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Miseducation: Split Level

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. Impossibility is often illusory. Between magic acts and statistical anomalies, utter implausibility can be clouded without full context. It can be said that there […]

Miseducation: Printing Lies

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. Undoubtedly, the printing press ranks among the greatest inventions in history. Maybe more a movement than a machine, the printing press heralded in the […]

Studying Guide: Location

The Studying Guide is a blog series exploring the cognitive aspects of studying and test-taking. It presents study techniques that research has proven is beneficial to scholastic abilities. While ideal methods vary by the student, we provide suggestions of techniques and see what works for each individual. It is reasonable to wish to study in full […]

Miseducation: Media War of the Worlds

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. Halloween is a time to keep aware that not everything is what it seems. With so many ghoulish tricksters trying to surprise and frighten […]

Miseducation: The Adequate Wall of China

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. Even on the brink of the final frontier, it is in human nature to look back on where you have been. […]

Miseducation: Finding the Middle Ground with Columbus

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. Christopher Columbus’s legacy is fraught with controversy. By modern standards, his deeds would be considered less than reputable. More than that, controversy stems from […]

On Point News – Fall 2014

On Point Tutoring is delighted to usher in a fresh year of quality education. Like our students, we as a company have advanced over the past year and are eager to apply our knowledge to build on our success this year. We have many exciting developments for fall 2014, and we are poised to provide […]

Miseducation: Giving 10 and 100 Percent Brainpower

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. Lucy has got some explaining to do. Tomorrow’s release from director Luc Besson is based on the idea that the title character, played by Scarlett […]

Miseducation: The Five Senses and the Other Unsung Senses

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. One of the most fundamental lessons we learn about biology is that humans are equipped with five senses: sight, hearing, taste, smell, and touch. […]

Miseducation: Einstein’s Academic Failure

‘Miseducation’ is a series intended to correct falsities that are often mistaken for common knowledge. Tips provided are discouraged from being raised to maliciously correct teachers. Furthermore, OPT does not condone acts of know-it-allism. Even as a generation’s greatest thinker, Albert Einstein was bound to have his detractors. According to a widespread rumor, a young Einstein, as a result of […]