Carolyn Englar
Carolyn Englar

Carolyn Englar is the Community Manager for Noodle Education. She graduated from Emory University with a BA in French and Journalism and recently received her Master's in Global Communications at the American University of Paris. In addition to running Noodle's Noodlings blog, which focuses on issues of education and technology, Carolyn is also a freelance writer for The Vivant, and writes for her own blog Ma Vie en Franglais. Feel free to chat with her on Twitter @cenglar.

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April 11, 2013

SAT Scores: Could Meditation Improve Them?

Recent studies conducted by show significant improvement in students’ test scores after they complete a mindfulness training program.

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April 11, 2013

Why Some Kids Flourish and Others Fail Under Pressure

The New York Times recently examined why some kids succeed under pressure while others completely fail, linking genetics to the results.
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March 12, 2013

Top 10 Colleges Where Students Study Abroad

The 10 schools on this list had an average of 83% of their 2011 graduates study abroad, compared to the average rate of 23% of college graduates overall.
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Feb. 15, 2013

Obama Education Plan: President Wants Preschool For All Children

With research showing academic struggle among kids who don't attend school prior to Kindergarten, Obama discusses his program that would guarantee preschool for all children.
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Feb. 13, 2013

Obama Outlines Much Needed Education Reform in His State Of the Union

Obama addressed a number of major issues in his State of the Union speech Tuesday night, but none was more important than education. And the audience agreed.
Jan. 28, 2013

Manti Te'o's "Girlfriend," and 6 Other People Who Never Really Graduated From Stanford

Manti Te'o's fake girlfriend Lennay Kekua follows in a long line of Stanford students who never actually graduated. Here's six of them, including Tiger Woods, Azia Kim and even JFK.

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Jan. 2, 2013

Top 5 Education Trends in 2013

What will education look like in 2013? Here are five trends to watch out for in the next year.
Dec. 18, 2012

iPad 4: How It Could Revolutionize the Education System, Along with the Mini

The iPad 4 and Mini are becoming opening the door to a revolution in education.