Category Archives: Education
The city Education Department has no record of how it spent $347 million earmarked to upgrade internet service at middle schools, an audit showed Sunday. In fact, I did find out eventually where this quote came from: Some part of it is derived from Macaulay’s later description of Bengal, in his essay on Clive, where he talked about the state being one of the richest in the world. In a way, I am confronting Macaulay in my own way: I am sure he would not have wanted me to engage with the world in my own terms.
As Vision states, a good basic STEM education is vital for citizens to make informed, evidence based decisions and fully participate in an increasingly technological world. So, Macaulay arguing for an imperial system of education may or may not be fair, but it is usual.
More than any other issue, education can unite …Read More
The Adult Education Program in Richland School District One has been in existence for more than 30 years. Now, almost 80 years later, the BCAE continues its role as Greater Boston’s leading provider of adult education, offering nearly 2,000 classes each year. A wide range of adult education programmes are available, making it important to choose a high quality programme that aligns with your goals.
Few people in Western Europe were receiving any kind of schooling and across the globe; contributions were being made to the future of education. Located in historic, downtown Savannah, Georgia, the Coastal Georgia Center is the perfect place for your next event!
This information lists organisations which give advice and information about, or run, adult education courses. But a few times a year, I spontaneously decide that I’m ready to be a real adult. Their job is to promote knowledge, improve the life of people, …Read More
Our Personal Enrichment programs are designed to help you enjoy life, gain skills, and try new things. As a graduate of this program, you can be qualified to provide leadership in one or more of the following domains of adult education practice: teaching and learning for adults, curriculum and instructional design and development in adult education, program planning and administration for adult learners, or curriculum and/or program evaluation within adult education programming.
In his words, it functions to allocate these human resources within the role structure of adult society. I’m right this minute in the center of the descending post internet guilt syndrome, plus, I just got mad on Facebook while not getting anything done, which is some kind of terrible new low with extra special guilt points.
If these inadequacies are not remedied, they inhibit recourse to modes of education that are adult”—adult, that is, in terms of sophistication …Read More
Some argue that parents should have ultimate authority regarding their children’s educations, on the grounds that parents are more trustworthy, and in a more legitimate position of authority, than any government officials could be. Critics of this notion argue that it is not a parent’s right to control the educational fate of their children, and furthermore that the intolerant religious traditions of some could serve to undermine a reasonably democratic multicultural society. A definition for starters: Education is the wise, hopeful and respectful cultivation of learning undertaken in the belief that all should have the chance to share in life. In the ‘formal tradition’ problems often occur where people are treated as objects to be worked on or ‘moulded’ rather than as participants and creators i.e. where education slips into ‘schooling’.
Norm spoke eloquently about CPE1’s victory in getting rid of an abusive principal, MORE, the problems with getting out …Read More
Plato was the earliest most important Greek Philosopher and educational thinker. And, I also agree with you that some kind of revival is under way, and we should hope to regain our ‘rightful’ place in the world in the coming days. Education can truly change a person’s life – and this scholarship just might be that first step. I am acutely aware that Indian economy was large and prominent in the world as late as 1850s, that’s what the late British Historian Angus Madison shows us, but there are reasons why we slipped since.
Created by former Superintendent Manhas in 2008, to issue a report about reform recommendations for SPS. As you say, India’s greatness will not come from the growth of GDP, but how many of its citizens have a decent life, have enough to eat, have access to healthcare and education and can hope to have a decent …Read More