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Dec
11
2012

Social Media as a Teaching Tool

Guest Post By Stacy Anderson As the world changes, teachers have to adjust their teaching methods to get through to their students. Every generation brings out a new set of instructing obstacles, especially with the recent growth of technology. If you’re aiming to be a “cool” teacher, or at least a relevant one, you might want to look into using …Related Posts:Social Media as a Teaching ToolApps that Help Kids with GSPThe 10 Most Common [...]

Dec
2
2012

Four Practical Ways to Avoid Packing on the Pounds

Guest  Post By Melissa  Miller We’ve all heard the horror stories regarding weight gain in college. Through Facebook, I’ve seen one too many pictures of high school jocks and homecoming queens going off to college only to return looking much more filled out. It’s a sad tale, and it happens more than it should. Even though it’s a highly publicized …Related Posts:How to Write an Essay ExamDos and Don’ts in Writing College Application EssaysEssay writing [...]

Nov
17
2012

10 Outdoor Activities To Do With Kids

Guest Post By: Morgan Shawe Too often in this day and age, children spend most of their time inside the house sitting in front of the television set or playing video games. Parents generally want their children to expand their hobbies and play outdoors, but it can sometimes be difficult to come up with activities that …Related Posts:Turning Your Backyard into a PE PlaygroundThree Fun and Educational Things to do with Your Kids this SummerPuzzle [...]

Oct
27
2012

College Entrance Exams: Raising Scores

College Entrance Exams: Raising Scores with Free Prep Courses Guest Post by Kate Wilson Recent SAT test scores show that the average critical reading section score is the lowest it has been since 1972. The high school graduating class of 2012 received an average score of 496, out of a possible 800. The average score for writing has also dropped by …Related Posts:College Entrance Exams: Raising Scores SIMPLE WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR STUDYING HABITSSAT StrategiesGuest [...]

Oct
14
2012

Social Media as a Teaching Tool

Guest Post By Stacey Anderson As the world changes, teachers have to adjust their teaching methods to get through to their students. Every generation brings out a new set of instructing obstacles, especially with the recent growth of technology. If you’re aiming to be a “cool” teacher, or at least a relevant one, you might want to look into using …Related Posts:25 iPad Apps Changing College PrepHow to Write an Essay ExamDos and Don’ts in [...]

Oct
7
2012

Tips for Success When Taking Online Classes

Guest Post By:  Lisa Shoreland Online classes offer a number of benefits. For younger students, online courses offer more options to meet a diverse set of learning styles, as well as classes to supplement the traditional curriculum. For older students, online classes offer flexibility to meet personal obligations while pursuing an education. Because the nature of online education is so …Related Posts:How to Write an Essay ExamDos and Don’ts in Writing College Application EssaysEssay writing [...]

Sep
29
2012

Leave the Computer at Home

Leave the Computer at Home: Why Taking College Notes in a Journal is a Better Idea Guest Post By Maria Rainier There is nothing more I love in this world than my Apple Macbook computer. It’s perhaps the single greatest investment I’ve ever made in my life, and, no, I’m not exaggerating. As a full-time writer, I greatly depend upon my …Related Posts:How to Write an Essay ExamDos and Don’ts in Writing College Application EssaysEssay [...]

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