Category: Alternative Education

Educating Oneself

Educating oneself does not have to be done in the context of the classroom with an instructor. Education is a matter of picking any topic in the world and …

How to do Online Discussions

Distance learning online utilizes asynchronous/synchronous learning. This means some conversations will be in real time, but oftentimes will be asynchronous meaning “posted at various time”. What this essentially means …

Online or not

Taking online courses is a great opportunity, but it definitely has its downfalls. It is a great thing for certain people and with certain teachers. Sometimes you just get …

Youth Programming

Youth programming can take a number of forms and can be used in a number of different ways depending on the school form and type. The various approaches have …

Mentors – Yes

The “American Dream” is powerful enough to overcome the high risk for academic and behavioral problems in the lives of children of incarcerated parents. That is why we need …

Online High School

“Going Green” is a buzz phrase among environmentalists these days. But few institutions have integrated this vision into their organizational mission to make it a collective effort and work towards …

Boot Camp Survive how to

Joining the military is a noble cause. It will teach discipline, honor, respect, and leadership along with many other important lessons. The attributes learned through training will prepare anyone …