Navleen Kaur

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Russia's Vladimir Putin recognises Crimea as nation

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1061000/1061370_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534419762_a551c81abf75af345397dd078b9c1d0b<p><b>Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree recognising Crimea as a sovereign state, paving the way for it to be absorbed into Russia.</b><p>The …

Cartoon: Santa Selfies

This cartoon by Jeff Koterba from the Omaha World-Herald is a comment on the current craze for selfies. The scene is a Santa's Grotto where children …

Whale Hides Under Boat; Tourists Have No Idea (PHOTO)

Sometimes you watch the whale, and other times, the whale watches you.<p>Whale-watchers in Argentina recently learned that firsthand when a whale hid under their boat. Fortunately, photographer Justin Hofman was in the water at the time and managed to capture the incredible moment.<p><i>(Story continues</i> …

Riots can happen even in stable society: Singapore PM

The Sunday rampage left 39 police and civil defence staff injured and 25 vehicles, including 16 police cars, damaged or burnt<p><b>Singapore:</b> Singapore …

Why Old Politics Is Out in New Delhi

The National Capital Territory of Delhi is set to get a new leader, with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) head Arvind Kejriwal to become its next chief minister …

Oat cookies | Good Food Channel

Ingredients<p>175 g self-raising flour<br>• 75 g porridge oats<br>• 175 g granulated sugar<br>• 1 tsp bicarbonate of soda<br>• 1 tsp baking powder<br>• 175 g butter<br>• 2 tbsp golden syrup<p>…

How withdrawal of NATO from Afghanistan will Affect India

International affairs are very important in SSB as it affect India and its security. <b>Withdrawal of NATO forces from Afghanistan</b> in 2014 is one of the …

Ten Places to Find and Create Data Visualizations

Following yesterday's post about ChartsBin I received a request from a reader for suggestions for other tools that students can use to create data …

Creative thinking: new ideas in education

Does creativity come from within or is it a skill which can be developed? Creative education is currently considered very effective. In this edition of Learning World we look at some examples..<p><b>Denmark: the building blocks of education</b><p>The International School of Billund in Denmark is only three …

Senior commanders from India and Pak meet for first time since Kargil War

<b>Wagah-Attari Border:</b> For the first time since the Kargil War, a senior military commander from India crossed over to the Pakistani side of the Wagah …

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Despair on the frontline of Britain's homelessness crisis

Advisers at Shelter's national helpline are doing everything they can to make the call-centre office feel like a cheerful environment. Tinsel with Christmas baubles has been hung from the ceiling, tiny silver Christmas trees and felt reindeer have been stuck on the tops of computer screens, …

China to ease one-child policy early next year

Changes to China's strict one-child policy, which will allow more parents to have a second child, will begin to roll out early next year, state media …

Her Imagines a World Where We Love Our Computers — Literally

About an hour into watching Spike Jonze's latest film <i>Her</i>, I began thinking about another movie: Ted Demme's <i>Beautiful Girls</i>. In an otherwise a …

Education review 2013: Michael Gove continued to promote 'traditional' schools

2013 was the year when the education minister was compelled to resign. Unfortunately – from the viewpoint of many teachers in England – it was the Welsh education minister, Leighton Andrews, who left office after he carried a banner in support of a primary school in his constituency that faced …

The Myth of Learning Styles Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on December 19, 2013<p>Advocates of the <i>learning style theory</i> argue that instructors can achieve much better results when they take their <i>student’s</i> …

13 Incredible Tech Inventions You Won't Believe You Missed In 2013

The tech world gave us plenty talk about in 2013. We can build smarter robots. We can 3D-print pretty much anything. Tablet wars are still going strong, Snapchat is still a thing, and now we can binge-watch our favorite TV shows in more ways than ever before.<p>Yes, 2013 brought us many amazing …

Pillars of Digital Leadership Series: Student Engagement and Learning

<i>This post is the fifth</i> <i>in a series that will outline the foundational elements of my new book, Digital Leadership: Changing Paradigms for Changing</i> …

Education Technology News and Resources

Learn What’s<br>Happening in Edtech<p>The best resource on educational technology in K-12 and Higher Ed<p>EdSurge provides independent news and resources to …

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Do other countries teach better?

Sent to the New York Times, Dec. 19, 2013<br>The Times asks "Why Other Countries Teach Better?" (Dec. 18). But there is no clear evidence that they …

2014 - The Year of the Overachiever - e-Learning Feeds

The Best Education Posts of 2013

• Show and tell<br>• Tap into prior knowledge<br>• Give time to talk<br>• Pre-teach vocabulary<br>• Use visual aids<br>• Pause, ask questions, pause, review<p>Each scaffolding strategy …