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Alternative Forms Of Education That Can Be Tried

Education is a necessary expense. Everyone needs an education, even though it can be quite difficult sometimes, expensive (Yes) and even boring (for some subjects). So are there any other alternative forms of education that can be tried out? Is it possible to make education fun and motivating? Let& ...

Why and How to Vary Sentence Structure

Just as music isn’t music without rhythm, writing isn’t good writing without rhythm. No, this doesn’t mean you have to write in iambic pentameter like Shakespeare. It means you need to vary sentence length and structure, also called syntax. Variance in syntax helps readers pay att ... ...

Ways for Students to Make a Little Money from Home

Believe it or not, I have five sources of income, yet I don't work more than 20 hours per week. (I can't work more than that because of a disability but don't qualify for disability aid.) When I lost the ability to work outside my home, I turned to my talents and to easy income sources ... ...

How to Give and Receive Feedback during Peer Editing

When working on writing assignments, you may participate in an activity that can help or harm you or your classmates’ assignments. Whether peer editing helps or harms depends largely on how your teacher or professor structures it, but you can have a hand in the outcome. Here are ways to give ... ...

The Importance of Communication - Written & Verbal

Our Communication skills are one of our most powerful tools for success. Suicide Prevention Officers talk distressed individuals out of tragic contemplations. When you are able to “speak well”, you allow yourself to be seen, listened to, and to help others. For example, Interrogators at ... ...

Reasons to Get a Writing Tutor

Please don't feel afraid or ashamed to obtain some assistance with writing from a tutor. Writing is a challenge, even for those we consider great writers.I've had a reputation as a good writer since first grade. But I sought guidance during college. I wanted to become the strongest writer p ... ...

The Perks of Being Glum

You would think that your thinking cap would operate best when you are in a good mood – it’s probably easier to picture yourself finally typing away on your paper after having a scoop of your favourite ice cream flavour, than studying for an exam after you find out your favourite show h ... ...

10 Tips for Critical Essay Writing

The ability to write a critical essay is a key skill for all students. It is relevant to most if not all subjects, and it is relevant to students at all levels of their education from secondary (High) school through to postgraduate study at university level. It is a fact of life that, as a student, ...

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How to Paraphrase a Difficult Text

Paraphrasing is essential when using sources in writing, but it’s challenging when a source uses difficult language. You can still use the source. However, you need to break down the steps for writing an effective paraphrase. The four steps are to look up difficult words, rewrite the passage ... ...

What to Expect from AP Language and AP Literature

You know these two Advanced Placement (AP) classes are college level and prepare you for taking the exams that determine whether you’ll get college credits for the coursework, but what does a day in the class look like? Classroom activities are similar despite AP Language’s focus on rhe ... ...

Get Pumped for High School!

If you’re nervous about starting high school or unsure what to expect, keep reading and relax. Many people find high school is the best part of their education and even of their lives. High school teaches a greater variety of subjects that will prepare you for college and your career. After s ... ...

Know What You Want to Do

It is said being a student or teenager is the best part of a person’s life. At some point of our life, we feel like setting the clock back and going back to our student life. But I wonder whether it is true in the present scenario. Studenthood is a very stressful period in a person’s li ... ...

8 Useful Tips for Home Study

Home study might seem like a great idea but it takes a good deal of self-discipline to keep your mind on the job in hand and make effective use of your time.  Here are some tried and tested tips for successful home studying to help you stay on track.1. Create the Right EnvironmentLaying on you ... ...

Spotting Your Procrastination Symptoms

For as far back as I can remember in my student life, I have always felt squeamish at the thought of sitting down to study. I can bet that the majority of students can relate with it when I mention vague headaches, words going out of focus, random hunger and dizziness as symptoms of the thought of ...

Useful Tips for Clearing the UPSEE Examination

The Uttar Pradesh State Engineering Entrance, or UPSEE (also called as UPTU, GBTU, and UPTU) is the state entrance examination of Uttar Pradesh, conducted by the UP Technical University for students seeking admission to undergraduate engineering courses in Uttar Pradesh. Aspirants for engineering c ...