The Importance of Multicultural Awareness in Wilderness Treatment Settings

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Empowering Students to Tackle Real-World Problems

Defining the University Model &Why it Works-1 (1)

In recent years, we’ve seen a movement to participate in social change by K-12 students. Whether they are raising money to support a cause, finding solutions to problems in their environment, or actively participating in organizations and government, students are asking to have a hand in making their world better.

But most schools do not have th

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How Self-Directed Learning Makes Your Child A Better Contributor to Society

Makarios School is composed of intelligent and creative interest-directed learners, who get to decide how and when to learn. Our missionis to equip those students to be confident lifelong learners who will positively contribute to our society.

3.jpgYes, that’s kind of an ambiguous statement...there are endless ways to be a positive contributor to socie

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The Importance of Multicultural Awareness in Wilderness Treatment Settings

Any seasoned wilderness therapy staff knows the importance of students remaining well-hydrated. Being that our bodies are comprised of so much water, drinking plenty of it every day helps keep students’ bodies functioning properly; it helps with regulation of body temperature, aids in removing toxins, helps acclimatize the body to new altitudes, pr

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The University Model and Why it Works

Defining the University Model &Why it Works

The university model of education requires students to do the majority of the learning on their own, and most don’t know how. They’ve spent four years spending 35 hours a week in a classroom where the teacher tells them what is important and what will be on the test. Then they go home and cram to remember that information long enough to pass.

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The University Model and Why it Works

Defining the University Model &Why it Works

 

The university model of education requires students to do the majority of the learning on their own, and most don’t know how. They’ve spent four years spending 35 hours a week in a classroom where the teacher tells them what is important and what will be on the test. Then they go home and cram to remember that information long enough to pass.

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