Ferron Ferreira, a young teen from Ireland, won the $50,000 grand prize at Google Science Fair this year. He conducted research on removing microplastics from the ocean, an issue that has been gaining publicity in the news recently. It’s always inspiring to read about young teenagers helping to protect the environment. Some students are not aware of how to…

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Have you read The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle? We enjoyed it thoroughly and highly recommend it. Here’s a description of the book from amazon.com: “What is the secret of talent? How do we unlock it? In this groundbreaking work, journalist and New York Times bestselling author Daniel Coyle provides parents, teachers, coaches, businesspeople—and everyone else—with…

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Have you ever wondered if tutoring makes a difference in boosting ACT or SAT test scores? According to research, it does make a difference: “Colleges report either that they use a cut-off test score in the admission process or that a small increase in test score could have a significant impact on an applicant’s chances of being admitted…As…

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Do you have a list of books you want to read but just don’t have the time? Or do you learn better when you hear words spoken out loud?  If you answered yes to any one of these questions, you may enjoy knowing that there are 1000 free audio books you can download and listen to while…

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