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Human Goldfish Syndrome

The average attention span of a goldfish is 9 seconds.

It is said that the average attention span of a human is now 8 seconds. 539 more words


The Truth About Fruit

Continuing from the previous post, here’s the infographic as promised! For a clearer version, please use this link to view the pdf: The Truth About Fruits… 8 more words


Recharging our Mental Batteries

We live in an age of distraction. True or False?

If you ask me, the answer is true for sure. Of course we live in an age of distraction and second-by-second news reporting. 451 more words


The Connected BCM Classroom - INTRO

“Spatial media are more and more mediating how space is understood and the interactions occurring within them. Geographic spaces are evermore complemented with various kinds of georeferenced and real-time data – pictures, thoughts, statistics, reviews, historical documents, routes – that can be accessed through a plethora of augmented and location-aware maps and interactive displays that have multiple points of view.”

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The Connected BCM Classroom - TUTORIAL ROOM

The spatial design of the classroom hasn’t changed much from the past, and it is making teaching and learning more problematic. For example, large classrooms that are built for traditional ways of teaching become physically and visually distracting to students, and they eventually get lost in their own devices.

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The Connected BCM Classroom - OUTRO

Here we are, four weeks since this project started, and it has – against my most wistful expectations – opened up even more questions than it could actually answer. 476 more words


The Connected BCM Classroom - HOME

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I don’t even bother trying,

is many’s honest reply to the question in the focus group of whether they had ever tried anything to keep themselves focused during classes or when self-studying.

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