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Becoming a Better Writer: The Best Resources and Tips on How to Improve Your Writing

Becoming a Better Writer - Best Resources Tips - How to Improve Your Writing

If you are willing to become a good writer, you have to understand that it might take a lot of time for you. But these days, this process can go much easier if you use the right tools and tips. On this page, you can find out everything you need to know about the best resources and recommendations on how to become a better writer, so don’t waste your time and start improving your skills now! Best Websites for Developing Better Writing Skills So what are the best websites and online services for improving your writing skills? There are many...

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Remote Education at the University: Pros and Cons

Remote Education at the University - Pros and Cons

Pre-COVID, schools offered online degrees to help learners maintain some sort of balance between work and education. Still, it was an option – catching on slowly, but still, just an option since most people favored an on-campus university education to this model.  The pandemic changed things completely, making it so that students no longer have the choice if they want to keep studying. Distance learning is the new normal, and it’s here to while from the look of things.   Is that a bad thing? Not entirely, since technology has improved so much these days. A student has access to...

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6 Tips To Help Make Remote Learning More Effective

Six Tips To Help Make Remote Learning More Effective

Remote learning is similar to regular learning in many ways. It needs checking that you understood the subject matter, reviewing your essays and assignments for clarity, and asking as many questions of the teacher as you can. However, remote learning has its own set of unique challenges, caused by the added dimension of distance.  Tables of Contents   Daily Routine   Focus   EdTech   Efficiency   Collaborate   Asking for help   Conclusion   Author's Bio Most students are used to learning in a classroom, even in schools that are tech-savvy, and employ a blended approach to teaching. With...

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10 Tips on How to Write a Good Research Essay

10 Tips on How to Write Good Research Essays

The illusion of a perfect research essay follows students of various faculties and disciplines. Actually, there is no special secret to writing a great essay, but there are some details you can’t ignore when writing. Please don’t pass by our ten useful recommendations to make your research essay very engaging and effective.  Reading samples. Searching online sources for students can be useful to understand what you need to concentrate on. You can find blogs with guidelines on research essay writing tips and custom college essays from other students on such websites. By reading examples, you can better understand how to...

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GRE vs. LSAT: Main Things to Consider

GRE vs. LSAT Main Things to Consider

Introduction Law school applicants have a lot of things on their minds. The statement is especially applicable to those who are considering continuing their education in some graduate school. That is where a dilemma of GRE vs LSAT comes into play. Both these tests are used by law schools, but they are quite different. Lots of students ask themselves, “Which is harder LSAT or GRE?” There are several things one should consider when deciding between these two. This is a guiding map for students who are still thinking about the LSAT vs GRE situation. More schools are adopting GRE as...

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10 Great Online Libraries For Students

10 Great Online Libraries For Students

During your course studies, you might need additional resources, besides your campus library. Sometimes you have to borrow more than one book dedicated to a subject you are studying, and sometimes you have to take a ton of them for some key classes you are currently taking. On the other hand, you might need them for a period longer than libraries allow you to take out.  Virtual online libraries are the best tool for your education, accessible at any time, any place. They are similar to traditional on-campus ones but have scanned or digitized books in various formats available for...

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Useful Resources For College Students

Very Useful Resources For College Students

According to research by Temple University, nearly 1/3rd of all undergraduate college students live in a low-income situation, and 37% reported they do not have enough money to eat healthily on a daily basis. Apart from your needs for textbooks, ebooks, and audiobooks (which we can hopefully fulfill), a student nowadays may also require many more things. We get many emails asking us questions like: what are the best resources for university students? Which ebook reader should I use? How can I pay for textbooks via bitcoins? Therefore, we decided to compile resources and tools for students that may help...

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Unexpected Things to Expect from Freshman Year of College

Unexpected Things to Expect from Freshman Year of College

Freshman year at college is filled with excitement and anticipation. Your suitcases are packed; you have chosen your furniture and other interior décor items, and you’re ready to begin a new chapter in life.  A new life awaits you as you get ready for higher education to fulfill your career dreams. Even the air around you seems electrifying as you prepare for the journey, eager to reach the destination and meet new people. But there are a few unexpected surprises in store. [caption id="attachment_261301" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Education photo created by cookie_studio - www.freepik.com[/caption] The roommate experience You probably hoped that...

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