California Career Zone

 This is a great resource for researching careers, gathering information about those careers and finding colleges that offer courses of study required for those careers. It also has a job listing section and some tools to figure out how much you need to earn to live the life you dream of.


When Kurt Vonnegut was asked for advice to new writers he said, ” Never use a semicolon.”

Fear no more! Here is a detailed and illustrated explanation of the most feared punctuation on earth.

How to use a semicolon

Semicolon Exercise

Punctuation Tutorials

Punctuation Exercises

Semicolon: The most feared of all punctuation

Information Illiteracy

Here is a link to an article on the importance of information literacy. Information literacy is the ability to navigate through the massive amount of information provided to us by search engines like Google. It is an essential skill that we are finding few people possess. It needs to be a c ore competency  and as this article suggests, it is rarely emphasized as the essential skill that it is.

Information Literacy: A Neglected Core Competency