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Beyond Academics

Children learn in a variety of ways.  Academics is just one of them. It forms 30%, I think. As parents, it is important that we help our children to develop a love of learning while growing up. 344 more words


Valuing Education

As I ploughed through thick textbooks over the weekend in preparation for my MBA assignment, I realized how much pressure I was putting on myself to want to learn as much as I can. 1,227 more words


The Link Between Learning Intelligence and Learning Styles

In this article I want to explore one of theories about how people learn, that of learning styles, and why it has become discredited.  I am not going to explore the VAK approach or any other specific aspect on which learning styles is based. 1,461 more words


10 Things They Didn’t Quite Tell You in School

Contrary to what most of my friends think, I was a rebel in school – right from kindergarten. I’d wail my eyes out, refusing to budge as mum literally dragged me to school. 1,671 more words


an Interactive Map of Our Brain

How can we begin to understand the way the brain works? The same way we begin to understand a city: by making a map. In this visually stunning talk, Allan Jones shows how his team is mapping which genes are turned on in each tiny region, and how it all connects up. 131 more words

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The Real Cause of Foot Pain

Foot pain (plantar or sole surface of the foot) has recently been shown to be caused by a deep vein blood clot in the venous system on the plantar surface of the foot. 143 more words

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BULLYING - Timely Intervention And Action

Little children can be very mean without even realizing the kind of damage they may inflict on the one the bullied. I always thought that I would recognize the signs if my daughter was ever being bullied, in fact I thought that she was too young to be bullied but I was up for a surprise. 601 more words