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It is useful for teachers to first have knowledge of human growth and development so that they can develop appropriate educational choices for their students. Although individuals do differ in...

Latest answer posted December 2, 2020, 12:00 pm (UTC)

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Studying child development is a crucial part of becoming a teacher. This might not seem obvious as first, as most people associate teaching with merely passing on subject content to students....

Latest answer posted April 27, 2021, 7:40 am (UTC)

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Maslow's hierarchy of needs has great implications for the practice of effective teaching and learning. The hierarchy suggests that people cannot reach the level of self-actualization if they do...

Latest answer posted October 16, 2017, 12:02 am (UTC)

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Objectives stand alongside content at the center of any curriculum, as they allow teachers and students to have a clear view right from the start of the knowledge and skills to be mastered (the...

Latest answer posted April 2, 2021, 6:04 pm (UTC)

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There are myriad teaching approaches, so it is difficult—if not impossible—to determine the ideal approach to pedagogy. One way to examine this question is to consider a couple of ways that...

Latest answer posted April 20, 2019, 5:52 pm (UTC)

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Arguably, the variables that affect educational planning include, but are not limited to: Funding and budgeting This includes all the money allotted toward salary, infrastructure, purchases,...

Latest answer posted August 19, 2015, 12:08 am (UTC)

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Curriculum design process might sound a bit perplexing, but it’s really just another way of talking about how teachers and educators put together (design) their various courses and classes...

Latest answer posted September 7, 2020, 2:15 pm (UTC)

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There are many different reasons why preparation is an essential part of learning. Most universities follow a version of the Carnegie definition of the credit hour which assumes that you will spend...

Latest answer posted April 14, 2017, 6:05 am (UTC)

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At first glance, this looks like a fairly specific question. Unfortunately, there are a lot of variables when it comes to "educational policies." There are national educational policies, state...

Latest answer posted August 4, 2018, 4:44 am (UTC)

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Electronic devices are becoming increasingly common in educational environments. The term most commonly used for such devices is "educational technology". This is not actually a new idea, as the...

Latest answer posted June 6, 2015, 12:26 am (UTC)

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There are many ways to think through the connection between teaching and learning. One obvious way in which teaching and learning is connected is through the teacher doing the teaching and the...

Latest answer posted July 14, 2020, 12:28 pm (UTC)

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Theodore Brameld was one of the leading proponents of social reconstructionism as an educational theory. The central idea of the reconstructionists was that it is the role of education not simply...

Latest answer posted September 24, 2020, 9:51 am (UTC)

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In order to have a successful democracy, universal education is a necessity. So, teachers play a profound role in a democracy. They must educate students to be knowledgeable, questioning, and...

Latest answer posted December 22, 2015, 6:22 pm (UTC)

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Bloom's taxonomy can be an important tool in differentiating between students who have widely varying comprehension and skill levels. Teachers can do an initial assessment to see where students...

Latest answer posted June 19, 2019, 10:22 am (UTC)

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In my first year of teaching in an elementary school, I had an old veteran teacher assigned as a mentor. Part of her job was to observe the interaction between myself and the students. The school...

Latest answer posted August 14, 2020, 11:19 am (UTC)

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The "Null", or "excluded" curriculum is a concept that was formulated by Eisner (1979) and consists on the amount of teaching material which is not covered, taught, nor included in the typical...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2012, 2:40 pm (UTC)

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Vouchers are federal subsidies distributed at the state level for the purposes of paying full or partial tuition for K-12 private school education. Vouchers are usually dispensed to students...

Latest answer posted July 4, 2013, 3:21 pm (UTC)

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Social constructionism is the belief that meaning is constructed by both the individual and society. When new information is received, both the individual and society interpret that information...

Latest answer posted July 16, 2015, 8:25 am (UTC)

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Although education and examination systems vary across the world, testing is very common in all countries and regions. There are international examination systems and also examination systems...

Latest answer posted June 24, 2019, 11:59 pm (UTC)

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This is a very complex question. For starters, the expectations depend on the situation or desired outcome. For example, educators have academic, behavioral, socio- emotional and sometimes,...

Latest answer posted August 27, 2015, 12:13 am (UTC)

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I thought it might be good to offer an example of a different model of preparation for teaching. I did not teach until I was in my fifties, as my second profession, but the way I proceeded was one...

Latest answer posted July 31, 2015, 9:50 pm (UTC)

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I can’t write this essay for you, but I am happy to provide you with some guidance to help get you started! The first thing you should do is reflect on what your position is. Do some research on...

Latest answer posted May 7, 2021, 1:17 pm (UTC)

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In the classroom setting, behavior management is also sometimes called "classroom management." Regardless of what you call it, the end goal is the same: an educator seeks to manage student behavior...

Latest answer posted March 12, 2019, 5:29 pm (UTC)

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I do believe that there are some active steps that students can take to improve their schools academically and culturally. They all involve a commitment to making your school a better place than...

Latest answer posted August 8, 2015, 4:29 am (UTC)

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The two dominant reasons that teachers be protected by rights are the same reasons applicable to other employees and other citizens or residents: (1) employment conditions and security and (2)...

