Question and answer
What are the salient characteristics of elementary pupils and the implications of it to the learning-teaching process
The salient characteristics of today's students include their diversity in age, socioeconomic status, gender, race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, and learning and physical ability. [ Their diversity may be greater today than at any times in the history of American higher education. Indeed, the "traditional" college student- white, male, 18- to 20-years old, attending a four-year, liberal
arts college full-time, and living on campus- is now in the minority in higher education. In addition to those students, today's college population also includes significant proportions of older students returning to school due to changes in the economy, women's roles, and work environments. Over half of the undergraduate population is over 21; 41% are over 24 (National Center for Education Statistics, 1994). ]
Expert answered|marlon_b_haban|Points 25|
Question
Asked 9/8/2012 6:23:40 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
what is the education before?
Weegy: Generally, it occurs through any experience that has a formative effect on the way one thinks, feels, or acts. [ In its narrow, technical sense, education is the formal process by which society deliberately transmits its accumulated knowledge, skills, customs and values from one generation to another, e.g., instruction in schools. ] (More)
Question
Updated 9/8/2012 9:45:58 AM
1 Answer/Comment
In the beginning, for hundreds of thousands of years, children educated themselves through self-directed play and exploration.

For various reasons, some religious and some secular, the idea of universal, compulsory education arose and gradually spread. Education was understood as inculcation.

With the rise of schooling, people began to think of learning as children's work. The same power-assertive methods that had been used to make children work in fields and factories were quite naturally transferred to the classroom.

In recent times, the methods of schooling have become less harsh, but basic assumptions have not changed. Learning continues to be defined as children's work, and power assertive means are used to make children do that work.

Added 9/8/2012 9:46:02 AM
How the students interact with teacher and other adults?
Weegy: Conversational analysts place great emphasis on the fact that conversation is a participant-managed system in which there is a constant process of adjustment between participants to ensure that real communication takes place. [ This is particularly true when communication is between members of different cultures such as students and teachers. ] (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 9/8/2012 6:29:19 PM
0 Answers/Comments
20,140,228 questions answered
Popular Conversations
An equilateral triangle is always __________. A. obtuse and ...
Weegy: The statement that is always true is: Equilateral triangles are isosceles. User: The condition of two sides ...
3/26/2015 7:44:37 AM| 3 Answers
what is assets User: what is liabilties
3/26/2015 7:25:54 AM| 2 Answers
55a – 44a = 11
3/26/2015 7:33:06 AM| 2 Answers
Which of the following equations is the translation 2 units down of ...
Weegy: The following equation that is the translation 2 units down of the graph of y = |x| is y = |x| - 2. User: If ...
3/26/2015 8:56:10 AM| 2 Answers
The cap and dividend policy works by _______. a. ending industrial ...
Weegy: The answer is A. I should not have to go to school today. User: My boss should let me go home early today. ...
3/26/2015 12:06:46 PM| 2 Answers
Some types of cancer can be avoided. true or false
Weegy: What is false? Do you have a question for Weegy? User: Scientists are using gene therapy to ...
3/26/2015 1:49:40 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
P
L
P
P
P
Points 1270 [Total 9156]| Ratings 0| Comments 1270| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
Points 622 [Total 1533]| Ratings 6| Comments 562| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
P
Points 475 [Total 7782]| Ratings 8| Comments 395| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 434 [Total 7935]| Ratings 0| Comments 434| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 380 [Total 885]| Ratings 9| Comments 280| Invitations 1|Offline
S
L
Points 353 [Total 1475]| Ratings 2| Comments 333| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 199 [Total 567]| Ratings 3| Comments 169| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 41 [Total 157]| Ratings 4| Comments 1| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 35 [Total 126]| Ratings 0| Comments 35| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 32 [Total 106]| Ratings 0| Comments 32| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2015 Purple Inc.