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2011-08-12 00:00:28

Best-selling educators, Renate and Geoffrey Caine, provide information about brain/mind principles of natural learning. Livingston, NJ (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 Funderstanding.com, a site dedicated to education, curriculum, and learning resources, is highlighting articles presenting Natural Learning Theory and its benefits for the educational environment by renowned authors, Renate and Geoffrey Caine. According to the Los Angeles Times, the amount of time children and teens spend on the...

2011-03-31 13:22:08

Everyone would like MDs to have the best education "“ and to absorb what they are taught. The lead article in the April 4 issue of the journal Academic Medicine* connects research on how the brain learns to how to incorporate this understanding into real world education, particularly the education of doctors. "Repetition, reward, and visualization are tried and true teaching strategies. Now, knowing what is happening in the brain will enhance teaching and learning," said Michael J....

2011-02-21 14:52:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu, national education consultant and bestselling author of the newly released Understanding Black Male Learning Styles, believes that today's classroom is no place for a growing African American boy. Schools have virtually ignored the fact that boys and girls learn differently and that they mature at different rates. African American male students suffer the most from this neglect. Kunjufu asks, "Have we designed a...

2010-12-08 00:00:42

Teachers implement visual and kinesthetic learning strategies to improve student achievement and engagement with the new VariQuest Design Center Software v2.0 Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) December 7, 2010 Varitronics, a leading manufacturer and supplier of products that enhance visual and kinesthetic learning, today launched VariQuest Design Center Software v2.0 to save teachers time and increase their capabilities when creating instructional aids to support curriculum with VariQuest Visual...

2010-08-17 17:32:43

students aren't the only ones learning online. so are their teachers. English and math teachers who took professional development courses online improved their instructional practices and boosted their subject knowledge scores, producing modest performance gains for their students, report Boston College researchers in one of the first large-scale randomized experiments to study the impact of online professional development for educators. As teacher performance comes under increased scrutiny,...

2007-04-30 12:00:37

Renzulli Learning Systems, LLC today announced the availability of its newest version of Renzulli Learning, an interactive on-line program to help students become more engaged and enthusiastic about education leading to increased study time, fewer behavioral problems, and self-directed learning. A recent study showed it also significantly improves test scores. http://www.renzullilearning.com Renzulli Learning is a Web based learning system that enables teachers to use differentiated...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.