John B. King Jr., who has been the acting Secretary of Education since December 2015, was officially confirmed on Monday following a 49 to 40 vote by the Senate, according to the New York Times. Until now, he was acting as a replacement for Arne
The common belief is that the teaching profession is more suitable for extroverted teachers. There are so many things that teachers have to deal with on a daily basis from loud and obnoxius children to the pressures of other demanding teachers. So the question is,
E-Books or Paperback?
With technology improving more and more every day, E-books are becoming more and more popular. There are pros and cons with both options and it comes down to your specific preference. According to School Library Journal, about two-thirds of schools use E-Books. With
Valentine's Day Reading List
With Valentine's Day coming up, the last thing that is probably on your mind is to read a book. Even though you are probably thinking about your special loved one during this time of year, it is important to expand your mind
Every country with top performing education systems shares one thing in common-high-quality professional development. This is something that is still missing in the U.S. Reports have shown that schools that encourage school improvement and offer career ladders led to better overall quality for the schools.
Every day, more parents are opting to connect their kids to a private tutor. NYC has a transient lifestyle that forces its residence to adapt with the times. At this point, tutoring services are more than just a trend in small communities, but are rather becoming
Albeit, for the interesting courses, the work is bearable. For most students, that makes up about half the classes, at best. And as for the rest, class time is boring enough. Tack on an hour or more of homework and soon enough you’ll reach your
Many people think that learning a foreign language is difficult, but in reality it’s not. There are many options and resources that can help you learn a foreign language using the most efficient and fastest way possible. This article will not only provide you with
With over 1,600 colleges, it might be difficult to choose the perfect college. The first thing to probably consider is the type of academic program and availability of major. You might have many doubts and questions about whether or not you are making a good
Homework teaches us many things and helps us to have a better understanding of life. It’s essential to start building good homework habits starting from as early as elementary school. This article will explain why homework is so important and how Big Apple can help.