Posts Tagged ‘ Education Nation ’

Look No Further, Educators ~ The Top 5 Websites for Teachers

Keeping it fresh is always a challenge for teachers. Finding new ways to teach old concepts, suggesting alternate methods and approaches to attack a problem or project, updating and using technology in the classroom. Education nation has searched out the …

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Do Good Handwriting & Good Grades Relate?

Education Nation: http://www.educationnation.com/index.cfm?objectid=8DCFEB26-46A4-11E1-B607000C296BA163

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Tenth Anniversary of No Child Left Behind

The No Child Left Behind initiative is now 10 years old. Although the NCLB made people take notice of the deficiencies in our nation’s education and identified schools that were failing their students, research has shown that ┬ánot much success …

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Inspirational Education

Teachers who are making a difference by seeing their students as more than just a body in a classroom. Appreciating, encouraging and drawing upon their students’ life experiences.     Education Nation: http://www.educationnation.com/index.cfm?objectid=340D66EC-E59B-11E0-AB96000C296BA163&aka=0

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Public School vs Private School

As someone who has experienced public and private schools (both day and boarding) first hand as a student, teacher, administrator, private tutor, owner of a tutoring company and parent, I think I have some awareness of the stark differences between …

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A Fine Line Between Punitive and Progress

Michelle Rhe,Chancellor of the Washington Public Schools, has been under fire for her strict policies and strong command. Now she is stepping down. Below is an article from the New York times detailing her career. The New York Times thinks …

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Bringing Education Back to the Forum: Education Nation

With all the political firestorms recently over healthcare and America’s budget, the great task of improving education seems to have been lost (again) in the shuffle. This is a shame, since no nation can expect to produce a vibrant economy …

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