The Telephone – A Brief History

During the 1870’s, two well known inventors both independently designed devices that could transmit sound along electrical cables. Those inventors were Alexander Graham Bell and Elisha Gray. Both devices were registered at the patent office within hours of each other. There followed a bitter legal battle over the invention of the telephone, which Bell subsequently…

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The Teacher As Disciplinarian: Ten Ideas That Really Work!

Ten Ideas You Can Try Right Away "Discipline is not the Enemy of Enthusiasm!" – Morgan Freeman as Joe Clark When it comes to Discipline in the schools, there are many well-publicized and well-marked "systems". People sometimes get carried away with systems, or programs, structures, textbooks, etc., arguing passionately, for example, that block scheduling is…

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The True Definition of Communication

The above title may seem elementary; however, I assure you that it is not. The fact is that most people do not communicate effectively at all; hence, they do not truly grasp the definition of communication. The goal of this article is to provide you with a more in-depth definition and understanding of the same….

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