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Why technology is important in education – Are we teaching the right things?
I remember being in school and going to computer class. We learned to type and do basic things on a computer. I never di...
Last Reply 2 years ago from rosie
Why cursive is important in 2020
I noticed a lot of schools stopped teaching it and I could not figure out why. You are required to know how to write in ...
Last Reply 2 years ago from rosie
Why teachers should get paid more than they do!
I am one of those folks who sees the value in those around my kids. Teachers don't just teach kids basic math or wri...
Last Reply 2 years ago from rosie

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Why was school invented to begin with?
It seems we live in a world where school is just what kids are expected to do. I was thinking back and reading a bit abo...
Last Reply 2 years ago from rosie

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When we are children, why do we have to go to school?
Is there a reason for this? I feel like the earlier years can easily be taught by a parent. Basic math, spelling, scienc...
Last Reply 2 years ago from rosie

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This is why I think students should not have homework...
A lot of kids tend to do well in school but their grades come down due to forgotten, rushed, or missing homework. Many k...
Last Reply 2 years ago from mohammed

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Why should school start early in the morning?
I read a study that children typically do worse with education the earlier they are expected to get up for school. It re...
Last Reply 2 years ago from mohammed
Reasons why schools should allow cell phones
I know a lot of schools in my area do not allow them for anyone under the age of 16 which is the driving age a student c...
Last Reply 2 years ago from mohammed

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Why is physical education important for students?
I feel like physical education is a wasted class because it does very little to actually keep students active. Sports an...
Last Reply 2 years ago from leola.schowalter

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Why are so many kids dropping out of school today?
If you look at the statics, over 20% of students never graduate from high school and that number only seems to be increa...
Last Reply 2 years ago from leola.schowalter

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Why online school is better for some kids?
I noticed a lot of parents allowing their children to decide on being home schooled or going in to a physical school the...
Last Reply 2 years ago from leola.schowalter
Afternoon learning and why high school should start later
When I was in high school, I struggled in the morning. I often would be failing my first few classes and passing the res...
Last Reply 2 years ago from leola.schowalter
Are there reasons why classical education is bad?
When I used the word “classical” I am referring to the following:"Classical education depends on a three-part proce...
Last Reply 2 years ago from miracle

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Why is the American education system failing so badly?
If you compare countries and statistics, America seems to be falling behind not only in what they teach our students but...
Last Reply 2 years ago from miracle

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Why cell phones should not be allowed in school!
Social media has influenced our teens and younger generations in a bad way. I see kids being so obsessed with checking t...
Last Reply 2 years ago from miracle