Tuesday, July 23, 2019 | ePaper

Quick Classroom-Management

I made a good number of blunders my first year teaching that still make me cringe. I learned though. And it's fair to say, when it comes to managing

Identifying Student Needs In The Early Years

Kristin Owen :In the first of two articles exploring how educators are using local early years data to inform practice, Teacher finds out how one Adelaide primary school is

Gifted Learners And Career Choices

Gifted Learners And Career Choices

Dominique Russell :New research examines the career decision-making process of gifted students from low socioeconomic backgrounds for the first time.Lead author of the report, University of New South Wales

Teacher's Bookshelf

Megan Daley :Classrooms need an area or zone dedicated to recreational reading. I vividly recall my first year of teaching and the reading zone I created in my Year

Kindness Vs Cruelty

Kindness Vs Cruelty

Anya Kamenetz :We both assumed, as parents of young children, that kindness is just something our kids would pick up by osmosis, because we love them. It's a common

Power of Team Norms

Power of Team Norms

Kathryn Parker Boudett and Meghan Lockwood :Improving education to meet the needs of all students requires that we deliberately engage the voices of all educators. In our experience working

Open-Access Monographs

Open-Access Monographs

Monica McCormick :We are in an era of significant change in the United States and Canada for publishing open-access (OA) scholarly monographs. Since most monographs are published by university

Seizing The Moment

Seizing The Moment

Jim Phillips, James Williamson and Nicholas Brummell :At a recent Excellence in Teaching award luncheon at the University of California, Santa Cruz, a conversation turned to lecture capture and

Mental Health Crisis

Mental Health Crisis

Sean Coughlan :Two-thirds of students support universities being able to warn parents if students have a mental health crisis, an annual survey suggests. There have been concerns about student

Faculty Exchange

Faculty Exchange

Kaushik Sarker :It is said that "Heroes are not born, they are made". China has always been a place of ancient mysteries and known as kingdom of Kungfu, land

Private Higher Education

Private Higher Education

AFM Mohiuddin Ahmed :After deregulation program, the participation of the private sectors is increasing significantly in service sectors in Bangladesh. Higher education sub-sector is one of them. As a

Reduced Timetables

Carl O'Brien :Niall Muldoon, Ombudsman for Children, said safeguards need to be put in place to ensure that the use of a reduced timetable is time-limited, in the best

Global Search for Education

Global Search for Education

C. M. Rubin :Since 2009, Design for Change, based in India, has focused on creating learning environments that balance academic programs with character development. Their program focuses on problem-solving

Teaching kids about sustainable living

Teaching kids about sustainable living

Marianne Stenger  :Today's children will be tomorrow's leaders in the battle against climate change, so it's vital that kids understand the concept of sustainable living from an early age.Research

How to Talk to Children about Climate Change

How to Talk to Children about Climate Change

James L. Payne :We smile at seeing those young faces waving placards out in the rain, urging action on the problem of climate change. But our smile is tinged

Imbalanced Assessment in Higher Education

Imbalanced Assessment in Higher Education

Mili Saha :A widespread issue is the poor standard we maintain in our higher education system. I often talk to my colleagues or students teaching in different universities or

Confronting Inequity

Confronting Inequity

Adam Alvarez :Unlike educational equality, which may focus on school outcomes alone, equity is more justice-centered and tends to refer to school outcomes and structures in relation to access

Teens Are Not Alright

Teens Are Not Alright

Cathy Vatterott :Often when I am invited to middle and high schools to work with teachers, it is because school leaders believe their teachers' homework practices are causing students

Preparing for School

Preparing for School

Anna Kelsey-Sugg :It might seem a little early to start discussing your child's first day of school, but preparing children well in advance for this big step in their

Ageless Rewards of Reading Aloud

Ageless Rewards of Reading Aloud

Margaret Robson Kett :Readers love to share what they're reading, and there are few pleasures for story lovers like being read to.From toddlers on someone's lap, listening to a

Education with Virtual Reality

Education with Virtual Reality

Annabel Astbury :Over the next few years we will see an explosion of virtual reality in consumer entertainment and educators cannot miss the potential that it offers, especially in

Bring Back Native Languages

Bring Back Native Languages

Campus Desk :Native Americans spoke as many as 300 languages at one time in history. But centuries of conflict, forced removal and forced assimilation killed half of the languages.Bringing

Social Media and Global Friendship

Social Media and Global Friendship

Md. Nasir Mia :I forget to take the necessary things when I go out but do not forget to take mobile. I forget to pay the fee but don't

Life Skills Based Education

Life Skills Based Education

Gazi Md. Abdur Rashid :Education is the process of achieving all the latent peace and overall development of human body and soul. Education is the physical, emotional and characteristic

English Language Center starts at CIU

Campus Report :Chittagong Independent University (CIU) has formally launched its English Language Center (ELC) through   a short inaugural program followed by the very first class of a remedial course

DIU holds discussion on Liberation War

DIU holds discussion on Liberation War

Campus Report :Daffodil International University (DIU) arranged a discussion session on "Independence Day Celebration" with the freedom fighters and their Ward/Child studying at Daffodil International University recently at 71

Seminar on Study in Sweden at DU

Seminar on Study in Sweden at DU

Campus Report :A seminar on study in Sweden was held on Monday at the Central Gallery of Dhaka University (DU) Botany Department. DU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Md. Akhtaruzzaman inaugurated

Upgrading School

Upgrading School

John Kim :It used to be that you risked detention for disrupting an elementary school classroom. Nowadays, disrupting the entire school system can earn you millions of dollars in

Tribute to Prof Momen

Tribute to Prof Momen

Md Shafiul Alam  :It is hard to believe that Professor Abdul Momen is no more with us. He left us on 10 May 2016. Prof Momen was a wonderful

Teaching Leadership

Teaching Leadership

Scott A. Snook, Rakesh Khurana and Nitin Nohria :It has been more than twenty-five years since a handful of intrepid associates in West Point's Department of Behavioral Sciences and