Higher Studies

Higher Studies vs. Job – The Dilemma after Graduation

After completing graduation, many options open up to the fresh graduates. With the level of knowledge earned, someone may be able to pursue an entry level career. Or, they might just go for further studies in any specific field or the field of their preference. The career development department on high school or college a…

Education

The classroom teacher and leader

Claiming that the teacher is a leader for their students may seem a truism, that is, something so obvious that it deserves special attention. The question changes when you do is define what kind of leader he is (or should be). Traditionally the teacher was an authoritarian leader with ability to suspend and punish. His…

Education

Let’s build a school that excites together

“The school must be merely a stop transmitting information agency, and has become a place of critical analysis and production of information where knowledge makes possible the attribution of meaning to information.” In other words, the school should cease to be an institution that educates for obedience and subordination to become an institution that educates…

Education

The teacher as a pianist – love and education!

“Education should be seen as a journey of discovery. It should stimulate the flames of imagination and ignite the fire of curiosity.” – Richard Gerver I have no doubt that, in education, statistics, facts, figures and graphics are important. But on … very concerning because education also has to do with emotions, with feelings, with…

Super Secrets to Save on Back to School Supplies

6 Super Secrets to Save on Back to School Supplies

If you are a parent, or a student looking to get your school supplies before you head back to class this fall, there are plenty of things you should know. Saving money is the name of the game, and there are certainly ways that you can do this. Throughout this article, you will be introduced…

Education

The maverick educator

To what extent can we be satisfied with the reality that has been our lot without fighting for change to the limit of our forces? I think the answer we give to this question shows the kind of educator who we are. In the movie Forrest Gump, the protagonist explains that, according to his mother,…

Education

The urgent and the important education

Patience and perseverance are two values ​​in decline in our society of uncertainty and therefore also in the way we educate. It seems that we rush to get our children and students are the smartest, the most prepared, the best around. We want to do sport (and win), learn languages, music, ballet … We want…

Education

Fat diet curriculum for learning

“[…] I try not charge my memory with data that can be found in any manual, as the great value of education is not to cram data, but to prepare the brain to think on their own and reach know something that is not on the books. ” Albert Einstein I hate to hear that…

Education

5 Tips for a teacher is a good communicator

“[…] An environment containing mainly predictable or repetitive stimuli, such as the case of some classrooms, causing a decline in the interest of the brain by the external world and tipping inward to seek new sensations.” David A. Sousa: Educational Neuroscience. Mind, brain and education. Madrid, Narcea, 2014. Traditionally school classrooms are designed to encourage…

Education

Education as a social elevator

Education, no matter who likes it, is the tool which should allow equal opportunities for all members of society regardless of their origin, wealth or social position. Education is what should be allowed to “grow” to people as individuals and at the same time, which should allow them to develop their potential to put at…