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  • After the novelty of college has worn off, you may realize that during the course of the first few months, along with a criminally heavy workload, you have also developed a host of bad habits.

    8 Bad Habits Every College Student Can Relate To

    8 Bad Habits Every College Student Can Relate To

    by Priya Barua2

  • Each spring, countless parents realize they can't afford to send their child to college. That's because many Americans are now priced out of the market.

    When Parents Can't Afford College

    When Parents Can't Afford College

    by ologsinquito11

  • Good handwriting is still an important skill. Whether it is you or your children who need to improve your penmanship, use this guide to learn dozens of activities and lessons that will allow you to write in a beautiful hand.

    Penmanship: The Art of Teaching Handwriting

    Penmanship: The Art of Teaching Handwriting

    by Evelyn Saenz183

  • Are you considering unschooling in the state of Florida? This article outlines the things you need to know to meet the home education requirements under Florida statutes and get off to a great start!

    How to Unschool in the State of Florida

    How to Unschool in the State of Florida

    by Donna Fairley Huebsch20

  • There are three common writing errors. Often when we write, we become very redundant and write very superfluous words and sentences. Here is how to watch out for them.

    Common Errors in Writing

    Common Errors in Writing

    by Angela Michelle Schultz24

  • Many IELTS test takers often wonder whether the British Council or IDP test is easier. This confusion is often found among the test takers in Asian countries like India, Pakistan etc.

    IDP or British Council? Which Is Easier?

    IDP or British Council? Which Is Easier?

    by jackchubby17

  • Authored by James Muñoz History is the academic discipline that gives the human species the ability to understand the present through past events. History allows for a more comprehensible illumination of the present; the possibilities of our...

    History as Art or Science

    History as Art or Science

    by SHREDDER680

  • This guide will teach you how to make a simple yet powerful equatorial sundial using household materials step by step with photos. By the end of this, you will have a very impressive and fully functional sundial!

    How To Make An Equatorial Sundial - With Photos

    How To Make An Equatorial Sundial - With Photos

    by Susan W29

  • Comics for Shakespeare? It may sound far-fetched but graphic novels are a great way to introduce the Bard to visually oriented teens. Practical strategies and resource ideas.

    How to Use Shakespearean Graphic Novels

    How to Use Shakespearean Graphic Novels

    by Sharilee Swaity8

  • This is my story of teaching English from 2007 until 2010 in Thailand. I relive my experiences of teaching in government and private schools in the Bangkok area.

    What's It Like Teaching English in Thailand

    What's It Like Teaching English in Thailand

    by Paul Richard Kuehn15

  • A list of comma rules with examples and explanations.

    10 Comma Rules

    10 Comma Rules

    by Kenna Jackson0

  • The key to successful classroom instruction is to become an organized teacher. Planning and preparation leads to a better school learning environment for the teacher and student.

    How to Be an Organized Teacher

    How to Be an Organized Teacher

    by Dianna Mendez66

  • Inclusive practice is a necessity for 21st-century classrooms. Inclusive education is not a detriment to academia. Rather, inclusion not only benefits the students with special needs on a social level, but also benefits general education students as well. Soon, this will be common practice for all.

    21st Century Education: Inclusion in the Classroom

    21st Century Education: Inclusion in the Classroom

    by JourneyHolm0

  • Advice for English majors from a graduate of California State University's Creative Writing program. How to turn your English Degree into a career.

    Advice For English Majors

    Advice For English Majors

    by Jennifer Arnett6

  • A winning scholarship essay can be worth thousands of dollars. Make your essay the strongest it can be so you win a scholarship. Read the key elements and samples of winning scholarship essays.

    The Art of the Scholarship Essay

    The Art of the Scholarship Essay

    by Nadia Archuleta4

  • Substitute teaching can be an excellent way of gaining experience and earning a living, but is it right for you? You may want to consider becoming a substitute teacher if you are an aspiring classroom teacher or even if you have no experience teaching.

    Should You Become a Substitute Teacher?

