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UPSIDE OF CODING JOBS

The modern business world has become incredibly dependent on technology.  This increasing dependence on tech and online platforms is what is driving the increasing demand for coding and programming jobs, making it one of the best paying jobs of the past  for 2019 and the upcoming years. The information technology industry employs nearly 6 million […]

CODING WEBSITES FOR BEGINNERS

Coding and programming have become one of the hottest skills in the modern industry.  In order to maximize your chances at getting the job you want with the salary that you want, it is better to make sure that you have some know-how about coding. On the other hand, if you have a passion to […]

10 PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES TO LEARN RIGHT NOW

With so many great programming languages available, you may think that programmers are spoiled with choices.  Think again!  While there is no denying that there are a host of great programming languages to master, the large variety is why makes it so difficult for programmers to choose.  They cannot perfect every single language and must […]

5 Stress Buster Toys that Kids and Adults Love

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Math Manipulative Must-Haves for the Classroom

Kids learn by doing, which is why manipulatives are perfect tools for teaching and reinforcing math concepts. They are useful for hands-on, small group activities; and for letting students explore and develop reasoning and problem-solving skills. The best math manipulatives allow students to build connections between mathematical ideas and hands on activities.  They make math […]

Compound Interest In Investing

Compounding is the process of generating more return on an asset’s reinvested earnings. To work, it requires two things: the reinvestment of earnings and time. Compound interest can help your initial investment grow exponentially. For younger investors, it is the greatest investing tool possible, and the #1 argument for starting as early as possible.   […]

Sphero—A New Ball Game

  Sphero is an app-enabled toy and designed by a company formerly known as Orbotix.  Intelligent and well-rounded, Sphero lets students play, learn, and explore by creating obstacle courses and creating multifamily games.  It is also waterproof, pet-proof, and ready for any adventure.   This globe is charged wirelessly from its own charging base, and is […]

The Popularity Of Homeschooling

What used to be considered a fringe group, homeschooling is now one of the fastest growing sectors in education. In many states, recent homeschool enrollment has grown by nearly 10% in the last year. Easy access to specialized tutoring, parental frustration with the current testing system and common core requirements, and child safety are just […]

Common Core Math in the 8th Grade

Eighth grade under the Common Core Math system focuses on three different principles, covering a range of topics. Students will learn several about several topics, such as: Understanding linear equations Having a fundamental understanding of functions and how they are used Geometry topics, like the Pythagorean theorem and volume of prisms Expressing Concepts With Equations […]

STEM vs. STEAM: What difference does “A” make?

In almost every recent discussion about education, you will undoubtedly hear the term STEM. With a focus being placed on the technology sector and certain skills being an absolute necessity in the job market we are entering today, an emphasis on STEM is easily understood. Today, however, there is a new acronym that is starting […]