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Flipped Classroom info. Teaching Sites. Ten Simple Rules for Making Good Oral Presentations. Essay Writing: Writing: The conclusion of the essay. The conclusion of the essay The function of the essay's Conclusion is to restate the main argument.

Essay Writing: Writing: The conclusion of the essay

It reminds the reader of the strengths of the argument: that is, it reiterates the most important evidence supporting the argument. Beat The System With This List Of 40 Free Educational Websites. Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. MOSEP - Module 2.2 - Additions. Exemplars. The Flipped Classroom Guide for Teachers.

As technology becomes increasingly common in instruction at all levels of education from kindergarten to college, the modern classroom is changing.

The Flipped Classroom Guide for Teachers

The traditional teacher-centered classroom is falling away to give students a student-centered classroom where collaborative learning is stressed. One way educators are effectively utilizing online learning and changing the way they teach is by flipping their classrooms. What is a Flipped Classroom? High school teachers Aaron Sanns and Jonathan Bergman were the first to flip their classrooms. The Flip started when these teachers began supplying absent students with an online lecture they could watch from home or from wherever they had access to a computer and the Internet, including school or the local library. While a traditional classroom is teacher-centered, a Fipped Classroom is student-centered.

Unlike the traditional classroom model, a Flipped Classroom puts students in charge of their own learning. Action? On mission of Quality Education for Every Individual. 12 Myths About Student Engagement. Student engagement is one of the most reliable predictors of gains in learning.

12 Myths About Student Engagement

We can all agree that students who actively participate in learning are more successful and satisfied with their own educational careers. Still, keeping students engaged is easier said than done. We know it’s important, and we’ve tried our hardest day in and day out to make it happen, but many students still seem disengaged. Curriculum Change in Universities. The Straight Dope - Fighting Ignorance Since 1973. Unschooling. Philosophy[edit] Children are natural learners[edit] A fundamental premise of unschooling is that curiosity is innate and that children want to learn.


From this an argument can be made that institutionalizing children in a so-called "one size fits all" or "factory model" school is an inefficient use of the children's time, because it requires each child to learn specific subject matter in a particular manner, at a particular pace, and at a specific time regardless of that individual's present or future needs, interests, goals, or any pre-existing knowledge he or she might have about the topic.

Many unschoolers believe that opportunities for valuable hands-on, community-based, spontaneous, and real-world experiences may be missed when educational opportunities are limited to, or dominated by, those inside a school building. The rise of travelling families and world-schooling. World-schooling, edventuring, life-learning, whatever you call it, more parents are doing it – if the proliferation of blogs and books by families on round-the-world trips is anything to go by.

The rise of travelling families and world-schooling

Driven by a desire to spend a greater amount of time with their children, escape the pressures of work and discover new cultures and lifestyles, a growing number of parents are jacking it all in, taking the kids out of school and setting off on an adventure. Take Jo and Jamie Robins, who are two weeks into a four-month South America trip with their daughters, aged 10 and seven. “We want to take some time to step back from life, the treadmill of working hard to pay a mortgage, not having enough time for family or to follow our interests,” says Jo.

BBC: Supersized Earth (2012) Ep3 Food, Fire And Water. The Case for Preserving the Pleasure of Deep Reading. When a minaret dating from the twelfth century was toppled in the fighting between rebels and government forces in Aleppo, Syria, earlier this spring, we recognized that more than a building had been lost.

The Case for Preserving the Pleasure of Deep Reading

The destruction of irreplaceable artifacts—like the massive Buddha statues dynamited in the Bamiyan Valley in Afghanistan in 2001 and the ancient texts burned and looted in Iraq in 2003—leaves us less equipped to understand ourselves and where we came from, less able to enlarge ourselves with the awe and pleasure that these creations once evoked. Which is why we should care about the survival of a human treasure threatened right here at home: the deep reader. “Deep reading”—as opposed to the often superficial reading we do on the web—is an endangered practice, one we ought to take steps to preserve as we would a historic building or a significant work of art. Most Likely To Succeed. Tony Wagner.

Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli homepage. EDUCATION AND TRAINING REFORM ACT 2006. EDUCATION AND TRAINING REFORM REGULATIONS 2007. [Index] [Table] [Search] [Search this Regulation] [Notes] [Noteup] [Download] [Help] TABLE OF PROVISIONS PART 1--PRELIMINARY 1.


Objectives 2. Authorising provisions 3. Commencement 4. Revocations 5. AustLII: Copyright Policy| Disclaimers| Privacy Policy| Feedback. Home Schooling. From Term 1 2017, Victorian government and catholic schools will use the new Victorian Curriculum F-10.

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This page is currently being reviewed and may be subject to change.​​ In Victoria, home schooling your child during their compulsory school years is a recognised alternative to attending government or registered non-government schools. When you decide to educate your child from a home base, you assume overall responsibility for the planning, implementation and assessment of your child’s education. The Victorian government recognises that home schooling can occur across a broad range of styles, from informal learning approaches to formal curriculum programs, and as such, does not mandate curriculum or reading materials for families who have chosen to home school. The following provides information on what is required from families considering home schooling their child. Key learning areas These learning areas are outlined in more detail in the Education and Training Reform Act 2006.

Homeschooling Supplies (Aus) Education Laws.

Homeschooling Supplies (Aus)