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Portal

dmoz Education Directory

Dictionary

education : the field of study that deals mainly with methods of teaching and learning in schools — Webster See also OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, Urban Dictionary

A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education (Gillies)

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Encyclopedia

Education is the process of facilitating learning. Knowledge, skills, values, beliefs, and habits of a group of people are transferred to other people, through storytelling, discussion, teaching, training, or research. Education frequently takes place under the guidance of educators, but learners may also educate themselves in a process called autodidactic learning. Any experience that has a formative effect on the way one thinks, feels, or acts may be considered educational. Education is commonly and formally divided into stages such as preschool, primary school, secondary school and then college, university or apprenticeship. The methodology of teaching is called pedagogy. — Wikipedia

Encyclopedia of Education, Britannica

Preservation

History




History of American Education (YouTube Channel)
A Brief History of Education (Peter Gray, Psychology Today)

Quotation

Quotations Page

Library

National Library of Education

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Participation

Education

Course

OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Community

Organization

National Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
American Council on Education
National Education Association
American Federation of Teachers

Forum

Reddit

Blog

WordPress

News

EurekAlert Education (AAAS),
Education Week
NPR Archives

Book

ISBNdb

Government

US Department of Education
Afterschool.gov

Document

USA.gov

Poem

OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Music

Song Lyrics

Future


2006-2016 Map of Future Forces affecting education (KnowledgeWorks Foundation and the Institute for the Future)

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EurekAlert! - Education The premier online source for science news since 1996. A service of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

  • UTSA's Bernard Arulanandam elected Fellow of...
    on December 13, 2018 at 5:00 am

    (University of Texas at San Antonio) Since joining the faculty at UTSA in 2001, Arulanandam has conducted innovative research in vaccine development related to the pathogen Chlamydia trachomatis, which causes the sexually transmitted disease chlamydia, Francisella tularensis, which causes the respiratory infection tularemia or rabbit fever, and Acinetobacter Baumannii, a pathogen that has seen an uptick in occurrence in injured soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan. […]

  • Attention, please! Anticipation of touch takes...
    on December 12, 2018 at 5:00 am

    (University of Washington) A study by the University of Washington and Temple University examines what happens in children's brains when they anticipate a touch to the hand, and relates this brain activity to the executive functions the child demonstrates on other mental tasks. […]

  • Leibniz Prize for Wolfgang Wernsdorfer
    on December 12, 2018 at 5:00 am

    (Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) ) Professor Wolfgang Wernsdorfer of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) receives the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize 2019 of the German Research Foundation (DFG). Germany's highest science prize endowed with EUR 2.5 million honors the experimental physicist for his research into electronics, spin physics, and quantum computing. […]

  • #BlackGirlMagic: Black women in STEM are driving...
    on December 12, 2018 at 5:00 am

    (University of Missouri-Columbia) The need for more scientists and engineers is a persistent issue plaguing industries throughout the United States. Several initiatives created to prioritize science, technology, engineering and mathematics in schools are helping educators prepare more diverse students and workers for STEM fields. However, these efforts might be falling short when it comes to representation of people of color, according to a University of Missouri researcher. […]

  • Rethinking school suspensions: School climate...
    on December 12, 2018 at 5:00 am

    (University of Missouri-Columbia) Now, researchers at the University of Missouri and the University of Virginia have found that when educators and administrators focus on creating a positive school climate, the likelihood of a student being suspended decreases by approximately 10 percent. […]

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