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How to manage exam stress

As students wait for A-level results next week and GCSEs the week after, there will be more than a few bitten nails and even sleepless nights across …

Here's Why More US Teens May Be Facing Depression

Having a major depressive episode as a teen can up your chances of having episodes later on.<p>Across the U.S., there’s been an uptick in the percentage of teens who are having episodes of depression, a new report finds.<p>From 2013 to 2014, about one in nine teens in the United States had a major …

When We Listen to Students

As you are beginning to think about returning to school, I have a suggestion that can drastically impact your year (and it's simple): brainstorm …

Teaching

Secret Teacher: students need to know bad grades aren’t the end of the world

Pressure to hit targets means we can accidentally transmit panic to our pupils. But there’s more to life than exam results<p>We’ve all been there. The sleepless night before the big day. The jittery journey to school. The handing over of the envelopes. The faces of parents keen to hear the news. The …

Teaching

One in Four Students Suffer From Mental Health Problems

<b>Stress and anxiety are making day to day life difficult for hundreds of thousands of students</b><p>The extent of mental health problems in UK universities …

7 Lessons We Fail to Teach in School

Joanne’s mother had died a few years earlier, and now she was a single parent (recently divorced) with no job, living off welfare benefits so she …

Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Succeed | Inc.com

When the concept of emotional intelligence was introduced to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70 percent of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into what many people had always assumed was the …

Emotional Intelligence

10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful

Djordje Todorovic<p>Blogger, Gamer Extraordinaire Read full profile<p>The human mind is truly incredible, and we should all strive towards creating a …

Productivity

50 Tricks to Get Things Done Faster, Better, and More Easily

We all want to get stuff done, whether it’s the work we <i>have</i> to do so we can get on with what we <i>want</i> to do, or indeed, the projects we feel are our …

Albert Einstein on the Secret to Learning

In 1915 Einstein, who was then 36, was living in wartime Berlin with his cousin Elsa, who would eventually become his second wife. His two sons, Hans …

5 Powerful Steps To Learn Anything Faster

While there’s only so much time in the day to learn new skills, you can accelerate how fast you learn something. Here are 5 steps to learn anything …

Why Learning is NEVER a Waste of Time

I love learning. Especially things that are new. It’s just exciting diving into a new world that is full of possibilities.<p>Despite my enthusiasm, …

17 Things Everyone Needs to Know How to Do | Inc.com

Knowing how to do things, being self-reliant and confident, are key to a productive, effective, and successful life.<p>But to get there, you need to master some basic skills and fundamental wisdom.<p>Here are 17 things I'm asked about most often.<p>This list is far from comprehensive. There's more to come, …

Three Ways To Become A Learning Machine

I smile whenever I look at my university diploma hanging on the wall, because everything I learned then is no longer relevant now. Does it means that we should stop wasting all this energy, time and money on university? Not really: Rather, as soon as we complete our “formal studies,” we need to …

Leonardo Da Vinci

5 Study Secrets You Must Know To Take Your Grades To the Next Level

Wouldn’t it be great if there were a set of simple, easy-to-use study habits tips and tricks you could use to take your grades to the next level? …

How a False Belief Hinders Kids’ Academic Achievement

0<p>SHARES<p><i>The belief one’s intelligence is fixed and stable is harmful, and widely shared among lower-income youngsters.</i><p><b>By Tom Jacobs</b><p>(Photo: Sean …

How To Get Yourself Highly Motivated All the Time By Using This Golden Rule

While we all have goals and aspirations in life, conceiving these is far easier than executing them. In this respect, learning how to motivate …

How to Be More Knowledgeable

Learning new skills at any age reaps a huge amount of benefits including raising self-esteem, increasing our sense of accomplishment and personal …

A Scientifically Proven Technique That Can Make Your Learning 50% Easier

Find out how to retain information more efficiently with this classic learning system, backed up by scientific research.

Report identifies ways to boost children's quality of life through outdoor learning - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Outdoor learning can have a significant and positive impact on children's quality of life but needs to be introduced more formally into global school …

School Resources for Supporting Child Mental Health

The New York-based Child Mind Institute highlights several evidence-based options for educators looking to support students with mental health needs.

Should happiness be part of the school curriculum?

Every morning after the register, the 260 pupils of Westfield Primary School in Hertfordshire settle in their classrooms into “mountain pose” (standing up, shoulders relaxed) or a sitting position. They close their eyes, imagine they are in their own private “bubble” and spend the next few minutes …

Education