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Cyberbullying is a public health concern in the modern internet age. The Centers for Disease Control did a study of youth risk behaviors in 2015 that found that 15.5% of students in the United...

Latest answer posted June 13, 2019 8:41 pm UTC

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Cultural diversity is significant in education for two main reasons. First, cultural diversity is important because many schools and teachers have to deal with issues of cultural diversity. Our...

Latest answer posted December 1, 2012 3:04 am UTC

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The idea behind standardized tests in education is to see if the student population has achieved a particular standard that must be met by all. In NY State, education is moving toward Core...

Latest answer posted November 23, 2012 1:07 pm UTC

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I can only speak to this in terms of the e-learning systems I have been required to use in college classrooms. The e-learning company with which the college I worked for had a contract provided an...

Latest answer posted July 2, 2020 12:41 am UTC

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I would predict that special education students will, in general, be harmed by the current emphasis on higher standards and teacher accountability. The main problem is that the laws, like the No...

Latest answer posted June 17, 2013 3:23 pm UTC

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Teaching students with creativity and powerful ideas does the only thing that really motivates students to learn: it piques their curiosity, and makes them want to learn whatever you're teaching....

Latest answer posted September 11, 2015 9:17 am UTC

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Education has several values. Generations of people have viewed education as a way to gain more knowledge and become a better-rounded person. By studying various subjects, people not only have...

Latest answer posted October 13, 2015 1:36 pm UTC

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Although the main responsibilities of a High School Principal vary from each school, one common goal always exists: the principals care most about the performance of the school and to see students...

Latest answer posted September 23, 2013 10:02 pm UTC

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Most models regarding andragogical process embody principles and ideas that are not evident in the hypothetical setting. For example, the idea of establishing a climate of mutual respect is an...

Latest answer posted August 30, 2013 11:23 pm UTC

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Without knowing the specific cognitive, physical, and language needs of the student, it is difficult to know which interventions might apply. Also be aware that the services considered "standard"...

Latest answer posted July 22, 2019 2:42 pm UTC

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When it comes to education, "heredity" and "environment" are terms that are most often associated with personality and learning. More commonly, this is called the "nature versus nurture" debate....

Latest answer posted September 22, 2013 4:43 pm UTC

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Lindeman's artistic stream concerns intuition and relates to how adults learn. Think of methodology to understand the role of intuition in learning. Thorndike's scientific stream uses rigorous...

Latest answer posted May 1, 2013 10:28 pm UTC

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Effective multicultural education tends to improve the level of achievement for students around the country. It does this because it tends to make students feel as if they are important and...

Latest answer posted August 11, 2013 11:50 pm UTC

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There will not be one definitive answer to this question. At any point in which implications are addressed, the landscape becomes challenging and intricate. On one hand, I think that the...

Latest answer posted November 10, 2012 2:19 pm UTC

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Emergency teaching certificates are significant for a variety of reasons. Different states issue them for different reasons. Some of the ways in which they are significant include: They show that...

Latest answer posted November 19, 2012 11:53 pm UTC

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There are many high school reforms being proposed, so it is hard to know which one or ones you are asking about. I will focus on the impact of high stakes testing for high school students. This...

Latest answer posted November 10, 2012 3:11 pm UTC

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Master teachers are teachers who are both highly trained and skilled and are willing to share their knowledge about teaching with other teachers. They are significant in the field of education...

Latest answer posted November 20, 2012 12:01 am UTC

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As with most educational programs, whether they are classroom-oriented, cooperative online, or individual software-oriented, how well one serves the needs of students depends greatly upon the...

Latest answer posted July 6, 2015 6:20 pm UTC

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In the United States today, most people billed as reformers want to enact changes that would allow for more flexibility in the schools and more teacher accountability. Put differently, they would...

Latest answer posted October 3, 2012 1:45 pm 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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Ken Robinson's views on education are in many ways based on a sociological understanding. In particular, he argues that institutional failures in education not only do not incentivize divergent...

Latest answer posted November 24, 2012 3:55 pm UTC

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Voluntary schools in the United Kingdom are schools run, or at least partially run, by private organizations. These schools still receive some aid from the government. They are often (but not...

Latest answer posted April 7, 2013 5:36 pm UTC

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The original question had to be edited. I would suggest that there is a very strong link between advanced learning and professional competency. Certainly, in many domains, this involves pursuing...

Latest answer posted June 8, 2013 7:25 am UTC

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Congress passed the "Education for All Handicapped Children Act" in 1975 in response to the need for children with physical or mental disabilities to have proper access to educational...

Latest answer posted June 18, 2013 4:07 pm UTC

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I will recommend you learn one or both of the two things I wish I had learned for success in high school, and each takes about 10 minutes to learn. The first is that in mathematics the order of...

