Democratic education
Democratic education is an educational ideal in which democracy is both a goal and a method of instruction. It brings democratic values to education and can include self-determination within a communi...
Academic disciplines
An academic discipline or field of study is a branch of knowledge that is taught and researched as part of higher education.A scholar's discipline is commonly defined and recognized by the university ...
Cultural learning
Cultural learning, also called cultural transmission, is the way a group of people or animals within a society or culture tend to learn and pass on new information. Learning styles are greatly influen...
Risinghill School
Risinghill School was an early comprehensive school opened in 1960 in Islington, under the headmastership of Michael Duane; a charismatic advocate of progressive and non-authoritarian education. The s...
Expeditionary learning schools
Expeditionary Learning Schools are models of comprehensive school reform based on the educational ideas of German educator Kurt Hahn, the founder of Outward Bound. Expeditionary Learning Schools exist...
Rowen House School
Rowen House was an independent British boarding school founded in 1979 in Belper, Derbyshire. The name was not a misspelling, but a reference to the Utopian thinker and eutopian practitioner, Robert ...
Secondary education
Secondary education normally takes place in secondary schools, taking place after primary education and may be followed by higher education or vocational training. In some countries, only primary or b...
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Nonformal learning
Non-formal learning is a loosely defined term covering various structured learning situations, such as swimming sessions for toddlers, community-based sports programs and conference style seminars, wh...
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Scantek
ScanTek is an education program, an ICT-based series of teaching and learning resources developed by the British educational technology company LJ Create. The program has been specifically designed t...
Free School of Evanston
The Free School of Evanston was an alternative school that existed in Evanston, Illinois,USA from 1971 to 1976, for five school years.
The Free School was influenced by Summerhill School.At meeti...
Firsthand learning
The first documented use of the term firsthand learning, by Mark St. John of Inverness Research Associates, was in a lecture at the Workshop Center at the City College of New York. Firsthand learning ...
Higher education
Higher education, post-secondary education, tertiary education or third level education is an optional final stage of formal learning that occurs after secondary education. Often delivered at universi...
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Open learning
Open learning is an innovative movement in education that emerged in the 1970s and evolved into fields of practice and study. The term refers generally to activities that either enhance learning oppor...
Informal learning
Informal learning is, by default, any learning that is not formal learning or non-formal learning. Informal learning is organized differently than formal and non-formal learning because it has no set...
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Curriculum theory
Curriculum theory (CT) is an academic discipline devoted to examining and shaping educational curricula. There are many interpretations of CT, being as narrow as the dynamics of the learning process o...
Global Leadership Adventures
Global Leadership Adventures (GLA) offers high school study abroad programs where students engage in service-learning in Ecuador (Galápagos Islands), Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ghana, Guatemala, ...
Technology education
Technology education is the study of technology, in which students "learn about the processes and knowledge related to technology". As a field of study, it covers the human ability to shape and change...
Korczak's orphanages
The orphanages ran by Janusz Korczak and Stefania Wilczyńska were among the earliest Democratic education institutes in the world. They were two orphanages, located in Warsaw. One orphanage was establ...
Korczak's orphanages - Wikipedia
Authentic assessment
Authentic assessment is the measurement of "intellectual accomplishments that are worthwhile, significant, and meaningful," as compared to multiple choice standardized tests. Authentic assessment can ...
History of education
The systematic provision of learning techniques to most children, such as literacy, has been a development of the last 150 or 200 years, or even last 50 years in some countries. Schools for the young ...
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Service-learning in engineering education
Many engineering educators see service-learning as the solution to several prevalent problems in engineering education today. In the past, engineering curriculum has fluctuated between emphasizing en...
International Samaritan
International Samaritan, or IS, formerly known as Central American Ministries (CAM), is a non-profit organization headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan near the campus of The University of Michigan. It...
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