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Reconnecting to Embodied Cognition through Ed Tech

Reposted from Slate:

From an evolutionary perspective, our brains developed to help us solve problems in the real world, moving through space and manipulating actual objects. 218 more words

Isaiah 40:21-31

Scripture: from verse 21

Have you not understood from the foundations of the earth?

Observation:  The passage is about the order of the universe – God on top, controlling everything, and all of us playing in His world.  

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Isaiah 31-40

The Psychology of "Her"

To what ends will our dependence on technology take our society? Sure, most iPhone users have probably gotten a kick out of asking Siri to answer ridiculous questions or to help them complete a basic task. 574 more words

Emotion

Is school toxic to learning?

Last Thursday I went to a lecture by Guy Claxton at the University of Waikato entitled,

“Topsy Turvy Education: The Challenge of Embodied Cognition”. 640 more words

Learning

What is the Embodied Mind?

In this post I will talk about the Embodied Mind; specifically, I want to discuss what exactly it is and the arguments for its existence. 950 more words

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