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Online Degree and EdTech Blog

November 23 2017, 3:57PM PST

The Forthcoming Data Revolution in Education

Data currently informs so much of what we do. Amazon.com tells us what books we'll enjoy based on what we purchased in the past. Netflix does very much the same thing with movies. Facebook suggests friends algorithmically and now, as of last week, Twitter does too.

The process of formally educating one's self and/or one's children has been slow to adjust to the internet. The reasons are understandable: The acquisition of knowledge is one of the single most important things we [Read More]

5 Reasons To Get a Health Care Degree Online

Why should you get an online degree in health care? We help you sort through all the information by listing the top reasons below.

1. You'll get used to using technology.

Not tech-savvy? A degree in health care from one of the top online schools can be a great introduction to the computer skills you'll need on the job. Advancing health care and record-keeping technology means you should know your way around a computer before you apply for a job.

2. Network nationwide [Read More]

Top Five Reasons To Get an IT Degree Online

Whether you're looking for a popular associate's or bachelor's degree, targeted certificate training, or an advanced master's or doctoral degree, there are benefits of distance education in technology and IT:

1. Work with aspiring tech gurus across the country.

Reach out and find fellow techies from sea to shining sea and around the world. One of the benefits of an online degree in technology and IT is the networking you can do with fellow students. Best of all, you don't have to worry [Read More]

Top Five Reasons to Get an Online Degree in Education

Why get an online degree in education? Where education and technology mix, you can add another dimension to your own career training. Learn the benefits of an online degree in the education field with our list of the top five reasons to further your education online.

1. Keep up with your future students.

A recent study by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that 62 percent of children aged two to seven have a computer in their home. Learners of all ages are becoming [Read More]

Top 5 Reasons to Consider an Online Degree in Business

Why get an online degree in business? There are more reasons than you might think. Check out the top reasons to get an online degree in business and how the benefits of online learning can really work for you.

  1. Stay in business while studying business. One of the benefits of online education is the fact that you can earn a degree while climbing the career ladder. Earn valuable experience behind the desk and put your training to use immediately.
  2. Cater your online degree [Read More]

Top 20 Medical Journals

Medical publications help to keep medical professionals up to date with the latest research and information in their field. Medical journals are usually monthly or bi monthly publications that are generally peer reviewed.

1. New England Journal of Medicine - This is an English-language peer-reviewed medical journal published by the Massachusetts Medical Society. It is the oldest continuously published medical journal and influential general medical periodical in the world.

2. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association - JAMA, published [Read More]

Top 20 Medical Blogs for Students

There is so much medical information on the web, but if you are a medical professional, student, or just someone in need of medical information, the following to 20 medical blogs can give you the answers you need. The information on these blogs contains up to date research and information on a variety of topics.
1. The Student Doctor Network
The Student Doctor Network is a great place for faculty, students, and advisors to connect and discuss everything from [Read More]

Top 20 Foreign Language Learning Tools & Resources

Learning a new language is always helpful, even if you don't need that skill in the immediate future. While English is the de facto standard when it comes to communicating with people around the world, the importance of other widely spoken languages like French, Spanish etc cannot be undermined.

Gone are the days when learning a new language was a big hassle. In this information age, you could start learning it on the internet and could even master it if you are [Read More]


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