An American high school teacher's look at what we could learn from the French when it comes to secondary education.
Why did Hercules have to perform twelve tasks to cleans his soul? Why would Hera cast a spell on such a kind and powerful man? Which gods gave Hercules his war weapons? What does he have to do to achieve immortality?...
Storytelling can be used as a preschool ESL classroom activity. It's an interactive process between the ESL teacher and ELL students, and it's a highly effective technique in second language teaching and learning.
What effect, if any, does the fabric and facilities of a school building have upon the quality of education that children receive? Is the state of a classroom environment and the structure and condition of the school...
The different approaches to early childhood education can be confusing. Child centered education is becoming popular. This article looks at the main two approaches and their differences.
A luxury ship, and yet in an emergency only half the people could be saved. The ship was big enough, plenty of space for more life boats. Imagine the terror of those people, in freezing conditions.
How did Jane Addams impact society and education? Check out this article for background information on Addaams, and what inspired her to help others.
Same sex or single gender education has advantages and disadvantages., so why aren't more schools implementing this way of teaching? I discuss the advantages and disadvantages .
Find out what a good kindergarten classroom should look like. See what type of activities should be going on there from wall displays to sandboxes.
This is a presentation I prepared for Gateway Model United Nations in St. Louis, Missouri. I was supposed to present it at a prep session for their mock conference on Haiti, but unfortunately it was canceled due to...