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8 Tips for Writing College Essays

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College essays are often the most dreaded and time-consuming part of a college application. And while essays are ranked only fourth in importance for most admission decisions (behind grades, rigor of curriculum, and test scores) a great essay can be the difference between a college acceptance and denial.…

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Kids on the Internet: How to Keep Them Safe

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In this modern world, everyone is using the Internet more than ever before. This increase in Internet usage includes children, who are plugged into the World Wide Web through devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, and even gaming consoles. Because the Internet is available through a number of resources, it

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Reading: Word Games for Kids of All Ages

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Reading—Wouldn't it be fantastic if your child had a higher vocabulary level than you? It's possible. If your toddler is the type who knows his or her way around an MP3 player better than you or if you are tired of all of the nonsense bird games on a…

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Education: A New Approach to Back-to-School

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Are you in full blown back-to-school panic yet? Commercials for back-to-school stuff started around the 4th of July this year, meaning we got a whole extra month to start the full scale panic and buying frenzy that comes with the start of the new year. Last year, my daughter started…

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