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Steven Ma

Former Wall Street Analyst Guarantees Students’ Acceptance At Elite Colleges

A tutoring center offers an exclusive algorithm to help students get into the college of their dreams. And the man who developed the formula even promises a money-back guarantee — but his service is not cheap.

11/30/2014

The Hoover Tower is visible through trees on the Stanford University campus on May 22, 2014 in Stanford, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bay Area Learning Centers Use ‘Moneyball’ Formula To Ensure Students Get Admitted To Top-Ranked Colleges

A Bay Area group of learning centers is using techniques more associated with baseball statistics to get students into the nation’s most competitive colleges.

11/14/2014

www.tutordoctorpeninsula.com

Best ACT And SAT Prep On The Peninsula

If taking the ACT or SAT exam is in your near future, then check out these test prep locales close to home.

CBS San Francisco–08/23/2013

Students take part in a skillshare class. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Online Skill Sharing Classes Offer Affordable Learning

You don’t need a credential or a classroom to teach a class anymore. A new company called Skillshare allows individuals to share their knowledge in a classroom setting, and get paid for it. The company’s motto is “Anyone Can Teach, Including You.”

06/20/2012

Salvation Army kettle

San Francisco Salvation Army Struggles To Fund Youth Programs

San Francisco is a good example of the findings of a new survey of Salvation Army youth programs around the country that finds serious funding deficiencies for programs that target young people.

03/13/2012

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