A Guide To Online Degrees – How to be A Success Online Student

Online degree programs are an excellent way for busy professions to gain advanced training and certifications either for the purpose of career path switch, job promotion preparation or just to enhance their working field's related knowledge. However, not all online students will successfully completing their online program. A success or a failure of an online student in his learning program is affected by a few factors. Here are a few key elements that a success online student must have: Time Management One the key advantage of online degree program is it allows you to plan your learning schedule, at you own time and own pace. This key advantage of online degree program is also the key factor that cause many …

A Closer Look At Degree In Education Online.

Are you a college student? It’s true, that your four year journey in University can be fun and a great break from the high school drama. At last, you can get that privacy from your bossy folks, and of course enjoy your own apartment or dorm. And it’s all about parties and staying out late, right? Okay, well maybe not so much. What I mean is that you did come for higher education, haven’t you? Despite of its highlights, college life can nonetheless be a great deal of work. As soon as you’ve delved into your first semester, you’ll definitely know what I mean. In this day and age, the concept of higher education has been taken to a whole …

How To Get An Education Online

In order to go to college one must be able to overcome the obstacles of money and time. Money issues can be addressed through student loans, scholarships or grants. But dealing with the time issue can be more difficult, especially if a student has to work a lot of overtime on their job. Of course students who have jobs requiring no overtime might have more luck with their school scheduling, as long as they don’t have young children. If they do they will not be able to take classes at night, since most daycares are not open late hours. For either situation the option is taking weekend classes, (which get full very quickly), switching to different hours on the job …

How Learning Online Works

In today’s time in order to get access to better employment opportunities, you will need a degree. However, if you are already working, trying to get a degree the ‘traditional’ way through a brick-and-mortar institution can be difficult. This is because you have to make sure that your class times coincide with your work schedule. And if you cannot find an appropriate class time or your class slots are filled up, you will have to wait until next semester to see if a better arrangement can be made. Yet, this is only the case if you are not open to learning online. If you do consider learning online, you’ll have absolutely no restrictions placed on you when it comes to …

How To Accelerate Your Reading Speed

Speed reading as a technique was developed by Mrs. Evelyn Wood in 1959. Impressed by her professor who read and graded a term paper of eighty pages in ten minutes she went on to observing reading methods of fast readers and developed the first ever speed reading technique. Speed reading is a method that aims at improving the speed of reading and comprehension. The need for speed reading is obvious, as the volume of texts to be read on an average has been increasing since the invention of the printing machine. And, increasing your reading speed can make a significant change in your life. So, what can you do to accelerate your speed of reading? To get started, you can …

A Tribute To Maria Montessori

“The only purpose of education is to teach a student how to live his life — by developing his mind and equipping him to deal with reality. The training he needs is theoretical, i.e., conceptual. He has to be taught to think, to understand, to integrate, to prove. He has to be taught the essentials of the knowledge discovered in the past — and he has to be equipped to acquire further knowledge by his own efforts.” — Ayn Rand, “The Comprachicos” The state of education in New Zealand is a shambles. Parents who are concerned about the future well-being of their children are searching desperately for educational alternatives. The increased demand for private schooling and the dramatic rise in …

How to Pick Your Recommenders

Avoid jumping all over the first person who offers to write you a “great recommendation.” Recommendation writing is both an art and a science, and few people do it really well, either because they don’t know you well enough to address the things admissions officers care about, because they can’t be bothered, or because they don’t know how. Recommender Tip #1: Academic Recommenders Many law schools state an express preference for academic recommendations, meaning someone who has taught you in college and can speak to your strengths as a student and a scholar. The reason they do that is because they look to your recommendations to try to predict, as best they can, how you’ll do in law school, so …