Month: September 2013

Quote: Those who win

“Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.” ~ Richard Bach

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University of Berkeley

The University of California, Berkeley, established in 1868 was envisioned as  a “City of Learning” , which has managed to achieve and to become the preeminent public research and teaching institution in the world. Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus , with a sylvan 178-acre central core, making it a key contributor to the economic and social […]

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Quote: Improve yourself

“There’s only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” ~Aldous Huxley

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7 Facts you didn’t know about online colleges

Online education is on the rise. Online colleges are highly-regarded institutions, and they offer online courses and degrees to individuals who are interested in obtaining higher education. There are several reasons that many people are choosing to attend online colleges. Here are seven facts you probably didn’t know about online colleges. Access to education Colleges […]

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Quote: Change your life

“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” ~Simone de Beauvoir  

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Revealed secrets of online tests

Revealed secrets of online tests

Hours upon hours of a teacher’s time can be consumed by planning and assessing student achievements. Assessing what and how a student is learning can be difficult for numerous reasons because multiple methods of testing come into play:

  • Identifying what students know and understand about a topic;
  • Identifying what needs to be reviewed;
  • Summarizing what has been learned and ensuring that the concepts were understood correctly.

These three factors are the components of assessing and evaluating a student’s comprehension of different topics and teachers are utilizing test generator software as a resource.
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Quote: Learn

  “Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.” ~ Thomas Hardy

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Which soft skills does a graduate need for success?

Which soft skills does a graduate need for success?

In order to succeed in this era of technological advancements, it is best for an individual to have personal and professional effectiveness training. Individuals need to develop and utilize new skills in order to keep up with the rapidly changing work environment. These skills include soft skills which play a vital role in professional success.
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Quote: High education bubble

The infographic below shows the on-board cost of higher education for students across the globe. Different costs have been presented in order to show the students facts about things that are usually kept hidden from them, when they initiate admission to some college or university.    

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Quote: Talk behind back

“Remember – if people talk behind your back, it only means you are two steps ahead.” ~ Fannie Flagg  

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