How to help students understand high school geometry?

If you read the first part of this article, you can already see that the best measures to help students with high school geometry happen before high school. We need to improve geometry teaching in the elementary and middle school … Continue Reading

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Consider Online College Courses in High School

As a high school student, Holly Harvey was determined to take as many college courses as possible. There was just one problem – the nearest community college was 45 minutes away from her home in Carrollton, Texas. And she didn’t … Continue Reading

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Online Learning Tips for High School Students

High schools across the country are adding online education to their core curriculum to improve student access to advanced-placement classes, to stimulate more student-teacher interaction and to create new efficiencies in an era of severe budget constraints. The percentage of … Continue Reading

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How to Learn Basic Algebra Rules

Mastering algebra is important for moving on to nearly all other types of math in middle school and high school. Every level of math is built upon the basics, so every level math is extremely important. However, even the most … Continue Reading

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4 Time Management Tips for Online Students

Online courses give students the flexibility to take their class anytime, anywhere. The trick, students say, is staying on top of them.Doing so requires discipline, commitment, and organization—traits any successful student should possess, no matter what path they’re taking to … Continue Reading

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6 Ways to Make Civics Learning Come Alive

These are important questions and ones we believe our students must be able to answer by the time they graduate from high school. A thoughtful understanding of citizenship and civic life is one of the goals we have for all … Continue Reading

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Literacy

Every once in a while, my thoughts turn to such things as literacy. It is hard to imagine why, given the number of things that I could think about. Actually, I think one reason is that few areas seem so … Continue Reading

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How to Learn Geometry Well?

Geometry is a very challenging subject for many students. Many of the concepts are totally new, and this can make for a very scary experience. Through combining good study habits and a few study pointers, you can succeed in Geometry. … Continue Reading

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Tips to Learn Spanish

Spanish is the most studied second language in the United States. Many Americans start learning it in middle school or high school, but most of us never reach a level where we can really communicate in Spanish. I studied Spanish … Continue Reading

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Education Dreams

Have you ever thought what you might do if you won the lottery? Once in a while I do, but I have only played twice in the past 10 years…for about $3.00. But I can dream. I imagine what I … Continue Reading

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