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The Top 10 Life Benefits of Time Management | Time Management ...

The Top 10 Life Benefits of Time Management | Time Management ... | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Alarm Clock Early. “Why should I manage my time?” The simple answer is that time management helps you stay on top of your tasks and get more done. Yet, there is much more. Time management benefits you in all areas of ...
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To boost those reading skills, learn to keep a beat, study says

To boost those reading skills, learn to keep a beat, study says | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Learning to move with the beat could boost reading skills because both abilities are partly powered by the same ability in the brain, according to a study of more than 100 finger-tapping Chicago high-schoolers.

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5 Excellent Text to Speech iPad Apps for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Excellent Text to Speech iPad Apps for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning to learn | Scoop.it

"Below is a selection of some good text to speech iPad apps that you can use with your students. Text to speech apps can be used for teaching all the four skills: listening, writing, reading, and speaking. They are also good for language learners and for special education students. You can also access the web version of text to speech tools here. Enjoy"


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Tracy Webb Sharp's curator insight, November 4, 2013 9:04 PM

We should check these apps out at the next Title III meeting. 

Rachel Hall's curator insight, November 5, 2013 3:19 PM

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Teresa Pearl's curator insight, January 30, 2014 5:33 PM

Great text to speech app options for students who have difficulty decoding grade level text or need auditory feedback.

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Children who tone bodies may tone minds, too - The Columbian

Children who tone bodies may tone minds, too - The Columbian | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Children who tone bodies may tone minds, too
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There's little dispute that physical activity is good for kids: It not only helps develop muscles and fend off obesity, it also offers opportunities to socialize and learn new skills.
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Revision techniques: how to build a memory palace

Revision techniques: how to build a memory palace | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
We think of language as the core of our minds. Our school days are almost entirely devoted to staring at and producing words. Yet language has only been with us for a minute fraction of our evolutionary history.
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Wonderful Charts Featuring Bloom's Taxonomy Apps for iPad ...

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Wonderful Charts Featuring Bloom's Taxonomy Apps for iPad. Bloom's Taxonomy provides one of the workable solutions to scaffold students learning. It outlines the different learning skills on a thinking continuum that ascends gradually in ...
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You Do Have Time, But You Must Make a Choice | Time ...

You Do Have Time, But You Must Make a Choice | Time ... | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
You probably have more on your todo list today than you will be able to get done. You may be already preparing yourself for the things you won't complete. However, the truth is that you have time to do the things you need to ...
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Latest figures show private school pupils 9% more likely to be admitted than those at a state school with same grades.
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Academic essay writing for improving your grades

Academic essay writing for improving your grades | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Your career depends upon the grades you obtain by submitting academic essay writing.
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Reading Literary Fiction Improves Theory of Mind | The New School ...

Reading Literary Fiction Improves Theory of Mind | The New School ... | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Now, two researchers from The New School for Social Research have published a paper in Science demonstrating that reading literary fiction enhances a set of skills and thought processes fundamental to complex social relationships—and functional...
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Top 10 resources to help teachers manage their time | Teacher ...

Top 10 resources to help teachers manage their time | Teacher ... | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Whether you have a problem with procrastination or want a better work-life balance, our handy resources will help you be more efficient.
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Student Editor Plagiarized 'In as Many as 16' Articles, Colorado newspaper - iMediaEthics

Student Editor Plagiarized 'In as Many as 16' Articles, Colorado newspaper - iMediaEthics | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Student Editor Plagiarized 'In as Many as 16' Articles, Colorado newspaper
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Colorado Mesa University's "student run newspaper" The Criterion fired a student editor for widespread plagiarism, according to an Oct.
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Ofqual sets out proposals for A level coursework and new AS levels - Ofqual

Ofqual sets out proposals for A level coursework and new AS levels - Ofqual | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Ofqual sets out proposals for A level coursework and new AS levels http://t.co/596EcR2feC
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10 Tips to Stop Worrying and Get More Done | Time Management ...

10 Tips to Stop Worrying and Get More Done | Time Management ... | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
In our hyper-active world, it seems that there is always something to worry about. If it's not ourselves, our loved ones, or friends, then we have gas prices, the government, or other social issues of the day.
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Developing Your Digital Study Skills

Developing Your Digital Study Skills | Learning to learn | Scoop.it

Making the move from our safe and trusted traditional literacy habits to newer digital skills can be quite a challenge, but as teachers I think we are really unlikely to be able to use technology and help our students use technology really effectively unless we are prepared to face this challenge. Technology needs to be more than part of the way we teach but it also has to be part of the way we ourselves continue to learn and part of our everyday professional practice.


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Modeling digital workflow is powerful for our students.  Natural, authentic learning and sharing our practice.

Rosidah Awang's curator insight, September 19, 2014 10:40 PM

Digital learning skills.

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One Surprising Reason You Never Have Enough Time

One Surprising Reason You Never Have Enough Time | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
New data suggests we're biased against ever knowing how much time we really have.
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Bundestag president in PhD plagiarism probe - The Local

Bundestag president in PhD plagiarism probe - The Local | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
President of the German Bundestag, Norbert Lammert, faced on Tuesday accusations of plagiarising his doctorate. He denies the charges and has welcomed the Unive.
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57 study, learning and revision habits of A-star students

57 study, learning and revision habits of A-star students | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
A* students from The Student Room explain the revision tips and study techniques that enabled them to achieve top grades in their A-level exams.

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CDS BusinessStudies's curator insight, March 1, 2014 2:59 PM

Examiners reports and past papers can be found on the AQA link on this site and we've already been creating flash cards in class... Keep the good practice alive at home too! :)

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How do I Harvard Reference my essay?!

How do I Harvard Reference my essay?! | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Harvard Referencing is something you may have briefly come across at school and college, and might now be facing in university. It's likely that all of you will come across it at some point, especi...
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A Four-Step Plan to Build Study Skills - Teaching Channel

A Four-Step Plan to Build Study Skills - Teaching Channel | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Study Skills. No high-stakes test I've ever seen measures “study skills” discretely. But they are the hallmark of high-achieving, confident students.
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John O'Dowd makes changes to A-level exam re-sits - BBC News

John O'Dowd makes changes to A-level exam re-sits - BBC News | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
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John O'Dowd makes changes to A-level exam re-sits
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Education Minister John O'Dowd has decided to partially change the A level exam system in Northern Ireland.
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Popularity of A-level and GCSE physics keeps on rising

Popularity of A-level and GCSE physics keeps on rising | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Physics is continuing its resurgence in schools with the number of exam entries increasing again this year.
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'A' Level essay writing skills | Celebrating Being Zimbabwean

By Dr Augustine Tirivangana.ACCORDING to Nunan, “Competent writers do not produce final texts at their first attempt but writing is a long and often painful process, in which the final text emerges through successive drafts.”...
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Ten study skills all students should know - Daily Herald

Ten study skills all students should know - Daily Herald | Learning to learn | Scoop.it
Ten study skills all students should know
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That skill is studying. The following tips for elementary and secondary-level students can help improve study skills: Planners are a sanity saver.
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Researchers identify most common forms of plagiarism - Poynter.org

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Researchers identify most common forms of plagiarism Poynter.org Scientific researchers identified “paraphrasing” — which a study by iThenticate defines as “taking the words of another and using them alongside original text without attribution,” —...
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