Education

Apr 4 2017

International Education – Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions – NYU Steinhardt #international #education


#international education # Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions International Education The International Education Program prepares educators for careers in multinational and international settings. The Program develops educational experts who can design, implement, manage and evaluate international education programs in schools, colleges, foundations, multinational corporations, and public and private educational and cultural agencies. Guided by career interest, professional experience, and educational background, students select from one of three areas of specialization: global education; international development education; cross cultural exchange and training. The Program has a multidisciplinary faculty, consisting of anthropologists, economists, historians, philosophers, political scientists and sociologists, who apply …

Apr 4 2017

Open Access Journals at Boston College #catholic #education


#catholic education # Open Access Journals at Boston College Boston College Libraries are committed to the open dissemination of scholarly information to a global audience. Through our journal publishing program the Libraries provide services and software for Boston College faculty, staff, and students who want to publish an online open access journal. Boston College open access journals are published using Open Journal Systems (OJS) software, an open source management and publishing system. OJS provides a professional online presence and assists with every stage of the journal publishing process—submissions, peer review, online publication, and indexing. Library staff customize the journal appearance, …

Apr 4 2017

Catholic Education Online #catholic #education


#catholic education # A massive open online course (MOOC) is an online course aimed at large-scale interactive participation and open access via the web. In addition to traditional course materials such as videos, readings, and problem sets, MOOCs provide interactive user forums that help build a community for the students, professors, and teaching assistants. MOOCs are a recent development in distance education. Catholic Education Online (“CEO”) is a Catholic MOOC (or “MOOCC”), sponsored by the Adler-Aquinas Institute. Unlike secular MOOCs, CEO has for its focus providing free courses that have specifically Catholic identity and content, and qualify as being a …

Apr 4 2017

Home – Evangelical Lutheran Church in America #ministry #of #education #usa


#ministry of education usa # Welcome to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The ELCA is a church of more than 4 million members who actively participate in God s work in the world. We believe that we are freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor. With our hands, we do God s work of restoring and reconciling communities in Jesus Christ s name throughout the world. We are a church that belongs to Christ. There is a place for you here. We live in many different communities, span all ages, cultures and races and bring to …

Apr 4 2017

Nurse Education Today – Journal #education #today


#education today # Nurse Education Today Nurse Education Today Journal Metrics Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.414 ℹ Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP):2015: 1.414SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field. SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.958 ℹ SCImago Journal Rank (SJR):2015: 0.958SJR is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and a qualitative measure of the journal’s impact. Impact Factor: 1.591 ℹ Impact Factor:2015: 1.591The Impact …

Apr 4 2017

The Three Great Strengths of U #us #higher #education


#us higher education # The Three Great Strengths of U.S. Higher Education The system of education in the U.S. is unlike those in Europe or Asia or South America in one simple way: the United States has no central Ministry of Education. This is the defining feature of U.S. higher education. It is why we have the best universities in the world (by pretty much any measure), and it is also why applying to U.S. colleges and universities can be so confusing. We do have a Department of Education, but it is by far the smallest federal department. It doesn …

Apr 4 2017

Us higher education #us #higher #education


#us higher education # Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education: Uses and Misuses International university rankings affect public policy and the choices of students and their families. Rightly or wrongly, they are perceived as a measure of quality and so create intense competition between universities all over the world. But are they doing more harm than good? A new UNESCO publication, Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education: Uses and Misuses . debates the pros and cons of classifying universities. It brings together the people behind university rankings and their critics to debate the uses and misuses of existing rankings. Featuring …

Apr 4 2017

Office of International Education #international #education


#international education # Office of International Education Deadlines California State University, Stanislaus, fondly referred to as “Stan State” is located in the heart of California. Stan State is an affordable public campus that feels like a private college. Its scenic, park-like setting is covered with trees and waterfalls providing a peaceful retreat. Stan State offers an all-encompassing experience: safe, friendly, personalized attention and a solid, reputable degree. Stan State is a wonderful option for students who want to study in an environment that is conducive to learning, with easy access to attentive faculty and supportive staff. At Stan State, our …

Apr 4 2017

International Education #international #education


#international education # Global Affairs Canada International Education The International Education Division of Global Affairs Canada provides Canadians with opportunities to develop their knowledge of the world and foreigners can learn more about Canada. Education Opportunities for Students and Researchers International students, imagine studying in Canada! EduCanada provides information to international students about education opportunities in Canada. You can search for study programs, get cost estimates and learn about study permit requirements at EduCanada.ca . Resources for International Education Professionals The Education section of The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service website provides tools and resources to help Canadian educational institutions and …

Apr 4 2017

Teaching websites for teachers #teaching #websites #for #teachers


#teaching websites for teachers # Check Out my New “Hello” Blog. As many of you may or may not know, I reached my bandwith on this site two years ago and have been unable to load any new content. As a result, I started another site through another hosting company. with less success at www.helloliteracy.weebly.com. I still maintain this domain name and host this site for everyone that checks it on a regular basis. I still get lots of emails from teachers expressing gratitude for this site, so it’s for you that I continue to host it. Due to google …