Learning

The PADI Digital Underwater Photographer Course

There’s nothing quite like getting to relive your scuba diving adventures, sharing fantastic photos and video with friends and family members from …

Scuba Diving

Roger Federer beats Karen Khachanov to reach his 11th Halle Open final

The Swiss ace won a thrilling encounter in straight sets 6-4, 7-6(5) in an hour and 25 minutes on Saturday.<p>Roger Federer reached his 11th final at …

MBA

Nelson College for Girls learn languages through virtual reality

What if you could practice foreign languages in school while talking to real people, in a real situation?

Language Learning

Best Spoken English Classes in Salem | Spoken English Course Institute in Salem

India is a diverse nation. It is a home of people from different cultures and background; often people from different states find it difficult to …

Language Learning

AASL announces 2017 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning

CHICAGO – The American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announced its 2017 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning at the American Library …

Education

There's an essential skill not being taught enough in classrooms today

JUNE 23, 2017 ROCHESTER, N.H. —There's an essential skill not being taught enough in classrooms today, say a growing number of American educators. That skill is thinking.<p>“Most teachers never really ask students to think very deeply…. Most of what is assigned and tested are things we ask students to …

Education

A Vision For The Future of Education — and Its Immersive, A.I. Driven Destiny

<i>How Immersive Media and Artificial Intelligence can Change Education Forever</i><p>Education is an odd bird: we all know it could be better, while at the …

Personalized Learning

You've never heard of these 5 classes — but their areas of study will boost your pay in the future

If you want the excitement of working in a growing industry, like renewable energy or artificial intelligence, you could try to strike out on your …

Personal Finance

15+ Online Art Classes to Take Your Creativity to New Heights This Week

Learning a new skill is easier than you think. While sitting in a classroom might seem like the only option, online classes are now more popular than ever. Art, photography, and design courses are all at your fingertips with sites like Craftsy and CreativeLive. Plus, they're taught by people at the …

Creative

This App is Saving Rare Languages from Going Extinct in the Wild

A language goes extinct every 14 days. Globalization hasn’t been kind to local cultures or their mediums of expression, but endangered languages may …

Language Learning

The long struggle for the right to speak the Welsh and Irish languages

Dr Ann Elisabeth Pierce Jones and Rev Tony Coslett on the Welsh language revival and Seán Starrs makes a plea for an Irish language act<p>The establishment of Welsh-medium education is a longstanding campaign driven by parental pressure (Welsh-only teaching – a political tool that harms children?, 20 …

Language Learning

Adelaide schools finding success with bilingual classes

They say immersion is the best way to learn a new language and that is the approach at two Adelaide public schools, where some students are taking at …

Language Learning

Microsoft Whiteboard app leaks -- download Windows 10's newest inking tool

Last month Microsoft gave us a glimpse of its upcoming Whiteboard app -- now the app has leaked online. This means that we have the opportunity to …

Interactive Whiteboard

Should I tell prospective employers that I want to change career?

I am volunteering with a view to retraining via a postgraduate programme, but I also need to work<p><b>Twice a week we publish problems that will feature in a forthcoming</b> <b>Dear Jeremy</b> <b>advice column in the Saturday Guardian so that readers can offer their own advice and suggestions. We then print the best of</b> …

Distance Learning

Google Classroom Could Bridge a Gap in Online Learning

Google Classroom Could Bridge a Gap in Online Learning<p>With its emphasis on simplicity and collaboration, Google Classroom could be a conduit for …

eLearning

Which Universities Are Offering Blockchain Courses?

Blockchain, the technology that powers cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, is gradually gaining mainstream attention as more prominent US universities …

Bitcoin

Introducing the ASCD Activate Professional Learning Network

For nearly 75 years, ASCD has been dedicated to helping educators expand and enhance their repertoire in learning, teaching, and leading.At every …

Pedagogy

Relaunching E-Learn: A magazine and online platform designed for and by the teaching and learning community

Laureano Díaz <br>Posted: Jun 23, 2017.<p>In previous posts, we’ve discussed how Blackboard has adopted an open philosophy that brings together communities …

Education

Creators Have Made YouTube into a 21st Century Lecture Hall

One takeaway from VidCon 2017: YouTube is more than a platform to enjoy mindless cat videos for hours on end — it’s also utilized as a powerful …

Hollywood

Machine learning platforms comparison: Amazon, Azure, Google, IBM

Data scientists who want to build machine learning models and put them into production have no shortage of available tools, but choosing the right …

Machine Learning

How To Learn In 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>If you’re not clear on what you’re …

Motivation

Science shows how high school popularity can affect the rest of your life

Most people can usually remember who the “popular kids” were in their high school. We can picture their faces clearly and recall random stories about …

Psychology

This Learning Disability Week We Must Shine A Spotlight On UK Employment Inequality

Learning Disability Week has shone a spotlight on the need to help people with learning disabilities into employment. There are over one million people living with learning disabilities in the UK today (approximately 2% of the population) and yet Government figures show that less than 5.8% are in …

Disability

Why you should study abroad

Great things never come from your comfort zone. And moving to a new country is a good way to step out of this zone and challenge yourself. Travelling …

Language Learning

Governing Quality Of Online Content Through Threshold Standards: Facilitating A Consistent Learning Experience

A presentation outlining different approaches to ensuring quality of technology enhanced learning and teaching in higher education. Please cite: Sankey. M. (2017). Governing Quality Of Online Content Through Threshold Standards: Facilitating A Consistent Learning Experience. Online e-Learning …

eLearning

Herbie Hancock to Teach His First Online Course on Jazz

MasterClass is on fire these days. In recent months, the new online course provider has announced the development of online courses taught by leading …

Jazz

Video Of Sneaky Cat Great For ELLs

Showing fun videos to English Language Learners and having them write and describe what they see is always a winning language-development …

Language Learning

Gaming in the Classroom as a Learning Tool, Not a Distraction

Not so long ago, video gaming in the classroom was limited to educational computer games that taught skills like multiplication or parts of speech. A …

Gaming

Learn the Basics of Music Theory With This Interactive Tutorial

As a fan of music, I’d love to learn how to make a song. Devoting time to learning music theory, however, isn’t exactly on my list of priorities. …

Lifestyle

Here's What A Worker-First Policy Might Look Like For The Trump Admin -- Think Apprenticeships

With his proposal to expand apprenticeships last week, President Trump has put forward the first worker-centric policy of his administration. Carried into the White House on a wave of working class unrest in America’s heartland, the President has until now walked back his populist campaign rhetoric …

21st Century Skills