Education

Nov 8 2016

Graduate Education #graduate #education

#graduate education # Graduate Education Opportunities and Resources for Research Our faculty are leading researchers in their fields and the work they do in hundreds of centers, faculty practices, clinics, institutes, and laboratories at Rutgers leads to new knowledge with significant impact. Graduate students at Rutgers join faculty in their pursuits as they also discover their own research callings. Find information and resources for graduate students engaged in research . Explore Our Schools, Departments, and Programs Many of our close-knit learning environments are highly interdisciplinary in nature. Across departments, programs, and schools, flexibility and collaboration are hallmarks of graduate education …

Nov 8 2016

Secretary of education #secretary #of #education

#secretary of education # Secretary Dr Michele Bruniges AM Secretary for Education and Training Dr Michele Bruniges is the Secretary of the Australian Department of Education and Training. The department administers the Australian Government’s interests in quality early learning, schooling, higher education, international education and research, skills and training. Dr Bruniges has held this position since April 2016. Prior to this, she led the NSW Department of Education, one of Australia’s largest state government departments with a workforce of over 84,000 staff and direct responsibility for over 2,200 schools. Previously, Dr Bruniges held senior roles in the Australian Government’s Department …

Nov 8 2016

Education secretary visits Coolidge, a D #secretary #of #education

#secretary of education # Education secretary visits Coolidge, a D.C. high school struggling with tragedy Kaelia Minor was supposed to attend her Principles of U.S. Government class Friday. The Coolidge High School senior should have been there alongside a dozen classmates as John B. King Jr. the U.S. education secretary, delivered a guest lecture, talking about graduation rates and what schools can do better to keep students on track. Her classmates — all black and Hispanic students — offered their theories on why minority students graduate at far lower rates than their white peers and discussed stresses outside of school …

Nov 8 2016

Education Secretary John King Calls for More Civic Education #secretary #of #education

#secretary of education # Education Secretary John King Calls for More Civic Education Education Secretary John King said schools and colleges have to teach students their role in democracy. (Susan Walsh/AP) The key to ending police brutality and quell racial tensions in the country is through civic education, Secretary of Education John King said Wednesday. Speaking at the National Press Club, King said promoting “democracy was one of the original goals of public education,” and schools and colleges must educate students about their role in democracy and help America’s youth become problem-solvers. He said students need to be able to …

Nov 8 2016

Secretary of Education Jim Peyser #secretary #of #education

#secretary of education # Secretary of Education Jim Peyser Jim Peyser Secretary of Education As Secretary of Education, Jim Peyser directs the Executive Office of Education which is responsible for early education, K-12, and higher education in Massachusetts. Secretary Peyser sits on each of the boards governing the Commonwealth’s education agencies – Department of Early Education and Care, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and Department of Higher Education as well as the University of Massachusetts system. He is Governor Baker’s top advisor on education and helps shape the Commonwealth’s education reform agenda. Prior to his appointment as Secretary, he …

Nov 8 2016

Top 20 Websites No Teacher Should Start the 2010-2011 Year Without #top #teacher #websites

#top teacher websites # I have to tell you that it was a tough call to make these decisions, especially when we’re talking every teacher no matter what grade level or subject, but I hope that you find a couple of gems to put away in your virtual treasure box. You may have others you’d like to add to the list. Please post them in the comments for all of us to explore. A great photo editing tool is a must for teachers and I recommend Aviary. LunaPic. Picnik. or BeFunky with some being simpler than others, but all having …

Nov 8 2016

6 Free Websites for Learning and Teaching Science #good #learning #sites

#good learning sites # Mashable 6 Free Websites for Learning and Teaching Science From robotics to space research, from physics to computer science, the Internet is a vast trove of information about the sciences. Resources such as Wikipedia (and its easy-on-younger-minds counterpart, Simple English Wikipedia) and online video make the process of learning about and teaching science subjects much easier than ever before. Rather than resorting to yet another 600-page textbook, next time you’re hard up for understanding or inspiration, check out one of these six websites that offer information on the sciences. And particularly if you’re a scientist or …

Nov 8 2016

Top Free Sites For Kids to Learn English #good #learning #sites

#good learning sites # Top 6 Sites That Make You Rock, Teacher! This is a refreshing site to use when teaching ESL. It has a lot of news and games that are highly recommended to use in class. It also has hundreds of printable quiz questions in graded sets and many sample questions, which are free to download, print and photocopy. The site includes instructions for all the games and activities included and are all in printer-friendly versions. This is a two-tumbs-up site for ESL learneners of all proficiency levels. This non-commercial site is highly recommended for ESL learners. There …

Nov 8 2016

Top Ten Sites for Teachers #top #teacher #websites

#top teacher websites # Top Ten Sites for Teachers Websites for Teachers Here are my top ten sites for teachers. You’ll find help with lesson plans, classroom activities, ideas to stimulate your students, and resources to make the learning process fun. Whether you teach small children or older ones, we applaud you in all your efforts for helping our upcoming generations of adults become the best they can be in whatever field they choose to pursue. ABC Teach offers over 5000 free printable worksheets for kids Pre-K to 8th grade. I found festive Halloween Bookmarks that you can print, complete …

Nov 8 2016

USA Geography – Map Game – Geography Online Games #fun #interactive #games #for #kids

#fun interactive games for kids # I stumbled upon your fun interactive geography games from a link on the Massachusetts Geographic Alliance Website. Since then, your games have become quite a hit with my competitive colleagues! –Candice Gomes, Education Outreach Coordinator, Boston Public Library Sheppard Software’s geography games were featured in the Boston Public Library’s 2006 Exhibition on Mapping! Terrific online educational games, especially geography. —Dallas Children’s Museum I am a middle school social studies teacher who also sponsors a geography club after school. We love your site for geography games. –Eleanor Terry and the Dixon Middle School Geography Detective …