Theory and Methods

Dual Education System - As Theory and Practicals Go Hand in Hand

Education is a process where a person is supposed to sharpen his intellect by acquiring knowledge, the best appetite for the brain. Education fosters human brain with knowledge to enable one's overall development. Thus education plays a vital role in every one's life.
Jan 8, 2015 |

APA Continuing Education: Methods of Study

For those who aren't in the know, the American Psychological Association has for a long time provided several methods of further learning on their website and through the association. APA continuing education comes in a number of forms, each of them dedicated to providing the best possible learning format for a busy mental health professional. If...
Dec 25, 2014 |

Schools in Thane-Exemplifying Excellence in Their Educational Methods

Schools are the medium to shape the best of a person in all his endeavors. Right from his childhood, a student spends most of his time with his teachers, friends, classmates and other associates of the school. So, his personality is mainly dependent on the educational aspects, events and relationships he experiences in his schooling and if it...
Dec 25, 2014 |

Practical VS Theory Education in the Nursery Schools

In psychology and education, learning is commonly defined as a process that brings together cognitive, emotional, and environmental influences and experiences for acquiring, enhancing, or making changes in one's knowledge, skills, values, and world views. There are three main categories or philosophical frameworks under which learning theories...
Dec 25, 2014 |

Basic Educational Theories for the Classroom Instructor

As a classroom instructor, are you familiar with the basic adult learning theories? It is understood by most educators that the process of adult education involves more than providing students with a textbook and developing learning activities. Adult learning is influenced by classroom conditions created by the instructor and the characteristics of...
Dec 25, 2014 |

Educational Theory

Philosophy and education journal, owned and operated by the University of Illinois. Shares current and archived issues, subscription details, history, and sponsoring organizations.
May 5, 2016 |

emTech: Learning Theories

Directory listing of resources on various learning theories, including anchored instruction, behaviorism, cooperative learning, Piaget, Skinner, and cognitive sciences.
May 5, 2016 |

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More

The story behind DC Diaper Bank, a resource for parents

Corinne Cannon remembers well an especially challenging night when her first child, Jack, was an infant. The evening prompted Ms. Cannon to consider her own situation in the context of other... Read More