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Bilingual education helps children enhance their skills, establish a sense of identity and prepares them well for their futures. Those who speak more than one language may be paid a higher salary than those who don't, ac... More »

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The main difference between bilingual education classes and English as a second language, or ESL, classes is that the teacher will only speak in English during ESL classes, but can speak in both English and the native la... More »

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Advantages of using computers in education include increased access to information on the Internet and enhanced classroom experiences through the incorporation of visual media. Some disadvantages include the additional c... More »

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Reading comprehension is important for understanding the content that is actually being read; otherwise, readers can't make sense of what they read and will have problems succeeding in academics, notes Penn State. Having... More »

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Reading help for third graders can be found at the SmartTutor website, which offers a range of online lessons and the Reading Rockets website, which offers tips for parents wanting to help their children in third grade d... More »

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Some benefits of extracurricular activities include improving children’s socialization, keeping kids out of trouble and instilling them with more skills and confidence. Some detriments include overscheduling, stress and ... More »

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The Brigance report is a standardized educational tool used to identify strengths and weaknesses in language, motor, self-help, social, emotional and cognitive skills in children. It also helps identify early learning de... More »

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