5 Cool Animals To Keep That Help Educate Your Kids

  Pets are great, especially for kids. Most of us will remember our first pet, whether that was a dog, cat, rabbit or hamster, the relationship we had with them as children will have shaped us as adults. For children, having a pet help develops certain areas, including: Physically: Motor skills when running with our pets. Social: Children learn to interact with pets, just as they would with other people. Emotional: … [Read more...]

Rent Textbooks And Save Up To 80%!

Disclosure: I was compensated to write this post. All opinions are my own and honest. I am disclosing this in accordance to FTC Guidelines. Please see “Disclose” tab for more information. Let's face it, College is expensive. However finding ways to save doesn't have to be that hard. Beside shopping racks of clearance to save money, you can also save big by renting your text book from places like CampusBookRentals.com. This will save you a … [Read more...]

10 Important Technology Trends In Higher Education

Technology and all its innovations has long been a hallmark of academic research. Today technological innovations are actually changing the very manner in which universities teach and even the way in which their students learn. New technology trends in the 21st century are creating exciting opportunities for institutions of higher learning as their impact continues to grow. These trends are also creating many challenges as, for all its benefits, … [Read more...]

The Future Of Nursing

The healthcare industry is undergoing lots of changes, which will have a tremendous impact on medical professionals and the public at large. These include demographic shifts, policy reforms, and new technologies. The nursing profession is among those that are projected to benefit the most. The Labor Department projects that the demand for nurses will surge over the next decade and beyond. Hospitals and other healthcare facilities will face a … [Read more...]

Traditional Vs. Flipped Education Explained

At a time when traditional patterns of teaching are literally being "flipped" into a type of blended instruction at high schools and colleges nationwide, there is no hard data that flip teaching is better than traditional learning. In fact, the National Education Association stated on its website that "the jury is still out" when it comes to comparing the merits of traditional vs. flipped education theories. The thesis or argument for creating a … [Read more...]

How The Internet Of Things Can Be Applied

As technology continues its march forward, many its advancements are able to be applied to more and more situations in the real world. Various aspects of life that people had never imagined would be touched by digital progression are now being redefined by it. It is in these developments that the Internet of Things comes into play. Put simply, the Internet of Things, otherwise known as the IoT is a unique setting where certain objects, people, or … [Read more...]

7 Things You Should Know About Distance Learning

It is almost impossible to make any meaningful progress in life without the right academic credentials. As far as higher education is concerned, most scholars would like to study in the most prestigious universities. However, as a result of geographical factors among other things, this is not always possible (physically). The good news is that there's a way around this i.e. through distance learning. Before joining such a program, however, there … [Read more...]

Toddlers And Tablets: How Emerging Apps Help The Education Process

Modern digital technology moves quickly, with constant developments being made in a wide variety of different applications that affect practically all facets of life. Mobile technology, in particular, allows individuals to work more easily in several fields, including personal finances and networking. The field of modern education is one of the most widely affected by the development of mobile technology, helping students of all ages manage their … [Read more...]