    Should You Become a Substitute Teacher?

    by Jennifer Wilber4

  • I am a diploma-prepared Registered Nurse. People often ask what a diploma is and how does it differ from a Bachelor's or Associate Degree. I'll explain the pros and cons and include a few stories.

    My Diploma of Nursing School Experience

    My Diploma of Nursing School Experience

    by Kari Poulsen11

  • The Benefits of Studying Physics - There are many reasons to study physics at university. These include increased employability, career choice, and prestige.

    The Benefits of Studying Physics

    The Benefits of Studying Physics

    by Thomas Swan7

  • If you’re interested in teaching at a community college, you should know what they look for. The requirements vary, but there are some basics that hopeful community college professors should know.

    Qualifications Needed to Teach at a Community College

    Qualifications Needed to Teach at a Community College

    by Katherine Sanger3

  • Need help with a College English Syllabus? See this sample for ideas you can copy. Includes Syllabus quiz.

    College English Syllabus Sample

    College English Syllabus Sample

    by Virginia Kearney14

  • This article discusses ways to deal with lack of motivation to prevent loss of self confidence in your writing ability and your potential for becoming a successful freelance or creative writer.

    Overcome Writer's Block Caused by Lack of Motivation

    Overcome Writer's Block Caused by Lack of Motivation

    by Natalie Frank4

  • The scientific method helps students learn about science and make use of critical thinking skills in the process. The scientific method and its steps are explained here.

    Formula for Using the Scientific Method

    Formula for Using the Scientific Method

    by Joan Whetzel5

  • It is convenient and fun to learn languages online. In this article, I describe my experiences of learning and reviewing languages like Chinese Mandarin, Thai, and German on different sites.

    My Experience Learning Foreign Languages Online

    My Experience Learning Foreign Languages Online

    by Paul Richard Kuehn6

  • Five steps to becoming better orators, more respected advisors, and knowing when and under what circumstances our opinions should come to bear on a conversation.

    Understanding the Nature of Discussion

    Understanding the Nature of Discussion

    by Jeffrey6

  • Are study skills important for success in school? Is success in school essential for success in life? And where does thinking come into all of this? These are important questions for teachers to ask.

    The Difference Between Studying and Learning

    The Difference Between Studying and Learning

    by Aya Katz30

  • This article provides unique rubric template that creates an easily quantifiable way to ensure that struggling students feel success while at the same time pushing successful students to achieve their potential. The Slide Rubric is an exceptional source of student motivation.

    Rubrics for Teachers: Differentiation & The Slide Rubric

    Rubrics for Teachers: Differentiation & The Slide Rubric

    by wayseeker18

  • If you are looking for a great project for your students to create for Black History Month, look no further. This project is complete with ideas and a rubric for grading.

    Black History Month Project

    Black History Month Project

    by cardelean15

  • The transition from home to dorm can sometimes be a little more than scary. Here are some tips on how to cope with the big move from dependent or independent.

    Dorm Life: Tips for Freshmen Girls

    Dorm Life: Tips for Freshmen Girls

    by WickedLittleLiar4

  • In my experience, college was exciting and enlightening but finishing my thesis was full of missteps and brutal criticism. As an art, student it was more than brutal; it was crushing. How to recover?

    Artistic Nature and Harsh Criticism

    Artistic Nature and Harsh Criticism

    by Denise McGill20

  • The Medical College Admissions Test can be a daunting task for anyone to take on. In this article, I go over some strategies for preparing to take the MCAT.

    How to Prepare for the MCAT

    How to Prepare for the MCAT

    by NumbaOne-10

  • There are lots of good reasons to go to graduate school: A higher degree usually means higher earnings over time. A graduate education lets you dig deeper into a subject that you’re passionate about. You can make valuable connections in graduate...

    PhD or MBA—Choosing the Right Graduate Degree for You

    PhD or MBA—Choosing the Right Graduate Degree for You

    by ManekiNeko9

  • Find a few tips on how to teach Roman numerals to children, along with some reasons why teaching Roman numerals to young children is a great idea. You will also find a refresher on Roman numerals.

