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Compilation of AP Student Resources

Sorting through Advanced Placement study resources Studying for the College Board’s Advanced Placement Tests can be hectic. With millions of tests administered each year, students find themselves in a position of finding great study materials, but with an unlimited number

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Doing School Work During Winter Break

Homework and the Holidays Homework, a topic close to students’ hearts, has played an important part in education throughout the United States since the 1900s. So much so, that homework seems commonplace. However, throughout the rest of the world, other

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The Place of MOOCs and Online Learning Systems

  Understanding MOOCs and their Place in Education Throughout this year, MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses gained increasing attention with their adoption by big name universities including MIT and Harvard. At which, students can take classes led by renowned

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Top Organizations You Should Know About Going to College

Top Collegiate Societies and Organizations You should Know About Although a majority of success in college depends on grades, getting involved in other extracurricular activities can give you an advantage. By joining clubs, honor societies and other organizations, students benefit

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Advantages of Blogging in High School (Part 1)

A few advantages of creating a blog while a high school student. What if I told you that there was an activity you could do in your free time that would not only help you with college admissions, communication skills,

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Entrepreneurship in the Classroom (Part 2)

Implementing entrepreneurship in your school. This article is a continuation on my previous article discussing entrepreneurship in the classroom. However, this publication relates to implementation of the principles defined in the previous article. So, if you haven’t read Part 1,

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Entrepreneurship in the Classroom (Part 1)

Some interesting thoughts about entrepreneurship and the classroom Source: Whether people like to admit it or not, entrepreneurship involves everyone. Even professionals not commonly thought of as being business related. For example, an artist is still an entrepreneur due

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Lifelong Learning Tips for High School!

      Learning can become addictive. Now, if you’re anything similar to the way I was in high school, then you might feel like you never have time after going to school, participating in extracurricular activities and doing homework

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AP Exam Fees

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image source:   In the spirit of “Back to School Month” I was pondering what many students wonder this time of the year: are the classes I’m taking worth my money? Although this mostly applies to college students, it can

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Back to School Tips 2014 Part 1

Some thoughts on how to transform the back to school dread to a positive optimistic opportunity Credit: Paul Greely Summer 2014 is coming to an end, so it’s time to pack up those swimming trunks and goggles and time to

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