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251.The Emergence of the Department of Homeland Security by
In the wake of the 9/11 tragedy, our nation's leaders began to realize the full extent of potential threats to our national security that exist both internally and abroad. This newfound realization has resulted in the prioritization of security measures that are designed to circumvent catastrophic ...
[Added: 16 Feb 2006   Hits: 286   Words: 369]

252.Insights of Accreditation by Harris Jhosta
Requirements for licensing and/or authorization for educational institutions vary from state to state in the United States. Most states require that a learning institution be certified, authorized and/or accredited in order to award degrees to students. There are some schools ...
[Added: 14 Feb 2006   Hits: 365   Words: 629]

253.Massage School by Marina Petroni
Which friend doesn't love to pass time away chitchatting while receiving a massage? Which boyfriend doesn't love to spend some quality time giving his girlfriend a backrub? In any situation that it's possible, we love to give and get massages. However, when ...
[Added: 10 Feb 2006   Hits: 287   Words: 748]

254.The Secrets to Finding the Right Online School by Scott Patterson
Do you want to complete and online degree? Obtaining a degree online can seem like a dream come true. You can improve your education (and chances for a better job), while learning from the comfort of your home. But ...
[Added: 10 Feb 2006   Hits: 342   Words: 386]

255.Planning Your Homeschooling Effectively - Auto Recovery by Michael Pearce
Many parents make the decision to homeschool their children, and in doing so are privy to some clear benefits. Homeschooling allows you to tailor a specific education to your child's individual needs, something that is often lacking in the public or ...
[Added: 10 Feb 2006   Hits: 260   Words: 552]

256.Employment Opportunities in Homeland Security on the Rise by
Homeland security has become much more than an often used catch phrase for describing national, regional, state and local efforts to eliminate the threat of terrorism. The expenditures that collectively make up the U.S. homeland security budget are now a substantial portion of our federal spending. ...
[Added: 08 Feb 2006   Hits: 268   Words: 312]

257.Online Degrees by Mansi Gupta
Online education has given an entirely new dimension to education. Few decades from now acquiring a degree was restricted to pen and paper, classrooms, university desks and chairs etc. But with the advent of online education a ...
[Added: 08 Feb 2006   Hits: 266   Words: 522]

258.Make The Most of Your Online Spanish Lessons by Liz Santiago
Learning Spanish is the perfect way for you to introduce yourself to the world of other languages. And online Spanish lessons are by far the easiest way to learn to speak Spanish too. Of all the languages in the world ...
[Added: 08 Feb 2006   Hits: 267   Words: 402]

259.Earning Your Degree Online by David Chandler
It is not at all surprising that numerous business schools and universities have established online degree programs. Acquiring your first degree or advancing your education has become very popular for a diverse group of people. Studying for ...
[Added: 30 Jan 2006   Hits: 259   Words: 339]

260.A Brief History of Distance Education by David Madison
Distance education has afforded generations of students the opportunity pursue their educational goals outside of the traditional school system. It has allowed countless students the ability to further their education, while allowing them to maintain their obligations to their families and employers. While distance education is not ...
[Added: 30 Jan 2006   Hits: 463   Words: 342]

261.Learning Online Made Graduating Early Possible by
I started on my bachelor's degree in health care administration over two years ago. I was attending a state university full time and working part time. My wife had recently passed the CPA exam and ...
[Added: 29 Jan 2006   Hits: 283   Words: 381]

262.Homeschool Your Child Using A Theme Based Curriculum by L. D. Mairet
Themes are a fun way to homeschool your child. A theme can be created from any topic that your child is interested in. A theme is simply a base topic from which you can teach from in your lesson plans. A ...
[Added: 27 Jan 2006   Hits: 474   Words: 473]

263.Why an accredited online MBA program is worth so much more by Why an accredited online MBA program is worth so much more
An accredited MBA diploma is your entry to a better life, job prospects, and a higher personal satisfaction level. Your MBA diploma prepares you for the work challenges. It also assures prospective employers that you have the educational qualifications and ...
[Added: 25 Jan 2006   Hits: 257   Words: 553]

