What do Copernicus, Martin Luther, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglas, Marie Currie and Albert Einstein all have in common?
They all received a classical education.Read More
Aristotle famously stated that rhetoric is “an ability, in each particular case, to see the available means of persuasion.” In other words, rhetoric is about finding all communicative options in a given situation and carefully choosing effective tools that will most likely persuade your audience.Read More
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) is a popular acronym in today’s education and culture. There is concern that students are not testing well in the science and math subjects and how do we remain economically strong via STEM careers. As the world we live in becomes more immersed in technology, there is much focus on…Read More
Cognitive Development is Key Excellent education methods will take into account children’s cognitive development, which is, simply, the way their brains develop. Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget outlined four stages common to all people: sensorimotor, pre-operational, concrete operational, and formal operational. Piaget’s second stage, the pre-operational stage, is experienced by children between the age of two…Read More