Education

Apr 19 2017

Education, Training, and Library Occupations: Occupational Outlook Handbook: U #bureau #of #education

#bureau of education # Education, Training, and Library Occupations Employment of education, training, and library occupations is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. About 697,600 new jobs are projected to be added from 2014 to 2024. Growth in education, training, and library occupations is influenced by school enrollments and budgets. The median annual wage for education, training, and library occupations was $47,220 in May 2015, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $36,200. 2015 MEDIAN PAY Adult literacy and high school equivalency diploma …

Apr 18 2017

The Adventures of Library Girl: 5 Things Every School Library Website Should Have #great #school #websites

#great school websites # I ran across this article the other day outlining the 5 “essentials” that every school website should have. Naturally, it got me thinking about my own library’s web presence. I’m one of those nerdy people who actually really loves tinkering with web design. Don’t get me wrong, I’m no code writer, but given a little time and a few tools, I can make, if nothing else, a huge mess good effort. Additionally, I probably spend more time than I should poking around other school library websites too – just trolling for inspiration and such. It’s easy …

Mar 24 2017

Educational Resources for Teaching, Learning and Research (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress #educational #resources #for #teachers

#educational resources for teachers # Educational Resources for Teaching, Learning and Research This site is designed for teachers and students with interests in exploring and learning about folklife and community-based educational activities. Teachers and students with interests in exploring and learning about folklife and community-based educational activities will find a wide range of publications, links to online resources, and other materials to suit their project needs here. Here you will find a wide range of materials to suit your project needs. You will find publications, links to online resources, and other documents. You will also gain access to a vast …

Mar 21 2017

Science Education – Wiley Online Library #science #education

#science education # Science Education Virtual Issue This Virtual Issue presents empirical research that blurs the boundary between learning sciences and informal science education research in an effort to advance key issues of importance to education about the nature of learning and engagement in out-of-school settings. This issue has a special focus on studies providing insights into the design and facilitation of learning in out-of-school time. The six articles, introduction, and commentary examine the opportunities, challenges, and barriers that exist when bridging the learning sciences and informal science learning fields. The issue s articles explore three themes to advance educational …

Feb 10 2017

United States – Education Statistics – Research Guides at Harvard Library #education #statistics

#education statistics # Education Statistics Major sources of statistical data for United States elementary, secondary, and higher education. Many are produced by the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and draw from surveys done by the NCES, the U.S. Census Bureau, and other government and private agencies. (1990-) A comprehensive annual statistical compilation covering prekindergarten through postsecondary education. 1962 to present available in print: Gutman Education L11.D48–Latest edition in Reference (Note: title varies) (2000-) Indicators documenting recent trends and developments in American education. 1975 to present available in print: Gutman Education L112.A39–Latest edition in Reference Provides …

Feb 9 2017

Welcome to Education Library #ministry #of #education #resources

#ministry of education resources # Welcome to Education Library By Henry Hepburn Times educational supplement 5218, 2016, p. 18. Talks about Finland’s high scores in international measures of educational success such as PISA. Looks at what the Finns themselves think of their education system. Outlines the impact of various emerging difficulties that may affect the country’s standing in PISA rankings. For a copy of this article email Education Library By Joseph L. Badaracco Harvard business review 94 (9), 2016, p. 104-107 (article). Discusses how managers can make decisions about complex problems with grey areas that have high stakes for other …

Feb 9 2017

A digital library of authoritative medical education information for the medical student and all students of medicine – Free Medical Books #student #education #websites

#student education websites # Search Medical Textbooks Patient Education About MedicalStudent.com Overview “The student begins with the patient, continues with the patient, and ends his studies with the patient, using books and lectures as tools, as means to an end.” — Sir William Osler, Aequanimitas. 1905 The esteemed physician Sir William Osler felt that learning was an apprenticeship, and that medical apprentice learners needed convenient access to authoritative information to aid them in their studies. MedicalStudent.com is a digital library of authoritative medical education information designed to help all students of medicine. The goal of MedicalStudent.com is to provide a …

Dec 20 2016

Education, Training, and Library Occupations: Occupational Outlook Handbook: U #bureau #of #education

#bureau of education # Education, Training, and Library Occupations Employment of education, training, and library occupations is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. About 697,600 new jobs are projected to be added from 2014 to 2024. Growth in education, training, and library occupations is influenced by school enrollments and budgets. The median annual wage for education, training, and library occupations was $47,220 in May 2015, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $36,200. 2015 MEDIAN PAY Adult literacy and high school equivalency diploma …

Dec 10 2016

The Adventures of Library Girl: 5 Things Every School Library Website Should Have #great #school #websites

#great school websites # I ran across this article the other day outlining the 5 “essentials” that every school website should have. Naturally, it got me thinking about my own library’s web presence. I’m one of those nerdy people who actually really loves tinkering with web design. Don’t get me wrong, I’m no code writer, but given a little time and a few tools, I can make, if nothing else, a huge mess good effort. Additionally, I probably spend more time than I should poking around other school library websites too – just trolling for inspiration and such. It’s easy …

Nov 18 2016

Educational Resources for Teaching, Learning and Research (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress #educational #resources #for #teachers

#educational resources for teachers # Educational Resources for Teaching, Learning and Research This site is designed for teachers and students with interests in exploring and learning about folklife and community-based educational activities. Teachers and students with interests in exploring and learning about folklife and community-based educational activities will find a wide range of publications, links to online resources, and other materials to suit their project needs here. Here you will find a wide range of materials to suit your project needs. You will find publications, links to online resources, and other documents. You will also gain access to a vast …