264.What is the best online MBA program for me? by Mansi gupta
The best online MBA program for you is one, wherein the program's core courses and specializations are consistently matched to your career interests and objectives. Here's a fail-safe 6-point guide you can use to determine which among the many online MBA programs found on the net, is ...
[Added: 25 Jan 2006   Hits: 279   Words: 538]

265.What do I need to take an online MBA course? by Mansi gupta
Most online MBA courses are commonly put together to meet the needs of working students with undergraduate degrees in business related programs, as well as those with undergraduate degrees outside the area of business. Depending on the student's prior ...
[Added: 25 Jan 2006   Hits: 303   Words: 498]

266.Pursuing an Online Degree by David Chandler
If you want to earn an associates, bachelors, masters, doctorate degree, or certificate or even just improve your work skills, an online degree program may be for you. These programs are a prime option for those who cannot attend traditional classes for whatever reason. Maybe you have a ...
[Added: 25 Jan 2006   Hits: 304   Words: 472]

267.5 Ways an Online MBA Degree Gets You Ahead Faster by Mansi Gupta
What is an MBA? MBA stands for Masters of Business Administration, and is a degree you get to take the next step in business administration. Getting an online MBA degree can reap many benefits, and may possibly be the tool you ...
[Added: 24 Jan 2006   Hits: 278   Words: 506]

268.Owner Builders! Save the dollars build your home and have your dream! by Edward Gonzalez
If you ever thought of building your house you need to read this. I built my house and had full design and construction control and I was NOT a general contractor! There are many advantages to building your own home. From saving money, creating your dream design and home ...
[Added: 22 Jan 2006   Hits: 277   Words: 712]

269.6 Ways of Forming Chinese Characters by Kah Joon Liow
Did you know there are only 6 ways of forming Chinese characters? Yes, 6 kinds of Chinese characters make up the 50,000 Chinese characters in existence today. Amazing isn't it? It shows that there is a logical symbol system used to create ...
[Added: 22 Jan 2006   Hits: 694   Words: 623]

270.Education Online Discriminates in Favour of Dictators by Ian McAllister
Distance Learning Education Online Needs a Dictator Education Online: I know that it is politically incorrect to suggest that you should work to pass your exams because it discriminates against lazy layabouts. But... Conventional Education for the Lazy If ...
[Added: 21 Jan 2006   Hits: 706   Words: 995]

271.Early Childhood Education: The Key to Success in Life by Dr. Jan Strydom & Benetta Strydom
Nelson Mandela, the well-known statesmen, once said, "Education is the great engine to personal development. It is through education that the daughter of a peasant can become a doctor, that the son of a mineworker can become the head of ...
[Added: 20 Jan 2006   Hits: 325   Words: 1818]

272.Spelling Games for Kids by Susan du Plessis
The following spelling games can be used by parents -- or teachers -- to reinforce spelling in children. SPELLING GAME 1: USE BOARD GAMES, SUCH AS MONOPOLY Play any game that is normally played with dice with the child -- Monopoly, for example. The parent ...
[Added: 20 Jan 2006   Hits: 293   Words: 794]

273.Proving Evolution With The Dictionary by Dr. Randy Wysong
Specious reasoning and clever crafting of definitions can make about anything appear to come true. As John Mackay (1852) observed, "When men wish to construct or support a theory, how they torture facts into their service!" Mackay, J. (1852). Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds. ...
[Added: 20 Jan 2006   Hits: 368   Words: 775]

274.Where is the Chinese alphabet? by Kah Joon Liow
In any single month, more than 10,000 people search for the "Chinese alphabet" on the internet. Question is: Does the Chinese language have an alphabet? If so, where is it? Why don't I "see" it? To answer the above questions, let's look ...
[Added: 19 Jan 2006   Hits: 767   Words: 524]

275.Four Cognitive Skills for Successful Learning by Susan du Plessis
The word "cognition" is defined as "the act of knowing" or "knowledge." Cognitive skills therefore refer to those skills that make it possible for us to know. It should be noted that there is nothing that any human being knows, or can do, that he has not ...
[Added: 18 Jan 2006   Hits: 287   Words: 1617]

