IMAGE SOURCE Why is child development significant? Loving and supportive relationships, social interaction, cognitive challenges, and physical health are paramount to the development of a child into a responsible and well-adjusted adult. The early years have a cumulative effect on a child's life. For example, stressful conditions can alter a child's perception of the world . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Why have standardized tests? The Praxis tests are one of the hundreds of standardized tests used by a variety of professions. Many individuals have been exposed to at least one standardized test long before reaching the college level. For example, when Congress passed Public Law 107-110 in 2001, it introduced the No Child . . .
Many people never think of where our toilet paper comes from, or the plastic packaging around gifts, or the machine-engineered bolts that hold together you new land mower. But the fact is, nearly every consumer good made and sold would have been a mechanical marvel just 100 years ago. While high profile inventors and entrepreneurs . . .
"You are not here merely to make a living. You are here to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, and with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world. You impoverish yourself if you forget this errand." - Woodrow Wilson Public service is any service . . .
"Every flyer who ventures across oceans to distant lands is a potential explorer; in his or her breast burns the same fire that urged adventurers of old to set forth in their sailing-ships for foreign lands." - Jean Batten In the earliest days of human civilization, there were myths of flight. Whether it be Icarus . . .
Modern life can be a constant barrage of demands on our attention. Traditional pulls for eyeballs and dollars have given way to digital, mobile, and social media campaigns to push consumers in endless directions. One thing is clear: organizations of all sizes need marketing experts to help them stand out from crowded marketplaces, or bring . . .
Nursing is an indispensable part of our medical system. Nurses work in hospitals, homes, clinics, schools, and many other environments. They provide care, educate patients, advocate on their behalf, coordinate services in many ways, among other ever-expanding roles and responsibilities. Nurses are extremely demanded and the field is expended to grow tremendously in the coming . . .
Registered nurses who want to advance their nursing careers can become advanced practice nurses (APRN). Advanced practice nurses are registered nurses that have completed graduate-level degrees or terminal degrees in nursing. Advanced practice degrees can be categorized into several different areas including education, forensic nursing, nurse practitioner, administration, informatics and public health. Doctor of nursing . . .
As popular and useful as the computer science program and Master of Business Administration (MBA) program each are individually, it’s no surprise that they’ve become a popular combination degree program. The computer science MBA is a dual-degree program chosen by students who are interested in leadership and technology but also want managerial positions in technology-based . . .