A recent study conducted in the USA by Edtech company SAM Labs in conjunction with independent online surveys company 72Point threw up two definitive conclusions. The first, supported by a huge 82% of respondents, who filled out the survey online, was that pupils who regularly use technology in the classroom are better prepared for their […]
An Ohio teacher has been ordered to undergo training after telling a black student he might be lynched if he didn’t “get on task.”
The Louisiana teacher who was arrested after questioning her superintendent's pay raise at a school board meeting called Thursday for the board president's resignation. Deyshia Hargrave, whose removal in handcuffs … Click to Continu...
Many preschool teachers live on the edge of financial ruin. Would improving their training — and their pay — improve outcomes for their students?
Teachers in the US will soon be able to use a version of the US government's game-like multiplayer training simulator, known as EDGE, to practice responses to school shootings. EDGE, which stands for Enhanced Dynamic Geo-Social Environment,...Show More Summary
The unfortunate reality is that the United States endures more school shootings every year than any other country in the world. That being the case, the U.S. Army along with the Department of Homeland Security has developed something...Show More Summary
The Department of Homeland Security has begun rolling out their virtual school shooter training program to staff working at schools across the US. The program uses established gaming software to allow various agencies and school staff...Show More Summary
The essence of virtual reality's appeal is immersing yourself in a role you normally wouldn't or couldn't in real life. Close your eyes and suddenly you're a viking or a detective dressed as a bat. But, in our somber reality, US teachers may soon find themselves forced into virtual roles they never chose for themselves. Show More Summary
Using video game technology and animation, the U.S. Army and Homeland Security Department have developed a computer-based simulator that can train everyone from teachers to first responders on how to react to an active shooter scenario. (Dec. 27)
Without schools of education, how would teachers be trained? We ought to adopt a practice whereby teachers are hired according to their undergraduate major. This post Educational Rot appeared first on AmmoLand.com.
A Democratic state lawmaker wants New Mexico to allocate special funding to help boost training designed to help teachers and principals identify and report allegations of sexual abuse of students. … Click to Continue »
The French government is to spend 20 million Euros ensuring that every school in the country has its own choir by 2019 and that music teachers are fully trained. Report here.
Ten years ago, Jeff Walz, a manager on Google’s University Relations team, had a hunch about widening access to computer science (CS) education for students—he thought that if teachers could train other teachers, who would then train their students, together they could create a ripple effect. Show More Summary
For the last 26 years, I’ve had a great “micro” view into the aikido world — as a student, teacher, and dojo operator. I’ve experienced periods of hard training, I’ve raised students and developed instructors, I’ve built a sustainable dojo, and I’ve had the honor of cultivating a 26 year long mentor/disciple relationship with my […]
All over the city this week, students in NYC’s public schools have been celebrating CS Education Week by doing events and hackathons to showcase their coding skills. Through NYC’s CS4All program, over 1000 teachers have been trained to teach CS classes in their schools. That is over 500 schools to date. Over the course of […]
Meghan Markle is about to get a crash course on being a royal -- from knowing the rules of curtsying to handling herself at State events -- and we've learned her teacher is her fiance, Harry. Meghan has a million things to learn,…
Independent drama schools where such legendary teachers as Stella Adler, Uta Hagen and Sanford Meisner are getting squeezed by the rising costs of space, competition from university-based programs, and smaller pools of students - students who, often as not, are more interested in audition-skills classes than in honing their craft.
ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland released a national plan on Monday to prevent violent extremism, including training teachers and coaches to recognize warning signs and re-integrating people who have already been radicalized.
So I would say as a teacher in Japan my biggest expense is travel. Taking the Shinkansen and even the local train can get pricey quickly. However, if you plan correctly, you can travel in a way that's cheap and easy.Your best route for budget travel planning for the transport is to take the bus. Show More Summary
Jharkhand Post Graduate Trained Teachers Recruitment 2017 is a great opportunity for you build career in Academic Field and work under Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission. There are total 1540 vacancies for Teachers in various departments. Show More Summary