Enroll

Top Posts: Social Impact on Education

Children facing bullying in schools

Bullying is a social problem that affects educational development in schools worldwide. It has negative consequences for the school climate and for students who want to learn in a safe environment without fear, disappointment and depression. This phenomenon can be analyzed from two points of view: ...

Are We Born Moral?

Are humans born moral? That is, at birth, do we have an innate sense of good and evil and right and wrong? Research undertaken by scholars at the Yale University’s Infant Cognition Center would suggest that it’s true. They use experiments to see how infants as young as three months old ... ...

Teen Pregnancy: Facts + Prevention

Dealing with adolescents has never been an easy task. Whether you are a teacher or parent, you should know that adolescence is a very critical stage in the life of the learner. Adolescence signals changes in everything: the physical, emotional, and hormonal, personality formation, stress, depressio ...

Whats new: Social Impact on Education

Ensuring Comfortable Travel on Public Transport

The Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools (MCVTS) in conjunction with the Rutgers University and the New Jersey Travel Independent Program has made it their goal to provide comfortable public transportation for special needs students.According to Dr. Tracey I. Maccia, the director of sp ...

Learning from These Airmen

A famous quote states “education is the key to success.” True, yes. Any person with a degree has a higher chance of getting a high paying job or has the capacity to build and manage his own business; but acquiring a degree while working full-time can be taxing and tedious. In spite of t ... ...

Carrotmob's Free Curriculum

Ever since the whole concept of sustainability and environment-conscious living came to popularity, a lot of protests and boycotts have been seen against organizations that use materials and policies that are harmful to the environment. Sometimes it works, but most of the time nothing beneficial re ...

The Imagination Summit

Children don’t have any lack of imagination. Give a child a lump of clay and they will make something out of it. The constructed structure may be completely abstract, but you cannot discount the creativity and imagination that are put into making it. So, why is our education system designed t ... ...

Negative Environments and Child Development

Children are on the whole impressionable, and therefore likely to replicate behaviors they see as normal or acceptable. This  can perpetuate antisocial behaviors they are shown at early ages. When a child who has had a misguided childhood, socio-economically or emotionally, incorrect developme ... ...

How Video Games Are Good For Kids

If you know kids who like to play video games, whatever you do, don't let them get their hands on this information! The last thing you want them throwing back in your face is the possibility that playing video games might not be all that bad for them. In fact, in many ways, it turns out that vi ... ...