Mark Twain said ““In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.” I am sure Mark Twain will be more than amazed with look of those beautiful libraries around the world. Today’s article combine the top 10 most beautiful old, rustic and vintage looking libraries around the world. Every one of us will be more than happy to spend just few moments reading books at those beautiful libraries…
As part of the national Get Schooled in Anaphylaxis initiative, Emmy-award winning actress Julie Bowen today kicked off Raise Their Hand for Anaphylaxis Awareness, a community-driven competition designed to bring attention to the issue of life-threatening allergic reactions, or anaphylaxis. Sponsored by Mylan Specialty L.P., Raise Your Hand for Anaphylaxis Awareness is a unique competition created to raise awareness of and preparedness for severe or life-threatening allergies, by rallying people to virtually “raise their hand” for their school district to be counted as one committed to anaphylaxis awareness. Mylan Specialty will award the four school districts with the most hands raised grants of $15,000 to support educational programs, including anaphylaxis-related activities.
When it comes to selecting a career path towards the end of full-time education it is obviously very important that a young person considers all the available options carefully. A career choice at this point should be seen as a long-term commitment even if later it is found not to be exactly what was hoped for and a change is needed. Once a decision has been made as to the type of employment to be sought then the appropriate qualifications must be obtained at the highest grades possible. The parents of a young person can assist him or her in the choice of course that will lead to the most relevant qualifications, thereby ensuring that the transition from school to employment will be a smooth one. A career in accountancy is one of those specialized careers where this is particularly relevant. [Read more...]
Many parents worry about whether they are doing enough to help their children achieve higher school grades or simply cope better with school lessons. This is quite normal, and even if a child is not showing any particular weakness, support at home has a positive effect on their learning and attitude. In fact, there are a number of things that parents can do to help their children with school work, and therefore to help them get ahead with opportunities in life in general.
If you want to excel in exams there are no shortcuts – careful and diligent revision is the best route to success. Getting stuck into the subject matter might seem like the best way of proceeding, but it’s often more important to plan your activities in advance. This article gives some tips for how to make good use of your time and resources during revision.
If you ever get a chance to study abroad during your college time, you should accept the offer. There are numerous advantages to study abroad.Living as foreign student for a year or two could change your point of view to whole world culture but for specific countries you select as well. In today’s education article we will present you top 10 amazing places to study abroad. Some of the items from the list are not so far away and are perfect for American students like London. People speak same language, culture is similar and the food is not so bad. You can expect similar from all other European destiations. On the other hand, Beijing or Istambul are far away destinations with 100% different culture which make this journeys even better… [Read more...]
Financial aid for education purposes are on its way thanks to The Art Institutes and Americans for Arts. The Art Institutes 2013 Poster Design Competition is allowing enterers to have a chance to win hundreds, even thousands in scholarships. It is known to be difficult to receive such aid, so The Art Institutes is helping those who complete the task of creating a poster centered on the theme “You Can Create Tomorrow”. The ability to enter ends January 31, 2013.
Young students are given the opportunity to win an award that represents their honesty, hard work, determination, and intelligence. Wendys High School Heisman Award Program has recently chosen their twelve finalists to receive the Heisman award. Wendy’s High School Heisman Program and Memorial have worked together and help young men and women succeed and capturing their dreams. The list of the twelve finalists can be found on the website www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com.
For over 18 years, Wendy’s High School Heisman Award Program has honored over 400,000 high school seniors in the United States. The program looks at all aspects for those who qualified; they must have shown achievement academically and in their extracurriculars. Education and community are two important aspects to the Heisman Award Program. These leadership award-nominees are young men and women educating themselves and others selflessly to promote positivity. [Read more...]
If you want to make money from archaeological artefacts then here’s what to look out for…
Since we were kids, everyone tells us books are our best friends. Books are here to tell us interesting stories but also to educate us and lead us thru life. During our United Education we use books all the time. Even electronic era is here for a long time, i rather prefer the real book with it’s nice smell and old paper. However, as everything on the world there are bad things that can be found among the books, and today we will present you the collection of 20 bizarre books you should stay away from…