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U.S. Iraq Withdrawal: Antiquities Still Missing

After nearly a decade in Iraq, the final U.S. soldiers departed for home this month. But what of the thousands of priceless Iraqi antiquities that are still missing? The exodus of troops marks the official end of the bloody war … Continue reading

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The Proper Role of Essays in Education

Plagiarism. It’s the dirtiest word in the education lexicon – and for good reason. Plagiarism is the theft of someone else’s work and passing it off as your own. It’s hard to believe anyone would support such a dastardly idea, … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Teachers with Public Blogs

Blogging is a great way for a teacher to escape the high stress and often thankless world of making sure a group of children acts with some degree of reason and civility. Teachers can use their blog for a lot … Continue reading

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How to Tell if Online Learning is Right for You

In this day and age, online learning is a big deal for a lot of people. For some, it can be the only way to practically get their education. However, going online to learn is only good for some people. … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Teachers Should Avoid Social Media

As a teacher, you shoulder an extreme responsibility: that of acting as an example for our youth. Every move you make is under a microscope, and anything even slightly controversial that you do (whether you intended it that way or … Continue reading

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How to Introduce Students to Fair Trade Goods

The “Fair Trade” movement has gained steam in recent years as consumers – dismayed by greed and lack of quality control in large multi-national conglomerates – have opened their minds to the importance of buying goods that promote a sustainable … Continue reading

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Italy is the Cradle of Romance and Education

There is a way to mix healthy doses of romance and education in a honeymoon trip and it’s called Italy. Italy is at the center of the development of the ancient and modern worlds. It is a fabled land filled … Continue reading

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8 Excellent Steps To Stay Concentrated While Studying

Concentrating on the daily studies and the class lessons is very important for the students to attain success in life. Student’s life is the time when they experience many different distractions like games, internet, television etc. and thus need some … Continue reading

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How to Find a Tutor for Your Child

It doesn’t matter if your child goes to a private school or a public school. He may be a mainstream student or spend some time in an inclusion classroom. Either way, every student has a time in his life where … Continue reading

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The Pros and Cons of Using Facebook as a Teaching Tool

It can be difficult to complete the required material for a college course when a massive snowstorm hits. Because colleges are on such a tight schedule, there aren’t any makeup days. However, thanks to the introduction of technology, professors now … Continue reading

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