Sep 15

THE IMPORTANCE OF STEM EDUCATION

Posted by Marius Preda

The United States has developed as a global leader, in large part, through the genius and hard work of its scientists, engineers, and innovators. In a world that’s becoming increasingly complex, where success is driven not only by what you know, but by what you can do with what you know, it is more important than ever…

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Jun 16

DEVELOPING STUDENTS’ SKILLS IN INTERDISCIPLINARY CONTEXT

Posted by Marius Preda

Technology is progressing. Science drives its development. New jobs appear every day on the labour market, some we haven’t even thought about. Many of today’s students will do these jobs. They probably won’t be trained for these jobs since they haven’t been invented yet. However they will learn somehow. „Nothing is more important…

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Jun 16

Nesesitatea utilizării plaformelor de e-Learning în procesul integrării copiilor cu nevoi speciale

Posted by Marius Preda

Programa de terapie educațională complexă și integrată, introdusă în procesul educațional-terapeutic în școlile pentru copii cu cerințe educative speciale începînd cu 1992, este organizată după o concepție modulară și este structurată în patru arii de dezvoltare: fizică, perceptivă, intelectuală, personală și socială. Cele cinci module, terapia cognitivă, terapia ocupațională și psihoterapia de expresie,…

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Jun 16

Inquiry-based Learning in Science Lessons

Posted by Marius Preda

It is a well known fact that science education is undergoing a decline in Europe and elsewhere. Research conducted recently shows that many of the students who graduate from high school today cannot understand what is happening in the world around them and this may affect their decisions as informed citizens. The purpose…

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Apr 12

STEM Approaches in Romanian Schools

Posted by Marius Preda

Today, the Romanian educational system needs some new challenges and STEM approaches could revive the interest for studying science, technology, math and engineering subjects. We need to make science, technology, math and engineering education more challenging, more playful and above all more imaginative and inspiring for today’s students, the citizens of tomorrow’s world.…

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Apr 11

„THINKING AT THE EDGE”- INNOVATIVE EDUCATIONAL METHOD FOR QUALITY TRAINING OF SENSORY IMPAIRED STUDENTS

Posted by Marius Preda

Improving the quality of education is closely related to various specific key aspects of school’s profile but, improving teaching-learning-assessment aspect in Science, Chemistry, Physics, Biology at a sensory impaired student is based on a specific set of educational goals. Quality of education lies in addressing modern methods. An innovative educational method is Thinking…

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Nov 10

About the new Teachers’ and students’ roles in STEM approaches

Posted by Marius Preda

Technology is progressing. Science drives its development. New jobs appear every day on the labour market, some we haven’t even thought about. Many of today’s students will do these jobs. They probably won’t be trained for these jobs since they haven’t been invented yet. However they will learn somehow. „Nothing is more important…

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Nov 7

About Inquiry-based Science Learning in STEM subjects Teaching and Learning

Posted by Marius Preda

Teaching according to the inquiry-based approach can stimulate students’ learning gains and their interest in science by formulation of questions, investigation, creation of a solution or an appropriate response, discussion and reflexion in connection with results. In STEM case digital, interactive tools can be effectively used to achieve the subjects’ goals by really…

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