In the United States, college degrees come from many sources with many different perspectives on the nature and function of the degree.
China plans to build its first vessel capable of retrieving archaeological findings from the sea by the end of 2013, a major step to strengthening the underwater search abilities of Chinese archaeologists who currently rely on rented shipping boats.
We know that students plagiarize. We suppose that plagiarism, as well as academic dishonesty in general, has increased over the past few years, decades, or century—depending on which academic ax we choose to grind.
"Here is a lovely short video (5 minutes) on The Montessori Classroom: "The Three Year Cycle" which may help some of you get a better understanding of how the materials and the Montessori environment works." Made by a Montessori graduate. (MPS)
If students can only focus for 15-minute intervals, shouldn't we devote precious class time to something more engaging?