About six months ago, Google gave me a prototype version of a netbook computer running their new (at that time) Chrome OS to evaluate. It’s called a Chromebook (1). It is basically a laptop that runs one installed application, the
These changes have been more profound with the development of technology. Just like other sectors of the society, technology has impacted the education sector. The impact has majorly bordered on the positive. An example of technological impact in the education
Are you the parent of a child with autism that has been denied needed educational services, for your child? Have you been told by school district personnel, that your child cannot receive a certain service, because the price is too
This is the second of two articles on long lessons. Long lessons of over one hour have been introduced to increase timetable efficiency in some educational authorities. This article is about how best to use the time available. There are
Parental rights in special education in the United States are called procedural safeguards. The federal law, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act ( IDEA ) lays the foundation for parental rights. Each state adopts their own procedural safeguards based on the guidelines laid
Graffiti is the illegal spraying of paint, dye, permanent inks or other substances to mark buildings, fences and surfaces open to the public. It is a community problem that drives down business revenue, lowers property values and promotes a view
Education is a place where innovation is commonly accepted. We have seen fixed rows and rote memorization give way to modular concepts and critical thinking. Perhaps it is time for something like Feng Shui for education to take a turn.