Author: Julio Mckinney


9
Jan
Posted ByJulio Mckinney Category Essay Revision

All writers know they need to revise, but many student writers wonder, “What does revise mean exactly?” CLARIFY THE PURPOSE OF THE JOURNEY AND THE DESTINATION What would you say if someone you just met in one of your classes said, “Get in the car, I’m going to take you …

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9
Jan
Posted ByJulio Mckinney Category Writing Advice

“Metacognition” is simply defined as “thinking about thinking.” Literally, when you write a metacognition, you are describing to the reader what exactly you were thinking throughout the writing process. Taking this final step to reflect back on your writing experience enables you as the writer to set new writing goals …

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9
Jan
Posted ByJulio Mckinney Category Writing Advice

Remember: Corrections are Editing, Changes are Revising Editing: Check to make sure that each sentence and proper noun starts with a Capital letter. Check punctuation (are periods, commas, question marks, quotations, etc. where they need to be?) Check spelling (Is everything spelled correctly? If you aren’t sure, where can you …

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11
Aug
Posted ByJulio Mckinney Category College

I’ve always been a fan of vocational education because it leads to work. Unfortunately, the consensus is that I support for-profit higher education alone. Such a situation requires research for a proper fit. Most candidates don’t realize its importance, so they skip it. When large sums are involved, research should …

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13
May
Posted ByJulio Mckinney Category College

Forget the college experience as adult benefits with a teenaged lifestyle like a long-term sleepover. The point is to get a job and acquire independence. What’s the point of being an adult if you don’t build on your effort? It makes you worth the salary you expect after graduation. The …

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