GUIDE TO DIFFERENT TYPES OF ESSAYS

2020-02-17T16:35:05+01:00

WHAT IS AN ESSAY? The word essay was gotten from a Latin ‘exagium’ which can be translated to mean “presenting one’s case”. An essay is generally a piece of writing outlining the writer's perspective or story. It is often considered synonymous with a story or an article.  TYPES OF ESSAYS There are so many types of essays [...]

GUIDE TO DIFFERENT TYPES OF ESSAYS2020-02-17T16:35:05+01:00

A Parent’s Call to Action: Leveraging Personalized Learning for Your Child

2020-02-14T16:10:09+01:00

  From the day of diagnosis, parents of students with disabilities begin the long journey of paving paths through a world designed for the mythical “average” person. In education, we grow accustomed to challenging traditional systems to serve our children so they too can reach their full potential. But the daily struggle is made more [...]

A Parent’s Call to Action: Leveraging Personalized Learning for Your Child2020-02-14T16:10:09+01:00

How Project-Based Learning Unleashes Students’ Creativity

2020-02-14T14:43:13+01:00

  Students can’t learn to become a “good person” by doing a worksheet, and their creativity can’t be measured by taking a test. With that said, as teachers, we often feel that it is our duty to teach them to master academic standards, while also empowering them to think creatively, work together, and above all, [...]

How Project-Based Learning Unleashes Students’ Creativity2020-02-14T14:43:13+01:00

NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS THAT CAN AFFECT YOUR GRADE

2020-02-14T19:03:03+01:00

NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS are anti-social behaviours. This refers to behaviours that are not acceptable by society and can cause harm to the wellbeing and the image of the society. A nation in which majority of its citizens engage in negative acts brings bad name, poor image and disrespect. Below are some negative behaviours that [...]

NEGATIVE BEHAVIOURS THAT CAN AFFECT YOUR GRADE2020-02-14T19:03:03+01:00

Envisioning the Future of Education and Jobs

2020-02-13T18:36:20+01:00

  The new year has begun with a flurry of activity from the World Economic Forum and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development that provides a blueprint for education and business leaders concerned with the future of work. In September, the WEF published the Future of Jobs Report 2018 and it’s now a hot topic at the annual gathering of [...]

Envisioning the Future of Education and Jobs2020-02-13T18:36:20+01:00

32 Ways AI is Improving Education

2020-02-13T18:20:16+01:00

In the last few years, machine learning applications have quietly entered every aspect of life: social media to speech recognition, radiology to retail, warfare to writing articles, coding to customer service, robotics to route optimization. During the 40 year information age, we told computers what to do. With advances in artificial intelligence, particularly machine learning, [...]

32 Ways AI is Improving Education2020-02-13T18:20:16+01:00

Enhancing Student Learning: Seven Principles for Good Practice

2020-02-13T17:27:25+01:00

  The Seven Principles Resource Center The following principles are anchored in extensive research about teaching, learning, and the college experience. 1. Good Practice Encourages Student – Instructor Contact Frequent student – instructor contact in and out of classes is an important factor in student motivation and involvement. Instructor concern helps students get through rough times [...]

Enhancing Student Learning: Seven Principles for Good Practice2020-02-13T17:27:25+01:00

BASIC TIPS FOR PROPER CLASSROOM ETIQUETTE

2020-02-13T16:18:56+01:00

ETIQUETTE Etiquette refers to the set of conventional rules of personal behaviour in polite society, usually in the form of an ethical code that outlines the expected and accepted social behaviours that accord with the norms observed by a society or a social group. Etiquette in simpler words is defined as good behaviour which distinguishes [...]

BASIC TIPS FOR PROPER CLASSROOM ETIQUETTE2020-02-13T16:18:56+01:00

SIX STUDENT BEHAVIOURS THAT WILL CAUSE YOUR TEACHER TO LIKE YOU

2020-02-13T17:57:05+01:00

BEHAVIOUR Behaviour simply refers to the way and manner in which one acts or conducts oneself, especially towards others. Below are positive behaviours that will catch your teacher’s attention. 1. GO TO CLASS EARLY No teacher is happy to see a student walk into the class when lessons have started. It is right for the [...]

SIX STUDENT BEHAVIOURS THAT WILL CAUSE YOUR TEACHER TO LIKE YOU2020-02-13T17:57:05+01:00

DO’S AND DON’TS: TIPS FOR THRIVING IN SCHOOL.

2020-02-13T16:32:52+01:00

DO’S Take responsibility for your success or failure at school. The quality of time you devote to your studies will reflect on your grades. Never blame anyone for your academic failure, challenges or problem, face your fears and get the best out of it.  Set reasonable and achievable academic goals every term. Follow up these [...]

DO’S AND DON’TS: TIPS FOR THRIVING IN SCHOOL.2020-02-13T16:32:52+01:00