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From balancing your course load to forging relationships with classmates to extracurricular involvement, these are the tried and true methods to nail your career as a student.

Kayla Bloom8 days ago
The High Cost of Homework
As a future teacher, I want to understand the cognitive, physical, and social toll certain practices have on our students. Homework is a central part of school, at least that’s what we have been led t...
Why You Should Study a Subject You Love
There are so many options when it comes to choosing a degree program, and if you’re not certain about what you want to do as a career, then picking the right option for you can be a tricky process. Wh...
Damien Justus12 days ago
Focus on You: The Benefits of Taking a Gap Year
When asking a college student how they feel at a certain point in the semester, the word "stress" is more than likely to come up. Trying to balance exams, presentations, finances, studying, and for ma...
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Claire Peters14 days ago
The Four Major Types of Essays
Whether you’re working on your first or 100th essay, taking one on is always tough. After all, there are different types of essays, and they all have a specific set of rules writers need to follow. If...
Dakota Thomas 16 days ago
My Advice for New 6th Graders
It has been five years since my first day of 6th grade, but I'm living it all over again because my younger sister will be going to middle school in less than a month. My years in middle school weren'...
Lewis Robinson17 days ago
How to Get a Job After College and Get Post-Graduate Education
Many fresh graduates are usually thrown into limbo not knowing where to find gainful employment. After unsuccessfully searching for career-related jobs, they resort to seeking any job opportunity that...
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Nikki Kanwal19 days ago
Renaissance Woman in the 21st Century
From as far back as I remember, I wanted to be a renaissance woman. I found myself curious about everything. So when asked, "what do you want to be when you grow up?" I wouldn't have a specific answer...
Jade Pulman23 days ago
The Importance of Furthering Your Education
It is often common for one to contemplate if proceeding with education is worth it. Maybe an open door introduced itself which empowers you to choose, in the event that you should accept the open door...
Mikkie Millsa month ago
5 Ways to Keep Learning After Your Graduation
There might be various reasons why you sought out a four-year degree. You might have hoped that it would help you secure a job, and you might have really enjoyed all of the learning that you were able...
MrPie a month ago
How to Study Effectively
Studying can be a daunting task. Whether you have an upcoming exam or are trying to improve grades, studying is a great way to achieve success; however, there is a stigma that the longer you revise, t...
Individualized Education Plans vs. 504 Plans
Many different students have IEPs, and others have 504 Plans. It is important to know what each of those are and when it is necessary to set up an IEP versus setting up a 504 Plan. There are many simi...
This I Believe
I believe in kids. I believe that kids can teach us some valuable lessons, whether or not they intended to. They can impact us and challenge us to think differently. Kids teach us that not everything ...
Umair Hassana month ago
11 Tips to Ace Your SAT Exam
The most difficult test of any student’s life is the SAT exam. It is designed in a way that tests the student’s aptitude and knowledge in three subjects: English, math and reading. The test is relativ...
10 Uniquely Dreadful Humans of College
Disclaimer: This is meant to be completely satirical—I'm a college student and this is more of a comedic take on some of the people I've encountered so far. Enjoy!
Kevin 2 months ago
Why Marketing Students Need to Understand Pricing Theories
Not so long ago, marketing was simply considered as the tactics to sell a product or service—usually consisting of advertisements. These advertisements too were pretty basic in nature, and not creativ...
Tiffany Harper2 months ago
Tips and Advice for Summer Secondary School Leavers
This is it… the moment you’ve been waiting for. You’ve written the final page of this chapter of your life, and you can’t wait to turn the page and start a new one. The big question is… what are you g...