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Science Equipment for Schools

Education
Getting your lab properly stocked is the first step of a new school year. Science lessons will require equipment and supplies. The type of science classroom depends on the age of the students and the materials that will be discussed, but most science classes have a similar collection of tools, equi

What Is A Prepper?

Education
The very first prepper was Noah (from the famous Old Testament story). Noah built an Ark and collected all kinds of materials like water, food and of course the animals. People back then thought he was crazy and came every day to mock him. Until the floods came...

What Causes Student Drop Outs?

Education
When a student drops out of high school, he becomes a part of a staggering statistic that represents America's struggle with educating and empowering its youth. CBS News reports that 7,000 students drop out of school each school day, totaling one high school dropout every 26 seconds. For many of the

AED Grants for Schools

Education
The American Heart Association states that an automated external defibrillator (AED) is a computerized mechanical device that is used to analyze a person's heart rate for abnormalities and advises a qualified user to deliver an electrical shock if needed. This medical device is used primarily for vi

Interactive Math Exercises

Education
An effective way to interest students in math is to engage them in such interactive exercises as games and activities. By showing them that math can be fun, students are inspired to practice the basic computational skills that make all levels of math easier. By encouraging students to use math skill

How to Read a Pictograph

Education
A pictograph is a bar graph that uses pictures to relate the information. For example, a regular bar graph has labels on the left side of the graph and data labels, such as a monetary value, at the top or bottom of the graph. One bar, each, lines up with the labels at the left. The length of that ba

School Policy on Bullying

Education
Bullying has been an unpleasant reality of childhood from time immemorial, but in the last decade or so, it has drawn increased attention as a problem that needs to be addressed. School districts have begun implementing specific policies designed to curtail bullies, and in so doing create a healthi

How to Learn About Place Value

Education
There's more to learn about math than just counting, division, subtraction, multiplication or addition. Now you need to learn how you can group numbers and assign places to them. It's not as scary as it seems. Start working with the smaller numbers first--the one-digit numbers--and work your way up