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Teaching and learning in the 21st Century - meeting the challenges of digital learning and the iGeneration
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Seriously. How Much Sleep Do You Really Need? | Edudemic

Seriously. How Much Sleep Do You Really Need? | Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
As most teachers are heading back to the classroom for the start of another school year, many are bemoaning the loss of something they’ve grown accustomed to over the summer: more sleep. How much does sleep really matter though? We know that more sleep is good for your brain, and most of us know first …
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Quiz Yourself: How Good Are You at Teaching the Art of Learning?

Quiz Yourself: How Good Are You at Teaching the Art of Learning? | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Test how well you know some of these counterintuitive study tips.
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STEM vs STEAM: A Look At Half-Brain Teaching - Edudemic

STEM vs STEAM: A Look At Half-Brain Teaching - Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Science, Technology, Engineering, Math. Teach coding, get girls interested in all of these subjects. However you slice it, there’s a lot of focus on the logical and analytical brain functions these days. Many schools are cutting the ‘extras’ like art and music. While I firmly believe that students need to be well rounded and really …
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Studies Discover How Computers And The Web Are Changing The Way We Learn and Remember - InformED

Studies Discover How Computers And The Web Are Changing The Way We Learn and Remember - InformED | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Computers have transformed our daily lives so much that it?s hard for most people who have grown up in this digital age to imagine a time without technol
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5 Important Things To Teach Students About The Brain

5 Important Things To Teach Students About The Brain | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
We’re all used to the term ‘21st century’ popping up in education articles, social media, and even in school staff rooms. It’s become normal to refer to yourself as a 21st century teacher, teaching in a 21st century classroom, using 21st century teaching methods that are centered on your 21st century students. While this popular …
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The Anatomy of Study ( Great Visual )

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Using Brain Research to Design Better eLearning Courses: 7 Tips for Success

Using Brain Research to Design Better eLearning Courses: 7 Tips for Success | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Jey principles from neuroscience research paired with tips that will allow course creators to achieve effective eLearning development.
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Top 9 ways to exercise your brain!

Top 9 ways to exercise your brain! | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Working out is important, but your physical body isn't the only thing that needs some exercise. Exercising your brain is an important part of mental health, and as more and more research emerges ab...
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What Percentage Of Your Brain Do You Use?

What Percentage Of Your Brain Do You Use? | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
American neurologist Richard Cytowic debunks the commonly held belief that humans only use 10% of their brains to perform everyday tasks.
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Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives

Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
How to fine-tune the internal monologue that scores every aspect of our lives, from leadership to love.

"If you imagine less, less will b
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Yes, Video Games Can Actually Make You Smarter [VIDEO]

Yes, Video Games Can Actually Make You Smarter [VIDEO] | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
ASAP Science answers once and for all whether video games can make you smarter.
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Each student's brain is unique - another reason to differentiate

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Tony Peck's curator insight, January 8, 8:48 PM

This is a lovely infographic emphasising why active learning is going to work better than being in a passive learning environement.

For me this is a critical message for all learning but especially for any type of distance learning...

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Science says: Here’s how to reach every student brain

Science says: Here’s how to reach every student brain | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
A neuroscience and education expert explains why certain classroom practices work and some don't, and it all has to do with the brain.
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New Resources On Students & Sleep

New Resources On Students & Sleep | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Here are some new additions to The Best Resources For Helping Teens Learn About The Importance Of Sleep: Let Them Sleep In: Docs Want Later School Times for Teens is from NBC News. Students Aren't ...