In your opinion, what are some school-related emotions of students? Which help with achievement? Which hurt? What are some school-related emotions of teachers and parents? How do they differ from each other?
Each month Marjan Glavac, professional speaker, teacher and co-author of “How To Thrive And Survive In Your Classroom”, presents The Busy Educator’s Monthly Five – five websites for educators that are easy to read, simple to use and …
Peer mediation programs offer schools an alternative to traditional disciplinary practices and help schools become safer places. The goal of peer mediation is to reduce conflict and provide children with problem-solving skills. Trained peer mediators create a safe atmosphere, allowing disputing students to tell their stories and assisting them in working out a mutually acceptable agreement.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has created this useful set of resources related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) for educators and others interested in these fields. Here visitors can look over the resources, which include full-text books, pamphlets, and an interactive website.
No doubt many Scout Report readers have enjoyed using Dropbox as a convenient way to store large files to share with colleagues, friends, and others. This handy Dropbox widget can be used with Google Chrome to access these files quickly. Visitors can use the program to download files from Dropbox, see recent changes, and also learn about updates of note. This version is compatible with all computers running Windows XP and newer.
School Is not an imitation of life. Some people say, “After schooling students will have to play the Game of Life.” That may be true, but in life there are choices, and not everyone competes for the same goals. Winning and losing is strictly in terms of one’s personal goals. The school game is supremely important, with serious, life-long consequences. It influences not only students’ current lives but also shapes their future and influences their socioeconomic status. Students have no choice, except as home schooling and unschooling become more of an option.