Having success in online graduate school amounts to one’s ability to engage the classroom with a practical and realistic attitude. Below is a list of five things anyone beginning an online graduate program can do to enhance their chance of success. Of course, what we mean by success is not merely finishing the program; it’s […]
If you’ve determined that you’re interested in going back to school for an online graduate degree, you may be overwhelmed at the thought of paying for it. While financial aid is sometimes not as easy to obtain for a graduate degree, there could be money is out there to help you, if you qualify, reach […]
For many young people, college is supposed to be the natural next step after graduating high school. Unfortunately, a lot of high school students are unprepared for the transition to college education. Even the best students get caught off guard by the multiple deadlines, more reading, and more homework of college courses. College life moves […]
U.S. college tuition and fees have increased 1,120 percent since records began in 1978. Maybe American students should consider colleges outside our borders. Some schools are breaking the tuition trend and allowing students to attend for free, but how do they make up for all of that money? Finding tuition free colleges is far easier […]
Studying abroad is a great way to gain new experiences and widen your horizons. Whether you love cuisine and want to try new foods or you have a passion for adventure sports, another country will give you opportunities you’ve never had before.
Studying abroad requires a lot of dedication and will power. However, studying abroad can offer a variety of opportunities that you probably would never get back home. You will get to absorb local cultures, eat different foods, and learn customs that may seem foreign to you. Before you start studying abroad, here are a few tips that can help you make the most out of your experience.
The day you start using credit, each and every activities related to it is reported on your credit report. So, depending on the way you manage your finances your credit report will reflect exactly that. If you have any sort of credit problem, then it is very likely that you won’t qualify for affordable loans […]
In the last few years the economic caused many Americans to lose their jobs. But a bigger problem may lie ahead: the education crisis.
“Many employers cannot find qualified Americans to fill their job openings,” cites this well-researched though somewhat depressing infographic. Many careers require at least a high school education. However, more than 25% of American students drop out before they graduate.
The dropouts are only part of the problem. Many stay in school but don’t seem to be learning anything, judging from slipping Math and Science aptitude scores, and even poor basic reading skills. In fact, 70% of eighth graders are reading below their age level.
The infographic also presents some clues on why this problem is happening, from the percentage of students versus teachers.
One of the best experiences of my life has been going back to school as an adult. I grew up in a time when having a college education was not as important as it is today. As I worked my way up in different jobs it became increasingly harder to get into good positions when […]
College essays are generally hard for a number of reasons. Top of the list is because you have no idea what the audience is like and what they expect from you which is understandably okay. On a few occasions, it’s hard because you have many stories tripling over you yet, have no way to deal […]
There are so much going on in the area of e-Learning and schooX is always in the front line trying not only to provide a great experience for its members but also to inform everyone about the latest trends in Online Education.