Buckling Down In School

Getting Behind The Wheel As An Adult Learner

When people think of driving lessons, they think of excited and nervous teenagers behind the wheel. While the majority of driving lessons are taken by teenagers, there are many adults who take driving lessons. Some adults are learning to drive for the first time, while others take driving lessons to refresh their skills.  Driving Lessons for Adults Many adults who grow up in big cities with abundant public transportation do not learn to drive as teenagers. Read More 

Want to Advance Your Career? Why It’s Time to Go Back to School

After you've been on your job for awhile it's normal to start feeling like you've hit the ceiling. Years may have gone by without you getting a raise or promotion and you might have become so proficient at your work that you feel like you can do it in your sleep. At this point, it's time for you to do something different. Going back to school could change everything for you and open up new horizons that are currently out of your reach. Read More 

Three Programs Your Introverted Student May Love

Being an introvert does not mean staying inside all day. Many introverts like to participate in activities but would prefer to have minimal need to interact with others on a personal level during these activities. It is important to give a child activities outside of schoolwork so that they can figure out their talents. If your child prefers to use their own imagination and have fun that does not require too much talk, there are some public school programs that they may enjoy. Read More 

2 Ways Charter Schools Can Focus More On Your Child

If you want your child to get more attention during the educational process, one option is to send your child to a charter school. Due to the set-up of charter schools, they often have a unique ability to focus more on your child's individual growth. #1 Longer School Year Most charter schools offer longer schools years and more education hours for their students. They achieve this in a variety of different ways. Read More 

Why You Should Never Refer to Childcare Teachers as “Glorified Babysitters”

Child care centers all provide meaningful education to children of all ages. The days are structured with work and play time, so that children know what to expect and can learn to transition between work and play the same way adults do. Teachers in the centers also work very hard. However, there are always some parents that refer to childcare teachers as "glorified babysitters." If you are guilty of this, here is why you should not do that. Read More