Essays Tagged: "Elementary school"

A Critique of Phyllis Schlafly disbelief on School-to-Work Programs

he student or their parents but by the school. The school even considers job selections as early as Elementary School. Schlafly objects that school-to-work would only eliminate important teaching stud ... le argument on school-to-work programs seems fabricated; there is no such program where students in elementary school are given a job. She had no hard evidence that this exists, so I draw my conclusio ...

(3 pages) 34 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

College Education - Professional Preparation or Social Integration?

ors of an education, trying to oversee criteria specific of a certain field of study.The purpose of school is to prepare students for college, but not in the intellectual sense: most college graduates ... ledge in areas of math or writing (this is most clear by analyzing ACT results around the country). Schools prepare kids and young adults for the responsibilities inherent in college. It gets students ...

(3 pages) 83 0 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"A Halfway Decent Proposal"

From elementary school all the way up through high school, students have this "can't wait to get out" att ...

(7 pages) 43 0 3.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The English School System/ This essay argues that the English school system (in UK) shuts out students and denies them a chance at a decent education if they don't preform well in exams.

Is the English School System Oppressive and Exclusive?The British ideal, the product of the English school system: ... achers. Young children are forced to study, when they should be learning the invaluable lesson that school is fun. The English curriculum and teaching style does not cater for those children who are n ... tage of the population who do not reach their full academic potential until they get into secondary school. At this time, when they do start to perform to their ability level it is too late, because t ...

(3 pages) 60 0 4.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Elementary Foundation

Elementary Foundation In David Gelernter's essay titled "Unplugged", he expresses that comput ... ning and understanding the real meaning behind their core curriculum of math and grammar skills. In elementary school children, this is a direct result from the misuse of calculators and computer-aide ... te a strong foundation in math and grammar on their own. Before that happens, they have no place in elementary school. Elementary school education acts as a porthole through which children's im ...

(3 pages) 60 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


hether it's smoking or chewing tobacco or doing some other type of drug. There are kids as young as elementary school already using and selling illicit drugs. Kids come home and find household cleaner ... f D.A.R.E. is not continued throughout high school, there is not much of a reason to have had it in elementary school because young adults are more tempted to try something new because of peer pressur ...

(3 pages) 39 1 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

chinese school

ven collegestudent can't answer". I have a same feeling what the people said, because when I was in elementary school. I took the math course that's far ahead than American elementary school.I remembe ... question should be teach in high school, there's no way I can answerthose question at the level of elementary student(by the way, Chinese school seldom use calculate to solve the math question. We al ...

(3 pages) 83 1 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Casies blackmail

nowledge of knowing that I can dice a person with none the lesser thought. I went to Meramac elementary school for the better part of kindergarten my teachers name was Ms. Debby. She was very n ...

(3 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Art Essays

College admission - Personal statement

not be able to become a math person. I purposely did not do well on almost all of my math exams in elementary school. I virtually gave up. And living in xxx, it was a pretty cut-throat environment. H ...

(1 pages) 178 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Hidden Racism

affect the way I live my life today. I first started school on August 13th, 1989 at Avondale Elementary. Avondale Elementary was a predominately black school because it was located in the city ... ndergarten class was filled with many students; the majority of them were black. I went to Avondale Elementary my Kindergarten and First grade years but it was Second grade where I made my biggest swi ...

(6 pages) 8 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Columbus, The Indians And Progres

many things that seem to be left untold while learning about "great" Christopher Columbus in elementary school. Some would say that the children shouldn't learn about such violence at a young a ...

(1 pages) 14 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


nuously encourage you to succeed. I happened to meet my first best friend in sixth grade. In elementary school everybody knew everybody so it became the talk of the sixth grade class when our t ...

(3 pages) 12 0 5.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


nuously encourage you to succeed. I happened to meet my first best friend in sixth grade. In elementary school everybody knew everybody so it became the talk of the sixth grade class when our t ...

(3 pages) 58 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Community Service In Education

rn that all people are the same regardless of their class or color of their skin. Working in elementary schools is another place that college students like to help out at. Helping out elementar ...

(2 pages) 24 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Business Plan

ng Blocks Childcare Center will focus and market within a ten-mile radius of the center. With three elementary schools close by the center expects to reach a reasonable amount of clients. The target i ... argeted audience will also live within a five mile radius of the daycare and attend one of the four elementary schools that are close by.The childcare industry is a growing business fueled by the ever ...

(27 pages) 293 1 4.5 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

7 AM Is Too Early

I remember in Elementary School, we went to school at 8:45. I would wake up at 8:00, eat, and go to school. I was ...

(1 pages) 682 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

During these last few years here at Spencer Van Etten,

ed our things and moved to New York that winter. We arrived in Spencer and I attended school at the Elementary school.My life, up to moving to New York, has been a much "-nurtured" one, in a sense tha ... d on willing to serve others, which was very hard for me to do before I entered the high school. In elementary school, I was very shy when it came to speaking in front of my peers and teachers. It was ...

(10 pages) 893 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

I was born on January 8th, 1981 at 2:23 Am.

l, and house.I attended private school until was in second grade and then was switched to Zimmerman Elementary. I can remember the switch being a little tough. I had no friends right away. Then there ... ith at school, but she had a best friend named Kari. It didn?t work out so well all of the time. In elementary school I loved recess. In sixth grade a few of us girls mostly played tag with the boys. ...

(12 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Day I Was Robbed

When I was 11 years old, that I still in elementary school there was something happened to me. I still remember I was in fourth grade. It hap ... ber clearly what happened because my memory just won't forget. Field trip was the happiest thing on elementary school life. No other things better than go to field trip in elementary school. It will m ... ing from this happen. I will not go out by myself at night.This is my sad experience while I was in elementary school. Although that was not a good experience I can still learn something from it. I sh ...

(2 pages) 948 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

This is a college personal statement

l. They taught me that school was more important than anything in my life. I exceeded in it too. In elementary school I earned straight A’s for every year there: first through sixth grade. Throug ...

(3 pages) 119 0 3.4 Mar/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays