Education Paper Samples

Bilingual Education and Preschoolers’ Development

Introduction Bilingual education is regarded as a huge benefit for young learners. There are several theories in child development that directly or indirectly discuss the implications of bilingual education and show the importance of bilingual education. According to Piaget’s theory of cognitive development, children’s way of thinking differs greatly from...

Experimental Designs in Education

Using Campbell & Stanley’s (1963) description, what type of study are the researchers proposing? It is apparent that different kinds of the study can be implemented since the experiments might need to involve various types of participants, fields of operation, study design, and expected outcomes. Firstly, the kind of the study...

Business Consulting Project Experiences

Looking back over the last 12 weeks, seriously evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of your team My project team has demonstrated much strength that has enabled it to succeed so far. For example, commitment to the tasks of the project is what has defined the success of the project so...

The Learning Theories and Their Use in Academic Setting

Introduction Learning and education are important aspects of one’s life, for they allow one to find their place in the world and build their career in the future. However, in the modern world, the pace at which information is processed is very fast, which means that individuals often have to...

Foreign Student’s Professional Development Plan

Introduction Personal development planning broad in nature and it comprises of various aspects such as improving one’s talent, level of awareness and self-knowledge, developing strengths, building employability, improving social abilities, and enhancing lifestyle (Armstrong 2008). Effective implementation of personal development planning enhances the probability of attaining one’s desires and aspirations....

E-Learning for College Students and Employees

Introduction Reviewing the most significant changes that have occurred in the educational industry during the last decades, it is possible to note that the absolute majority of them are associated with the widespread introduction of information and telecommunication technologies (ICTs) in the educational process. Traditional education practiced throughout the world...

Assistive Technology Plan for a Disabled Learner

Description of the Learner The learner has a reading disability primarily because he is partially blind. The learner experiences difficulty in reading during a normal lesson. Despite the visual impairment, the student has continued to show quite an impressive ability to learn. The rate of development over the past academic...

Role of a Teacher in Students’ Life

All children and youth need responsive caregivers. Describe your “role as a teacher” with your professional attitude and actions while you work directly with the students As a teacher working directly with students, my primary role is to ensure that every one of them makes the best out of their...

American Special Education and Early Intervention

Special education is a type of education that addresses the requirements of children with special needs. Preventive special education interventions are aimed at stopping the developing problematic behaviors from becoming more serious and harder to change while improving the child’s emotional and social skills at the same time. Remedial education...

Instructional Design Model

Introduction Instruction design models, according to (Smith and Ragan, 1999; Anderson & Keller, 2000; Sjoukje & Cook, 2009) are models which ensure learning objective is achieved through the systematic application of instructions. Importance of Instructional Design Models These models ensure learning and training experiences are efficient, effective and appealing (Smith...

Teacher’s Professional Goals as to Learning Environment

My first professional goal is to enhance my skills in facilitating efficient classroom environment. This will be achieved through research and implementation of relevant strategies in areas of classroom management and organization, student behavior and time management. This is important because it will ensure that the students attain high performance...

Teaching Mathematics: Strategies and Standards

Introduction From studying of the two topics, it is evident that a mathematics teacher can draw the following while focussing on outcomes 1 and 2: There are various creative strategies and activities for teaching mathematics, which can be compared with learning a new game in that it takes time, perseverance...

The Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-III

Introduction Research question The research is focused on the Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-III or the WISC-III and seeks to answer the question of how it can be used to evaluate children’s intellectual functioning based on Freedom from Distractibility and Processing Speed. The research will also examine the nature of...

Mismatching College Degrees and Careers

Background In spite of the fact that people focus much attention on gaining their academic degrees, they often choose careers that are not related to their qualification or field of knowledge. Young college graduates often choose not to follow the previously selected career path associated with their specialisation or major...

Social Media Impact on English Language Learning

Introduction The popularity of social media websites and social networks increases among the students every year (Akbari, Eghtesad, & Simons, 2012, p. 2). Referring to the students’ focus on social media websites, educators are inclined to use the resources of social networks and media websites to stimulate the students’ learning...

