The personal learning network for educators
is for America to move away from the entire cohort approach to education. The idea of children moving through subjects at the same pace because they happen to be approximately the same age
might be good for the convenience of adults, but has little to do with how our children…
Added by Kenneth Bernstein on November 22, 2010 at 8:30pm — No Comments
How often do you hear students complaining about a teacher who told them to put their cell phone away, or turn their iPod off? If your school is anything like my school, then I am sure you hear this on a daily basis. Integrating technology into the classroom has been a hot topic over the last several years, and as our society continues to embrace new technological advances, Education 2.0 will hopefully continue to gain traction.
Added by Justin Tarte on July 28, 2010 at 12:22pm — No Comments
Education reform is a hot topic widely debated among educational leaders around the world. I think it is safe to say we are all interested in improving the educational process to ensure the proper mental and physical development of our students. As with every controversial topic there is definitely not a shortage of opinions by teachers, administrators, parents, students, community… Continue
Added by Justin Tarte on July 28, 2010 at 12:13pm — No Comments
Without a college education, it becomes increasingly harder to break out or stay out of poverty. This does not surprise most people I have talked to. What does surprise them is the reality of how few young people (in the US) who start college, actually graduate within 1.5 times the stated length of those programs.
For two year colleges, 80% of young people starting a two year program won’t graduate within three years, if at all. For four year…Continue
Added by Terry Eberhart on February 28, 2010 at 12:54pm — No Comments
Added by cprofitt on December 13, 2009 at 1:42pm — No Comments