Education

Jan 7 2018

Understanding Children – s Right to Education #child #education

#child education # Understanding Children s Right to Education Right to Education Understanding children’s right to education Education is an essential right, which permits each person to receive instruction and to blossom socially. The right to an education is vital for the economic, social and cultural development of all societies. Education: an important apprenticeship Education permits one to acquire basic knowledge Education entails that its subjects acquire a variety of knowledge. It begins with the acquisition of elementary knowledge—that is to say, literacy—on the part of the youngest members of society. At this stage, children learn to read and write …

Jan 7 2018

Play and Children – s Learning #childhood #education

#childhood education # Browse this selection of articles on play based learning from Young Children and Teaching Young Children . Assessing and Scaffolding Make Believe Play : Mature make-believe play provides unique learning opportunitiesRead more Chopsticks and Counting Chips : Play and foundational skills don t need to compete for the teacher s attentionRead more Playdough – What s Standard about It? : Using playdough to address early learning standardsRead more Block Building and Make-Believe for Every Child : Encouraging boys and girls to try out the learning centers they don t usually visitRead more Block Off Time for Learning …

Dec 27 2017

LD OnLine: The world s leading website on learning disabilities and ADHD #online #education #sites

#online education sites for kids # When students “own” their learning strengths and weaknesses, they can do a better job of learning academic skills. A meeting in which the learning disability is discussed can be helpful. Students can get the facts about their learning disabilities, decode all the medical terms they might have heard, and begin to understand the challenges and opportunities of being a kid with LD. What’s New Teachers at the renowned Landmark School � for children with language-based learning disabilities � will be providing LD OnLine users with classroom-tested and immediately useful strategies to meet diverse students� …

Dec 26 2017

Online Distance Education and E-Learning Master s Degree #masters #in #education

#masters in education # Distance Education and E-Learning Master’s Degree Get the practical knowledge to lead distance education programs with a master’s degree in distance education and e-learning. In the award-winning Master of Distance Education and E-Learning at University of Maryland University College, you’ll learn the latest management strategies and gain the field experience to design and lead distance education programs with confidence. Choose from career-relevant specializations to develop essential skills implementing distance learning technology, managing online faculty, and directing the business aspects of distance education programs. UMUC is an internationally recognized leader of distance education programming and policy. Whether …

Dec 26 2017

The Duke of Edinburgh – s Award – The DofE in the UK #doe #website

#doe website # Win big with the We Are DofE photo competition Can you show us what the DofE means to you in a photo? We’re giving away a Canon EOS 1300D and two Canon Powershot SX620 HS to our three lucky winners. On top of that, all shortlisted photos will be exhibited publically in Heathrow Airport’s T5. To enter, just submit your photo(s) by midnight 14 November! Support our Charity Donate to the DofE or become a corporate partner and play a vital role in shaping the success of future generations Run the DofE Schools, colleges, young offender institutions …

Dec 25 2017

The Teacher s Corner – Lesson Plans, Worksheets and Activities #free #teacher #websites

#free teacher websites # Teacher Resources, Lesson Plans, Worksheets and Activities ONLINE COLLABORATION PROJECTSWehave been having another great year of collaboration projects! The collaboration projects are learning activities that provide collaboration between two or more classrooms. The participating classrooms will be from various locations around the world, will use the Internet to interact with one another and will be working on a similar topic for a specific length of time. Using the Internet students and teachers will share their activities, findings and reflections. In addition to student collaboration, teachers will also be provided with the necessary tools to collaborate with …

Dec 25 2017

Raki s Rad Resources: Top 10 Math Websites for Elementary Students #great #school #websites

#great school websites # There are so many great websites out there for Elementary students that I decided to put together some Top 10 Lists for websites to use in the upcoming school year. For the next few weeks, I ll be posting lists of sites to use for various subjects. Be sure to see the post I wrote about organizing websites. if you need a way to keep track of all of these. And feel free to leave a comment with any additional sites that might help everyone with this week s subject Math. 10. TVOKids. The math and …

Dec 24 2017

Directory of 2016 – s Top Schools #best #website #for #students

#best website for students # Helping You Find The Best Colleges The Best of the Best Our regularly updated collection of college rankings will keep you informed about what schools across the country have to offer in terms of top-rated academics and student lifestyle. From degree programs to campus amenities, we do the research on what matters. Announcement: Student Voting Guide Now Available! Learn about registering and voting as a student in the November 8th election. Brush up on the issues affecting students and find out where each party stands. America s Best Colleges The Best Online Colleges of 2016 …

Dec 24 2017

Wiley: Interactive Open Educational Resources: A Guide to Finding, Choosing, and Using What s Out

#interactive educational resources # Interactive Open Educational Resources: A Guide to Finding, Choosing, and Using What’s Out There to Transform College Teaching A Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2014! Sponsored by the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), this one-of-a-kind book demonstrates the best tools, resources, and techniques for discovering, selecting, and integrating interactive open educational resources (OERs) into the teaching and learning process. The author examines many of the best repositories and digital library websites for finding high quality materials, explaining in depth the best practices for effectively searching these repositories and the various methods for evaluating, selecting, …

Dec 23 2017

Jane s Pick of the Day: 25 places to find instructional videos #instructional #websites #for

#instructional websites for students # 08 February 2010 25 places to find instructional videos Recently I have received a number of emails asking about places that offer free instructional videos (on all subjects), so I thought I would put together a posting of the main ones that I know about: 5min Life Videopedia – instructional and how-to videos Academic Earth – Thousands of video lectures from the world s top scholars blip.tv – next generation TV network Google Video – videos on all topics Graspr – The instructional video network Howcast – How-to videos iCue – A fun, innovative, learning …