Day: July 19, 2015

E-Learning for youngsters

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It is easier than ever to integrate learning to your children with so many e-books, apps and gadgets available. You can help them in the early adopting of tech-savvy kids experience in reading and fun, interactive learning and exercise of the school materials.

From storybooks to educational games and application, there are a number of options to choose from. When selection an application for children the following should be considered:

• Since children learn best when they are engaged in the process, you should focus on highly interactive apps that encourage them to participate actively and to discover. Apps with features like coloring and sound recognition help in learning through active participation with the content.
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The values of an online degree

The values of an online degree

 

In today’s world, the job market is become extremely competitive. Most of times, whenever there is a job vacancy, there are a dozens of applicants trying very hard to compete to get that position.

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Adult continuing education can improve their well being

Adult continuing education can improve their well being

Adult continuing education is very practical and easy going. Seniors students have several advantages over children: better memory (truly!), experience and fewer distractions

1. Better memory

Doctors thought that you could not grow new brain cells, so as old cells died you became more stupid? –Wrong. They now know that the more adult continuing the education, the more new brain cells you get. You can even delay Alzheimer’s disease by keeping your brain active and continue learning.

But then you will say – old people keep forgetting things! That is a fact, because what you remember best are startling, new, shocking and thrilling things. To an old person it is a case of “been there, done that” – so there is nothing new or shocking.
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How IQ levels determine your performance at work?

An intelligence quotient or IQ test determines your intellect  level based on the outcome of standardized tests. Specially devised to evaluate intelligence, an IQ score should ideally fall between 70 and 130. The following article discusses about IQ tests and how they can help determine your value as an employee.Let us see how IQ tests help in […]

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3 Benefits for schools that invest in student planners

3 Benefits for schools that invest in student planners

There are certain investments that every school can make, from new technology in the classroom to more comfortable desks and chairs. One of those investments is a student planner. Every school has the option to hand out these agendas to their students at the beginning of the school year. However, many schools don’t see this as a necessary investment.

They reason that the student can buy a planner if they want to use one. At the same time, there are a number of benefits for schools that do invest in planners for their students. If you are still on the fence about asking this investment for your school, here are a few benefits to purchasing school-wide agendas.
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Digital age suffers from bullying

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Believe it or not – 25% pupils experience Digital age suffers from bullying!

On 1 November 2012, Gerald White, from the Memorial University of Canada has been introduced among school children, on using Internet. The presentation: “School, family, and community factors related to cyber victimization: Findings from research in Newfoundland and Labrador schools, sponsored by the Graduate Programs and Memorial Faculty of Education established the fact that 25% of the pupils were experiencing bullying in various forms while using the world wide web searching.
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A guide to the different learning theories

A guide to the different learning theories

Educational theorists, from philosophers like Socrates and Rousseau, to researchers like Howard Gardner today, have addressed the theories of learning. Many of their ideas continue to influence home schoolers, as well as traditional educators, therefore a little familiarity with some of the ideas most popular among home schoolers, will help you make sense of the wealth of available materials when you begin to make choices for your family.

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Office 365: Teachers in control

Office 365: Teachers in control

Office 365 for Education was launched in June 2012, all in a direction to helping transform education. Teachers were asking for a holistic collaboration platform that would allow them and their students to access the knowledge and tools required for 21st century learning easily and safely. They needed a way to communicate, with each other, within their communities, with other teachers and the students around the world, with shrinking budgets and increasing demands on their time.

Changes in teaching and learning are happening at a literally “break-neck” speed. Students are coming into the classroom with new ideas about communication, collaboration and the role of technology in their lives. Office 365 could do more in transforming the education, it will help bring educators and students together to embrace the ever-increasing opportunities of this new era of digital learning.
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Which is the best online university for you?

Which is the best online university for you?

You are probably aware that the enhancement of internet technology leads to rapid growth of online education.

Having said this it is a fact that online degree programs are increasing in popularity and creditability, where more and more online universities are available on internet offering degrees from Bachelor to MBAs and PhD and Subject areas range from business to nursing.

There are so many information and options available on online universities that sometimes it can be really difficult to choose which online university to enroll for your degree program.
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How to look for summer jobs online?

Most high school students and teenagers are willing to make some extra money over their summer break. By getting a summer job – they do get that extra money. A summer job is available all in several places and Internet is one of those places that gives high school students an opportunity to find summer jobs […]

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