22 Jan 2020

Technology and education have intersected in a way that demands we re-examine how we educate ourselves. There are new ways of receiving and consuming information. People now receive their instruction and data online and can even sit in a remote location and enjoy classes from a place totally unrelated to their studies in a virtual classroom environment. With education taking on a new ide...

22 Jan 2020

Because technology is changing the world around us quickly, so many people are worried that technology will replace human intelligence. Many educators fear that in the near future there will no longer be any students to teach because technology will take over many of the tasks and abilities that we have been teaching to our students for decades. Learning never vanishes. It is just going ...

21 Jan 2020

Teamwork is key competencies students need to build in order to thrive in the future. The learning sciences and various branches of educational research on well-vetted approaches that support the kinds of relationships and learning opportunities are needed to promote well-being, healthy development and transferable learning for children. Additionally, there is research on strategies that...

21 Jan 2020

Technology distracts students, right? Keeps them from focusing? One solution is to ban phones and computers from the classroom. Another solution is to harness their tech-savvy and engage students with online tools that will help them complete assignments while still engaging them electronically. Whether they’re working on a research essay, a presentation, a science project, or a math re...

20 Jan 2020

The term 'education for the 21st Century' acknowledges that we are living through a period of rapid change in an increasingly globalized environment to which educational systems need to adapt, not just through a one-off reform, but ongoing. Innovation and technological advances are constantly changing the ways we communicate, work and live together and education systems that reflect this...

20 Jan 2020

Students who do well in school don’t wait until they’re in the mood to study before they get down to work. Neither do they wait until they feel motivated before they start preparing for an exam. Instead, successful students rely on systems to ensure that they get the work done, even when they don’t feel like it. Work out where you’re falling short You need to work out which areas need ...

17 Jan 2020

Improving education is a huge issue for our society. Test scores, our perceived performance against different nations, and different elements have pushed education to the bleeding edge of national legislative issues, directly behind healthcare reform. Technology can be utilized to improve teaching and learning and help our students be successful. Technology has improved the design of boo...

17 Jan 2020

The skills required for effective teaching involve more than mere academic expertise. You have to be able to interact and help people understand a new way of looking at the world. While there are many different ways to teach effectively, there are several common qualities of good instructors. They should be trained, clear and reasonable standards, have a positive attitude, cooperate with...

16 Jan 2020

Online learning has become popular in education among working professionals and graduates. E-learning not only supports the online learning process but also produces a large amount of data that can be further analyzed to prepare and customize a curriculum for students through technology. Online learner groups see an enormous benefit in the self-sufficiency and versatility provided by the...

16 Jan 2020

In this world today the majority of high school going learners own cellphones. A growing number of learners from rural and urban areas go to school possessing a cellphone for various reasons. While a cellphone can be very useful (e.g. for learning purposes, emergency situations and keeping in contact with parents and friends), they can also have a negative impact on the teaching and lear...