I want to be a man of letters, but I'm grotesquely undereducated. How do I make time for self-cultivation amidst the never-ending responsibilities of normal life? [more inside]
I am studying to become a psychologist with a sub-specialty in interpersonal relations. I am 30 and single for the first time in 11 years. With everything I learn about relationships I feel a little more disheartened. Now I'm starting to feel at a loss. The things I learn about attraction I think about applying to any potential mate. I feel like I would be cheating in doing so. [more inside]
I am applying to grad school. The deadline is approaching. Where can I go to get my letter of intent (personal statement) read and critiqued? [more inside]
Does anyone know of any one-year science-ish programs for those who have a bachelors, but who want to bulk up on science and/or math. [more inside]
Should I accept this job? [more inside]
How can I help my child learn to pay better attention to instructions and concentrate on his work, without turning him into a perfectionist? [more inside]
New York Creative Writing/Critical Theory PHD: I am currently undertaking an MA in Creative Writing and Critical Theory in London, and plan to go on to PHD after I finish. I would ideally like to go to an East coast USA/New York university to do this (for several reasons). I'd like some help with finding a good list of possible institutions... [more inside]
In fourteen hundred ninety-two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue, and other mnemonic devices wanted. Apply within.
In fourteen hundred ninety-two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. Great, Columbus=1492, got it. What else you know? I'm looking for silly and/or clever ways to remember history. [more inside]
Recommend me a good educational loan consolidator. [more inside]
Any electricians/electrician's apprentices out there (or anyone with appropriate knowledge) mind sharing their thoughts about the field? [more inside]
Help me design and teach an amazing online college course. [more inside]
I have realized though I still love broadcast journalism I am really interested in media business management and brand management. How do I get more training in these areas? [more inside]
How many people have earned a college-level or higher degree entirely online in a recent year? [more inside]
Is it possible to earn a Fine Arts degree in the Seattle area taking solely evening classes? [more inside]
On what basis is it that introductory courses stress avoiding a centered composition? [more inside]
So I've found this, a BBC quasi educational (natural science) vid that I would like to share via DVD with students who don't have internet. [more inside]
Baby signing classes in Socal next week? [more inside]
I'm looking for a web service that would host, for free, a web form that would allow kids to sign up for time slots for one-on-one conferences in my school library. [more inside]
I'm looking for existing webcams that document ecological phenomena. [more inside]
I've been trying to land a job as a history teacher in the Seattle area for a couple of years. What am I doing wrong? Given my background, do I have any alternatives? [more inside]
How do I become a business tycoon? [more inside]
How do you explain God, death, and infinity to a 5-year old? Please recommend a book or online resource for explaining philosophy, existentialism, and other abstract concepts to a young child not yet capable of abstract cognitions. [more inside]
Can you direct me to websites for companies that sell things, but also have a strong educational component to support the things they sell? [more inside]
How does the HS I work for go about getting a .edu domain name? I've done some preliminary searching, and the internet is doing a good job hiding the info from me. [more inside]
What are my prospects as an American (and American-trained) history teacher for moving up to Canada? [more inside]
I need to learn basic to fairly advanced Math and English and I'm somewhat of a rookie who is taking action. Help!!
I'm looking to rebuild my mathematics skills from the ground up so that I have proper habits. I'm looking to start from the basics and go straight up to calculus. Math was a subject in which I didn't pay as much attention to as I wish that I had and am looking to find the best sources of information on the subject. I also would love software that would drill me kind of like speed reading software but for math. [more inside]
can you help me find this half-remembered education statistic? [more inside]
Flashcard program for OSX with Palm integration? [more inside]
What schools (colleges/universities) are good for graphic design in NYC? [more inside]
My wife is going to be starting a (humanities) PhD in a few weeks' time. What gifts should I get her? [more inside]
What level of education/training is typical of suburban and small town police officers in the US?
I dropped my science classes in grade 10, one of the major stupid decisions in my educational career. Now I want to catch up on my science knowledge. What's the least expensive way for me to catch up, either over the internet or through local classes? (I live in Toronto).
I'm 3 years out of college, and unemployed again. I feel like I should go back to school, but what for??! [more inside]
I'm looking for the best combination of online/free software tools to keep notes during class lectures. Visual timeline, web clips, outline formatted text, etc. - the more options, the better. I know there have been similar questions before but hope there's a better answer out there than I've found before. [more inside]
What's a good university, where good means a high concentration of people interested in learning? [more inside]
My school teacher SO would like to start posting the lesson plans she's written online. She'd like for others to be able to find them via search engines. What would be the best platform do this on an ongoing basis? [more inside]
Help me find employers willing to train smart, talented folks in a new field. [more inside]
Which programming languages should I learn? I'm a n00b interested in becoming a GIS analyst. [more inside]
Where do I find information about universities like Georgetown that offer the DLS program, or Doctor of Liberal Studies? I hold an MLS (English) and am interested in more interdisciplinary research, but alas, Georgetown is too far away. Thanks!
I always hear that blogging and YouTube are (and/or will be) revolutionary in American politics. Is this true? How so? Can you recommend recent books, academic articles, extended blog posts and other media that demonstrate (or argue against) the effects of blogging, citizen journalism, social networking web sites and YouTube on American politics? Differing viewpoints would be appreciated!
Looking for serious, modern, and fun art schools in Europe, or possibly the US. [more inside]
Hood+Tech Filter: Help me give these kids a fighting chance. [more inside]
Cultural learnings of America for make benefit of self: How can an Asian girl gain some North American experience?
I'm a Malaysian in my mid-twenties looking for non-academic opportunities to live in North America on a short-term basis. How can I do this? [more inside]
What methods, software, stuff will create an exciting and cutting edge distanced education program? [more inside]
Should I go back for a second Bachelors Degree in Computer Science when all I want to do is write stories? [more inside]
Are internships really as important to success as my school makes them out to be? [more inside]
There's a certain fiendishly addictive structure in video (and other) games, and I'd like to know if anyone has named it or researched it. [more inside]
Is Kumon a good or a bad thing? Does it work? [more inside]
What are the best elementary schools for kids? [more inside]
How do I quickly rearrange classes of 7-12 students? [more inside]