Effort Is the Secret to Success

The Strenuous Life is the name of a speech given by Theodore Roosevelt in Chicago, Illinois on April 10, 1899. Based upon personal experiences, he argued that the strenuous effort and overcoming hardship were ideals to be embraced by Americans for the betterment of the nation and the world in the 20th century. Well, here […]

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Adolescence in Crisis: What Parents Can Do

Introduction. The most profitable investment a society can possess is a crop of discipline and God-fearing future leaders. This becomes a reality through proper attention, which creates an enabling environment for the youths to learn and to unlearn the good things and various vices respectively in the society. This concern for the youngsters is to […]

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Science Experiments and Stem Activities for Kids

Science is an integral part of STEM learning that stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematic. STEM learning aims to promote a better understanding of these four disciplines in a more ‘Whole’-istic way. In fact, a simple task like using a wagon to move something from one place to another involves number of principles of […]

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Be A Good Neighbor

My Granddaddy once told me that one hand washes the other! This means when you help someone else out you are really helping yourself out. He used to always say that this is such an easy and simple secret of success. Yet, many people tend to overlook this simple secret of success and continue to […]

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Parents: 4 Apps That May Keep A Child Safe Online

Parental-control apps for smartphones can help kids understand the concept of limits that should not be crossed, for their safety, in this digital world. That is, these security apps could help educate and prevent children from taking certain actions and accessing improper contents, such as texting with strangers or viewing adult contents, respectively, while at […]

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Lonely Lana Changes Her Mind

14 year-old Lana was fed up of feeling left out of a group of girls at her new school. Moving schools can be tough at any age and Lana, one term in, was yearning for the feelings she used to associate with her old group of pals. In truth she still saw the old gang […]

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