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How tos for the learners and the learned; tips and tricks to help you study effectively, survive your school years, impress your teachers and more.

Matthew Evans2 days ago
Motivate Your Child
Actually, children like to learn. Actually. Many children lose their motivation to learn early on. Every child is born with an incredible desire to discover and shape. Never again in his life will a c...
Katy P.A.7 days ago
Living the Dream While Paying the Cost
How to Still Live While Carrying the College Cost
Maxwell Goldberg17 days ago
Gratitude for Technology: Tech Tips for Students
From long nights copying textbooks in the library, to hand-written final reports, to white-out and typewriters, to lugging slide rules around campus, to manually drafting engineering drawings, to solv...
Timothy Kohut19 days ago
10 Ways to Give Your Child a Great Homeschooling Experience
There are basically two schools of thought when it comes to homeschooling your child. On one hand, there are those who think their child is getting a superior education through a one-on-one learning s...
Karen Berns20 days ago
Preparing to Write a Text – Half of Success
Having a text to write can sometimes seem like a complex and very long task. Indeed, there are several steps to follow to write a good text. However, when one is well prepared, and especially when one...
Maddie Goodya month ago
5 Tips on Learning a New Language
I've been studying French for seven and a half years now. I've been teaching it for a year. I have picked up some tips and tricks along the way that are surefire ways to help you learn your second (th...
L. Franklina month ago
The Essential Guide to Tackling Your College Assignments
College is a stressful time for any student. The majority of that stress comes from deadlines, exams and the consideration of future prospects for when you graduate. Not every student will have to tak...
Alyssa Wilsona month ago
Things I Wish I Knew Before Attending a Predominately White Institution
PWI. For the purposes of this blog and my actual life, I am not referring to Pro Wrestling Illustrated or Public Windows Interface. I am referring to what is known as a Predominately White Institution...
Jules Fortman2 months ago
How to Homeschool Your Child
Public school learning has gotten worse over the years. This trend may lead you to wonder if you could or should homeschool your child. With a curriculum that you can control, homeschooling can be a h...
Ben W2 months ago
An Introduction to Action Verbs
When you are first getting the basic structure of English sentences, it's important to base those same sentences around key verbs in the language that we use every day. Knowing what action verbs are a...
Blake Dylan2 months ago
How to Music Major
Over 3 hours a day spent in rehearsal. Countless hours practicing. A day beginning with 8:30 AM Aural Theory and ending with 10 PM dress rehearsal. It is the best years of your life, but there are tim...
Laura Park2 months ago
Surviving Literature
Literature is the demise of any student's degree. It is the foundation of any piece of writing and is the basis for all progressive work and research. In this blog post I am going to explain how I hav...
DIYStudent 2 months ago
Teaching Languages to Children
As an experienced after school counselor I can tell you that children love to learn new languages as it gives them something to show off to their friends and family. However, it can be difficult for a...
Amanda Tucker2 months ago
How to Deal with High School Drama
Just don’t. You heard me. Don’t even bother with it. Now before you go clicking out of this article, hear me out. Trust me, if anyone gets it, I do. When I say “don’t bother with it” I know it’s much ...
Brittany D3 months ago
How to Write an Outline
Welcome! In this article I'll discuss creating an outline and how it can help firm up any story you have. When you start thinking of a story, the first thing to do is to create your outline. This will...
Alicia Brunskill3 months ago
Learn a Foreign Language at Home - Part Three
When you read this, you probably think I’m going to tell you that you need to spend a significant amount of time in a country that speaks the language that you’re learning. Whilst that would be the pe...
Lacey James3 months ago
Testing Out of High School
Let’s get this one out of the way: Testing out of high school was the best decision I ever made.
Alicia Brunskill3 months ago
Learn a Foreign Language at Home - Part Two
You’ve started your course to learn the basics but there are some gaps that you need help filling. Read on below for some advice about how to make your learning experience as successful as possible.