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Consistent Distraction Does Not Hinder Learning

Consistent Distraction Does Not Hinder Learning

Provided by David Orenstein, Brown University A new study challenges the idea that distraction is necessarily a problem for learning. Researchers at Brown University found that if attention was as divided during recall of a motor task as it was...

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2014-10-07 00:20:28

AAA Urges Manufacturers to Focus on Accuracy and Usability to Reduce Cognitive Distraction WASHINGTON, Oct.

2014-10-07 00:20:18

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2014-05-01 03:04:02

More than 75 percent said they engaged in distractions like phone use, eating or feeding a child in University of Michigan study

2013-07-31 23:16:54

New Study Shows Hands-Free Devices Impair Driver Concentration Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Everyone knows that hands-on

2013-06-18 23:20:22

The American Automobile Association, or the AAA, has recently completed a study in conjunction with researchers at the University of Utah that measured the amount of distraction for drivers caused

2013-03-15 23:03:00

Apex Performance recently released the findings from their study “Attention in the 21st Century” that found checking e-mail every 10-20 minutes decreased employee’s productivity rather than


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.