Over the past several years, major strides have been made in our student’s education to grow their understanding of life skills. These strides include more rigorous steps toward teaching the importance of a healthy diet and exercise, but there is one glaring area of information that is not taught extensively: mental health. Insurmountable pressure [...]
Each and every student has strengths and weaknesses that they will carry with them to college. Unfortunately, too often students find themselves not researching colleges, not applying to enough college, and ultimately deciding on the colleges that accept them. If you know a student who is close to graduating high school and unsure of where [...]
TED Talks began in 1984 with the belief that innovative ideas in technology, education, and design should be heard by everyone freely. Nowadays, these influential talks can be found on YouTube by the hundreds and the topics of discussion range from all different fields of study. As it was in 1984, the topic of education [...]
While many schools have already jumped onto the technology bandwagon, some are still lagging behind. Schools across the nation, from elementary through high school, have begun implementing different forms of technology into the classroom and it’s a route all educators should take, because it’s the best decision for the students and will benefit everyone involved [...]
No matter what age or grade a student is in, goals are an important part of a child’s education to keep them on the right path and to stay motivated. Whether they’re long-term or day to day, these goals help students keep track of their progress and will help future goal-setting when they become adults. [...]
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