Education

Dec 19 2017

The Call to Teach: Multicultural Education #multicultural #education

#multicultural education # The Call to Teach: Multicultural Education America’s “melting pot” status is one that most citizens are proud to claim. The fact that people here often refer to themselves as one ethnicity or another, and rarely as simply an American, is proof that being from somewhere else – however far removed – is a source of familial pride. Even African Americans, who do not always have an Ellis Island story in the family tree, find collective strength in the stories of their ancestors and what it means for their lives today. This blending of cultures is both a …

Dec 19 2017

15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit #best #online #education #websites

#best online education websites # 15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit Position yourself for growth in 2017 join us live at the Entrepreneur 360 Conference in Long Beach, Calif. on Nov. 16. Secure Your Seat Being a successful entrepreneur means you have to wear a lot of hats, especially when your company is just starting out and you don t have enough employees to cover all the areas you need. Learning the new skills necessary to start a new business can be expensive, but fortunately the initiative for free, high-quality, educational resources online has only continued to …

Dec 19 2017

20 Educational Websites for Kids That are Also Free #best #online #education #websites

#best online education websites # 20 Educational Websites for Kids That are Also Free By Apryl Duncan. Stay-at-Home Moms Expert Apryl Duncan has spent the last nine years chasing little feet around the house, wearing mysterious stains on her clothes and taming tantrums. She served as the About.com Advertising Guide from 2000-2009 and has been writing for About.com for more than 15 years. Your children can learn something new today in a safe, free and fun environment. These 20 hand-picked educational websites for kids are also free, offering online teaching games, printables, videos and so much more. 1. PBS Kids …

Dec 19 2017

Qatar – s Education Ministry denies banning abayas in schools – Doha News #ministry #of

#ministry of education schools # Qatar s Education Ministry denies banning abayas in schools Ministry of Education Higher Education Photo for illustrative purposes only. Contrary to rumors on social media, female teachers are not banned from wearing the abaya in local girls’ schools, Qatar’s education ministry has said. Instead, schools can set their own rules for staff as long as they dress modestly, the Ministry of Education and Higher Education added. An online furor erupted this week after an independent primary school said in a letter that it had been ordered to ban the abaya on campus. The notice, dated …

Dec 19 2017

SDE: Multicultural Education #multicultural #education

#multicultural education # Multicultural Education: Definitions The many definitions of multicultural education share common principles. Dr. Geneva Gay, Professor of Education at the University of Washington, has written a very concise overview of multicultural education. http://www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/issues/educatrs/leadrshp/le0gay.htm Curriculum Guidelines for Multicultural Education prepared by the NCSS Task Force on Ethnic Studies Curriculum Guidelines, rev.1991, http://www.socialstudies.org/positions/multicultural/ Multicultural Education is at least three things: an idea or concept, an educational reform movement, and a process. It incorporates the idea that all students, regardless of their gender, social, ethnic, racial or cultural characteristics, should have an equal opportunity to learn in school. It is …

Dec 19 2017

Teaching Degrees – On-Campus & Online Courses #national #department #of #education #website

#national department of education website # Sanford College of Education Whether you re new to teaching, are a seasoned pro, or are moving up through the administrative ranks, you need a partner in education. The Sanford College of Education at National University is the ideal place for you. The need for qualified teachers, school psychologists, counselors, and administrators is high; to fill this need, the Sanford College of Education at National University offers over 50 on-campus and online certificates, credentials, and degree programs. The College has earned accreditation from the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). recognizing its …

Dec 19 2017

History of education #history #of #education

#history of education # History Welcome Welcome to the Department of History. We are a vibrant community of students, staff and faculty. We offer the B.A. and M.A. degrees in History, as well as the History minor. We are also the home of other degree-granting programs in Jewish Studies and Middle Eastern Studies. We house both the Social Science Credential program for students who want to become secondary teachers, and the Oral History program. We also publish the only national historical pedagogical journal affiliated with our primary professional organization, the American Historical Association . Our award-winning faculty members share their …

Dec 19 2017

UAE Ministry of Education #ministry #of #education #schools

#ministry of education schools # UAE Ministry of Education (MOE) UAE Ministry of Education (MOE) information and profile Total of 474 private schools in the UAE, with about 500,000 students as of September 2010. Ministry of Education established in 1971. UAE MOE school accreditation The UAE Ministry of Education started an accreditation process in October 2009 to bring public and private schools in the UAE up to international standards. The accreditation criteria have been developed by the UAE MOE in collaboration with the Centre for British Teachers Education Trust (CfBT). The process first started at 71 schools in the UAE …

Dec 19 2017

The Global Teacher Project #global #education

#global education # There are many definitions of global education, and the definitions themselves are a source of rich discussion and debate. This definition was written by the World Studies Trust at the beginning of the Global Teacher Project. Global Education is not a subject, but a dimension that runs through the curriculum, an extra filter to help children make sense of all the information and opinion the world is throwing at them. It combines methodology – active and experiential discussion based activities, a caring, co-operative and open outlook on the classroom experience, and core concerns- finding out about all …

Dec 19 2017

Independent Schools – Province of British Columbia #ministry #of #education #schools

#ministry of education schools # Independent Schools Independent schools are regulated by the Independent School Act (PDF). The Independent Schools Branch administers the Act as well as any regulations, Minister s orders and inspector s orders made under the Act. Responsibilities of the Independent Schools Branch include: Issuing or amending orders to provide operational administration of the Independent School Act Ensuring that all B.C. independent schools maintain necessary standards Inspecting and classifying all K-12 independent schools in B.C. Issuing operational, special education and homeschool registration grants to qualifying independent schools Administrating independent school distributed learning programs and homeschooling policies Initiating …