INEQUITIES IN EDUCATIONAL SYSTEM.
Examines causes & effects, arguing for multicultural, pluralistic approach. Integration, politics, administration, legislation, curricula.
Increasing the Relevance of Business Schools
This paper discusses the relevance of emotional intelligence in business schools, including the many benefits of EI and why it is important in a globalized society characterized by diversit.
This body of papers provides five different works related to two sources in children’s literature, Charles A. Smith’s From Wonder to Wisdom: Using Stories to Help Children Grow and Donna E. Norton’s Through The Eyes of A Child: An Introduction to Children’s Literature. Two of the papers summarize the chapters in each of the works respectively. Two of the papers comment on bibliography selections offered by Norton and a journal of carrying out some of her suggested activities in each chapter. A final paper is a research report that provides an overview of the history of children’s literature.
ADULT ESL STUDENTS.
Important of adult education for immigrants. Problem of inability to advance economically without proficient English skills. Proposes a study to test premise. Hypothesizes that adult ESL learners participating in a pilot program (G.R.E.A.T.) will exhibit higher levels of economic achievement than adults who were not in the program. Research methodology.
Bilingual Education – Contemporary Issues
Less violence, improved attendance, and increasing graduation rates have all been pointed to as the positive results of the New Small High School Initiative which replaces big neighborhood high schools with small, them-based high schools. However, increasing numbers of advocates and activists are pointing out that the small schools that have resulted from the Small High School Initiative are leaving out ELL students and thereby denying them full access to an adequate education. This paper discusses the factors involved in this denial of access to ELL students. Further, the paper delineates several policy changes which, if implemented, would result in increasing ELL enrollment in small schools and providing for their unique educational needs.
Definition, prevalence, social & psychological problems, causes, at-risk groups, bilingualism, health & safety issues, treatment models.