8 Benefits of Studying Online

With as many as a third of all students enrolling in at least one online course, studying online is undoubtedly becoming a preferred choice in education.  So much so, that even educational institutions are taking note of these developments and making adjustments to their course offerings to include online courses. Why are they so popular? Here are eight benefits of studying online. It Supports Career Advancement Today’s job market is challenging and competitive.  The … [Read more...]

What Kind of Teachers Do Students Like?

“Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself”, the Chinese proverb says. Unfortunately, not all teachers make us want to enter that door and some of them can even make their students feel the opposite. Students often complain about low grades, boring lectures, learning materials that aren’t explained well enough. What kind of teacher would students like to see in their classrooms? Let’s take a look at a good teacher students love and create an image of your perfect teacher. A … [Read more...]

Easy Yet Effective Ways To Better Understand Text On Books

The literacy rate around the world has risen radically. While in 1820 only 12% of people across the world could read, the tables have turned and now around only 14% worldwide are illiterate. However, it’s unfortunate and true that in 2018, the number of American adults (15 and over) reading for leisure has dropped to an all-time low according to the American Time Use Survey from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Last year, the figure was about 19%, in comparison to 28% in 2004. Many can … [Read more...]

Smart Ways To Improve Your Child’s Reading Skills

Teaching your kids to read may either prove to be a challenging feat or may come in naturally. This is also true in helping them improve in doing so. Children are all unique in their own ways, and finding the right pace for them to learn something may not be as easy to figure out on your own. Thus, we have collected here some smart ways to help you improve your child’s reading skills. Interact with your child Build a background knowledge Making reading fun is important in order … [Read more...]

Kids’ Safety in School Buses: 5 Tips Every Parent and Teacher Should Teach A Child

If you’re a parent, your child’s safety is your top priority. So, when you prepare for your children to ride the school bus, you want to know they will be safe and sound. Throughout the school year, approximately 23.5 million children ride a bus to and from school every single day. This makes the school bus system one of the largest public transit systems in the country.  While experts have concluded that riding the school bus is the safest way for children to get to school, this … [Read more...]

7 Reasons Why An Online Education May Be Right For You

One option if you’re a busy mom and don’t have a lot of time for yourself is to focus on furthering your career through online education. There are many reasons why this might be a good path for you and why you should highly consider this route in the future. One upside is that higher and better education is going to open more doors for you and allow you to earn more money over time. It’s at least worth taking the time to explore further and then you can decide if it’s a choice and solution … [Read more...]

How to Fit Your Studies Around Your Children

As a mom, running a busy household can take its toll, and when you factor in studying, trying to find the right balance between looking after the kids and education can be challenging. There are many moms who decide to go back into learning, whether it be to advance their career or gain new skills. Whether you’ve enrolled at a brick and mortar establishment, or you’re studying an online RN to FNP program, here are a few tips on how to study around having children. Schedule Study Time There … [Read more...]

Can You Earn Your Nursing Degree Online?

For most people, getting a degree nowadays isn’t nearly as essential as it was 10 years ago.  Although many students still dream of holding their well-deserved diploma, expensive tuition fees add to bills and everyday taxes, eventually crossing college off of their wishlist.  Fortunately, online degree programs are available and can solve most (if not all) of the aforementioned issues. Students can graduate from a quality online institution and get a high-paying and high-demand job. … [Read more...]