05 Sep 2018

Using a computer is not generally thought of as being one of the most hazardous activities to engage in. Yet health and safety risks do exist for both adults and children. The newer the technology, the more challenging regulating it becomes. Tech companies are collecting new types of data, such as voice data from always-on voice technologies like smartphone virtual assistants and smart ...

05 Sep 2018

It is important that education be involved in learning and improving life skills that a person will carry with them after school in order to be a well-rounded and a successful person. Life skills such as persistence, conscientiousness, and control are important in early life because life confronts us with many moments where we realize we are lacking some vital skills, things everyone sho...

04 Sep 2018

How educators and students process and respond to emotions influences children’s education in ways that affect their social, emotional, and cognitive development. A recent metaanalysis of research on programs focused on social and emotional learning (SEL) shows that a systematic process for promoting students’ social and emotional development is the common element among schools that repo...

04 Sep 2018

Professionalism is a broad concept that is described in many different ways and it is often easier to discuss what professionalism is not, rather than what it is because it is defined by the way it is demonstrated in practice, by its structural characteristics, by the beliefs held by those in the profession, or in a values-based manner. Every organization understands that a learning cul...

03 Sep 2018

More and more professionals report using mobile phones to learn and support their work performance, indicating that mobile learning may soon be the primary way learner’s access eLearning. By late 2015, 30 percent of smartphone users had used a phone to take a class or access educational content (Smith) and the trend shows no sign of slowing: Manufacturers shipped seven times as many mobi...

03 Sep 2018

Speaking in front of people is an essential skill. Yes, that’s right a skill! It isn’t a superpower or some innate ability, a student's presentation in the classroom becomes an important element in delivering positive learning experiences. Almost everyone agrees that student presentations benefit the presenter in significant ways, students learn how to speak in front of a group - a broa...

01 Sep 2018

Do you have an idea of some of the sources from which students learn? Does education take place outside of such formal settings? Can curricula be found beyond that of the normal course of study? On a honest note, students are virtually suffocated with ideas when they leave the confines of the school building. For many their education has just begun when the last bell rings each day, in ...

01 Sep 2018

Entrepreneurship is at the heart of successful business, driving forward innovation and constantly pursuing new achievements and ambitions while the technological innovation system is a concept developed within the scientific field of innovation studies which serves to explain the nature and rate of technological change. You can’t have one without the other, entrepreneurship and innovat...

31 Aug 2018

Banks have paid us interest in return for holding our money and extracting profits from it. In the process, they became the richest institutions in the world. Now companies like Google and Facebook have become the world's richest institutions -- by extracting profits from our data rather than our money. But, this time we are getting zero interest in return. Paying a high price when we u...

31 Aug 2018

Information technology includes any equipment or interconnected system or subsystem of equipment that is used in the automatic acquisition, storage, manipulation, management, movement, control, display, switching, interchange, transmission or reception of data or information. Nigeria, like most developing countries, are growing in the information technology sector and the National Inform...