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The Fred Effect launched in 2008 as a blog. Through a chain of well-timed humiliations, embarrassments, and downright misfortunes, we have developed into a sort-of academic resource center on a high school level. All these materials are designed for the self-directed learner. But we urge all users to text or e-mail any questions or comments.

Since high school discharges us into the work force or into higher academia before we are ready, The Fred Effect can still be used to stay sharp for basic courses in college. Anyone can review Trigonometry and Algebra II, along with the basics of English composition right here. There is also a vocational component with the Commercial Driver’s License training– just a thing I took up and enjoy imparting to others.

Everything is free. The only time we ask for an e-mail address is to reply to a question. I’m too lazy to keep your e-mail address. There is no advertising on The Fred Effect, and there never will be.