Autism and the Education Experience

Dealing with special needs is tricky for all parties involved. For the person with autism, it can feel like a deep minefield filled with varying options. You have to make sure that you’re managing your expectations. Don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t go to school just because you have a learning disability like autism. Autism can indeed affect your life but that doesn’t mean that you have to just live with it. You need to make sure that you’re really weighingRead More

re you thinking about life after college and dreading the whole experience? Friends, don’t even stress. There is a vibrant and bright world after college. It doesn’t have to be a struggle. It’s all about building a plan and then carrying it out as fast as possible. You just need to figure out what you honestly wish to do. Trying to figure out what you want to be when you grow up is ideally something that you do after you graduate from highRead More

Do You Really Need a College Degree to Thrive?

One of the top questions that we get these days is simple: do you really need a college degree to thrive? This is something that’s going to take a little longer to answer. Sure, we can say that yes, you do — but is that the case? Not necessarily. On the other hand, we can also say that you don’t really need one…but is that the case? Not necessarily! It just means that you need to think very carefully about what is oneRead More

Discovering Your Reasoning Behind Going to School

Going to school is something that’s going to take a little rational thought. You need to make sure that your heart is definitely in the right place. Sure, it’s a dream that you might have to go to college, but can you afford it? It all depends on how old you are, what your plans are behind going to school, and if you can make an action plan to actually get things done. This is something that a lot of people have aRead More

We’ve talked about tutoring in the past, but do you have a tutoring plan that really works? Right now, if you’re like most college students, you know that you need help in a subject but you’re too afraid to ask. We aren’t really sure why people get like that, but we do know that it tends to make a lot of things much harder than they really need to be. What you need to realize is that a good tutoring plan does twoRead More

Could Private School Be What Your Child Really Needs

Going into public school is something that most adults remember because their parents really couldn’t afford to send them anywhere else. However, what about sending the children that you have to private school? This might actually not be as expensive as you might imagine. Private school rates have come down because there are other options out there now. There are even freeform schools that allow children to learn as they choose. There are also Montessori schools and even charter schools where all theRead More

Moving to a Better Area for the School System – Worth It?

Most parents would honestly agree that they will do just about anything to further their child’s education. You have to make sure that you’re immediately thinking about all of the different ways that you can make their life a little easier. If the school that they’re going to right now isn’t meeting their needs and you’ve exhausted just about every other adventure in order to try to make it work, then you might wonder what else you could do. Well, you could alwaysRead More

Time Management – A Powerful Key For Success In the Education World

If you really look at some of the top students in a class, you’ll find some common themes. For starters they are going to be the students that are very organized. They have to be — you don’t want to find yourself constantly wasting time searching for assignments. Teachers are very particular about their students turning things on time. You don’t always get to just turn something in late. In the real world, this isn’t the case at all. Most employers will expectRead More

Does Homeschooling Make Sense in Modern Society?

Are you thinking about your child’s education? Chances are good that you are. You see, there is a lot that goes into the normal educational path of a child, and it’s not something that parents always get a lot of say over. In a perfect world every parent would be able to really sit down and think about the best education possible for their children. But when many people are working long hours just to take care of the children that they have,Read More

Helping Your Children Gain the Most Out of Public School!

Public school. In some families, public school almost sounds like a dirty word. They have been homeschooling for so long that they can’t even imagine sending their children somewhere else for their educational needs. Yet if you’re a working parent or you just don’t feel like you’re up to getting the homeschooling thing off the ground, this means that you’re going to need to think about public school a bit different. Instead of just assuming that you have no say, you would actuallyRead More