Are Learning Apps Helping or Hurting Education
Using education apps in schools is a double-edged sword. There are many advantages but multiple shortcomings as well. The one undeniable truth is that education technology is not going away. Schools must learn to integrate the use of education apps …
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Education Corner© Online Education, Colleges & K12
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Technology in Education: The Complete Guide
(9 days ago) These apps can fulfill multiple roles, including providing demographic data or specific bits of history on certain topics. However, it’s important for teachers to clear the software they’re going to use with their administrators prior to having it installed on students’ phones.
Using Cell Phones as Learning Tools (Complete Guide)
(3 days ago) Apps for Teachers. If students have cell phones, teachers can also use different apps to help deliver instruction and lessons to students. As documented at the Technology, Entertainment, and Design blog, there are plenty of apps that can be used for instructional delivery. These apps target different subjects and can help engage students more
Guide on Game Based Learning
(2 days ago) Edutopia listed a few apps that can be integrated into the classroom to help students learn math more effectively, for example. However, some of these apps cost money, and teachers are already constrained by limited school budgets. So, it’s best to focus on those apps …
Discover Your Learning Style: The Definitive Guide
(2 days ago) For example, here is a list of apps for elementary math that appeals to all four learning styles. Games that include pictures and sound help visual and auditory learners. Reading explanations and lessons on the apps helps reading/writing learners. Physically manipulating and touching a device helps kinesthetic learners.
Study and Learning Skills and Strategies for Online Classes
(6 days ago) Fortunately, there are even apps that can help you limit your break time and get back to your work without too much of a delay. Don’t Ignore Nutrition. One of the most overlooked aspects of staying motivated is the importance of nutrition. It’s easy, particularly when a schedule is hectic and overstuffed, to pay attention to nutrition.
Home Schooling Programs, Curriculum, and Resources
(5 days ago) Home Schooling. Homeschooling (also referred to as home based learning), is an educational process where parents or tutors teach children at home, instead of having them formally educated in a public or provided school setting.Homeschooling was very common years ago before the implementation of mandatory school attendance legislation.
16 Study Motivation Tips, Tricks, and Hacks
(8 days ago) All of them work pretty similarly: they block whatever websites or apps you want them to block, for however long you want them blocked. This can work really well if you sound like the person described at the beginning of this article. Take a minute to think what websites or apps tend to suck up most of your time, and block them while you study.
Using Augmented Reality in the Classroom (In-Depth Guide)
(4 days ago) These apps are just some examples of how educators can put augmented reality to use in a variety of topics. Augmented reality is a powerful tool because of its flexibility. It can be targeted not only at different age groups but at different education fields as well.
The Importance of Digital Literacy in K-12
(9 days ago) Introducing digital tools, apps and internet platforms to your students, helps close the digital divide that hinders achievement. Digital Literacy Goes Beyond Reading and Writing. Advances in technology provide digital resources for education curriculums, which significantly contribute to digital literacy learning.
Gamification in Education: The Definitive Guide
(5 days ago) Gamification was also introduced in apps like FourSquare, which gave virtual rewards for eating out at restaurants instead of staying at home. So, researchers began to explore whether gamification could be used in different ways to keep people’s attention and interest.
Use of Social Media in Education and to Support Instruction
(9 days ago) Away from school, they engage with one another using mobile apps and sometimes desktop software. This is exemplified by social media software, which has become increasingly popular among teens. However, the social media landscape has increasingly grown and fragmented over the past decade. While once Facebook dominated the social media scene
Strategies for Improving Early Childhood Literacy
(2 days ago) Run your finger under each word. Running your finger under each word as you read starts developing literacy skills for small children in ways you might not even imagine. Reading and writing left to right, and top to bottom, doesn't come naturally to all young children. Running your finger under each word as you read helps children develop a
Simple Strategies for Improving Your Test Performance
(4 days ago) Employ Proven Test Taking Strategies. Once you've prepared adequately, and done all that you can do prior to test day, the last thing you'll want to do in order to improve your test performance is to employ the following test taking strategies. Arrive early. Practice relaxation. Budget your time.
Southern Methodist University Degrees, Online Programs
(3 days ago) SMU offers a selection of online courses and certificates in a variety of subjects areas. Areas of study include marketing, hacking, creating apps, web development, project management, technology, business and exam preparation. Currently, Southern Methodist University does not offer online degrees that can be completed entirely online.
Study Skills: Learn How To Study Geography
(5 days ago) Physical geography is the study of the earth's physical characteristics and processes, including climate and weather systems, rock formations, oceans and the shifting of tectonic plates. Human geography, on the other hand, studies human societies – how they're formed, how they operate, and the struggles they face to thrive and survive.
Improving Your Memory for Information
(8 days ago) Visualization to improve memory. It's easier to remember a picture rather than details from a book or a lecture. Visualization is one strategy that can be used to remember information that's been read in a textbook or spoken during a lecture. This strategy is especially useful when studying abstract or confusing subjects.
Study Skills Guide: Note Taking Strategies, Techniques and
(8 days ago) Take, for instance, the outline method. The outline method reduces the time that students need to devote to writing out notes by simplifying notes into single sentences divided into subheadings. The top heading includes the main topic, the second heading is the sub topic, and the third heading includes a supporting fact.
Nursing School Rankings 2021: Top 100 Nursing Schools in
(Just Now) Top 100 - Nursing Schools in the US. The Top 100 nursing schools for 2021 rankings below represent those nursing schools in the US that have consistently demonstrated a superior level of dedication to excellence in nursing education.
Study Skills Guide: Study Tips, Strategies & Lessons
(9 days ago) The following are general study skills guides, tutorials and articles for students, parents and teachers that offer proven tips and strategies for improving study skills habits, effectiveness and learning ability. Topics covered include time management, learning style, note taking, reading, math, vocabulary, writing, and listening, among others.
Study Skills: Learn How To Study Chemistry
(5 days ago) A key to learning and studying chemistry is practice. Completing practice problems, solving equations, working formulas, etc. should be a core feature of your daily study routine. That's right, daily study routine. You should spend a little time each day (1 hour) studying chemistry if you want to learn it and stay at the top of your game.
Test Taking Strategies for Nursing Students
(7 days ago) There are several steps, exercises and strategies to identifying correct answers on nursing tests. These include: Answer the question in your head before looking at the answer options. Read all the answer choices before selecting an answer. While several answer options may be feasible, there is only one best answer.
Bullying Epidemic: Facts, Statistics and Prevention
(7 days ago) Bullying Epidemic: Facts, Statistics and Prevention. by Becton Loveless. Bullying is an epidemic. It is rampant, widespread, pervasive and the effects can be catastrophic. It occurs in our communities, in our schools – and sadly – even in our homes. Bullying statistics are staggering, scary and merit serious consideration and immediate action.