How to Build Better Relationships to Advance Your Career
Top Saving-for-College Trends
(StatePoint) Looking to get ahead in your career? Whether your goal is to raise your own level of performance, enhance customer engagement, or become a more effective leader, it all starts with bringing out the best in your co-workers, and in yourself, too.
Tips to Create a Resume That Lands You Interviews
(StatePoint) Parents are socking away more money for their children’s higher education, and they are doing so in smarter ways, suggests a new report from Sallie Mae.
Tips to Prevent Summer Brain Drain
(StatePoint) Have you been applying for jobs and sending your resume out at every opportunity only to be met with total silence? The jobs are out there and you know you are capable, so, what’s the problem?
Is What You Learned in History Class Wrong?
(StatePoint) Studies show that summer brain drain can be a formidable force, setting kids’ progress back over the long break from the classroom. But you can help kids avoid losing their academic mojo. Here’s how.
5 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Dads and Grads
(StatePoint) If you think your history lessons in school were completely factual, you may be mistaken.
How New Technology is Helping Students and Teachers
(StatePoint) Whether you’re shopping for Father’s Day or celebrating the accomplishments of a graduating senior, make a point of selecting thoughtful, unforgettable gifts this “dads and grads” season. Here are five ideas to get you started.
Large-Scale Efforts Helping Pre-K Teachers Receive Resources; You Can, Too
(StatePoint) New and emerging technologies are supporting today’s students and teachers in unprecedented ways. Here are a few ways this is happening in schools in local communities across the country.
Why Internet Access in Rural America Affects Everyone
(StatePoint) Studies have shown that high-quality pre-K education better prepares children to achieve in school and makes them more likely to strive for higher vocational aspirations. It also has a positive impact on society. For every dollar spent on high-quality early education, society gains as much as $13 in long-term savings, according to a 2016 study by Nobel Laureate, James Heckman.
How Parents Can Help Boost Kids’ Financial Literacy
(StatePoint) Healthy communities and a strong national economy rely on internet access for all, suggests a new study.
5 Ways to Make Math Part of Your Kids' Daily Lives
(StatePoint) It’s never too early to actively engage kids on the topic of money.
Getting Girls Interested in STEAM Subjects
(StatePoint) For many students, math can seem like the most challenging school subject. But it doesn’t have to be. Math is actually all around us. Here are five ways you can help kids draw connections between classroom math and the math that touches their daily lives.
Your Guide to Reducing the Prom Price Tag
(StatePoint) Science, art and math are becoming increasingly important school subjects to embrace. Here are five ways to ensure your girls get interested and stay interested in these critical subjects through the years.
5 Ways Digital Technology is Helping Students Learn
(StatePoint) Prom is a time-honored tradition and a rite of passage for teens. Originally inspired by graduation celebrations and debutante balls, prom today is now an extravagant, defining moment in a teen’s life, bearing little resemblance to promenades of the past -- especially when it comes to cost.
More Students are Going to Grad School: How are They Paying for It?
(StatePoint) As classrooms are getting modern makeovers across the country, here are five ways new digital technology is helping students to better absorb the curriculum.
Fun Ways to Help Kids Enjoy Math, Science and Art
(StatePoint) Career aspirations are driving more students to graduate school these days, and nearly two thirds believe an advanced degree is the new minimum standard level of education for any professional occupation.
How to Talk Money With Your College Student
(StatePoint) Science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics (STEAM) concepts are especially important for young minds. While these are among the most challenging school subjects, at home, these topics can be brought to life through play.
Education Tools to Help Kids Succeed at School in 2018
(StatePoint) While college students earn their degrees, paving the way for future success in their chosen fields, they should also be paving the way for a healthy financial future.
How to Be More Creative
(StatePoint) In today’s tech-driven world, the classroom is evolving rapidly. Students equipped with the right tools will get a leg up on their studies and long-term success.
How to Cut through the Chaos and Stay Better Organized
(StatePoint) Those with creative or artistic inclinations know that consistently staying motivated and inspired is easier said than done.
(StatePoint) Want to be better organized? From making and keeping appointments, to completing your to-do list, there’s no reason to get overwhelmed. Try these tips and tools for a more organized life, no matter how much chaos is thrown at you.