Vacation slide

Here Is How To Prevent Vacation Slide

The holidays are here again and many students especially kids would be so happy for getting breaks from school.     Now that school has come to an end for vacation, children will look forward to relaxing days at home, days out with their friends, maybe even a holiday abroad with the family.   However, holiday is a free time, and after this extended break many students will return...
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stutter

I Overcame My Stutter — Here’s What I Can Teach You About Language Learning

Those who don’t speak another language assume that those of us who do have some type of exclusive language “gene”. This is perhaps the biggest cop-out of all the language learning myths. It’s easy to brush off our own shortcomings by accepting that we simply don’t have the gift, that elusive language gene. Hey, it’s not my fault I can’t speak another language! I don’t have the...
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french

How I Learned French on the Toilet in 6 Months

This is a true story. The events depicted in this text took place in Sao Paulo, Brazil in 2013. That is a good start for this story because I know it might sound unbelievable for one or two folks out there, but I guarantee you that at the time, I was as shameless as the next paragraphs are going to demonstrate. I am a better person now, I swear. :) Who is this Shameless Person Who Learns French...
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Why Most Students Feel Depressed

Most students today are struggling with depression. This is because, they’re face with challenges, pressures and anxieties that causes them to feel overwhelm. For example, they might feel homesick. Also for the first time in their lives, they may be living on their own without any limits on sleep, food to eat or time spent on games and social media sites. In addition to this, students may be...
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What Not to Miss When Teaching Fahrenheit 451

This post originally appeared on the blog Faulkner’s Fast Five. There is so much to teach and learn when reading Ray Bradbury’s magnum opus: Fahrenheit 451. I’m compiling this list of not-to-miss points when teaching this novel after having taught it for years and years, but also with the disclaimer that every time I teach it, I see something new. However, these five aspects of the book...
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Emotional Intelligence

Importance of Emotional Intelligence in Students

  Emotional intelligence is the most vital component that helps the students in balancing their emotions and the way they respond to difficult situations in life.   At a stage when the kids are bombarded with the pressure to excel in all the major areas of their lives, they often find it difficult to understand how to manage these diverse areas and excel in them.   Emotional...
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The Untold Story Of How Tiger Wood Became A Legend

This is a guest contribution by Aba FAME from www.abafame.com     Are you a student, a teacher or a parent? Have you been struggling with any area of your life recently? This untold story of how tiger wood transformed himself from a failure to a winner, a loser to a great legend will teach you a great lesson.   Read also: The Untold Story Of A Mother Who Raised The Inventor Of...
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Test Preparation

Test Preparation: Here Is What You Must Do

Test preparation or exam preparation is a learning program designed to increase students’ performance on standardized tests.     BECE, WASSCE, SAT, IGSCE, TOEFL, IELTS, GRE, GMAT, ACCA – Which of these test or exams are you preparing for?   These tests also can include entrance examinations used for admissions to institutions of higher education. The following are proven...
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Reasons Why You Must Learn The Piano

Piano is a musical instrument with a large keyboard, a wooden case enclosing a soundboard and metal strings. It is played using a row of keys that the performer presses down with the fingers and thumbs of both hands to cause the hammers to strike the strings. The strings' vibration is stopped by dampers when the keys are released and can be regulated for length and volume by two or three pedals....
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