Analyzing two different approaches to education as defined in John Santrock's book "Adolescence." The constructive model favors group work and student discovery. The instructive model promotes teacher-led instruction. Teachers should utilize both methods of instruction in their classrooms.
This article briefly discusses the importance and impact social groups have on children and their development processes. Positive, outgoing social groups are essential for the effective social integration of young people.
The French Resistance fighters changed the fate of World War Two. Despite a very high risk to themselves resistance fighter were able to subvert and considerably slow and sabotage enemy advances.
An interview with a college student. Life, fun and hittin' the books. Megan Robertson answers your questions about the traditional college experience.
Now studying to be a librarian, I am asked to describe the difference between selection and censorship. In doing this, I must define intellectual freedom and examine challenged and banned books too.
I have many fond memories of my father's bookshop in Princeton including Erich Kahler's encouraging me, as a boy of 7 or 8, to become a writer. I remember his telling us a story about Albert Einstein being asked by a little girl in his neighborhood if he would please tutor her with fractions...
This hub will address to what extent the relative dominance of the plan in Eastern Europe and the market in Western Europe has affected the structure of urban areas in these two regions.
A comparison between the classical and baroque styles of music and how they changed over the centuries. Two parts of the article go into more detail over a piece by Johann Bach and Wolfgang Mozart, two prominent composers of those two periods.
Students will listen to a story about Gerald the giraffe, who feels a left out because he thinks he can’t dance. After finally trying without the critical judgment of the other animals, Gerald finds out that he can dance if he has the right music. Lead a discussion about things that are sometimes...
Starting piano and music education as a child has several benefits that last long after childhood.