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The_object_of_liberal_training.jpg from virginia.edu. Teaching-children-0630.html from mit.edu. Suppose someone showed you a novel gadget and told you, “Here’s how it works,” while demonstrating a single function, such as pushing a button.

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Experiences of ADHD-Labeled Kids Who Switch from Conventional Schooling to... Several weeks ago (see post of July 20, 2010 ) I posted a call for stories about children who have been diagnosed with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and have been homeschooled, unschooled, or "free schooled. " Top 50 Bloggers to Help You Study, Focus and Learn Better. Part of succeeding in school is knowing how to study properly.

Top 50 Bloggers to Help You Study, Focus and Learn Better

Indeed, knowing how to study and focus on your tasks is important. Understanding how to learn something, and knowing how to retain what you have learned in your memory are vital skills. You can go to school all you want, but if you don’t know how to learn, it will be more difficult. Here are 50 bloggers who can help you study and learn better: Study Tips and Skills. 10 Resources For Students Online. Now more than ever I have so many friends taking their post secondary education online and it got me thinking.

10 Resources For Students Online

I work from home so I can relate to the experience, and can see how well this sort of thing can work. I'm less distracted at home even though I'm connected to the greatest time waster of all, the Internet. I can also worry less about starting at that beautiful blonde two seats over, which is a bad thing.....right? Intelligent YouTube Channels. Below, we have gathered together some of the most intelligent video collections on YouTube.

Intelligent YouTube Channels

A great place to find culturally enriching video… General Brooklyn MuseumA fairly rich lineup of videos exploring the collections at Brooklyn’s main art museum.Canal EducatifCED is a philanthropic producer of free high-quality educational videos in the domains of arts, economics and science.Charlie RosePBS interviewer Charlie Rose presents segments of his nightly interviews.CineticCinetic brings audiences the latest, greatest and classic festival favorites from around the globe.

Universities. 50 Tips for College Students. I did the "extended tour" of college. Born to Learn. The Elements Song. Process of Socialization. Socialization Human infants are born without any culture.

Process of Socialization

They must be transformed by their parents, teachers, and others into cultural and socially adept animals. The Hacker Manifesto. By +++The Mentor+++ Written January 8, 1986 Another one got caught today, it's all over the papers.

The Hacker Manifesto

"Teenager Arrested in Computer Crime Scandal", "Hacker Arrested after Bank Tampering"... Damn kids. Award-Winning Teachers on Teaching. Below is a list of memorable lectures on teaching, organized according to topic, by teaching-award-winning Stanford faculty.

Award-Winning Teachers on Teaching

Click on the links immediately below to jump to the topic or talk that interests you. Topics: Case Method Teaching: Professor Mary Barth, Graduate School of Business April 13, 2000 Professor Keith Loague, Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences April 19 , 2001 Controversial Subject Matter in the Classroom: Professor David B. Professor Luis Fraga, Political Science November 7, 1996 Professor Joel Beinin, History January 30, 2003.

Top 6 Sites that Inspire and Educate. If you’re a professional who likes to be intellectually stimulated and you enjoy keeping up with the latest news and breaking trends, the internet provides you with an endless choice of carefully curated sites to visit.

Top 6 Sites that Inspire and Educate

Today, we bring you six of them that we believe are leaps and bounds above the rest. These sites will not only educate you on topics ranging from business and technology to art and design, they’ll motivate you to find your own, original ideas and see them through. They’re culturally relevant, they’re idea driven and most of all, they’re deeply inspirational. TED is short for three incredibly important subjects in our modern world; technology, entertainment and design.

Started in 1984, TED brings together the most brilliant minds to teach us about issues that matter. Tip: Download TED’s free iPad app to browse through 800 videos by date, popularity or keyword. 21 Brilliant Productivity Tools Every College Student Musy Use. If you ask a college student about productivity, he won't have much to say.

21 Brilliant Productivity Tools Every College Student Musy Use

Learning Handouts. Skip navigation links ugs : life and learning in sync Sanger Learning Center is UT Austin’s main resource for academic support.

Learning Handouts

Each year, we help more than 20,000 students achieve their academic potential. We are open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Come in for one-on-one or drop-in tutoringImprove your study skills with a learning specialistMeet weekly with a peer academic coachAttend free classes and workshops Learn how self-testing can better prepare you for your next exam. Websites for Educators. This collection of links, chosen and maintained by Gutman Library Research Services staff, provides links to freely available sites of interest to educators. Click on a topic to view links to related websites. Please tell us about websites we should consider adding... Adult Education and Literacy The Arts Bilingual Education / ESL Boston Area Libraries (selected) Charter Schools Children's Literature Colleges and Universities.

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