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American Education: The Importance of Being Active

It is a common notion that America prefers active, self-motivated people. But did you know that taking an active approach towards your scholastic career may pay off even faster than studying textbooks? I’m not saying you should abandon book learning … Continue reading

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Community College: an easy start towards an ambitious goal

I first heard of community colleges when I was looking for a recommendation on how to improve my English. A Bechtel International Center writing class instructor, upon hearing that my English goals are set far beyond composing a cover letter, … Continue reading

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Navigating the US School System

Registering my kids in school has probably been the most difficult issue in my relocation from Italy. I was looking for institutions of all levels: elementary, middle and high schools. The thing is that, for several personal reasons, we were … Continue reading

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