Essays Tagged: "local school"

Vincent Van Gogh - a speech in first person.

my work and was fired later that year. I then returned to England in 1876 and assisted unpaid at a local school. This experience sparked a religious yearning inside of me and I went to study to becom ...

(3 pages) 110 0 4.2 Mar/1997

Subjects: Art Essays

Seamus Justin Heaney, an overview of his life and accomplishments.

in 1939 in County Derry in Northern Ireland. He grew up in the country, on a farm. He attended the local school and in 1951 went as a border to St Columb's College. In 1956 he went on a scholarship t ...

(2 pages) 38 0 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Maurice "the rocket" Richard.

Montreal PQ. He started skating at the age of four, by the time he was a teenager he dominated the local school teams.In 1942-43 season he played his first NHL game, 16 games in to the season he brok ... ichard asked his coach if he could change his jersey number from 15 to nine to mark the occasion. A local sports writer had begun calling Richard "the comet." But a teamate called him "the rocket" tha ...

(2 pages) 20 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The life of William Wordsworth.

th a valuable source of thought and impressions. With the help of his two uncles, William entered a local school and continued his studies and Cambridge University where he found a limited curriculum ...

(2 pages) 46 1 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Sun Yat-Sen: Father of the Chinese Republic.

ou, not far from Macau and Hong Kong. He received a few years of traditional Chinese education at a local school and at age thirteen, moved to Hawaii, where his older brother had immigrated. Sun studi ...

(5 pages) 62 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Teens and Drugs

children to drugs in a four-county area, 32 in Harrison County alone. Because of this epidemic, our local paper wrote several articles trying to address the issue of teens and drugs. The articles I re ... e issue of teens and drugs. The articles I read that Sunday morning focused on actions taken by our local school leaders, comments made by the local sheriff, and stories of families who lost their chi ...

(3 pages) 138 4 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Schools for Sale: School and Corporate Partnerships

Schools for Sale:School and Corporate PartnershipsHave you ever went to your local school gymnasium to watch a sporting event, looked up to the score clock to check out the scor ... of advertising, marketingand commercialism in the schools.4. Write a letter to the members of your local school board, asking them toeject whatever forms of commercialism exist in your local schools. ... Convinceeveryone in your anti-commercialism coalition to sign it. Send a copy of theletter to your local newspapers, radio and television stations. CallCommercial Alert at 503.235.8012 or email to as ...

(14 pages) 203 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


ksmith and also grew tobacco. He grew surrounded by family. Until the age twelfth Escoffier went to local school. He showed an interest drawing. Many thought that he would become an artist.In 1859, at ... York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.2003`, ProsperThe New Larousse GastronimqueNew York: Crown Pub ...

(6 pages) 54 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Benjamin Banneker

enjamin grew up on the tobacco farm, and was taught to read by his grandmother Molly. Later, when a local school was formed, the schoolteacher changed the spelling of his last name to Banneker.Banneke ...

(2 pages) 51 1 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Heinrich SChliemann Biography

n was a German archaeologist born January 8th, 1822. He was largely self-educated after leaving the local school at the age of fourteen because of scandalous rumours about his father that disabled him ...

(6 pages) 25 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Direct Marketing Plan for Campbell's Easy Heat Soup

r school and prepares their packed lunch: peanut butter sandwiches and chips. She races them to the local school. She rushes to her office at 8:55 am, which gives her barely 5 minutes to collect her t ...

(5 pages) 101 1 1.7 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Setting Up Group Counselling

STEP 1:I would run an effective parenting skills group. After having spoken to parents at the local school, I have found there is a need for this type of group.STEP 2:1. This group would benefit ... if given the right opportunity and environment.STEP 4:1. I have found the heritage building at the local school to be a very good environment for this group., as it is close to the school for picking ...

(4 pages) 44 1 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Education in Unied States

s. In the United States, each state is responsible for providing schooling, which is funded through local taxes and governed by local school boards. In addition to these government-funded public schoo ... iety paid more attention to education, it also devoted a greater proportion of its resources to it. Local communities were required to spend more money on schools and teachers, while colleges and univ ...

(11 pages) 359 0 2.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Compares/Contrasts Continuum of Services and Inclusion for educating students with special needs in a general education system (about 4 pages).

In addition, a separate staff of special educators and related service personnel are maintained at local school districts. Funding for special education is based on the actual numbers of students ide ...

(5 pages) 211 1 3.3 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

John Wallis

here third out five children. John Wallis was very educated throughout his life he attended a small local school (Ashford School) but then moved on to James Movat's School in Tenterden in 1625 because ...

(4 pages) 25 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

James Watt

s a little child, he was delicate so he was educated at home by his mother. Later on, he attended a local school. James Watt learned most of his technical knowledge from his father's workshops that he ...

(2 pages) 858 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Biography Of Ozzy

of 13, in the ninth grade, Ozzy, as he had begun calling himself dropped out of school and joined a local gang, due to constant ridiculing and torture by the local school bullies and teachers. In 1964 ...

(3 pages) 666 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

No Child Left Behind

aching abilities .Each state has a curriculum structure. Each one summarizes the course of study by local school districts. This is how they develop programs directing state and local textbook adoptio ...

(5 pages) 131 0 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

States' Rights V. Nationalism

any Americans would be affected by this drastic cut in federal funds. Clinton's idea is to give the local school districts tax bonds worth twenty eight billion dollars over two years. One may think, " ... ay for the national government to gain control over a system that has long been in the hands of the localities. Clinton believes that only the national government can help the localities build new sch ...

(3 pages) 16 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

John Gay satirical comedian

re was a group of men called the scribblers club, which was a group of prominent writers who met at local coffee houses and talked about writing. These men were close friends who's writings allude to ... shed family who owned the manor of Goldworthy in Devonshire. His uncle was the head of a prestige's local school so John Gay was able to be educated there for free because his family was not wealthy e ...

(4 pages) 875 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature