Category Archive: Education

Nov 29

The Numerous and Useful Advantages of the Internet in Education

The fast and relatively low cost access is one of the major benefits of Internet to people and students all over the world, as getting an Internet connection is easy. Communication and information are the two basic uses of the Internet. Information available on websites can be updated or modified at any time and for …

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Nov 27

Ethical Issues in Education We Can’t Afford to Ignore

Indeed, education is an ongoing process. We are always receiving and passing it on, adding something in the process, sometimes even taking certain things, impertinent from time to time, away from it while passing it on further. However, the industry of education is a serious one, requiring well defined ethics and values, well bound in …

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Nov 27

Things Only a PhD Student Can Understand

Did You Know? The first PhD was awarded in Paris in the year 1150, but acquired its modern status only in the early 19th century. All students have to face some or the other problems at some point in their life. The life of a PhD student is no different. You must be thinking people …

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Nov 24

The Real Reasons for Society’s Immense Influence on Education

We always talk about the importance of education and its impact on society, but seldom think about how society affects our educational system. We often ignore the fact that social norms, customs, and traditions do affect education. Society and education are tightly bound entities and hence cannot be separated from each other. Society in itself, …

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Nov 23

What Exactly is an Academic Software – Here’s the Real Answer

The academic arena is experiencing the change worldwide. The wireless technology has enhanced the approach towards academics too and it won’t be before long that laptops totally replace textbooks and the teacher is replaced by a supercomputer. The quest remains the same, quenching the thirst for information. The question of importance of the physical presence …

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Nov 23

8 Intriguingly Crazy Things Students Do Before Exams

Every time we hear the word ‘EXAM’, it sends a chill down our spines. We all have our own share of memories with exams. When it comes to students, there are some sincere ones who start studying beforehand, and are all relaxed during the exams. Then there is this other lot who relax the entire …

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Nov 22

See How Parent Volunteers Can Help in Classroom Activities

Parents can help the child realize the value of education through their love and support, and most importantly, through their encouragement, thus playing an important role in educational success. From being a child’s moral support to being counselors, parents are capable of being a good resource not just for the child, but also for the …

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Nov 20

The Real Importance of Education We Seldom Reflect On

A teacher in high school used to say that thinking is education. Thinking, she said, opened the doors to our mind and made us receptive to the very idea of broadening our horizons and learning new things. She used to say, ‘Question everything and anything, and you shall learn in the process’. But why is …

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Nov 19

5 Compelling Reasons Why it is Important to Study History

For many people, history classes are seen as no more than requirements on the road to a degree in chemistry, biology, business, marketing, etc. The idea that history is an outdated course of study that will lead to limited career options has spread, but the truth is that studying history is a wonderful way to …

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Nov 14

Really Awesome Ways to Encourage Your Child’s Interest in STEM

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. – Dr. Seuss STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields have been making the news lately, especially in regards to education. These are the fields that create progress toward the future and advance the …

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