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Time Management Tips for Students

For full-time students, time management is very important. Going to schoolis essentially their job, and they have to devote most of their day to their studies. But time management takes on a whole different meaning for those students who are

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Great Sites for Fashion Design Students

If you are going to school for fashion design, then simply doing the course work is not enough. Fashion is all about trends and styles, and without keeping an eye on current cycles in the fashion world (and the general

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The Dos and Don’ts of Discussion Boards

Anyone taking a distance learning class will know what a Blackboard discussion board looks like. It is the primary interface tool students have between one another, and the closest thing digitally possible to a class room group discussion. The discussion

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6 Great Blogs about Homeschooling

More people are choosing to home school their children, and because of that there are more resources than ever before for these parents. For on line support, there are literally thousands of blogs and web sites about distance education and

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Required Reading — the Best in Classic Horror

And now we come to the “guilty pleasure” edition of Required Reading. Of any major genre of fiction, few are less respected than horror (with the possible exception of romance). Horror novels are usually just fluff designed to give the

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Required Reading — Great Books of African American History

America is, and has always been, a melting pot of cultures, races, and theologies. It is our strength as a nation. This is also true of American literature, where African American writers have contributed many of the books that could

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6 More Great Educational Games for the Wii

The Nintendo Wii is a gaming console that is so easy to use, and has such a wide variety of games, that it appeals to almost every demographic.  From little children still developing hand-eye coordination to retirees looking to replace

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7 Great Educational Games for the Wii

Can the Wii be used for anything other than dance games or Mario games? Turns out, its one of the best gaming consoles for educational games aimed at young players. Here are a few of the best. Big Brain Academy:

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