Rubrics Analysis: Calculate Your Assignment Scores Beforehand

The easiest way to submit good assignments and be sure of your score even before the paper is graded is by knowing the rubrics system used for grading inside out. While your college or instructor may have some variations or specific requirements, this article will help you understand the key terms and basics of analyzing a rubric. Rubrics Analysis: Calculate Your Assignment Scores Beforehand When we say “Rubric” many of us may instantly remember the…

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Writing Tricks for College Students: Challenges and Solutions

The most common complaint from college students is that “I was a good writer, even one of the best in my school, but it’s not enough here in college and I do not know what I am missing out on!” If you are one of the students stuck with this issue, then this article is surely for you. First, let us get to the differences between college and school level writing. Your college writing is…

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Online Learning Platforms: Student Perspectives

Education has achieved its next benchmark my making it available online to students and a complete surge of online courses in the past decade. There are three parties involved in this market, the vendors providing the platform, the students using them and the instructors This article deals with the perspectives from students utilizing online education. There are many levels of online portion of courses and one can argue that almost every course is partially online…

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Online Learning Platforms: Advantages and Criticisms

We currently face some new issues and questions regarding the validity of online education lately and this article shall discuss them in reference to solutions provided by various online platforms. The online education system has broadened the horizons of reach and availability to thus far un-reached groups of learners. However, it has its own challenges and issues to be observed and resolved. The primary concern is measuring student engagement during online learning sessions and measures…

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Mental Wellness and Millennial Changes in Academics

Alarming results from a survey report conducted with a group of faculties and students of the Harvard University had led to intense arguments about the ethos, compensations and compromises to the well-being of today’s higher ed graduates. The overall consensus glean-able from statements such as “I thank God, my mom and my therapist!” from a graduating scholar recently, adds weight to the idea that students today are generally suffering from higher pressure levels in winning…

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The Benefits of Modern Learning Tools: A Brief Analysis

The need for learning tools is as ancient as learning itself. With the evolving leaps of technology, the learning needs, tools and support has evolved as well. The introduction of online and web based learning platforms including online courses, exams, access cards, e-textbooks, virtual classrooms and a hundred other amenities to make education more accessible has lead to a matching set of educational support online as well. The plethora of services available from homework or…

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