Latest answer posted March 3, 2014, 11:39 pm (UTC)

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The Andragogical model of instruction is based on the idea that the learning style and setting of adults is fundamentally different than that of children. Andragogy stresses the idea of experience...

Latest answer posted August 11, 2013, 1:53 am (UTC)

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There are two major pros to using technology to assess student learning. First, assessing student learning via computer is faster and more efficient than doing it in other ways. Computers can...

Latest answer posted March 5, 2013, 12:19 am (UTC)

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Creating a family-centered approach to education, often implemented in early childhood education, requires a high level of communication, agreement, and honesty between teacher and parent. The...

Latest answer posted July 9, 2021, 8:51 pm (UTC)

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It is important to uphold academic integrity in your coursework because if you cheat, you will not learn. Besides getting grades and earning diplomas and degrees, the purpose of school is to...

Latest answer posted February 21, 2013, 6:31 pm (UTC)

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Higher education in North America began not long after European colonists arrived. In 1636, Harvard College (now called Harvard University) was founded in Cambridge, Massachusetts as a center to...

Latest answer posted May 13, 2019, 6:37 pm (UTC)

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To properly manage a play day in a physical education class, you will need to set some rules, have some organized activities available for the students, and be ready to provide enough supervision...

Latest answer posted December 13, 2021, 12:22 am (UTC)

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Your answer to this will, of course, depend in part on your own opinion, but I am happy to provide you with some ideas! The phrase “special education” brings many thoughts to mind. Typically, it...

Latest answer posted October 29, 2020, 4:59 pm (UTC)

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These are three rather different things, even though all of them are related to education. A curriculum is the set of materials and practices by which students are to achieve a given set of...

Latest answer posted September 6, 2013, 4:08 pm (UTC)

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When selecting the core reading list for English or literature classes, there are certain criteria that are used, including the book's theme, its length, its content, its use of language, and...

Latest answer posted July 25, 2013, 5:26 pm (UTC)

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Workshop model for teaching is one that has been popular for the past few years. The essence is that by using careful grouping strategies, students can benefit from one another. If you have general...

Latest answer posted August 28, 2013, 1:07 pm (UTC)

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There have been many actions taken and efforts made to stop bullying. Because there are more opportunities for bullying and there are stronger restrictions against certain retaliatory behaviors,...

Latest answer posted August 30, 2017, 1:02 am (UTC)

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You might consider some of the following qualities as you reflect upon what makes a good teacher: Empathy: The best teachers understand that students have different needs and that each child...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2022, 10:58 am (UTC)

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The importance of education depends on the person being educated. It's not really possible to make overarching statements about what is good for everyone because people's lives and interests vary....

Latest answer posted May 6, 2015, 6:47 am (UTC)

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There are philosophy questionnaires you can take, but I think it's always best to write from the heart. Think about why you became a teacher and how you'd react to certain situations. Consider...

Latest answer posted August 25, 2011, 9:57 am (UTC)

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Andragogy is the theory and practice of education for adults. In contrast pedagogy is the theory and practice of education for children. The concept was introduced by German Alexander Kapp but...

Latest answer posted May 1, 2015, 6:38 am (UTC)

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Current policies in education are aligned towards ensuring that students achieve certain benchmarks on standardized tests. Lesson plans are usually aligned according to state standards and there...

Latest answer posted November 3, 2019, 5:28 pm (UTC)

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In the American system of government, state, federal, and local levels of government all typically play some role in K-12 education. Education is an area that is in the jurisdiction of the states...

Latest answer posted November 20, 2012, 2:48 pm (UTC)

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Social media has raised several questions in the field of education that did not exist a decade ago. Many teachers and students alike use social media. It is a matter of how social media is used in...

Latest answer posted December 29, 2014, 11:11 pm (UTC)

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I think that understanding Lindeman's five assumptions beneficial to the learning of adult education and its theories in two distinct ways. The first is that Lindeman's assumptions help to...

Latest answer posted August 3, 2013, 1:02 pm (UTC)

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The statement, "In today's society, academic excellence is the ticket to success," could logically to applied to any era, depending upon one's definition of "success." If applied in strictly...

Latest answer posted October 3, 2013, 2:42 pm (UTC)

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I'm guessing that by "nurture" you mean how can we retain talented teachers and help them develop professionally. This is a complicated question in the US, especially as regards public education....

Latest answer posted May 3, 2022, 11:43 am (UTC)

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Several approaches to teaching have been identified and briefly explained below. Inquiry-Based Learning During inquiry-based learning, a question or problem or prompt is posed. Students use...

Latest answer posted March 23, 2016, 1:45 pm (UTC)

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Content knowledge is important in the field of education for two main reasons. First, content knowledge is important because it is one of the main things that teachers are trying to impart to their...

Latest answer posted December 1, 2012, 3:15 am (UTC)

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Thinkers like Knowles argue that the goals of andragogy can only be fully met if the learning process is experiential and inquiry- based. The physical environment is important in this configuration...

Latest answer posted September 1, 2013, 6:57 pm (UTC)

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There are three main possible ways to do this. First, the country can try to ensure that there are plenty of good (and well-paid) jobs for people who major in these areas. It stands to reason that...

Latest answer posted November 7, 2012, 3:19 pm (UTC)

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