Research Database

Parental Involvement & Effective Education

11 pages in length. An in-depth analysis of parental involvement and the role of parents in effective education (early childhood). Includes discussion of relevant case studies. Author concludes that parental involvement is a positive, influential factor in the child's education. Bibliography lists 12 sources.

'Physical Education Is Essential'

A 6 page paper discussing the necessity of physical education in the schools. Lack of funding is discussed. Also the benefits mentally, emotionally, and physically are detailed. The writer's primary purpose is to show that proper Physical education is beneficial for the children. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Public Health and the Role of Health Education in HIV/AIDSPrevention

This 5 page report discusses the fact that public health programs and public health education can serve humanity in ways that no other aspect of the health care realm can. Because public health issues concern all sectors of society, it is a concern that deserves consideration from corporate, community and medical concerns. In terms of HIV/AIDS prevention, health education programs serve as one of the most efficacious means of reducing high-risk behaviors. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

Multilingual versus Monolingual: Bilingual Language Learning in Early Childhood

This 7 page paper considers the issue of multilingual education versus monolingual education, with a focus on the impact of bilingual language learning in early childhood. This paper underscores the premise made by a number of linguists that children can benefit from exposure to bilingual learning and that multilingual educational models improve the chances of second language acquisition in learner popualtoins. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

A Literature-Based Approach To Multicultural Education

A 6 page paper. This paper provides and overview and critique of a specific journal article by Elaine Mindich Bieger entitled: Promoting multicultural education through a literature-based approach. An overview of the author's main points is offered, including the four levels to using literature for multicultural education. The writer concludes with remarks about the impossibility of teachers incorporating everything everyone would like them to incorporate into the daily curriculum. Bibliography lists 1 source.

Planning an Obesity Education Program for 16 - 18 Year Olds

This 11 page paper looks at the problem of obesity, paying particular attention to the age group of 16 0 18 years. The aim of the paper is to develop an effective educational program aimed at reducing obesity in 16 – 18 year. Included in the paper is a discussion on the problem and current gaps in support and healthcare education dealing with obesity before looking at the use of an appropriate healthcare change model and the proposed inclusion in any education program. The bibliography cites 20 sources.

Bilingual Education - The Controversy

This 8 page paper explains the controversy regarding bilingual education, a controversy that has lasted for more than 30 years. As the writer points out, research studies regarding the impact of bilingual education on the academic learning of participants is contradictory. Some studies demonstrate great benefits while others suggest it does more harm that good. Some of the research is reported in this paper. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

The Life Long Learning Movement and the Increased Use of Technology in Education

This 5 page paper considers the nature of the life long learning movement in education and the integration of computer technology. This paper considers the role that technology plays in both society and in education and suggests reasons why the current learning philosophy embraced by many educators and school systems supports the continued use of technology. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Adult Education

This 13 page paper provides an overview of the history and background of adult education, including a view of the current process involved in adult education curriculum. This paper considers the implications and current technologies. Bibliography lists 8 sources.

The Potential of Steiner Education for Application with Indigenous Students in Australian Schools

This 5 page looks at the way Steiner Education may be used to benefit indigenous Australian students. The problems faced by aboriginal and Torres Islander students are discussed. The model of Steiner education, also known as the Waldorf model is then discussed and applied to this population. The bibliography cites 14 sources.

The Supreme Court and Higher Education

This is a 6 page paper that provides an overview of Supreme Court cases dealing with higher education. Engel v. Vitale is highlighted, as well as Board of Education v. Earls. Bibliography lists 15 sources.

Foster Youth And Education

A 6 page paper. The major theme is Foster Youth and Education. Three articles are reported under this topic. Three subthemes are reported each with an article: the vulnerabilities of foster youth, preparation for emancipation, and special education. Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Lesson Plans and IEP Adaptations

This 6 page paper provides an overview of three lesson plans adapted for three different special education students with individual education plans. This paper includes rubrics and modifications. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Teaching Methods For Health Care Professionals

A 10 page paper. This essay discusses several teaching theories. These include behaviorist, cognitivist, and constructivist. Bloom’s taxonomy is explained along with the major thoughts of Piaget and Vygotsky. The benefits of simulation and problem solving in nursing education are discussed. Trends in nursing education are also identified. Bibliography lists 14 sources.

Education in Great Expectations and Wuthering Heights

This 6 page essay examines the role of education, both formal and informal, in Charles Dickens' novel Great Expectations and Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte. The writer argues that in each novel, informal education is more significant. No additional sources are cited.

Extended Abstract and Literature Review for Research on The Benefits of Alterative Schools for African American Students

This 118 page paper is a comprehensive literature review looking at the development and value of alternative education, with an emphasis on the US. The paper looks at a range of theories regarding the way education is delivered, including teaching styles, curriculum design and learning styles. The development of different educational institutions and the provision of learning for different students is also discussed, along with the results and benefits that have been realized. The bibliography cites 187 sources.

Becoming a Professional Educator

This 3 page paper considers the underlying factors that would need to be in place in order for a person to become a true professional in the field of education. This paper reflects the importance of personal and professional characterstics that support the process of education. There is one source cited in this paper.

Food Born Illness and Health Communication Campaigns

This 3 page paper broaches the concern of food born illnesses and how education is critical. The author suggests families with young children are at particular risk and could benefit the most from education campaigns. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

ACEN and CCNE Accreditations

This 4 page paper provides an overview of nursing program accreditation systems, specifically the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). This paper relates the philosophical basis for both of these programs, and also considers the importance of multiple accreditation agencies. There are four sources.

Education And Nursing Education

A 4 page paper. This essay discusses education, phases in nursing education, how nurses acquire knowledge and the importance of them keeping current with science, and a personal philosophy of nursing. Bibliography lists 4 sources.

Does Higher Education Help Or Hinder

A 3 page paper that discuses how higher education is beneficial to the individual and to the society. The essay also comments on whether or not higher education is as needed now as in the past. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Instructional Methods In Nursing Education

This is a 3 page paper that addresses two issues that have to do with nursing education. The first issue is a description of several instructional methods that can be used. The second issue discusses what influences nurse education. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Health Education Strategies

This is a 3 page paper that provides an overview of health education. Strategies for education are examined in the course of notes for a power point presentation. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Entertainment Health Education

This 3 page research paper discusses the utility of entertainment education to accomplishing the goals of public health education. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Comprehensive v. Abstinence Sex Education

This 4 page research paper argues in favor of comprehensive sex education over abstinence sex education and offers considerable research to back up this position. Bibliography lists 7 sources.

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