Monthly Archives: November 2014

Gamification can bring enthusiasm in the process of learning

May it be Atari’s 2600 video gaming console, or game developer Zynga’s -Farmville, video games have always manage to attract millions of users.   Figures released by Zynga suggest that the company has 215 million active users around the world … Continue reading

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Blogging – Latest Writing Instructional Tool

Blogging has generated lot of buzz in recent times! Initially used as a webpage for publishing informative and user-friendly content, today it is possible to find blogs on almost any subject or niche. Blogging has now found applications in education … Continue reading

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Blended LMS can make training interesting for students and employees

Blended learning course management systems offer the perfect combination of benefits from face to-face learning and online learning.  Research suggests that these learning systems can keep trainees attentive and engaged during training sessions. This is the reason that several educational institutes … Continue reading

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Good Digital Citizenship – Tips to Teach Students

With the extent to which technology has become integrated with human life, it has become impossible to separate the two. In modern gadget dependent world, it has become almost impossible to imagine life without technology. Today almost every person is … Continue reading

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Technology – Influencing Lives of Girls

Evolving technology has changed several beliefs and myths related to technology. One of such beliefs was that girls are not interested in technology, but that’s not the case anymore. Today, girls are using technology to the fullest. From staying in … Continue reading

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Lesson Planning Websites for Middle School – Resources for Teachers

Though teaching sounds easy, it is one of the most challenging and effort consuming jobs. Keeping students engaged and interested is difficult, and teachers need to prepare themselves beforehand. For each session, lessons need to be planned otherwise there can … Continue reading

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Common Core Standards and Technology – Integrating Both

Implementation of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) is gaining momentum with each passing day. Technology has brought about a significant transformation in education and teaching methods. But, the influence of this transformation is not uniform and equally distributed. Some classrooms … Continue reading

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Integrating Technology Applications with Character Education for Middle School Students

One of the prime objectives of education is all-round development of the child, and it includes moral development too. Rising cases of peer victimization and bullying in schools has raised questions on the moral development and environment in schools. It … Continue reading

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