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Curiosity: The Heart of Lifelong Learning | LEARNing To LEARN

Curiosity: The Heart of Lifelong Learning | LEARNing To LEARN | Learning | Scoop.it

If you suspect that curious kids fare better in careers and life, you're right—for a variety of reasons. Research suggests that intellectual curiosity has as big of an effect on performance as hard work. (link is external) When put together, curiosity and hard work account for success just as much as intelligence.

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Another study found that people who were curious about a topic retained what they learned for longer periods of time (link is external). And even more impressive, research has linked curiosity to a wide range of important adaptive behaviors, (link is external) including tolerance of anxiety and uncertainty, positive emotions, humor, playfulness, out-of-box thinking, and a noncritical attitude—all attributes associated with healthy social outcomes.

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- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=curiosity

- https://gustmees.wordpress.com/?s=PracTICE

- https://twitter.com/search?src=typd&q=%23JimmyTheBumbleBee


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Kent Kessler's curator insight, April 17, 2015 10:23 AM

Nurture = setup! 

Evergreen Summer's curator insight, April 17, 2015 4:37 PM

Yes! Engaging children in questions and supporting them in their natural curiosity about the world around them is out top priority!

Miguel Damiani's curator insight, April 20, 2015 6:28 PM

Aprender a aprender

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Using Technology to Differentiate Instruction


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14 More Google Search Tricks You Didn’t Know Existed | The Gooru

14 More Google Search Tricks You Didn’t Know Existed | The Gooru | Learning | Scoop.it
“Originally intended as a way to easily find websites, Google’s engineers have quietly slipped secret functionalities into Google Search to do even more for its 1.17 billion users. These hidden (…) Read more”
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Agron S. Dida's curator insight, April 13, 2015 3:15 AM

Google is really great! Just imagine how would be life without it.

Sonia Santoveña's curator insight, April 13, 2015 4:33 AM

añada su visión ...

Gareth Morgan's curator insight, April 16, 2015 2:52 AM

Some excellent features that I wasn't aware of.