Category: Education

Benefits To Having An Education

If you look back to the 70s and 80s, many people were able to get by without even having a high school diploma. You could get a labor job and make $20 an hour without much effort. These days, these jobs are much harder to acquire. Not getting some sort of post high school education

Do Schools Kill Creativity?

This article is based on a Ted Talk by Ken Robinson that proposals that schools kill creativity. Robinson tells the story of Gillian Lynne, who was having a terrible time in school. She could not get her homework done and she was a disruption to her class. Lynne's mother was asked to bring her to

History of Educational Technology

There is no written evidence which can tell us exactly who has coined the phrase educational technology. Different educationists, scientists and philosophers at different time intervals have put forwarded different definitions of Educational Technology. Educational technology is a multifaceted and integrated process involving people, procedure, ideas, devices, and organization, where technology from different fields of

5 Tips For Planning A Move

Moving can be stressful, but also exciting. A new city, new house or new neighborhood can also mean new beginnings. So how do you turn the stressful part of moving into excitement? By having a plan. Below are 5 tips for planning your move. Decluttering. One of the first things you can do when you

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A School Principal?

What Does the Job Entail? The role of school principal is essential to the function of an effective educational environment. As a result, school principals enjoy ample employment opportunities but also face many challenges and decisions throughout their careers. Therefore, it is important to understand the duties of these educational administrators. The primary duties of

Helping Your ADD/HD Child

A number of factors need to be considered when you are told that your child is ADD/HD. The first thing you want to do is to understand all you can about ADD/HD. You also want to sit down and list what it means for your child, as a unique individual being, to be ADD/HD. Remember

Home Schooling Dos and Don'ts

There are days when home schooling is frustrating or when you want to quit. These four rules keep homeschooling fun. Home Schooling Rule # 1 – Avoid the Ruse of Perfection Perfection is a carefully veiled lie. It sounds great, but really it saps your energy and causes you to run in circles. The perfect