Research shows that many students are excessively optimistic about course grades. Those with a stronger sense of personal control are also less likely to receive the grades they expect.
Across Canada and around the world, thousands of students are paying cash for good grades - in tests, essays and even PhD theses. On Oct. 18, 2017, universities globally are fighting back.
This year's changes to GCSE grades means results cannot be compared with those of previous years.
Recent research raised concerns about girls' stereotypes on their gender's lack of 'brilliance.' But an overlooked finding suggests boys also hold hindering stereotypes about themselves in school.
Crunching the numbers on the latest school performance data.
Even though America claims to be a society based on hard work and meritocracy, rewards go only to those with the right college degree.