English Class first graders reviewed a year’s worth of learning today when they participated in a round-up of mathematics that was comprised of various learning.stations. Working with a partner each pupil practiced solving word problems at one station. 131 more words
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The PL4SD report on the social dimension of Higher Education in Lithuania. How will that help promote policies dealing with the Social Dimension?
Since the BFUG decided in Leuven that we need to measure the Social Dimension, we were waiting for someone outside of the UK to make a proposal how we can do that. 1,933 more words
Bees pollinate about a third of the world’s crops. Their poulations are shrinking, and this could affect food supply globally. Australia’s national science agency is strapping RFID tags on bees’ backs… 46 more words
“It is in fact a part of the function of education to help us escape, not from our own time — for we are bound by that — but from the intellectual and emotional limitations of our time.”
14th March, or 3/14, is celebrated by mathematicians all over the world as π day. It was particularly special as this year read as 3.14.15 or the first 4 decimal places of the number π . 59 more words
As a bad swimmer, I have discovered that it is quite easy to float in the shallow end of a swimming pool than it is to learn how to swim from the deep end. 323 more words