Parents recently came to me with some interesting questions about bilingual education. Do students have to undertake all subjects in both languages to attain a bilingual International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma? Can students decide which language they.
President of the Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), Dr Mark Nicely, is adding his voice to those condemning plagiarism in high schools. Referring to the alleged practice of teachers and students colluding to plagiarise Caribbean Examinations Council .
Using games and animations to introduce the mathematics and programming behind them or improve writing skills by getting students to describe them are commonly used strategies. Although praise motivates everyone, self-reward strategies motivate .
It isn't easy preparing for the exam commonly touted as "the biggest exam of your life". (Look bright, it's not. Really.) With old lessons sitting heavy in the head, new ones piling up, well-wishers clocking your study hours and finally, the study.
In a positive development, most of IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education) O level and Cambridge International AS and A level students in Indonesia opted for math , physics and biology as their core subjects during the exam.
Peter Carpenter, Director of Education for Aldar Academies said: “Across academies we have seen around a 10 per cent increase in the number of students achieving five A* to C, including in English and Mathematics . Also, to have A and A* results in.
A tricky GCSE maths question stumped thousands of students - but inspired them to take to Twitter to vent their anger and frustration. The equation in Thursday's Edexcel exam was on the probability of taking two orange sweets from a bag. By the afternoon.
But one student has clearly found it... according to his hilarious answer to a biology exam question (complete with surreal sketch). And what about the meaning of the term 'hermaphrodite'. That would, apparently, be 'Lady Gaga'. Welcome to the.
When tasked with answering sample GCSE maths questions, on average 40 per cent of parents answered incorrectly and nine out of ten adults "struggled" when their everyday maths skills were put to the test. The survey of 2,000 UK adults was commissioned by.
Even with math , the approach is not to focus on only standard word problems but also Japanese puzzles, Sudoku and so on — a lot of this is done through apps developed especially for the students (not downloaded but developed). Tablets are ... When she.