    How to Teach Roman Numerals

    How to Teach Roman Numerals

    by Jason McBride0

  • Resources and study strategies to help you pass organic chemistry. These ochem study tips are written by a student who did well in the ochem I and II and includes useful advice shared by a professor.

    How to Pass Organic Chemistry

    How to Pass Organic Chemistry

    by Melanie Palen1

  • Anyone can write a recipe. The trick is to find a special niche that makes your food article stand out in the crowded field. Try these suggestions.

    How To Write A Food Article

    How To Write A Food Article

    by Bill Holland140

  • Can the colour red make you a better player? Does it make you more attractive? Are blue pills more effective? This intriguing lesson plan will appeal to intermediate, upper and advanced levels.

    ESL/EFL Lesson Plan – Colour Psychology

    ESL/EFL Lesson Plan – Colour Psychology

    by Muttface1

  • Word games are great for increasing kids' vocabularies. Here are four choices for improving vocabulary: Apples to Apples, Scrabble, Word Up, and Balderdash. A useful article for teachers and parents.

    Four Fun Board Games for Improving Kids' Vocabularies

    Four Fun Board Games for Improving Kids' Vocabularies

    by Sharilee Swaity39

  • Practice test questions for Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare. Great for teachers and students. Best for English literature grade 9. Feel free to cut and paste into your exam.

    Romeo and Juliet Test Questions

    Romeo and Juliet Test Questions

    by clairewait0

  • To understand how the structures and functions of living organisms work, you must study the process of respiration and the action of enzymes. This article gives a detailed explanation of this vital aspect of biology with clear, concise text accompanied by diagrams, illustrations, and videos.

    Biology for Kids: Respiration and Enzymes

    Biology for Kids: Respiration and Enzymes

    by Amanda Littlejohn2

  • To write a worthwhile review, it is not enough to think back on movies you've recently seen. Try to watch the movie you've chosen in the theatre or on a large screen, and be sure to take notes as you watch. If you are bent on professionalism, it is...

    Do it Right! The Basics of Film Review

    Do it Right! The Basics of Film Review

    by LaurelB4

  • Studying doesn't have to be a grueling process. Use these tips to study smarter, instead of harder.

    How to Study Smart, Not Hard

    How to Study Smart, Not Hard

    by Priya Barua8

  • Although they tend to be all about your own experiences, writing a descriptive essay can be challenging. Have no fear, here are some tips to set you on the right track to a good descriptive essay.

    Tips for Writing a Descriptive Essay

    Tips for Writing a Descriptive Essay

    by Lisa8

  • For English Language Learners, writing is a process that goes beyond spelling and grammar. It begins with socializing and evolves into copying sentence frames; eventually writing essays. Students need written and oral feedback, and should engage with prompts that are culturally relevant and diverse.

    Teaching Writing to English Language Learners

    Teaching Writing to English Language Learners

    by JourneyHolm0

  • Here are three of the best books to help you improve your writing skills, plus one of the most inspirational books ever written.

    Best Writing Books for Beginners

    Best Writing Books for Beginners

    by Eric Dockett10

  • Step by Step explanation of how to do an Annotated Bibliography (Survey and Annotation of Sources). Includes how to teach this using Perspectives on Argument by Nancy Wood.

    How to Write an Annotated Bibliography

    How to Write an Annotated Bibliography

    by Virginia Kearney4

  • Has your church started a Stephen Ministry? Are you wondering if you should take the training to become a Stephen minister? Here's what to expect if you take that important step to serving others in the Stephen Ministry.

    How Do You Become a Stephen Minister?

    How Do You Become a Stephen Minister?

    by Barbara Radisavljevic7

  • College dropouts can achieve all of the success a college graduate can. This article covers 10 things all college dropouts want you to know - especially those who did complete college.

    10 Things College Dropouts Want You to Know

    10 Things College Dropouts Want You to Know

    by David Livermore2

  • Special education has a goal: to offer FAPE – that is, “free and appropriate education”. Yet, as with many goals associated with public schools, FAPE’s application is based on its interpretation.

