Psychology is the study of people’s behavior, performance, and mental operations. It also refers to the application of the knowledge, which can be used to understand events, treat mental health issues, and improve education, employment, and relationships. The subject lies at the intersection of applied, educational, and theoretical science. I have the feeling that our current pre-college 10-year curriculum is really crammed and so the need to spread subjects out over 12 years is logical. But we also need to keep accelerated education for those kids bright enough to make it. We definitely need to give more budget to public schools to afford competent teachers and facilities. I don’t mind the private schools because they are aleady competitive. Another thing is to promote blue collar mentality, business-mindedness and computer age skills such as writing softwares among our youth.

For example, a deaf child must have an interpreter with him, a blind child must be able to use a noisy braille writer and an extremely physically handicapped student may need a helper with him to deal with breathing tubes. Furthermore, some of the mentally handicapped students can be quite violent.

I wish that teachers in years past would have made learning … Read more