Human Capital
15 views | +0 today
Follow
Human Capital
Education, training and health enable us to pursue the quality of life we individually seek.
Curated by Thinkspot
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Driven to distraction: Have we lost the ability to focus on a single task? - The Independent

Driven to distraction: Have we lost the ability to focus on a single task? - The Independent | Human Capital | Scoop.it
The Independent
Driven to distraction: Have we lost the ability to focus on a single task?
The Independent
Then there are the basics of attention, the cognitive muscle that lets us follow a story, see a task through to the end, learn, or create.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Grades for tougher apprenticeships

Grades for tougher apprenticeships | Human Capital | Scoop.it
A new type of high-quality apprenticeship is to be introduced in England, with different grades of ability, rather than pass or fail.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Don't Get Me Started - Remaking Higher Education

Don't Get Me Started - Remaking Higher Education | Human Capital | Scoop.it
Don't Get Me Started: Remaking Higher Education http://t.co/Lc9Z9CoP42
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Ken Robinson: How to escape education's death valley | Video on TED.com

Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Bilingual and Multilingual Education in the 21st Century by Christian Abello-Contesse, Paul M. Chandler, María Dolores López-Jiménez, Rubén Chacón-Beltrán - Multilingual Matters | Channel View Publ...

Bilingual and Multilingual Education in the 21st Century by Christian Abello-Contesse, Paul M. Chandler, María Dolores López-Jiménez, Rubén Chacón-Beltrán - Multilingual Matters | Channel View Publ... | Human Capital | Scoop.it
Bilingual and Multilingual Education in the 21st Century by Christian Abello-Contesse, Paul M.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Erasmus+

Erasmus+ | Human Capital | Scoop.it
Education, training and non-formal youth learning are essential to creating jobs and improving... (Check out the new #ErasmusPlus FB page for updates on the EU's 2014-2020 education & training programmes!
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Thinkspot from 21st Century Learning and Teaching
Scoop.it!

Could This Be the Next Evolution in Higher Ed?

Could This Be the Next Evolution in Higher Ed? | Human Capital | Scoop.it
There's a movement brewing to change the way colleges and universities award degrees from the credit-hour to a model that asks students to prove what they've learned, no matter how long it takes.

Via Gust MEES
more...
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Assessing the Plight of Recent College Grads

Assessing the Plight of Recent College Grads | Human Capital | Scoop.it
Beth Akers scrutinizes the common narrative of America’s struggling college graduates.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Warning over 'failing' pre-schools - Evening Standard

Warning over 'failing' pre-schools - Evening Standard | Human Capital | Scoop.it
Warning over 'failing' pre-schools
Evening Standard
They will have two years to raise their game and be judged as "good", or risk being declared "inadequate". ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Infographic: Why Aren't Students Completing MOOCs? | Education and Careers

Infographic: Why Aren't Students Completing MOOCs? | Education and Careers | Human Capital | Scoop.it
MOOCs (free online courses that are open to anyone) are more popular than Justin Bieber right now, but, as is to be expected from such a new medium, these (Infographic: Why Aren't #Students Completing #MOOCs?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

6 College Admissions Myths: Busted

6 College Admissions Myths: Busted | Human Capital | Scoop.it
The way in which universities admit students can seem like a bit of a mystery -- even after completing the process yourself. Misguided assumptions and well-circulated rumors litter mainstream thought.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

How To Turn Adult Education Into Careers, Quickly

How To Turn Adult Education Into Careers, Quickly | Human Capital | Scoop.it
This is the third report in a four-part series on adult education. Adults wanting to go back to school have the odds stacked against them.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Open Directory - Science: Physics: Education: Tutorials

Open Directory - Science: Physics: Education: Tutorials http://t.co/AizlPW8zXC http://t.co/rW9HKPihp9
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Homeschool Illinois

Homeschool Illinois | Human Capital | Scoop.it
What's the best way to teach your child to read? According to the National Reading Panel, “teaching children to manipulate phonemes in words was highly effective under a variety of teaching c...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Thinkspot
Scoop.it!

Milken Institute | Research | Publications | Research Reports: The Future of Higher Education and How America Will Pay For It

Milken Institute | Research | Publications | Research Reports: The Future of Higher Education and How America Will Pay For It | Human Capital | Scoop.it
Research Reports:
more...
No comment yet.