Category: Education

English Class vs Language Arts in Education

Most schools do not put enough emphasis on the fine arts, namely, as an example–the art of language. In an English class the teacher will focus on reading skills, reading comprehension, grammar and vocabulary–but language arts is recognizing written word as an art form. Yes we do want our students to study and master the

Scavenger Hunt – Education and Entertainment

For the sake of creativity in teaching use something old and keep it new. Scavenger Hunting is a great way to teach. Not only will your students be able to learn something new but, enjoy the time doing so. During the years teaching I would look for alternative ways to teach valuable lessons. Some were

How Much Does a Radiology School Cost?

If you’re thinking about entering the world of x-ray technology, you’re probably wondering “How much does a radiology school cost?” Like most educational programs, however, the cost depends on many factors, so there is no way to give one straight answer that will apply to all schools and all students. Cost is an important factor

Who Owns the Public Schools?

Part of the series: School Is Hell Who Owns the Public Schools? “Without a real private competitive market for education in America, all that is available is what the state education central planners choose to provide.” — Richard M. Ebeling, President, The Future of Freedom Foundation The so-called “public” school system does not belong to

Philosophy on Literacy

It will be my responsibility as a teacher of language arts to challenge, motivate, and support students in becoming proficient readers, writers, speakers, listeners, and thinkers. The common goal for students is to become independent readers and writers, but the paths that they will take to achieve this goal will be very varied. Students’ learning

Education And Schooling In Algorfa, Spain

An application well in advance of the commencing year is required as you can imagine this facility is very popular indeed, a small monthly charge for each child attending and a copy of your Childs vaccinations and birth certificate amongst other documentation and information will be required. To inscribe your child you will need to

My Story – "Why I Became a Teacher"

Imagine, the year is 1964; you are entering into the sixth grade. While it is a pleasant day, every fiber of your being realizes that something is different about this opening day of school. Your parents did not prepare you for this. The air is so thick that you can barely breathe. As you look

The Educational Benefits of Card Games

Playing card games can be a unique educational experience for children. The positive effects of games like that can be enormous. Besides the obvious entertainment benefit there are other great benefits that parents and educators must consider. In this article I will explain some of those benefits using popular card games such as Taki (or