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01/07/2016
One of the best ways to communicate your thoughts, opinions, and vision is through the written word. However, if you want to be understood, you need to have proper grammar, organize your ideas effectively, and master different skills. That's why, if you require some help to become a better...
12/08/2015
Being a good student encompasses a few different commitments that you need to make and areas that you should work on. Still, the reward of learning effectively, being more knowledgeable, and getting an advantage in this competitive world, are worth putting in the extra effort to succeed...
11/26/2015
There are certain academic skills that are crucial for every student to learn. Multiplying correctly is one of them because they'll need to use it in their everyday life. Moreover, they’ll likely need it to solve more complicated equations later on in their academic life, which is why it's...
10/27/2015
For some students, tests are a big source of anxiety. Not only can this result in poor grades in their school subjects, but it can also affect their well-being. If your child gets very nervous with their tests, you can use the tips mentioned below to minimize their stress-level and help them...
10/22/2015
If your child has an unattended medical condition, this can impact all of the areas in their life greatly. For instance, if your child has a weak eyesight, but doesn't wear corrective lenses for it, this can affect their academic goals negatively. For that reason, this post will go over a few...
10/09/2015
Teaching your child about grammar from a young age and helping them master it, is a great way to ensure that they'll be able to communicate effectively through written and spoken word in their life. Still, if you require a few tips on how to help your child develop this important academic skill,...
09/28/2015

Vocabulary Help: Know How to Distinguish These Words

Here are some words that are commonly misused and confused, with a suggested mnemonic device for remembering how to tell them apart.

Beside vs Besides

"Beside" means next to. "Besides" means except. When someone says, "besides the point," what...
09/21/2015

Math Formulas You Should Know

Because math builds upon what you already know, it helps to memorize formulas for problems that come up often. Here are some math formulas you will want to commit to memory.

Rectangle Formulas

Area=lw l is the length and w is the width. Multiply them together to...
09/14/2015

Avoid These Words & Phrases

Getting rid of these words and phrases will help your writing style immensely.
  1. On account of Just use because.
  2. Only Placement is important with this word. It should come immediately before what it quantifies. Do you mean "He only kicked that ball ten...
08/31/2015
If you'd like your child to improve on different academic areas, such as spelling, reading comprehension, and vocabulary, a dictionary can be of great help. However, a dictionary alone won't do much; your child should know how to use it effectively to get the most out of it. For a few tips on how...

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