Educational Reforms Defense: Timeline of Important Events

1647 – the Massachusetts Law of 1647 was passed. This legislative act was also known as the Old Deluder Satan Act and decreed that every town in which 50 or more families lived had to hire a teacher who would educate the local children. Every town of 100 families or...

The Requirements of Students with Disabilities

Introduction Ensuring that all children receive the necessary level of support during their learning is paramount to their future success in education. For individuals with special learning needs, the support of their teachers, counselors, and other educational staff are required for eliminating existing barriers and ensuring that they have equal...

New Media Technologies and Barriers in Teaching

Introduction to the Study Introduction The problem is that it is not quite known why some teachers are reluctant to use new media technologies in teaching. Although teachers value technology use in teaching, some teachers do not adopt or fail to use new media technologies in daily teaching (Johnson, Levine,...

Montessori Mathematics Environment in Regular Classes

This action research began with the definition of the problem to be studied and the formulation of the research questions. The problem statement focused on the analysis of the extent to which an authentic Montessori mathematics environment is compatible with the regular mathematics classes in order to fulfill the needs...

Special Education: Parent–Professional Collaboration

Collaboration Between Families and Special Education Professionals Collaboration can be understood as the process of combining efforts and working together to achieve a certain aim (Adams, Harris, & Jones, 2016, p. 59). Consequently, collaboration between parents of children with special educational needs and professionals delivering such education is the process...

Public Education: Schools Development

Introduction Democracy and national progress rely on a learned population. If people are to contribute toward the growth of a nation, they require having the capacity to write and read, and it as well helps them to understand the affairs of their state, its history, geography, and development progress. Public...

The Role of Academic Engagement

Introduction The attachment that students have to their school work which is also known as academic engagement has been identified by many researchers to be of significant importance especially if it is related to parental involvement in academic education. School attachment refers to the extent to which students feel they...

Teachers Technology Policy Analysis

The proper statement of goals is vital for communicating a strategy associated with the policy change. A large number of teachers cannot adhere to the requirement of emerging technology use in schools because they are uncomfortable with applying it. Additionally, they experience pressure from authorities, which creates misunderstanding between them...

Learning Groups and Membership Experience

Introduction In our day to day lives, we are, in one way or another, involved in a certain activity where we are required to work as a group or a team in order to learn from each other hence realizing the goals of our teams. In some activities, different individuals...

Parent Education Program and Its Importance

Cooperation between stakeholders is important in education. The state has been advocating for this and has implemented several Acts. For instance, the No Child Left Behind Act, which requires that the state consults and involves parents when developing and implementing educational programs (NCLB Action Briefs 1). Parental involvement refers to...

Identification of Learning Difficulties in Australia

Introduction The process of identifying and responding to the needs of students with learning difficulties is challenging for administrators and teachers in Australian mainstream schools. The reason is that the term ‘learning difficulties’ is too broad to be associated with one concrete strategy to overcome the problem and manage the...

W. T. White School Environmental Scanning

Plan for W. T. White School Environmental Scanning Having outlined the theme and the aims of my project, which is enabling the use of technology in W. R. White High School, as well as having presented the key participants of the technology plan implementation, the necessary resources, and the timeline...

Human Development and Learning

According to Jigsaw learning model, it is necessary to assign students to be responsible for a particular piece of the material. As such, students will be divided into four main expert groups to prepare reports on location and natural origin, plants, animals, and human interaction including protection and mosquito control....

Keller’s and Wlodkowski’s Models in Adult Learning

Scientific progress, technological advancements, sociopolitical transformations of the world community, growing competitiveness in all businesses and industries, and increasing cross-cultural interactions all together contribute to expanding requirements for professionals’ level of expertise. Education is increasingly perceived as a service and means of raising the social status and achieving financial security,...

