by Cassandra George Sturges
Studies show that statistically there are more African American students in special education than there are in regular classrooms. The typical child in a special education is a black male child. African Americans make up 13 percent of the U.S. population and almost 50% of prisoners in the U.S. penile system. There is a direct relationship between a person’s life opportunities and level and quality of education.
Successfull time management is important in all areas of life. If you can become the master of your time then you will reap the reward in both your business and personal life. We are all guilty of wasting time and putting things of till tomorrow, but the more you can effectively manage your time then the happier you will become. Take a look at the tips below and try and implement them in your life.
You do not have to be an expert web designer to create a class website. There are many free and low cost sites on the web that allow you to create a website for your class. If you want more control over your design, software such as Frontpage, Dreamweaver and IWeb are easy to learn programs that will help you to create a more dynamic website.
I think kids should have the power to hire and fire their teachers. Students are the ultimate customers. That being said, I don't think a student should be able to get pissed off at a teacher and say, "You're fired!" There has to be a trustworthy process like the election system used by the Sudbury Valley School of Framingham, Massachusetts. Each year, students vote on how well a staff member is serving the community and on if they would like to see that staff member return.
So, one of your stop bullying techniques has only made a dent in making the hardcore bully stop. Well, try another.
In 2005 a great uproar among men and women in academia ensued after the Harvard President Lawrence H. Summers suggested that "intrinsic aptitude" could explain why fewer women have excelled in science and math. This article would refute that assertion.
I am a teacher at a Christian school for children with special needs. My son Nicholas, who has Asperger's Syndrome (AS), is a student at this school. What I offer here are my own views and observations of Asperger Syndrome as I have dealt with it in my own son and in several of my students.
Kate Moss, the British supermodel who publicly fell from grace when her drug habit made the headlines is getting her life back on track by learning Spanish. The star has recently enrolled her daughter, Lila and herself into Spanish classes, explaining that she wants her toddler to grow to be fluent in a second language, a chance that Kate - who started modelling when she was 14 - never had.
While attending language school in Mexico a number of years ago, I was suddenly hit with the idea that I could live without much of what I had been obsessively acquiring and consuming in the states. I ate better, I felt better and I slowed down to pay attention to the world and the people in it.
The importance of advertising can hardly be overemphasised in the competitive environment we live in today. No matter what the field may be, whether it is education, health care or the latest fashions, a large part of business success seems to hinge on advertising wizardry.