Essays Tagged: "go to school"

Differences in Education

do have to be the same.Greece and the U.S. have only four major similarities which are common to a good education. First, both have students that go to school until the age of 18 with the exception o ... h were affective. Congress or Socrates and Kings of Greece, it doesn't matter, they both thought of good education for their country's. Greece thrived in Ancient times as did China and succeeding them ...

(2 pages) 176 3 3.9 Apr/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Robert Frost

money. His mother, Isabelle Moodie began teaching math atBucknell while William was there, and they got married and moved toSan Francisco. They were constantly changing houses, and Williamwent from jo ... sister back east to Massachusetts. Soonthey moved to Salem, New Hampshire, where there was a teachingopening. Robert began to go to school and sit in on his mothersclasses. He soon learned to love lan ...

(4 pages) 200 0 5.0 Mar/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

This essay is comparing and contraasting two stories. "The Day of the Last Rock Fight" and "Dead Poets Society"

differences. In the two stories there are differences which include the schools the children goto. In "Day of the Last Rock Fight" there schools are k-8th grade where it is all college kids in ... re k-8th grade where it is all college kids in theother story. The students in "Dead Poets Society" go to school and live on campus. In "Day ofthe Last Rock Fight" they go to school eight class period ...

(2 pages) 59 1 3.8 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Reviving Ophelia Analysis

drugs, smoke cigarettes, and abuse alcohol. She tells of girls with eating disorders, who refuse to go to school, and cut themselves. Dr. Pipher writes that in the beginning of her career as a therapi ... person they portray themselves to be on the outside all comes from how they feel and what they are going through inside their minds. She believes that for the most part everything that happens with t ...

(3 pages) 72 0 4.4 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

"Shoot the teacher" by David Belbin. Includes personal comment

book a rebellious youngman. The typical teenager in revolt. He's growing his hairlong, refusing to go to school and talking back to hismother. He seemes to calm down quite a bit though in just afew d ... don't like this kind of books. Actually I don't likebooks at all. I enyojed this one though. Once I got startedreading it, I could hardly put it down.

(2 pages) 34 1 3.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Boarding Schools

boarding schools conjure up thoughts of young men in navy blue blazers with white shirts and a tie going to a beautiful school with ivy covered walls and the game of polo being played in the distance ... ce. Oh, and don't forget thoughts of parents with fat wallets and a family trust fund. This is what Gordon Vink, the director of admissions at Mercersburg Academy in Pennsylvania, calls the "Holden Ca ...

(8 pages) 84 0 3.6 Apr/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

James Buchannon

father would open a general store . James was thesecond of eleven in his family. James was able to go to school where he lived but whenhe was not studying he was helping his father in the shop.James ... nt him to Dickinson College in Carlisle PA. James was a serious student but healso wanted to have a good time. He began to smoke a drink with the other students, andlater was expelled from college. He ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


m all with paper bags over their heads. I am almost positive that close to one hundred people would go to school and/or work with a paper bag over their head. Or if they see a food advertisement that ... buy. But don't get me wrong with out advertisements we wouldn't know what is out to buy or what is going to come out. So advertisements are good and bad, its all on how you look at it.

(1 pages) 105 1 4.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Essay On Starting college

The Fear of Starting CollegeWhen I first decided that I would continue to go to school I was a little scared. Reasons for this were because I didn't know how hard the school ... nt to grow up yet I wanted to take a break from school but feared that I would lose the ambition to go back.I was scared of all the work I would have to do. People always told me that It just gets har ... harder and with that in mind how would I be able to work, spend time with friends/ girl friend, and go to school. I would be overloaded with homework all week from my classes that I wouldn't have time ...

(1 pages) 64 1 3.4 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

"The Adults Are Always Right?"

ve a book to read? Didn't I tell you to clean your room, do you want to be a slob when you grow up? Go to school, don't you have school today? When I was a kid . . .'Welcome to the lives of almost eve ... mething to them and they think it means something to us teens. They don't understand that the words go in through one ear and out through the other. Does a German understand the words of an Italian? N ...