    FAPE Defines Special Education

    FAPE Defines Special Education

    by Dean Traylor2

  • When it comes to teaching abroad, every country has its pros and cons, but some are certainly riskier than others. Sometimes the problems in a country run much deeper than the recruiters' glossy websites would lead you to believe.

    6 Countries to Avoid Teaching English In

    6 Countries to Avoid Teaching English In

    by Ria Fritz2

  • Here are instructions on how to assemble a first aid kit for your college student's dorm room, including a checklist for bandages, medications, useful tools and more.

    How to Make a College Dorm First Aid Kit

    How to Make a College Dorm First Aid Kit

    by FlourishAnyway20

  • Grading writing assignments is one of the more time consuming and thankless tasks of teaching. These tips and techniques will help you power through your piles of papers faster!

    How to Grade Assignments Faster

    How to Grade Assignments Faster

    by Kymberly Fergusson12

  • Investigating current electricity is a great hands on experience for kids to grasp the basic concepts of a resource so important to their daily lives. A circuit board makes the experience less frustrating and so much easier to demonstrate. With this circuit board it is possible to demonstrate series, parallel and a combination of both these circuits clearly and easily.

    How to Make a Circuit Board to Demonstrate Simple Electrical Circuits for Kids

    How to Make a Circuit Board to Demonstrate Simple Electrical Circuits for Kids

    by Teresa Coppens2

  • How to create a teaching portfolio in five basic steps: 1. Gather potential items. 2. Select the best examples. 3. Prepare all artifacts. 4. Organize 5. Edit. Detailed directions for each step, with tips and hints for a success.

    How to Create a Teaching Portfolio

    How to Create a Teaching Portfolio

    by Jule Romans0

  • Ice breakers are designed to help students get to know one another or introduce topics in a classroom. They help set the environment for positive learning.

    Challenging and Fun Classroom Ice Breakers

    Challenging and Fun Classroom Ice Breakers

    by Dianna Mendez53

  • Future education will incorporate wireless connections, social media, e-paper and e-books, and online classrooms. Teachers must integrate these technologies to engage their students. As pedagogy evolves, teachers must keep up with the fast-paced changes of a generation born online.

    21st Century Pedagogy: An Educator’s Guide for Teaching the Future

    21st Century Pedagogy: An Educator’s Guide for Teaching the Future

    by JourneyHolm2

  • While most people experience some anxiety during exams, too much could affect your concentration and performance. Take steps to reduce test anxiety and achieve exam success.

    7 Tips to Successfully Overcome Test Anxiety

    7 Tips to Successfully Overcome Test Anxiety

    by Yvette Stupart PhD10

  • What is the best way to write an effective lesson plan? How can you reduce time spent on lesson planning? Actually, there is no one answer to either of these questions, but this hub aims to give you some advice...

    How to Quickly Write an Effective Lesson Plan

    How to Quickly Write an Effective Lesson Plan

    by Rhys Baker4

  • When your professor requests that you write your paper according to APA style (the official style of the American Psychological Association), you will need to follow several formatting rules that will make your paper more coherent and easier to read. Use this helpful checklist with visual examples to help you format a new paper in APA style!

    Essay Basics: Format a Paper in APA Style

    Essay Basics: Format a Paper in APA Style

    by Brian Scott0

  • Children are so interesting that it's easy to get distracted. This sample paper covers the questions you should be asking yourself before beginning your observation to keep you on track.

    Sample Observation Paper for Child Development

    Sample Observation Paper for Child Development

    by Kimberly Lake1

  • You've gotten into grad school...now how are you going to survive it? Tips for those starting graduate school, from budgeting to on-campus services and buying textbooks.

    10 Tips for Beginning Graduate School

    10 Tips for Beginning Graduate School

    by Tiffany R Isselhardt5

  • By attending one of many tuition-free colleges, you can save quite a bit of money on your education. Find out which colleges don't charge a dime for tuition!

    7 Tuition-Free Colleges & Universities

    7 Tuition-Free Colleges & Universities

    by Melanie Palen10

  • Are you a college-bound teen? Discover how to make adjustments such as dealing with your new freedom, making new friends, and balancing school-work with other activities.

