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How Social Media is Affecting the English Language

Social Media Networks

In his masterpiece-of-a-book 1984, George Orwell deliciously (and very creepily) paints the picture of a world in which language has turned into newspeak:  a concise, abbreviated,  shorthand of the language formerly known as English. In today’s rapidly changing world, more and more of the English language is being affected by social media. This is happening […]

Where to Get the Best Education

Best schools in the world

The Best Schools In the World The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has just released the largest ever global school rankings report. The results are not too surprising to some, and perhaps very surprising to others. First of all, let us take a look at this ranking system. It spanned 76 countries, worldwide. […]

Free WiFi! On Schoolbuses?!

Free WiFi! On Schoolbuses?!

Table of Contents Investing In the Internet for Kids? Pros and Cons of WiFi On Buses Practical Ideas for WiFi On Buses Conclusion Should School Buses Have WiFi? School buses equipped with WiFi capabilities are popping up all over the country. This has added more kindling to the great pyre of debate over how much time […]

English Grammar: Intro to Adjectives

English Grammar: Intro to Adjectives

Adjectives Adjectives are words used to describe or modify nouns that are places or people or ideas or things. Examples: —One year’s salary –A heartfelt melody –An obnoxious businessman –The irate teacher Use of adjectives is very common, and they appear everywhere. They usually appear before the noun which they are modifying. However, it is possible […]