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Latest researches and tools about learning: From neuroscience to course design, E-Learning and content curation using social medias
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Hypothesis explains that sleep is the price we pay for learning | PsyPost

Hypothesis explains that sleep is the price we pay for learning | PsyPost | Education For The Future | Scoop.it
Why do animals ranging from fruit flies to humans all need to sleep? After all, sleep disconnects them from their environment, puts them at risk and keeps them from seeking food or mates for large parts of the day.
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 “During wake, learning strengthens the synaptic connections throughout the brain, increasing the need for energy and saturating the brain with new information. Sleep allows the brain to reset, helping integrate, newly learned material with consolidated memories, so the brain can begin anew the next day. ”

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Living Abroad: In What Language Do You Feel Emotions ?

Living Abroad: In What Language Do You Feel Emotions ? | Education For The Future | Scoop.it
I came across this interesting article about some studies on languages used by multilingual third culture kids (TCKs) to express various emotions in different situations. Language is strongly tied ...
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Expressing emotions in more than one language follows no set rules; some bilinguals prefer to use one language, some the other, and some both

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