Latest Educational philosophy Stories

2008-09-07 03:00:21

By Edmonds, Christopher T Edmonds, Thomas P ABSTRACT: To investigate whether student response system (SRS) technology increases student exam performance, we conduct a quasi- experiment using six introductory managerial accounting courses.

2008-09-02 18:00:24

ETA/Cuisenaire announces a special deal on VersaTiles(R), its exclusive self-correcting, independent student practice system designed to build essential skills and improve test scores in math, science and reading.

2008-09-02 09:00:32

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a column about supporting schools by supporting levies. But that is not the only way adults need to support education. Whether you are a parent, stepparent, significant other of a parent, grandparent or other relative -- by supporting your schools, you support children.

2008-09-02 03:00:28

By Dallimore, Elise J Hertenstein, Julie H; Platt, Marjorie B Abstract. This research project examines students' reactions to in-class discussion as an instructional technique by investigating the effect of participation practices on communication-based skill development.

2008-08-22 03:00:15

By Thiry, Heather Laursen, Sandra L; Hunter, Anne-Barrie ABSTRACT Involvement of scientists in education is essential to strengthen quality and access to US science education at the K-12 and higher levels.

2008-08-17 18:00:42

Alex Aiken, a director of comms at Westminster City Council Congratulations are due to the students basking in their A-level achievements today, but those communicating the education agenda need to do some serious remedial work.

2008-08-05 15:00:22

TEACHERS will be given the chance to brush up on the latest techniques for improving children's literacy at a conference in the Capital later this week.

2008-07-04 03:00:21

By Lardner, Emily Malnarich, Gillies Why the Pedagogy of Intentional Integration Matters Everyone is entitled to an education of quality.

2008-07-02 06:00:00

By Heitzmann, Ray The author argues that case study instruction should be a central component to teacher preparation programs. It is a pedagogy that offers many opportunities and strategies for perspective teachers to gain insight into events that occur within the school and classroom.

2008-07-02 06:00:52

By Conderman, Greg Bresnahan, Val With a focus on concepts and principles, teachers can lead students in diverse classrooms in the efficient and broad acquisition of knowledge.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.