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What Skills Can Your Child Learn at Home?

Life goes hand in hand with development, and it’s important for everyone, especially children, to keep acquiring new skills. The more skills your little one learns before leaving the family nest, the easier they’ll find to use these skills throughout their lifetime. Not…


Added by Tracey Clayton on October 22, 2019 at 4:09 — No Comments

Cognitive Benefits of Play

Cognitive development encompasses all the ways in which children think, explore the world they live in and figure out different things. Through it, children can establish an understanding of what goes on around them, which is why it’s extremely important that parents…


Added by Tracey Clayton on October 17, 2019 at 7:26 — No Comments

5 Benefits of Using Visuals for Learning

They say that there are several types of learners, one of which is the visual type. However, there’s a difference between teaching via visual means and using visuals to teach. Even in completely text-based learning materials, a change in the font has its significance. If…


Added by Tracey Clayton on October 14, 2019 at 5:45 — No Comments

Steps You Can Take to Help Your Child Improve Their GPA

School is a big source of stress in a lot of kids’ lives, as well as their parents’. The grades we get play such a crucial role in what college we can get into and how the rest of our lives play out. This isn’t to say that grades are in any way a marker for how smart you…


Added by Tracey Clayton on August 9, 2019 at 6:15 — No Comments

Inspire Creativity in Your Children

Your kid comes rushing home from school, happy and grinning as they show you their latest art project. After looking at the big smudge of indeterminate color that they claim resembles your family, you give a small nod and a tight smile as you pin it on the fridge. Unless your face turned into a runny blotch of mud when you weren’t looking, this little piece of art is terrible. Alright, so your kid won’t be the next Picasso. Guess it’s time to invest in some…


Added by Tracey Clayton on July 8, 2019 at 2:59 — No Comments

How to Organize a Classroom for Maximum Student Engagement

When it comes to designing creative learning spaces, there are a lot of things to consider. Although you are working with limited space (and budget), by following the basic principles of learning-friendly design, you too can create a learning environment that will inspire your students to work together and learn. Here is how you can transform your classroom into a functional and engaging learning environment.…


Added by Tracey Clayton on June 28, 2019 at 6:10 — No Comments

Educational Grad Trip Ideas

Sure, grad trips are supposed to be fun and full of partying with friends—you as a parent know it already. However, by choosing a proper destination, your child can have both crazy fun and learn a thing or two in the meantime. Check out these perfect grad trip destinations that feed the brain, develop individuality and offer unforgettable memories.…


Added by Tracey Clayton on April 24, 2019 at 2:28 — No Comments

The Importance of Finding the Right Early Childhood Education Program

It is common knowledge that young minds are shaped in the first several years of their life – therefore, it is important to find the right program to enroll your children in and help them get the most of their lives. By pointing them in the right direction education-wise, you’ll be helping them in the long run since starting with education early can be beneficial in so many aspects. Read on to learn more about the importance of finding the best early childhood…


Added by Tracey Clayton on April 10, 2019 at 7:36 — No Comments

The Value of Early Childhood Education

There might have been reservations about the importance of early childhood education, but the evidence to confirm it have been piling constantly. Over a decade ago, California tried to pass a law which would make preschool education mandatory, but the attempt was futile. People didn’t want to use tax-payers’ money to fund it and there were many parents who firmly believed that home schooling was the best option for their kids.…


Added by Tracey Clayton on March 28, 2019 at 6:57 — 1 Comment

From a New Grad to an Entrepreneur: Starting a Business Right after College

It seems that, throughout our childhoods, but also later in life, we are in constant state of waiting for something larger to happen. Namely, we are waiting to enroll in high school while still kids, then we are waiting to start college. However, once in college, we are waiting to…


Added by Tracey Clayton on February 21, 2019 at 7:35 — No Comments

Choosing the Ideal Language School

From better job opportunities, to actually becoming a smarter individual—the benefits of learning a new language are numerous. Whether you’re already an adventurous polyglot who’s in love with linguistics or simply someone who needs to learn a new language for professional purposes, the first step to success is finding the right…


Added by Tracey Clayton on October 23, 2018 at 6:52 — No Comments

How to Keep Track of Extracurricular Activities to Prevent Over-scheduling

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Most of us have faced this dilemma at one point: should I keep my kid occupied as much as possible or allow them to have more free time to play? Everyone who has ever thought about it must have…


Added by Tracey Clayton on September 27, 2018 at 4:30 — No Comments

8 Most Profitable Professions to Study for

You’ve finished high-school and now you’re looking for a university, but you have no idea what profession you should choose? If you want to earn big bucks, you simply need to choose a profession that’s needed, that you can easily find a job in, and most importantly, a profitable one. Here is a list of some of the most profitable and rewarding professions that you can study for if you want to ensure a steady living and better…


Added by Tracey Clayton on August 14, 2018 at 6:53 — No Comments

Make Your Students Days as Easy as You Can

College life can be the best or the worst that ever happened to you, depending on how you manage to organize all the important stuff. This period is both time and money consuming, and sometimes there is a lot of stress involved, so we can call it a challenging entryway to the adults’ world. Maybe for the first time in your life, you have to worry about things like monthly budget and utility bills. However, it is possible to deal with these challenges that are…


Added by Tracey Clayton on August 3, 2018 at 5:00 — No Comments

Benefits of Studying Abroad

College is one excitement-filled, stressful, but ultimately rewarding experience. While the idea of studying abroad doesn’t enter everyone’s head, we think it’s definitely a great option to consider, especially for students who seek adventure. If you’re wondering about what else is out there and why you should look at foreign colleges if you want to combine excellent education with cultural exchange, we present a few benefits that might motivate you…


Added by Tracey Clayton on January 15, 2018 at 3:25 — No Comments

Top Tips for Property and Real Estate Students

Starting a real estate company or taking on a career in such a competitive sector is a daunting endeavor. Even people who possess the necessary traits may struggle to get the foot in the door. If you play it right, though, you should be able to reap numerous benefits and earn good money. Here are some steps you need to take in order to overcome obstacles on the road to success.…


Added by Tracey Clayton on July 14, 2017 at 8:01 — No Comments

8 Creative Ways to Motivate Yourself to Study

If you could have 5 minutes alone with the guy who invented textbooks, how hard would you hit him? Sadly, you can’t do that, and even if you could, you should know by now that education is important, not only for achieving your lifelong dreams, but to look smart at all times. Hey, image is everything in today’s world.

But studying is boring. There aren’t a whole lot of viable arguments against that fact, so rather than trying to convince yourself that you’ll have a…


Added by Tracey Clayton on May 29, 2017 at 3:32 — No Comments

5 Benefits of Investing in Your Education

People keep learning new things for as long as they live. However, there is a misconception that formal education is something reserved for teens and individuals in their twenties. This is why a lot of people restrain from going on courses later on in life. Still, this is one of the greatest mistakes one could possibly make. With this in mind, here are five benefits of investing in your education for as long as you live.…


Added by Tracey Clayton on January 23, 2017 at 4:53 — No Comments

Simple Tool for Successful Learning: Taking Notes

Taking notes is about more than just remembering and being able to reproduce data. It’s actually a pretty important learning tool, which helps develop student’s minds in ways that go beyond the subject they’re taking at the moment. Active listening is necessary to take in the information and organize them in clear and simplified way – and that’s basically what note taking is. It’s an exercise for the mind and it’s practically half of the learning process.…


Added by Tracey Clayton on December 24, 2016 at 18:00 — No Comments


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