Teaching Essays and Term Papers
Sex Education: Does It Really Work??
"Forty percent of today's fourteen year old girls will become pregnant
by the time they are nineteen" (qtd. in "The Effects" 632). This statistic may
indicate that the sex education programs in the United States are not
controlling the effects of sex by teens. "The United States has the ...
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Movie Summary: “Dead Poets Society”The movie “The Dead Poets Society” is about a group of private
school boys in the North East. They encounter a teacher, Mr. Keating, whom
is a little different than most teachers. He wanted to instill the
motivation to look past what society was telling them to do rather than
teach the normal ...
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Ebonics A Bridge To Help BlackI feel that the discussion on Ebonics has gone beyond the original objectives of the program. Ebonics is a bridge to make Afro-American children understand more the English language. Mexican Americans use the code-switching technique to learn the language. A phrase is said in English, and the ...
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Confucius 2Confucianism, the philosophical system founded on the teaching of Confucius, who lived from 551 BC to 479 BC, dominated Chinese sociopolitical life for most of the Chinese history and largely influenced the cultures of Korea, Japan, and Indochina. The Confucian school functioned as a recruiting ...
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Public Education Vs. Home Schooling
Education in our public schools has been on the down slope for over twenty years. With an increasing amount of school shootings, drugs, and other dementia, many parents today are home schooling their children. Although most people deem public education more suitable, many statistics and ...
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The Importance Of Reading In Educational DevelopmentReading is the most fundamental part of a child's educational development, because it helps them develop the skills that they would need to pursue life's goals and to participate fully as informed, productive members of society. If children cannot read they will not be able to learn other ...
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LeadershipThere is a lot of important things to preform in taking the position of being a leader. You are looking after others and also setting the role for younger kids.
Some of the main important things to remember and follow to be a good leader is to have a lot of good quality. There is a lot of ...
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NewfoundlandThe people of have beard burdens that few in the British Empire can understand. I myself did not understand this until David MacFarlane’s novel; The Danger Tree was introduced to me. Keeping in spirit of the biographical nature of the history course, I was influenced by another book called Mrs. ...
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SocratesTHE PHILOSOPHER is a noteworthy and important historical figure as a philosopher, because of his and his pupils’ influence on the development of the philosophical world. His teachings, famous arguments, and ideas began the outgrowth of all later western philosophies. Born in 469 BC just outside ...
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Education In AmericaThe United States has been teaching its students for countless years now. Today's education process in the United States is that of the banking process. Paulo Freire gives light to a new and advanced process by which America should learn by, one that will prove to be an investment for the nations ...
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George BizekGeorges Bizet, who is best known for his opera, Carmen, has remained
somewhat of a mystery as far as his musical education, social life, and
personal life. He is not like so many other composers and musicians of the
Romantic Period who led a highly publicized life like Hector Berlioz, ...
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The Detrimental Effect Of An Education In A Foreign LanguageCalifornia passed a proposition in 1997 that ended funding for teaching children solely in their native language. Instead of these programs, opulent citizens will provide funding for the English as a Second Language (ESL) program in California's public schools. These ESL classes will have ...
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Dmitri Ivanovich MendeleevDmitri Mendeleev was one of the most famous modern-day scientists of all time who contributed greatly to the world’s fields of science, technology, and politics. He helped modernize the world and set it farther ahead into the future. Mendeleev also made studying chemistry easier, by creating a ...
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Ethical Values And The ClassroomMetal detectors used to be confined to high security areas like airports to guard against terrorists. Now they are installed in our schools to guard against terrorists; the students. Many of California's schools have become institutions of violence, intimidation, and fear instead of institutions ...
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Confucius 4Confucianism, the philosophical system founded on the teaching of Confucius, who lived from 551 BC to 479 BC, dominated Chinese sociopolitical life for most of the Chinese history and largely influenced the cultures of Korea, Japan, and Indochina. The Confucian school functioned as a recruiting ...
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Adult Education In The U.s.In adult education, The concept of central learning theory is self-directed learning. He (1985) said that because the concept is so central to what adult education is all about, self-directed learning has been one of the field's high-interest topics for more than a decade (Mezirow, 1988).
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The Edutained AmericanE-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The “Edutained” American You may try to deny it; many of us do. We are our own people, with our own thoughts, feelings, and opinions. We are individuals, and nothing influences us without our knowledge and permission. Certainly not the media; we create the media, ...
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Improving The Literacy Of America Through Our Classrooms
Reading and writing are two of the most important functions performed on a daily basis by individuals. One problem in America is that a significant amount of the population can not perform one or both of these tasks. These two tasks are commonly referred to as ...
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Brave New World: Huxley Predicted Many Events Of The FutureAldous Huxley wrote Brave New World out of fear of society's apparent lack
of morals and corrupt behaviour during the roaring twenties. Huxley believed
that the future was doomed to a non-individualistic, conformist society, a
society void of the family unit, religion and human emotions. ...
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Computers And SocietyThe decade of the 1980's saw an explosion in computer technology and
computer usage that deeply changed society. Today computers are a part of
everyday life, they are in their simplest form a digital watch or more complexly
computers manage power grids, telephone networks, and the money of the ...
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