TUESDAY TIPS; 1/22/19

Published Tuesday, January 22, 2019 by Tifinie

BE YOUR OWN CHEERLEADER  “Oooh I think that I found myself a cheerleader, she is always right there when I need her.” These happy lyrics are from a song by OMI and it is always mood lifting to hear.  We all need a cheerleader, someone that will be in our corner cheering us on throughout the day, the week, the year, etc.  Having encouragement can make a day more enjoyable and can alleviate pressure when it’s not going so well.  Sometimes all a rough day needs is a little positivity.  Unfortunately, we don’t all have… Continue Reading

MONDAY MATH MADNESS; 1/21/19

Published Monday, January 21, 2019 by Tifinie

    Regular practice will keep your math skills always at their best. Continue to keep your math skills strong by practicing this week’s brain buster.   The student council held a pizza party to bring together representatives from different groups in the school and see if they could agree on a theme for the prom. There were a total of 25 students attending.  There were 5 athletes, 5 cheerleaders, 5 members of the school’s band, 5 representatives from various clubs, and five members from the student council.  At the pizzeria they order from, large… Continue Reading

EXCEL AT A GLANCE; 1/18/19 – 1/24/19

Published Thursday, January 17, 2019 by Tifinie

  College-entrance exam dates are just around the corner. If you don’t know which tests you should take, consult the school you are interested in applying to and see what exams they require for admission.  The SAT is the traditional exam and most schools will accept SAT scores.  Many colleges and universities, however, are also interested in ACT and SAT Subject scores, especially if you are considering a major that specializes in a specific topic like science, math, or language.  Both the SAT and SAT Subject exams are administered by the College Board while the ACT… Continue Reading

TUESDAY TIPS; 1/15/19

Published Tuesday, January 15, 2019 by Tifinie

  HAVING HIGH STANDARDS “Your menu, my standards!” A phrase shouted out by Chef Gordon Ramsay to everyone in his kitchen. Those that know who Chef Gordon Ramsay is know how high his standards are.  He is constantly pushing chefs to be quicker, smarter, and all-around better than they’ve accepted themselves to be.  Ramsay places the bar high and doesn’t move it for anyone.  As a result, he has developed a reputation as a king in the kitchen.  People travel far and wide to taste his food, dine in his restaurants, and work in his… Continue Reading

MONDAY MATH MADNESS; 1/14/19

Published Monday, January 14, 2019 by Tifinie

Regular practice will keep your math skills always at their best. Continue to keep your math skills strong by practicing this week’s brain buster from Algebra. A car salesman, eager to make a deal, agrees to sell a car for an additional 15% off of the sale price, which is at 7%. The car is originally priced at $32,000.  At what price did the buyer make a deal?    A) $25,296 B) $29,760 C) $27,200 D) $24,960 E) None of the above     *BONUS QUESTION:  Which of the following would be effective for finding… Continue Reading


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