Archive for November, 2020

  • How to future-proof your skill set in 2021

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    November 23rd, 2020 No Comments Features

    It’s always hard to know what the future will bring, and the current climate of uncertainty seems to muddle the picture even more, but the good news is there are a few ways you can prepare for that uncertainty and safeguard your career, even during a pandemic. Here’s our list of strategies to future-proof your… Read More

  • If Not Learning Styles Theory, Then What?

    As of the last major literature review in 2008, there’s still very little evidence that people learn best when information is processed according to their purported “learning style.” Individuals may have preferred thinking styles, says cognitive psychologist Daniel Willingham, but these don’t serve them when the processing method (e.g. visual) doesn’t match up to the… Read More

  • 25 Things Skilled Learners Do Differently

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    November 5th, 2020 14 Comments Features

    Imagine for a moment that all human beings had the same IQ, but that some of us knew how to tap into it better than others. How would we approach education differently? For starters, we wouldn’t have to concern ourselves nearly as much with boosting students’ academic confidence. If a student knows she has the… Read More