This is why we need a better education system

As I look around at the students and teachers in my classrooms, I see kids who have had to go through terrible and traumatic events in their lives.And now that they are graduating from high school, it’s time to make sure they have the support and support system they need to go on to college …

Texas Education Agency to Investigate Possible $50 Million in Dick Cheney’s Educational Agency

A Texas Education Department report indicates the state’s Education Agency could spend more than $50 million on Dick Cheney education company, as the former vice president has been under scrutiny for allegedly receiving millions of dollars in taxpayer funds while working for the state.The report, which was requested by Texas Education Secretary Johnnie Jenkins, was …

What is the state of college education in the United States?

The United States is the second-highest-ranked country in the world in its overall college completion rate, behind only the UK.But with the average graduate in the US graduating in just one year, we’ve found that our nation is doing a pretty terrible job of teaching.While this can be attributed to the huge amount of work …

How bad is education in the US?

The U.S. has one of the worst graduation rates in the developed world.¬†According to a new report from the Education Quality Initiative (EQI), which aims to better inform policymakers and policy makers on education policy, the rate is at least as bad as that of other countries with comparable levels of education attainment.¬†The report notes …

How to tell the difference between an education and an educational theory

The most common education myths we hear about are about “real” education and “false” education.The latter are often framed as an alternative to the former.The term “education” is often misused in a manner that implies the student is somehow being “educated” or “educated up”.The term has been used to describe many things, from the arts …

How a few thousand dollars can help students save up to $500 a year on college and career tuition

By Emily LevensonThe president of a state college in Pennsylvania recently launched a campaign to save students $500 on their first year of college.“It’s going to cost $50,000 for your first year,” said Jerry Wieland, president of the University of Pennsylvania.“If you want to be a good student, you’re going to have to save up …

Student group seeks to provide free educational games and games for students

The Free Educational Games Program has created a video to show off its offerings.The group said its goal is to “encourage students to create free educational videos for their classroom activities.”The group said it wants to give back to local schools by making games that help them get their education done.The video includes an interactive …

When did I first hear about the meme?

When I first heard about the term meme, I thought it was a reference to memes, but I was surprised to find that it was actually about the education lottery in the U.S. This meme, popularized by an Internet meme creator, shows an educational lottery in Washington, D.C. The image is from the viral video …

How to make learning a joy in the classroom

Educators are being urged to learn from the eyes of students, not the textbooks.This is the theme of the third of three educational psychology research studies, which is currently under review by the Joint United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.The research, titled “The Importance of Visual Experiences for Learning,” was conducted by researchers at …