Essays Tagged: "teaching methods"

Philosophy of Secondary Physical education

w to communicate with others,especially in a team setting. My philosophy also holds in it different teaching methods.Methods that physical education teachers can use to get the most out of their stude ... learn. Some students learn at a more rapid pacethan others. In physical education class we will be teaching them all. Our job as physicaleducators is to bring out the best in each student. Even if th ...

(4 pages) 246 2 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark a brief summary.

unmistakably, and outspokenly, in her prime. She is passionate in the application of her unorthodox teaching methods, in her attraction to the married art master, Teddy Lloyd, in her affair with the b ...

(1 pages) 60 0 4.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

A Philosophy of Education

ich we live.I have many beliefs regarding effective instructions, however, above all I believe that teaching methods should be tolerant and adaptable to the values, cultures, and aptitudes of all chil ... and middle education, when a child is getting familiar with the structure of school and his peers. Teaching children how to interact with each other in a variety of settings should be a continuous go ...

(4 pages) 474 0 4.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Technology and Education. It is about technology is the classroom from a educators standpoint.

ications, can offer many educational opportunities; therefore, educators will need to adapt current teaching methods to incorporate this new media into the classroom.Computers have made a fundamental ...

(3 pages) 384 0 3.7 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Emma Willard and her effect on educational opportunities.

hat included Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep (1830).Willard was born in Berlin, Conn., and started teaching school there at the age of 16. In 1809, she married John Willard. In 1814 Emma Hart Willard ... opened a boarding school for girls in her Middlebury home. Her purpose was to offer improvements in teaching methods and to offer subject areas to women that were missing from girls' schools of the da ...

(2 pages) 34 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Common Causes of Poor Mathematics Achievement for Children and Adolescents and Strategies for Teaching.

hers must first recognize the common problems and their causes in order to apply the most efficient teaching methods with the goal to get students to correctly use mathematical concepts in the classro ... n's life"- it is not realistic to have people tested in this fashion (2002).There are strategies in teaching mathematics that may reduce some of the problems. All authors believe that teachers should ...

(7 pages) 175 1 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Age Of Reform.

that. After meeting Alice Cogwells in 1814, Gallaudet has been forever inspired. Unsatisfied by the teaching methods in England, he transferred to Paris at the Institute Royal Des Sounds-Muets. Here h ...

(3 pages) 76 3 3.5 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Dead poets society.

is a thoughtful, kind, humorous teacher and dreamer. He is an inspiring man who has many unorthodox teaching methods. Keating inspires his students to "suck the marrow out of life" and "seize the day" ... ents to "suck the marrow out of life" and "seize the day". his students admire his different way of teaching and the way he made them think for themselves. As a former student Mr. Keating didn't like ...

(4 pages) 75 0 3.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Critical Thinking Article Summary and Critique for MGT350

by A Chaedar Alwasilah. The article examines the ineptness of the various methods and techniques of teaching language in Indonesia.This analysis will also critique how the author dealt with the follow ... ng of material.Critical Thinking Crucial to Global SuccessThe article examines the current language teaching methods and techniques used in Indonesian schools. The author states "that many have sugges ...

(3 pages) 385 1 4.1 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Comparing and contrasting Plato's "Allegory of the Cave" with Paulo Freire's "Pedagogy of the Oppressed"

a work in progress. Each essay contains three major points. These points discussed new and advised teaching methods, how man is related to or with the world; and the responsibility that enlightened i ... ut man and educating are compiled in his "Pedagogy of the Oppressed". He strongly suggests that for teaching to be the most effective it must be cognitive or revolutionary forum. The students should b ...

(5 pages) 78 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Critical Thinking & Global Success

Critical Thinking Crucial to Global SuccessThe article examines the current language teaching methods and techniques used in Indonesian schools. The author states "that many have sugges ... s to be completely overhauled" (Alwasilah, 2002). The author suggests "the current methods used for teaching is monotonous, teaching materials are old, the teacher has no vision, and the subject does ... owering intellectually. (Alwasilah, 2002) The article provides examples of a new improved method of teaching language, starting with "professionally designed language teaching that will significantly ...

(2 pages) 85 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"

work is like making another effort that is in progress. His points are discussed as new and advised teaching methods of how man is related to, through, or with the world and the responsibility that en ...

(5 pages) 201 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Contemporary Philosophy

Goodbye, Mr.Chips

r, Ralston suggested that Chips should retire. As a matter of fact, he directly told Chips that his teaching methods were out-dated and his personal habits were slovenly. Ralston even said that Chips ... ake away was that people should just be like themselves. At the beginning, when Chips first started teaching, he acted as though he was a very strict individual. It was because of this attitude that m ...

(3 pages) 53 2 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Grant Proposal

I found a grant that supports student achievement by improving teachers' knowledge, understanding, teaching methods, and appreciation of American history.Grant DescriptionThe Teaching American Histor ... rts competitive grants to local educational agencies. The purpose of these grants is to promote the teaching of traditional American history in elementary and secondary schools as a separate academic ...

(6 pages) 262 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Should Socrates have taken his death sentence?

Socrates was a great Greek philosopher whose ideas and teaching methods are still known and used even until this day. He was born around 470 B.C., in Athen ... acher. He first learned his father's art, but later dedicated himself to thought and to philosophic teaching without compensation, in spite of his destitution. He was one who questioned all the genera ... ustice could come through. He was opposed to that damaging idea which was the basis of the Sophists teachings.Many of the citizens of Athens, including the Sophists, did not like what Socrates was tea ...

(3 pages) 60 0 1.7 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Mona Lisa Smile Video Journal

most is would have to be professer Katherine Watson.She is a unmarried status and has free-thinking teaching methods that seem scandalous to the students and the faculty.She seems to help everyone she ...

(2 pages) 30 0 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Wireless access in the classroom

e e-classroomThe e-classroom allows the professor and instructor to break free from the traditional teaching methods. By using a notebook PC in the classroom, they can engage students through more int ... g a notebook PC in the classroom, they can engage students through more interactive and progressive teaching methods. Notebooks make collaboration between students, teachers and administrators easier ...

(2 pages) 47 1 2.1 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

The students service in the collage

of students at Insearch are not satisfied with the academic service, almost half of students thinks teaching methods should been improved. As a consequently, a group of Insearch students have carried ... orm the two above chart.3.2 Teacher Quality:Here is the result of what the students think about the teaching quality in Insearch, as the results from the pie chart, teaching quality as Good of 65%. Ho ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Philosophy of Education

succeed and be a part of their community.I will modify instructional methods, using a wide range of teaching styles for the academic achievement of all my students, so that they will be able to be bet ... stigate, learn, and determine how the knowledge process influences themselves and others.I will use teaching methods and materials to reduce student prejudice and work to create a school culture that ...

(1 pages) 82 0 2.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Personal Goals of a University of Phoenix Student

accredited school with the right type of degree program. The University of Phoenix with its unique teaching methods and learning environments catering to the adult learner made it the best choice to ...

(3 pages) 107 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing