The Annual Scramble to Prepare for the New School Year

The back-to-school season is infamous for being a stressful and hectic time for all involved. Along with the disappointment of summer coming to a close, it is also a time of extra spending and budget-stretching. This infographic breaks down how much parents, teachers, and students themselves spend on grade school and college supplies.

Back To School Spending

The $500 billion in public funding for America’s 98,500 schools is not sufficient to cover necessary classroom supplies, based on data from the US Census Bureau and the Education Market Association (formerly the NSSEA). as such, American teachers and parents still spend 1.6 billion every year on school supplies. This infographic takes a deeper look at back to school spending.

Cultural Differences in Teaching Around the World

If you’re considering teaching abroad, then you’re in luck! The overseas-demand for English speaking teachers is at an all-time high. But, what you might not have thought about yet is the cultural differences in teaching around the world. For facts about cultural differences in teaching around the world, take a look at this infographic.

5 Clever Tips To Improve Your Chinese By 105%

Chinese is one of the most spoken languages in the world with about 1.2 billion native speakers. Are you desperate to learn Chinese? Try these 5 simple yet very powerful tips in an infographic by Speak Like Native. There is nothing easier in improving your language skills other then following these tricks.

6 Ways to Become a 21st Century Teacher

The following infographic illustrates 6 steps you should follow in order to succeed on your journey to become the best 21st-century teacher. Find out why change is essential, why developing a Professional Learning Network (PLN), will actually help you as a teacher or the benefits of integrating technology into your classroom.

DIY Graduation Party Ideas

Graduation is an important milestone and achievement. Graduating from high school in particular opens up a whole world of opportunity for young adults. Earning a collegiate diploma is another great achievement that ought to be celebrated. There are many different unique gift ideas available to express your feelings of congratulations for a recent graduate of whatever age.

Education in Australia – Looking at Popular & Less Popular Courses

In 2015, Tutoring for Excellence conducted a study of tertiary education movements from 2001 to 2015. The study was based on data gathered from government and privately conducted surveys, as well as bureau of statistics and showed that the biggest industries affected over the 15 year period was the Health Care industry and Information Technology. Surprisingly, the IT sector recorded a decline in employment opportunities, while the Health Care sector continued to see an stable increase in both employment and tertiary education opportunities.

Mastering Math: Memorization vs. Strategies

Discover the method that is proven to help your child master math, memorization vs. strategies. iLearn @Home explores the history of both approaches, how they came to popularity, and the pros and cons of each. They also reveal the method perfected over the past 15 years to help over 1 million students successfully answer over half a billion math problems correctly.

World Book Day World Records

To celebrate World Book Day, Tickled Pink Fancy Dress has rounded up some of the best World Book Day World Records. Now in its 19th year, the event has grown from strength to strength and is now celebrated in over 100 countries by families all around the World.