One-I thought you just had to join a gym. Nope, you have to keep going to the gym. Over and over.
When I first walked in, I was pretty overwhelmed. There's lots of complicated machines and scary equipment. Everyone there looks like they know…
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Preparing for college is a very important goal for parents and their children. Ideally, the work towards this opportunity should begin before your child is in high school. To ensure the success of your child, it’s vital to educate them about college days thoroughly. It’s a well-known fact that college…Continue
Added by Jim Marshall on June 29, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
It is the first day of school. A kindergarten teacher is calling the names of her students as any other year. She keeps repeating the name Johnny. No response. As she concludes her roster, one child remains nameless. It is Johnny. However, he does not know his first name, because everyone at home calls him by his nickname-J-Boy.
As teachers and principals talk about what is needed to help prepare students better for first grade, the topic of vocabulary and conversation…Continue
Added by Lenni D. Nedley on June 23, 2015 at 11:25pm — No Comments
Identifying leaders is easy; once you know what to look for.
Selecting leaders was so much easier thousands of years ago. It was the biggest, strongest and fittest human who was chosen as the leader. Height, muscles and a healthy body are easy to see, so it was easy to…Continue
Added by Joyce Matthews on June 18, 2015 at 9:58am — No Comments
The Internet has changed writing forever.…Continue
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Who wouldn't want to be a ‘inspirational’ school leader?
It’s an overused and highly coveted adjective when it comes to describing great leaders; leaders who have a positive impact on peoples lives.
How do they do it? Everybody wants to know, and every…Continue
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Choosing your baby’s name can be a very tough experience. A name is a person’s identity and this name helps define the person. . Sometimes it’s easy. Usually, it’s not. Some a lot of discussion and research are required. There’s so much to consider, but the most important thing to remember is to love the name. There are some tips to help you make the right decision.
1. Research the Meaning
2. Write Down the Name
3. Say It Aloud
4. Check the…
The Internet has given us an access to thousands of online resources, including a great variety of educational ones. Owing to this both students and educators can get more helpful information and achieve greater results in a short period of time. The following article intends to feature 10…Continue
Added by Julie Petersen on May 25, 2015 at 11:19am — No Comments
Technology runs almost every area of our lives in various forms. We embrace technology not only at home, at work but even in schools. Incorporating new technologies into the classroom is the latest trend in this digital age. Thus, many educators have evolved their practice and now using new teaching…Continue
Leading change to help school practitioners embrace not only technology in teaching but in assessment, grading, and outcomes can be a challenge. Systemic, meaningful change from an environment of rote learning to the collaborative nature in a 1:1 environment can be met with resistance. With his experience as an implementation change agent, Dr. Dillon served as coach, mentor and guide for school leaders and School Improvement Teams embarking on this change.
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That means 3 out of 4 leadership programmes don’t provide leaders with the skills…Continue
Added by Joyce Matthews on May 19, 2015 at 10:15am — No Comments
Memorial Day is a national holiday reserved for honoring and remembering those who have served in the armed forces, especially those who have lost their lives while in the military and defending the United States.
This is also an opportunity to teach your kids about Memorial Day through patriotic themed activities. Here are four you can try on Memorial Day or even leading up to the holiday to teach them about the…Continue
Added by Dorothy Hastings on May 18, 2015 at 3:00am — No Comments
Even though you might have been a very good student in your high school, chances are that the strategies you might have adopted earlier, will fail during your college days, because the college exams are different game altogether. This is because; the college exams are highly competitive in nature,…Continue
Added by Jim Marshall on May 9, 2015 at 10:17pm — No Comments
Celebrating Mother's Day is an exciting time for a small child. Children are always looking for ways to let their mother know just how much they love her. The following five ideas are ideal for pre-schools and day care facilities who want to help the little ones show their appreciation to their mother for all that she does for them.
Let your children celebrate this Mother's Day. Check on ideas to make your mom happy this day.…Continue
For decades, schools have attempted to build and maintain this crucial bridge to lasting learning. …Continue
Added by Lee Araoz on May 4, 2015 at 8:04pm — No Comments
“If you are trying to decide among a few people to fill a position hire the best writer. It doesn't matter if the person is marketer, salesperson, designer, programmer, or whatever, their writing skills will pay off. That's because being a good writer is about more than writing clear writing. Clear writing is a sign of clear thinking. Great writers know how to communicate. They make things easy to understand. They can put themselves in someone else's shoes. They know what to omit. And those…Continue
Added by Joyce Matthews on May 1, 2015 at 3:30am — No Comments
The 2016 presidential election has already kicked off and several presidential hopefuls have already kicked off their campaign efforts. Hillary Clinton, is one of these hopefuls and she’s received some attention for her unusual choice of campaign car. It’s an armored Chevrolet Express. Her campaign car isn’t the first unusual one, however. Here’s a look at some other cars driven by past presidents and president hopefuls.
Though the president…
Added by lissa charney on April 27, 2015 at 11:43pm — No Comments
Being productive while working on a doctoral dissertation may sound like an oxymoron. PhD candidates always find “justified” reasons to procrastinate the completion of their projects for an indefinite time. If you want to go through this process successfully, you have to structure your…Continue