By | September 1, 2022

Schooling Options For Smart Kids: Private Schools And More

If you’re a parent with gifted children, looking for ways to keep them engaged can be difficult. Private schools for gifted children, charter schools and other after schools programs are all options.

Shining a Light on the Confederate Uniform of C Wright

This article provides construction details of an authentic Confederate uniform. Relatively few people have viewed the C. Wright uniform, which shares many of the characteristics of uniforms with provenance to Deep South factories that produced Confederate uniforms during the American Civil War. The article also discusses the uniform manufacturing system employed in Mississippi and the Deep South.

Why Nursing School Makes Sense In Today’s Economy

The news these days is that the economy is slightly improving, but despite the statistics, most people still aren’t feeling it. Sure, the official U.S. unemployment rate may be below 9%, but it’s still a far cry from the 5% unemployment we’ve enjoyed for most of the past 3 decades.

Lilith, Mesopatamian Bird Goddess of Fertility

Lilith is known to be the Sumerian/Babylonian Dark Goddess, and Demon Goddess. She was portrayed with dark wings and sometimes with clawed feet. It seems as though she might have originally been seen as a Bird Goddess from ancient cultures.

Medea, Ancient Sorceress, Priestess of Hekate

Medea is one of the most well known ancient sorceresses there was. She was said to be a Priestess of the Goddess Hekate and had many different magical powers. She was the daughter of King Aeetes of Colchis, granddaughter to Helios, the Sun God, and niece to Circe who was a well known sorceress herself.

The Goddess and the Bee

The bee has been associated with the Goddess and Priestesses of the Goddess for thousands of years. The most famous culture that worshiped the bee was the Minoan culture on the island of Crete. As a symbol of The Mother Goddess, bees represented fertility and healing.

The Pythia, Ancient Priestess of Delphi

The Pythia was the name of the Oracular Priestess at Delphi in the Temple of Apollo. The Pythia was widely respected for her prophecies. She was said to be the most prestigious oracle in the ancient Greek world.

Get the Most Out of Life With a Practical Nursing Program

There is always demand for more nurses, so getting a certification from a practical nursing school is a virtual guarantee of constant employment. And in most cases, the wage for a mid-ranked LPN is above median wage for the country…

There’s No Excuse For A CNA To Avoid a Licensed Practical Nursing Program

It’s relatively easy, once you’ve obtained a CNA certification — about a month of prep time and a simple test — to settle into a routine on the bottom of the latter at your local medical institution. You make maybe 150% of minimum wage, and everyone can tell you what to do, but at least you get to be in the field, helping people and learning the healing arts. But if you aren’t at least working toward some sort of Licensed Practical Nursing program at a reputable practical nursing school, you’re on a hamster wheel — you can be the…

Funding Your LPN School: Financial Aid for Future Nurses

There are hundreds of thousands of people out there who love helping their fellow man — and millions who would just love to be earning a decent wage. Many of them don’t believe they have the ability to go to school, but that’s because they don’t know about their options.

The Economy, Helping Others, and the Benefits of LPN Training

Let’s get down to brass tacks: we’ve mostly stopped talking about the economy, but it hasn’t really recovered yet. We still have an unemployment rate in the double-digits nationwide…

Physical Therapist Assistant – How to Increase Your Salary

Physical therapists work with people whose movements may be weakened by disease, age environmental factors, or sporting hazards. They will examine patients and make a treatment plan depending on the patient’s health problem, to help with flexibility, strength, endurance, coordination, and balance.

Library Summer Reading Programs

No more pencils, no more books? Let’s hope not. Take your kids to the Library this summer!

Fossils and Geology

What is a fossil? The word fossil comes from the Latin fossils meaning ‘dug up’. Fossils are the remains, moulds, or traces of organisms that died a long time ago and were preserved in (usually) sedimentary rocks such as sandstones, siltstones, shales or limestones.

What Is the Use of a School Story?

A school story can be written to describe an interesting situation or problem, and maybe the solution. It can also be written to put the light on a difficult person or group within school.