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Help! It's My First Time Living in a University Dorm!
So, it's your first time living away from home! If you're anything like me, University was my first time living without my parents. Before university I had seldom gone a day without seeing at least on...
MK Bella day ago
Gold Stars for Nothing
Stop giving credit where credit isn’t due. The people who think we don’t give ourselves enough credit are wrong: we give ourselves too much. In an era of self-congratulation, many of us still manage t...
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Top Online Associate's Degree Programs
There's a variety of reasons why you might be skeptical of studying online, but of late it's become a growing phenomena that's almost easier than going to a state or university schools, which tend to ...
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I have a degree. A first class honours degree in Management. I'm proud of what I’ve achieved, but I am starting to question whether going to university was a good decision or just a very expensive deb...
Ella Doolittle4 days ago
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8 Things I Wish I Knew About Musical Theatre Training
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Pinar Melis18 days ago
Exam Stress and ADHD
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As a college student, we often spend a lot of time in our own little bubbles, trying to get through the day. When that occurs, manners usually take the back burner. It may seem like something small, b...
Child Poverty in the UK
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Clare Novell2 months ago
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Student Leadership #001
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Nicole Carlson2 hours ago
Help! It's My First Time Living in a University Dorm!
So, it's your first time living away from home! If you're anything like me, University was my first time living without my parents. Before university I had seldom gone a day without seeing at least on...
Ella Doolittle4 days ago
Why Do You Want to Be a Doctor?
"I want to help people." If you feel medicine is the life journey you would like to take, then at 17 years old you are expected to explain yourself to a professional (under strenuous interview circums...
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Exam Stress and ADHD
As the month of May slowly brings doom upon us, us guys with ADHD probably started to think of ways to procrastinate revision for your exams a good few months back...but then procrastinated finding wa...
Roger Philmorea month ago
How to Get Into an MBA Program Without Taking the GMAT
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How to Overcome Learning Gaps With Video Lessons
Enhance productivity in the learning process by using effective approaches to education.
Johnson Bernard2 days ago
Top Online Associate's Degree Programs
There's a variety of reasons why you might be skeptical of studying online, but of late it's become a growing phenomena that's almost easier than going to a state or university schools, which tend to ...
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Sophie C3 days ago
Is Having a Degree Really Worth It?
I have a degree. A first class honours degree in Management. I'm proud of what I’ve achieved, but I am starting to question whether going to university was a good decision or just a very expensive deb...
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Hi and welcome! This is my first ever post and I just want to thank you all for reading it and thank you for the support. :) So I am a second year mental health nursing student based in the UK, and I ...
Lucie Terkowski7 days ago
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Some say these four years are the best years of your life; the archway, or the bridge of new opportunities full of new adventures. Some say these years go by so fast you really don't remember what hap...
Maurice Bernier8 days ago
The Trumpet Man!
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Jared Smith12 days ago
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Dear Jim, It is wonderful that you are about to take the ACT. However, it would seem that you need some questions answered first, which is reasonable. The ACT reading test is a 35 minute test with 40 ...
Mike Lefko7 days ago
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I had the opportunity to work with a student one on one today. This is a student who impresses me as very smart, yet he fails his courses repeatedly. Why? It is simple, or so I thought. He is just not...
Hannah T8 days ago
Confessions of a Trainee Teacher
I thought this job was for me. Throughout most of my teenage years, I would tell everyone that I met that I was on the road to becoming a primary educator. I chose my A Levels with the view of how the...
Mel Dobson17 days ago
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You're so lucky!" "Do you even work?" These are just a few of the questions teachers are faced with when they have school vacations. Yes, teachers do not work every day of the year. Yes, we do get the...
MK Bella day ago
Gold Stars for Nothing
Stop giving credit where credit isn’t due. The people who think we don’t give ourselves enough credit are wrong: we give ourselves too much. In an era of self-congratulation, many of us still manage t...
Rachel Hookway8 days ago
8 Things I Wish I Knew About Musical Theatre Training
Musical theatre from an outsider's view looks like a bit of fun, and in many ways it is. However, once you decide to embark on making this a career, things get a lot more serious. Now I'm in no way tr...
K Miller9 days ago
New Surroundings
I started college in September 2017 and expected it to be the beginning of a two year prison sentence before I went off to university and went through a four year sentence. I have always hated being i...
Mira Raney4 days ago
The Realities of Culinary School
I am about a year out from culinary school now, and I find myself missing it often. It was one of the best and hardest experiences of my life. If you’re here, you’re probably considering culinary scho...
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Paytan Addley3 months ago
The Unconventional College Life
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Annisa Love4 months ago
Cosmetology School: Is It Right for You?
I started cosmetology school because I love makeup, and I recently started loving hair. I am not attending the class at a private school like most, I am attending at a community college. The school I'...
Nancy D3 months ago
Young Adult Novel Takes Place in Lakefield
Warning! The following book review is extremely Canadian! Brian Gallagher, Irish author, publishes his latest young adult book called Arrivals. The best part is that the story takes place in a local C...
Dr. Ethan Levi3 months ago
Best Required Reading Books of All Time
There are countless books that could easily have made this list (i.e. 1984 by George Orwell, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce, The Iliad and The Odyssey by Homer, etc.), but we j...
Gina Callaway4 months ago
Book Review: 'Children of Exile'
I've read and enjoyed other books written by M. Haddix; it wasn't too hard to be cohered into picking this one up. Not surprisingly, the writing lured me in, just from the first few pages turned. Set ...
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Top 5 Online Medical Assisting Programs
Not having time to go to a college campus to become a medical assistant is normal. Luckily, medical assisting courses can be taken online. All the education you need to jump start your career as a medical assistant can be taken online without having to attend a traditional college. I'm making it easier for you to find a solid medical assisting program online by providing information on top ranked online medical assisting programs by EDsmart. Best Online Medical Assisting Programs
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Lorraine Woiak2 months ago
ALEKS: The Worst Online Learning Program
I was first introduced to ALEKS my freshman year of college. Like most first years, I had to take College Algebra as a general education credit and a prerequisite for many other courses. This year, my...
Jennifer Violet2 months ago
10 Best Apps to Use With Google Classroom
Google Classroom is essentially the future of teaching. It’s a free web service developed by Google for schools that’s dedicated to simplify creating, distributing, and even grading assignments throug...
Riley Reese2 months ago
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College is definitely one of the most unusual times of your life. It's a time when you find out who you are, you learn the lessons that will carry you into the professional world, and you also end up ...
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Speaking American’ese 101
Now, I know this may feel like your high school English class all over again, but let us be real with ourselves for a moment. We all can admit that we do not know how to use these following word/phras...
Rachel Blanchard2 months ago
Celebrities Who Went to Catholic School
Celebrities are just like us. Yes, they really are—shocker, I know. And even if you think Justin Bieber is an angel summoned from heaven...he's still human like us. And many celebrities attended schoo...
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The Importance of Writing Groups
When I started getting serious about my writing a few years ago, one thing I knew I would need is the help of others. People who were like-minded in regards to writing and publishing and who were expe...