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Screen time can change visual perception -- and that's not necessarily bad

Date:

September 30, 2020
Source:
Binghamton University
Summary:
The coronavirus pandemic has shifted many of our interactions online, with Zoom video calls replacing in-person classes, work meetings, conferences and other events. Will all that screen time damage our vision? Maybe not. It turns out…
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Added by Timothy Gangwer on October 1, 2020 at 10:40am — No Comments

Understanding why some children enjoy TV more than others

Understanding why some children enjoy TV more than others

Date:
August 5, 2020
Source:
University of East Anglia
Summary:
New research shows that children's own temperament could be driving the amount of TV they watch. The research shows how the brain responses of 10-month-old babies watching a clip from Disney's Fantasia on…
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Added by Timothy Gangwer on August 6, 2020 at 9:31am — No Comments

Study helps to settle debate on roles of REM and non-REM sleep in visual learning

Study helps to settle debate on roles of REM and non-REM sleep in visual learning

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on July 20, 2020 at 1:40pm — No Comments

Visualize This! Using Storyboards in Your Learning Project

Creative Designer Works on a Storyboard, Looks at His Sketches and Concepts, Choosing the Best Drawings for His Project
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Visualize This! Using Storyboards in Your Learning Project…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on July 10, 2020 at 10:38am — No Comments

Creativity embraces innovation

Creativity embraces innovation

As it is well said: “Creativity is the currency of 21st Century”. The 21st Century demand requires students to live and work in rapidly changing technological society. Creativity is the skill to see new prospects, to produce unique ideas, to flexibly acclimate to changing situations, and to apply one’s imagination to solve intricate problems. Creativity processes and people always join together and come up…
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Added by Timothy Gangwer on May 29, 2020 at 9:20am — No Comments

Creativity embraces innovation

Creativity embraces innovation

As it is well said: “Creativity is the currency of 21st Century”. The 21st Century demand requires students to live and work in rapidly changing technological society. Creativity is the skill to see new prospects, to produce unique ideas, to flexibly acclimate to changing situations, and to apply one’s imagination to solve intricate problems. Creativity processes and people always join together and come up…
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Added by Timothy Gangwer on May 29, 2020 at 9:11am — No Comments

Arts Integration in School

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Arts Integration in School

Many schools are overlooking the arts in education, to the detriment of children, discover why arts integration in school is so important...…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on May 2, 2020 at 9:09am — No Comments

Down Syndrome Awareness Week: 14 tips for inclusion

Down Syndrome Awareness Week: 14 tips for inclusion

The director of education at Portsmouth Down Syndrome Association offers advice to make schools as welcoming as possible to those with the condition

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on March 17, 2020 at 3:13pm — No Comments

Visualizing the emotional power of music




Visualizing the emotional power of music…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on January 8, 2020 at 11:08am — No Comments

Embodied Visual Learning Robots anticipating the unseen and unheard

Embodied Visual Learning

Robots anticipating the unseen and unheard

The consensus is there is a pressing need to improve machines’ capability to anticipate the unseen if we want artificial minds to take advantage of the opportunity of learning from the different perspectives of autonomous machines such as robots, autonomous drones, self-driving cars, and personal air vehicles (PAVs). To operate at their full potential,…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on December 17, 2019 at 9:25am — No Comments

SEEN Magazine Articles

https://issuu.com/kci-mediagroup.com/docs/seen_21.2_flipbook?e=35058298/73046752&fr=sYjBlNjE3NzQ4OQ

Article #1: p. 18 - "Twice Exceptional: Gifted Chaos - The Intersection of Giftedness and Learning Disabilities" - Timothy Gangwer, M.A.

Article #2: p. 26 - "Gifted English Language Learners" - Timothy Gangwer, M.A.…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on October 10, 2019 at 10:18am — No Comments

In or near Austin, TX? Hope to see you there!

Added by Timothy Gangwer on September 23, 2019 at 4:51pm — No Comments

Have Digital Cameras Changed Photography?



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Added by Timothy Gangwer on September 19, 2019 at 4:11pm — No Comments

Bullying Resources

Bullying Resources

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on August 8, 2019 at 9:46am — No Comments

How picture books introduce kids to politics

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from research organizations

How picture books introduce kids to politics

Analysis details how messages of democracy, leaders, issues presented to young readers

Date: July 29,…
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Added by Timothy Gangwer on July 30, 2019 at 10:59am — No Comments

Art education holds some lessons on the way we teach

Art education holds some lessons on the way we teach

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on July 20, 2019 at 10:11am — No Comments

Neuroplasticity: Why is the visual cortex involved in language processing in blind individuals?

Neuroplasticity: Why is the visual cortex involved in language processing in blind individuals?

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on July 9, 2019 at 1:42pm — No Comments

Harnessing the Incredible Learning Potential of the Adolescent Brain

Harnessing the Incredible Learning Potential of the Adolescent Brain…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on June 24, 2019 at 3:22pm — No Comments

Brain stimulation enhances visual learning speed and efficiency

NEWS RELEASE 27-MAY-2019

Brain stimulation enhances visual learning speed and efficiency

May aid in faster vision recovery after stroke

UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on May 28, 2019 at 1:36pm — No Comments

How Screen Time Creates Kid ‘Dopamine Addicts’ With Bad Habits

How Screen Time Creates Kid ‘Dopamine Addicts’ With Bad Habits

Research shows that children's brains…

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Added by Timothy Gangwer on May 6, 2019 at 10:38am — No Comments

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