Mary Jane Peluso

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Science confirms your quality of life depends on your mood

There is not a single instant of the day in which we do not experience a mood, good or bad. And science has a lot to say about that.<p>Recent research …

The enduring power of print for learning in a digital world

Today’s students see themselves as digital natives, the first generation to grow up surrounded by technology like smartphones, tablets and …

Education Technology

Yale Kicks Off Year With PC Insanity and Takes Aim at the Terms 'Freshman' and 'Upperclassmen'

Students at Yale University don't just receive an Ivy League education any longer. Instead, they learn to take offense to things that are so far from …

Oxford University to launch first online 'Mooc' course

<b>Oxford University has announced its first "massive open online course" - or so-called Mooc - in a partnership with a US online university network.</b><p>These free online courses have grown in popularity with hundreds of universities and millions of students.<p>But until now Oxford has not offered such Mooc …

eLearning

Pearson sees ‘good progress’ on restructuring after revenue fall

Pearson said it was making “good progress” with its restructuring plan on Friday, as the world’s largest education group reported a decline in …

92% of college students prefer print books to e-books, study finds

If you imagine millennials are just young people entranced by their cellphones or tablet computers, you might want to think again. According to a new study, 92% of college students would rather do their reading the old-fashioned way, with pages and not pixels.<p>The finding comes from American …

Books

Toxic People You Should Avoid at All Costs

• shares<p><i>Emotional intelligence expert Dr. Travis Bradberry identifies toxic characters you must avoid to protect your psychological health.</i><p>Toxic people …

MOOCs from Great Universities (Many With Certificates)

Discover 800+ Fee MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) by great universities -- Harvard, Stanford. MIT, etc. Most offer "certificates" or "statements …

MIT