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Tackle that seemingly endless selection of course offerings; a roundup of helpful resources and sound advice for selecting the best courses and acing them.

Trish Gilmore7 days ago
Why Is Homeschooling Stigmatized?
Even though homeschooling can be a unique opportunity for students who know what they want to pursue in order to specialize their education at a younger age, it's still stigmatized. If a high school s...
Jenn Melon16 days ago
Benefits of Building a Modular Classroom
Modular classrooms are becoming popular these days. They are portable classrooms made from old trailers. It might look ordinary from the outside, but once you step in, you will realize that it is a pe...
A Career of Reading Subjectively
My experience as an English major had primarily revolved around three professors who repeatedly drew me to their classrooms. I had found that each of these professors teaches literature from a distinc...
David Wylda month ago
A GPS for Adulthood?
Every once in a while, you just run across something that simply makes you marvel. Yes, you kick yourself when you see it, thinking "Why didn't I come up with that?" But at the same time, you see the ...
Joseph A. Morrison2 months ago
Changes to Sex & Health Education in British Schools - My Thoughts
On Monday, it was announced that the Department for Education was changing the law regarding Sex Education lessons in Britain. Not only does the government want to make these lessons compulsory, but t...
nicole clara2 months ago
Does Learning a Second Language Help Graduates Get a Job?
Being able to connect with colleagues in a multinational company and the ability to look outside one’s home country for a job are just two reasons why learning English can open opportunities for the j...
Ainsley Lawrence2 months ago
How Technology Has Transformed Music Education
It’s easy to write off music as a less important subject when compared to “more valuable” core subjects like English or Mathematics. This perspective is often borne out by experience; when funding get...
Nalda Parker3 months ago
14 Free Online Courses for Senior Citizens
According to the Population Referral Bureau, there are over 40 million senior citizens living in the United States today. A senior citizen is anyone who is aged 65 or older. This term is simply a way ...
Emily Wilson4 months ago
How Did E-Learning Become Much More Popular Nowadays
One of the greatest inventions in human history is the printing press. With it, knowledge was no longer limited to just to the oral tradition and to handwritten manuscripts available only to monks and...
K.B Nteta5 months ago
What They Don’t Teach You in School
It’s obvious that everything you learn through education doesn’t prepare you for the real world. I knew I enjoyed English and loved writing but the thought of being a teacher (which is a route a lot o...
Ben Richardson5 months ago
Simple Science
Welcome to Simple Science. Today I want to talk about some of the things that make our bodies run. The amazing and interesting facts that allow us to do what we do each and every day. Enzymes and Meta...
Kerian V5 months ago
Letting Go of the Literary Canon
There is this idea floating around academia that, as an English major, you're supposed to have an appreciation for all the Great Works of Literature: Chaucer, Shakespeare, Twain, Hemingway, that crowd...
Alex Newell6 months ago
Let's Sort this Language Thing Out!
With 62 percent of individuals in the UK only speaking their native tongue it has become obvious that there is a lack of an attempt to practice learning another language. Many native English speakers ...
Lovelli Fuad6 months ago
7 More Free Online Courses to Learn About Social Activism (with Stats)
I previously published a list of 8 online courses to help learn about social activism in relation to the mass media, which includes social media. If you’ve read the story, you might notice a weird sta...
Lovelli Fuad6 months ago
8 Free Online Courses on Social Activism and the Media
The social media is where we see people sharing and responding to messages that resonate the most with their interest and passion. Every 60 seconds 2.4 million snaps are created, 973,000 users log in ...
Hannah Johnson7 months ago
5 Lessons I Learned as a DCP Student
When I accepted my position in the Disney College Program, I wasn’t sure what to expect. I was worried I wouldn’t gain anything from the experience, because I was going to be working on a roller coast...
Ben W7 months ago
The Active Voice
Every writer has a voice but it's important to be able to distinguish which is the correct voice to use depending upon the context. There are two main voices in English writing to be aware of: the act...
Hannah Johnson7 months ago
4 Ways Working at Disney World Helped Me Towards My Animal Science Degree
When I was accepted into the Disney college program, I was so excited to start my journey. My advisor, however, was much more hesitant on me leaving for Orlando for six months, pausing my classes and ...