Worth Sharing: ‘Collaboration’ Creates Mediocrity, Not Excellence, According to Science | Inc.com

Boy, can I relate to this: A recent study published in Applied Psychology has now confirmed that a collaborative work environment can make top performers–the […]

New platform launches to help academics expand their reach

Researchers are increasingly judged by the impact their research has in the wider world, so a recent platform launched by Digital Science should be of […]

Using the crowd to make research smoother

The research process can often be a somewhat Kafka like experience of dead ends and false turns as you strive desperately for funding and backing […]

Making scientific research better

The last few years have seen a number of projects emerge to try and make the research process better.  For instance, last year saw the […]

New Book: Choosing and Using Digital Games in the Classroom: A Practical Guide

See larger image Additional Images: Choosing and Using Digital Games in the Classroom: A Practical Guide (Advances in Game-Based Learning) By (author): Katrin Becker This […]

Study finds clickbait is rampant in academia

The academic world is (very) gradually moving away from the citation being king towards a more rounded perspective on the impact a paper has on […]

Academia de inglés en Granada: 10 razones para elegir KSE Academy

Keep Smiling English ya es academia de inglés, y se llama KSE Academy. Tras año y medio creciendo en internet como blog de enseñanza de inglés, […]

The Clark-Kozma Debate in the 21st Century

For a long time now, this paper has been the most popular paper on my academia.edu collection, and I finally figured out why…… Turns out, […]

Scholarpedia aims to bridge the gap between journals and the world

Whilst Wikipedia has been undoubtedly the standard bearer, the humble Wiki has been one of the most enduring tools for creating and sharing knowledge in […]

Teaching Out Loud vs Teaching Loud vs Teach-Aloud

Every student in every class deserves an answer to these 2 questions: Why am I doing this? What is it good for? If you can’t […]

Worth Sharing: New American Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement on “Virtual Violence” is, Basically, Nuts: Why Parents and Policy Makers Can Ignore It

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has a long history of releasing policy statements on media which are both wildly alarmist and grossly inaccurate. These […]

Worth Sharing: Teaching by Numbers — Learning {Re}imagined — Medium

A curious thing has been happening in UK education and it’s a trend that’s occurring globally as the craft of teaching is being transformed into […]