Education

Apr 16 2017

International Affairs Office #education #department #us


#education department us # Located within the Office of the Secretary, the Department of Education’s International Affairs Office provides overall guidance and coordination of the Department s international engagement and advises the Secretary and other senior officers on international issues that may affect U.S. education or Department policies and programs. Advancing ED s International Strategy Developed through an extensive process of consultation, the Department has established its first-ever fully articulated international strategy for 2012-2016. The strategy is designed to simultaneously advance two strategic goals: strengthening U.S. education and advancing our nation’s international priorities. The strategy reflects the value and necessity …

Apr 16 2017

Schooling #schooling


#schooling # Homeschooling When you learn reading, math, and other stuff taught in school from your parents or tutors who come to your house, it’s called homeschooling. A kid may be the only one, or he or she may be taught with brothers, sisters, or kids from the neighborhood. Parents choose to homeschool their children for many different reasons. Sometimes a kid is sick and can’t go to regular school. But more often, kids are homeschooled because their parents feel they can give their child a better education than the local school can. Parents also might choose homeschooling because they …

Apr 15 2017

Professional Education Websites #professional #education #websites


#professional education websites # ACEI’s mission is to promote and support in the global community the optimal education and development of children, from birth through early adolescence, and to influence the professional growth of educators and the efforts of others who are committed to the needs of children in a changing society. Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) United States Department of Education ED’s mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. Office of Special Education Programs The Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) is dedicated to improving …

Apr 15 2017

Welcome to Discovery Education #education #websites #for #teachers #and #students


#education websites for teachers and students # Whether your favorite team has made it this far or you’re watching for the historic win, with a combined 176 years without a championship, the two teams playing this week are both eager to end the drought with a series victory. While this stretch of games will sure to be one for the books, there are plenty of other history-making baseball events to share in your classroom. Discovery Education is proud to join Sandy Hook Promise for Say Something week, October 24-28. Teach your 6-12 grade students how to look for warning signs, …

Apr 15 2017

Department of Education and Training #in #dept #of #education


#in dept of education # The Australian Government will invest around $40 billion on child care support over the next four years. This significant investment includes an increase of more than $3 billion to support the implementation of the Jobs for Families Child Care Package. The department will support the implementation of the package by delivering a range of programmes to help families access quality child care. Early Childhood and Child Care programmes include: Australia’s higher education system is made up of universities and other institutions that play a critical role in fuelling innovation, driving productivity and giving students the …

Apr 15 2017

Delaware Department of Education #in #dept #of #education


#in dept of education # DOE News Wendy Turner, a second grade teacher at Mount Pleasant Elementary School in the Brandywine School District, is Delaware’s 2017 State Teacher of the Year. Governor Jack Markell made the announcement tonight in front of 500 invited guests at the Dover Downs Hotel and Conference Center in Dover. Teaching was not Turner’s original plan. After starting her career working in a large public accounting firm, she found herself unfulfilled, she said in her application: “I just did not want to work in corporate America anymore … being a parent greatly changed my perspective and …

Apr 15 2017

Early Childhood Education Degree Program #early #education


#early education # Bachelor of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Education Earn Your Early Childhood Education Degree Online Strengthen your education skills while enhancing your understanding of the many aspects of children’s development and education when you earn your Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education degree online from Ashford University. Learn about childhood development, how to create curriculum, and acquire methods for collaborating with parents. When you complete the required coursework, you will be one step closer to potential careers such as a daycare provider, preschool teacher, or teacher assistant. Add a specialization in Infant and Toddler Care to …

Apr 15 2017

Early Childhood Resource Websites #professional #education #websites


#professional education websites # Early Childhood Resource Websites The following websites regarding early childhood issues provide useful information for parents, teachers, and other interested professionals. Included are general websites from organizations specializing in early education and information for parents, teachers and policymakers; resources on reading to infants and toddlers; and free resources for parents and teachers from the US Office of Education, information on early childhood in IDEA 2004, and a great tool kit developed for parents by the Office of Special Education Programs. Using these resources can lead to additional websites and sources of information to find answers to …

Apr 15 2017

Other Education Websites #professional #education #websites


#professional education websites # Other Education Websites These links have information that may be of interest to our users. NCES does not necessarily endorse the views, the data, or facts presented on these sites. American Association of School Administrators (AASA) AASA is the professional organization for over 14,000 educational leaders across America and in many other countries. AASA�s mission is to support and develop effective school system leaders who are dedicated to the highest quality public education for all children. American Council on Education (ACE) ACE is a forum for the discussion of major issues related to higher education and …

Apr 15 2017

Farmington Public Schools #school #website #in #usa


#school website in usa # Welcome to Farmington Public Schools! Farmington Public Schools serves 10,000+ students ranging in age from newborn to senior citizen living in Farmington, Farmington Hills, and a portion of West Bloomfield. About 100,000 residents live in this suburban area. The community supports cultural activities, religious institutions, service clubs, civic organizations and a community college. The Farmington Teacher Leadership Academy had a great start to their meeting on September 29, thanks to the generous breakfast food donation from The Village Grill and Brass Pointe restaurants, both located at Orchard Lake and Ten Mile Roads. Tuesday, November 8 …