Latest answer posted February 24, 2016 7:15 am UTC

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If you are talking about doing empirical pedagogical research, your first step should be thinking about what sort of research project you can do in a feasible manner. For example, if you are a...

Latest answer posted January 15, 2017 7:23 am UTC

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Mentoring is being embraced as one of the most significant elements of success in the field of education. In a setting in which younger teachers experience struggle on daily, and sometimes hourly,...

Latest answer posted November 24, 2012 5:03 pm UTC

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Assessments are both very important and very controversial in the field of education. Assessments are vital to the field of education. Without assessments, teachers cannot find out what their...

Latest answer posted November 24, 2012 4:44 pm UTC

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The American classroom has a global feel to it due to the presence of globalization. This is something to which President Obama has alluded, insisting that American students are competing with...

Latest answer posted August 5, 2013 4:17 am UTC

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If teachers do not interact with their students at all, the students will suffer both academically and socially. When it comes to suffering in social terms, younger students will suffer much more...

Latest answer posted July 23, 2013 1:56 am UTC

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As a teacher, one of the major areas of debates relates to whether we should differentiate or scaffold our students with additional needs. Differentiation means that we would provide different...

Latest answer posted May 11, 2020 3:22 pm UTC

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In the field of education, inclusion (or inclusive education) is a model of instruction consisting on providing educational services to students with special needs without having to leave the...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2012 1:51 pm UTC

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The significance of informal assessment in the field of education is that it can and should be used by teachers on a regular basis within each class to ensure that their students are comprehending...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2012 3:08 am UTC

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I think that one of the most significant elements behind the inquiry educational model is that it places a large amount of responsibility on students being active learners and thinking. It is not...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2012 2:22 pm UTC

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I think that there is much evidence out there to suggest that academic excellence is vitally important professional success and earning power. The statistic that the Georgetown University study...

Latest answer posted April 17, 2013 10:38 am UTC

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The major significance of standards in the field of education is that they are very important to ensure that all students are actually learning what they are supposed to learn. Standards are also...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2012 3:02 am UTC

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The plan you submit will have to be your own, but I can provide some strategies to guide your thinking and link some credible sources. The issue I have chosen as an example is development of...

Latest answer posted June 16, 2020 10:26 pm UTC

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There are various models of pedagogy, each theorizing a unique philosophy of teaching, learning, and the role and purpose of education. One model that has been particularly important in the U.S....

Latest answer posted May 17, 2013 9:23 am UTC

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As is often the case, it is much easier to identify problems than to figure out how to solve them. There are three main types of factors that cause children to drop out of school in developing...

Latest answer posted September 19, 2013 6:08 pm UTC

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The ways that we can “improve” communication between the home and the school depend heavily on what we are already doing. Unless we know what is already being done, we cannot know how to “improve”...

Latest answer posted September 17, 2013 2:01 am UTC

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Metacognition strategies that delve into "how we know about what we know" can be employed through the use of learning styles and multiple intelligences. One distinct way in which instructors can...

Latest answer posted August 7, 2013 1:54 am UTC

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The primary purpose of school is to educate those who attend. Especially where children are concerned, there are secondary purposes of offering care for students during the day and ensuring some...

Latest answer posted May 25, 2016 2:12 pm UTC

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I am not quite sure about the precise nature of your assignment, but when I was preparing to become a teacher, one of the assignments was to observe a classroom for several days and to record and...

Latest answer posted March 22, 2016 2:26 pm UTC

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This is, of course, a matter of opinion. In my view, it is not the place of the education system to teach character. That is a job for families, churches, and other private institutions. There...

Latest answer posted September 9, 2013 12:32 am UTC

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This depends on what you mean by “most beneficial.” It also depends on what you want from your education. If you are looking to study something that will make you a lot of money, either of these...

Latest answer posted October 3, 2013 12:27 pm UTC

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Modern technology is an advantage because it allows parents to stay in contact with teachers more easily. Parents can now go online and see the child's grades, email the teacher, or even see...

Latest answer posted February 24, 2013 8:56 pm UTC

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The Head Start Program was started in 1965 and is administered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Established as a means of facilitating the academic development of...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2013 2:51 am UTC

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According to the article "Teaching Children Using a Total Physical Response (TPR) Method: Rethinking" by Handoyo Puji Widodo, TPR is an enjoyable and repetitive method of introducing lower-level...

Latest answer posted July 2, 2020 7:50 pm UTC

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A Distance Learning Class would certainly offer challenges to teaching proper weight lifting techniques without the minute-by-minute physical contact with students. With affective filter, the...

Latest answer posted July 26, 2015 3:54 pm UTC

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If we approach teaching as communication, we immediately realize that the “speech act” of teaching is not simply information-passing (“Homer wrote The Iliad ) but is in fact a dissection and...

Latest answer posted September 5, 2013 5:53 pm UTC

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