Why are kindness lessons not on the school curriculum?
The Leaving Cert looms for my eldest but the entire school journey was an education for us all
What A Law School Curriculum Should Be
How are we in a situation where people spend three years in law school and still need an extra week to learn the basics?
How to Integrate Quality and Safety into Your School’s Curriculum
Dr. Ryan Miller, a former leader of the South Dakota IHI Open School Chapter, recently published a study on interprofessional education through the IHI Open School. His Chapter’s work led to a longitudinal curriculum requiring the IHI Open School courses at four South Dakota colleges. Below, Dr. Miller offers some tips for integrating quality and s
Swimming training must be mandatory in school curriculum: Experts
India should consider introducing swimming and water safety training as a part of their physical education curriculum in schools to reduce drowning deaths
School Curriculum Falls Short on Bigger Lessons
Many child development experts worry that the ever-growing emphasis on academic performance means many children aren’t developing life skills like motivation, focus and resilience, predictors of long-term success.
Financial literacy should be a bigger part of the school curriculum
In a post-Banking Royal Commission world, educating our children about money and finance is more important than ever
How telemedicine can be incorporated into med school curriculum
Taking a page from the curriculum at the Stanford University School of Medicine, a new article outlines how telemedicine training can be incorporated for digital-native students.
Will Russia add anti-corruption lessons to the school curriculum?
The government is looking for new ways to show it is serious about the issue.
WCA's New Lower School Curriculum: What is Changing and What is New
The Curriculum of Williamsburg Christian Academy encompasses our school mission, culture, and instructional philosophy. It provides students with experiences and skills that prepare them to be informed, inquisitive and empowered members of society.
Poll: should LGBTI education be embedded in Scottish school curriculum?
Scottish primary and secondary pupils are to become the first in the world to be taught in a schools’ system that has LGBTI education embedded in the curriculum.
Guiding Principles the Chicago Public Schools Curriculum Equity Initiative should adopt
Chicago Public Schools leaders are right: Teachers spend too much time and money finding resources and planning instruction. When our time gets devoured with finding texts, designing learning experiences, and creating assessments, we lose time and energy that should be devoted to interacting with students. We burn out quickly. Different teachers have different demands. I... Read more »
Should A 'Sleep Class' Be Part Of Every High School Curriculum?
New study, published in the Journal of Sleep Research, shows that a sleep class for teenagers leads to better sleep outcomes after one year.
Why Educators Should Recognize Queer, Asian Identities in School Curriculum
As a queer biracial Asian, I know the importance of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage (API) Month.
TaxProf Blog: Cassidy: Reforming the Law School Curriculum from the Top Down
R. Michael Cassidy (Boston College), Reforming the Law School Curriculum from the Top Down, 64 J. Legal Educ. ___ (2014): With growing consensus that legal education is in turmoil if not in crisis, law schools need to take advantage of industry upheaval to catalyze innovation in the way they train...
Students question why popular novel is removed from Gilbert school's curriculum
Williamsfield High School students are questioning why a popular award-winning novel, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini, was suddenly pulled from the high school English curriculum with no explanation.
Nigeria: Why FG Must Include Sex Education in School Curriculum
A Professor of Reproductive Physiology at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Okanlawon Onagbesin has called on the Federal Government to include sex education in school curriculum as a course in order to give thorough sex education to the young ones.
If You Could Add One Book to the High School Curriculum, What Would It Be?
We posed the question to a range of writers. Their answers may surprise you.
Climate change should be part of every medical school's curriculum
Climate change is a topic few medical schools cover. They need to start, because it will shape how today's medical students will practice medicine.
Should the Education Department Remove the Writing of the Essay from School Curriculum?
The essay has long been considered one of the standards of education. We all know that the importance of school curriculum is to help children learn, and we’ve all assumed that it accomplishe…
Quincy middle school curriculum asks tough global questions
The "Girl Rising" curriculum in Quincy teaches middle school students about the plight of girls around the world.