Using Twitter for Educational Purposes

Twitter may be the most popular microblogging site on the Web, but it is also an effective teaching tool. Educators, who once relied on books and blackboards, are now turning to digital applications which serve to enhance their student’s academic progress. With greater speed and functionality, Twitter creates an online platform for communication that rivals conventional

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Top 5 Apps to help Students Learn

How effective are your study habits? Did you know most students are active prior to lunch, then again after dinner, diving in for another round of studying? Business students are most likely to cram before tests. Students (and respective approaches to study) are not created equally. Therefore, strategies that help students focus and get the

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5 Careers for English Majors

“So, what are you going to do with that English degree?” How many times are English majors asked this question? The assumption is often that there are no jobs for English majors or that English majors have no choice but to become teachers. However, English majors learn a number of valuable skills including writing, communication

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