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Getting a Degree Without Breaking the Bank - Infographic

Getting a Degree Without Breaking the Bank - Infographic | Education | Scoop.it
  The editors at Best Value Schools decided to research the topic of: Getting a Degree Without Breaking the Bank With college costs consistently outpacing the rate of inflation, many students ...
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6 Things That Travelling Can Teach Our Kids

6 Things That Travelling Can Teach Our Kids | Education | Scoop.it
“Two of the greatest gifts we can give our children are roots and wings.” – Hodding Carter Often when we think of travelling with kids, it sets the alarm bells ringing. We worry about keeping them ...
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Classes Everyone Should Take in High School (but Doesn't)

1. Personal Finance With student debt reaching into the trillions, being financially smart has become more important than ever. With college these days costing upwards of $40K per year for most col...
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Teach Your Kids a New Language with the Help of Seven TV Shows

If you haven’t noticed, there are a growing number of schools infusing Spanish words and culture into their daily learning environment. This is a fun and dynamic opportunity, introducing Latino cha...
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How to Create a Neighborhood Camp for Kids

How to Create a Neighborhood Camp for Kids | Education | Scoop.it
Are you tired of hearing the age-old phrase, “I’m bored!” once summer vacation hits? Consider working together with your neighbors to create a camp for the kids on the block! A summer camp can acco...
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Art Projects That Are Perfect to Do Outside

Art Projects That Are Perfect to Do Outside | Education | Scoop.it
Summer is the perfect time to play outdoors, but even better, it’s the perfect time to do all of those really messy art projects outside! Here are a few messy projects you can do with the kids to g...
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The Origins Of Montessori Schooling

The Origins Of Montessori Schooling | Education | Scoop.it
‘Montessori’ education is becoming a more prevalent and widespread philosophy of schooling, with over 22,000 Montessori schools existing as of July of 2013, spanning more than 110 count...
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The Core Curriculum: Setting the Bar Too High

The Core Curriculum is supposed to be the vaccine that will cure America's poor student achievement. Established as a national set of standards for learning, it sets high expectations for all stude...
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Classrooms Of The Future: The Rise And Rise Of EBooks

Classrooms Of The Future: The Rise And Rise Of EBooks | Education | Scoop.it
The development of modern technology centers on how it can make our lives just that little bit easier. Currently, the hot-topic question is whether the classroom should be brought up-to-date by int...
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Has Education Become Too Test Oriented?

Has Education Become Too Test Oriented? | Education | Scoop.it
Thomas Edison said, "My mother was the making of me. She was... so sure of me, and I felt I had something to live for - someone I must not disappoint." His mother taught him at home when the educat...
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How To Create A School Garden

Gardens are a great addition to any school and it's not only a visual addition either. If you manage to create a school garden effectively then it will be a huge benefit to the children as well tea...
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10 Educators Named Ken Who Have Influenced Generations

These great educators have gone above and beyond in their respective fields, inspiring entire generations to follow in their footsteps. The ten men on this list are all remarkable in their own righ...
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30 Blogs with the Best Tips on Helping Your Child Prepare for Standardized Testing

Standardized testing can be difficult for children, especially those who don’t test well. Every child is presented with the same test, so there’s no allowance for level of understanding or aptitude...
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Help Your Child Get Over 'First Day Of School' Jitters

Help Your Child Get Over 'First Day Of School' Jitters | Education | Scoop.it
It's always tough adjusting to new things, and children can get understandably stressed when going to a new school. Whether the family has moved or the child has advanced to a new school, whether i...
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Are Teenagers These Days Apathetic Towards the Less Fortunate?

To be apathetic is to show no care or feeling no interest, enthusiasm, or concern. I feel that this statement is too general as not all teenagers are apathetic towards the less fortunate. Most teen...
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18 Blogs Exploring Methods for Teaching State Capitals to Kids

18 Blogs Exploring Methods for Teaching State Capitals to Kids | Education | Scoop.it
From doing puzzles to singing songs, there are plenty of fun ways you can help your kids learn and memorize all of the state capitals. When you help your kids learn the state capitals while they ar...
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How Much Outside Time Do Kids Really Need?

How Much Outside Time Do Kids Really Need? | Education | Scoop.it
The influx of electronic entertainment that seems to be taking over the modern household paired with unprecedented levels of parental fear have created a generation of kids that spend far less time...
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The Best Fictional Teachers You Wish You Could've Had

The Best Fictional Teachers You Wish You Could've Had | Education | Scoop.it
Have you ever read a book or watched a film and thought, “ Ah, I wish my teachers were like that?” There are so many cool, fictional educators out there that  we wish we had had, but were instead s...
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Dealing With The School Season's Downside: Head Lice Infestations Increase

Dealing With The School Season's Downside: Head Lice Infestations Increase | Education | Scoop.it
With summer’s end approaching and back-to-school on the mind, it might be a good idea to consider the increase in head lice that often occurs at the beginning of the school year. Facts About Head L...
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