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America’s Top Christian Colleges

This article is by guest author Beth for Drawing Near to God, a Christian blog. Visit for wonderful devotionals and Bible Studies. Why choose a religious college? Many parents take comfort in knowing that their children will receive solid education and career preparation in addition to a well-rounded spiritual education. …

The Benefits of Work Experience

As homeschoolers, one of the goals we have is to prepare our children to support themselves the “real world.” Following are thoughts from guest author Aaron Hopkins regarding this topic. A degree is a great asset to have, but it is not the only one you will need to score …

How to Become a Zoo Keeper

Does your child love animals, and wonder how he or she can enter a career centered around their care?  Or perhaps you need an unusual topic for an upcoming paper or project? Guest author Aaron Hopkins offers an intriguing article about a not-so-common profession! Introduction Many people find that their affinity …

Seven Degrees For Creative People

Some people go to college with the sole intention of landing a well-paying job, and others seek new mental challenges with no particular career path in mind. Most creative types shun the rigidity of business, law and science programs and are quick to choose broad majors like English or Visual …

Homeschooling Success Story: Rebekah Kreiger, Graphic Artist and Jewelry Designer

Rebekah Kreiger is a talented artist and designer residing in Seattle, Washington. She has been creating since the age of 6, and currently has three shops on Etsy. Be sure to visit to see more of her wonderful work: Verdigris Jewelry & Gifts, Tangle’s Treasures, and Tangle’s Graphics. If you …

Career 101: A Young Mom’s Guide to Pursuing Education

If you are interested in furthering your higher education, finding the time can be a problem, especially if you are homeschooling your children. Guest author Tess Young has a few creative solutions. These days there is nothing more important than getting an education for yourself. The job market is getting …

How To Perform Well On The SAT Test

This guest article is brought to you by Camille from Barron’s Test Prep. Time for Practice Tests Everyone has different learning styles and ways to best remember information. But one of the keys to performing well on the SATs, no matter your style, is to practice, practice, practice. Test. Studying …

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Deciding On The Best Master’s Degree Program

This article from guest author Corinne is geared towards graduates who are already working in the marketplace.  However, if you have a high school or college student, this information on Master’s degrees will be helpful as you assist them in deciding on their major. The Best Master’s Programs to Select – …

Infographic: Prepare for Tomorrow Today – What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?

How many times do you ask this of children?  It’s fun to hear their creative (and sometimes very serious) answers.  And it is an important question, especially as kids face completion of high school and start thinking about what comes next.  This infographic and article from When I Grow Up …

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Furthering Your Professional Education

This featured post is from guest author Corrine. Even if you currently work for a company you appreciate and really enjoy your position, it’s always a great initiative to continue to improve your knowledge base by furthering your education. Since change is inevitable in a world with constant growth in …