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The Top Ten Trade Schools In New York

The Top Ten Trade Schools In New York New York is a thriving city with a wide variety of career opportunities. One way to gain a foothold in this competitive environment is to attend a trade school. New York offers an array of educational environments that can prepare students for any technical field. Manhattan Institute: […]

Chicago’s Top Ten Trade Schools

Chicago’s Top Ten Trade Schools Trade schools come in a wide variety of schools that allow students to become specialists in various occupations in a relatively short period of time. As a thriving city, Chicago is host to a number of highly regarded trade schools in fields ranging from cosmetology to nursing. These top trade […]

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Top College Equestrian Programs

Top College Equestrian Programs For many people, a college or university’s football or basketball programs matter far less than the caliber of its equestrian facilities. Although equestrian sporting events have fallen into a niche market here in the United States, there are still many college students that wish to participate. We have compiled a list […]

Top 5 High School Football Programs

The Top 5 Public High School Football Teams When considering the American educational experience, one tradition that is beloved in the hearts and minds of many is that of the high school football team. High school football is so iconic that entire television series have been based around it and there are a number of […]

The Psychology Behind Music in Early Education

The Psychology Behind Music in Early Education From recorders to choir, children are exposed to music classes in their early schooling years. While not everyone will progress to considerable musical talent, the benefits that music in early education provides are overwhelming. In fact, scientists can even track the psychological, philosophical, biological, etc. impacts of vibration […]

Childhood Traumatic Events and the Role of Psychology in Adolescent Adjustment

Childhood Traumatic Events and the Role of Psychology in Adolescent Adjustment It is an unfortunate fact that many children in today’s society are exposed to trauma. Often it takes the form of physical or sexual abuse the child has experienced personally. Or it could be a severe physical injury from an accident or direct attack, […]

Psychology and School Shootings: Coping With the Aftermath

Just when we think we have relegated to the back of our minds the unsettling thought that schoolchildren in America can never be completely safe, another tragic event makes the headlines. The December, 2012 shooting of 20 children and 6 adults at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT shocked the nation. What causes […]

Top 5 Online Psychology Degrees

Top 5 Online Psychology Degrees Today it is no longer necessary to attend college or university classes to obtain a degree. It is possible to achieve the same result online. For thousands of people, who would find it impractical or unfeasible to attend college otherwise, online education can be the steppingstone to a productive career. […]

Effective Classroom Differentiation

Effective Classroom Differentiation by Katherine Vazquez Differentiation is the new buzz word in education. In many respects, it seems like a wonderful thing.  However, the obvious downside is that it means even more work for the teacher.  For the instructor, it means she can’t assume that everyone is on the same page intellectually.  This is […]

Arts Integrated Learning – The Chicago School Reviews

Arts Integrated Learning     Arts integrated learning is defined as an approach to education that     employs the use of the fine arts, both visual and performing, as a     primary path to education in main subjects, such as science,     English, and mathematics – and, in turn, uses these subjects to     enhance learning […]

Straight Out of College and Into the Classroom: How Inexperienced Teachers Are Affecting Education

Straight Out of College and Into the Classroom: How Inexperienced     Teachers Are Affecting Education     Education reform is sweeping the nation and with it comes Teach For     America and similar teaching corps and fellowships, such as Chicago     Teaching Fellows, NYC Teaching Fellows, and Teach NOLA. The purpose     of these programs is […]

Getting In: Charter School Lottery Anxiety

Getting In: Charter School Lottery Anxiety     Charter schools have been sweeping the United States as the proposed     solution to our failing education system. The past five years have     seen countless charter schools popping up and promising a brighter     future for children of all ages who attend. First, however, these     kids […]

For Young Children, Play at School is as Important as Work

For Young Children, Play at School is as Important as Work     Education has seen a resurgence of factual overload and English and     math drills, even for young children. As the charter movement takes     the United States by storm, many young people, some as young as 6 or     7 years old, are […]