Every parent wants what is best for their child. This might be a difficult task, especially with the vast number of schools to choose from.
The best possible option would be to choose a school that is well known and established and one that has a good reputation. You would want the school to provide a good all-round education… Read the rest
As much as 33% of the population still cannot read. Quite a number of children pick up the ability to read, quite well, even while not being taught. Some children however struggle through it. For these children, a systematic process must be followed in order to ensure that they will be able to read. Here are a few things to… Read the rest
With the world growing more and more competitive, knowing a few foreign languages has its bonuses. At some workplaces it is a must. Knowing a foreign language, whether it is for social, professional or personal reasons will have its benefits. Here are a few:
Professional reasons – most people would learn a foreign language because their employer insists on it.… Read the rest
Have you heard the famous saying that says “For every word you write, you should read a thousand”. In an environment that promotes science and math, reading skills of children are also important. Now that kids are out of school for summer, reading skills get a back seat. It is time to implement ways to keep kids involved in reading.… Read the rest
Colleges are holding graduation ceremonies and schools are getting ready to send kids home for summer. It is hard for parents to keep their college bound kids on study mode during their summer vacation. Here are few points to stress and discuss with your kids to stay on track even during their summer vacation.
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About $67 million student loans are currently in default in the U.S. If someone hasn’t made a payment on a student loan for more than 270 days, then it is considered in default. Loans have been issued by the Department of Education (DOE) and there are 23 private debt collecting companies working for the DOE to collect on your debt.… Read the rest
Due to the latest research on the stem cell therapy, we could be on the verge of eliminating the controversial debate on the issue. Stem cell therapy is a contentious issue because it’s incredibly divisive. Many feel that utilizing stem cells to heal others is a moral issue which essentially makes it a moral dilemma.
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As the average person spends more of their time on social media sites, the potential for efficient advertising grows as well. Given that advertising has a lot to do with creating brand awareness and letting the public know about product and service offers, social media is a great medium through which to achieve these goals. There are many different social… Read the rest
By Samuel Phineas Upham
Why do some people see the world darker than others? Science Daily reports that it might have to do with their genes. According to a new study published in Psychological Science, a gene variant might be responsible for making certain people experience emotional situations more vividly than others.
According to the article, the gene… Read the rest
Makeup artistry can be an incredibly exciting and lucrative career path. The first step in becoming a makeup artist is to attend an accredited school for makeup artistry and learn various application techniques and skills. In addition to learning the necessary techniques, it’s essential to follow certain guidelines in behavior in order to reach success as a makeup artist.
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Most online businesses have become familiar with the standard types of display advertising. Banners, videos, and the like have become the regular when utilizing online marketing. So where can a business find an extra edge in marketing and what can they do to make their advertisements do their intended job well?
There are three precise aspects that can be used with… Read the rest
Pennsylvania public schools would have wider latitude to furlough employees during tough economic times and would not have to start with the least senior workers under proposals that were debated Tuesday …
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President Barack Obama is summoning college presidents and business leaders to a daylong Dec. 11 summit at the White House to discuss specific ways to make higher education more accessible to low-income students, Yahoo News has learned.
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Alabama’s health insurance program for education employees is looking at a $220 million shortfall in funding for the next fiscal year, which may have to be made up by requiring many participants to pay …
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A Toledo, Ohio student, armed with a pellet gun and holed up by himself at a high school was taken into custody on Monday after police used a non-lethal “bean bag” projectile to end a standoff, authorities said. The 14-year-old Scott High School student displayed a pellet gun, but did not threaten anyone with it, Toledo Police Lieutenant Mark King said. “It was a pellet gun, but it... [Read more]
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The weekly meetings of Mouthing Off!, a group for students at Mills College in Oakland, Calif., who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, always start the same way. Members take turns going around the room saying their names and the personal pronouns they want others to use when referring to them — she, he or something else
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