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Infographic: The Scientifically Proven Best Time For Creative Thinking, Writing

<b>If you often</b> find yourself mulling over random thoughts while you are showering or driving, fret not, for it may actually help you to boost your …

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OneNote in Education - Interactive Guides

With Microsoft OneNote, teachers can create notebooks that help them stay organized, deliver curriculum, and collaborate with students and colleagues.

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​Google leaves most Android users exposed to hackers

People with Android smartphones and tablets running older versions of the mobile operating system -- around 60 percent of all Android users -- are going to have to live with a security flaw Google has decided not to fix.<p>A known security bug in the default, unbranded Web browser for Android 4.3 …

How to be a learning mythbuster

“Wait, we can’t design the training that way, because Zeus will rain down fire as punishment!”You might not hear that particular myth, but I’ll bet …

What Students Really Need to Hear

An interesting read!affective livingIt’s 4 a.m. I’ve struggled for the last hour to go to sleep. But, I can’t. Yet again, I am tossing and turning, …

Google Expands Map Resources for Educators and Students

Learning Resources | News<p>Google is opening up its Google Maps Gallery service with an expanded array of historical and contemporary maps, as well as …

The Ideal Length of Everything Online, Backed by Research

<b>UPDATE: See a newer, updated version of this post with a brand-new infographic.</b><p>Every so often when I’m tweeting or emailing, I’ll think: Should I …

How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies

In an interview, he highlighted three take-home messages from his book:<p><i>Forgetting isn't always bad.</i> Most of the time, it’s natural and essential to …

Smartphones and the Uncertain Future of 'Spatial Thinking'

Navigation apps are transforming the way we experience urban environments, for better and for worse.<p>Like most New Yorkers, I spend an inordinate amount of time in transit. I have an unlimited Metrocard and a Citi Bike key, two bicycles and a motorcycle, and a dozen pairs of shoes. Proper wayfinding …

Quiz Yourself: How Good Are You at Teaching the Art of Learning?

<i>ANSWER: B. There’s a large body of research showing that changing "context" while you’re learning -- and this includes location, time of day, mood,</i> …

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Educators are also teaching learning strategies, helping students find out the best ways to not just learn content, but <i>how</i> to learn. Ideas like …

3 Design Theories and 20 Principles for eLearning Designers Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

<b>C.R.A.P. for Effective Visual Design</b> <br>The 4 basic principles present in every eLearning design can be abbreviated to CRAP.<p><b>Contrast</b> <br>Any two items that …

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The Importance of Change Management in Facilitating Instructional Technology Adoption | Emerging Education Technologies

While Technology Continues to Evolve, the “Concerns Based Adoption Model” Remains as Relevant Today as it was in 1987<p>I recently read a great article …

10 Tips To Use Google Classroom Effectively Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on August 28, 2014<p><b>Google Classroom</b> was designed hand-in-hand with Google Apps for Education teachers to help them save time, keep classes …

10 Ways to Use Google Classroom

Mark Barnes is the Founder of Times 10 Publications, which produces the popular Hack Learning Series -- books and other series that provide right-now …

An ultra-low-cost college degree

At the online University of the People, anyone with a high school diploma can take classes toward a degree in business administration or computer …

Case Study: Visual Stories for Learning

Illustration by Robert Schoolcraft<p>Over the years of my career, I’ve found that stories are the best solution to many learning design challenges. …

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Cognitive Load TheoryMaking Learning More Effective

© iStockphoto<br>rweisswald<p>Have you ever been on a course where the trainer went through his material so quickly that you barely learned a thing? Or …

How to Look Like a Pro on a Webcam Interview

As I get ready to transition into webcam interviews this coming year, I’ll be sure to keep these awesome lighting tips in mind. Thanks to our friends …

3D Printed Cars Will Look Weird, Cost Less, Offer Crazy MPG

The days of the iconic car assembly line seems to be numbered. 3D printing technology will one day scale up for mass production of full-size …

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A Simple Notebook System for Classroom Management

Image Credit: ©Shutterstock.com/Julia Tim<p>When I taught middle school, I tried lots of different methods for classroom management, but I found that …

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PirateBox<p><b>PirateBox</b> is a <b>DIY anonymous offline file-sharing and communications system</b> built with free software and inexpensive off-the-shelf</b> …

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The Startup That's Bringing Coding to the World's Classrooms

This fall, the entire British school system will embrace computer science.<p>The UK is the first G8 country to include computer science education in its …