Knowledge Is Power Program and Its Network

The Knowledge Is Power Programme (KIPP) is an organization in a form of the educational network that aims to meet the expectations of low-income families and provides children from different social and economic groups with access to education (KIPP Public Charter Schools, 2016). The KIPP Foundation monitors charter schools providing...

Intervention for Young Children with Learning Disabilities

Abstract This paper analyzes existing literature related to RTI for young children with learning disabilities. Research studies that have focused on learning disabilities are investigated in the context of how Response to Intervention (RTI) helps to address learning disabilities in early childhood education. The review also discusses strategies that teachers...

Exceptional Children: Introduction to Special Education

Justin is a second grade student who is struggling in the regular classroom. His classroom teacher met with the Child Study Team to brainstorm for appropriate regular education interventions. The interventions were not successful over a nine-week period. What is the next step for Justin? Following the failure of the...

Adult Learning Theories and Labyrinthine Learning

Adult Learning Theories Adult learning theories include andragogy, experiential learning and social cognitive theory. Andragogy defines specific characteristics of adult learners with a view of influencing implementation of effective learning strategies in adult education (Taylor & Kroth, 2009). It provides for self-directed learning, which is appropriate for adult learners. The...

Educational Leadership for Children’s Needs

Early Childhood Management Working in the early childhood education requires the development of various skills in an education professional: one needs to become a successful leader, an efficient manager, a professional negotiator, a respected chairperson, a creative teacher, etc. to provide effectively, carefully designed and implemented services. Not only the...

Training Program: Qualitative and Quantitative Research

In the education sector, an ongoing reform process includes the advancement of the curriculum for children with disabilities so that they receive similar training to their counterparts without disabilities. Some programs exist to this effect. A recurring research question has been to find out the outcomes and effectiveness of the...

Education and Society

Introduction Dewey was mainly influenced by Plato since he, Dewey, loved to read Plato’s philosophy. Despite the fact that he admired Plato, the two had two different world views. Since Plato’s view was contemplative and aristocratic while on the other base Dewey was a democratic and an activist, that is...

Financial Aid Salary Application

Introduction Modern technologies such as the Internet are revolutionizing the way different activities are undertaken. The invention of different application programs is something that has supported the goals of many business organizations and institutions. Such apps streamline information sharing, communication, decision-making, and problem-solving processes. The proposed project seeks to introduce...

The Project Management Plan for Page Middle School

Strengths Reviewing the Project Management Plan for Page Middle School that involves one-to-one laptop initiative, it is important to note that the major strength of the plan is its detailed vision and presentation. In other words, at every stage of the change preparation and implementation process, there is a precise...

Transformative Learning Theories

Introduction Transformative learning is a phrase used in learning theory to depict a process that makes the learner reassess past beliefs and occurrences previously understood within postulations obtained from other people. It is defined as learning that brings about big changes in the learner as compared to other forms of...

Learning Strategy for Different Student Groups

Introduction Varying student needs often complicate the learning process. Stated differently, one learning strategy could not successfully work for different student groups (Reid, 2005). However, just as students have different learning styles; teachers also have different teaching styles. The most common styles are the kinesthetic teaching style, tactual teaching style,...

Little Steps Early Childhood Care Center’s Practices

Family and Community Engagement Analysis Little Steps Early Childhood Care Center is an educational institution that helps children to obtain those skills and knowledge that that need at particular periods. In addition to that, teachers ensure that kids get positive attitudes towards studying so that they become likely to turn...

Learning, Career, and Education System Changes

Introduction Learning has a profound influence on one’s process of thinking, development, and professional disposition. By interacting with the learning process, learners gradually discover the most suitable career for them. Education should transform learners into critical thinkers. Any kind of learning that emphasizes on the passive acquisition of knowledge without...

Reading Performance of Learning Disabled Students

Introduction Students who read well typically do well in school. Nearly 10% of students in the American education system find it hard to improve performance (Printz, 2006). A child who does not read well has a higher possibility of being labeled with a learning disability, dropping out of school, or...

