Day: July 22, 2015

New things to be learned every day

New things to be learned every day
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Since there are a lot of things to be learned in the world, you could begin your path to increase your knowledge right now, by reading a book, learning a new phrase, taking a course, enroll to online learning or get a degree.

The determination is what it counts.

The amount of knowledge possible to be learnt is literally endless. This fact should not discourage you and just because you will never learn everything there is to know, does not mean that you should not make an effort to be getting an education from life, at all times.
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Parents’ influence in children’s education

Parents’ influence in children's education

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The importance of parental involvement, as an accelerating and motivating factor in their children’s education is an accepted fact.

It can fall into three types:
1) behavioral,
2) intellectual and
3) personal.

The effect of multi-dimensional participation of parents and the resulting progress of children in their studies is well-established fact. Active participation of the parents help their children in their academic development, by going to schools and participating in open houses. By closely observing the behavior of their children they can rightly judge the kind of behavior or the allocation of resources required by their children.
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Quote: Eternity

“Love is the last relay and ultimate outposts of eternity.” Dante Gabriel Rossetti

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Can you learn a language laughing?

Can you learn a language laughing?

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The simple answer would be, yes – but not all of it. What you will learn laughing will most probably remain longer in your memory.

Humor and Learning

You should know that humor is important in learning a language. It enables the student to learn new vocabulary in context, it motivates you to want to learn more and it is more enjoyable than traditional lectures.
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Cisco and Wharton School present the learning experience of the future

Cisco and Wharton School present the learning experience of the future
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Cisco Connected Classroom: students virtually see a life-size, floor-to-ceiling view of the professor teaching on the opposite coast/location.

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Cisco unveiled the learning experience of the future, one that blends life-size visual communication via tele-presence with collaboration technologies that significantly enhance the way faculty, students and alumni interact and learn, no matter how distant they may be from physical classroom.
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Quote: Faithfull

“Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.” Andre Gide

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University-search

Top schools in America – pros and cons

[responsivevoice_button buttontext=”Play”] Deciding between the top schools can be a source of frustration for many (lucky) students, come April. It can be one of the most important decisions in your life as well as one of the toughest. In this article we will break down the pros and cons of the top colleges in America. […]

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Quote: Be great

“Be great in act, as you have been in thought.” – William Shakespeare

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Online schools from students’ perspective

In 2011 in Canada there were 207,096 students that participated in online education. To be better understood this figures, that means that this is more than one student out of 25. In British Columbia, the number is growing, though online courses remain limited to a supplemental role in the K-12 public system. Advocates of online […]

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How to get children to enjoy maths?

How to get children to enjoy maths?
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Maths is a subject that some people really struggle with. Some people are just not good with numbers. And they say that for a child to have good mathematical skill, he/she must have a strong foundation of the numbering system. It seems to be alone among other subjects in that many people just have a mental block with it and do not know how to do it. There are things that you can do to help them to enjoy the subject.

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