WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 3/6/19

Published Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by Tifinie

    “The biggest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.”  -Robert Swan           WORD OF THE WEEK:  Ineffable  (adj.)   DEFINITION:  too great or extreme to be expressed in words; not to be uttered; indescribable   Ineffable  |  adjective Ineffably  |  adverb Ineffability, Ineffableness  |  noun   Synonyms:  unexplainable, indescribable, inexpressible, unspeakable, sacred (not to be spoken), indefinable   Example sentence:  The last time that I went to San Francisco, I saw someone on one of the piers doing something that was ineffable!   See… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 2/27/19

Published Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by Tifinie

It is important to take a step back and reflect once in a while.  Enjoy this quote and see if you can find a way to relate it to your life.   “Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.”  -Thomas Edison   Thomas Edison built a legacy by taking chances, which were seldom successful.  More than anything, he made progress by failing over and over again and learning what not to do.  In the process of creativity, often times things turn out differently than the creator imagined. … Continue Reading

MONDAY MATH MADNESS; 2/25/19

Published Monday, February 25, 2019 by Tifinie

  Regular practice will keep your math skills always at their best.  Continue to keep your math word problem skills strong by practicing this week’s Math Madness brain buster.     Jasmine’s Saturday plans are to go to her favorite boutique that was having a sale on perfumes.  Her favorite perfume is 45% off, selling for a price of 38.83 each.  She figures she will buy 4 bottles at that rate.  Which of the expressions below would result in the total price in dollars?   A) (4 + 38)(4 + 0.83) B) [4(38 + 0.83)]0.45 C)… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAY WISDOM; 2/13/19

Published Wednesday, February 13, 2019 by Tifinie

It is important to take a step back and reflect once in a while.  Enjoy this quote and see if you can find a way to relate it to your life!   “Sometimes in our lives we all have pain We all have sorrow But if we are wise We know that there’s always tomorrow Lean on me, when you’re not strong And I’ll be your friend I’ll help you carry on For it won’t be long ‘Til I’m gonna need Somebody to lean on Please swallow your pride If I have things you need… Continue Reading

EASY SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS GRADUATING 2020+

Published Friday, January 25, 2019 by Tifinie

  ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS GRADUATING IN THE YEAR 2020 AND LATER: A new program has been established that offers students a chance to be awarded College Board Opportunity Scholarships.  It was designed to help guide students through the college-admissions processes and motivate them to tackle the intimidating obstacles presented to aspiring college students.  There are 6 steps to follow to qualify for a series of scholarships.  Completing all 6 steps makes you eligible for a $40,000 scholarship on top of the smaller scholarships ranging from $500-$2,000 totaling in $6,000.  To qualify, you must complete the following 6 steps during your junior year of high school: Build… Continue Reading


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