Teacher’s Behavior, School Management, Discipline

Probably, any parent would say that parenting is not easy. But parents have to deal only with their children, whom they know and love. School teachers, in contrast, have to manage big groups of children or teenagers who do not have any strong connections with them; moreover, teachers have to...

Co-Teaching for Children with Disabilities

Rural Special Education Quarterly Purpose or Problem Statement There have not been sufficient research publications on the use of co-teaching as an approach to assist students with disabilities in classroom work. Most of the documentaries are either anecdotal reports or mere technical guides (Wischnowski, Salmon & Eaton, 2004). Fuchs and...

Burnout in Saudi Arabian Special Education Teachers

Background and Introduction Being the largest state in the Middle East, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is proud of its fast social and economic development and growth. At the same time, there are still some aspects in which Saudi Arabia does not succeed. Unfortunately, special education and support services for...

School Leadership Issues and Possible Improvement

New Forms of Leadership School leadership used to revolve around the idea of maintaining the education process consistent and making learners meet the set standards for academic performance. However, in the modern global socioeconomic environment, new demands toward the existing education system have appeared, requiring graduates to possess the ability...

The WA Department of Education: Duty of Care for Students

Introduction Like a small state with its laws and policies, the school requires a specific set of rules. This is exactly what Duty of Care for Students suggests. Rationale According to Duty of Care (Department of Education, 2007), “The duty owed to students is not a duty to ensure that...

Difficulties Faced by International Students in Tampa

Introduction Securing a chance to study abroad is one of the most memorable achievements among students, especially if they enroll in countries that guarantee quality education. In most cases, bright students who demonstrate the willingness to further their studies in foreign countries get this opportunity. However, it is crucial to...

Philosophy of Children Education

My Philosophy of Education Children have different learning styles. A teacher needs to be aware of diverse learning styles to adjust his or her methods to different learners. A teacher must endeavor to establish the learner’s style of learning and devise appropriate instructional strategies. Learners are not blank slates for...

Students Assessment Approaches in the UAE

Introduction According to a report by Garrison and Ehringhaus (2011, p. 1, para. 1), the approach that is used in assessing students is slowly changing because of the changing social demands. For a long time, students’ assessment was primarily based on academic performance. Excellence in academic performance was the only...

Adult Education: Affordances and Constraints

Abstract At the present, demand for higher education has continued to rise especially in the case of adult learners who perceive added credentials in education as a stepping-stone towards a better position and a more fulfilling career. Suffice it to say there are many means of continued education that these...

Digital Citizenship Education Proposal in Saudi Arabia

Abstract This paper is a digital citizenship education proposal aiming to explore the competence level of Saudi Arabia teachers working in different grade levels of teaching. The proposal focuses on such core definitions as the e-citizenship and the digital citizen considering them through the literature review related to the topic....

Pathways of Adult Learning

Introduction Differences between adult learners and young learners are crucial in order to develop the most effective strategies to educate, demonstrate, teach, and share the experience. If two students interested in adult education are oriented to sharing their opinions regarding the learning experience received during the course on the aspects...

Learning Disabled Students: Teaching and Parenting

Introduction “Learning disability (LD) is a general term that describes specific kinds of learning problems. A learning disability can cause a person to have trouble learning and using certain skills; most of these skills affect reading, writing, listening, speaking, reasoning, and doing math” (NASET, 2004, p. 2). People with learning...

Organizational and Individual Learning Concepts

p. 240 Read the Abstract for an overall summary of the article In the article under analysis, the authors investigate the peculiar features of organizational learning and individual learning and clarify the benefits of each concept in terms of the abilities that learners could develop. A longitudinal study is offered...

Student Assessment as a Teacher’s Responsibility

Student assessment is one of the most critical activities that a teacher cannot ignore. In any case, student assessment is a responsibility for every teacher (Nitkor & Brookhart, 2011). Student assessment entails evaluating learning and development of a student. In addition, the development of both social and emotional aspects of...

