13 December 2013
Over the years, the United States has encountered numerous amounts of schools shootings. With every attack that has occurred, how have we failed to stop them? In the future, parents of the students...
Analysis and Synthesis
The student I chose for this case study is a second grade student at an elementary
school. I will call him John Smith. John is a Hispanic student who has two other
siblings: a younger brother in first grade and a newborn sister. I chose John after
observing him in the...
On Monday morning I woke stretching to switch my buzzing alarm clock off it was 7am. I did not sleep very well because it was my first day at secondary. Part of the night I was feeling restless but I did not know why. I was feeling rather anxious throughout the night but I was happy to start a new...
My First Day of High School
“Beep, Beep, Beep!” 6:00 A.M my alarm clock was activated, it was time for me to get ready and prepared myself for my first day of High School as a freshman student in Piscataway Vo – Tech High School. Fear, excitement, and all of these different...
into my first school in St.thomas . I had traveled a long distance from dominica in order to join my father, who had been here for a long time , hoping America would help my future. My father decided that I would be better off going to school here, so I enrolled in the local high school in my new town...
Home-School Vs. Day School
When it come to eduction we think about doing home-school or day school. For instance, People may choose to educated by parents or professional teachers. They both have advantages and disadvantages but I prefer people to study in day school with professional teachers.
summer break? Lately, the Union City Board of Education has been considering that it may be necessary to switch from the traditional school year to having year round school in order to properly educate the students in this area. In my personal opinion, I most likely agree with the Union City Board of Education...
“As they walk down the aisle, people who were my middle – school lab partners… glare at me. I close my eyes. This is what I’ve been dreading, I am sitting alone.”(pg.3)
“Rachel Bruin, my ex – friend. She stares at something above my left ear. Words climb up my throat… If there is anyone in the...
smooth and efficient functioning of management system. Technology at institution plays a vital role in stream lining the whole system of day to day functioning.
School ERP System forms the backbone of every instituion in the modern world . The success of this system lies in correct knowledge dissemination...
student during the day. Schools that make uniforms mandatory say, “Uniforms make us united as a school” (Evan 1). They do not serve any other purpose but to distract students. Wearing uniforms is hindering the public; students should not wear uniforms during school.
Instead of the school making uniforms...
My first day of high school was very intimidating, to say the least. I had been excited all summer, but when it time for the first day, I was petrified. I walked in and went directly to my locker. Everyone in the freshman hallway looked overwhelmed, so I knew I wasn’t alone.
When I got to my first...
The school week should be shortened for the following reasons: It could save millions of dollars; there would be less stress on students; there will be fewer absences from both students and teachers.
With the school week shortened there is a possibility of saving...
Residential schools began in the 1840s in Markham, Ontario, by the government and the Church. Their official reason for opening was to provide First Nation children with an education and to integrate them into the Canadian society. That is what they told the public, though they later...
In many countries, Teachers' Days (or Teachers Day) are intended to be special days for the appreciation of teachers, and may include celebrations to honour them for their special contributions in a particular field area, or the community in general. The date on which Teachers' day is celebrated...
The Great Debate: School Uniforms
If someone is asked what their opinion on school uniforms is and why, their answer is either “I support the idea because it is less stress for students” or “I don’t support the idea because it violates the first amendment right.” School uniforms and why they...
Today if there is any institution which exerts the greatest influence on us after the family, it is the school. The years that we spend in school are not merely time spent in learning and filling our minds with knowledge, but also time spent in moulding our character, acquiring various attitudes and...
The First Day of School
The first day of school is one of a child’s most significant moments of his or her life. Starting off kindergarten can be quite dreadful but a mother’s presence will reassure you that everything will be fine from the very start. In the story, “The First Day”, the author conveys...
High School compared to middle school
Before I entered high school, I thought it was going to be easy. I now realize that I was very wrong. I thought I would hardly ever get homework and that I would have tons of time to relax at home. I didn’t realized it would be so much work. I will tell you what...
Identify the main types of state and independent schools.
All children in England between the ages of 5 and 16 are entitled to a free place at a state school.
Most state schools have to follow National Curriculum the most common ones are:
* Community schools: controlled by the local council and not influenced...
Cyber schools are the latest step in home education. Based entirely online, most cyber schools are regulated by the Department of Education. These schools offer state-certified teachers and present students with lots of options when it comes to subjects, electives and graduation...
No Longer School Days
School should not be lengthened by two hours for the student will be able to receive extra help with their homework. Every day, a lot of teenagers spend six to eight hours in America’s high schools, which is already enough time. Even though school being lengthened would...
Starting Middle School
The night before middle school, I had mixed feelings. I was kind of nervous but excited at the same time about starting middle school. I had spent the day with my best friend, Mindy, swimming in her backyard. Afterwards, I came home and packed my school supplies in my backpack...
became a day to honor all veterans of any war. This day was originally called ‘Armistice Day’ but was changed to ‘Veterans Day’ later on. Veterans Day originated because people thought that veterans needed a day to be celebrated, and to thank them for their service, originally, it was a day to celebrate...
Children Day 14th November
In India, Children's day is celebrated on the 14th November every year. As a tribute Children's Day is celebrated on the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday. Lovingly called 'Chacha Nehru' which means Uncle Nehru by the kids, Jawaharlal Nehru gave...
My mother accompanied me to school on the first day. Other parents accompanied their children as well. We all waited in front of the school office.
Soon a teacher came and led us to some classrooms. There we were put into four separate classes. This was when some children began to cry as the parents...
August for summer classes.
My first day at the Bridge International school was wonderful. When I arrived at the
Bridge International School, I did not know what to expect, but my first day was amazing. I saw some old friends that I was schooling in the same school with, before the Bridge. I made new...
The years I spent in high school were truly memorable to say the least. Looking back on those days now as a much more mature, responsible, and overall better person, I believe that the experiences I had over those three years are responsible for making me the person I am today. Paradoxically enough,...
Homework – Semester #2 HW #9 – Essay
Do you think that we should have longer school days? In this essay, I’m going to explain why we schools shouldn't be longer.
The first reason why we shouldn't have extended school days is that you have less family time. Lets say your family is playing a board game...
The horrible third day that wasn't
By Alexis Sullivan
The thought of finally entering high school (the place where boys had real facial hair and people drove cars to school) seemed like the biggest feat in my short life when I first entered ninth grade.
I spent the whole month of August...
Most people remember their first and last day of high school, right?! Well at least the last day of high school! Well Beth thought high school was a breeze, and that college would be so much more entertaining and easier. When thinking about college she thought about all the freedom, no parents telling...