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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

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

5 Ways To Make Your Preschooler's Daycare Experience A Success

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As a concerned parent, you want your child to reap the benefits of daycare and make the most from this monumental time in his or her life. Assuming you have already enrolled your child in daycare, what can you do to ensure the experience is a positive one? There are several ways to help your child - and his or her daycare provider - in the process. Here's what you should do:

11 December 2015

Tips For Surviving Your First Semester In Nursing School

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Whether you've dreamed about being a caregiver since you were a small child or are ready to take on a new challenge later in life, the decision to enroll in nursing school is a huge commitment. For many new nursing students, the first semester can be very stressful, and if you're not careful, you could wind up getting in over your head. Here are a few simple tips that will help you get through that challenging and rewarding first semester of nursing school:

11 December 2015

Two Specialties To Consider At Your Local Aviation College

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If you have a fascination with planes, helicopters, or jets, then it may be in your best interest to study at an aviation school and receive your pilot's license. If you do not want to pilot a plane specifically, then you can still work in the aviation industry under a different specialty. Keep reading to learn a little bit about a few of these specialties.  Aviation Computer Science The aviation industry needs a great deal of support from individuals outside of the cockpit to ensure that flights are as safe as possible.

7 December 2015

Experiencing The Four Seasons At A Montessori School

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Instead of working with a set curriculum, Montessori schools often implement real elements and activities that children are experiencing.These educational elements are often rooted in nature. As each season passes, you can expect math, geography, and critical thinking projects to involve the corresponding seasons. Browse through each of the four seasons below and see how they can apply to your child if they attend a Montessori school. Autumn Montessori Learning

8 September 2014