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When You Listen To Bach, What Color Do You See?

Human Journey<p><b>Put on a Bach concerto and close your eyes. Now picture a color. What color do you see?</b><p>If it’s a fast Bach concerto in a major key, it’s likely you’ll picture a color that’s more saturated and brighter — like a red or a yellow. And if it’s a slower Bach piece, you’ll likely see …

The Complexity of Greatness: Beyond Talent or Practice

By Scott Barry Kaufman | May 27, 2013<p>Synopsis<p>What is greatness and how do people get there?<p>What is greatness and how do people get there? Is …

The Simple Things I Do To Promote Brain-Based Learning In My Classroom

When I began incorporating basic instruction about the brain into my classes and teaching simple activities to improve brain processing, students not …

Endless Alphabet iOS app for kids


iPhone app 'could have landed parents with £200 bill'

Parents are being urged to be vigilant with their iPhones and iPad, following warnings by parenting groups about "immoral" in-app advertisements that …

Apple has sold 3M iPads directly into US education over past year and 4.5M total (Update: 8M worldwide)

Apple today issued a press release to announce some big numbers for iTunes U (a billion downloads to be exact), but it has now also provided an update on iPads sales in the education market. In a statement to AllThingsD, Apple said it has sold a total of 4.5 million iPads direct to U.S. education …

Wombi Apps has three new monsters on iOS and Android to teach kids letters, numbers and shapes. Great fun! http://www.appsplayground.com/apps/2013/04/22/wombi-apps-shape-letter-number-monster/

Justin Fletcher's Goldilocks iPad app