While the pandemic undoubtedly sped up the uptake of educational technology in higher education, it doesn’t point to an entirely online future.
Scientists and local communities can work together to design interactive play spaces that build math and literacy skills.
Mouse brains produce random, strong bursts of dopamine and are able to control them. This may challenge many long-held ideas about learning and motivation.
Whether they’re in a classroom or online, students should be encouraged to move around. An expert on learning with technology explains why.
A study of Australian students affected by COVID restrictions found the more adaptable ones had more confidence about online learning and made greater progress. So how can this skill be taught?
Many interactions between teacher and student may appear insignificant or random, but they are important for learning and building relationships.
Public and community health experts highlight four ways that communities can collaborate to encourage physical activity and fun.
Video gaming is often seen as a distraction for students. So the challenge is to distract students back towards learning – and video games provide the perfect model.
While COVID-19 has held back learning, the pandemic presents a historic opportunity to revamp education systems.
Recent research on Danish shows that not only is it hard for Danish children to learn their mother tongue, but adult Danes use their native language differently than speakers of other languages.
A playground is a great place for kids to exercise their bodies. But it’s also important to give kids opportunities to exercise their mind. Here’s how to do that.
This year summer schools will have to figure out how to tend to the emotional and academic needs of students coming out of remote learning.
Applying cultural sensitivity in teaching STEM to Black students can help them engage in the sciences more.
A history professor describes how student-designed video games have transformed his classroom and provided a substitute for academic essays.
5 ways to use use what you know to bring new challenges within reach.
People tend to think of digital media as entertainment, so they devote less mental effort than when they’re reading a printed book.
Adaptable neurons are tied to learning and memory but also to neurological disorders. By studying fruit flies, researchers found a mechanism that controls neuroplasticity.
The inclusion of new topics in Ghana’s comprehensive sex education curriculum has split opinions among parents.
A lack of consistent mentorship models leads to a skills gap which affects the global competitiveness of Kenya’s students and graduates.
Napping in the afternoon can benefits both motor skills and your ability to recall facts.