Essays Tagged: "educational institutions"

The five Themes in Geography

inexplicably clear that immediate action must take place to counteract this ongoing problem in our educational institutions (Journal of Geography 89). In response, the Joint Committee on Geographic E ... ggested learning results for the nations primary and secondary school systems, as well as suggested educational strategies for analysis on the part of the students and teachers. Most importantly, this ...

(5 pages) 143 0 4.8 Sep/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

Affirmative action where it all begun to the present. .

action was to give special consideration for minorities and women in the selection for employment, educational and contracting opportunities. Government institutions and businesses usually set goals ... were numerous legal barriers prevented several of the racial minorities from entering many jobs and educational institutions. While women were rarely legally barred from jobs or education, a substanti ...

(7 pages) 110 0 4.3 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Legalized Discrimination in America this paper is about how affirmative action is a form of legalized discrimination towards whites in the United states.

we tentatively define as a program for giving preference to individual applicants for positions in educational institutions, or in employment, based on that person's membership in a previously discri ...

(4 pages) 204 1 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Education in Canada.

ration fee is required. Most other post-secondary schools charge tuition fees.Canada has no federal educational system (each province or territory is responsible for its own educational system). Each ... . The provincial departments of education set standards, draw up the curriculum, and give grants to educational institutions.Local elected school boards or commissions are given administration respons ...

(5 pages) 120 0 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The philosopher Rousseau and a biography of him along with some of his beliefs

priest at Consignon in Savory. He was then shuttled around between different households, and other educational institutions. He was once accused of theft in one such household, and after the incident ... re created to preserve freedom.Rousseau's ideas on education have also profoundly influenced modern educational theory. He holds that book and text learning comes second to the child or learners emoti ...

(5 pages) 31 0 2.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Both sides of juvenile justice

se may come from individuals, families, neighborhood associations, business, industry, agriculture, educational institutions, the news media, or any other private service to the public.It involves cri ... ples of alternative programs include drug treatment, individual or group counseling, or referral to educational and recreational programs.When juveniles are referred to the juvenile courts, the court' ...

(13 pages) 481 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

U.S. Borders in the Twenty-First Century

to establish a foreign-student tracking system that would make note of the acceptance of aliens by educational institutions (2002). It would also oversee the issuance of student visas as well as the ...

(5 pages) 144 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Sexual Harassment

untry from the office of the President of the United States, throughout military services and among educational institutions. Under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, sexual harassment is a fo ...

(4 pages) 249 2 4.2 May/2004

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


d should be reevaluated.It is questionable whether much of what goes on in our country's so-called "educational" institutions really constitutes education at all. Education, we have been taught is the ...

(5 pages) 79 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Organizational Commitment of Part-Time and Full-Time Employees

AbstractIn recent years many educational institutions have increased their use of part-time adjuncts, especially with the introdu ... art-Time and Full-Time EmployeesIntroduction and LiteratureWith the rapid growth of non-traditional educational institutions and enrollment, many educational institutions have added significant number ... desire to maintain organizational membership" (Porter, Steers, Mowday, & Boulian, 1974, p. 604).Educational institutions are among the most active employers of part-time workers. On average, part- ...

(12 pages) 180 0 4.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Is privacy a right?

of the information highway by marketing firms, law enforcement agencies, the me dia, financial and educational institutions to collect and compile personal information is making may consumer advocate ...

(9 pages) 366 3 4.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Education in Unied States

Role of EducationThe United States has one of the most extensive and diverse educational systems in the world. Educational institutions exist at all learning levels, from nurser ... partments of Energy and Defense. At the same time, the government began to focus on providing equal educational opportunities for all Americans. Beginning with the GI Bill, which financed educational ... ducation at lower levels. The Great Society programs of President Lyndon Johnson developed many new educational initiatives to assist poor children and to compensate for disadvantage. Federal money wa ...

(11 pages) 359 0 2.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Public Education in US

ided more years of schooling for a larger percentage of the population than other countries. Third, educational institutions were primarily governed by local authorities rather than by federal ones.Th ... ons--that created different types of schools for different reasons. Most institutions only provided educational opportunities for boys from wealthy families. Public governing bodies were rarely involv ...

(19 pages) 501 0 3.9 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


a shift to Universal Secondary with priority to students with disabilities, policy makes including educational institutions, in the cabinet and at parliamentary level should focus on some of the foll ... ools has also been achieved even though more still needs to be done. And increased awareness of the educational needs of children with disabilities for example, the need for sign language development. ...

(9 pages) 77 0 4.6 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Canadian sport: how the education intsituations affected sport development in Canada.

:-Canada has gone through many stages within sport. In the founding years at birth, Canada used its educational institutions as nurseries in which playing skills were developed (Roxborough page 155). ...

(3 pages) 15 0 4.6 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Dell Executive Summary

and territories to customers extending from major corporations, government agencies and medical and educational institutions to small businesses and individuals. The company employs approximately 11,0 ... C/TVs, desktops and portable PCs used by businesses, individuals, families, government agencies and educational institutions.Gateway 2000 thrives in the fast paced environment of the PC industry, one ...

(24 pages) 620 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Apple Computer Case Analysis

tive that doesn't rely on computers that are run by Microsoft software programs. Apple has targeted educational institutions and businesses that want something different than the standard IBM clone. A ... should be done at selected locations that are deemed "typical" of the average government, business, educational institution, and personal computer customer. Apple should understand that each entity th ...

(18 pages) 895 1 2.7 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

The Women's Movement

, with respect to dismissals, family responsibilities; and* eliminate sexual harassment at work, in educational institutions, in the provision of goods and service, in the provision of accommodation a ... the struggles of the garment workers and to me it was quite an inspirational thing. I saw it as an educational aid to make women aware of their power and also to carry on a proud tradition where wome ...

(17 pages) 95 0 1.7 Mar/2006

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

Qualities of my grandfather

e water from an aquifer using a well. The town contained few stores, transportation facilities, and educational institutions. Most stores would sell need-based goods such as clothes, food, and labor e ...

(5 pages) 27 2 1.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Corporal Punishment Hurts Society

ng," "paddling," "swatting," and "caning." (Benatar 1) Originating in Europe for minor judicial and educational misconducts in the 11th century, CP was a cruel and abusive way of correcting improper b ... 700s. Locke questioned the idea of corporal punishment being central to education, with emphasis on educational institutions in place of nurturing parents to bring up proper, law-abiding citizens. Thi ...

(4 pages) 45 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology