Rote Learning

Rote Learning: Retaining Information Without Deepening Its Meaning

 

  Do you remember when you learned to multiply? You repeat the same multiplication tables over and over. This is a technique called rote learning. […]

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blended learning

Blended Learning: Why It’s Taking The Lead In Education

 

  We have all used different methods of ‘blended learning’ models when being educated in our classrooms and trained in the workplace. Whether we realized […]

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Associative Learning

Associative Learning: Learning from association or relating several things

 

  How do punishments and rewards affect us? Have you ever wondered how we learn that something is dangerous or beneficial to us? What is […]

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Mirror neurons

Mirror neurons: The most powerful learning tool

 

  Mirror neurons. Imitation has always been a powerful learning tool. The human brain is enabled with different mechanisms that allow us to imitate actions. […]

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teacher burnout

Teacher burnout: What is it and what consequences does it have on students?

 

  Stress and unmotivated teachers are becoming a common issue among faculty. Low self-esteem, work overload, emotional exhaustion and difficulties in dealing with disruptive, uninterested, rebellious […]

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Technology in the classroom

Technology in the Classroom: What Do Teachers Think?

 

  Society is becoming ever more digital and connected. Almost every person interacts with some form of technology throughout the day. Young children are now […]

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Endless Possibilities: How Technology Affects Your Brain

 

  In the current times, technology affects your brain in powerful ways that shape who you are as a person. This is especially the case […]

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College-educated people recover better from a brain injury

College-educated people recover better from a brain injury

 

  College-educated people recover better from a brain injury College education is often seen as an investment that will pay back for a lifetime, as […]

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Keeping the brain fit for the start of the new school year.

Keeping the brain fit for the start of the new school year

 

  Keeping the brain fit for the start of the new school year. Studies have shown that cognitive factors and the level of cognitive skills […]

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