Education

Nov 15 2017

What are some websites similar to Coursera? #online #education #websites #list

#online education websites list # Is Self-directed Learning for You? Education (learning) is not a mass customer industry: its a personal industry. Therefore, authentic learning requires a significant personal investment on the part of the learner. Despite what many may think, learning is not only about access, affordability, degrees, or certificates. Education is fundamentally about learning concepts and skills that we do not acquire naturally through our normal interaction with the world. Authentic learning therefore, takes a great deal of time, personal effort, and is often very uncomfortable. Traditional brick-and-mortar institutions work best for learners who are often seeking value …

Nov 14 2017

Top Educational Websites For Children That Are Fun #top #education #website

#top education website # Popular Topics MakeUseOf Top Deals There’s something about the phrase “top educational websites for children” that makes my stomach feel ill. It may be because I imagine parents plopping their children in front of a PC and only allowing them to play games that involve solving math problems or answering science questions. The torture! However, I was from a generation where even though I was an “A” student, when I returned home I’d immediately race to the computer and fire up the game Ultima for an evening of medieval adventure. With that said, I do feel …

Nov 14 2017

Which educational sites are useful for CSE first year students? #useful #educational #websites #for #students

#useful educational websites for students # Which educational sites are useful for CSE first year students? For all the students and professionals around who wants to pursue a career as an Android Developer or Front-end Developer or NodeJS Developer or Data Scientist as it being one of the most lucrative and fast-growing career path. With emergence of smartphones android-based app makers got propelled to a whole new level. New start-ups are being launched everyday with Android and web-application being the prime technology and the driving force. edWisor.com is one such platform that which provides a complete live training of Android …

Nov 14 2017

List of Best Sites to Watch Spanish-Language TV Online (most are free to use) #list

#list of online learning sites # List of Best Sites to Watch Spanish-Language TV Online (most are free to use) Today I m going to give you a list of my favorite websites that you can use to help you learn Spanish via watching Spanish-language TV (news, shows, telenovelas, whatever), almost all of which are entirely free. I ve divided it up alphabetically by country. Here we go oh, and if any of these links are dead or you know of a site that I left off please leave a comment and let me know, I ll fix it, I …

Nov 11 2017

Online gamers are helping people pay off their student debt #student #online #games

#student online games # A new trivia game is helping students pay off their debt — and they don’t even have to play College affordability has recently become the preeminent issue in higher education, as student debt figures have hit staggering levels. Student loan debt exceeds other types of consumer debt. like car loans and credit card debt, reaching $1.19 trillion as of the first quarter of 2015. And while lawmakers and student advocates look for solutions to the problem of unsustainable debt, relief for some borrowers may come from an unlikely place: online gamers. Givling is a pay-to-play online …

Nov 9 2017

Interactive Learning Tools: How Tablets are Enriching Education #interactive #learning #education

#interactive learning education # Interactive Learning Tools: How Tablets are Enriching Education Tablets are playing a pivotal role in placing future education experiences in the hands of teachers and students, giving them access to highly engaging and interactive learning materials. Portability, versatility and increasing computer performance of tablets are bringing completely new experiences, changing how we enjoy entertainment, shop, gather information, communicate and blend our digital and real worlds. This series by PSFK and Intel explores how improving tablet capabilities are changing the status quo in many aspects of our lives. The days of clunky computer labs are numbered as …

Nov 8 2017

12 New Yorker education articles to read while the archives are free #best #articles #on

#best articles on education # 12 New Yorker education articles to read while the archives are free The New Yorker has made its archives since 2007 (and a few articles from before that) free for the next three months. That includes some great journalism on education — a tour of the biggest debates in K-12 and higher education. If you need something to read on your next flight, want a break from beach reading, or are aiming for a better grasp of the American education system before the kids go back to school this fall… here’s your summer reading syllabus. …

Nov 3 2017

Homeschooling in Minnesota (Learn in Freedom) #school #is #dead; #learn #in #freedom!, #homeschooling #in #minnesota,

# Homeschooling in Minnesota Growth in the Number of Minnesota Homeschoolers Minnesota, the state of the United States in which I attended public school while growing up, and the state of my domicile, is the first state for which I obtained official figures on the number of homeschoolers. Minnesota’s homeschooling statute requires notice of intent to homeschool filed with local school districts, which in turn pass on their counts of homeschooled children to the state. The official figures from the Minnesota Department of Education (which in some years was called the Department of Children, Families, and Learning) for earlier years …

Oct 16 2017

Should you subscribe to an ID theft service? #are #identity #protection #services #worth #it

# Think before buying ID theft protection With all the news recently about data breaches at major U.S. retailers Target, Neiman Marcus, Michaels many consumers might wonder if they should subscribe to an identity theft “protection” service. The short answer is, probably not, if your only concern is a thief fraudulently using your payment card information. Typically, that’s not a big deal, and you won’t lose any money. Still, stolen card numbers and other personal information is disconcerting. “For some people, this is the first time they’re experiencing it, they really don’t understand it and they are freaking out,” said …

Oct 11 2017

Barack Obama at Columbia #where #are #the #girlfriends?, #mystery #man, #barack #obama, #columbia #university, #wayne

# Barack Obama at Columbia Example:[Collected via e-mail, October 2009] I have always wondered why NO ONE ever came forward from Obama s past saying they knew him, attended school with him, was his friend, etc. NO ONE, not one person has ever come forward from his past. VERY VERY STRANGE. This should really be a cause for great concern. To those who voted for him, YOU HAVE ELECTED THE BIGGEST UNQUALIFIED FRAUD that America has ever known! This is very interesting stuff. Sort of adds credence to the idea of The Manchurian Candidate thing having happened here! Stephanopoulos of …