Category: Education

AUTODIDACT TO SUCCESS: HOW SELF TAUGHT SKILLS HAVE BEEN ON THE RISE

“Use what you know.” teach yourself In today’s society, self educating has become a major way in which people are learning to do anything in life. And there is a name for people who are able to self-educate; they are called autodidacts. I myself…

DANGEROUS CAMPUS GROUNDS: WHAT WILL HAPPEN OF ALL THESE SCHOOL SHOOTINGS

“The dangers today.” incidents Over the recent years, we have had this rise in national school shootings. And the reasons for the rise all over the place. But with the reasons, we have to find a way to protect our schools form the this…

INSTITUTIONAL CHOICES: DOES IT REALLY MATTER WHERE YOU GO TO COLLEGE

“Just get the piece of paper.” options When applying to college, we would all like to get into the college of our choice. But in reality you and a multitude of other students are applying to that same school. And chances are a lot…

INCREASE YOUR BASE: HOW LEARNING OUTSIDE OF YOUR STUDIES IS IMPORTANT

“Read, understand, put to use.” please read Ever wonder why certain people are able to think a certain way as it pertains to their vocabulary or their ability to rationalize subject matter. The reason being is that they have built a base for themselves…

FALSE SENSE OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS: WHY FORCING GOOD GRADES ARE BAD FOR STUDENTS —

“The final grade is final.” performance When students are in school, taking a test is major outcome of their overall grade in class. And when that grade is low, no matter how good your grades during the quarter or semester, it hurts your overall…

ACADEMIC EXPECTATIONS: WHY DO WE EXPECT SO MUCH FROM OUR EDUCATORS

“Cut them some slack.” doing their job Teachers are expected by the masses to be superheroes. We send our kids to school and think that the teacher should give them all the tools they need to be great. But the teacher is just a…

DANGEROUSLY SMART: THE MORE EDUCATED WE BECOME THE MORE PROBLEMS WE CAUSE

“We get smarter, and we get more dangerous.” learning to scale The more educated we become the farther away from ourselves we get as people. You would think that the education would make us better. But what we have done is become more aware,…