Response to Intervention and Best Practices

Role of School personnel in RTI Responsiveness to Intervention (RTI) is defined as the practice of offering the best interventions or instructions to meet student needs (Boyles, 4). It can also be described as using the rate of learning per unit time and performance level for crucial decision making. School...

Physical Education in California Schools

Physical education was first introduced to Elementary schools in the United States in the early 1950s. At first, according to Lumpkin (1985), it was implemented to help students to develop skills in different areas, learn about the different sports, and develop social interactions through group activities. Back then, it was...

Studying Abroad: Benefits for Chinese Students

No doubt choosing a university belongs to several fateful decisions that almost all high school students are concerned about. Thus, some students prefer studying in other countries as long as their families can afford it. At the same time, others decide to attend universities in their countries. In the first...

England and Cuba Education Funding Issues

Introduction Education is a very important aspect of human development. An education system aims at providing people with knowledge and skills that would help them tackle day-to-day challenges. Therefore every responsible society tries to ensure high level of education to its people. The importance of education in human development is...

What Affects Progress and Performance in UAE Schools?

Since 1971, education in UAE has been a major priority aimed at preparing competent, reflective and highly committed students. Initially before the leadership of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the UAE populace involved itself in pearl diving, fishing, and date palm cultivation. Dramatic changes began with the...

Teaching English Language Learners: Observation

Observation and Description Overall Teaching Situation In this classroom, the teacher stands in front of the students, and they face each other. The class seems to be composed of 10 or fewer students who are a good number of maximum efficiency (Hill, 2006). Some students are seated in pairs, whereas...

Early Childhood Profession in Australia

Executive Summary This report analyses the state of early childhood profession in Australia. Numerous features characterise early childhood profession. They include passion, creativity, and flexibility. Various complexities impact early childhood profession in Australia. They include lack of national harmonisation of employment and compensation of early childhood professionals. The country does...

Conceptual Tool Use in Instructional Design

Theories play a key role in the sphere of instructional design because they are used to provide frameworks and backgrounds for practice (Fyle, Moseley, & Hayes, 2012; Honebein & Honebein, 2014). In their article “Struggling with Theory? A Qualitative Investigation of Conceptual Tool Use in Instructional Design,” Yanchar, South, Williams,...

Mobile Learning Efficacy in Saudi Arabia

Introduction Background of study The introduction of technology in education has greatly improved the delivery of education to learners, as well as the outcome of learning nowadays. This can be attributed to the fact that technology has influenced the restructuring of education system and enhanced academic excellence. One of the...

Effective Teamwork: Characteristics and Stages

Describe Teamwork Teamwork refers to individual contributions brought together towards achievement of common purpose. In respect to this, group purpose is given priority over individual needs to strengthen the interactions and relationship amongst members. Teamwork often comprises of individuals that have got passion to attain a given objective of solving...

Educational Formative and Summative Assessment

Formative and summative assessment are different sides of collecting information about students’ learning and evaluating the current system of education. Since a well-balanced assessment system integrates both types, the task of paramount importance is to understand why they are significant, how they work, and how a teacher can apply this...

The Importance of Education in a Globalized Society

The importance of education in the globalized society has made a curriculum the heart of any educational institution providing formal education since it defines all aspects of the learning process and reflects students’ experiences. Furthermore, the notion has come to designate not only a set of standards but also a...

Studying Abroad and Graduate Employability

Executive Summary & Introduction The current graduate labour market is facing challenges of absorbing graduates who lack necessary skills into higher skill jobs. A decade ago, graduates were employed in higher skill jobs contrary to current situation where modern graduate occupations require new and specialized technical expertise. Recent technological developments...

Classroom, System-Level and Leadership Assessments

Classroom Assessment Large-scale assessment programs are the foundation for the modern education reform initiative. All types of assessments help to guide improvements in instruction and learning. The most common evaluations that have proven effective are quizzes, tests, and writing assignments. There are also other assessments that teachers use regularly in...

