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What’s on the Road Test?

  Whether you’re just starting to think about drivers education, are already taking in-car driving lessons or are almost ready for your road test, you might have one thing on your mind: “Exactly what’s on the road test, anyway?” We’re here to give you an idea of how to prepare for the road test, what […]

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Drivers Ed Diary: Entry 2

[Written by DriversEd.com Contributing Writer Grace Keller, who will be keeping an ongoing drivers ed diary for us, detailing her experiences going through one of our online drivers ed courses. Check out her first entry here.] Since I got my permit back in the spring, on most mornings, I drive to school with my mom […]

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How Does DriversEd.com Develop the Best Online Drivers Ed Courses?

If you’re starting to think about taking online drivers ed, you might have a few questions. Like, ‘What will I learn from an online drivers education course?’, ‘How do I know whether a course is right for me?’ and ‘What makes the best online drivers ed course anyway?’ eDriving’s Lead Curriculum Developer, Shawn Saler, explains […]

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Holiday Driving Tips for Students

[Written by contributing writer Amy Tarczynski.] It’s finals week for most colleges, meaning that a lot of us are several exams and many cups of coffee away from finally going home for the winter break. I don’t have a car at school, so going home also means driving again. Before I jump back in the […]

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Your first in-car driving lesson. Here’s what to expect.

  Excited. Nervous. A mixture of the two? However you’re feeling about your first in-car driving lesson, it might help to have an idea of what to expect. We can help with that. Here are ten things that are likely to happen during your very first in-car driving lesson. 1. You’ll need to show your license. To […]

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Let’s Go Practice Driving—in a Parking Lot!

[By DriversEd.com Contributing Writer Christina Tynan-Wood] Want to get your teen to stop playing video games and go outside? Here’s a trick that always works: Walk into the game room. Jingle the car keys to get his attention. Ask, “Want to drive the car?” You might get panic. You might get enthusiasm. You might get […]

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Mindful Driving: Simple Intentions for Coping with Stress on the Road

[Written by contributing writer Amy Tarczynski.] Mindfulness. Perhaps you know about it, or maybe it’s that term you have heard thrown around in your yoga class. If you’re not yet familiar, it’s a simple concept. Basically, it’s about bringing your attention to the current moment and simply recognizing what is going on around you and […]

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Drivers Ed Diary: Entry 1

[Written by DriversEd.com Contributing Writer Grace Keller, who will be keeping an ongoing drivers ed diary for us, detailing her experiences going through one of our online drivers ed courses] I’m currently on Lesson #2—Signs, Signals, and Markings—of my online driver’s ed course. In this lesson, I’ve been learning all about different road markings, right-of-way […]

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Safe Driving Tips As The Clocks Go Back

The long light evenings of summer have come to an end and it’s time to exchange that air conditioning button for your car’s heating control. Yes, at 2 a.m. this Sunday (November 6), we officially say goodbye to summertime as the clocks go back one hour, marking the end of Daylight Saving Time for 2016 and a return […]

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Hands off your phone! The distracted driving law is getting tougher in California

Recently, a new law was signed in by California Governor Jerry Brown, which makes it ‘an offense to drive while holding and operating a cellphone or electronic communications device’. What does this mean? It means that if you so much as pick up your phone while driving, you’ll be breaking the law. Here’s what you need to […]

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