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How to Make an Educational Site Profitable

Online education has been developing at breakneck speed for the last decade – after appearing as a sort of supplement to traditional learning procedures, it quickly evolved into an industry in and of itself. And it is understandable: when studying online you are not limited by nation, country or culture. People from all over the world get educational opportunities they couldn’t have dreamt about.

So how can I get a piece of this pie, you ask? How…

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Added by Melissa Burns on June 6, 2016 at 5:00am — No Comments

The Complete Guide: How to Deal with Plagiarism

How often do you talk with students about plagiarism? Is it always easy to explain them why should they write original papers and express their own thoughts? Do they understand how to cite sources and do a research?

The problem of plagiarism worried me for a while. I've tried different methods of…

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Added by Leona Hinton on May 31, 2016 at 10:44am — No Comments

MOOC: A Real Deal For The Advanced Learners

We are living in a generation where the need of education among the students are higher than ever. Today's students are thinking of competing in this 'global society'. And to do so they have a diverse range of educational need. To impart that much of education educators need to think beyond the traditional educational system and introduce an alternative platform that will quench student's desire.…

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Added by Mark William on May 27, 2016 at 3:13am — No Comments

Is Online Degree Course Enrollment The New Sensation?

How enticing will it be if an online learning institution offers online degree courses at one fifth of the cost of traditional collage or university? Or a degree, that is acquired by staying at home, which has the same valuation in relation to a degree obtained from a recognised traditional university? Believe it or not this is the future of education. Student and working professionals can earn a degree irrespective of his monetary issue or time management problem. That's why online learning…

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Added by Mark William on May 17, 2016 at 8:52am — 1 Comment

Best University in the world

California Institute of Technology, or as it is often shortened Caltech - took first place in…

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

The coolest student dormitory in the world

Calling this beauty "hostel" is simply impossible. This hostel for students is located in Ørestad - the new area of Copenhagen in Denmark. Called -…

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

Choosing a profession

Finishing school, millions of young people begin an independent life. They can begin to work or continue their studies to obtain higher…

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Primary school teacher

After the defense of the …

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

The first day in college

It does not matter where you come to the first day of study: a small private school, or a huge university - meeting new people…

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 7:00am — No Comments

The first day at school. How to help your child to adapt

First day of school - this is definitely…

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 6:30am — 2 Comments

If your child is being bullied at school

We are talking about children of primary school age, because the ability to fend for themselves, strengthening of self-confidence and …

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 6:00am — No Comments

Homeschooling: Pros and Cons

Homeschooling- a new fashion or a return to the old traditions? The benefits of the traditional school…

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Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 5:00am — 2 Comments

The education system in Australia

The system of studying in Australia sometimes it has some differences in various states. Australian children start school at age of six. From 6 to 12 years, they study in the first stage of secondary education (Primary school), from 12 to 16 years - the second (Junior school), from 16 to 18 years - the third (Senior school, 11-12 classes). Secondary education is designed for 12 years.



Foreign pupils in Australian schools is not so much as in England - they account for about 5%…

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Added by Julius Saunders on March 29, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments

Education of children with disabilities

New forms of educational integration



Many years of experimental work has shown that the most adequate conditions for carrying out purposeful work on the integration of children with developmental disabilities have a combined educational institutions - institutions which include both ordinary and special pre-school groups and school classes. Under these conditions, it becomes possible to effectively carry out the integration of children with developmental…

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Added by Daisy Hastings on March 16, 2016 at 9:37am — No Comments

10 Premium Tools for EdTech-Savvy Students

Students fall in that category of people who have to appreciate everything that technology offers. But do they really have an option? Not at all. Considering the ways technology has transformed our education system, they are not given that much of an option.

Today, there are a pantload of…

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Added by Leona Hinton on March 2, 2016 at 8:38am — No Comments

Competition To Raise The Level Of Online Learning

The world is exploring every possible means to infuse education to the underserved. Different agencies are consistently working on catering education to the poverty ridden poor background mass of the society. The policy makers have realised the essence of educating the underserved to lower or eradicate the poverty. The need to provide skill development oriented education tops the priority so that the learner from the poor background can land themselves to the desired jobs. But traditional…

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Added by Mark William on November 18, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments

Evolution Study Tips

One great man - John B. Sparks once created a great Histomap of the Whole Word History in one picture. This map spread the world with lightning speed, so I think it is a reason why John continued to do such a "boring" (for someone) job. 

If you are studying biology at college, you may no more believe in evolution theory which was told to you in school. But anyway, your…

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Added by Julius Saunders on September 28, 2015 at 8:27am — No Comments

The students with disabilities discover a different world in online learning

Online education has the ability of going beyond. It is a powerful method to empower the students in a new way enabling them towards a newer future with brighter aspects. The students are motivated and are stuck more to education because of its interesting features. With online education, our civilisation is witnessing the first ray of light of the dawn of the new age. Its capacity is well understood when we witness how it is helping the students with disabilities to dive deeper into the sea…

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Added by Melissa Spears on September 21, 2015 at 5:30am — 1 Comment

How To Develop a Life-Long Learning Habit

Our continuous growth as people is what undoubtedly helps us adapt as the times change. If we want to see career promotions or more success in our future, it is vital that we maintain a standard of intellectual growth that will progress with us as we move into the future. Technology will continue to…

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Added by Kelly Smith on August 14, 2015 at 7:43am — No Comments

My life-long devotion to education

I started my challenging immersion into the thrilling world of knowledge when I was only 3-years old when I became a pupil at preparatory classes. When I finished my primary education, I asked my parents to let me continue my further studying at college. That was the first step to molding such abilities of mine as commitment, leadership and dedication - understanding that only hard work and everyday work everyday can bring positive results and achievements. The adaptation period in different…

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Added by Lynn Foster on July 22, 2015 at 4:30am — No Comments

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