Education in the USA
Faculty of Applied Mathematics, Informatics
2nd course, 4th group
1. middle schools
2. high school
The first kindergarten in America was
opened in 1855. Children were
brought up here according to the
Froebel system. The main task was to
instill love for nature and help with it.
At the beginning of the 20th century,
public kindergartens were already
open in every big city.
Kindergartens in America are
divided into two types of
ownership - private and
center for preschool
day care center for
Early Childhood Education is a modern action educational centers.
At the end of such training, graduates are issued certificates that
reflect the results of the child.
The difference between a nursery
and a kindergarten.
The nursery accepts children from
3 years old. Children are helped
to learn about the world around
them, learn to make friends, take
care of themselves and others.
In kindergartens, children are
specifically prepared for school.
Teachers start working with them
in a playful way.
Primary schools usually teach children from age 5 to 11 or 12.
One teacher teaches all subjects.
Primary school teaches arithmetic, reading and writing. Fine
arts, music and physical education lessons are held once or
twice a week.
Younger schoolchildren are
divided according to their
abilities and form three
groups: gifted, average and
An appropriate training
program is selected for each
Secondary schools usually teach children aged 11 or 12 to 14
years — from the sixth or seventh to the eighth grade. Usually, in
high school one teacher teaches one subject.
Required subjects are
science, social science
(often including world
history) , and physical
Students choose one or
two subjects themselves.
In high school, the division of students into ordinary and
advanced streams also begins.
High school is the education students receive in the final stage
of secondary education in the United States.
(from about 14 to 18 years old)
After high school students receive a diploma and are honored
to take part in graduating ceremony.
Higher education in the
United States is
considered one of the
best in the world.
The degree structure at America’s colleges and universities
- Bachelor Degree;
- Master’s Degree;
- Doctorate Degree.
Some of the best universities in the United States are Harvard
University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford
University, Yale University and others.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology