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  • Inclusive practice is a necessity for 21st-century classrooms. Inclusive education is not a detriment to academia. Rather, inclusion not only benefits the students with special needs on a social level, but also benefits general education students as well. Soon, this will be common practice for all.

    21st Century Education: Inclusion in the Classroom

    21st Century Education: Inclusion in the Classroom

    by JourneyHolm0

  • Understanding the power of electricity we humans harness is necessary for the wise use and creation of this valuable resource. Many powerplants around the globe produce this resource for the massive consumption now experienced but often at great cost to the environment. Hopefully, a number of the young minds now exploring the basics of electricity will be the ones to develop technology that provides a clean, safe form of this resource humans value and consume so much.

    What is Electricity?:  Lesson Plan for High School Students

    What is Electricity?: Lesson Plan for High School Students

    by Teresa Coppens2

  • Are you a college-bound teen? Discover how to make adjustments such as dealing with your new freedom, making new friends, and balancing school-work with other activities.

    Helpful Advice for Freshmen About College Life

    Helpful Advice for Freshmen About College Life

    by Yvette Stupart PhD6

  • There are lots of good reasons to go to graduate school: A higher degree usually means higher earnings over time. A graduate education lets you dig deeper into a subject that you’re passionate about. You can make valuable connections in graduate...

    PhD or MBA—Choosing the Right Graduate Degree for You

    PhD or MBA—Choosing the Right Graduate Degree for You

    by ManekiNeko8

  • This is my story of teaching English from 2007 until 2010 in Thailand. I relive my experiences of teaching in government and private schools in the Bangkok area.

    What's It Like Teaching English in Thailand

    What's It Like Teaching English in Thailand

    by Paul Richard Kuehn15

  • A winning scholarship essay can be worth thousands of dollars. Make your essay the strongest it can be so you win a scholarship. Read the key elements and samples of winning scholarship essays.

    The Art of the Scholarship Essay

    The Art of the Scholarship Essay

    by Nadia Archuleta4

  • Great teachers bring happiness to their students. Alexander the Great said, “I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well”.

    Qualities of Great Teachers

    Qualities of Great Teachers

    by Stella Aligizaki8

  • Practice test questions for Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare. Great for teachers and students. Best for English literature grade 9. Feel free to cut and paste into your exam.

    Romeo and Juliet Test Questions

    Romeo and Juliet Test Questions

    by clairewait0

  • Resources and study strategies to help you pass organic chemistry. These ochem study tips are written by a student who did well in the ochem I and II and includes useful advice shared by a professor.

    How to Pass Organic Chemistry

    How to Pass Organic Chemistry

    by Melanie Shebel1

  • College dropouts can achieve all of the success a college graduate can. This article covers 10 things all college dropouts want you to know - especially those who did complete college.

    10 Things College Dropouts Want You to Know

    10 Things College Dropouts Want You to Know

    by David Livermore2

  • A list of comma rules with examples and explanations.

    10 Comma Rules

    10 Comma Rules

    by Kenna Jackson0

  • The transition from home to dorm can sometimes be a little more than scary. Here are some tips on how to cope with the big move from dependent or independent.

    Dorm Life: Tips for Freshmen Girls

    Dorm Life: Tips for Freshmen Girls

    by WickedLittleLiar4

  • Frogs are fascinating creatures for young children. They make excellent specimens for the live study of life cycles or metamorphosis as the young are quite easy to raise to adulthood. How many young boys (and girls too) have revelled in the adventure of frogging at a nearby pond or water body. I am sure there are far less who have had this experience compared to the older generation. As well, many students will again encounter these creatures in the high school laboratory.

    Life Cycle of a Frog: Lesson Plan for Elementary Students

    Life Cycle of a Frog: Lesson Plan for Elementary Students

    by Teresa Coppens30

  • Although they tend to be all about your own experiences, writing a descriptive essay can be challenging. Have no fear, here are some tips to set you on the right track to a good descriptive essay.

    Tips for Writing a Descriptive Essay

    Tips for Writing a Descriptive Essay

    by Lisa8

  • Children are so interesting that it's easy to get distracted. This sample paper covers the questions you should be asking yourself before beginning your observation to keep you on track.

    Sample Observation Paper for Child Development

    Sample Observation Paper for Child Development

    by Kimberly Lake1

  • Authored by James Muñoz History is the academic discipline that gives the human species the ability to understand the present through past events. History allows for a more comprehensible illumination of the present; the possibilities of our...

    History as Art or Science

    History as Art or Science

    by SHREDDER680

  • Students’ test scores are a big deal because they often determine how much funding a school receives, or how likely the school will continue to recruit quality students. What factors affect how high a student scores?

    Factors That Affect Students' Test Scores

    Factors That Affect Students' Test Scores

    by Megan Machucho0

  • Each spring, countless parents realize they can't afford to send their child to college. That's because many Americans are now priced out of the market.

    When Parents Can't Afford College

    When Parents Can't Afford College

    by ologsinquito11

  • Find a few tips on how to teach Roman numerals to children, along with some reasons why teaching Roman numerals to young children is a great idea. You will also find a refresher on Roman numerals.

    How to Teach Roman Numerals

    How to Teach Roman Numerals

    by Jason McBride0

  • Experience is showing that wise water management is key to the success of a civilization. This article shows what a career in this field could entail and how to get training.

    Land Use vs. Watershed Management Degrees

    Land Use vs. Watershed Management Degrees

    by watergeek3

  • Grading writing assignments is one of the more time consuming and thankless tasks of teaching. These tips and techniques will help you power through your piles of papers faster!

    How to Grade Assignments Faster

    How to Grade Assignments Faster

    by Kymberly Fergusson12

  • To write a worthwhile review, it is not enough to think back on movies you've recently seen. Try to watch the movie you've chosen in the theatre or on a large screen, and be sure to take notes as you watch. If you are bent on professionalism, it is...

    Do it Right! The Basics of Film Review

    Do it Right! The Basics of Film Review

    by LaurelB4

  • An innovative training to help students to be prepared and neutralize relational and emotional bully attacks with non-violent and effective techniques.

    A Victim Inoculation Program for Bullying

    A Victim Inoculation Program for Bullying

    by William E Krill Jr1

  • What is the purpose of an historical research paper? It is not what you might think. It is much more in depth than just reciting history. A research paper in history is an exercise in exploration and supporting theories. Too often, a student...

    The Purpose of an Historical Research Paper

    The Purpose of an Historical Research Paper

    by Rebecca Graf1

  • That little mark, so like the apostrophe in its looks causes some writers to NEVER use it. But, we need Mister Comma and he's here to tell you all about his wonderful job description - from the and's and the but's to the strange intricate sentences that change meanings without him. Mister Comma insists that you "don't be stupid".

    The Comma: Common Grammar Errors

    The Comma: Common Grammar Errors

    by Cynthia Calhoun53

  • Every teacher knows that no matter how meticulously you plan your daily lessons, there may still be days when a few minutes remain in the period. Here is just one downtime game that you can use to foster observation and critical thinking skills, as well as a bit of entertainment for you and your students!

    Classroom Downtime Game: Who Has the Ball?

    Classroom Downtime Game: Who Has the Ball?

    by Madeline Madison3

  • Competition allows students to exploit their real capabilities and maximize their true potential. It is most productive when it occurs among students of similar abilities.

    The Value of Competition in the Classroom

    The Value of Competition in the Classroom

    by Joyette Fabien13

  • Investigating current electricity is a great hands on experience for kids to grasp the basic concepts of a resource so important to their daily lives. A circuit board makes the experience less frustrating and so much easier to demonstrate. With this circuit board it is possible to demonstrate series, parallel and a combination of both these circuits clearly and easily.

    How to Make a Circuit Board to Demonstrate Simple Electrical Circuits for Kids

    How to Make a Circuit Board to Demonstrate Simple Electrical Circuits for Kids

    by Teresa Coppens2

  • What does it take to survive and thrive in one of the most demanding jobs in the world?

    The Effective  Teacher

    The Effective Teacher

    by Al Greenbaum0

  • When your professor requests that you write your paper according to APA style (the official style of the American Psychological Association), you will need to follow several formatting rules that will make your paper more coherent and easier to read. Use this helpful checklist with visual examples to help you format a new paper in APA style!

    Essay Basics: Format a Paper in APA Style

    Essay Basics: Format a Paper in APA Style

    by Brian Scott0

  • Editing is the process of evaluating and changing a work of art or writing to make it acceptable for its intended message and audience. But can editing go too far?

    What is Editing?

    What is Editing?

    by Heidi Thorne10

  • Advice for English majors from a graduate of California State University's Creative Writing program. How to turn your English Degree into a career.

    Advice For English Majors

    Advice For English Majors

    by Jennifer Arnett6

  • If you're not able to hire a professional proofreader—and you plan to enlist friends and family for free help—here are tips for using amateur proofreaders for your self published book.

    Proofreading Tips: Using Amateur Proofreaders

    Proofreading Tips: Using Amateur Proofreaders

    by Heidi Thorne8

  • One of the beauties of the English language is the diversity of the vocabulary available to it's users. It is also one of the things that can make English hard to get to grips with. Misused vocabulary can make even the most fluent speakers seem...

    Teaching Vocabulary to Young Learners

    Teaching Vocabulary to Young Learners

    by EmmaInIndia0

  • Writing prompts for first graders and tips for using them in the classroom (including information on how to create your own).

    Writing Prompts for 1st Graders

    Writing Prompts for 1st Graders

    by Julia Shebel4

  • What AP classes do I need to take in high school to prepare for an engineering college? Select the best classes and activities to take in high school to set you up to admission to an engineering school after graduation.

    Best High School Classes for Engineering College

    Best High School Classes for Engineering College

    by Katy Medium0

  • What is the best way to write an effective lesson plan? How can you reduce time spent on lesson planning? Actually, there is no one answer to either of these questions, but this hub aims to give you some advice...

    How to Quickly Write an Effective Lesson Plan

    How to Quickly Write an Effective Lesson Plan

    by Rhys Baker4

  • Does a with-it teacher wear cool clothes and listen to the latest pop song hits? No. A with-it teacher is a teacher who is in control of his or her classroom and can deal with disruptive behavior without neglecting the rest of the class. Interested in developing with-it-ness? Discover these guidelines for becoming a with-it teacher.

    How to Be a With-It Teacher and Developing Withitness

    How to Be a With-It Teacher and Developing Withitness

    by Natasha18

  • No longer is just teaching a concept satisfactory. Reinforcement is necessary to ensure that concepts are understood. Developing positive reinforcement techniques pay big dividends.

    Develop Reinforcement Techniques

    Develop Reinforcement Techniques

    by Jacqueline Williamson BBA MPA MS6

  • Beware of a recession in the Capstone simulation (Capsim). A team that is doing well can really get slammed if they do not check the Capstone Courier and "Next Year’s Segment Growth" for all sensor segments.

    Capsim Simulation:  Beware of a Recession

    Capsim Simulation: Beware of a Recession

    by JamesCage3

  • With ongoing state budget cuts in public education across the United States, more and more school districts are utilizing floating teachers as a way to cut costs and maximize the use of available space in their schools. How should adminstrators decide which teachers will be floaters in their school?

    How to Decide Who Will Be the Floating Teachers in Secondary School

    How to Decide Who Will Be the Floating Teachers in Secondary School

    by Geri McClymont4

  • Th could be hard or soft. It could also be initial, medial or final. But for young kids; you only teach the simple topics so as not to confuse and bore them.

    How to Teach Hard and Soft th to Young Kids

    How to Teach Hard and Soft th to Young Kids

    by Felisa Daskeo3

  • Comics for Shakespeare? It may sound far-fetched but graphic novels are a great way to introduce the Bard to visually oriented teens. Practical strategies and resource ideas.

    How to Use Shakespearean Graphic Novels

    How to Use Shakespearean Graphic Novels

    by Sharilee Swaity8

  • It is convenient and fun to learn languages online. In this article, I describe my experiences of learning and reviewing languages like Chinese Mandarin, Thai, and German on different sites.

    My Experience Learning Foreign Languages Online

    My Experience Learning Foreign Languages Online

    by Paul Richard Kuehn6

  • Help! I'm behind in homeschool! What can I do with these feelings of guilt over our homeschool lessons? How can we catch up after being behind?

    Homeschool—Help! I'm Behind!

    Homeschool—Help! I'm Behind!

    by Jimmie Lanley21

  • If you’re interested in teaching at a community college, you should know what they look for. The requirements vary, but there are some basics that hopeful community college professors should know.

    Qualifications Needed to Teach at a Community College

    Qualifications Needed to Teach at a Community College

    by Katherine Sanger2

  • The key to successful classroom instruction is to become an organized teacher. Planning and preparation leads to a better school learning environment for the teacher and student.

    How to Be an Organized Teacher

    How to Be an Organized Teacher

    by Dianna Mendez66

  • If you are looking for a great project for your students to create for Black History Month, look no further. This project is complete with ideas and a rubric for grading.

    Black History Month Project

    Black History Month Project

    by cardelean15

  • When trying to write an essay, write a poem or write a story, good feedback is essential. Learn the basics of literary criticism here.

    The Art of Constructive Criticism

    The Art of Constructive Criticism

    by wayseeker105

  • Recently I had an interview for an online teaching job, and here are some of the questions I was asked. Increasingly, whether you've been training in distance ed or not, if you're a teacher, you may find yourself having to know more and more about how to facilitate e-learning

    Ten Sample Interview Questions for an Online Instructor

    Ten Sample Interview Questions for an Online Instructor

    by Rhonda Malomet0

  • You will go through several steps as you compile your portfolio. Each step has many parts. Most steps will require serious thought and reflection. The more time you allow yourself to think, plan collect and revise, the better your portfolio will be. Just follow this guide, and you will succeed!

    How to Create a Teaching Portfolio

    How to Create a Teaching Portfolio

    by Jule Romans0

  • Future education will incorporate wireless connections, social media, e-paper and e-books, and online classrooms. Teachers must integrate these technologies to engage their students. As pedagogy evolves, teachers must keep up with the fast-paced changes of a generation born online.

    21st Century Pedagogy: An Educator’s Guide for Teaching the Future

    21st Century Pedagogy: An Educator’s Guide for Teaching the Future

    by JourneyHolm1

  • Are study skills important for success in school? Is success in school essential for success in life? And where does thinking come into all of this? These are important questions for teachers to ask.

    The Difference Between Studying and Learning

    The Difference Between Studying and Learning

    by Aya Katz30

  • Teaching English as a foreign language is a difficult career. These are some common teaching mistakes that esl teachers make that often prevent their students from learning. Learn these and teach yourself to be a better teacher.

    Teaching ESL: Common Mistakes That English Teachers Make

    Teaching ESL: Common Mistakes That English Teachers Make

    by Jeff Davis39

  • This hub discusses mind maps and how to create them for mapping of problems and ideas, so you have an easily produced visual conception of what you want to work on or do.

    How to Create a Mind Map

    How to Create a Mind Map

    by DreamerMeg36

  • I am a diploma-prepared Registered Nurse. People often ask what a diploma is and how does it differ from a Bachelor's or Associate Degree. I'll explain the pros and cons and include a few stories.

    My Diploma of Nursing School Experience

    My Diploma of Nursing School Experience

    by Kari Poulsen8

  • Faced with limited school budgets and overcrowded schools, many districts see floating as a cost-effective way to maximize the use of available space. This article is based on my experiences as a floating teacher and offers suggestions on how administrators can better equip floaters for success.

    How to Equip Floating Teachers for Successful Classroom Sharing

    How to Equip Floating Teachers for Successful Classroom Sharing

    by Geri McClymont0

  • Here are the basics of APA style. Know how to quickly write an APA style paper.

    APA Style Quick Tips

    APA Style Quick Tips

    by L C David8

  • Step by Step explanation of how to do an Annotated Bibliography (Survey and Annotation of Sources). Includes how to teach this using Perspectives on Argument by Nancy Wood.

    How to Write an Annotated Bibliography

    How to Write an Annotated Bibliography

    by Virginia Kearney4

  • The Benefits of Studying Physics - There are many reasons to study physics at university. These include increased employability, career choice, and prestige.

    The Benefits of Studying Physics

    The Benefits of Studying Physics

    by Thomas Swan7

  • Many IELTS test takers often wonder whether the British Council or IDP test is easier. This confusion is often found among the test takers in Asian countries like India, Pakistan etc.

    IDP or British Council? Which Is Easier?

    IDP or British Council? Which Is Easier?

    by jackchubby17

  • An article that offers some helpful tips on how to constructively, but gently, critique what some might consider to be "bad" writing.

    How to Critique "Bad" Writing

    How to Critique "Bad" Writing

    by C Levrow0

  • Special education has a goal: to offer FAPE – that is, “free and appropriate education”. Yet, as with many goals associated with public schools, FAPE’s application is based on its interpretation.

    FAPE Defines Special Education

    FAPE Defines Special Education

    by Dean Traylor2

  • Carefully choosing and designing a workspace for homework completion can increase your academic success. Distractions and not having your tools close at hand are detrimental to getting homework done well and efficiently. Find tips for creating the perfect homework space which will contribute to your academic success.

    How to Make a Comfortable Workspace for Your Homework

    How to Make a Comfortable Workspace for Your Homework

    by Teresa Coppens10

  • You've gotten into grad school...now how are you going to survive it? Tips for those starting graduate school, from budgeting to on-campus services and buying textbooks.

    10 Tips for Beginning Graduate School

    10 Tips for Beginning Graduate School

    by Tiffany R Isselhardt4

  • Creating a teaching portfolio does not have to be painful. Start by understanding the complex tasks that are required. Then, schedule in plenty of time to collect materials and assemble all the pieces. Leave plenty of room for multiple sessions so that you can complete each task with time to spare.

    Guide to Creating a Teacher Portfolio: Beginning the Process

    Guide to Creating a Teacher Portfolio: Beginning the Process

    by Jule Romans0

  • Through the use of numerous constraints on the writing process, this group of French writers utilize the method of Oulipo to determine what literature might be, as opposed to what it is.

    Try Oulipo and Never Have Writer’s Block Again

    Try Oulipo and Never Have Writer’s Block Again

    by Natalie Frank3

  • The two major nursing designations used within the United States are LPN which stands for licensed practical nurse and RN which is a registered nurse. Deciding which career path to take requires a good understanding of what each one involves in...

    LPN Vs. RN Nursing: What Are the Differences?

    LPN Vs. RN Nursing: What Are the Differences?

    by lender32120008

  • The Viva is an oral exam about your written thesis that you present near the end of your doctoral studies at University. It needs good preparation and i am preparing for mine. This is how!

    Prepare for Your Doctoral Viva

    Prepare for Your Doctoral Viva

    by RoadMonkey36

  • Here are 3 more fun games and activities to play with your adult ESL group! the best part is...these games can be modified to fit all levels, teens and kids included.

    3 Great English Games for Adults!

    3 Great English Games for Adults!

    by TheWatchman1

  • This article provides unique rubric template that creates an easily quantifiable way to ensure that struggling students feel success while at the same time pushing successful students to achieve their potential. The Slide Rubric is an exceptional source of student motivation.

    Rubrics for Teachers: Differentiation & The Slide Rubric

    Rubrics for Teachers: Differentiation & The Slide Rubric

    by wayseeker18

  • Need help with a College English Syllabus? See this sample for ideas you can copy. Includes Syllabus quiz.

    College English Syllabus Sample

    College English Syllabus Sample

    by Virginia Kearney14

  • In APA style a References page is a separate page at the end of your paper that includes all of the sources that you've cited throughout your paper. It includes all of the essential information to guide the reader back to a specific source to find additional information. Follow my advice and visual examples to help you create a correct References page.

    Essay Basics: Format a References Page in APA Style

    Essay Basics: Format a References Page in APA Style

    by Brian Scott2

  • Introducing a Shakespeare to a group of teenagers or children can be a bit intimidating. Will they be put off by the archaic language and different setting? What resources should you use? One resource that is good to include is a movie. This article will help you decide how to use the movie most effectively as you teach Shakespeare.

    Teaching Shakespeare Through Film

    Teaching Shakespeare Through Film

    by Sharilee Swaity10

  • It is always a challenge to discipline students as a Substitute Teacher. Using your training, common sense and these suggestions will help ensure that your day substituting in the classroom will be a successful one.

    How to Discipline Students as a Substitute Teacher

    How to Discipline Students as a Substitute Teacher

    by Claudia Mitchell55

  • Peer mentors are student leaders who provide encouragement and support to new students. They establish an ongoing personal connection and serve as an information resource. Learn what is required.

    How to Be an Effective Peer Mentor

    How to Be an Effective Peer Mentor

    by Governor's Academy for Engineering Studies0

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