My blog friend, Lisa, over at
She just recently graduated from college in December with a 3.89 GPA in Psychology and Business Management.
She states on her blog "Not that unusual, but I did it at age 42, with 2 kids & a household to maintain. (Yes, my boys & hubby still expected me to cook and clean - there is no rest for Moms.) Since graduating in December I've been going crazy. I need to learn new things. Are you like that? My brain needs exercise."
She was was recently approached by Educator.com, an online scholastic education series about doing a review and decided to check it out. Although this site is great for your high school student to get help with Chemistry, Algebra 1, Calculus BC, Calculus AB, Biology, and other subjects, it is also a great resource for the non-traditional student returning to school.A large amount of the videos and learning tools are free, but you can opt for a monthly subscription ($20) or annual subscription ($200) that opens up a whole new database of interactive learning tools. The professors that teach the classes are all educated with advanced degrees and in many cases already teach at various colleges. For example: Dr. Harold Goldwhite (Ph.D and B.A.) and Dr. Massoud Ghyam (Ed.D) from the University of Southern California have lecture videos here.
Now, not everyone is interested in learning new subjects - but most of us are moms and dads who have children in school. This tool could be your life saver. I know when my son asks me a question about Chemistry I'm lost. With Educator.com I don't have to answer those tough questions anymore. I can refer him to the website and he can get his questions answered by someone who knows. He can watch an interactive video explaining the how/what/why and I don't have to spend hours on the internet trying to understand it in order to explain it to him.
The Giveaway: 3 people will win! Each will get a 3-months access to Educator. So please click on the button and go visit for your chance to win!!!!
This giveaway will end July 15th at 11:59 pm EST. Winners will be determined by Random.org and will have 48 hours to send contact information to lisa(dot)email@example.com. It is mandatory to leave your email address in your first comment because I need to be able to contact you.
Disclosure: This review was paid for by Educator.com.
- ► June (7)
- ▼ July (8)
- ► September (7)
- ► November (16)
- ► 2010 (9)
Tweet For Literacy giveaway TwitterMoms book review Resourceful Mommy book giveaways Back To School 2009 Twitter Site Warming Party Homeschooling KatieandKimble Wordless Wednesday Emily Million Minute Family Challenge Sprite Anna FSB Associates Linda Thieman Mr MckLinky Blog Hop Scraps Of Life winner Book Review Article Charity CurrClick Online classes Recipes Review The Healthy Pantry The Online Mom Wii games health twitter 3 things you didn't know about me Airwear American History Art Banned Book Awareness Week Beach Cruiser Bike Bible Belt Bikes Biology Child1st Computer Diane Birch Discover and Donate Do your best Dot Girl Products Down Syndrome Association of MN Dr.Dolgoff EA Sports Active Easter Educator Family Adventure Fashion Fitness Foreign Language Free Game Review Ghostline Giggles In the Middle Caught Ya Girl Scout Gourmet Turkey Asian Burgers Green Guitar Lessons High School History Homeschool Boutique Homeschool High School Homeschool Language Diary Homeschool Reading Diary House Party I Used to Know That IPod JumpStart Kaplan Kiss Me Mother's Day Gift Pack Latin Liberty Mutual Responsible Sports Literacy Lunch Note Promise MAT Mark My Time Master Lock Mom It Forward Mom of 2 boys wife of 1 Mom's Choice Awards Momfluence Moms Choice Award Multisensory product Naomi Pastor Patch Games Photograph Preschool Rand McNally Read Reading Rosetta Stone S-Curve Records SAT/ACT SIU School Helpers School Supplies Schwinn Joy Ride Show and Tell Snacks Snow SpellQuizzer Spelling Sports Subway TShirts The Children's Place The Homeschool Lounge The Product Review Place The Stinky Cheese Man TheKbuzz Top Picks Traffic Light Based System Ultra Flip Camera Vlog Wal-Mart Weird Unsocialized Homeschooler Blog Whole Grain Oatmeal Cookies Wii Cardio Workout Wild Salmon Patties with Quinoa WordToons ahhh haaaa moments car trips cell phones clay computer based curriculum creating exercise eye fun granola healthy eating internet safety learning math pottery wheel science sewing software welcome