Choosing To Invest In Education

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Choosing To Invest In Education

After I graduated from high school, I decided to skip the whole college thing and start working. I did alright as a receptionist, but I really wanted something more challenging and dynamic. I decided to think about investing in my education by enrolling at a local trade school, and it was really amazing to see my journey unfold. I was able to choose a career path that really worked with my personality, and it was incredible to feel like I was worth something. This blog is for anyone out there who isn't sure whether or not they should invest in their education.

4 Ways Your Child Can Benefit From Online Supplemental Education

Many families consider the idea of homeschooling their children for a good reason. Online supplemental education is an important aspect of a child's academic development. This type of education can be done from the comfort of your own home and will provide information that supplements what they are studying in school. In this article, you'll learn how this type of education can benefit your child. 1. Retaining Knowledge Online supplemental learning can help your child retain knowledge. Read More 

Four Things To Look For In An Online Graphic Design Program

If you are interested in a career in graphic design, getting an online bachelor's degree can help you reach your goals. Online programs are often less expensive and more flexible than their on-campus counterparts, but if you are looking for an online program, there are some things you make sure you consider.  Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design  The National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) is the main accrediting body for art-based degrees in the United States. Read More 

Tabula Rasa: Why These Two Latin Words Mean So Much To Child Development And Preschools

Tabula Rasa ‚Äčis a Latin phrase that means "blank slate." This phrase is at the heart of a lot of things that preschool programs believe in, and repeated studies of young children in development prove this concept to be true. Everyone is born "empty" of knowledge and experience. Preschool teachers provide a lot of knowledge and experience to hungry little minds, filling up all those "blank slates" with things that children will need to know and know how to do as they grow. Read More 

Outdoor Learning Activities To Do With Your Preschooler

As summer nears, having your preschooler home with you all day long can sometimes get stale. Doing the same activities each and every day can get boring, but maybe you can't always afford to go somewhere. Turn your backyard and neighborhood into a learning area and do fun activities that will help teach your child and keep your day from feeling too mundane. See below for outdoor learning activities you can do with your preschooler. Read More 

4 Essentials To Look For When Considering An Electrical Trade School

Most states in the U.S. require professional electricians to obtain an electrician certification. While state requirements vary, becoming certified usually requires taking classes from an electrical trade school, and sometimes completing an apprenticeship afterwards. The National Electrical Contractors Association lists each state's specific requirements. While this training does not take as long or cost as much as most post-secondary degrees, there are still some key considerations to think about when choosing an electrical trade school. Read More