The pregnancy rate among young women has declined
steadily, from 117 pregnancies per 1,000 women aged
1519 in 1990 to 68 per 1,000 in 2008. he majority
(86%) of the decline in the teen pregnancy rate
between 1995 and 2002 was the result of dramatic
D)diversity and education
Within schools there are many different ares in which there is diversity.
There is of course diversity among where students come from including:
states, ethnicity, and countries. As well however, there is diversity among
Explain the primary values that characterize your relationship with others? How
did these values become yours? How might these central values influence you
as a teacher?
The values that I have have been instilled in me while I have been
growing up. One
Connection to practice and social justice
as students and teachers develop their own educational philosophies, they will soon learn how rich their collaborations
with youth will become
The role of philosophy in the teaching professi
Define your concept of the good life What gives you a sense of meaning and
purpose in life? How is this related to helping others?
The good life means that you are able to support yourself and the
lifestyle in which you are accustomed to, or want to be
Student centered philosphies
belief that people should acquire ,demonstrate, apply, and test their ideas in real-world contexts and experiments.
students learn through experience, teachers encourage their students to analyze questions, subje
What is your view of human nature? How is your point of view significant in
terms of how you see teaching?
My view of human nature and education is similar to that of John Locke.
John Locke believed that the human mind was like a blank slate. People
What are the most important functions of a teacher? How would
you define your own rule as a helper?
The most important functions of a teacher are to be a mediator of
learning and a community leader. My role as a helper would be to do the
best that i ca
What is your definition of effective teaching? What distinguishes a
mediocre from an outstanding teacher?
My definition of effective teaching is when students are actively
engaged in the learning process, and are motivated to learn,
and when they can b
curriculum, taught by teachers in an authority role, will help unify the countries citizenry. standardized tests to test
essentialist education initiatives include: back to basics core curriculum no child left behind act?
criticisms of essentia