Teaching Philosophy in Early Childhood Development

Nature/Nurture Concept and Debate The five domains of early childhood development constitute the early development instrument perspective (Curtin, Browne, Staines, & Perry, 2016), from which an important aspect of teaching philosophy can be explored. It is recognized today that all five domains should be addressed in an integrated manner, so...

Educational Partnership: Teachers, Students, Parents

Summary in English In the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the field of education, its development, and the impact on other spheres of life are important topics for discussion. During the last decade, the UAE education has undergone considerable changes and improvements, and it is necessary to understand if students and...

Diversity in Elementary School Learners

Introduction It is upon the Christian teachers to combine personal narratives, useful materials to understand complex people or situations, and the use of scriptures to progress in their teaching in the classroom (Parker, 2012). Modern students have much diversity and their teachers must learn how to handle the diversities. There...

Learning Difficulties in Australia

Introduction Students with learning difficulties (SLDs) exhibit difficulties in several areas that affect their educational outcomes. The operational and conceptual meaning of the term learning difficulties varies widely among different countries or cultures. Nevertheless, most definitions draw from five basic key elements. Namely, learning difficulties emerge from a multiplicity of...

Cultural Awareness in Omani English Language Teachers

Introduction English language teaching is one of the most important fields in the teaching process around the world. Bassnett et al. (2000) says that second language learners usually experience difficulty when interacting with native speakers. This difficulty is as a result of missing gaps between teaching and classroom setting. The...

Special Education and Teacher Burnout

Complications special education teachers have in their professional life are immense. Questions like whether there are any factors that help special education teachers deal with the realities of their profession are high on the agenda of educational circles. Researchers have been able to identify some factors that make significant contributions...

Teachers’ Perceptions of Learning Disabilities

Abstract The study investigates the teachers’ perception of students with learning disabilities in the United Arab Emirates schools. Research made it clear that the teachers of different grade levels have different perceptions of their students with learning impairments: some instructors positively perceive them while others have negative perceptions. The future...

African-American Male Principals and Educators

Introduction While discussing the phenomenon relative to the number of African-American male educators and principals working in K-12 public schools in the United States, it is important to note that the total number of such personnel is extraordinarily low and trending downward to address the growing instructional and disciplinary needs...

Designing Adult Illiteracy Elimination Programs

Introduction The recognition of the importance and the necessity of education for the development of society has become a significant achievement of human civilization. Today, such a fundamental education level indicator as the literacy rate is acknowledged as a crucial element of the development of a country. Promoting literacy in...

Saudi English Learning Students’ Reading Difficulties

Introduction Citizens of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are ethnically diverse with the majority (90%) being Arab and the official language is Islam (Alrashidi and Phan 34). The country practices segregation of education based on gender and follows religious and cultural beliefs in effecting its curriculum for schools. Nevertheless, the...

Instruction Design Model: Teaching and Learning Process

Introduction Instruction design models, according to (Smith and Ragan, 1999; Anderson & Keller, 2000; Sjoukje & Cook, 2009) are models which ensure learning objective is achieved through the systematic application of instructions. Importance of Instructional Design Models These models ensure learning and training experiences are efficient, effective and appealing (Smith...

Children at Risk and Interventions in Saudi Arabia

Abstract This paper addresses the issue of children at risk, and possible interventions and changes to their curriculums that might be used to improve the outcomes. The study is based on scholarly literature, and, after addressing the importance of the issue, provides a review of a number of studies and...

Advanced Education in Computational Science

My main reason for choosing better and advanced education in a competitive field of study at LMU lies in the personal perspective of life. It also provides a special chance to engage character and intelligence to advance knowledge, especially in this era of computerization and technologically advancing platforms. Considering the...

The Efficiency of the American Education System

Introduction Americans began developing their education system as early as after the American Revolution. The founding fathers of America envisioned a nation that gave equal academic opportunities to its citizens. The education system they established in the 18th century has undergone many transformations before becoming what it is today. Currently,...

