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Parents in the college admissions scandal cheated their kids out of learning from failure

Students with more grit are more likely to show higher levels of resilience and mental well-being, research shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

The parents in the college admissions scandal cheated their kids out of learning grit

Students with more grit are more likely to show higher levels of self-control, resilience, and mental well-being, research shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

LA Father Who Paid $400K For Georgetown Tennis Coach Bribe Pleads Guilty In Admissions Scandal

As more rocks are being turned over, more parents are falling at the hands of the world's largest college admissions scandal. Most recently, an executive from Los Angeles pled guilty to conspiracy charges for paying $400,000 in bribes to Wil.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 8th, 2019

The Latest: Cooperating parents plead guilty in college scam

The Latest on the college admissions scandal that has ensnared prominent parents and coaches at elite universities (all times local): 11:40 a.m......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 1st, 2019

In college admissions scandal, families from China reportedly paid the most

One Chinese family allegedly paid $6.5 million Singer, the consultant at the center of the scandal who flipped on the parents and helped the FBI build the case......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 27th, 2019

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli Plead Not Guilty in College Admissions Scandal

Meanwhile, 13 parents, including Fe.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 15th, 2019

Famous Colleges Aside, It’s Easier Than Ever to Get into Good Universities, Study Shows

Among the things lost in the admissions scandal involving parents who paid money under the table to get their children into elite schools is that college is not that hard to get into......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 10th, 2019

These Colleges Have the Lowest Acceptance Rate and It’s Less Than 10%

The recent college admissions scandal shows the lengths to which parents will go to get their children into high-end colleges. However, at most American colleges, more than half the applicants are........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 10th, 2019

Sixteen Parents, Including Lori Loughlin, Indicted in College Admissions Scandal

The indictments come on the heels of 13 parents, including actor Felicity Huffman, agreeing to plead guilty. Sixteen parents in the U.S......»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 9th, 2019

For an Edge in Ivy League Admissions, Grab an Oar and Row

This month’s Varsity Blues scandal demonstrates the tremendous power that college coaches can wield. In middle school, Amanda Grady played golf because her parents thought it would get her into a good college. She .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 30th, 2019

Yale Rescinds Admission of Student Accepted Through College Admissions Scandal

The student's parents had paid $1.2 million to h.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 25th, 2019

Parents in college scandal hire a formidable array of lawyers

What do you get the parents who have everything? If they’re accused of cheating their kids’ way into college, a damn good lawyer. The parents charged in the college admissions scandal that erupted... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 24th, 2019

Perspective: The college admissions scandal isn’t just about rich, entitled people

It's also a mirror of the March madness that befalls a lot of parents......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 23rd, 2019

Parents charged in college admissions scandal are turning to this convicted felon for advice

Like hardened Sherpas leading well-heeled clients up a treacherous peak, prison consultants have smoothed the road to incarceration for such big-name clients as Bernie Madoff, Martha Stewart and former NBA referee Tim Donaghy......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 23rd, 2019

The college admissions scandal isn’t just about rich, entitled people

It's also a mirror of the March madness that befalls a lot of parents.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 21st, 2019

Parents charged in the college admissions scandal are turning to this convicted felon for advice on life in prison

In the college admissions scheme that captured the public’s attention last week, prison consultants saw an opportunity. Part fixer and part therapist, their jobs range.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 21st, 2019

Parents caught in the college admissions scandal are turning to this convicted felon for advice on life in prison

In the college admissions scheme that captured the public’s attention last week prison consultants saw an opportunity. Part fixer and part therapist, their jobs range.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 20th, 2019

College Admissions Scandal Reportedly Took Advantage of Disability Accommodations for Standardized Testing

William "Rick" Singer reportedly told parents to have thei.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 19th, 2019

Son Publicly Defends Parents Implicated In Admissions Scandal While Smoking Blunt

The son of Gregory and Marcia Abbott, two parents involved in the recent college admissions scandal, defended his parents to the New York Post outside of the family's Fifth Avenue building this w.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 17th, 2019

College admissions scandal: Should the parents be blamed?

College scandal fallout.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 15th, 2019

Read the FBI complaint describing how New York families cheated

Parents, university coaches and a college-admissions counselor were among dozens charged Tuesday in a sweeping criminal conspiracy that sought to help applicants win admission to elite schools... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019