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Your Students Learn by Doing, Not by Listening

Yet another example of why we should all be lecturing less and using active-learning strategies more in the college classroom.

College & University

Generation AI: What happens when your child's invisible friend is an AI toy that talks back?

‘My Friend Cayla’ is an internet-connected doll that uses voice recognition technology to chat and interact with children in real time. Cayla’s …

Artificial Intelligence

Esauira, la bien trazada

La ciudad marroquí enamora con sus exquisitos ‘riads’, sus terrazas en el paseo marítimo y un animado festival de música<p>Esauira, la ciudad de los …

15 Body Language Hacks That’ll Instantly Make You More Impressive At An Interview

Being successful is not something everyone can achieve. Not for the lack of trying, of course. Sometimes, it's just the way you walk, talk or behave. …

Body Language

Ruta musical por Lisboa con Salvador Sobral para celebrar Eurovisión

El último ganador del festival nos descubre sus locales de música favoritos en Alfama y Marvila, mientras la capital portuguesa se prepara para …

Jeff Bezos Banned PowerPoint in Meetings. His Replacement Is Brilliant

Narrative memos have replaced PowerPoint presentations at Amazon. Here are three reasons why.<p>In his 2018 annual letter, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos repeated his rule that PowerPoint is banned in executive meetings. What Bezos replaces it with provides even more valuable insight for …

Public Speaking

The 1 Part of Speech You Should Use `Sparingly' on LinkedIn

Take this advice only if you are "highly" motivated to get ahead.<p>When it comes to writing -- whether it's a novel, a press release, website copy or your LinkedIn profile -- adverbs stink. I'm talking about the 'ly'-ending adverbs like <i>exceedingly</i>, <i>highly</i>, <i>quickly</i>, <i>strategically</i>, <i>truly, unusually</i> and so …

Six Good Digital Storytelling Tools In One Place

For the last four or five years I have been telling people about Timeline JS whenever they seek suggestions for multimedia timeline tools. It’s a …

Education Technology

5 Professional PowerPoint Tips for Building the Ultimate Presentation

I remember the presentation well, but for all the wrong reasons.The keynote speaker at a well-known project management conference had decades of …

Public Speaking

L’ensauvagement du web : comment le numérique fragilise notre pacte social

Arnaud Mercier, est professeur en Information-Communication à l’Institut Français de presse,à l'<i>Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas</i><p>Qu’il est loin le …

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The Great Eight – Writing Tips

As Somerset Maugham said, ‘There are three rules for the writing of a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.’ While we’re waiting for …

Creative Writing

Students are being prepared for jobs that no longer exist. Here's how that could change.

<i>Editor’s note: This article is the first in a series entitled Map to the Middle Class, which is being jointly published by NBCNews.com and The Hechinger Report, a nonprofit, independent news organization focused on inequality and innovation in education. The series will examine how schools can</i> …

Education

Le projet EuroVelo - Europe

Lancé en 1995 par des associations danoise et britannique, le <b>projet EuroVelo</b>est conduit par la Fédération européenne des cyclistes (ECF), laquelle …

O Gerês esconde um passadiço maravilhoso para percorrer entre cascatas

É na fronteira do Parque Nacional da Peneda-Gerês que se encontra o Passdiço do Sistelo, entre floresta densa, cascatas e rios. Tudo isto está …

Learn to peer review like a pro with these 6 tips

Peer review getting you down? Have you been asked to review and don't know where to start? Or have you tentatively submitted a few reviews and never …

Science

Paisajes que parecen de otro mundo (pero que están en España)

De los farallones de Las Médulas, en León, al desierto aragonés de Los Monegros, escenarios alucinantes que se pueden visitar

The Deficits of the iPhone Generation

“iGen” is both the title of Jean M. Twenge’s most recent book (subtitle: <i>Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids are Growing up Less Rebellious, More</i> …

Psychology

The Qualitative Report | Vol 23 | No. 13

Articles<p>Reflecting on the Future of QDA Software: Special Issue of The Qualitative Report<br>Trena Paulus, Jeanine C. Evers, and Franciska de Jong<p>Using …

Eight things great teachers do differently

Teaching is one of the most important professions in society and touches every aspect, of every community in the world in some way.<p>I was recently …

To write better, edit out these filler phrases

The biggest improvement in my writing skills happened when I became an editor.<p>Writers are often too familiar with their own ideas to spot mistakes …

The judges’ decision: finalists for the Guardian University Awards 2018

The finalists for this year’s Guardian University Awards have been selected in each category. The decisions were made by expert judges with a wide range of experience in the higher education sector. Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on Tuesday 24 April.<p><b>Advancing staff</i> …

Higher Education

Online QDA - Welcome to online QDA

Welcome to Online QDA<p>Online QDA is a set of learning materials which address common issues of undertaking qualitative data analysis (QDA) and …

Mobile Research Applications – The Qualitative Report – Research Journal Community

<b>Dropbox</b><br>Access your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily in the cloud-based service from all your computers, iPhone, iPad and even …

How to disagree well: 7 of the best and worst ways to argue

A classic essay defines different ways to disagree, from the worst to the best, with lessons that ring true in our divisive times.<br>Read More

Critical Thinking

The Not-So-Secret Guide to Dissertating

It’s not a mysterious process; it just needs to be more transparent.

Facebook's algorithm has wiped out a once flourishing digital publisher

The media industry's worst fears about Facebook's huge algorithm tweak are coming true.<p>The women-focused publisher LittleThings is shutting its doors, in large part because of Facebook's recent move, the company's CEO, Joe Speiser, told Business Insider.<p>LittleThings' demise was first reported by …

Facebook ending News Feed experiment condemned as 'Orwellian'

Facebook will end an experiment that removed professional news posts from users’ News Feed in six countries, after months of criticism that the “downright Orwellian” move was increasing fake news and misinformation on the platform.<p>Adam Mosseri, Facebook’s head of News Feed, said in a blogpost …

Social Media

17 of The Best Surveys and Polls Creation Tools for Teachers and Educators

Over the last few months we have reviewed a number of interesting web tools and mobile apps teachers can use to collect students feedback. And as we …

Education Technology