As expected, "SNL" dove right into the Petraeus scandal with its cold open on Saturday. But instead of spoofing Petraeus himself, the sketch focused on Paula Broadstone, imagining what an honest reading of her book "All In" would have been like.
Soup for thought
Feminism is not a 4 letter-word
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It's all about your strengths. How many of your New Year’s resolutions focus on fixing a weakness? My guess is most of them. It’s human nature to focus on our shortcomings. And by doing so, we sabotage ourselves.
As a Harvard Business Review shows, once people focused on their strengths, they felt more satisfied with their lives and believed in new possibilities. All in all, they became happier.
Sleep is one of the most fundamental and basic things humans do. Without it, we'd literally die. So we turned to sleep scientist Patrick Fuller, an associate professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School — to find out what he does to ensure a good night's sleep every single night.
Not only is the idea of telling stories with video really engaging for many kids, filmmaking is ripe with opportunities to connect to almost every academic subject area. As the technology to shoot and edit films becomes more ubiquitous, where is a teacher with no experience in video production to begin?
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Wondering how to launch an eLearning YouTube Channel? Read this article to discover 4 simple steps to launch your eLearning YouTube channel.
In this article, you will discover the 3 key benefits of creating an eLearning YouTube channel, as well as 4 simple steps you can follow to launch one of your own.
Students can experience new cultures, history, and understand the world in better ways with virtual reality, augmented reality, and wearables. Teachers are using these technologies to send learners on virtual field trips or getting students to keep track of their steps, cardio, and health with fitness bands. These technologies help engage learners by providing sensory learning and sparking curiosity and imagination.
E- This article caught my eye in my Feedly reader today. While the author aptly describes bad e-learning, there is also bad classroom learning - and vice-versa. Is one better than the other? I live technology, e-learning, and online learning but I will still say that you can't compare the two. The only comparison? They…
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Multimedia instruction helps learners understand concepts with the use of words and images. Dr. Mayer explained that there are three cognitive processes required for meaningful learning: selecting, organizing, and integrating. The multimedia techniques of his research aim to prime these processes.
Summer’s the perfect time for a new creative outlet, but it’s far too easy to slip into “consumer” mode, passively watching TV or playing video games. Coding is a great way to break the cycle and flex your creative and logical muscles. Anyone can learn to code!
We’ve chosen six fun starter activities that help kids see that making their own games is much more fun than playing a game made by someone else. They can just fire up their web browser (or the Tynker app for tablets) and choose whichever activity most strikes their interest! Kids follow easy step-by-step instructions to make their own games and stories while creatively customizing the project as they go. They can access hundreds more free activities by going to tynker.com or downloading the Tynker app for iPads or Android tablets.
We at Reverse Tide love to speculate about the future and we’re going to take on one of our favorite subjects… online education. For years, people have said that the future of education are MOOCs or other forms of online learning. The field has grown substantially from individual teachers to larger enterprises to bigger companies starting to get involved. There are more and more students across the world. However, where online education has struggled to hit the lofty predictions is through any replacement of traditional education sources. So where will online education be in the next decade? Here’s our predictions:
Though my focus is always andragogy (adult education, coined by Malcolm Knowles) I often make the argument that more and more often the line between pedagogy and andragogy is blurred. This article brought me back to some fundamental differences. Regardless of information accessibility and immersion in special interests, very few people under 17 have…