Healthcare is quickly becoming the fastest-growing industry in the United States, as well as the most promising and secure employment sector today. By the year 2024, experts predict that over 2.3 million jobs will become available to aspiring healthcare professionals. If you … Continue reading 4 Signs You’re Choosing the Right Healthcare College
Connecticut River Academy (CTRA), a Goodwin College magnet school, offers a theme-based, early college program for ambitious high school students. Connecticut River Academy is similar to a STEM high school, which stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. You might … Continue reading Why a Theme-Based or STEM High School is a Great Choice for Teens
Parents want what is best for their children at every stage of their child’s life. From the moment their babies are born, ensuring they are safe and receiving the proper care is of utmost importance. As they grow into toddlers, … Continue reading Is a Magnet Elementary School or Private Elementary School Best for my Child?
Public health nursing is a profound, far-stretching field — quite literally. Unlike the traditional nurse, public health nurses don’t solely care for individual patients; they care for entire communities and populations. If you are looking for a career that is … Continue reading How to Become a Public Health Nurse in 6 Steps
Goodwin College Human Services student Heather Postemski is no stranger to caregiving. After serving as her grandmother’s caregiver during her five-year battle with Alzheimer’s disease, she went on to care for her mother who suffers from Multiple Sclerosis. “I was … Continue reading Putting the Puzzle Together and Finding Your Passion
There are so many nursing programs scattered across Connecticut, that the process of choosing the right one can feel intimidating. Not all nursing schools are created equal, so how do you know you are choosing the best possible one for … Continue reading What the Best Nursing Schools All Have in Common
In a Reggio Emilia-style elementary school, you will find instructors who use a child-guided curriculum which allows children to communicate and learn through “one hundred languages” – not just speaking, but making art, singing, engaging with nature, and developing relationships … Continue reading The Key Guiding Principles of a Reggio Emilia Elementary School
Business no longer entails just the suit-and-tie, 9-to-5 office job. It’s no longer “just business.” Today, business is colorful, innovative, and always evolving. The opportunities within the business world, whether at a thriving corporation or your own start-up company, are … Continue reading 4 Types of Business Degrees to Consider at Goodwin College
High school is a critical time in a student’s life because it’s the time for them to learn how to be independent, develop good study habits, and perfect their time management skills so they can be prepared for their college … Continue reading How to Earn College Credits in High School at Connecticut River Academy
Have you already received your bachelor’s degree and landed a decent job, but now feel your career is at an impasse because you need to obtain additional skills to keep moving up the ladder? Keep your career momentum going in … Continue reading Is a Master’s Degree in Leadership Worth It? Yes – and Here’s Why!
Whether you’re just starting off on your nursing career, or have years of experience under your belt, Goodwin College is a great place for individuals who are passionate about healthcare. With an Associate Degree Program that culminates in the Registered … Continue reading BSN vs. MSN: Which is Right for You?
Medical assisting is one of the most fulfilling, flexible healthcare careers today. It is also one of the fastest tracks you can take into the medical field. Whether you are just starting your college endeavors or are looking to make … Continue reading The Medical Assistant Job Description: What You Can Expect
It’s no secret that New England houses some of the best colleges and universities in the nation, and several of the most thriving and successful cities in the world. If you are looking for a quality education and abundant job … Continue reading Goodwin College: A Hidden Gem Among the Best Colleges in New England
If you are considering a healthcare career, specifically one in occupational therapy, there’s no doubt you’ve heard the acronym “COTA” before. COTA is an easy way to say, “Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant,” which is one of the most essential and … Continue reading What are COTA Programs & Why Are They Important?
The field of finance is flourishing. Across the United States, more than one million job openings are expected for financial specialists with the right skills and training under their belts, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. For aspiring accountants … Continue reading 3 Entry-Level Accounting Jobs that Can Be Earned with an Associate Degree
Getting accepted into college is more competitive than it has ever been. From test scores, to GPA requirements, to extracurricular activities, there are so many different factors that college admission officers take into account when evaluating applicants. With such a … Continue reading Why Consider an Early College Preparatory Program for Your High School Student?
Connecticut River Academy trains young minds in a modern way. Do you remember your high school teachers, drilling you with repetition? Testing the number of answers you could memorize? Expecting you to reproduce knowledge on-demand? We now teach differently. At … Continue reading What are the Habits of Mind?
Imagine a school that offers continued enrichment for your child, even after the “school” day is over! At Riverside Magnet School, pre-K students through grade 5 can participate in the After-School Studio Program, which extends their day until 5:45pm, Monday … Continue reading Afternoon Studio: Riverside Magnet School’s After-School Enrichment Program