Monthly Archives: August 2015

Theme For English B by Langston Hughes

The instructor said, Go home and write a page tonight. And let that page come out of you— Then, it will be true. I wonder if it’s that simple? I am twenty-two, colored, born in Winston-Salem. I went to school … Continue reading

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How Routines Will Simplify Your Life

This is worth sharing  as all the schools and colleges open in late August & September. Title: The new Mighty Mommy has expert tips on how to make your family life easier by implementing rock solid routines. Author: Cheryl Butler Full … Continue reading

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Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching & Learning in Higher Education – From CIT – part-time or full-time

It’s that time of the year again when people register for part-time courses with the VEC or colleges to enhance their careers. I decided to share this as I have a lot of friends lecturing part-time and I think this diplomia … Continue reading

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Postgraduate Diploma in Third Level Learning & Teaching – DIT (Part-Time)

Title: Postgraduate Diploma in Third Level Learning & Teaching Author: DIT, Ireland Full Text & Source: http://www.dit.ie/lttc/programmes/postgraddiplomainlearningteaching/ The Internet, Online, 30/8/2015 The Diploma is designed for people who already have teaching responsibilities in further or higher education. It is a … Continue reading

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Teacher Qualification Online

Title: Introduction to Teaching Qualifications at Telford College Author: Telford College, UK Full Text & Source: http://www.tcat.ac.uk/courses/part-time/teacher-education-2/ The Internet, Online, 30/8/2015 Deciding to embark on becoming a fully qualified teacher is often a long road. We try to make this … Continue reading

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Literary criticism from Sartre to finish.

Title: Literary criticism from Sartre to finish. Author: Shmoop University Full Text & Source: http://www.shmoop.com/literary-criticism/ The Internet, Online, 30/8/2015 Sample Text: American Romanticism Beat Generation Literature British Romanticism Children’s Literature Eighteenth-Century Literature English Renaissance Literature Gothic Literature Harlem Renaissance Literature … Continue reading

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Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies – Online From Open Universities Australia

Must hold honours BA The Graduate Diploma in Information and Library Studies (credited) program offered through Open Universities Australia will give you in-depth knowledge of the history, scope and role of information and referencing practices. Studying this course, you will … Continue reading

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100 Search Engines For Academic Research

Title: 100 Search Engines For Academic Research Author: Teach Thought Full Text & Source: http://www.teachthought.com/technology/100-search-engines-for-academic-research/ The Internet, Online, 30/8/2015 Sample Text: General Need to get started with a more broad search? These academic search engines are great resources. iSEEK Education:iSeek … Continue reading

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Doesn’t everyone feel a little giddy when walk into a library or bookstore?

I enjoy long romantic walks to the bookstore. “To my mind there is nothing so beautiful or so provocative as a secondhand book store…To me it is astonishing and miraculous to think that any one of us can poke among … Continue reading

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Think First

  “Before you assume, learn the facts. Before you judge, understand why. Before you hurt someone, feel. Before you speak, think.”

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Learn To Value Yourself

  Learn to value yourself

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Your Best

  If you want the best the world has to offer, offer the world your best ~ Neale Donald Walsh

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The curves are what makes life interesting!

  ‘A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.’ Helen Keller  

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Modern Times

Welcome to 21st Century!! Our communication – Wireless Our phones – Cordless Our cooking – Fireless Our food – Fatless Our Sweets – Sugarless Our labor – Effortless Our relations – Fruitless Our attitude – Careless Our feelings – Heartless … Continue reading

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A Poem For All The Sweets Kids Who Started School This Week – Now We Are Six

Now We Are Six By A.A. Milne When I was one, I had just begun. When I was two, I was nearly new. When I was three, I was hardly me. When I was four, I was not much more. … Continue reading

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Cold Mountain By Han Shan

Here we languish, a bunch of poor scholars, battered by extremes of hunger and cold. Out of work, our only joy is poetry: Scribble, scribble, we wear out our brains. Who will read the works of such men? On that … Continue reading

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The Windhover By Gerard Manley Hopkins

I caught this morning morning’s minion, king- dom of daylight’s dauphin, dapple-dawn-drawn Falcon, in his riding Of the rolling level underneath him steady air, and striding High there, how he rung upon the rein of a wimpling wing In his … Continue reading

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We Are Made One with What We Touch and See By Oscar Wilde

We are resolved into the supreme air, We are made one with what we touch and see, With our heart’s blood each crimson sun is fair, With our young lives each springimpassioned tree Flames into green, the wildest beasts that … Continue reading

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Maple By Robert Frost

Her teacher’s certainty it must be Mabel Made Maple first take notice of her name. She asked her father and he told her, “Maple— Maple is right.” “But teacher told the school There’s no such name.” “Teachers don’t know as … Continue reading

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First Day at School By Roger McGough

A millionbillionwillion miles from home Waiting for the bell to go. (To go where?) Why are they all so big, other children? So noisy? So much at home they Must have been born in uniform Lived all their lives in … Continue reading

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