If I were a University Teacher

By Dendeberia AlexandraIf I were a university teacher I wouldn`t be the happiest person in the world. Of course working with students is very inspiring because they are young and full of energy, it has your brain train all the time. However, there are too many disadvantages here. The first issue is salary. To my mind, it`s really hard to become successful independent person working at university. Like other people around me I hate routine and red tape that we have in our country and university is the common place for these problems. Moreover, being a teacher you must be … Continue reading If I were a University Teacher

All the Children Are Gifted

By Maryna Pereslavtseva Nowadays we have a lot of systems in our life what should make it easier and more constructive. These systems are: education system, law system, health care system and many others. But let us focus on the educational system. This system was built to develop special skills for life in the society and to be a useful part of human’s community, so that all people are meaningful and equal. The main issue of the education system in our country is that every teacher at school tells you that you are special and you can do more, than … Continue reading All the Children Are Gifted

What’s all the fuss about the Beatles?

By Valery Oganov The Beatles are perhaps the most remarkable band of the last fifty years or so. Ask anyone in the street if they have ever heard of them, and the answer will certainly be positive in most cases. The universal truth to be reckoned with is that the Liverpool Four are considered the most influential band of the last ten decades, if not of all time. But why all the fuss? My opinion is not to be forced onto anyone, but rather to give an insight into the mind of the average music enthusiast. If one takes into … Continue reading What’s all the fuss about the Beatles?

Are paper books better than e-books?

Alina Kolpakchi Some people claim that paper books are better than e-readers. However, the electronic devices have advantages which make them indispensable. First of all, e-books can be read anywhere, as e-readers are mobile, and because a user can have virtually the whole library in a single device. In comparison with other gadgets, it has longer battery life and there is no damage to the eyes, because the electronic paper technology allows the screen reflect light like ordinary paper without the need for a backlight. Moreover, in the latest models, notes can be made and it is very convenient for work and study. In addition, the devices are economical. Electronic books are cheaper than … Continue reading Are paper books better than e-books?