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Future Wise
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: David Perkins
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-19 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

How to teach big understandings and the ideas that matter most Everyone has an opinion about education, and teachers face pressures from Common Core content standards, high-stakes testing, and countless other directions. But how do we know what today's learners will really need to know in the future? Future Wise:
Internationalizing Early Childhood Curriculum
Language: en
Pages: 16
Authors: Nancy Brown
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Internationalizing Early Childhood Curriculum empowers teachers and directors to internationalize their curriculums around the world in their own unique and culturally specific ways. Serving as a guide and catalyst for thinking about curriculum in our interconnected world, this book explores how young children learn about the world and describes how
Financing Our Future
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Stefan Brunnhuber
Categories: Development economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Springer Nature

The monetary system is the indispensable missing link in the debate of sustainability, and whether the current financial system can handle these evolved needs. To date, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) primarily have been financed either through the private sector, through conventional public sector taxes and fees, or through
Handbook of Research on Technology Tools for Real-World Skill Development
Language: en
Pages: 824
Authors: Rosen, Yigal
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-19 - Publisher: IGI Global

Education is expanding to include a stronger focus on the practical application of classroom lessons in an effort to prepare the next generation of scholars for a changing world economy centered on collaborative and problem-solving skills for the digital age. The Handbook of Research on Technology Tools for Real-World Skill
Pre-emptive Medicine: Public Health Aspects of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: Fumihiro Sata, Hideoki Fukuoka, Mark Hanson
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-11 - Publisher: Springer

This book reviews public health activities such as awareness campaigns, health education, and strategies for health policy based on recent epidemiological studies that provide insights into epigenetic processes caused by environmental factors and developmental plasticity. It provides the latest concepts and findings on the public health aspects of Developmental Origins