Apr 28, 2010
Reading 3353 Views
Reading is the key to a successful, happy life. But our schools are filled with reluctant readers-mostly boys and English language learners and reading statistics show that the problem keeps getting worse. It doesn't take rocket science to fix this problem. Here are some tips.
Oct 1, 2009
Other 3352 Views
When parents get involved in the academic (and other) aspects of their child's school life, a certain kind of magic happens. A new partnership is formed between the parents, teachers and the child, and the entire schooling process takes on a richer, revitalized meaning.
Aug 17, 2008
Career Development 3347 Views
Learning To Be Your Own Boss
Making your own hours, having complete creative control, deciding on the direction of the company - these are just some of the benefits to being your own boss. There are many advantages to shunning the corporate world and building a company that reflects your own personal tastes. However, starting your own business is not without its challenges, for if it were, we would all be self-employed. Without a fundamental knowledge of how business works, your chances of success are greatly decreased.
Dec 8, 2009
Career Development 3347 Views
In last few years, teaching schools as seen steep rise in enrolment. As a result many schools have opened with their new and advanced standard of teaching. No doubt teaching profession is drawing the interest of high school pass outs due to its number of benefits like health benefits, realistic working hours and many more.
Jul 26, 2009
Grammar 3344 Views
The transformation of a sentence means changing its form without altering its sense.
Apr 7, 2011
Tutoring/Home School 3340 Views
This article aims at highlighting the numerous benefits rendered by the distance learning MBA. It clearly evinces the reasons behind the leapfrogging popularity of the distance learning courses. Reading this article will enable one to comprehend the same better.
Mar 29, 2013
Other 3340 Views
There is no better way for students to prepare for a successful future then by participating in college prep courses. These courses facilitate the transition to higher learning, and are designed to give students the tools they need to succeed in life. Perhaps one of the most renowned of these is the International Baccalaureate (IB program).
Aug 11, 2008
Tutoring/Home School 3339 Views
Students who are placed at risk due to poverty, race, ethnicity, language, or other factors are rarely well served by their schools (Hilliard, 1989; Letgers, McDill, & McPartland, 1993). They often attend schools where they are tracked into substandard courses and programs holding low expectations for learning (Oakes, 1985; Wheelock, 1992). If parents are to achieve the desired goal of success for all students, they must hold high expectations for all, especially this growing segment of learners. They must view these students as having strengths, not "deficits," and adopt programs and practices that help all students to achieve their true potential. At-risk students can be defined as students who are not meeting academic expectations.
Aug 22, 2011
Teaching 3338 Views
As an educator or a member of the education field, continuous learning is important in order to avoid career stagnation. You need to have a solid career development goal in order to ensure that your career will go beyond the typical static experience in this particular work environment. That is why you always have to take advantage of opportunities that will allow you to proceed forward and maximize both your learning and career options. Taking additional courses, trainings, and professional development sessions are often the most practical options to prevent becoming stagnant in the field of education because these are the key steps toward achieving horizontal and or vertical movement in your career.
Sep 21, 2008
Learning Methodology 3334 Views
A funny topic? No! It is very serious. As an English teacher, do you make your students learn what they need to know? There are courses all over the world that promise a Himalayan change in every learner. I don’t think the learners have got what they want in most occasions.