Monthly Archives: September 2016
The INTO is delighted to announce that the Bursary Scheme will be continued in the 2017/18 academic year. Premium Times A Lagos-based lawyer, Femi Falana, on Thursday blasted former President Olusegun Obasanjo and his vice, Atiku Abubakar, over their ownership of private universities. Enraged students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo state,has on Monday morning, May 15, prevented 2017 JAMB candidates.
For the purpose of education Plato travel to Egypt and Italy, there he learnt mathematics. In fact Plato himself did not contribute directly to science and mathematics but he stress on these subjects, his philosophy of education influenced the developments of these subjects in centuries to come.
Students, families and residents in rural B.C. communities will benefit from a $3.4-million boost under the Rural Education Enhancement Fund (REEF) to ensure 11 schools remain open. The Maryland ADHD Program in the Department of Psychology at UMD directed …Read More
These newly certified bilingual and ESL teachers have need of high-quality bilingual teacher education programs that equip them to effectively teach in both English and Spanish, as students learn academic content in Spanish while simultaneously learning English as a second language, ultimately achieving the goal of fluency and literacy in English. Florida International University Assistant Professor of Linguistics Phillip M. Carter told VOXXI the irony is the smoking gun in favor of bilingual education is tied directly to Prop 227’s effect in Northern California, where such programs were allowed if more than 50 percent of parents signed waivers.
The Role of Primary Language Development in Promoting Educational Success for Language Minority Students.” In Schooling and Language Minority Students: A Theoretical Framework, edited by the California State Department of Education Office of Bilingual Bicultural Education.
In her research, Kathryn Lindholm-Leary, a professor of child development in the College of Education at …Read More
T.C. Thankchan M.A. (Pol.), M.A. (Socio.), M. Ed, M. Phil, Assistant Professor, St. Thomas College of Teacher Education, Pala. As there are many kinds of philosophy, many philosophies, and many ways of philosophizing, so there are many kinds of educational philosophy and ways of doing it. In a sense there is no such thing as the philosophy of education; there are only philosophies of education that can be classified in many different ways.
Theodore Brameld (1904-1987) was the founder of social reconstructionism, in reaction against the realities of World War II. He recognized the potential for either human annihilation through technology and human cruelty or the capacity to create a beneficent society using technology and human compassion.
Major philosophers in the Early Modern period included Francis Bacon and John Locke, who pioneered British empiricism, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, and such thinkers of the Scottish Enlightenment as David Hume, who either wrote specific …Read More