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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 …
Curb The Cost of College Textbooks with QuickStudy
Aug 24th 2021 | Posted by W. Ayers

Curb The Cost of College Textbooks with QuickStudy

When it comes to the rising costs of college textbooks, students and parents alike cringe at the thought of just how much they will need to shell out, and whether or not such costs are worthwhile.Unfortunately, the outcomes of both concerns are almost always not positive. In fact, they’re usually met with anger and frustration. New or used, the value of college textbooks is almost always more due to it’s demand, by way of the college courses requiring them than what is actually contained in the …
Rewriting Wartime History, One Letter At A Time
Nov 20th 2019 | Posted by W. Ayers

Rewriting Wartime History, One Letter At A Time

With each passing day, we turn the page on memories and their historical significance in time. Especially, with the ease of obtaining information digitally, what we consume is often forgotten before we fully absorb its importance.But it wasn't always this way.Case in point; the story of Andrew Carroll which appears in this month’s edition of the Smithsonian Magazine. Sure, you’ve probably never heard of the man, but by and large, he's responsible for the care of more than 225 years of nearly for …
March 19th: Showing Love And Respect In Honor of National Certified Nurses Day
Mar 19th 2019 | Posted by W. Ayers

March 19th: Showing Love And Respect In Honor of National Certified Nurses Day

For nearly a century, modern medicine has seen some pretty remarkable advancements in research, technology and yes, medicine. So many innovative breakthroughs, in fact, this entire article wouldn’t even begin to scratch the surface.Of course, there are some things the medical profession is known for that will, unfortunately, remain the same. For instance, general practitioners often yield a solid two-three week wait for an appointment, it's almost a given to wait just as long to be seen by a spe …
Why The Arts Will Continue To Benefit Education
Mar 14th 2019 | Posted by W. Ayers

Why The Arts Will Continue To Benefit Education

Reading, writing, and arithmetic. They are to education what red, yellow and blue are to the color wheel. As a primary foundation, this academic triad laid the groundwork for all subject areas to build upon. Without question, their level of importance is both apparent and necessary. The same, however, should be said of the arts. A recent New York Times article emphasized the significance of art education and how its arsenal of creative disciplines can truly benefit all academics. With toda …