May 6, 2012
Other 2966 Views
Three successful educational institutions are concerned about their recent gradual decline and the impending termination of government funding. Why were they originally successful; why has their success declined; and what should they do to reverse the downward trend?
Dec 1, 2011
Other 2965 Views
The other day, I was sitting in a think tank meeting, and one of the icebreakers to get our brainstorming session warmed up was to; name three new technologies or innovations which might help improve or even revolutionize education in America. It wasn't a trick question, it was one to get you to think.
Aug 17, 2008
Study Skills 2964 Views
You're in the thick of the school year. It seems like there are so many things going on, like assignments, projects, and extracurricular activities. Now a test is coming up and you've got to do well on it. How should you study so you do better on that test?
Sep 14, 2008
Other 2964 Views
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.
by Alynna Pamela M. Asetre
Jul 29, 2011
Adults 2963 Views
As we are all aware, adults are different from children in many ways, including the way they learn. Necessarily, learning strategies for adults are very much different from learning strategies for children.
Jan 21, 2010
Study Skills 2962 Views
In this article I will provide you some skills which will surely improve your study skills. You will make a rock solid study plan. Try to be best in everything.
Mar 17, 2010
Career Development 2962 Views
I have a bias that I am going to share, based on thirty years of experience in training and consulting: Knowing is not doing, and doing is better. By knowing, I mean initials based on academic degrees and professional certifications. By doing, I mean credentials based on expertise.
May 19, 2013
Career Development 2961 Views
Guidelines For The New Teacher
In primary and lower secondary year levels, it is not a big issue unless the child is often absent from exams and other assessment items. What should happen, in most cases, is the absent child's name is put on an exam paper on the day of the test. Then, on return to school, the test is given to the child to do in a quiet place at an appropriate time under exam conditions.
Dec 6, 2014
Pronunciation/Phonics 2961 Views
1. What is the American accent, actually?
In fact, there is not one kind of American accent.
The US is huge, and people from different regions speak with different accents.
A guy from Texas can sound quite different from one in New York. There isn't even one type of New Yorker accent.
Similarly, there are different types of Californian accents.
Want some proof for the diversity of the accents? One movie can show you right away.
If you have watched Cars, by Pixar, you'll notice that Lightning McQueen (The red car) speaks English very differently from Mater (the truck). This is because Mater has a strong Southern American accent.
2. What type of accent should you learn?
Most people focus on the "General American" or the so-called Standard one because it doesn't seem to have the regional tastes from various parts of the US.
It is the accent you often hear while watching Hollywood movies or listening to CNN or VOA news.
Furthermore, the General American is also perceived more positively ...
Sep 26, 2008
Pronunciation/Phonics 2960 Views
You got it! You can do just about any type of learning for a child or an individual learning a second language through the use of various computer games. You are sure to find something that will fit with their needs. You are also able to find a game that will keep them interested.