Education

Mar 26 2017

Interactive Learning Sites for Education #sites #for #education

#sites for education # These activities work great on your interactive whiteboard, computer, laptop, or Chromebook for whole group or small group instruction or use in the computer lab or at home for individual learning. Choose from fun, educational, interactive games and simulations for math, English language arts, science, social studies, brainteasers, music, art, holidays and more! Please note: Most of these activities are Flash based. This means that they will NOT work on iPads unless you are running an app that allows Flash to play such as Puffin. I also put in several hours a week to review and …

Mar 26 2017

Georgia educators speak out against state school takeover measure – Education Votes #the #educators #school

#the educators school # Georgia educators speak out against state school takeover measure Take Action › Find out more about the realities of state school takeovers. Click here › This Election Day, Georgia voters will decide whether the state’s constitution will “be amended to allow the state to intervene in chronically failing public schools in order to improve school performance.” On the surface, the language of Amendment 1 may sound noble. But Carly Shaw, a middle school teacher for Georgia’s Fulton County Schools, knows better. She wants others to know better, too. “The language on the ballot basically says the …

Mar 26 2017

Jobs in Education #higher #education #jobs

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Mar 26 2017

History education websites #history #education #websites

#history education websites # The D.C Times Weekly Life on the Union homefront By Dante A. Piccolino This war is extremely good for production values here in the north because coal and iron reached their all-time highest in production. Northern manufacturers grew so profitable that many companies doubled or tripled their money. The newly rich built exquisite homes and spent their money extravagantly on carriages, silk clothing and jewelry. There was a great deal of public outrage that such conduct was unbecoming or even immoral in time of war. What made this lifestyle even more “offensive” was that workers salaries …

Mar 25 2017

Home – Colorado Department of Higher Education #higher #education #jobs

#higher education jobs # Remediation rates up slightly for 2014-15 academic year Despite a small increase in the percent of students requiring remediation in 2014-15, there have been pockets of positive and incremental movement in the right direction towards all college students being ready and successful, with the ultimate hope of earning a credential. Read the Press Release and Report. 30 percent of 11th & 12th graders participated in dual enrollment programs Nearly 30 percent of Colorado’s 11th-graders and 12th-graders participated in some type of dual enrollment program during the 2014-15 school year – an increase of 15 percent over …

Mar 25 2017

History education websites #history #education #websites

#history education websites # The Chicago Metro History Fair inspires students’ interest in history and works to improve history education in middle grades and high school classrooms in Chicago and suburban Cook, Lake, Kane, and DuPage counties. CMHF works with teachers and students to “Make History .“CMHF holds an annual competition in whichstudents present their own historical research projects on topics related to Chicago and Illinois. (Watch this video to learn more about the impact of History Fair on students.) Each year, thousands of students and hundreds of teachers from public and private schools participate in History Fair at the …

Mar 25 2017

History of Education Society #history #education #websites

#history education websites # The Society seeks to further the study of the history of education by providing opportunities for discussion among those engaged in its study and teaching. The website provides information about the Society s aims, membership, publications, conferences, awards, prizes and bibliographical resources. It also offers links to other sites of interest to researchers in the history of education. If you are not on our email distribution list, and would like to be, please contact the Secretary (Stephen G. Parker ). Exe Libris: The UK History of Education Society s On-line Bibliography enables you to search for …

Mar 25 2017

History education websites #history #education #websites

#history education websites # UNICEF Fund Delivers Desks to Malawi Children!! Learn more about this great cause. To all Social Studies teachers and their students:$65 buys a desk for 2 young students who had been sitting for 6-8 hours a day on a concrete floor. Donate a desk or whatever you can afford . For $177. you can provide a scholarship for one year’s tuition for a young Malawi girl. Donate a one-year scholarship or whatever you can afford. Social Studies School Service — A comprehensive source of challenging, imaginative U.S. and world history resources including books, DVDs, games, puzzles, …

Mar 25 2017

Beginnings of Black Education #history #education #websites

#history education websites # Virginia Historical Society Beginnings of Black Education Very few black Virginians received any education at all until public schools were established during Reconstruction. Public schools in Virginia were segregated from the outset, apparently without much thought or debate, on the widely-held assumption that such an arrangement would reduce conflict. Of course, public schools were segregated in many other states, both North and South. When public schools were a novelty, most black Virginians were thrilled to have any free education at all. Moreover, they liked having schools of their own, not subject to white interference, in which …

Mar 25 2017

Higher education jobs #higher #education #jobs

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