Tag: Schools

Teacher Education Program
Teacher Education Program

My name is Jenna Haake. I just graduated with my masters from Boston College in moderate special needs. This past year, I spent my time as an intern at the Countryside School in Newton working […] Read More

Arthur Benjamin: Teach statistics before calculus!
Arthur Benjamin: Teach statistics before calculus!

Now, if President Obama invited me to be the next Czar of Mathematics, then I would have a suggestion for him that I think would vastly improve the mathematics education in this country. And it […] Read More

Race to the Top for Education Reform
Race to the Top for Education Reform

The President: Hello, everybody. You guys look really cute in those chairs. (Laughter.) I am pleased to be joined today by my outstanding Education Secretary, Arne Duncan, at Graham Road Elementary School, one of Virginia’s […] Read More

Salute to Teachers
Salute to Teachers
Teachers & Teens Swap Snacks
Teachers & Teens Swap Snacks
Saving Schools: History, Politics, and Policy in U.S. Education | HarvardX on edX | About Video
Saving Schools: History, Politics, and Policy in U.S. Education | HarvardX on edX | About Video

I’m Paul Peterson. I’m the director of the education policy and governance program at Harvard University. Clearly, the US educational system needs to do better by its next generation of students so that they can […] Read More

Religious Rights in Education
Religious Rights in Education

In 2011, a consortium of European researchers conducted research on the manner in which educational law is applied to regulate religious rights in state-funded schools. In particular, the research reviewed the accommodation of Islam in […] Read More

Students schooled up in money skills
Students schooled up in money skills
Supporting deaf children in schools and teaching English as a second language to deaf teenagers
Supporting deaf children in schools and teaching English as a second language to deaf teenagers
Education talks | Listening to students makes better reforms
Education talks | Listening to students makes better reforms

What inspired you to make changes to your curriculum? The first thing is we engaged in some national research and that research showed us that students, in particular at the lower-end of post-primary education were […] Read More