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by wrharvin posted 2 weeks 6 hours ago to Essays on Teaching
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Just the other night as I watched television with my family, there was an ad from our local Children’s Shelter soliciting the community for donations of clothing, toys, and bedding. They have several homeless families already and are expecting more this summer. This sparked the memory of a school I was principal of in the early to late 2000’s. Although it was not the closest school located to the... continue reading

How Technology and Education Can Save the World
by Edutech posted 2 weeks 4 days ago to School Improvement
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There is no denying about technology empowering the world in every way possible. Ranging from a little child to a grown up adult, everybody is dependent on science and technology one way or another. According to some people, it’s a bad thing to depend too much on gadgets and computers but in spite of that, we choose to rely on the conveniences of science on a daily basis. On the whole, all minor... continue reading

by Bruce Deitrick Price posted 3 weeks 1 day ago to School Improvement
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[Summary: modern or progressive education makes lots of airy claims but is ineffectual in practice. Traditional education does the job.] Traditional education has taken a real beating the last 75 years. The entire Education Establishment lined up to demonize everything that teachers and schools did for many thousands of years. The result is the vastly dumbed-down classrooms we have... continue reading

by raymond72 posted 1 month 3 days ago to Essays on Teaching
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Mindset is an idea by Carol Dweck, Stanford University psychologist and author of Mindset: The New Psychology of Success (3). She has spent over four decades researching the types of beliefs that bring about success in school, career and life. People with a fixed mindset believe their intelligence and talent are fixed traits that cannot be improved. Therefore they are less likely to try to... continue reading

Education and Cloud-Based Technology Going Hand In Hand
by Edutech posted 1 month 1 week ago to School Improvement
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There were times when academic institutes used to go with traditional methods of school administration but that has started to change. Cloud-based technology has entered the world of education making school management fast, convenient and effective for all academic institutes thriving to flourish in the education industry. It’s a huge responsibility for any school admin to maintain the school’s... continue reading

Technology Can Help STEM Education Flourish
by Brandon Howard posted 1 month 3 weeks ago to School Improvement
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By now, you’ve surely run across the acronym STEM, especially if you are pursuing or considering a career in education. STEM represents fields of study in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Among the STEM disciplines are: computer science; biochemistry; robotics; engineering; environmental research and instructional technology.Although STEM occupations represent a relatively small... continue reading

Digital School Management and Administration System for Academic Institutes
by Edutech posted 1 month 3 weeks ago to School Improvement
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Cloud-based technology has been digitizing schools and colleges for the past many years. Paper related procedures are being replaced with computerized data recording systems. This has automatically reduced the need for extra manual labor and paper therefore, increasing the overall profit ratio for majority of academic institutes. Online school management and administration is the new way of... continue reading

The role of education in Jamaican society
by denisefyffe posted 1 month 3 weeks ago to Essays on Teaching
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IntroductionOne of the foundational elements of any modern society is education and it bears great responsibility for the development and sustainability of any nation. It is a formal or informal system developed to assist or direct people into becoming purposeful units which contribute in a positive way to society. Without education, individuals face obstacles that prevent them from earning a... continue reading

Spring Your DYSLEXIC Child from the Reading Trap the EASY Way!
by MaryFelice posted 2 months 1 week ago to Homeschooling
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        Having been involved with the Home Schooling Movement since 1985, I recall that the initial reason parents rescued their children from public schools was because their children weren’t learning to read. They scoffed at the term “dyslexia” and attributed reading failure to ineffective reading methods - specifically, the lack of teaching... continue reading

by raymond72 posted 2 months 2 weeks ago to Essays on Teaching
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I have been teaching college success courses for many years to both at-risk students who are taking developmental courses and to students who are beyond the need for developmental or remedial courses. There are some basics or fundamentals which enhance success in high school and college. Here is my list of ten important steps to avoid failure and to achieve success in school:Be in class. ... continue reading

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