Obama’s Student Loan Forgiveness Bill
With the majority of Occupy Together protestors consisting of young graduates with enormous school loans and no jobs in sight, President Obama's "Student Loan Forgiveness" bill may very well be the answer to appease some of the anger and frustrations read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Financial Aid

Edgar Cayce's Atlantic University for Intuitive Artists
The Edgar Cayce Atlantic University is located in Virginia Beach, Virginia, a university that specializes in a Master Degree in Transformation Theories and Practices, synthesizing in complementary disciplines - psychology, philosophy, religious read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Adult/Continuing

The Montessori School Philosophy
The Montessori education has defined their commitment to promoting quality Montessori education for all children – age 18 down to birth. Their philosophy defines learning as knowledge which is developed in an inquiring, cooperative, and a nurturing read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Progressive, Changes

Movement of the Montessori School
When I first heard of the Montessori School while living in Wyoming, I was absolutely fascinated with the idea behind it. Twenty years later, I am still fascinated at the idea of an educational environment which offers students the ability to read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Progressive, Changes

India's Transitional School
Located in Tamil Nadu, India, the Transition School has served the community of Auroville well since 1984. Referred to as the "City of Dawn", it was developed in 1968 as an experimental township in the Viluppuram district near Puducherry, read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Progressive, Changes

Schools for the Early Genius
Washington's Transition School and Early Entrance Program have provided a way for gifted children to accelerate, preventing them from abandoning their intellectual pursuits and failing because of individual at-risk difficulties. Today there are read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Progressive, Changes

New Educational Methods Toward Inclusive Education
The only way inclusion can be fully achieved is when the child belongs to their class as an active participation, attempting to do better and "belong" as compared to simply accepting what is available. Adaptations that are made around the child read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Progressive, Changes

Changes Needed in our Education System
In a March 10 speech, President Obama endorsed using updated data systems “to tell us which students had which teachers so we can assess what’s working and what’s not.” With Dennis Van Roekel, president of the National Education Association read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Progressive, Changes

How Music Can Change Our Body
... neurologists are now prescribing music for health conditions like Parkinson's, stroke, Alzheimer's, and depression, with additional studies finding out that things like music lessons are providing a beneficial workout for the brain. Not only read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Music Education

Digital Natives
A digital native is referred to as a individual who has grown up exposed from birth or a very young age to the Internet, compared to a digital immigrant who grew up without the Internet acquiring its knowledge at a later date. And according read more

By: Nancy L. Young-Houser
Category: Education > Progressive, Changes