What Don’t We Know about Gratitude and Youth?

When I was nine years old, I came down with a serious case of encephalitis. I spent a couple of weeks drifting in and out of sleep, hooked up to tubes and IVs, unable to talk—and then I slipped into a coma. A…

Tips for Helping Kids Adopt a Growth Mindset

Do you agree with this statement? If your answer is yes, here’s something you might consider: Research suggests that believing in the human capacity to change is linked to less depression, better health, and greater achievement. This is the “growth mindset,” an idea…

8 Important Reasons For Teaching Kindness in Schools

Most people have heard the phrase ‘random acts of kindness’, which refers to a selfless act of giving resulting in the happiness of another person. Terms like this are increasing in popularity around the world, as more people identify a deficiency in their…

Constructive Ideas For Teaching Addition Skills

The purpose of this article is to put forward some ideas to help with the teaching of addition. Combining groups of physical objects: for many students, this is their most basic experience of adding up. This process normally involves collecting two sets of…

Five Fields of Study to Help Refugees and Asylum Seekers

It’s World Refugee Day. Held every year on June 20, today is a day to “commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees.” According to the UN’s website, “World Refugee Day also marks a key moment for the public to show…

Why Education Is Extremely Important

Education is the process of acquiring knowledge. It is a must for every human being, no matter which part of the world he belongs to. It is the basis of creating a civilized society. Literacy and education are two different things. Being literate…

The Writing is on the Oil Well

American education has to become more competitive yesterday. The performance of U.S. students in middle and high schools on international math and science exams is below the average of 38 other countries. Even advanced American math and physics students score near dead last…

Understanding the Necessary Changes for Adult Education

When a person decides to continue their education beyond high school, many times they will assume that this new education will be similar to the old education they received. The prospective student makes plans to do what they did before. After all, it…

The Role of Education in Preventing Female Foeticide

In India one of the biggest social problems is the killing of the girls after their birth or while still in their Mother’s womb. In rural India and in some urban places in India, some parents have a feeling that daughters are a…

What Management Education System Brings to Society

Master of business administration is one of the most coveted educational qualifications. It has become a necessary qualification to climb the corporate ladder. However everyone is not so lucky to get the traditional full time MBA qualifications, due to many reasons these may…