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Education in The United States Of America. Preschool. Preschool education  is the provision of education for children before the commencement of statutory and obligatory education, usually between the ages of zero or three and five, depending on the jurisdiction.

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Preschool
Preschool

  • Preschool education  is the provision of education for children before the commencement of statutory and obligatory education, usually between the ages of zero or three and five, depending on the jurisdiction


In the U.S., kindergartens are usually part of the K-12 educational system. It is only one school-year. Children usually attend kindergarten around age 5 to 6.

While kindergarten was viewed as a separate part of the elementary program, it is now fully integrated into the school system, except that in many places it is only offered for half-a-day



Homeschooling as an alternative
Homeschooling as an alternative

  • Homeschooling

    (also called home education or home learning) is the education of children at home, typically by parents but sometimes by tutors, rather than in other formal settings of public or private school.



Most children begin elementary education with kindergarten usually at five to six years old
Most children begin elementary education with kindergarten- usually at five to six years old …


And finish secondary education with twelfth grade
… and finish secondary education with twelfth grade -

- usually at around eighteen years old


Secondary education
Secondary education

  • Is generally split between junior high school and high school or middle school and high school.

  • The term middle school usually refers to grades six through eight; Junior high school refers to grades seven through nine.[3]High school encompasses grade levels 9 through 12.


The years are normally numbered beginning with sixth grade (at or around age 12) or seventh grade (at or around age 13) and progressing to 12th grade (ending at or around age 18).


A student s official transcript
A student’s official transcript (at or around age 12) or seventh grade (at or around age 13) and progressing to 12th grade (ending at or around age 18).

Future employers or colleges may want to see steady improvement in grades and a good attendance record on the official transcript. Therefore, students are encouraged to take responsibility for their education


Grading system
Grading system (at or around age 12) or seventh grade (at or around age 13) and progressing to 12th grade (ending at or around age 18).


From a to f
From A to F (at or around age 12) or seventh grade (at or around age 13) and progressing to 12th grade (ending at or around age 18).

Students holding report cards.


Special needs
Special needs (at or around age 12) or seventh grade (at or around age 13) and progressing to 12th grade (ending at or around age 18).

a Special Education school in Brooklyn, New York


Private and public schools
Private and public schools (at or around age 12) or seventh grade (at or around age 13) and progressing to 12th grade (ending at or around age 18).

  • K-12 students in most areas have a choice between free tax-funded public schools or privately-funded private schools


Unlike public school systems, private schools have no legal obligation to accept any interested student.


Post secondary education
Post-secondary education obligation to accept any interested student.

The U.S. ranks 10th among industrial countries for percentage of adults with college degrees


Undergraduate study
Undergraduate study obligation to accept any interested student.

Saint Anselm College's Alumni Hall, built in 1889, is the current administration building. This image was taken in April of 2009 on the Quad just a few hours after sunrise.


Graduate study
Graduate study obligation to accept any interested student.


How much
How much obligation to accept any interested student.?

Depending upon the type of school and program, annual graduate program tuition can vary from $15,000 to as high as $50,000. Note that these prices do not include living expenses (rent, room/board, etc.) or additional fees such as for books.


Contemporary education issues
Contemporary education issues obligation to accept any interested student.

  • Standard curricula

  • English in the classroom

  • Sex education

  • Health and Safety


Ivy league
Ivy League obligation to accept any interested student.

  • The Ivy League is an athletic conference comprising eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States

  • The term  also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism.


Brown university
Brown University obligation to accept any interested student.

Founded in 1764 prior to American independence from the British Empire as the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations early in the reign of King George III(1760–1820.


Columbia university
Columbia University obligation to accept any interested student.

Columbia is the oldest institution of higher education in the state of New York, founded and chartered as King's College in 1754.


Cornell university
Cornell University obligation to accept any interested student.

Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences and from the theoretical to the applied. 

Overlooking McGraw Tower and central campus


Dartmouth college
Dartmouth College obligation to accept any interested student.

Dartmouth College was established in 1769 by Congregational minister Eleazar Wheelock. After a long period of financial and political struggles, Dartmouth emerged from relative obscurity in the early 20th century.


Harvard university
Harvard University obligation to accept any interested student.

Was established in 1636 by the Massachusetts legislature. Harvard is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States[6] and the first corporation chartered in the country.


Princeton university
Princeton University obligation to accept any interested student.

Founded in 1746 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, as the College of New Jersey, the university moved to Newark in 1747, then to Princeton in 1756 and was renamed Princeton University in 1896.


University of pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania obligation to accept any interested student.

Established in 1740

Quad in the Fall, facing Ware College House


Yale university
Yale University obligation to accept any interested student.

Yale University is a privateIvy Leagueuniversity located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.


Thank you for your attention
Thank you for your attention obligation to accept any interested student.

by Vorobieva Anastasia

Moscow, 2011


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