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Best Shoes for Teachers

Best Shoes for Teachers

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a good pair of shoes” – Hudson Bleecker
The early years of the 20th century saw many parts of America reeling under the effects of Hookworm infection. The impact of the infection was seen in the economic and financial landscape of the country. One of the main reasons for the spread of this infection was the lack of proper footwear. To say, even putzing around in the backyard without footwear made people susceptible to the infection.
Gone are the days where malignant infections rule people’s lives. While we are self-sufficient in matters of health, the importance of having …

Best Tablets for College Students

Best Tablets for College Students

More comfortable than smartphones and more convenient than laptops, tablets have transformed the way we read, surf the internet, play, watch movies and have fun. Whether for fun, school, work or any other activity tablets cab be very expedient. Even so, it is not always easy to make an informed decision on the best tablet for college students due to the fact that markets are flooded to brim. Luckily, we are here to take the guesses out of the game. In this review and guide, we have picked the most popular and most effective tablets to make sure that you make the right …

Best Printers for College Students: Buyer’s Guide and Review

Best Printers for College Students: Buyer’s Guide and Review

Introduction
Are you a student contemplating buying a new printer? Well, that’s a smart decision. I mean, you can rest assured that a good machine will not just be lying in your room. With it, you can conveniently and affordably print your school projects, photos and even make some extra cash doing it for your fellow students. The problem is, making that critical decision on which model to buy can not only be daunting and intimidating but also tedious and unnerving. The thing is, there are several technical things that need to be taken into consideration to ensure that you choose a printer that will adequately address your …

Alligator vs Crocodile: What’s the Difference?

Alligator vs Crocodile: What’s the Difference?

Imagine this, you are canoeing on a river during a sweltering afternoon and you see what looks like a floating log on murky waters. Without warning, it starts moving closer and you see eyes poking above the water and all of a sudden, it is looking at you. And now you know its time to get out of there as fast as you can.
 
 
Quickly …

How to Design an Online Tutoring Flyer

How to Design an Online Tutoring Flyer

As the internet becomes more and more integrated with the basic fabrics of modern life, demand for online tutoring services is on the rise creating new opportunities for those with the expertise and skills. Last year, “Smart Money” revealed that the tutoring industry has grown 10 times since 2001, making it a lucrative business for anyone looking for a new career or a way to supplement their income. Therefore, if you are contemplating getting into this industry, rest assured that you are on the right path. The problem is, getting the right people to know about your services can be a challenging and intimidating endeavor. Luckily, if you want to expand your presence in this $10 billion worth industry, a …

2nd Grade Reading Comprehension

2nd Grade Reading Comprehension

2nd grade is the stage when most young readers begin moving beyond the basics of decoding text into reading fluency and comprehension. 2nd grade reading comprehension is an important hallmark in their learning process since it determines whether they will be successful in their subsequent learning activities or not. For this reason, it is important to ensure that your child has a strong background so that they can seamlessly and effortlessly tackle other learning activities that heavily rely on reading comprehension. And here’s how.
But First and Foremost, What is Reading Comprehension?
Well, in simple terms, we can define this as the connection to reading. I mean, reading comprehension is …

Components of a Good Lesson Plan Outline

Components of a Good Lesson Plan Outline

Designing an effective and actionable lesson plan demands and necessitates dedication, diligence and an empathetic understanding of your student’s abilities and goals. As with all teaching activities, the aim is to encourage and motivate learners to absorb, understand and retain as much content as possible. To achieve this, the teacher has to conduct the lesson plan outline exactly as it was designed. The thing is since there is a lot of what you can teach the students, it is necessary to set clear objectives and goals for your lesson to make sure that you cover the most relevant information and stay within the topic.  By so doing, you can plan and execute your lesson to ensure that goals and objectives …

How to Find Online Tutor Jobs

How to Find Online Tutor Jobs

Do You want to take charge of your life particularly of how you work?
Well, working online gives you the freedom to stay away from the clutter and chaos that comes with normal working schedules. I have been teaching online for the last 7 years and what. I had enough from the inconveniences of trekking to work or getting stuck in traffic while commuting to work. I can work from anywhere as long as I have a steady internet connection.
If this kind of autonomy and freedom over how and where you work intrigues you, online tutor jobs are the perfect place to get started. Even better, you can begin by doing it as a side hustle and as your clientele begins to grow you can finally quit your job and …

What to Include in a Tutoring Contract

What to Include in a Tutoring Contract

Today, more than ever before, academic performance plays an indispensable role in determining if students qualify to attend their schools of choice and pursue the university degrees of their dreams. As a result, tutoring has become more popular as more and more students strive to better their grades. At the midst of this boom, there is a need for tutoring agencies and independent tutors need to focus on the legal part of this trade to ensure a seamless operation of their business. I mean, it is vital to have a binding agreement in the form of a contract spelling out the nature of the engagement with your clients. If you are …

Tutoring Business Cards

Tutoring Business Cards

So, you’ve finally immersed yourself into the tutoring realm and you are now looking for a way to expand your presence? Well, tutoring business cards are an ideal way to advertise your services. These cards not only express how professional your business is but also send a positive message regarding the quality of your services. Moreover, tutoring business cards convey a concise but memorable version of what you do and offer plus information on how interested clients can reach you. Taking all this into consideration, they can be a very effective and efficient way to market your services if designed and distributed appropriately.
Designing your tutoring business card
Besides conveying what …

1st Grade Reading Comprehension

1st Grade Reading Comprehension

First grade represents an important and exciting transition as kids leave behind most of the fun and games of kindergarten and preschool and begin to learn academic oriented skills. As your child transitions to a more extensive learning extension, it is not uncommon to get tired and bored which can result in difficulties focusing and absorbing content. Well, that’s normal! Even so, they need to learn how to read and so quickly because this represents a crucial and essential part of their learning process and academic success. The problem is, 1st grade reading comprehension can be daunting and intimidating for a first grader. Fortunately, there are tested ways to help them develop reading skills.

How To Be A Good Tutor

How To Be A Good Tutor

Tutoring is perhaps one of the most intricate jobs nowadays. Perhaps, this can be attributed to the fact that it necessitates extensive and holistic knowledge of a subject, enthusiasm and the desire to make a difference in the lives of those receiving the service. Whether you are teaching about home decor or how to garden, delivery of your lessons is super important. In other words, the role of a tutor is to be a guide and facilitator of learning. To be precise, the tutor guides, evaluates, and motivates his/her students, in a bid to achieve good performance at the end of the course. If you have the desire to become a mentor, to teach someone what you know yourself…

How To Tutor online and in person

How To Tutor online and in person

How to tutor online
More and more schools, universities and freelance teachers and tutors are moving towards online classes. Some have been doing this for many years. And for some, teaching online is new and it can be very overwhelming. There are so many ways on how to tutor online and so many platforms are offering different services. Some schools and tutoring agencies use their own online learning platforms. Teaching online should not be complicated and education should be available for free to everyone. There are many free platforms out there which are easy to use, even for tutors who are not familiar with tutoring online. I am here to help you getting started.
If you are not teaching …

How to Dress as A Tutor

How to Dress as A Tutor

Everyone has their own style, but when it comes to professions, there are certain dress codes that need to be followed. Big companies often have strict dress codes on custom t shirts, or at least a definite and clear one that employees can just follow. However, it might be more complicated and challenging for people who work in a free work environment.
A good example is a tutor. Tutors are still teachers; they are just not teaching in regular schools. The work environments of tutors are offices, tutorial centers, and houses. So, with the workplace being different from that of a regular school’s teacher, one might get confused as to what clothing articles are …