Organizational Change in Colleges and Universities

Leaders in educational institutions are challenged to address the needs of stakeholders within the constantly changing environment. Any changes in the stakeholders’ demands can provoke the need for a new initiative proposed by leaders. Such external factors as government and state funding can also lead to creating the necessity of...

Paperless Education: Positive and Negative Effects

Introduction Going paperless has it downsides, but the benefits seem to outweigh the disadvantages. Boards need to prepare for the transition by studying how much money would be saved by eliminating copying costs and how much it would cost to put documents and other information online. Of course, not everyone...

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)

Introduction “IDEA, (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) is a federal law in the United States that governs the way states and public agencies provide special education and also early interventions, related services to children with disabilities” (Danaher & Goode, 2004). It is made up of four parts, General provisions which...

Higher Education and Globalization in Today’s Realities

The American way of life stresses the need for college education among its citizens. Currently, people from all walks of life seek higher education for several reasons, including economical and social reasons. About five decades ago, college education provided a viable avenue for improving the economic status of the citizens...

Self-Efficacy and Self-Concept in Students

Educators are increasingly interested in the role of students’ judgments about their competencies and the self-play in the process of acquiring skills and knowledge. The introduction of two self-constructs has immensely enriched the field of educational psychology: self-concept and self-efficacy, which has allowed us to understand better human functioning in...

Special Education Contributions and Experience

Introduction Special education refers to explicit instructions that are drawn to equip children who have any form of disability whereas their parents incur little or no charges. The children are instructed in schools, churches, hospitals, homes, and other special setups that are interested in children’s education (Wilmshurst & Brue, 2010)....

Early Childhood Education: Studies Review

Introduction According to Heymann (2003), the results of several studies that have been conducted in several countries show that preschool education is critical in the development of the social, cognitive and emotional aspects of an individual (p. 1). To ensure that future generations are sustainable, it is thus important to...

Young Children, Their Families, and Communities

Unit 2 “Young Children, Their Families, and Communities” prepared by Paciorek (2012) addressed the issues connected to the families and communities in which these children live. The authors of articles in the unit invited the reader to reflect on his or her family as well as compare the issues children...

Multiple Intelligence Theory and Education

Introduction In 1983, Howard Gardener developed a Multiple Intelligence Theory that featured prominently in his book, ‘Frames of Minds’ (Chapman, 2003). The theory was widely accepted across various fields of education and it became a classical model which was used to understand and teach the various aspects of human intelligence...

Efficient Interaction in Distance Learning Classroom

Learning Styles and Distance Education Virtual learning has become a modern trend that connects teachers and learners through an online instructional learning process supported by sophisticated technologies, including computers and information technology (Kim, Kwon, & Cho, 2011). Recent trends indicate that learners and instructors have regarded distance-learning classrooms as efficient...

Children’s Early Learning and Development

Introduction This paper offers a framework for explaining how researchers, educators and the rest of the society’s perception regarding the child educational development contribute to learning and development. Moreover, this framework explores relations between various theoretical views on children’s cognitive and social growth, the role of the society and educators...

Students Discipline Plan and Behavior Management

Introduction Discipline is an important factor which determines a student’s reaction to learning, and how one relates with both teachers and fellow students. Discipline is formed through the behaviour a student exhibits in class, and that influences their performance outcome and learning skills. There are various ways a teacher can...

Special Education Teachers and Parents: Collaboration

A Qualitative Research Proposal This qualitative study will explore how the use of technologies can enhance collaboration between special education teachers and parents of children requiring special education services in early childhood. The ability for the special education teacher to communicate and collaborate with parents of students receiving special education...

Four Management Functions in Teaching

Being a student means learning to work in a team. No matter how good one’s personal academic score is, the skills of communicating the goals and the means of attaining them, as well as solving the emerging conflicts in a team efficiently, are the key qualities that are sought by...

The Educational Leadership Importance

Report The class materials explore the importance of educational leadership and teamwork. The materials highlight the importance of teams in every learning organisation. The readings also explain how organisational leaders can develop new teams in order to achieve their goals. The readings also highlight the benefits of middle and distributed...