As our youth return to school and Unesco celebrates International Literacy Day on Monday September 8, it is an opportune time to reflect on the importance of educational, scientific and cultural developments.
Basic literacy skills among children and adults are paramount to communities and societies.
Celebrating Women of Achievement Month
Who can we choose, from the thousands of Amazing Women we know, for our latest FREE story? We did not have to dig too deep to decide on this incredible individual.
Showing great courage, resilience and love, our FREE eBook and Audio this month is the heart warming and heroic story of Sojourner Truth.
From the despair of slavery and all its degradation and…
Celebrate with us and meet Maria Montessori
Here is yet another amazing story of achievement. Maria was a clever, multi-talented woman whose methods of early childhood education are still applied in Montessori schools world-wide.
Many people do not know that Maria Montessori was actually the first female doctor in Italy. Maria is an inspiring role model for girls as she had to…
In collaboration with Harper Collins, The Amazing People Club’s fascinating history titles are now available in their Amazing People ELT Readers.
Harper Collins have featured the incredible performer, Ella Fitzgerald. Read how the content is used to captivate the reader and enhance reading ability.Learning English has never been so diverse and interesting! Dear English Language Learner
Today is the birthday of Napoleon Bonaparte.Born in 1769 and nicknamed ‘the Little Corporal’ due to his Napoleon Bonaparte is regarded as one of the most ruthless and greatest military leaders of all time. During his reign, he experienced great victories and devastating defeats.
The love of art is just like a romance ~
The impact that art has on us individually varies. Art is an incredible way to communicate and without the need for words, we can take in what we see in the most personal way. We are only influenced by the talent of the artist and we have the privilege of determining how…
Can you name the men in this photograph?
If not, then we know we are on the right track in bringing them to your attention, because these men are famous for their contribution in the field of psychology, and deserve to be remembered. Are you interested in psychology?
- These men pictured had a dream and vision that compelled them to improve the world. They pathed the way in understanding who we are…
(via Honoring Edith Cavell)
It is offical! British nurse, Edith Cavell, will be featured on a new commemorative £5 coin next year. The Royal Mint will issue a set of coins to commemorate the centenary of World War I.
During her work as a nurse in German-occupied Belgium, Edith helped save many lives of the soldiers from both sides.
Her courage and dedication is an inspirational life story this honor is well deserved. She…
To celebrate the birthday of NIKOLA TESLA this week, take this class challenge – find out more about this amazing man and compare his story with that of Guglielmo Marconi! On June 2nd, 1896, radio pioneer Guglielmo Marconi applied for the following patent – “Improvements in Transmitting Electrical impulses and Signals, and in Apparatus therefor”.
However, Guglielmo’s patent was not without…