Are MOOCs the Future of Online Education?

Heroes, have you ever heard of a MOOC? Me neither. Turns out it stands for Massive Open Online Course. Who knew? I try to keep up with all the latest but it’s certainly difficult to keep up with everything. Good news though! You can get a good bit of information from the infographic below. Source: […]

Online Education Continues to Grow Globally

Heroes, I have rather an extensive background in computer technology. My father taught programming and computer applications for over 40 years at a local community college. After I was out of high school, my mother got her degree and joined him, teaching in her own classrooms on the same campus. My brother has dual degrees […]

4 Reads and Resources for You

It happens now and again that folks send me interesting articles or web sites and I thought I’d share some of them with you. Enjoy! Stacie Shepp brought my attention to YourGardenShow, which features among other things, a plant of the day article. Children can learn about a new plant everyday, with photos and information […]

Traveling With Kids and Without Stress

(editor’s note: Today we have a guest post from Alisa Gilbert. Please comment make her feel welcome!) Traveling with kids can be a challenge, to say the least. But it’s a great opportunity for families to bond and for parents to show children the wonders of the world outside their own back yard. These family […]