Learning About MOOCs – The Pros and Cons

Many parents and students are interested in learning about MOOCs (massive open online courses) and wonder whether they are really a valid option in higher education. In this post, I hope to point out what are the pros and cons. It also has implications for high school...

Fear of Being an Adult Student

Are you thinking about going back to school and finding yourself having fear of being an adult student? Anxiety is normal. Don’t worry, here are some tips you can use to survive. With some planning you can turn these fears around and make the adult learning...

Back to College

It’s a dream of many adults to go back to college. They see it as a great way to improve their standings in the job market.  Nearly 4 million people age 35 and older are enrolled in a degree-granting institution, according to the National Center for Education...