Educational terms beginning with letter “S”

  • Sage on the Stage

    Sage on the stage is a teaching method where a professor imparts knowledge by lecturing to their class. Students are…

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  • Scantron

    Scantron is a type of standardized testing methodology that uses Optical Mark Recognition (OMR), whereby light coming…

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  • Scientific Inquiry

    Scientific inquiry has two primary functions. Firstly, it provides a description of how scientific inquiry is conducted…

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  • Scope and Sequence

    Scope and sequence is a term that describes the ideas and concepts that will be covered in a book or course within a…

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  • Service Learning

    What is Service Learning Service learning is an educational approach that combines traditional curricular learning…

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  • Standardized Test

    A standardized test is a method of assessment built on the principle of consistency: all test takers are required to…

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  • STEM

    STEM is an interdisciplinary, applied approach to learning science, technology, engineering and math. Rather than…

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  • Student Orientation

    Student orientation is the period prior to the start of the academic year at a college or university where a variety of…

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  • Syllabus

    A syllabus is a written set of expectations for a course. It usually includes course policies, rules and regulations,…

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