Warning Signs No clear sense of purpose. If school administrators and teachers don’t share a common goal, they will work toward their own agenda, which will eventually create conflict. Hostile relations among staff, students, and parents. When elephants fight, it’s the grass that suffers. When the adults in […]
As a teacher, have you ever met the parents of a misbehaving student, and suddenly realized why the student behaves that way?
“Yep! When I worked daycare, there was a little boy who was worryingly sexual with the other children. He was about five, and he would kiss pictures of the Disney princesses and call them “sexy babies”, he would get into the little girl’s cots during naptime and sometimes […]
You were held at a higher standard. All your teachers knew you—the good and bad—before the first bell rang. You were expected to behave, get good grades, be social (but not too social) and set an example for other kids. It was exhausting. Getting in trouble at school […]
Books vs iPads The lift-up desks Heating and school lunches Interacting with classmates Playtime Home time Via: https://www.thejournal.ie/school-modern-vs-retro-2303190-Sep2015/
Millions of girls around the world are still being denied an education PRIMARY SCHOOL: There are still 31 million girls of primary school age out of school. Of these 17 million are expected never to enter school. There are 4 million fewer boys than girls out of school […]
School uniforms require students to wear a particular set of clothes throughout the week. These uniforms generally consist of slacks, a belt and a polo shirt with or without the school’s emblem. They might also include skirts for girls and long-sleeved shirts for colder seasons. School uniforms are […]
Over the past few years the educational world has become riveted by cranking out pages of data designed to determine what students know, how much they don’t know, and how well they’re progressing towards knowing everything they need to do before graduating. It can be dizzying at times. […]