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How tos for the learners and the learned; tips and tricks to help you study effectively, survive your school years, impress your teachers and more.

  • Haley Peterson
    Published 13 days ago
    Help! I’m a Substitute Teacher with No Lesson Plans! Part 1

    Help! I’m a Substitute Teacher with No Lesson Plans! Part 1

    If you are a substitute teacher, especially if you have been in the game for a while, there is no doubt that you have run into the horrific scenario of walking into a classroom with confusing lesson plans, missing materials, or no lesson plans at all. You may have had to fight the urge to run out of the classroom screaming because every teacher knows that failure to plan is a plan to fail. Most teachers will agree that having to teach a group of students without sufficient plans and supplies can be extremely stressful.
  • Karla Davisio
    Published 13 days ago
    The Different Sections of a Homeschool Memory Book

    The Different Sections of a Homeschool Memory Book

    Having a homeschool memory book can be a great source of memories. On one hand it's a good record of academic progress. On another, it's a way to measure and remember certain milestones. Memory books are creative road maps of your child's path, past, present, and possibly future.
  • Anthony Austin II
    Published 19 days ago
    3 Tips for Creating a Purposeful Classroom Library

    3 Tips for Creating a Purposeful Classroom Library

    Classroom libraries are becoming more popular in schools across the nation. No longer do students have to go to a school library to get books of their choice. Instead, students can conveniently grab a book right from their classroom library. With the horror of skimming through the shelves of a large library, and going through the lengthy checkout process, Students are able to choose books from a wide range of genres and topics.
  • B Romani
    Published 27 days ago
    Things to avoid when writing a PhD dissertation
  • John Noels
    Published 30 days ago
    20+ Assignment Writing Tips to Creating a Masterpiece

    20+ Assignment Writing Tips to Creating a Masterpiece

    An assignment is an important task in a student’s life. This is a scorecard of the knowledge he gained in that particular subject. Many students struggle with writing a flawless assignment that can score an A+. So, here is a list of 20+ assignment writing tips shared by the experts who provide online assignment help to students across the globe. Let’s get started...
  • Natasha Lane
    Published about a month ago
    Feeling Overwhelmed: How to Differ Great Online Learning Resources from Shady Ones
  • Carmen Reynolds
    Published about a month ago
    Surviving the Academic Part of College

    Surviving the Academic Part of College

    My freshman year, I never went to bed before 4 am, waited until the absolute last second to do work, forgot about assignments, never studied until cramming the night before a final- you get the point.
  • John Noels
    Published about a month ago
    3 Best Approaches to Writing an Argumentative Essay Nobody Will Tell You

    3 Best Approaches to Writing an Argumentative Essay Nobody Will Tell You

    In academic writing, there are different types of essay writing. Argumentative essay is one of the most popular in which the writer has to present arguments on both sides with evidence. The motive of writing an argumentative essay is to make your readers convince to your side of the story. In it, though you will discuss one idea, you need to acknowledge the other one. It aims to persuade the audience to see things from your perspective. To write an argumentative essay, you’re required to make a claim. Claims can be of different types, such as fact, definition, value, cause & effect, and policy.
  • G M
    Published about a month ago
    Conquering Finals

    Conquering Finals

    Finals are without a doubt stressful and probably one of the most annoying things about college. In any case, they're mandatory and in some cases, they make or break your grade. I am currently a graduate student at UCI and just got done with my first set if finals as a grad student. Needless to say I was stressed the f*ck out and my skin is that of my 6th grade mini self, BUT nevertheless, I aced my finals! So now I'm here to pass on some helpful tips that have helped me during my educational career. Enjoy!
  • Paisley Hansen
    Published 2 months ago
    Ways Of Managing Stress in College

    Ways Of Managing Stress in College

    Feelings of anxiety and stress are part of daily life. Some stress levels are good for you because they encourage change and growth. However, other levels of stress could be harmful. That is why you should take care of your mental health by managing stress. Being a college student can be fun and overwhelming at the same time. Student life can be quite stressful, irrespective of the number of credit hours you take in a semester. Also, managing stress can be overwhelming for college students. Stress for college students comes from handling course workload, emotional, and social pressure that can weigh students down over time. Stress in college students can cause serious issues, such as anxiety and depression, when it builds over time and is not addressed. While you cannot eliminate stressors in college, you can use some practical ways of managing and overcoming stress. Here are some of the suggestions that you can use.
  • Bentham Science Publishers
    Published 2 months ago
    The Keys to a Great Research Abstract

    The Keys to a Great Research Abstract

    Information overload is a serious problem on the internet. There is so much content out there that it is getting increasingly difficult to compete for the reader’s attention. This is especially true for researchers today. When relevant literature is available in such high quantities and from so many sources, the target audience can get overwhelmed, and because of that, readers seldom read through the complete text. In such a scenario it becomes increasingly important to focus on methods to increase the discoverability of your research and persuade people that the academic paper is worth exploring further. To do that, you need a strong and appealing abstract!
  • John Noels
    Published 2 months ago
    Dissertation Due in a Week? Step-by-Step to Complete It Before the Deadline

    Dissertation Due in a Week? Step-by-Step to Complete It Before the Deadline

    Writing a dissertation is not a piece of cake? As this document is written for the partial fulfillment of the degree, you must have excellent writing & researching skills to bring perfection to the task. Moreover, you need to spend a sufficient amount of time to make it happen. If you are reading this article, then it means you don’t have much time on hand to complete your dissertation. To help students like you who have to submit a dissertation in a week, we have brought here a step-by-step guide prepared by the best dissertation writing experts in the industry.