• Knowedge: Live It or Learn It
    word of what he was writing. He wasn’t the only one. If you looked around you would see that half the people were doing exactly what he was, copying someone else’s work. And the surprising part is that it wouldn’t have mattered if he had done the homework on his own because the answers would have still...
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  • The Value of a College Education
    The Value of a College Education The true meaning of value will be realized for me, when I have received my degree. That piece of paper will represent my commitment and my passion to exceed in the direction my life has taken me. The ticket to enjoy that thrilling ride will be available via that piece...
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  • nothing special
    known about him, Diophantus (200AD – 284AD), an ancient Greek mathematician, studied equations with variables, starting the equations of algebra that we know today. Diophantus is often known as the “father of algebra” ("Diophantus"). However, many mathematicians still argue th... ... middle of paper...
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  • Why Algebra?
    Why Do We Teach Algebra? Until recent history, mathematics had not been taught to the general population. Only those who were rich, powerful, and/or politically connected were given the opportunity to study math beyond basic counting operations. Many of my junior high students are excited about...
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  • Education
    THE PRO’S Modern day education is aided with a variety of technology, computers, projectors, internet, and many more. Diverse knowledge is being spread among the people. Everything that can be simplified has been made simpler. Science has explored every aspect of life. There is much to learn and more...
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  • Education
    Education: Its Aims And Objectives "Education", says Aristotle,” is the creation of a sound mind in a sound body". It encompasses in itself the all round development of an individual. The success of spreading education to the widest possible area lies in the way it is imparted. With the ever changing...
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  • Holocaust and How It Brought Sadness
    If I had been born 82 years ago, I might have been a Holocaust victim. I might have been the son reaching for my mother as I was forced into a gas chamber. I might have been the sad face in a photo in the pages of a history book, wiped from existence, sunken only in my memories of surviving family members...
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  • English
    language is grammatically meant for communication. Indeed, as media through whom feelings and thoughts are expressed, languages have obviously come to lead a major role in almost all facets of life. Being a country having recently acceded to its independence, the Mauritian nation still bears the linguistic...
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  • Effective Sexual Education
    Effective Sexual Education I believe that children should have the right to any information that will equip them to make better decisions regarding their sexual health. Abstinence-only education as well as comprehensive sexual education were the topics in the article “Do Children Have Rights?” by Barbara...
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  • where the mind is without fear
    Answer: It has been more than sixty years since we became independent but yet we are enslaved by fear. A fear that refuses to let go, a fear that has become habitual to us and a fear that dominates our minds. We have the fear of getting lost. So we don't take the risk of venturing out too far. We are afraid...
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  • The Immigration Crisis
    Illegal Immigrants Why Not? Immigrants, or as many call, aliens, are everywhere in this country. We hear jokes about them from those with humor, and we read about how they should all be shipped back to their countries from those who claim illegal immigrants steal the American people's job. However...
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  • Lovely Eggs
    When I was six years old, my first grade teacher sent a note home to my mother along with my first report card. The note soberly informed her that I was a reasonably bright kid, but that I seemed to spend a great deal of time "just staring out the window and daydreaming." My mom was also told not to...
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  • Today,s Educational Experience Or Lack Of Experience
    and space; this is still the scene in many of today’s classrooms. Regrettably the scene has not changed since Freire. “In the banking concept of education, knowledge is a gift bestowed by those who consider themselves knowledgeable, upon those whom they consider to know nothing.” (Freire 244) The teacher...
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  • The Civil Rights Movement
    The Civil Rights Movement Everyone knows what civil rights are. They are outlined in the American Constitution and for many they are understood laws. Merriam-Webster’s Online Dictionary defines civil rights as “the nonpolitical rights of a citizen; especially: the rights of personal liberty guaranteed...
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  • Theme Paper on Vedic Mathematics
    Excellence in Management: Insights from Indian Ethos By: Sharad Bansal 0340/48 Section B ABSTRACT India has always been associated with mathematics. Beginning from ancient India, when Aryabhatta first gave the world the concept of zero and the decimal number system; and the sheer genius of Ramanujam...
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  • The person who made my life today.
    truly made an impact on my life and has made me the person I am today. Even though he has passed away, he will always remain my best friend, mentor, and my favorite grandpa. He has taught me more than any amount of schooling ever could. 1993 was the year I was born. I was growing up with a huge lovely...
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  • Aging Theories
    life according to years since birth but in years before death. Many have found that being aware of death can be actually self-liberating as oppose to frightening. With age the elder consider their personalities and attitudes to remain quite stable over their life span, even as they recognize the physical...
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  • English imperialism
    Problems of Education in Pakistan Ratings:  0|Views: 47,293|Likes: 129 Published by murtazee See More   PROBLEMS OF EDUCATION IN PAKISTANIntroduction1 here was a time, when India sub-continent was noted all over the world as a gloriouscentre of education and culture where students from all parts of...
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  • Renato Constantino - the Miseducation of the Filipino
    THE MISEDUCATION OF THE FILIPINO Prof. Renato Constantino Education is a vital weapon of a people striving for economic emancipation, political independence and cultural renaissance. We are such a people. Philippine education therefore must produce Filipinos who are aware of their country's problems...
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  • Endangered Languages Must Be Saved
    Endangered languages: what is to be done, and why? The threat to linguistic resources is now recognized as a worldwide crisis. Language death is what happens when the last speaker of a particular language dies, or when a language community ceases to exist. It is an extinction that is happening on...
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