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  • Teachers In Private Schools
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    Private Schools vs. Public Schools Many people in today's society believe it's wise to send their children to private schools. In making the decision on whether to put children in public or private schools, they look to four main factors: curriculum, class size, the graduation rate, and cost. When people have to pay for something, their first thought is, "Will I be getting what I'm paying for?" With a private school education, the amount you have to pay is usually well worth it. Public schools o...
  • Malay Government Schools
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    SCHOOLS There are hundreds, if not thousand of schools in this world. In Malaysia, we have seven types of schools. They are Malay schools, Tamil schools, Chinese schools, international schools, private schools, and religious schools. There is only one type of Malay schools and they are the Malay government schools. Malay schools are the most common types of schools in Malaysia. You can find at least one Malay school in a town. Malay schools are divided into two. They are the Malay primary school...
  • Being A Private Religious School
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    In today's world, our society has created the idea that private institutions for elementary to high school levels are better for kids than that of what the state has to offer known as public schooling. In public schools there is a wide range in variety in the quality that schools offer the students. Opposed to private institutions, most of them found in the valley are of the same caliber not leaving much room for the difference in educational quality. Factors such as the social environment that ...
  • Private And Public Education By E B White
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    The Best Education Reading the article "Education" by E.B. White, I recall a personal experience, which I had to deal with two years ago when my family and I wondered if it would be better for me to attend a private school in Athens, Zyrithy, or my local public school in Oro pos. All began one day in July when a family friend spoke to my parent about the huge opportunities which a private school supplied. He also spoke about the success of private education in the Paneladices exams. Finally he m...
  • Secondary School Teacher
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    I. Introduction The job of a teacher is to educate pupils using a systematic presentation of ideas, facts, skills, and techniques. As the human race has progressed into an intelligent, dominant species, the art of teaching had not emerged until relatively recently. II. Important Details Public school teachers are to obtain at least a bachelors degree, and be licenced by taking an approved teacher education program. Luckily, (to attract new people to pursue this career), many States are now offer...
  • Vouchers For A Private School Education
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    Anna Huddleston English 1200,009 Christy Baker December 6, 2000 School Vouchers The American people have a decline of confidence in the educational institutions in America. This has lead to theories behind how to improve the public schools's itu ation. The most recent argument has been over school vouchers, which allow students to use a determined sum of taxpayers' money to help in the tuition costs of private schools. This use of public funds for private education should not be allowed because ...
  • Conflict Of Private Versus Public Schools
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    David Graham 11/9/94 Public vs. Private Schools Which is best for a child Every parent wants what is best for their child. Though parents do not have control over everything in their child's development, education is not one of them. A person's education is one of the most important factors in determining whether or not they will become a productive member of society. Because education is so important, what kind of education is best Whether or not a public or private school is best may be an iss...
  • Drugs At The Private School
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    In the world today many parents ponder the thought whether private schools are better than public schools. They decide what would be better for their children. When they do this they ponder many different things like what would be academically better for my son or daughter or which would be safest and some people even would send their son or daughter to a school just for athletics. Some private schools are known for their academics. One of these schools would be Phillips Andover Academy in Andov...
  • Private Schooling Over Public Schooling
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    Now more than ever parents in the United States have become very disgruntled with their children's education. The main reason behind this massive dissatisfaction is that public schools are not living up to parent's expectations. The standards which the public schools that today's parents, and their parents, attended are quiet different from the ones their children are now attending. It is widely felt that public schools are not performing their basic civil duties. With this, parents are now taki...
  • Students At Public Schools
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    Board Schools For most people boarding schools conjure up thoughts of young men in navy blue blazers with white shirts and a tie going to a beautiful school with ivy covered walls and the game of polo being played in the distance. Oh, and don't forget thoughts of parents with fat wallets and a family trust fund. This is what Gordon Vine, the director of admissions at Mercersburg Academy in Pennsylvania, calls the "Holden Cau field-Catcher in the Rye syndrome" (Parker 111), a book about the troub...
  • Private School Education
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    Private Schools The first position of chapter three is supportive of private schools. This position feels that private schools prevent the public schools from having a total monopoly over education by offering the community an alternative choice. This choice also produces competition with public schools for student enrollment. This position views public schools as something a student must accept as the only option if his or her parents can not afford a private school education. This is an obviou...
  • Voucher Supporters Face Since Many Private Schools
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    The debate over whether or not the United States government should grant tuition vouchers to the parents of children who attend private schools has gone on for many years, and has included many powerful arguments on both sides of the issue. Those who support the private school vouchers believe that they are beneficial to everyone because they promote productivity in both public and private schools alike, and they also give low-income families the chance to give their children a quality private s...
  • Public School Funding To Private Learning Institutions
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    In his development of the conflict theory Karl Marx concluded that in order to explain human history one must study the conflicts between groups in society. The basic names for these two groups are the bourgeoisie, which is comprised of the group in power and the proletariat, the oppressed people. Recently the United States Senate rejected a bill establishing a school voucher program. From a functionalist's point of view the good and the bad weigh equally. The manifest functions are numerous. Fi...
  • Junior High School My Wife
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    Having studied piano since she was in junior high school. my wife gave piano lessons to the children of the neighborhood after we were married. At the time, I was in my third year as an elementary school teacher; I had 40 students in my class. My salary was low (40 percent of it went to pay our rent), so I, like many other teachers at the time, supplemented my income by tutoring a child privately after school, something public school teachers are no longer allowed to do. At the time, it seemed m...
  • Comparison To Private Schools
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    one example of a factor that wasn't taken into account was the amount of preparation time spent for different classes of schools. Since national averages were classified according to school group, we could not compare it fairly to Hawaii averages (according to school group). For one thing, Public schools might have spent less time preparing their students for tests in comparison to private schools. Our group also observed that since private schools weren't accounted for in the national average, ...

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