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Adult students participating in active learning

Active Learning Challenges Old Education Models

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Quality online courses that utilize active learning methods may provide the best of both worlds for working adults who choose to return to school: the collaborative, real-world skill-building of a…

Adult students participating in active learning

Active Learning Challenges Old Education Models

Article

Quality online courses that utilize active learning methods may provide the best of both worlds for working adults who choose to return to school: the collaborative, real-world skill-building of a…

Harvard Extension School graduates

How to Set Goals and Achieve Balance—in and Outside the Classroom

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Learn how solid goals and time management can help you achieve success.

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What You Should Know When Considering a Graduate Program

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Considering a graduate degree? Browse our tips to navigate the journey. 

How Students Balance Full-Time Work and School

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Returning to school has its challenges. Here we explore how students balance it all. 

The Value of a Graduate Certificate

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Learn about the market for graduate certificates, and discover the differences between a certificate and degree.

Tips for How to Succeed as an Online Student

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Explore these 10 helpful tips for success as an online student.

Show Off Your Academic Athleticism in These 10 Courses

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Challenging your intellectual strength and agility in these fall courses.

Harvard Is for (Library) Lovers

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Take a photo tour of some of our favorite spaces to curl up with a book.

Cut the Clutter: 17 Phrases to Omit from Your Writing Today

Faculty Insight

The ability to write effectively gives anyone a competitive edge in their career. Learn one trick for honing these skills. 

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