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‘If we could learn to not be fooled’: Educational psychology professor wins grant to fight misinformation

‘If we could learn to not be fooled’: Educational psychology professor wins grant to fight misinformation





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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on July 23, 2022 at 10:11am

6 Reasons Why Art Education is Crucial for Your Kid’s Growth





6 Reasons Why Art Education is Crucial for Your Kid’s Growth

Kiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA) based in Delhi/NCR has some amazing…

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on June 8, 2022 at 10:00am

Graphic Organizers Help Multilingual Learners

Graphic Organizers Help Multilingual Learners

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on May 1, 2022 at 10:18am

10 Benefits of Art Education

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on April 1, 2022 at 9:10am

 

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Encouraging positive pupil behaviour through visual learning

July 27, 2022Encouraging positive pupil behaviour through visual learningSue White, former teacher, special needs advisor and senior educational specialist at Widgit, shares three effective visual learning techniques to help create a positive learning environment in schoolExcellent vocabulary and language skills are at the heart of a well-rounded education. An aptitude for communication is a desirable skill for all pupils – and one that schools…See More
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‘If we could learn to not be fooled’: Educational psychology professor wins grant to fight misinformation

‘If we could learn to not be fooled’: Educational psychology professor wins grant to fight misinformationJuly 22, 2022…See More
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6 Reasons Why Art Education is Crucial for Your Kid’s Growth

6 Reasons Why Art Education is Crucial for Your Kid’s GrowthKiran Nadar Museum of Art (KNMA) based in Delhi/NCR has some amazing summer programmes on art appreciation and development that you ought to check out.This article has been sponsored by Kiran Nadar Museum of Art‘Art is as natural as sunshine and as vital as nourishment,’ is what Maryann F Kohl, an educationalist and…See More
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Graphic Organizers Help Multilingual Learners

Graphic Organizers Help Multilingual LearnersHome/News/2021-22 News/Graphic Organizers Help Multilingual LearnersVisual teaching tool helps Marumsco Hills Elementary School students become stronger writersPosted on 04/28/2022Learning to read and write a new language can be a challenge at any age, but with the use of graphic organizers, Darianella Baret an ESOL…See More
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4 Benefits and Advantages of Visual Learning for All Students

Many educators have argued that visual learning is better for students of all ages and abilities.However, what does this mean in practice?1. Retention of InformationThe traditional learning model relies on hearing lectures and reading books to absorb information. Because of loads of content and their complexities, the information goes to the brain’s short-term memory. The constant switching between listening and reading makes it even more difficult to retain information as it overloads the…See More
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Visual literacy minor inspires creativity and artistic exploration

Visual literacy minor inspires creativity and artistic explorationHarper HamiltonThere is a commonly mistaken belief that art is not for everyone. There are the right-brain people — artistic and creative. Then there are the left-brain people — logical and rational. Professor Matt McCormick disproved this belief with the introduction of the visual literacy minor at Gonzaga four years ago, when he was hired…See More
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Top tips to improve the teaching of mathematics in universities

Top tips to improve the teaching of mathematics in universitiesLayal Hakim shares advice for improving higher education mathematics teaching, from preparation to delivery stylesLayal HakimUniversity of ExeterCreated in partnership withUniversity of Exeter“There should be no such thing as boring mathematics” - Edsger W Dijkstra.Teaching mathematics can be challenging since almost all new concepts…See More
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Teachers are leaving and few people want to join the field. Experts are sounding the alarm

Teachers are leaving and few people want to join the field. Experts are sounding the alarmBy Christina Maxouris and Christina Zdanowicz, CNNUpdated 7:56 AM ET, Sat February 5, 2022(CNN)Lauren Reynolds started crying when she found out her university was shuttering the early childhood and elementary education program she was in. One of the last three students in the program, she will graduate in spring.Oklahoma City…See More
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Could arts and crafts improve your child’s memory?

Could arts and crafts improve your child’s memory?Studies have shown that arts and crafts are not only good for your child’s social/emotional development but cognitive development as well.January 29, 2022 Are you looking for ways to enhance your child’s memory and visual learning? According to research, arts and crafts provide your child with a unique, fun opportunity to learn and improve their memory.Who would have thought that enjoying a crafty hobby or taking art classes could protect your…See More
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From Prints to NFTs: The Photograph’s Journey Through the Digital Age

From Prints to NFTs: The Photograph’s Journey Through the Digital AgeDEC 11, 2021RAPHAEL VIEIRAhttps://petapixel.com/assets/uploads/2021/12/prints-to-nfts-by-Raphael-Vieira-231x320.jpg 231w, https://petapixel.com/assets/uploads/2021/12/prints-to-nfts-by-Raphael-Vieira.jpg 750w" sizes="(max-width: 577px) 100vw, 577px" />I grew up in a world where photographs were produced and consumed in printed…See More
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Five ways smart displays can transform classroom teaching

December 7, 2021Five ways smart displays can transform classroom teachingAs the old saying goes – don’t change something that’s not broken. So why, then, should classrooms and lecture halls ditch the blackboard or whiteboard – a proven entity that’s been used to help teach generations of learners – for a smart display like the Elmo Board and Visualizer? The answer is simple: because it can help enhance the educational experience.StaffFar from…See More
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Students learn through a different lens in new early-childhood math curriculum

Kat Jeanne | Enid News & Eagle11 hrs agohttps://bloximages.chicago2.vip.townnews.com/enidnews.com/content/tncms/assets/v3/editorial/b/a3/ba32b2ae-2229-11ec-bdc0-4f671f1bd1a9/6156187b70934.image.jpg?resize=200%2C137 200w,…See More
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The filmmaker Quentin Tarantino described as a "friendly competitor"

The filmmaker Quentin Tarantino described as a "friendly competitor"Quentin Tarantino has had a definitive impact on the landscape of contemporary cinema, known for making masterpieces like Reservoir Dogs and Pulp…See More
Sep 17, 2021
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Picture power

Picture powerPublished September 13, 2021 by Charlotte Hacking Learning and Programmes Director, CLPEShareFar too many times, I’ve been in a bookshop or a school and heard adults persuade a child away from a picture book and encouraged them to read ‘something more appropriate’. There’s a huge notion in this country that picture books are for younger children and a step into ‘proper reading’.This comes from the very top.…See More
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