    Helpful Advice for Freshmen About College Life

    Helpful Advice for Freshmen About College Life

    by Yvette Stupart PhD8

  • Bertha Vazquez is a middle school teacher with a passion for teaching evolution. In 2015, she founded “The Institute for Evolutionary Science” with the support of the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science to help middle school teachers master the subject and inspire their students.

    Teachers Teaching Teachers How to Teach Evolution

    Teachers Teaching Teachers How to Teach Evolution

    by Catherine Giordano23

  • No longer is just teaching a concept satisfactory. Reinforcement is necessary to ensure that concepts are understood. Developing positive reinforcement techniques pay big dividends.

    Develop Reinforcement Techniques

    Develop Reinforcement Techniques

    by Jacqueline Williamson BBA MPA MS6

  • Beware of a recession in the Capstone simulation (Capsim). A team that is doing well can really get slammed if they do not check the Capstone Courier and "Next Year’s Segment Growth" for all sensor segments.

    Capsim Simulation:  Beware of a Recession

    Capsim Simulation: Beware of a Recession

    by JamesCage3

  • Th could be hard or soft. It could also be initial, medial or final. But for young kids; you only teach the simple topics so as not to confuse and bore them.

    How to Teach Hard and Soft th to Young Kids

    How to Teach Hard and Soft th to Young Kids

    by Felisa Daskeo5

  • It is always a challenge to discipline students as a Substitute Teacher. Using your training, common sense and these suggestions will help ensure that your day substituting in the classroom will be a successful one.

    How to Discipline Students as a Substitute Teacher

    How to Discipline Students as a Substitute Teacher

    by Claudia Mitchell57

  • Teaching English as a foreign language is a difficult career. These are some common teaching mistakes that esl teachers make that often prevent their students from learning. Learn these and teach yourself to be a better teacher.

    Teaching ESL: Common Mistakes That English Teachers Make

    Teaching ESL: Common Mistakes That English Teachers Make

    by Jeff Davis39

  • As an alumna of one of the major American conservatories of music, I am often asked, “Which is the best music school in America?” Young, talented students want to know which conservatory will provide them...

    The Best Conservatories of Music in the United States

    The Best Conservatories of Music in the United States

    by Second Act7

  • Take a look at the A-Z of Biology. 26 of the most important terms in the field, with a brief explanation of each one. Complete with illustrations and instructional videos. Enjoy!

    The Biology ABC

    The Biology ABC

    by Rhys Baker3

  • The cost of a college degree will be one of the biggest investments you’ll make in your life. But going back to school could be a worthwhile expense if you're thinking about a career change.

    Can You Afford to Go Back to College?

    Can You Afford to Go Back to College?

    by Sadie Holloway0

  • Learn more about mindmapping as an aid to retaining information no matter what level. Mind maps can be used for education, daily tasks or even as a tool in treating memory loss in Alzheimer's.

    Using Mindmapping As A Memory Tool

    Using Mindmapping As A Memory Tool

    by Audrey Kirchner26

  • Writing prompts for first graders and tips for using them in the classroom (including information on how to create your own).

    Writing Prompts for 1st Graders

    Writing Prompts for 1st Graders

    by Julia Shebel4

  • Teaching old dogs new tricks requires some patience, and an understanding of the difficulties that senior students face. Classes for seniors are also very rewarding - both for the teacher and the students!

    Difficulties and Rewards of Teaching Seniors

    Difficulties and Rewards of Teaching Seniors

    by Kymberly Fergusson5

  • Experience is showing that wise water management is key to the success of a civilization. This article shows what a career in this field could entail and how to get training.

    Land Use vs. Watershed Management Degrees

    Land Use vs. Watershed Management Degrees

    by watergeek3

  • Today, distance education is getting to be a popular way to attend school. Now that the trend is expanding to many top colleges, anyone from anywhere can now enrol at an online school to obtain anything from a diploma to a PhD.

    Distance Education - Pros and Cons of Online Study

    Distance Education - Pros and Cons of Online Study

    by viryabo21

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