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The 10 Coolest Big Data Startups Of 2015 (So Far)

<b>Looker</b><p><b>CEO:</b> Frank Bien<p>Looker provides a Software-as-a-Service business analytics platform that the company said puts actionable intelligence in the …

Big Data’s Small Lie – The Limitation of Sampling and Approximation in Big Data Analysis

Volume is the most prominent of big data’s “3 Vs.” Yet, the “big” in big data analysis is often a misnomer. Most big data analysis doesn’t look at a …

Top Netflix Open Source Projects You Must Know

Netflix both leverages and provides open source technology focused on providing the leading Internet television network. Their technology focuses on …

5 Important Tips for Teaching Anything | Inc.com

Nearly everyone has to teach something to someone at some point. You might be training your team, instructing a colleague or even helping your child get smarter. As a professional speaker and writer, I teach a lot. I find that each different teaching medium calls for a very specific approach to …

Public Speaking

From the Classroom to Consultant in 6 Smart Steps

Learning Strategies<p>From the Classroom to Consultant in 6 Smart Steps<p>sponsored content from Capella University<p>By Carolyn Fruin     Jul 19, 2015<p>I hear …

Ed-Tech startup Zaya Learning Labs beat passive learning in the classroom, serves 50 schools and 20000+ students

Education technology in India is burgeoning:with 1.5 million schools expected to open in the next five years, India is a lucrative market for many of …

Personalized Learning for Every Student with Highlight

Highlight from Education Elements is a cloud based personalized learning platform (PLP) being used in over 100 schools across the country serving …

Blended Learning Whitepaper

Today, organizations globally are using a variety learning techniques and tools in their blended learning strategies to help develop talent and …

How do we know if a teacher’s any good?

A half-truth is more dangerous than a lie.Thomas AquinasObviously enough, not all teachers are equal. But how do we know which ones are any cop? …

TeachThought Is Looking For Interns. (Again.)

<b>TeachThought Is Looking For Interns. (Again.)</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>Every 6 months or so, we send out a call for interns.These are unpaid positions …

Five psychological findings every history teacher should know

<i>This text is somewhere between what I planned to say and what I did say during my session at the Historical Association’s annual conference in</i> …

Why Twitter is an essential tool for teachers

Twitter has changed my teaching career in a way I didn’t think possible!<p>My Twitter journey started roughly three years ago. When teaching my Year 4 …

25 MATH ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS WHO HATE MATH - Kids Activities

Kids

Spreading the word, one book at a time

Ageneration before Maria Magallanes was born, her grandfather — who had dropped out of high school to support his family — worked the dusty fields in Colorado during the Great Depression. It was there that he had an epiphany.<p>“He saw that the only ones to have a job were teachers, so he said to …

Finland's Latest Educational Move Will Produce a Generation of Entrepreneurs

Last Friday marked the fifth anniversary of the iPad, a device heralded for triggering the broad adoption of tablet computers and for further …

Education Technology

4 Ways to Engage Digitally Distracted Students

Technology in School<p>4 Ways to Engage Digitally Distracted Students<p>By Rony Zarom     Mar 8, 2015<p>Flickr user Atos International<p>Related Stories<p>Four Ways …

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 …

Common Misconceptions about Mindset, Rigor, and Grit

<b>By Cheryl Mizerny</b><p>I am a full-time teacher with a passion for (and degree in) educational psychology. This means that I am a rabid consumer of …

Pedagogy

How To Use Games To Teach Your Children Valuable Money Lessons

While the media is full of advice on how to build wealth to leave an inheritance for children, there is much less information available for parents on how to teach kids about money management. Yet when respondents to the National Federation of Credit Counseling’s 2014 Consumer Financial Literacy …

Personal Finance

The schools bringing lessons to life

Today’s schools are moving with the times, and many are investing in highly sophisticated technology, discovers Paul Bray<p>Nine-year-old Annabel Bailey is a quick worker and finished her art teacher’s set task on Matisse with time to spare.<p>A generation ago, she might have whiled away the remainder of …

High School

What I learnt about learning

You can create the entire infrastructure, but if you don’t work on creating a learning culture, you will fail in achieving the desired impact<p>Run …

Well-designed classrooms can boost learning progress in primary school pupils by up to 16% in a single year, research reveals

Clear evidence has now been gathered that well-designed primary school classrooms boost children's learning progress in reading, writing and math. …