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The School System Comparison Between The United States And Finland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book discusses about the similarities and differences between two countries: Finland and USA. Educational issues have been discussed during the presidential campaign. The concern is the state of education in the United States. Why the American students score lower than many other countries in international tests?
COMPULSORY FORMAL EDUCATION: A travesty!
You set the price! Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
This book is not about education, but about the astronomical levels of information and experiences outside formal education. The concept of compulsory education is an utter nonsense propagated by mediocre persons who first of all do not know what they are saying. Second, they are persons who want to escape their responsibilities through an easy route.
authenticity of the quran
Price: $32.00 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
As the opponents want us to believe, the Holy Qur’an is not the product of the holy Prophet’s speculation and thinking, rather it is a revealed book in which every word is the word of the Almighty that was communicated to the Prophet through the process of revelation
Road Safety Posters in India
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
#roadsafetysignsinindia #roadsafetypostersinindia The posters designed by them in the school may be for the school use only but it has an impact on the younger generation who are the future of the country. Read more at http://www.ifros.org/blog/road-safety-signs-in-india/
દસમાં અને બારમાં બોર્ડની પરીક્ષાઓ એકદમ ગેરકાયદેસર છે.
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: Gujarati. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Higher
this Gujarati literature is being distribute for free to all just because it is to send the message to all the students that they are not responsible for their failures and don't get disheartened if you fail at exam or get bad results. this theory is to support not only of board students but everyone.
Breaking The Mold of Conventional Thinking: a Personal Quest For Teaching Philosophy (And a Teacher's Quest For Personal Philosophy)
You set the price! Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book is addressed to everyone who wants to participate in a current heated discussion on what is wrong with the current education (if any), and how to fix it (if needed). With a little bit of patience every reader will find in this book many unusual and even controversial statements. Everyone who wants to “polish” his or her teaching philosophy can use this book as a “punch bag”.
Journal of Educational Innovation, Partnership and Change: Issue 2
Price: Free! Words: 33,490. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
A peer-reviewed cross-disciplinary research journal that welcomes contributions relating to staff and students as change agents.
Deliberately Dumb: Understanding America's Education Failure
Price: Free! Words: 18,850. Language: Simple English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
US students learn significantly less than students from other developed nations. Attempts to correct this by improving schools and teachers have failed because they are not the cause of the problem. Our students learn less because we Americans do not particularly value academic learning. Only programs designed to increase student motivation can improve this situation.
Teachology: Or Everything, People Who Care About Education, Should Know About Teaching And Learning.
Price: $3.14 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Please note: an expanded version of this book titled: “Breaking The Mold of Conventional Thinking” is available at https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/603624 This book comes from a science teacher and is addressed to everyone who wants to participate in current heated discussion about the fate of education and its reformation.
Being Schooled- What This Teacher Learned In The American School System
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,680. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Leet shares her twelve years of teaching journals giving readers an honest look inside her school and classroom. She had valid concerns including teachers leaving in droves and escalating behavior problems. This book may have readers looking in the mirror saying to themselves; how do I value a teacher, children, parenting and marriage? Get ready for a wave of emotions as you read her book!
A Case For Homeschooling: 95 Theses Against the School System
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,210. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Teachers act like pricks! Teachers make stupid rules! Teachers lie and manipulate! Schools drug kids! School is like jail! If you would like to break free from the school system, read this book!
மிக உயர்ந்த அறிவை அடையும் வழிகள்
Price: Free! Words: 15,240. Language: Tamil. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
இன்றய கல்வி மாணவருக்கும் சமுதாயத்திற்கும் பயனற்றது. பட்டமும் பெற்ற வர்களிலே 100 பேரில் 5 பேருக்கு வேலை கிடைக்குமா? தமிழ் நாட்டில் 75 லட்சம் பேர் வேலை தேடிவருகிராரகள் கல்வி சிந்திக்கும் திறனை அளித்தாலோ வேலை தேட அவசியமில்லை் கிளார்க்குகளை மாத்திரமே உருவாக்குகிறது. கல்வித்திட்டம் அறிவாளர்களையும் பேரறிவாளர்களையும் உருவாக்க சிறிதளவு மாற்றங்க்களே தேவை. இதற்குத் தடை, கல்வியாளர்களும் தலைவர்களுமே!
How School Crushes Creativity
Series: The Wheel of Wisdom, Book 48. Price: $9.75 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
HAS TRADITIONAL EDUCATION BECOME AN UNHAPPY AND IRREPARABLY UNPRODUCTIVE PASSAGE FOR MOST CHILDREN? The answer is not clear-cut, but the question’s social and economic overtones are. The book explains why creativity is as momentous as math, excavating new ground in the debate for a better school and supplying a theoretical foundation to solve the most vexing problems faced by policymakers.
The Elephant in the Classroom: How Our Fear of the Truth Hurts Kids and How Every Student Can Succeed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
A fresh and previously uncharted exploration of our educational system uncovers a clumsy and self-defeating “elephant in the room.” This scientific and non-political analysis doesn’t criticize school boards, teachers unions, administrators, parents, students, vouchers or charter schools. No, the problem is in the system itself.
The Millennium Book Module 8: Educational Challenges
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
People have always found ways to pass on their knowledge, skills, methods, values and traditions to succeeding generations. In this way that we humans have survived and prospered in our little corner of the universe. Few people have ever had to start life without some knowledge already made available to them by those who came before. How we will do this in the future is the subject of this module.
Ditching Shop Class: How Educators Feed the Achievement Gap
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 198,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Philosophy & social aspects, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Within public education, Shop Class, what we once called Vocational Education, has mostly been eliminated, but wonder why kids exit public school with no job-worthy skills. From the perspective of a STEM/CTE educator, a rationale for why we (educators) disposed of Technical/Vocational Ed and teaching of skills leading to middle class lifestyle, and how this feeds expansion of the Achievement Gap.
Saving Humankind from Destruction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Man is on self-destruction mode through industrialization, urbanization, and creating imbalance in ecology. Man needs to avoid wars in the future. Technology should be used in the most appropriate manner to avoid its abuse and misuse. Man cannot afford to continue to indulge in exploitation of nature and fellow human beings. Humankind needs to protect itself from extinction in the future.
Education Reform using Computers as Tutors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
Technology could improve education, but only if it is used differently. This article explains how this could be done.
Positive Learning Skills
Price: Free! Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
The goals of our current government require an uneducated society. Therefore, government must not be trusted to educate our children. Nearly a third of American students drop out of school because student success now occupies no concern in American education. An educated society threatens a government not guided by Constitutional principles. Parents must fulfill that important responsibility.
American Heroes: Students Who Learn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book serves three purposes. First, to show how Jefferson’s concern about being educated to recognize tyranny against our democracy applies in our current generation. Second, to illustrate how current students must be our new heroes against that tyranny. Third, to give twenty study skills to help those students learn success principles.