So here’s the unfortunate–but unavoidable–truth: Not everyone finishes high school. In 2014, 6.5% of our nation’s high school population of 50,468,456 students dropped out or failed to graduate. And in 2017, the average high school dropout rate was 4.7%, contrasting with 3.5% in 2007. Some
With the majority of the population turning to technology for their studies, questions might arise about how to attain the most impact from learning through your computer. Online learning comes with many benefits, from flexibility to convenience to affordability. Similar to an on-campus school, you
To continue with our theme of diversity in learning types, we will dive deeper into the world of educational psychology and discuss Howard Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences. Intelligence, as defined by Merriam-Webster, is the ability to acquire and apply knowledge and skills. This definition
4 Different Learning Styles (One Size Doesn’t Fit All) Done are the days of endlessly hitting the books and memorization; no longer are students expected to learn using equal techniques and methods. Different learning styles have been acknowledged, although it is often a debate between teachers,
Selecting a career while you are in high school can be intimidating . Especially when there are so many options available to you, with so many paths to explore. Finding the right career is about asking yourself, and the people around you, the right questions.
In every student’s life, there will be a test or two. Testing has been a method for schools to measure the growth of students for decades. For many students, they can be stressful. There is pressure to do well, lots of studying to do before
Identify Your Challenges For students, there is always work to be doing, especially when working independently on assignments. Time management for teens is essential. Every class has different demands, ranging from short homework assignments to writing major papers for a final report. Along with the
Turn Down Negative Self-Talk.
Know the symptoms and find out how to get relief.