Author: Lorraine

The Peace Education Program – An Introduction

x A six-minute introduction to the Peace Education Program. Video Rating: / 5 x K to 12 (also K-12) is an education system implemented by the Department of Education. “K” means Kindergarten while “12” represents the succeeding 12 years of basic education (6 years in elementary, 4 years in junior high school, and 2 years in senior high school). This is a move made by the government to ensure that every student is competently equipped with enhanced basic life skills for lifelong learning and employment here and abroad. Learn more about CIIT Philippines’ K12 Program course at...

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Does This AMAZING Paper Airplane Toss Defy Science? | What’s Trending Now

x One Japanese student made a paper airplane that put all others to shame. Subscribe for more videos! http://full.sc/NfhdwD Paper Airplane Comes Back: https://twitter.com/ikuya_10969/statu… MIA Paper Planes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ewRjZ… Follow us on Twitter! http://www.twitter.com/whatstrending Like us on Facebook! http://www.facebook.com/WhatsTrending Follow whatstrending on Snapchat! Sign up to our newsletter for the hottest videos straight to your inbox! http://bit.ly/wtnewsletter Follow our host! Anna Lore: http://www.twitter.com/anna_train Music by Epidemic Sound – http://bit.ly/1Gv4mny Video Rating: /...

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Communicative Language Teaching: Jeremy Harmer and Scott Thornbury | the New School

x The Communicative Approach is so well-established, it’s more or less the default methodology for second language teaching. But where did it come from? How has it evolved? Where does it work? What are its strengths and its weaknesses? In this wide-ranging conversation, in which Scott Thornbury and Jeremy Harmer interview each other, they will address these questions from the point of view of their own experience, convictions and doubts — and they invite you to do the same! Scott Thornbury, associate professor at the MA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages at The New School (http://www.newschool.edu/matesol),...

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Changing Roles of Teachers and Learners

x This is one of the ten trends identified by CORE as trends in education that we imagine will impact on the work of teachers and leaders in early childhood centres, schools, and tertiary institutions in NZ in the coming year. While our focus is on the bigger picture of education, there is a focus on trends associated with the use of ICTs in education, reflecting the fact that we are living in a world where nearly everything we do has a digital dimension. Video Rating: / 5 x Many people use Skype to connect with family and friends...

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