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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

Teaching writing skills 21-st century style

Where do…

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Added by Linda Craig on July 20, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

The Role Digital Writing Plays in Education

The Internet has changed writing forever.…

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Added by Emily Johnson on June 17, 2015 at 10:44am — No Comments

10 online resources to make essay writing process both easier and more productive

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…

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Added by Julie Petersen on May 25, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments

5 Top Digital Teaching Tools for Educators

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…

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Added by Gemma Gaten on May 21, 2015 at 6:57pm — 2 Comments

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Apps can secretly track an Android phone’s whereabouts and traffic patterns without needing access to GPS or WiFi, researchers have found.Researchers from Northeastern University in the US found that instead of using those features, you could do similar tracking by using a phone’s sensors, most of which don’t require permissions to use.Such sensors include the accelerometer and pedometer,…See More
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Google releases searchable directory of Google Home and Google Assistant commands, apps & services

If you are like me, and millions of others, you bought or received a Google Home or Google Home Mini this holiday season. I bought and gifted several of…See More
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10 Effective Tips To Teach Math For Slow Learner

Teaching math to the slow learner is a challenging task for many parents and tutors. Math may be challenging for slow learner, but not impossible. Students who are slow learner are not learning disabled. They are also like normal students, even slow learners also want to solve math problems but lack of ability and the system of math education made them slow. There are few techniques which can help slow learning students.…See More
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