How much do you really know about searching the internet?
Do you know about Google Operators to refine your searches?
Do you know how to find out who published a website?
Do you know how to recover links that are supposedly gone forever?
Do you have diverse sources? Check out NewsMap or Newseum for Global news at your fingertips. And use Google Operators to perform searches that limit results to sites and documents from specific countries.
Students, looking for the next big thing? Who are you following on Twitter? Check out some of these great accounts:
@HarvardBiz (Harvard Business Review)
@satyanadella (CEO of Microsoft)
What about college? Why not follow the admissions department of some of your faves? Here are some to get you started...
And here are a few more helpful accounts to follow for college applications and admissions too:
Useful Links for Students
HCPS Digital Library: Free e--Books on Mind and Body Wellness
How to Read A College Textbook
Learn to Learn, again
Time Management and other good stuff
Relaxation Techniques- Useful when done right!
Love IS Respect
A link for teens about healthy dating relationships.
National Crime Prevention Council
Information about CyberBullying-Don't be a victim!
Red Letter Rebels
Newsletters and Links
Family Support and Resource Centers of Hillsborough County
A family enrichment program targeting education, employability, family literacy, life skills and financial literacy. Programs include Coffee & Career, College Exploration Program, Computer Classes in Enlish and Spanish, Tutoring K-8th, FCAT Review Program, GED, ESOL, Financial Literacy, Summer Program & Free Tax Preparation.
Even More Great Info...
Pinterest is another great social media resource that can help prepare for college.
Follow NextStepU on Pitnerest or check out their website