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10 Amazing Benefits of Mindfulness Backed by Science

Mindfulness, the practice of staying aware and in sync with yourself and your surroundings often characterized by sitting in total silence with legs …

Color Book Pro

Fill colors, Feel Happy & Share Your Creativity !<br>The Color Book Pro app allows you to create beautiful images by filling your favorite colors in it. …

Studying With Quizzes Helps Make Sure the Material Sticks

"What people neglected and didn't think about was the 'getting it out' part," Roediger said. "We don't get information into memory just to have it …

12 Apps and Websites for Sharpening Study Skills

Studying: fundamental, but not usually fun. Nevertheless, sometimes students just have to roll up their sleeves and memorize information. Luckily, …

Announcing Chegg Study + OneNote for students to get smarter for exams

Chegg the Student Hub, is all about making 13 million high school and university students more successful in their classes through partnerships and …

10 counterintuitive quotes on learning that will make you a better student

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that some of the most successful and impactful investors, scientists, and innovators don’t think the way most of us …

Pedagogy

20 Tips to Help You Ace Your Exams

We all dislike exams, and often times studying for them can be dreadful. But fear not, here are some effective study tips to help you ace your next exam!<p><b>1. No All-Nighters</b><p>A sleep-deprived person cannot focus attention optimally and therefore cannot learn efficiently. In addition, sleep itself has a …

Want To Learn, Remember, And Create Better? Science Says Dick Around A Bit More

A New York Times science writer explains why daydreaming, napping, and web surfing are the best ways to learn.<p>From an early age, students are taught a series of study skills to enhance learning. Teachers extol the virtues of highlighters and flash cards, memorization and dogged concentration. They …

The Brain

Having Healthy Homework Habits

Your homework habits might be affecting your grades. Are you staying on track with your assignments? Feeling tired, achy, or bored when it comes to …

How To Be Effective When Studying Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on November 15, 2014<p>Do you use apps to help with your studying? Using technology in the right way can be extremely useful and it can help you …

Explain Everything Is Now Available on The iPhone

November 14, 2014<br>Good news! Explain Everything is finally available on the iPhone. After tinkering with it a little bit on my iPhone I found it …

Waterford Institute

Curriculet<p>Independent reading program for grades 3-12 with built-in curriculum and assessments to encourage closer reading in print or online<p>FREE …

OneNote for Teachers: Help & Support for Educators

For me, OneNote is a peerless app that can quickly change the way students and teachers create and organize digital content. It is intuitive, …

Insightful Tips on How to Integrate Problem Based Learning in Your Classroom

November 23, 2014<br>Project based learning and problem based learning are two didactic approaches to learning that are often used interchangeably to …

Tips On How To Use The 6 Laws of Perception in eLearning

<b>How To Use The 6 Laws of Perception in eLearning</b><p>The <b>Gestalt Theory</b> is based upon the idea that our eyes perceive things as a whole, before recognizing …

Excellent Graphic Feauring 10 Powerful Body Language Tips Teachers Should Know

November 10, 2014<br>In addition to the presentation tips we have mentioned in the previous post, the visual below provides you with another set of tips …

15 Simple Moves That Will Change Your Career

"Work-life balance" is like the flossing of life skills. Everyone talks about how incredibly important it is, but pretty much nobody's doing it. But, …

Check out our 2014 Back to School guide!

Crazily enough, the fall semester is about to begin. For that very reason, we're kicking off our Back to School 2014 guide, with comprehensive gadget recommendations to fit every budget. Even if your college days are behind you, we guarantee you'll find some new gear worthy of a place in your …