Where You Can Get a Free College Degree

Where You Can Get a Free College Degree

No matter which profession you choose, you will probably want to get a college degree. But sometimes, going to college is very costly and not every young person can afford it. Fortunately, there are some educational facilities where students can get a degree without expenses. Here are some of them.

United States Service Academies

You can get an education in the place, where the government will pay for it. But in this case, you should be ready to return the favor. United States Service Academies provide an outstanding education for young people, and each graduate gets a guaranteed job after receiving the education. Therefore, getting an education from military is a good option if you are ready to serve active duty for five years and three in reserve. However, for many, it becomes a very difficult choice whether this time is worth good education and a guaranteed job. In addition, you should consider that the selection process is very strict in the academies, so you will have to put a great effort to get it. Continue reading

Entertaining the Idea That Anyone Can Travel

Entertaining the Idea That Anyone Can Travel

If you happen to enjoy living in a travel-loving community, then you might be excited how curious and interesting people can be. Travellers are always willing and ready to accept something new: new experience, new trips, new emotions or new lifestyles. Many of my friends are avid travelers and the only thing that makes me wonder is that they seem to care little about the feelings, emotions, and situations that other people find themselves in. Actually, from my perspective, such an approach is completely opposite to my standpoint regarding the essence of travelling. One phrase that has stuck in my mind is that, “Anyone can travel, why not?”

What do you think about such an opinion? How far do you agree? Can you personally travel whenever you want? How often have you heard this phrase in your own life? Probably, a friend of yours has made such a comment after any decisive or life-altering trip to any sacred place? As for me, this statement is prevalent merely in the community of keen travellers, who have no boundaries and stop when it comes to going somewhere. In my world, it’s not that easy and I really don’t agree that anyone can travel. Still, I have prepared two main facts why travelling may not be as easy as it seems. Continue reading

8 Effective Steps To Manage Exam Stress

8 Effective Steps To Manage Exam Stress

Intense exam period often makes you feel that you are losing control of the situation. You constantly question your knowledge, the expectations of a professor, and your ability to perform well. Lengthy anxiety that comes from the evaluation of your knowledge may make you feel stressed and even panicked. Today, we will discuss some essential steps to control the anxiety and to succeed during the exams.

Prepare Well

Nothing will give you more confidence in your ability to perform well during the test than knowing study material inside out. Make sure you realize the expectations of your professor, check the syllabus and learn the material properly.

Create a Plan

Study according to a strict plan. Select days to learn new material and revise it. Divide complicated themes into sections and study them separately. In addition, break your study time allowing yourself some rest. Continue reading

How To Build Self Confidence

How To Build Self Confidence

Even the most talented people in stressful situations fail. One way or another, our mental attitude influences the result of our actions. Confidence as any other skill can be trained. It was proved that self-assured attitude makes success. That’s why even an egghead fails an exam being too nervous. Even if you’re not the smartest in your group, the ability to control yourself will help to face any kind of situations in your life.

Self-Confidence Tips

Replay the Scenario

This is one of the most effective techniques from career experts. Visualizing an event several times before it happens helps to induce anxiety. So when the moment comes to going through it, you feel as if you’ve already done this. Imagine every detail of the upcoming event: the room, people, how you walk into the room and start your performance. Think of possible tricky questions and prepare your answers. It is rather helpful. Continue reading

Things You Need to Have While Being a Student

Things to Do Being a Student

Many students would agree that preparation for college is rather exhilarating. Actually, lots of students can’t wait to get acquainted with their roommates and to figure out which things you should bring with yourself to college. Quite exciting, isn’t it? If you are eager to get to know several necessary items for your life in the dorm, read the following information.

  • Do you know that drinking clean water is essential for your body? Actually, a Brita filter can help to dispose of all harmful elements that water in your dorm contains. What is more, this will help you to be thrifty since you won’t have to buy new packs of water every week.
  • Other important things to consider are plastic dishes. They will allow you to bring food from home and then microwave it.
  • You may think that your room will always be clean and neat. Nevertheless, you will have to face challenges. For example, someone might spill juice or wine on the carpet and there won’t be your mother to help you to clean it up. Therefore, don’t forget to bring cleaning supplies with you.
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Best Ways To Improve Your Memory

Best Ways To Improve Your Memory

Have you recently experienced issues with your memory, like inability to recall someone’s name or having multiple “tip of the tongue” moments? It is a natural thing to experience the decline of the speed of thought with age. However, it doesn’t mean that it’s inevitable. There are things you can do daily to keep your memory sharp.

Tips for Memory Improvement

Stop Multitasking

Frequently, our memory fails in cases when we haven’t paid enough attention while getting the information. That is why you sometimes can’t remember whether you have locked the door. Your mind was full of other thoughts while you were doing that. For this reason, multitasking is not so good. For better productivity and sharper memory, concentrate on a single thing at a time. Continue reading

Free Tools to Collaborate Easily

Free Tools to Collaborate Easily

With the development of technologies, there has been a great change in approaches to the studying process. It is no longer a so-called “teacher-textbook-student” relationship, but rather an advanced method of teaching and learning. To catch up with the era of advanced technologies, teachers turn for help to various interactive tools aiming to facilitate the studying process and arouse the students’ interest to collaborate.

We decided to gather the most popular and efficient free classroom teaching/learning tools in one place!

Edmodo

It is an education network used by teachers, students, and even parents all over the world. It is an easy way to connect with other people, to exchange homework, quizzes, to create groups, to collaborate, and more. Stay educated with free multi-platform Edmodo. Continue reading