Use of Technology in Education There have been a lot of myths surrounding the modern-day concept that is the virtual online school. Right from academicians to parents, this new technology-driven platform has almost everyone wondering ab..
The amount of money our government spends on education has always been phenomenal. In fact, certain statistics currently put that figure at around 14 percent of all expenditures – that of federal, state and local governments combined together..
Online Education Using Modern-Day Methodologies Growing up around technology certainly has its advantages. Toddlers these days are perfectly capable of unlocking smartphones and working with apps all by themselves. In some cases, their abilit..
As we embark upon a new year, there are several thoughts that come to mind. These thoughts are usually about how the past year has gone by and thoughts about what the future holds for us. As the economy and job growth take center stage, a lot..
Everyone wishes for a second chance in life at some point in time during their lives. We all wish we could go back and do things differently to see how things would have actually turned out. But how many of us can actually say that we have had ..
The debate of online education vs. traditional school methodologies has thrown up some very insightful questions that one ought to consider before opting for an online education. Strong advocates of the old school methods of imparting e..
Soon after the Great Recession of 2008, there was a lot of noise surrounding the ethics and practices of big firms on Wall Street. There were numerous calls for the rolling of heads of top banking and investment firms due to the recklessnes..
Bullying has always been a serious issue in schools with devastating consequences in some cases. Both parents and students have struggled to combat this issue with limited results. However, with online schooling, they now have a number of new opt..
We all know how harsh the entire experience of bullying can be on a student. The impact of bullying can last for years. What makes it worse is that it doesn’t just take place in school. Bullying can and does carry on even when students enter ..
Homeschooling help America Regain the Lost Stature For long, America has been the most favored destination for education. But over time, somewhere along the way we have lost out to other nations that have given educatio..
The data from the Fed seems encouraging, consumer confidence seems to be on the upward swing and the festive season is just around the corner. After a long-drawn-out recessionary phase, the economy finally seems to be showing signs of improvi..
Current Trends in Education It’s absolutely no secret that the education system we’ve all known and grown up with is slowly becoming obsolete. Our children are being exposed to a whole new system called online schooling. While this may see..
Every year, most of us spend a lot of time thinking about resolutions we would like to make for the New Year as December draws to an end. However, how many of us actually end up achieving what we planned to? This year, it would be nice if you..
Like every other avenue of education, online education has had its fair share of ups and downs. There was a time when people looked at traditional schooling environments with skepticism and doubted the very need for them. However, with the pass..
Using Technology in Education Comparing today's education system with the one most of us have grown up with may not be an entirely fair comparison. Nevertheless, it is important to consider the present times and the change we are all going ..