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Looking beyond the Sierra Leone Law School Examination malpractice saga - Sierra Express Media

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Looking beyond the Sierra Leone Law School Examination malpractice saga
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Cheating and academic dishonesty are an increasing problem in higher institutions of learning in Sierra Leone.
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20 iPad Gaming Apps to Boost Kids Critical Thinking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

20 iPad Gaming Apps to Boost Kids Critical Thinking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
20 iPad Gaming Apps to Boost Kids Critical Thinking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/3cy8n11zde via @medkh9
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Critical thinking what it is and why it counts

Critical Thinking:What It Is and Why It Counts Peter A. Facione The late George Carlin worked ...
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In age of technology, people still find time for library visits

In age of technology, people still find time for library visits | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - Despite the presence of technology overshadowing the advantages of a good old-fashioned book, across the country people are going to the library more and more of late.
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Independent Commission for Aid Impact publishes report on "How DFID Learns"

Independent Commission for Aid Impact publishes report on "How DFID Learns" | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Terms of Reference for the review The review itself, available here, published 4th April 2014 Selected quotes: "Overall Assessment: Amber-Red: DFID has allocated at least £1.2 billion for research,...
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University news: inspiration boards and outcomes | WebDev Team

University news: inspiration boards and outcomes | WebDev Team | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
We want this thing that we're doing to encourage more high quality postgraduates to come to our University. So does this thing that we're doing actually achieve that aim in a way that we can somehow quantify?
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Agricultural Entrepreneurship: Choosing Social Media Tools for Your Business

Agricultural Entrepreneurship: Choosing Social Media Tools for Your Business | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
by Sarah Cornelisse, Sr. Extension Associate, Dept. of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and E.. http://t.co/mw3l5WxwHs #socialmedia
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Rwanda stresses agriculture as growth sector - East African Business Week

Rwanda stresses agriculture as growth sector East African Business Week “PHC dissemination which has happened immediately after enumeration is an indication of the government commitment to have timely data for evidence-based policy making and...
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Creating Content Is Hard -- Here Are Three Strategies For Making It Easier - Forbes

Creating Content Is Hard -- Here Are Three Strategies For Making It Easier - Forbes | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Creating Content Is Hard -- Here Are Three Strategies For Making It Easier
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Join industry-specific LinkedIn groups and see which discussions are popular.
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Health Literacy on the Public Agenda | EHLC 201...

Health Literacy on the Public Agenda | EHLC 201... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Developing our understanding of health literacy is becoming a growing concern for clinicians, managers of health programmes, and researchers. What was a new concept to operationalize one’s capacity...
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10 Mind-Blowing Theories That Will Change Your Perception of the World |

10 Mind-Blowing Theories That Will Change Your Perception of the World | | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
#StumbleUpon -10 Mind-Blowing Theories That Will Change Your Perception of the World | @ZASterk http://t.co/CODS2PExAL
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Learning Theory v5 - What are the established l...

Learning Theory v5 - What are the established l... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
This Concept Map, created with IHMC CmapTools, has information related to: Learning Theory v5, Organisation Kolb, Psychology Vygotsky, Psychology Bloom, Piaget genetic epistemology, Psychology Skinner, Montessori constructivism, Dewey...
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The Case for News Literacy (The News Literacy Project)

A short slide deck giving an overview of news literacy as a subject area and making a case for its inclusion in 21st century classrooms.

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Global Fund And Tiered Medicines Pricing Under Debate - Intellectual Property Watch

Global Fund And Tiered Medicines Pricing Under Debate - Intellectual Property Watch | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Global Fund And Tiered Medicines Pricing Under Debate Intellectual Property Watch An official from India, meanwhile, told Intellectual Property Watch that the country “has serious concerns as tiered pricing is not an appropriate solution for...
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Educational Leadership:Writing: A Core Skill:Teach Critical Thinking to Teach Writing

Educational Leadership:Writing: A Core Skill:Teach Critical Thinking to Teach Writing | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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Elizabeth Taber Library offers programs on digitally literacy - Wicked Local Rochester

Elizabeth Taber Library offers programs on digitally literacy - Wicked Local Rochester | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Elizabeth Taber Library offers programs on digitally literacy Wicked Local Rochester MARION – The Elizabeth Taber Library is offering a series of digital literacy programs in April and may to help traditional print readers make the cross over into...
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eBook Distribution Solutions Emerge From Africa - AllAfrica.com

eBook Distribution Solutions Emerge From Africa - AllAfrica.com | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
eBook Distribution Solutions Emerge From Africa
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There is great demand for eBooks in emerging markets however the demand for eTextbooks is even greater.
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West African Drumming and Dance in North American Universities: An Ethnomusicological Perspective

West African Drumming and Dance in North American Universities: An Ethnomusicological Perspective | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Professor Dor @upmiss book W. African Drumming & Dance in N. American Universities: An Ethnomusicological Perspective http://t.co/SWvGA7Atv4
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New university outreach centre aims to inspire next generation of ...

New university outreach centre aims to inspire next generation of ... | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Opening on 14 May 2014, the York Science Outreach Centre (YSOC) will allow the University's Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) departments, in collaboration with the Widening Participation Team, ...
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Online Patient Library Set for European Launch - PharmExec.com (blog)

Online Patient Library Set for European Launch PharmExec.com (blog) This Library will aim to reach 100,000 patients and consumers with low to middling health literacy levels, and they will be able to access information on themes like side effects...
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What has been the Church’s role in protecting free speech and intellectual property rights on the Internet?

What Has Been Scientologys Role in Protecting Free Speech and Intellectual Property Rights On The Internet? http://t.co/C7E66BIjd0
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Baby Baboon’s Frightening Encounter with Lions Ends with a Heroic Twist

Baby Baboon’s Frightening Encounter with Lions Ends with a Heroic Twist | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Witness this remarkable interaction between a baby baboon, a lioness, and the heroic acts of the father baboon that follow.
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Interesting story from Botswana

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Interpretation of Intellectual Property Rights in Kenya's Constitution: Lessons from Supreme Court Advisory Opinion on the One-Third Gender Rule

Interpretation of Intellectual Property Rights in Kenya's Constitution: Lessons from Supreme Court Advisory Opinion on the One-Third Gender Rule | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
It is true the constitution will present the courts with inconsistencies, grey areas, contradictions, vagueness, bad grammar and syntax, legal jargon, all hallmarks of a negotiated document that to...
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A Simple Guide To 4 Complex Learning Theories - Edudemic

A Simple Guide To 4 Complex Learning Theories - Edudemic | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Do you know the actual theories of learning? A learning theory is an attempt to describe how people learn, helping us understand this inherently complex process. (Go is using connectivism in the classrm and how are you doing this?
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Teaching News Literacy: Opening (The News Literacy Project)

Opening slides for Teaching News Literacy PD session.

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