Did you know?
 
...Doing tonight's homework is a good habit to get into.
 
....You can take your learner's permit knowledge test at ACS.
 
...A 'jiffy' is an acutal unit of time for 1/100th of a second!
 
...There are several different ways of learning.  Three of those are auditory, visual and tactile/kinesthetic.  Click here for some helpful study tips. 
 
...50% of Erie 1 BOCES Harkness students go on to college.
 
...Americorp is a federal volunteer program for people 18-24 to participate in volunteer projects around the country.  Click here for more information.
 
...The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley's gum.
 
...The top 10 jobs for 2014 according to US News & World Report are:
 
      Software Developer
      Computer Systems Analyst
      Dentist
      Nurse Practitioner
      Pharmacist
      Registered Nurse
      Physical Therapist
      Physician
      Web Developer
      Dental Hygienist
 
      Click here for the full rankings list of the 100 Best Jobs of 2014
 
...Humans blink over 10,000,000 times a year!
 
...There are several magazines that outline careers and colleges for students in Student Support Services.
 
...Students can earn college credits while still in high school under the College Acceleration Program (CAP) at NCCC (Click here for info.) or the Accelerated College Enrollment (ACE) program at GCC. (Click here for info.)
 
...50% of girls feel intense pressure to excel, compared to only 38% of boys.
 
...There are more plastic flamingos in the U.S., than real ones!
 
...A good study method employs three major parts:  a preliminary survey, a cafeful but quick reading for key ideas, and a review.
 
...Ben Franklin invented swim fins.
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