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On Art and Education

On Art and Education

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On Art and Education There seems to be an endless debate about the state of education in our society, which is by no means a bad thing. I think it is healthy or at least an indicator that we care about the education of our young people. But the level of controversy makes me believe that it has become more important to win the debate than to determine the right direction for both our youth and humanity in general. Locally, in Wisconsin, with the roar of Act 10 still echoing, the controversial debate over the common core now haunts senses in all quadrants. And the constant buzz of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) ... STEM, STEM, STEM, STEM, STEM tells me that we have narrowed our educational system to "Train them for a skill and make them produce." ...
Burnout and Educators

Burnout and Educators

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Burnout and Educators As globalization and technology continue to change the way businesses operate, the need for highly skilled workers with the ability to synthesize, analyze and communicate will be the litmus test that separates successful economies from those that fail. . Where does the United States fall in light of this? Can the United States produce enough highly-skilled workers to meet the demands of an ever-evolving society? If the 2010 results of the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) are any indication, then the US was judged to be deficient. Burnout and Educators The test results showed that US students lagged behind many of their peers from other countries in core subject areas. This understanding has once again strengthened the constan...
The Magic of Diamonds: Diamond Buying Guide and Education!

The Magic of Diamonds: Diamond Buying Guide and Education!

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Diamond Buying Guide and Education The Magic of Diamonds: Diamond Buying Guide and Education! The diamond was one of the most sought-after gems in history. Uncut diamonds adorned the armor of the great knights; cut diamonds have adorned the crowns of kings and queens over time. Today, diamonds are internationally recognized for love and engagement and are gaining increasing interest as a source of investment. A diamond has many magical powers, excellent strength, courage, and bravery. It was once considered a symbol of fear and invincibility; the mere possession of a diamond endows its wearer with excellent strength, courage, and bravery. It was also believed that a diamond could cast out the devil and all the ghosts of the night. In the 1500s, diamonds were seen as a t...
Carbon Copy PRO Review – A Marketing System and Education

Carbon Copy PRO Review – A Marketing System and Education

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A Marketing System and Education Carbon Copy PRO Review - A Marketing System and Education Many network marketers, affiliate marketers, internet marketers, and small business entrepreneurs have heard of Carbon Copy PRO. Many have joined and are building a business using Carbon Copy PRO. Of those who have not, many seek objective reviews and insights into the Carbon Copy PRO system and its community; you can be too. Before I continue, I want to point out something important that you should understand while researching Carbon Copy PRO. This means that most reviews are written by members who praise Carbon Copy PRO, or by competitors who offer an alternative business model. So most often in reading articles you will find a hint of one or another bias, depending on the motiv...
Autism and Education – How Does it Affect Your  Education?

Autism and Education – How Does it Affect Your Education?

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How Does it Affect Your Education Autism and Education - How Does it Affect Your Education? Autism is a disorder that affects the whole person and often lasts for the lifetime of the person affected. Specifically, this disorder affects a person’s ability to create emotions, memories, sensory abilities, nonverbal communication skills, and many more. It affects one in one hundred and fifty people of all races and social status; and it affects more boys than it does girls. A common description I have heard among professionals is that many people suffering from autism can express ideas but cannot express those same thoughts. Key signs include: Repetitive Behavior - For example, a young child may look unusual on a particular toy, always arranging things in a certain way, or be ...
The Future of Educational Technology and Education 3.0

The Future of Educational Technology and Education 3.0

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The Future of Educational Technology and Education 3.0 The Future of Educational Technology and Education 3.0 Thinking about what education might look like over the next decade, we quickly realize that technological trends are leaving many of our students behind.  Today is an era of exponential change. New and constantly improving technologies appear every day and in every corner of society. Educating the best and brightest in this brave new world will require a new and improved educational paradigm. Allowing our learning tools to age in the corner of the classroom would be a mistake that could cost us the future. Throwing mass children out of unfair access ensures that we will be bored at the bottom of the global fund of employed workers for decades to come. A new set...
Nutrition and Education – Three Secrets for a Lifetime Success!

Nutrition and Education – Three Secrets for a Lifetime Success!

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Nutrition and Education - Three Secrets for a Lifetime Success! Nutrition and Education - Three Secrets for a Lifetime Success! I would like to start by sharing with you a very interesting and inspiring fact about my children. One is twenty; the other is twenty-one, and if you asked them about their favorite food now, you would get the answer they gave you when you were in high school. Can you guess? They will say that their favorite food is salads! Very impressive, isn't it? Interesting and unusual because this is not the answer they get from most of their friends. They love fresh, organic, and local fruits. They grow on eggs from a local farm. They always ate close to the ground, and there was almost no boxed, canned, or packaged food. You think eating this way is mu...