In Hong Kong, gifted education was not placed as an education policy until the release of Education Commission Report No. 4 in 1990, which addressed serious inadequacies in gifted education for Hong Kongs most bright and talented students (Education Commission Report No. 4, 1990). In 1995, Fung Hon Chu...
When it comes to education, we disregard the question to why it’s so valuable. “Excitement, thrill, apprehension and all those human emotions were governing me as they do to every other individual who enters an unknown environment.” Isn’t this what education should feel like? I mean to be...
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Ethics and Education
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R.S. Peters’ ‘The justification of
Stefaan E. Cuypers
Institute of Philosophy...
they should not be required to meet the general education requirements of most colleges, but should instead be able to use the time taking classes relevant to their career field. Many people argue that because of these reasons college is not worthwhile. However, despite these facts, going to college...
Historically, education has been used to serve a number of different functions and purposes. In Australia, the Melbourne Declaration of Educational Goals for Young Australians proposes that education is for ensuring intellectual, physical, social and other aesthetic...
future. It is very important to use well the study period, because getting employment after leaving university will be much simpler and easier. It is worthwhile to utilize this time not only for serene student life, but to deepen the knowledge. It is necessary to be an active student, to get in touch with...
advocate foreign destinations for education, others strongly feel that it is always better to complete studies in the home country.
The people who strongly recommend foreign varsities for pursuing education feel that this lays opportunities or better standard of education at the disposal of the pupils...
Some people read to learn, some read for amusement and others read only when it is absolutely necessary. Whatever the reason is, time spent on reading is never time wasted. Reading is always worthwhile because everything we read can become useful. I believe that we can enrich...
system. We have been enculturated in an environment that prizes the prestige of higher education, often with an undertone suggesting that post secondary schooling is a necessary step on the road to success. This experience is flooded with order. Schedules are central to any regular day at school, and the...
'The Objective of Education Is Learning'
*'The Objective of Education Is Learning, Not Teaching'*
*In their book,** *Turning Learning Right Side Up: Putting Education Back on Track*, authors Russell L. Ackoff and Daniel Greenberg point out that today's education system is seriously flawed --...
assimilated to knowledge that already exists. “When adults learn, they build on or modify networks that have been created through previous learning and experience.” (Wlodkowski, p.11). By understanding this basic biological fact, teachers and designers, must be able to connect the material that is to be learned...
enterprise and use my gained experience for the betterment of the organization and, if possible, improve the way it serves society.
My long-term objective is, in addition, to invest and hold equity in growing companies with sound leadership, teams which are serving a worthwhile human need.
The 21st Century Education: My Reflection
By: SUSAN T. APAREJO
Master Teacher 1
“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better”
Being the principal of the biggest and leading secondary school in the Division of Gingoog City, this 21st century education for me is a total...
A strong nation and a free nation can only base itself upon education.
In order to make life worthwhile it is also necessary to acquire other things that can only come about after the acquisition of learning. Learning and technical training must be nurtured by faith in God, reverence for the human...
Education means the acquisition of knowledge and experiences as well as the development of skills, habits and attitudes which help a person to lead a full and worthwhile life in this world. It is a process of training the individual through various experiences of his life so...
PAMANTASAN NG LUNGSOD NG MAYNILA
Graduate School of Arts, Sciences and Education
Course Title : Foundations of Education
Topic : Historical antecedents, their effects on education from the philosophical points
Discussant : Rosalyn A. dela Cruz
Professor : Dr. Ceferina M.P. Taringting
have been conducted proving that music is vital to a child's education and development. However, many school systems have had to make budget cuts, and one of the first things to be removed was the music program. Music is important in education for many reasons. Recent studies have proven that taking...
This paper will address the issue with which a lot of people have been plagued: “Do I need a degree or experience for employment?” This is a question that is kind of hard to answer. Some job positions require one or both. There are even jobs that you do not really need one or...
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The implications of Nyerere’s theory of education to contemporary education in Kenya
Joseph W. Nasongo1* and Lydiah L. Musungu2
Department of Educational Foundations, Masinde Muliro University of Science...
13 March 2013
Higher Education is A Gambling
The most insistent educational question of the past five years has been: Whether the college is worthy of going to? The response varies. Some argue, the chief value in going to college is that it’s the only way to learn it...
it got tougher and frustrating but I was able to get a handle on it.” -Dominick
As a beginning teacher with all of my experience within the last year in a special education school, and the high school portion of my student teaching with a teacher who taught classes with heavy concentrations of repeat...
Education worthless without free speech?
by Nagla Rizk
Cairo - Last month I was invited to participate in The Doha Debates, a televised forum where experts debate the region’s most controversial topics, to discuss the motion: “Education is worthless without freedom of speech”. At the outset, one would...
Making a Case for Premarital Education" – Article Review
Based on current information gathered from empirical analysis, professional/public opinion, and rational debate, Stanley (2001) constructed four arguments that support an increased need for premarital counseling. The arguments were “ presented...
their education at colleges or universities in broad such as Britain, Australia or America. And, many middle or high-income families have sent their children overseas to study. The idea of going overseas for the education is an exciting prospect for many people. But while the overseas education may offer...
necessary to be ready for the world at the appropriate time, and that public school is the place to get the necessary experience. Richard G. Medlin Ph.D. in the NHERI (National Home Education Research Institute) says, Children who are homeschooled “. . . may be more socially mature, and have better leadership...
Education has always been an important part of my life beginning with my family
and it has evolved to become important to me as an individual. I began my educational
career in Belton, Missouri just outside of Kansas City. It was a very rural area not very
rich with culture, just your basic Midwestern...
Sold on a Worthwhile Experience
For the summer of 2010, I worked as an advertising and marketing intern for Classic Properties in Dunmore, PA, a borough of the Scranton area. This was an unpaid position that I volunteered to take on in order to gain professional experience and to add some extra...
Education for the Future
According to the Oxford Dictionary “Education is the process of receiving or giving systematic instruction, especially at school or university level”. Nowadays, there are dozens of theories about education and most of them consider what its aims should be and what type of subjects...
controversial statements in American education: Parent involvement can make a difference in a child’s education. Two-thirds of teachers surveyed (Public Agenda, 2003) believed that their students would perform better in school if their parents were more involved in their child’s education, while 72% of parents say...
Education, if looked at beyond its conventional boundaries, forms the very essence of all our actions. What we do is what we know and have learned, either through instructions or through observation and assimilation. When we are not making an effort to learn, our mind is always processing new information...