The planet Earth, formed through a long and tumultuous marriage of fire and ice. Glaciers slid across continents; volcanoes spit forth lava creating islands, and earthquakes shattered land masses, pushing up mountains. This is a guide to those processes and the landmarks they created.
Contrary to what some people believe we do not have to reinvent the wheel in order to utilize alternative fuel sources. Wind, water and the sun have been available as options for saving the planet for years. The technology is in place. The only thing lacking is consumer participation.
Finding graduate schools in bioarchaeology is easier than digging up artifacts if one knows the various synonyms for bioarchaeology. The study of skeletal remains is known by several other names including osteoarchaeology and palaeo-archaeology. Master’s and doctoral degrees are offered worldwide.
Considering a Ph.D. in Teaching English as a second language? Discover four universities that offer this degree. The programs differ slightly, providing training to educators in research as well as pedagogy, advocacy and multiculturalism.
What is action research? According to Kurt Lewin, a social psychologist during the 1940’s, action research is “work that did not separate the investigation from the action needed to solve the problem.” In other words, research that is done in context to solve problems, create change or aid students.
If you have yearned for a more mindful approach to education, a degree in Contemplative Education might fit your needs. Naropa University in Colorado is one of the few institutions that awards degrees in Contemplative Education.
When writing a statement of purpose for graduate school, it is important to remember that this is your introduction to the committee reviewing your application. You will want to tell them who you are, why you are interested in the subject area as well as what experiences influenced your career.
How does a student request a letter of recommendation for graduate school? Who do they ask? What information should the student provide? What should they do once the letter has been sent? This article will address these questions and more.
Let’s look at the question, “How many graduate schools should I apply to?” Will three be enough; is five too many? In this article, we will look at what factors should be the primary focus of this decision; what number of graduate school applications are reasonable and why.
A master’s degree capstone project or leadership project creates a venue for students to create and facilitate a project that demonstrates their understanding of accumulated knowledge as well as their ability to implement that project.
The definition of a reading specialist is best understood through the words of the Brazilian educator, Paulo Freire who said, teaching children to “read the word,” allows them to “read the world.” A position as a reading specialist usually requires a Master of Arts degree.