Developing Responsibility in Kids Ages 8-11

by parenttoolkits Responsibility is something all children need to learn. By helping your child develop responsibility, you are helping her reach her full potential. Responsibility involves making decisions, being trusted, and learning to take credit for one’s actions — whether good or bad. Taking responsibility is not just about how the choices your child makes affect her, but also how her choices and actions affect others. Being responsible can help your child feel important and like she is contributing to both the family and the community. One of the best ways to teach your child about responsibility is to model […]

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5 Time Management Tips for Teachers

A Cordia University, Portland resource. Working as a teacher requires excellent time management skills. Teachers need to balance the long-term goals of the classroom, the immediate educational needs of the students and the large volume of paperwork that comes with every assignment. Between writing lesson plans, grading exams and actually teaching, teachers often feel that it is impossible to fit everything into the allotted time frame. Here are five effective time management tips teachers can use every day. Organize the day by priorities Teacher time management must start with setting priorities and organizing the day around the most important tasks. […]

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BENEFITS OF STUDYING ABROAD

In our world today, there are a variety of study abroad opportunities in almost every country, so studying in your dream land is easier now than it has ever been. Still wondering “why study abroad?” Read on! An Opportunity to Explore the World It’s easy to have a limited view of the world we live in, but study abroad can relieve you of this. You will learn how your home country fits into humanity, and through the eyes of a different culture, you can more precisely reflect upon your own culture. During your time abroad, you may be presented with […]

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16 Superb Health Benefits of Cucumber

By Shubhra Krishan Here is a short list of the impressive health benefits that a cucumber carries: Keeps you hydrated.If you are too busy to drink enough water, munch on the cool cucumber, which is 96 percent water. It will cheerfully compensate! Fights heat, both inside and out. Eat cucumber, and your body gets relief from heartburn. Apply cucumber on your skin, and you get relief from sunburn and itchy skin. Flushes out toxins.All that water in cucumber acts as a virtual broom, sweeping waste products out of your system. With regular use, cucumber is known to dissolve kidney stones. Nourishes you with vitamins. A B and […]

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How to Become the Best Teacher

BY ANDREI ZAKHAREUSKI And when you are a teacher, it becomes even more difficult to become perfect for ALL your students. It’s clear, that we all are different, so your students are, and each of them has his own learning style. When your teaching style suits a learning style of your student, you will definitely become his best teacher ever. This is like to be on the same wave with someone. But it’s obvious, that all your 30 students (or 20, or even 10, it doesn’t matter actually) will never have the same opinion about your teaching methods, so, misunderstandings […]

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