276.Improving Education Among Native Americans by Jacob Minett
Some Native Americans live on reservations in a community of other Indians. In the United States, you only find two types of reserved lands that are most know - military and Indian. An Indian reservation is literally a piece of land that has been ...
[Added: 18 Jan 2006   Hits: 392   Words: 550]

277.Pell Grants Help Fund College Education by Michael Carter
Many college students seek help when it comes to paying for college expenses. Grants are a type of college financial aid that does not have to be repaid. The Pell Grant is the most common type of government grant awarded to financial aid recipients. Pell Grants are awarded ...
[Added: 18 Jan 2006   Hits: 265   Words: 337]

278.Film Schools - How to Choose a Winner by Nathan James
It seems like everyone today want to be an actor. While acting can certainly be a very rewarding profession, in both monetary and fulfilling terms, it's probably one of the most difficult areas of ...
[Added: 14 Jan 2006   Hits: 276   Words: 347]

279.Cutting-Edge Art by Bronwen Elisabeth Roberts
Art glass usually refers to the modern art glass movement in which individual artists work alone or with colleagues, creating works from molten glass in relatively small furnaces of a few hundred pounds of glass. It began ...
[Added: 13 Jan 2006   Hits: 479   Words: 587]

280.Glass Stories by Bronwen Elisabeth Roberts
Glass and Resonance We have all heard stories of how opera singers can shatter glass upon hitting a particular note. However, how plausible is this notion? In order to shatter glass, a singer's ...
[Added: 12 Jan 2006   Hits: 398   Words: 686]

281.Student Loans? Don't Bother Me. I'm Eccentric. by Ian McAllister
Do you really see yourself as eccentric? asked my boss incredulously. Yes. I replied - Eccentric means away from the centre, which means that I don't follow all the other sheep. How it Began Probably it all began when ...
[Added: 12 Jan 2006   Hits: 539   Words: 905]

282.Online Piano Lessons Will Help You To Play Piano By Ear by Josh Nelson
There is no time like the present to start learning how to play piano by ear and online piano lessons are the fastest way for you to learn this amazing skill. And since you ...
[Added: 03 Jan 2006   Hits: 297   Words: 401]

283.Why you should consider online tutoring by Scott Palat
Why you should consider online tutoring for your child When most parents hear the word online tutoring, they can't quite envision it, but when students hear the word online tutoring, they are intrigued. Online tutoring allows a tutor ...
[Added: 02 Jan 2006   Hits: 335   Words: 318]

284.Advantages of Accelerated Learning by Alexa K. Apallas
The benefits of online learning are undeniable. Students can take classes at their convenience, allowing them to keep up with their regular jobs or family responsibilities. They can pursue degrees in a variety of fields, ...
[Added: 30 Dec 2005   Hits: 319   Words: 666]

285.Why Study in Florence? by Dorioara Pinku
Why Study in Florence? If you are thinking of studying abroad, you may be considering Florence, Italy as one of your options. Do a little research into the benefits of studying in this historic and exciting city, and you may find ...
[Added: 29 Dec 2005   Hits: 393   Words: 544]

286.Reverse Dictionary - Ever asked yourself "Whats the word for..." by Jarrod Hunt
I just happened to stumble on a pretty interesting tool today. I was trying to find a word for "People that are behind the times" for my previous blog post. I did a couple of searches in Google without avail and eventually started scouring for a tool that ...
[Added: 26 Dec 2005   Hits: 383   Words: 371]

287.Student Loan Consolidation by Ken MacKenzie
Why Consolidate Your Student Loans? It's January of your senior year and time to start thinking about all those loans you took to help pay for college. Between Stafford Loans, Perkins Loans and all the rest, between subsidized and unsubsidized you begin to realize ...
[Added: 26 Dec 2005   Hits: 298   Words: 474]

288.Top 5 Reasons to Study Abroad in France by Dorioara Pinku
The first thing one thinks of when hearing the word "France" is the Eiffel Tower. Indeed, the Eiffel tower is a major reason that students want to go to France to study. First of all, France is very rich in history. The French Revolution in ...
[Added: 24 Dec 2005   Hits: 1179   Words: 766]

