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Essential Soft Skills for Teachers

Essential Soft Skills for Teachers Whether a teacher specializes in math, English, science, or history, it’s important that they master their specific area of expertise. Whereas an educator’s proficiency in their subject area can be measured in terms of grades, certifications, and exams, there are some more intangible qualities that can’t be measured that can …

Computer Science Engineer vs. Information Technology

Computer Science Engineer vs. Information Technology: Which Career is Right for You? Computer Science Engineering vs. Information Technology It’s not surprising that people often confuse computer science and information technology (IT) because the two are often intertwined. Three different disciplines generally fall under the category of computer science: computer engineering, information technology, and computer science.  …

Can You Get a Nursing Degree Online?

Can You Get a Nursing Degree Online? The short answer: yes, you can earn an associate, bachelor’s, and even your master’s degree in nursing online. The long answer: while you can earn your degree and complete your coursework online, you’ll still have to complete in-person clinical hours at a physical location.  The exception to the …

Specialized Nursing Fields to Pursue With Your RN Degree

A registered nurse (or RN) has a diverse array of duties and responsibilities. Not only do they care for patients, but they sometimes serve as care coordinators for patients, acting as an intermediary between doctors, patients, and patients’ loved ones. RNs work to inform their individual patients or the public at-large about different health conditions …

Everything You Need to Know About Online Engineering Programs

Everything You Need to Know About Online Engineering Programs Technology is at the forefront of change and has an impact on nearly every aspect of our daily lives. From computer engineering to construction engineering, inventive minds are needed to create buildings, computer programs, or solve complex problems that affect people and communities. Given the tech-oriented …