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How to Earn While Studying: Best Investment Ideas for Students

Studying at the university is complicated as it presupposes its budgeting, and that is spectacular when you come from the affluent family, and you may dedicate all your time to study, or not, and blow all your parents’ money on partying. A reverse side of the coin is when you are striving for knowledge with no plan B, and budgeting is all in your hands. While being in your shoes, let us pitch you some brilliant ideas on activities to make money on.Read More

Trends in Higher Education 2017 That Will Wow You

Have you ever gone to a fortune teller? We, at Unplag, bet you thought about it at least once. Predicting is something that we are still new to, but willing to try our hand at.

Throughout 2016 our team went to a series of educational conferences held across Europe and US. Being fond of workshops and exchanging ideas with true fans of education helped us much figure out what changes may await you in 2017. By outlining the key transformations for both online and offline learning, we hope you can grasp at the chance to quickly update your learning or teaching strategy for this year.

Intrigued? Then, proceed reading and learn what new opportunities MOOC can offer and how microlearning will let you upgrade on the go.Read More

Library Innovations: How Will Libraries Look In the Future

Library services are improving from year to year. Despite they have been around for 5,000 years and haven’t changed too much, libraries still have made a number of valuable transformations to become more effective and fast for their users. When the Internet appeared libraries created electronic databases and search systems. Since the Internet affected their development a lot, paper books started losing their popularity.

So, what library services are considered to be the most up-to-date? The answer is below.Read More

School 42: The First Academic Institution Without Teachers

We all know that these are educators who are responsible for giving students the knowledge. It looks like studying at university without them is next to impossible. Despite it sounds very strange, there is one university without teachers. This revolutionary school is named 42, the answer to the meaning of life taken from the science fiction series The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. The school was founded by the French billionaire Xavier Niel. The school helps students become software developers. When students finish their studies, they’re supposed to be able to code most of programs – from simple calculator to sophisticated plagiarism detection software.

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