Category: Education & Money

Money and education ideas to consider

A Critical Examination of MiningPoolHub

MiningPoolHub, a seemingly prominent mining pool platform, has garnered attention for its promise of enabling individual miners to collaborate and mine various cryptocurrencies collectively. However, a closer look reveals potential shortcomings that might give pause to those considering using this platform. In this review, I will recount my personal experience with MiningPoolHub, shedding light on … Read more

A Look at Online Assessments

Can online assessments be trusted? This will likely not be a popular position, but it depends on how you choose to look at it. I believe that if you are asking yourself this question, then you are looking at the situation in the wrong light. Generally speaking, and minus things like psychological assessments, an assessment … Read more

Replace LMS Communication Tools?

Since my last LMS post, I have received several questions regarding LMS systems. One question, in particular, deserves an article. The question was, is it possible for social media to replace current LMS communication tools? That is a fantastic question! However, the answer is a little tricky. There is no doubt that private social media … Read more

Job Hunting? Socratic AI Prompt Engineering

The current job market can be overwhelming, leaving many job seekers uncertain about where they truly fit in. If you’re currently looking for a job but struggling to identify the positions that match your qualifications and skills, fear not! With the power of Socratic AI Prompt Engineering (SAPE), you can use artificial intelligence to your … Read more

Does Technology Improve Learning at a Distance

Does technology improve learning at a distance? That is a great question! However, such a question is not easily answered. Think about it. When we look at the world “improve,” we could be talking about the ability, the level, the quality, or even the amount actually learned. Setting aside clear hindrances such as physical education … Read more

LMS System Recommendation

QUESTION: What LMS System Would You Recommend? That’s a tricky question. However, since I have received this question more than once, I will provide my answer in article form. Remember that this is an opinion, and your conclusions may differ for different reasons. Estimates have suggested that more than 800 LMS vendors are competing in … Read more

The EdD Versus the PhD – Consider This

Why would someone choose an EdD over a PhD? That’s a valid question and a question that I believe deserves a thorough answer. This is because, as with many things, there seems to be a high level of confusion over what each degree really represents. In some circles, the EdD is as prized as any … Read more

Tips to Make and Save Money

It seems that we are looking for ways to either save or make a little extra money. I wanted to share a few tips that might help you achieve either goal. Tips To Make Money: Sell items you no longer need: Go through your closet, garage, and storage areas and gather up items you no … Read more

Imagine If Education Was Valued

Can you imagine a world or a nation where education is valued? For thousands of years, education was highly sought after. Unfortunately, something has changed here in the United States. Today, we can scroll through social media and see memes suggesting that advanced education is worthless. We live in a nation where students cheat on … Read more

Cognitivism – In A Nutshell

There are different schools of thought regarding the best approach to education and learning (which are different). Cognitivism stands out as one of my favorites because this learning theory focuses on the processes involved in learning and (in my experience) tends to resonate with the learner considerably more than others. This is probably because Cognitivists … Read more