Category: Alternative Education

Youth Mentoring

During my winter break back in 2001, I had the opportunity to visit my old middle school. In Bennington, that’s 7-8th grade and while those were probably my worst …

How to Find a Good Online College

Online colleges are everywhere, promoting themselves through television commercials, radio advertisements, highway billboards, online pop-up ads, spam emails, newspapers, and magazines. Their slick marketing campaigns promise to jumpstart your career …

Youth Mentoring

Teachers Are Our Most Critical Youth Mentors As a teacher, you have the greatest opportunity to impact the lives of hundreds of students, making you the greatest resource for …

Online Education Benefits

Convenience and comfort are among the major benefits of online education.  It has become popular as an alternative method of education to the traditional university campus.  From once being …

Density Lesson Plan

Follow the steps in this lesson plan to teach students the concept of density. Students will make predictions about which items will sink or float and relate their observations …

Distance Learning

Distance learning has come a long way in the past 100 years! That’s right, 100 years of distance learning, and as technology has gotten better, so too have the …