• Education

    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 blogging. The Educational Benefits of Microblogging and Chunking are Great Microblogging via Twitter is a form of communication in which users report their current status in short posts of 140 characters or less. Similar to instant messaging, Microblogging allows users to keep track of their daily observations of life. Launched in October 2006, Twitter has grown…

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    What to consider before You get Your Online MBA Degree

    The online MBA degree is becoming an increasingly popular qualification amongst businesses and employers. The ability to study from home and at your own pace is almost too good to resist for students. But there’s lots of online MBA degree program information you have to take into account. Read on to discover what you should consider before committing to any of these degree programs. Why Are You Doing This? Ask yourself why you want to take a specific online degree program. If you don’t have the right reasoning, you’ll run out of motivation quickly. Nothing feels worse than having to struggle through a course you don’t really want to do.…

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    Anthony Tricoli: An Educator at Heart

    Education is the key to success. This is how education is viewed and this has been found true in most circumstances. The quality of education and its utilization however are the prime determinants of success. In terms of ensuring quality, educators play an important role. Teaching can only be effective and can only facilitate learning if handled by a good educator. When you ask children about what they want to be when they grow up, sure enough at least one of them will say that he/she wants to be a teacher. But then again, not everyone is qualified to be an educator. It doesn’t only take knowledge, but character to…