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Celebrities Confirm The Crucial Importance Of Arts Education

Those who have studied learning processes throughout ages, beginning with Plato, emphasize the importance of the arts in the educational process. Studying arts is important not only as a part of our heritage. Statistics proves that students’ involvement in arts results in improved math, reading, and cognitive ability, critical thinking, and verbal skills as well as motivation, concentration, confidence, and teamwork. Numerous brain studies prove that arts develop neural systems producing a…

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7 Famous People Who Used to Be Bullying Victims in School


 

For kids who are constantly bullied in school, it is hard to imagine a life not filled with anxiety or fear of getting physically or emotionally abused, but the truth is, even if it looks like a hopeless situation, things tend to get better with time. Lots of celebrities and people, whom we all admire, have had similar experiences and know exactly what it is like to be the target of bullies. We hope that their stories will offer some encouragement and inspiration to all those…

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Famous People Who Once Used To Be Teachers


 

You never know what talents your teacher might have. Here is the list of top ten famous people who used to teach students at one point of their life, but are now better known for their outside-the-classroom accomplishments:

Sting

Long before he adopted his stage name Sting and joined a popular rock band The Police, his students used to call him “Mr. Sumner”. Sting worked as a teacher of English, music, and soccer at St. Catherine’s Convent School.
In his own words, Sting was…

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Famous People Who Failed Academically Before Becoming Successful


 

Earning a Harvard degree in a field of interest and then landing a job with a big multinational company is a win-win situation. However, even if you failed to complete your college education and dropped out before you got a chance to consider any worthy job offer, it does not mean you cannot go on to launch your own multi-million social networking site, co-found the largest technology company in the world or produce and star in a film masterpiece. Here is a list of ten famous…

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Doctor Ben Affleck

On May 26, 2013 Ben Affleck received an honorary doctorate degree in Fine Arts! He was one of 6 individuals who received honorary degrees this year at Brown University in Providence.

Oscar winning actor and director Ben Affleck is 40 year old. Congratulations to the new graduate!

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Top Five Stars to Shine This Year

Each year we see hundreds of new actors and actresses arrive to conquer Hollywood. Some of them are one-time shots while others come here to stay. Last year we watched an entirely new cohort of actors breaking through, from charming and mysterious Benedict Cumberbatch, who dared to bring to life the 21st century Sherlock Holmes, to lively and fabulous Zoe Kazan.

Let us take a closer look at some of the most intriguing and promising Hollywood revelations who are likely to keep on…

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Steve Jobs’ Legacy: Things We Should Not Forget

Steve Jobs might have been anything from a talented executive, leader, innovator and simply a great person but he was never an ordinary man. People, who had never met him personally, were still inspired by the genius of his mind.

Now that his birthday is approaching, it is time to look at some life lessons that Steve Jobs taught us. We cannot become Steve Jobs, neither, unfortunately, can we bring him back, however we surely can learn from the man’s wonderful life experience. Here is…

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Celebrities For Education

Apart from enjoying the limelight, attending fancy parties and owing the world’s best and most exquisite property, many celebrities are deeply concerned about making their contribution to worthy causes. Some of them choose to be active environmentalists, others feel strongly about helping disabled or disadvantaged people and starving children of Africa, still others have a soft place in their hearts for supporting educational initiatives. Here is a list of world-famous celebrities who…

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Top 6 Most Intimidating Ice Hockey Players of Today’s Sport

 

Hockey is a rather tough and trying sport. It takes one a great deal of endurance, physical and mental strength as well as such multi-faceted skills as speediness skating, stick-handling, blocking and passing. Since hockey is an intensive team game players are required to possess strong collaboration skills.

NHL, which stands for the National Hockey League, is a non-profit association that manages a professional ice hockey league including 30 member clubs, most of which are…

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Celebrities and their Problems in Learning

Has your kid been just diagnosed to be learning disabled or having an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? If you are frustrated at this situation just try to imagine how the child must be feeling at the moment. As the result of the erroneous misperception of such conditions, which exists in our society, ADHD or LD children often face greater challenges of both academic and social nature. However, even if that is your case, it is too early to panic.

Let us take a look at some…

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