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From Teacher To Entrepreneur: How To Turn Your Skills Into Business Acumen

Teaching is more than just a career choice. It’s also a journey that gives you valuable skills that you can utilize outside of the classroom. The average teacher has 14 years of experience under their belt and a whole wealth of knowledge of skills. When you pair that up with the invaluable experiences of traveling the world, you’re undoubtedly a force to be reckoned with.

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Top Destinations for a Cruise Experience in Central America

Central America is becoming increasingly popular for a cruise experience, and it’s not hard to see why! With the iconic Panama Canal, an engineering marvel, and the rainforests abundant with wildlife for nature lovers, there’s something for everyone to explore and enjoy on a Central America cruise. 

Top Destinations for a Cruise Experience in Central America

Through the Eyes of an Educator: Getting your groove back

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Aug 07, 2023 / 0 comments

I grew up on Long Island, New York. Summer was and is my favourite season. For as long as I can remember, summertime meant my summer camp second home, and the moment I could drive meant any spare time spent at the beach. The ocean and sand are so much a part of me that I moved to live beside them for a decade (and later flipped coasts to relish their brilliance all year long).

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Is September a Good Time to Visit Las Vegas?

Are you planning a trip to Las Vegas in September? If so, you will have a great experience, because September is a fabulous time to visit Las Vegas. It is the first month of autumn, so the temperatures get cooler while the outdoors becomes more comfortable for tourists. 

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How to Improve Your Career As a Teacher

Choosing a career in teaching can be fulfilling, especially for those dedicated to positively shaping students' futures. However, after gaining substantial classroom experience, many educators look for growth opportunities in education or other sectors that allow them to continue making a difference while advancing professionally if you're a teacher considering a career change.

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Postcard from Onekama, Michigan

Tucked at the far end of a narrow road winding through crystal clear lake and towering sand dunes is my favorite of Michigan's countless local treasures. Portage Point Beach, officially known as Captain John Langeland Park, is located in the village of Onekama

Long a summer resort area, this beach is prized by locals and visitors alike for its gorgeous light colored sand, gentle swimming area, small lighthouse at the end of a pier (let the fishing commence!), and scenic views of enormous sand dunes along the northern shore. 

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Types and Functions of Diving Masks: Key Features for Choosing the Right Model

It's an awe-inspiring adventure to explore the underwater world, which is full of breathtaking beauty and marine life. Diving masks are essential for a comfortable and enjoyable underwater experience, whether you're a seasoned diver or just starting out. Throughout this article, we'll explore the various types of diving masks available to divers and their essential functions. You'll also learn about different design features and how they affect comfort, visibility, and fit, so you can make an informed choice.

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Reduced Travel Time between Dubai and Sharjah by 40 Minutes

Dubai and Sharjah are two well-known cities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and are situated close to each other. For the longest time, the travel time between the two cities has been controversial for both locals and tourists. However, recent development has greatly shortened the travel time between Dubai and Sharjah, thus amplifying connectivity and convenience.

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Tips for Pursuing a Postgraduate Degree Abroad

While many would prefer building a career after finishing college, the option of undergoing continuing education in a foreign land is within your reach. For one, applying for a Masters program in another country helps you unlock numerous opportunities for personal and professional development. Studying abroad also widens your intellectual and cultural horizons by exposing you to a diverse range of perspectives. 

Musical Connections and Collaborations

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Jul 17, 2023 / 0 comments

Solitude and community are each part of music, the creation of it as well as the listening. This is true of the stories told in song and tune, the ways they are shared, and the connections created among musicians...and between musicians and listeners.

Several pieces of music to help you think about and enjoy these aspects of musical connection:

Musical Connections and Collaborations