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First day of school - this is definitely…Continue
We are talking about children of primary school age, because the ability to fend for themselves, strengthening of self-confidence and …Continue
Added by Daisy Hastings on April 13, 2016 at 6:00am — No Comments
Homeschooling- a new fashion or a return to the old traditions? The benefits of the traditional school…Continue
The system of studying in Australia sometimes it has some differences in various states. Australian children start school at age of six. From 6 to 12 years, they study in the first stage of secondary education (Primary school), from 12 to 16 years - the second (Junior school), from 16 to 18 years - the third (Senior school, 11-12 classes). Secondary education is designed for 12 years.
Foreign pupils in Australian schools is not so much as in England - they account for about 5%…
Added by Julius Saunders on March 29, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments
New forms of educational integration
Many years of experimental work has shown that the most adequate conditions for carrying out purposeful work on the integration of children with developmental disabilities have a combined educational institutions - institutions which include both ordinary and special pre-school groups and school classes. Under these conditions, it becomes possible to effectively carry out the integration of children with developmental…
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Students fall in that category of people who have to appreciate everything that technology offers. But do they really have an option? Not at all. Considering the ways technology has transformed our education system, they are not given that much of an option.
Today, there are a pantload of…Continue
Added by Leona Hinton on March 2, 2016 at 8:38am — No Comments
The world is exploring every possible means to infuse education to the underserved. Different agencies are consistently working on catering education to the poverty ridden poor background mass of the society. The policy makers have realised the essence of educating the underserved to lower or eradicate the poverty. The need to provide skill development oriented education tops the priority so that the learner from the poor background can land themselves to the desired jobs. But traditional…Continue
Added by Mark William on November 18, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
One great man - John B. Sparks once created a great Histomap of the Whole Word History in one picture. This map spread the world with lightning speed, so I think it is a reason why John continued to do such a "boring" (for someone) job.
If you are studying biology at college, you may no more believe in evolution theory which was told to you in school. But anyway, your…Continue
Added by Julius Saunders on September 28, 2015 at 8:27am — No Comments
Online education has the ability of going beyond. It is a powerful method to empower the students in a new way enabling them towards a newer future with brighter aspects. The students are motivated and are stuck more to education because of its interesting features. With online education, our civilisation is witnessing the first ray of light of the dawn of the new age. Its capacity is well understood when we witness how it is helping the students with disabilities to dive deeper into the sea…Continue
Our continuous growth as people is what undoubtedly helps us adapt as the times change. If we want to see career promotions or more success in our future, it is vital that we maintain a standard of intellectual growth that will progress with us as we move into the future. Technology will continue to…Continue
Added by Kelly Smith on August 14, 2015 at 7:43am — No Comments
I started my challenging immersion into the thrilling world of knowledge when I was only 3-years old when I became a pupil at preparatory classes. When I finished my primary education, I asked my parents to let me continue my further studying at college. That was the first step to molding such abilities of mine as commitment, leadership and dedication - understanding that only hard work and everyday work everyday can bring positive results and achievements. The adaptation period in different…Continue
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The Internet has changed writing forever.…Continue
Added by Emily Johnson on June 17, 2015 at 10:44am — No Comments
The Internet has given us an access to thousands of online resources, including a great variety of educational ones. Owing to this both students and educators can get more helpful information and achieve greater results in a short period of time. The following article intends to feature 10…Continue
Added by Julie Petersen on May 25, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
Technology runs almost every area of our lives in various forms. We embrace technology not only at home, at work but even in schools. Incorporating new technologies into the classroom is the latest trend in this digital age. Thus, many educators have evolved their practice and now using new teaching…Continue
There's no doubt about it – e-learning is on the rise. There are more online learning options available than ever and traditional classroom formats are willing to incorporate new technologies into their curricula. Just like any other learning type, e-learning is susceptible to trends and fashions. What's in store for this innovative learning method in 2015? Here are the top six trends to observe this year.
1. Big Data
Among the many sectors benefiting from big data…Continue
Modern research backs up the fact that there is a gender gap in today’s schools. As a general rule, boys perform lower on standardized tests in all 50 states. In class, boys are likely to get more Ds and Fs, far less than their female counterparts. Today’s schools are attempting to close the gap between the two genders and many have developed strategies to ensure the two are on equal footing when it comes to performance. It is apparent that boys and girls learn differently and it is…Continue
Children grow and develop at their own pace, but research shows that group learning is often a more effective teaching tool than one-on-one interaction. Let’s have a look at some of the reasons why playtime is so important in preschool:
Whether we like it or not, conflict is a part of everyone’s lives. We cannot fight our children’s battles for them and while there are some times when we need to step in, teaching them how to handle conflict will better prepare them for many of life’s hurdles. If you begin teaching your toddler about conflict resolution at a young age, they will have a much better way of dealing with it when they are adults.
A tangible convenience…Continue