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Parenting and the Philosophical Perspectives in Education
To some, a formal education is a right; to others, a privilege. When one thinks of education, four walls with books and desks may come to mind. This can be considered the modern classroom. However, real education stretches far beyond just what is written in the textbooks we cling to and the exams we cower from. There was a...
A Summary and Review of Ethics Today in Early Care and Education: Review, Reflection, and the Future, an Article by Stephanie Feeney
Article Summary 3: Ethics Today in Early Care and Education Summary The National Association for the Education of Young Children developed their official code of ethics in 1989. This code of ethics, as explained by Feeney, was developed as a necessary tool to aid teachers with ethical related challenges and to outline and...
A Review of Male Voices in Early Childhood Education and What They Have to Say, an Article by Susan Friedman
Article Summary 4: Male Voices in Early Childhood Education Summary Because of gender roles and stereotypes in our society, we do not often see male early childhood teachers or are surprised to see them in an early childhood classroom. Our author presented us with six different male teachers and provided us with an inter...
The Personal and Public Benefits of Early Childhood Education
Early childhood education is essential since children learn best between the ages of two and five. (Weiland, 2013) If more investments were put towards early learning initiatives for struggling young ones it would decrease the expenses of remedial courses in the future lasting into high school, such as summer school, priva...
A Proposal for an Exercise on the Monetary Value of Change among Second Grade Children
In the second grade, children should already have a basic understanding of how to add and subtract. At this age, I think it is also necessary that they begin developing a sense of monetary value. To teach this, I believe that students should be assigned bags of assorted change. In order to measure their competency after a l...
A Comparison of the Textbooks and TV in Children Education
Teaching through Textbooks vs. TV Children’s education has always been a major focus in our society. The standard form of educating children is through school: teachers, resources, textbooks. This method is somewhat ‘set in stone’ as a reliable method for children’s education. With the ongoing advancements of technology, t...
Children Should Be Told the Truth About the History of America
Should Children Be Taught History in a Way That Valorizes the United States, Even if That Means Leaving out Some of the Less Appealing Aspects of American History? Children all have facts that they take for granted, and that they firmly believe are rooted in truth. Now, imagine that these facts are revealed to be untrue an...
A Study on the Percentage of Students Attending, Will Attend, or Have Not Attended Additional Degree Programs
Figure 1 shows the percentage of students from different undergraduate degrees that are attending, will attend, or have not attended additional degree programs. As you can see from figure 1 students with social science as a degree attended additional degree programs more than other undergraduates. The students of business s...
The Effectiveness of Readers Theater in Early Childhood
Effectiveness of Readers Theater in Early Childhood Education The ability to read efficiently is the foundation to successful learning. Unfortunately, it is often difficult for children to concentrate while learning to read, as it is tedious and can become frustrating. In order to make this less stressful for students, e...
The Impact of One's Environment in the Formation of an Identity
Mr. McGuirk The environment someone grows up in can definitely influence their future. This is especially true with Professor Phillip McGuirk of the Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Department at the University of Wisconsin- Stout. Mr. McGuirk grew up in Napa, California. Napa is notorious for being one of the hearts of the w...