289.The Virtual Job Market by Diane Hess
In the last decade, there has been an increase in the virtual job market. This is due to the major decline in corporate jobs. Whether you have a college degree or high school diploma, the higher paying positions just aren't ...
[Added: 21 Dec 2005   Hits: 699   Words: 465]

290.Tutoring Versus Training by Dr. Ken Gibson
Your child has difficulty in third grade math. You send him to a tutor. The tutor works diligently for several weeks with him on his grade-level math concepts and assignments. He goes on to pass the third grade with B's. So far so good. Summer comes and goes. His ...
[Added: 21 Dec 2005   Hits: 388   Words: 923]

291.Translation Service Now Open All Hours by meryl straw
Thanks to an exciting new service being launched by antipodean translation company New Lingo, no business need ever be lost for words again – whatever the time of day or night! For New Zealand's leading Internet language services company recently added a ...
[Added: 19 Dec 2005   Hits: 322   Words: 442]

292.Co-operative Preschool Benefits Both Child and Their Parents by Darin Hunter
Remember the days when you and your friends talked about your young children? You exchanged stories of toilet-training, first day of school and birthday parties. For some of you, that was many years ago. Now you talk about weddings, grandchildren and your children's careers. ...
[Added: 15 Dec 2005   Hits: 307   Words: 501]

293.Branson Brains - But Parents Put Me Down The Mine by Kacy Carr
Lack of communication in the education system of yesterday deprived many a scholar of becoming the next Richard Branson, due to the fact the importance of having an education behind you was never first and foremost on our list of studies ...
[Added: 08 Dec 2005   Hits: 329   Words: 490]

294.Why is learning Spanish so important? by Dorioara Pinku
Learning a foreign language, like Spanish, is becoming much more of a necessity in today's society. Learning Spanish is easier and more enjoyable than ever with audio courses, online courses, study abroad, and intensive language courses. Following are just some of the many reasons learning ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005   Hits: 553   Words: 649]

295.Film Financing - Can Film Graduates Take the Challenge? by John Gaskin
John Gaskin (Copyright 2005) Graduates from a Film Studies program have a new opportunity in film & video production. Of course, with every opportunity comes a challenge - and in this case, the challenge is to find financing for ...
[Added: 29 Nov 2005   Hits: 355   Words: 1402]

296.Film Directors - Direct the Money Before the Money Directs You by John Gaskin
Most Film Directors have elected to stay away from film budgets and production costs. The heavy grinding SHOULD be left to accountants - but, let's lay it on the table: The Film Director is at the helm of a big money-burning ...
[Added: 29 Nov 2005   Hits: 431   Words: 1180]

297.Learning Math and Dosage Calculations Using a Computer Program by Sue Peters
Introduction In nursing particularly, absolute competence is a must as patients' welfare is directly connected to any action or decision that you take. Give the wrong dosage or medication and a patient can be killed. Naturally, this can have devastating consequences ...
[Added: 28 Nov 2005   Hits: 351   Words: 523]

298.Christmas Customs Around the World by Freda J. Glatt, MS
December is well-known for Christmas but do you know how people in countries around the world celebrate it? Here are some customs from various parts of the world. Australia Greeting - Merry Christmas Santa's Name - Santa Claus. Children leave him a piece of cake or biscuits ...
[Added: 26 Nov 2005   Hits: 661   Words: 1304]

299.Becoming a Qualified Driving Instructor in the UK by Mansi Gupta
Becoming an Approved Driving Instructor (ADI) requires a substantial commitment of your time, effort and money. It is important that you do not make this commitment without very careful consideration of what your training establishment is offering you. The following notes outline ...
[Added: 23 Nov 2005   Hits: 413   Words: 327]

300.The Benefit of Home Schooling - 8 Reasons to Educate Your Child at Home by Charlie Cory
Making the decision to home school is, on the face of it, not an easy one. There are many questions that need to be asked, and answered, before you can take this very significant step in your child's education. What ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005   Hits: 358   Words: 372]

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