Getting accepted into the college of your choice is only the beginning of your higher education journey. With the cost of an education increasing year after year, it is no wonder that many students and their parents struggle to find ways to afford the associated expenses. Check out this informative video about applying for a student
No, do not run away from this read due to such a long, drawn out, title. It looks all scholar-ish and what not, but it totally fits. For those of you who do not know what an epidemic is, shame on you! Intuitively, it usually refers to a period of time when a disease spreads
Social Media has become a part of our daily life so I thought I’ll explain the differences between them. Twitter Because Twitter has a 140 character limitation, all the news presented via Twitter needs to be short, very clear, engaging and matter-of-fact. Your message must be a short communication of news or a how-to-do, e.g.
Case study of a highly privileged, under-achieving, student with low skills who appeared to be going from bad to worse. Teachers face challenges which they come to realize are beyond their own influence. There are times when a teacher has to admit that she/he has done everything possible and the results are not encouraging. Below
One thing I truly love about reading y’all’s comments is they often make me think about things either in a new light or at a much deeper level than I had. … I would have to sit down and run the numbers – this isn’t an emotional decision, which I am afraid you have made
Many of the largest organizations, both for-profit and non-profit, depend on their volunteers to get things done and keep their institutions rolling along. Internships, a word which has been maligned recently thanks to the Washington merry-go-round, is an excellent way for a novice to learn about an organizations workings, particularly if it’s in a field
A Twitter friend of mine asked me “when do you take a drink of company Kool-Aid and when do you stay to the course of being a Linchpin?” It’s a good question and I’m sure that a lot of people are struggling with this same question. First let’s remember that Seth Godins’ book, although a
1. What do you like best about summer weekends? Fridays. I love waking up on sunny Fridays and knowing that the weekend is ahead of me. Also? Friday morning commutes during the summer totally rock. 2. What is your favorite summer event? That would be my birthday on August 29th. But this year I am
Ever wondered how teachers get evaluated in places other than Mainz? Well, check out this post on developments in the U.S. You’ll be surprised. All American states are micromanaging principals to a degree never seen before. For example, in Memphis, Tennessee, principals are required to have a pre-observation conference with each teacher (which takes 20
I had a sudden realization this morning. Ten years ago this fall I was starting my senior year of college, I had accomplished a lot since then and currently I am also working as a volunteer developing online GED classes with an online platform named BestGEDClasses, though my education was in the classical music field.