Education

Jan 8 2018

Top 10 Sites for Educational Resources by David Kapuler #best #educational #sites #for #teachers

#best educational sites for teachers # Top 10 Sites for Educational Resources by David Kapuler There are a ton of resources for educators and students around the web, but it would be very time consuming wading through the offerings to find what suits you. So I’ve created a list of my picks for best educational resources. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t others also qualified to be listed. I’d love to hear feedback on which sites you feel have educational value so that we can create an even better repository of websites! Thinkfinity – One of the most popular educational …

Dec 31 2017

Top 10 Autism Websites Recommended by Parents #websites #for #educators

#websites for educators # Top 10 Autism Websites Recommended by Parents By Maureen Higgins, Eden II Marketing Intern Searching for autism information on the web can be overwhelming. The word “autism” alone results in over 64 million hits on Google. So, where do you turn to for the most relevant information and resources when there are so many different options? We polled parents of Eden II participants, asking them this question, and these were the top 10 results: 1. www.autismspeaks.org -One of the leading autism science and advocacy organizations. Autism Speaks provides a comprehensive resource guide for all states. The …

Dec 26 2017

Educationcannotwait – Education Cannot Wait is a new global fund to transform the delivery of

#education fund # THE CHALLENGE 75 million school-aged children and youth are in desperate need of educational support, either in danger of, or already missing out on their education. Communities highlight the importance of education during times of crises, yet education appeals receive less than 2% of humanitarian funding. The right to education is most at risk during emergencies but it is also the exact time when it is needed the most. OUR RESPONSE Education Cannot Wait is a new global fund to transform the delivery of education in emergencies – one that joins up governments, humanitarian actors and development …

Dec 24 2017

Schooling – definition of schooling by The Free Dictionary #schooling

#schooling # schooling schooling schooling [ sku l ] n (= studies ) études fpl (= educational background ) instruction f school inspector schools inspectorn(British)(secondary) inspecteur/trice m/f d’académie ; (primary) inspecteur/trice m/f primaire school kid schoolkid [ sku lk d] n écolier/ière m/f school leaver school-leaver [ sku lli v r ] n(British) jeune qui vient d’achever sa scolarité school-leaving age n âge m de fin de scolarité school library n bibliothèque f scolaire. centre m de documentation school lunch (mainly US)school mealn déjeuner m à la cantine (scolaire) schooling schooling Those girls had grown up in the first bitter-hard …

Dec 24 2017

Ministry of Education to merge 22 secondary schools into 11 schools by 2018, Education News

#ministry of education secondary schools # Ministry of Education to merge 22 secondary schools into 11 schools by 2018 SINGAPORE – Twenty-two secondary schools will be merged into 11 schools by 2018, said the Ministry of Education (MOE) on Friday (March 4). This is the largest merger that has taken place in the last five years. Next year (2017), the seven schools that MOE had earlier announced would not have a Secondary 1 cohort in 2016 – Balestier Hill Secondary, Henderson Secondary, MacPherson Secondary, North View Secondary, Pioneer Secondary, Siglap Secondary and Si Ling Secondary – will be merged with …

Dec 23 2017

Indebted – definition of indebted by The Free Dictionary #depted

#depted # indebted 1. (= owing money ) endeudado to be (heavily) indebted (to sb) estar (muy) endeudado (con algn) 2. (= grateful ) I am indebted to you for your help estoy muy agradecido por su ayuda we are greatly indebted to Shakespeare for his contribution to English literature le debemos mucho a Shakespeare por su contribución a la literatura inglesa indebted [country, organization, person ] redevable to be indebted to sb for sth (= owe a debt of gratitude ) être redevable à qn de qch indebted (fig) verpflichtet ; to be indebted to somebody for something jdm …

Dec 22 2017

Secretary – definition of secretary by The Free Dictionary #secretary #of #school

#secretary of school # secretary secretary – a person who is head of an administrative department of government chief. top dog. head – a person who is in charge; “the head of the whole operation” United States Attorney General. US Attorney General. Attorney General – the person who holds the position of secretary of the Justice Department; “Edmund Randolph was the first Attorney General, appointed by President Washington” Agriculture Secretary. Secretary of Agriculture – the person who holds the secretaryship of the Department of Agriculture; “the first Secretary of Agriculture was Norman J. Colman, who was appointed by Cleveland” Commerce …

Dec 22 2017

Academic – definition of academic by The Free Dictionary #academic #websites #for #students

#academic websites for students # academic a. Of or relating to institutionalized education and scholarship, especially at a college or university. b. Of or relating to studies that rely on reading and involve abstract thought rather than being primarily practical or technical. c. Relating to scholarly performance: a student’s academic average. 2.Academic Of or relating to the conservative style of art promoted by an official academy, especially the Académie des Beaux Arts in France in the nineteenth century. 3. Having little practical use or value, as by being overly detailed, unengaging, or theoretical: dismissed the article as a dry, academic …

Dec 22 2017

Deduct – definition of deduct by The Free Dictionary #educt

#educt # deduct deduct [d d kt] vt [+ expenses, payments, tax, fees, money, interest, costs ] déduire to deduct sth from [+ sum ] déduire qch de, retrancher qch de ; [+ wage ] prélever qch sur, retenir qch sur to be deducted from être prélevé (e) sur Tax will be deducted from your wages Les taxes seront prélevées sur vos revenus. deduct deduct deduct to subtract; to take away. They deducted the expenses from his salary. aftrek يَحْسِم، يَخْصُم изваждам deduzir odečíst, srazit abziehen fratrække; fradrage αφαιρώ. κρατώ restar. descontar maha arv(ut)ama کسر کردن؛ کاستن vähentää déduire לְהַפחִית, …

Nov 28 2017

ERIC – Address by William J #united #states #secretary #of #education

#united states secretary of education # Address by William J. Bennett, United States Secretary of Education. (Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts). Bennett, William J. The extent to which U.S. colleges and universities contribute to the fulfillment of students’ lives is discussed by Secretary of Education William Bennett in an address to Harvard University. Secretary Bennett’s observations are based on his experiences as a law student, freshman proctor, and tutor at Harvard University, as well as his subsequent experiences at other colleges and universities, including teaching at six institutions. He believes that there is a gap between the rhetoric and reality of …