Education

May 28 2017

Children s Ministry Curriculum, Resources, Ideas – Kids Sunday School Place #kids #school #website

#kids school website # Welcome! Kids Sunday School Place is your online source for fresh, creative Children’s Ministry resources for Grade school and Preschool. We feature complete downloadable Sunday school lessons, Bible crafts, Christian activities, object lessons, stories, skits, games, songs, and much more. Teaching Sunday school is now easy, fun, and rewarding! Let my teaching fall like rain and my words descend like dew, like showers on new grass, like abundant rain on tender plants. What’s New? Quickly find new resources added during the past year in one handy place. Visit our What’s New section now! Click here Expanded …

May 25 2017

Ministry Grants: Get Help to Follow God s Plan #ministry #of #education #grants

#ministry of education grants # Being called by God to serve others may be the easy part but coming up with the start-up costs desperately needed to follow one s calling can be tough. Fortunately, there are several religious organizations that provide grant funding to make creating a new ministry possible. Grants are mainly focused toward youth and campus ministry projects. If you are considering starting a ministry from scratch or are already attempting to renew a struggling program, consider these sources for funding that might just help you out. Campus Ministry Grants The Episcopal Church offers two types of …

May 25 2017

The best educational websites for kids who won t stop stealing Mom s tablet #best #educational #websites #for #kids

#best educational websites for kids # The best educational websites for kids who won’t stop stealing Mom’s tablet Babies may be born with a cellphone in hand these days, but there’s a big advantage to the fact that most kids are comfortable with technology by the time they can crawl. It’s certainly important to protect kids from the dangers of the Internet, but at the same time, a significant portion of our children’s education takes place online. Half of America’s kids under 8 have access to a mobile device like a smartphone, an iPod, iPad or other tablet. And before …

May 25 2017

Girls and Women s Education – Expertise – International – World Education, Inc #educating #the #world

#educating the world # Girls and Women s Education Women and girls in the developing world are often denied opportunities for education. Lack of education limits prospects, decreases family income, reduces health, puts women and girls at risk of trafficking and exploitation, and limits the economic advancement of entire countries. World Education believes that education for girls and women is the single most effective way to improve the lives of individual families as well as to bring economic development to poor communities worldwide. Learn about World Education s #BuildUpGirls campaign World Education has a long history of successfully working with …

May 22 2017

Educating the World – s Most Vulnerable Children #educating #the #world

#educating the world # Educating the World s Most Vulnerable Children Since 2000, we have celebrated increases in the number of children enrolled in school worldwide. New research indicates that progress has stalled. Given this trend, I fear we will not achieve the Millennium Development Goal of universal primary education by 2015. Why the slowdown? We know the reason for the change in prognosis: the world’s most vulnerable children have not been provided equitable access to education. Even when in school, millions do not acquire the basic literacy, math and life skills they need to lead decent lives and secure …

May 22 2017

The Beautiful Tree: A Personal Journey Into How the World – s Poorest People are Educating Themselves #educating #the #world

#educating the world # The Beautiful Tree: A Personal Journey Into How the World’s Poorest People are Educating Themselves Description From Publishers Weekly Tooley ( Reclaiming Education ) documents his surprising finding that private schools are providing quality education to millions of poor children in the developing world. Whereas development experts insist that the path out of poverty lies in investment in public schools, the author draws on his fieldwork in India, China and Africa to argue that small entrepreneurs are educating the poor. In one region of India, 80% of urban children and 30% of rural children attend private …

May 19 2017

A Free Repository of Teaching Resources for Children s Bible Classes #school #teaching #resources

#school teaching resources # Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.Proverbs 22:6 Welcome to our on-line collection of free Bible school resources for teaching children. Available resources include crosswords, mazes, and other Bible lesson worksheets. Also available are preschool age books for teaching Bible concepts, ideas for games, rewards programs, other methods for reinforcing lessons, and now, entire Vacation Bible School (VBS) packages. It is our intent to eventually provide a set of age-appropriate resources for all Bible topics. The collection is far from complete, and …

May 19 2017

Progress for America – s Children #education #in #america

#education in america # Progress for America s Children Progress for America s Children The Obama Administration’s major priorities in education “The America we want for our kids—a rising America where honest work is plentiful and communities are strong; where prosperity is widely shared and opportunity for all lets us go as far as our dreams and toil will take us—none of it is easy. But if we work together, if we summon what is best in us, with our feet planted firmly in today, but our eyes cast towards tomorrow—I know it’s within our reach.” Barack Obama, January 28, …

May 18 2017

The Best Pre-School and Young Children s Websites #children’s #educational #sites

#children’s educational sites # The Best Pre-School and Young Children’s Websites ABCya!. A site with free computer activities for elementary students to learn on the web. All educational computer games and activities were created or approved by certified teachers. The activities incorporate content areas such as math and reading while introducing basic computer skills. Many of the kindergarten and first grade games are equipped with sound to enhance understanding; Activities grouped by grade levels – kindergarten through fifth grade Crayola Family Play. Hundreds of activities to do with kids Cyber Kids Home. Art gallery, reading room, young composers, games, book …

May 18 2017

Here – s the Real Problem With America – s Educational System #education #in #america

#education in america # Here s the Real Problem With America s Educational System Thomas Samson—AFP/Getty Images Today’s education is training yesterday’s students Globalization, the automation and outsourcing of jobs, an economy changed by the recession: the U.S. economic landscape is shifting. By necessity, the Millennial workforce is shifting with it to become more entrepreneurial. One example of this is that, according to the annual 2014 Youth Entrepreneurship Study conducted by my company YEC and Buzz Marketing Group, 25 percent of young entrepreneurs started their companies as a result of being unemployed up from 21 percent in 2011. Entrepreneurship offers …