Announcing The Pioneer Academics 2018 Research Journal

The Pioneer Research Program is respected as the world’s only online research program with US college credit for gifted teenagers. Today it announces the students whose papers were selected for publication in the 2018 Pioneer Research Journal! These papers were nominated by our faculty members and went through a rigorous faculty peer review evaluation process…

See Where Pioneer Scholars Will Go to College in 2019!

We’re very delighted to share what research 2018 Pioneer Scholars from around the world pursued and what colleges they will take their passionate selves to. The chart below lists Pioneer Scholars who received admissions from their dream college during the Early Application or Early Decision round. The chart is divided first into universities then into…

Chang’e 4’s Historic Mission to the “Dark” Side of the Moon Inspires Bright Young Minds

. The following article, fascinating in its content about this “first” in human history, presents a stimulating dialogue between a Professor from New York University, Pioneer Scholars (students who have completed the Pioneer Global Research Program), and students who follow Pioneer Academics on social media. ………………………………………………… ……………………………. . .

Scientific American features Pioneer as one of the three leading online mentoring programs (you can sign up to learn more about Pioneer)

. .           You can click here to read the entire article. . High school students – do you want to dive into an area of study and explore a never-before answered question with a professor-mentor? Pioneer Academics, a public benefit corporation, created a research mentorship model for high school students in…

Five Keys to Fostering Independent Learning

Article Published in The Edvocate on Dec 20, 2017 . The Edvocate article link . From spotting bias to connecting learning with the world outside the classroom, these classroom practices will help students ‘learn how to learn.’ . By Dennis Pierce . In too many K-12 classrooms, students are still being spoon-fed information. But this outdated approach…

Justice and the Arab Spring: A Guide to the Arab Street

Students began signing on to Pioneer Academics’ Pioneer Open Dialogue Series (PODS) landing page a half-hour early, not to get a good seat, for no one had to leave their home to attend; but to make sure the technology was working.  “Microphone?” “Check!”  “Camera?” Check!” “You’re good to go,” from Pioneer Academics Program Director Matthew Jaskol…

Pioneer Professor: You Can Be an Entrepreneur

Pioneer Academics held a Pioneer Open Dialogue Seminar (PODS) with Professor Ted Zoller of University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler School of Business on December 16, 2016. At UNC, he oversees the teaching and outreach programs of the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies. Dr. Zoller spoke online with 20 students from six regions: Rwanda, India, China, Hong Kong,…

Pioneer Announces Nominees for Publication in the 2016 Pioneer Research Journal

Pioneer Academics has announced the nominees for publication in the 2016 Pioneer Research Journal! The nominated papers were produced by 10th and 11th grade high school students from around the world and are the culmination of their participation in the Pioneer Research Program. .  The Journal is published each year to showcase the outstanding work…

AO Dialogue: Pomona College – A Small School With Outsized Possibilities

Even though it’s small in size, Pomona College has a major reputation and is consistently ranked among the best liberal arts colleges in the US. It’s strong in research, resources and professional opportunities for students, and diversity in its community. This is why Pioneer Academics recently organized an Admission Officer (AO) Dialogue session for its…

Pioneer Academics and Oberlin College Announce Partnership Offering New Approach to Online Education

Pioneer Academics, the leading online academic research program for high school students, and Oberlin College, a premier American liberal arts college, today announce a partnership in offering a new approach to online education. Starting in 2016, Ohio-based Oberlin will grant course credit and provide an Oberlin transcript to Pioneer students upon their completion of the…