(6 pages) 44 0 3.0 Oct/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

I don't have it that bad

ly a couple points behind. I was trying my best to play the best game I ever played. When I went to go get the ball, I tripped over a teammate and I fell. A sharp pain shot through my knee. That's whe ... y things that I cannot do right now and it has been this way for about one year and a half. I can't go outside with my friends and play a simple game of basketball or just about any sport. I have to b ...

(3 pages) 48 1 2.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

"Once There Was a Child" I tried to communicate to my audience with a significant moral. A moral, which all children I think ought to observe.

Many strange things had been occurring in the area in which the son and father lived. Many kids had gone missing. They had taken a shortcut to school instead of heeding their parent's advice. The fath ... d Oxford. John's father worked in a car factory, his mother had died in a car accident three years ago.Everyday John would go to school and come back home. John's father always told him not to take th ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

George Washington's Biography-2 pages including paragraphs on -introduction -early life -land surveying -french and indian war -revolutionary war -later years

mother and his five other brothers and sisters. After the his father's death, Washington could not go to school because he needed to help at the family farm to acquire enough money for his family to ... em. In the middle of 1774, Washington thought that the many British laws were striving to stop self-government within the colonies and were attempting to have tyrannical rule over the colonies as the ...

(4 pages) 111 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Presidents

Dress Code

d then they will be on a different subject. A dress code is for people that work, not students that go to school.I believe that we as students are old enough to decide what we wear. If we are black, w ... tever we want. This shouldn't be about discrimination, and making someone feel like they don't look good in what they wear. It's about admiration, in letting the kids wear what the want to feel good. ...

(2 pages) 103 4 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

American Culture: About how things influence american lives

e American people have a lot of different cultures. They are all unique in there own ways. Some are good and some are bad. For my paper I chose money, school, and telemarketing. These are just some of ... ings revolve around money.School is next on the list. Every body hates getting up in the morning to go to school. I could go without school, but with out school I wouldn't have a good education. I cou ...

(1 pages) 141 0 3.4 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

A Special Day

was still very sleepy. I didn't want to wake up yet and was just rolling around in bed. I couldn't go back to sleep now that I'm awake. I was laying in bed planning out my day. Today is a very specia ... ing to be perfect. Today is my sweet 16 Birthday. I'm happy but worry at the same time. I wanted to go to school dress in the prettiest outfit and have the nicest hair-do. I quickly got out of bed and ...

(4 pages) 87 1 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


he most popular days of the year for romans.Gladiators worked hard to become gladiators they had to go to school and toughen up, they had to battle people, with wooden swords, and you had to cut and r ... , so you could actually have a chance at winning a battle.There would be multiple gladiator battles going on at once, sometimes even animals were released and they could kill you. They came out of doo ...

(2 pages) 96 1 2.5 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

In American society today, Muslims and teenagers are demonized. Describes the stereotypes and why it should stop.

an't stand anyone else doing anything but what they do; look at the "assimilation" era in which the government gave money to Native American children so that they'd go to school and be told that what ... nd their ancestors had been doing for centuries was wrong and unethical. Another reason is that the government and media refer to "terrorists" as no one but middle easterners. This strikes fear in man ...

(1 pages) 60 1 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Education in Turkey

ust be created to improve the Turkish school system. Many children in Turkey can't have a chance to go to school even though it is an obligation, and also many schools do not have sufficient condition ... ish school system, there are three main ways which are education in our own language, obligation to go to school for eleven years instead of eight years and certainly no necessity for university exam. ...

(2 pages) 66 2 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Changing the number of days in a school week.

chers for help on a lesson or homework. On our day off we could do many things such as do homework, go to school and get tutored, or go to out-of-school extra-curricular activities.Also the schools co ...

(1 pages) 30 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education