• Downfall of american school systems
    In our ever evolving world where some of the most popular things are plastic surgery, self help books, and therapists, self-esteem is held on a high pedestal. Although having good self-esteem is important we are now sacrificing our children's academic learning and possibly even their fut
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  • Is homework helpful or harmful to students
    Homework has been around for a very long time. It is set and traced as a tradition of having teachers assigning work and students completing it. Parents say that teachers require it; teachers say that parents demand more of it. Teachers assign homework to help some students improve their grade and
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  • High school dropouts
    High School Dropouts Entering high school is the beginning of a whole new learning experience. Transitioning from middle school, high school presents more classes, students, and a bigger campus. It brings new expectations and responsibilities to each of us. High school also offers fresh chances t
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  • The abolition of homework
    High school is supposed to be a great experience to meet new people and create memories with loved ones. But it is hard to create those fun-filled moments when I hear the phrase, "Sorry, I cant. I have too much homework." I can't begin to count the endless nights of papers and math problems. Tea
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  • Is homework beneficial to student?
    Nowadays, the view of homework has become the topic that people argue about. According to researchers England and Flatley (1985) states, “survey of teachers conducted in 1966 found that 89 of 90 teachers favored homework; another survey in 1989 found that teachers did not strongly believe homework
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  • High school vs. college
    College vs. High School After going to high school for four years, college is definitely a step up. There are similarities, but at the same time more differences. There are still required assignments due, but there is a difference with the way they are given to you. Teachers in high school consta
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  • Homework help
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  • School and work
    Juggling work and school, finding time for having fun, and liking what someone does, these are some of the problems that plague young adults today. If a person that fits those requirements is looking for a little extra income, this writer knows just what the doctor ordered. Working as a waiter is a
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  • Advantages of online learning
    The online era is beginning to change the way we deliver the message to the students. As brokers of information, we have to seek new mediums to reach our students or consumers. Online learning is becoming more popular to reach students to help increase their reading and comprehension of what they
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  • School time should be changed
    Imagine a world of lively, energetic kids running around, participating in class and having all their work in on time. Imagine world wher kids aren't late for shool because they slept in and there are less crazy drivers on the road trying to find that extra minute so they aren't late for school. Sch
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  • Homework should be banned
    In almost every schooling system around Victoria certain tasks/activities are allocated which are to be completed outside of the classroom i.e. at home. In many cases, students are required to be complete the task/s assigned by a certain due date. This is where majority of students fail to understan
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  • Phalen after school
    Busses begin to line up on Cypress Street in front of a big brick building which is an Elementary School. Kids board the busses when the 2:50 pm bell rings. However, the rest of the kids gather in the cafeteria to take advantage of a Community After School Program provided by Phalen Lake Elementary
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  • Three day weekends/four day school weeks
    Three Day Weekends English III February 12, 2009 Students love three-day weekends. They are always celebrating when the school week is shortened. Why not allow them to celebrate all the time? If the weekend was lengthened, that would mean the school days would also be extended. Fewer days
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  • Advantages and disadvantages of tv
    The advantages and disadvantages of television Nowadays many people all over the world spent most of their fr
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  • 5 Day school week
    Is 4 really better than 5? Did you know that over 100 schools in 17 states in the USA already changed the school regime to a 4 day school week instead of 5? But was that really a wise decision to make? Many other schools all around the world are discussing this issue if they should change the sch
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  • School uniform
    School Uniforms Should Students in Public Schools Wear Uniforms? Abstract One of the most controversial issues in public school is the school uniforms. In 1996, the issue of school uniforms was bought to the forefront in President Clinton State of the Union address. People argue that unifor
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  • Disadvantages and advantages of handphone
    Handphone also known as mobile phone or cell phone or smart phone, and is an electronic device used for mobile telecommunications (mobile telephony, text messaging or data transmission) over a cellular network of specialized base stations known as cell sites. Martin Cooper invented the handphone. He
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  • Letter about school vacation
    Hey, I am writing this letter as a hope of a solution to the problem of students losing good, valuable education time during the summer vacation and other vacations. Educators are proposing the idea that students should go to school all year round and shortening the breaks during the year. I think
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  • Extra-curricular activities – entrance to a better secondary school?
    Dear Editor, Many middle- to higher-income families enroll their children in music, art, sports or foreign language classes to increase their chances of being accepted into a good secondary school. However, this is found to put pressure on the children, which can harm their physical
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  • The advantages of being legal
    The Advantages of Being Legal Matt Streett English 102~D There are many arguments on the question of whether or not to legalize marijuana. The benefits of legalizing marijuana include its medicinal value and its many uses to produce commercial products like paper, rope, oil, textiles, and canvas.
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