Summary of the “St. Petersburg Tribune” Article

“Schools Leave Boys Behind, Experts Say” The statistics alarm that young males are getting worse with literacy, reading, and class behavior in comparison to their female counterparts. In fact, boys are more predisposed to attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and the number of male diagnosed with this disorder increased greatly in the last decade. Furthermore, the majority of…

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In various countries, teaching methodology may seem similar. The purpose of every teacher is to educate his or her students, explaining them new materials and giving tasks. However, the approach to the studying process varies in every country and depends on cultural peculiarities. Thus, the educational systems of the USA and China are quite different…

Ten Commandments of Listening

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