Tagged: Education

Stay Informed: Why College Tuition Has Increased So Much

Stay Informed: Why College Tuition Has Increased So Much

A topic which has garnered significant attention in recent years – and especially during the presidential campaigns – is the significant increases in college tuition and the consequent backbreaking increases in student debt. Doug...

StudyDroid Flashcards – Eliminate Outdated Paper Flashcards.

StudyDroid Flashcards – Eliminate Outdated Paper Flashcards.

For those students who are fond of flash cards, and have an android phone. Check out the app StudyDroid. I downloaded it the other day, and have been very pleased with it. It eliminates...

MyEdu: Relieving the Stresses as Class Selection & Registration.

MyEdu: Relieving the Stresses as Class Selection & Registration.

College Students, next time you are registering for classes check out www.myedu.com This is an absolutely amazing site, especially if you are a SUNY Cobleskill student who finds the course registration process a pain in the...

Larry Powell: Setting an Inspiring Example

Larry Powell: Setting an Inspiring Example

Tracie Cone has a great article over on Yahoo! News about Larry Powell, a school superintendent in Fresno California responsible for overseeing 325 schools with a total of 190,000 students. Larry has made the...

Free Neuroscience e-Textbook.

Free Neuroscience e-Textbook.

I recently decided I wanted to embark on studies of neuroscience. As someone who suffers from childhood onset Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Major Depressive episodes I know that much about me is tied up in...

Free Educational Courses (Online)

Free Educational Courses (Online)

NetCE is an online continuing education provider for various professionals who are required to earn a specific number of continuing education credits per year to remain accredited with the state. They offer courses for...

Pondering the Future of Higher Education.

Pondering the Future of Higher Education.

Bill Gates at the Techonomy conference discussed the future of education based on technological innovation and suggested that the prevalence of place-based education will significantly decrease within the next five years, with a shift...

Longer School Days? No Way.

Longer School Days? No Way.

Besides my beloved Newsweek for keeping up on the latest happenings in the world I generally keep an eye on the headlines on Yahoo‘s front-page. Today I saw an article detailing how Barack Obama...