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5 Reasons Why Video Games Are GOOD For Learning
Nov 10th 2021 | Posted by W. Ayers

5 Reasons Why Video Games Are GOOD For Learning

It’s often considered the biggest counter-productive distraction for young people ever created. A proverbial thorn in the side of parents since the very day they went against their morals and gave their children a way out of reality.Video games. Two words that make even the strongest of non-helicopter parents cringe in horror. It became such a nuisance in China that children there are now banned from playing them at all during the school week AND are only allotted 1 hour of playing time on Frida …
Course-Sharing Platform, Acadeum Enters Dual-Enrollment Arena
Oct 27th 2021 | Posted by W. Ayers

Course-Sharing Platform, Acadeum Enters Dual-Enrollment Arena

In today’s hyper-competitive learning environment, it never hurts to be ahead of the game when it comes to academics. After all, no matter how much you think you know, or have learned, there is always the potential to absorb more. Perhaps the best way to sum this up is a quote from Geeta Iyengar:Knowledge has a beginning, but no end.A world-renowned yoga Instructor, Iyengar emphasized elevating one’s intellectual focus as a means of personal fulfillment in helping her students' lives flourish. E …
California, Michigan Lead New COVID Legislation Push To Aid Higher Ed Institutions and Their Students
Oct 1st 2021 | Posted by W. Ayers

California, Michigan Lead New COVID Legislation Push To Aid Higher Ed Institutions and Their Students

When it comes to education, the COVID-19 pandemic has ravaged schools, it’s students, teachers and the communities they support. Colleges and universities were especially crippled due to their dependency on the number of students enrolled, and their monetary influence on campus. Sure, every higher education institution offers online classes in this day and age. But it's the on-campus presence, or lack thereof, that has a huge impact on the financial stability of these colleges and universities. …
When It Comes To Learning IN The Digital Age, Print Textbooks Still Rule The Academic World
Sep 22nd 2021 | Posted by W. Ayers

When It Comes To Learning IN The Digital Age, Print Textbooks Still Rule The Academic World

“With everything that's happening and the things that are about to come to light, people might just need a little old-fashioned.”Remember the scene in Marvel’s The Avengers movie when Agent Coulson utters that simple yet poignant statement to Captain America? The only difference; this is reality, with everything that's happening, and such things that are about to come too light, already did - more than a year and a half ago.Reality checks aside, and amidst a global pandemic, a little old-fashion …
 Top 3 QuickStudy Reference Guides for Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Careers
Sep 16th 2021 | Posted by W. Ayers

Top 3 QuickStudy Reference Guides for Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Careers

Within the emergency medical services field, there are two professions that serve the frontlines of the most difficult natural and man-made disasters imaginable. The profession of emergency medical technicians or EMTs, as well as paramedics, have not just been careers in high demand, but highly demanding career moves that are some of the most vital medical professions to pursue today. Both rely heavily on the expertise of team members being well-trained for their roles, as well as those who poss …