3 Steps To Making SAT Tutoring Easier Fir Your Teen

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SAT tutoring can help improve test scores. Duh. You already knew that. You want your teenager to get the best score possible. And, you know that putting the time in is the only way to do it. But, your high school student is a typical teen. That means they would rather hang with friends, play games online, or do just about anything else other than study. How can you get your child to go to tutoring (or study the material the tutor assigns) without eye-rolling, door slams, and a fuss?

17 May 2017

Your First Driving Lesson With A Professional: What To Expect

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The day you have been waiting years for has finally arrived: your first driving lesson with a professional instructor. Even if you've logged several hours on the road with your parents or another licensed driver, don't expect to skip the basics during your first professional lesson. If you're excited, nervous or just curious about what will happen during your first driving lesson with a professional instructor, here are a few things you can expect:

7 February 2017

5 Ways To Help Your Child Be Successful At A Private School

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Transitioning from a public school to a private school can be intimidating for some students. However, there are many benefits to private school, including higher academic expectations, greater exposure to the arts, a sense of community, and higher discipline and safety standards. To make sure that your child accesses all of the benefits their private school offers and ease the transition into a new school there are several ways you can support your child.

28 December 2015

Getting The Work Experience You Need: 3 Features To Consider When Applying For An Electrician Apprenticeship

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If you're looking for a steady career with a decent-paying income, you should highly consider becoming an electrician, as the employment of electricians is expected to grow 14% from 2014 to 2024. This is much more than the expected growth for other industries. The pay is not bad. The median hourly pay for electricians in 2014 was approximately $24.57, and this doesn't include additional benefit packages that come with the position.

28 December 2015

Save Time And $: Earn Your Medical Office Administration (MOA) Degree

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), more healthcare related type jobs will be created in the next decade than any other type. Someone needs to manage all these new positions, right?  If you're considering switching careers or deciding what skills you need to succeed in the future, you may want to consider earning a degree in medical office administration (MOA). MOA degrees give you the training and certification you need to secure a managerial position in the economy's fastest growing labor sector.

18 December 2015

Factors To Consider When Selecting A College For Becoming A Medical Assistant

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There are many colleges out there that offer certification programs to become a medical assistant. However, the programs offered by different colleges are not all the same. While price is an important factor to consider, it isn't the only factor to focus on when selecting a college. Here are a few of the factors you want to focus on when selecting a college for a medical assistant certification program. If the Credits are Transferable

18 December 2015

How To Teach Your Preschooler About Bullying

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At the tender preschool ages, most children don't recognize when they are being bullied or when they are bullying others. However, this is a good time for parents to discuss bullying with their children and hopefully prevent lasting, harmful effects. There are 3 easy ways to teach your preschooler about bullying. 1. Discuss Hurtful Behavior Preschoolers are old enough to know that hitting, biting, and name-calling is "bad" and "mean." And while these behaviors are part of learning and developing (fighting over a toy when learning to share, for example), there is a point where it shifts into bullying.

16 December 2015