Education

Dec 7 2017

The Top 20 Education Next Articles of 2013 – Education Next: Education Next #education #articles

#education articles # The Top 20 Education Next Articles of 2013 Which Education Next articles were most popular in 2013? Our top article of 2013 was a randomized experiment designed to measure the effect of taking students on a field trip to an art museum. The study concluded, as the authors wrote in an op-ed in the New York Times, that “art makes you smart .” What other topics were popular? Five of the top 20 articles for 2013 looked at some aspect of technology in education: an article on flipped classrooms. a study of the effectiveness of online learning …

Dec 7 2017

Iowa Department of Education #the #department #of #education

#the department of education # Shelly Vroegh, whose desire to help all students reach their potential stems from her own childhood, is the 2017 Iowa Teacher of the Year, Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announced today at Lakewood Elementary School in Norwalk The road to earning her high school diploma was anything but easy. Mary Campbell had many obstacles thrown in her path, from working the cotton fields as a young daughter of sharecroppers, to becoming a wife and mother by the time she was 14. When Iowa adopted the Iowa Core Standards, I was teaching high …

Dec 7 2017

Learn site #learn #site

#learn site # learn Usage Discussion of learn Learn in the sense of “teach” dates from the 13th century and was standard until at least the early 19th made them drunk with true Hollands—and then learned them the art of making bargains — Washington Irving . But by Mark Twain’s time it was receding to a speech form associated chiefly with the less educated never done nothing for three months but set in his back yard and learn that frog to jump — Mark Twain . The present-day status of learn has not risen. This use persists in speech, but …

Dec 7 2017

FLTEACH – Foreign Language Teaching Forum #teach #gov

#teach gov # The Foreign Language Teaching Forum is an integrated service for FL teachers, dedicated to encouraging communication, sharing, and collaboration at all levels. Our broad discussion topic is foreign language teaching methods for any level of instruction in all languages. Specific areas of discussion include school/college articulation, training of student teachers, classroom activities, curriculum, and syllabus design. Students in teacher training programs, teachers both new and experienced, administrators, and other professionals interested in any aspect of foreign language teaching are invited to participate in our discussions. The basic premise of the list is that as professional Foreign Language …

Dec 7 2017

Education Week #education #articles

#education articles # 10 Critical Issues Facing Education By Peter DeWitt янв. 23, 2014 During my leadership training at the College of Saint Rose I took a class with Jim Butterworth (my mentor) called Critical Issues. Jim was a voracious reader, an assistant commissioner for the New York State Education Department, former superintendent, and an amazing professor. All of those combined with a 2 ½ hour class led to some of the best educational discussions I’ve ever had. Every week we were required to read chapters from various books (i.e. Fullan, Senge, Hargreaves, Reeves and Greenleaf), and numerous stories from …

Dec 7 2017

Austin Peay State University: Distance Education #distance #education #university

#distance education university # Distance Education Our Mission Distance Education enables the University to reach beyond the traditional campus classroom. We are continually striving to improve the quality of our online courses while increasing the options available to you. Our mission is to assist with the offering of high quality online programs through various services including the administration of Desire2Learn (D2L) and the D2L help desk, online resources, online proctoring service, and online student support as well as instructional technology, multimedia and course development assistance for faculty About Online Learning at APSU Family obligations, work commitments, gas prices – there …

Dec 7 2017

Online Degrees #distance #education #university

#distance education university # Lamar University Online Degrees Distance Learning Education Options LU s online programs are especially popular for working adults and active duty military personnel. As part of the State of Texas Grad TX program, LU offers multiple flexible degree completion programs, including an accelerated online bachelor s degree, designed to help students return to college and earn a bachelor’s degree. Younger students interested in earning college and high school credit at the same time also benefit from LU’s online programs. You can choose from a variety of courses offered through online/distance education, including the complete core curriculum …

Dec 7 2017

Licensing and Certification Requirements #teach #gov

#teach gov # Before you can teach you’ll need to meet some certification and licensing requirements. These vary by state, but generally include: Obtaining a bachelor’s degree Completing a teacher preparation program, which includes either an undergraduate, master’s, or alternative program. Here are resources to help identify the right program for you: Getting state or national certification to teach by completing all requirements State certification requirements STUDENT/MENTORED TEACHING Many states require student teaching experience and/or first year mentoring of new teachers. BACKGROUND CHECK States conduct criminal background checks and may also confirm citizenship status. TESTING States require that you complete …

Dec 7 2017

Teach gov #teach #gov

#teach gov # We Prepare Teachers. They Change The World. UTeach at the University of Texas at Austin includes the original UTeach STEM teacher preparation program, a national expansion effort for that program, and a number of local STEM education initiatives, all supporting the improvement of STEM education and the public education system overall. UTeach Initiatives Nationwide 44 universities in 21 states and the District of Columbia are implementing UTeach programs that prepare STEM teachers for secondary classrooms, and UTeach also offers training for teachers who are already in the classroom. The UTeach Institute supports replication of UTeach at universities …

Dec 7 2017

Distance Learning & Outreach, University of Cincinnati #distance #education #university

#distance education university # Distance Learning & Outreach Welcome to online learning at the University of Cincinnati, where our world-class faculty employs current technologies to provide innovative curriculum and excellent instruction! Whether you are a current or prospective student facing time demands or restrictions on your travel, online learning at UC means access to an abundance of high-quality educational opportunities – degrees, certificates, and courses online and through other media. We are committed to meeting your needs for alternative delivery options that are affordable and convenient as you pursue the knowledge and credentials you need to achieve your goals. Therefore, …