The Learning Process: 6 Conceptions

Learning probably means different things to you than it does to your neighbour. Researchers who have explored the issue have found that there are six […]

Cognitive Bias in Education: the Pygmalion Effect

Many of the judgments we make daily, although they may seem sensible to us, are, in fact, far from rational and can lead us to […]

Mini glossary of technology in learning

Learning is increasingly taking place in a technology-driven mode, whether or not it is combined with traditional classroom settings. Since this trend will become more […]

Cognitive Bias: When Our Brain Plays Tricks On Us

We are all quite familiar with the phenomenon of optical illusions, but less so with the phenomenon of cognitive biases. However, these perceptual distortions that […]

Mini Glossary of Elearning

Elearning has evolved significantly over the last few decades, particularly with the advent of digital technology and Web 2.0. Like any other field, it has its […]

[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] The 3 Speeds of Thought

In your opinion, is the human being first and foremost rational? This is a big question that can give rise to endless philosophical debates. But […]

The Remarkable Journey of Deep Learning

In 2019, the “Nobel Prize in Computer Science”, the Turing Prize, was awarded to three pioneers of deep learning, including Montrealer Yoshua Bengio. This technology […]

Humour and Learning in 3 Questions

What is humour? We may all “know” what humour is, but when we look at it more seriously, we realize that it is far from […]

Metacognition in 3 Questions

“You [a disciple], shall I teach you about knowledge? What you know, you know, what you don’t know, you don’t know. This is true wisdom.” Some […]

Elmore’s 4 learning modes

We all might have our theories about learning and our preferences for one way of learning over another. Harvard professor Richard Elmore puts forward this […]

3 Tips for Integrating Humour into Teaching

Thomas Bernhard once said, “Whoever can’t laugh doesn’t deserve to be taken seriously,” a thought that would benefit from being given more consideration in teaching, […]

The 4 core competencies of the 21st century

In a workplace where routine tasks are increasingly performed by machines equipped with artificial intelligence (AI), the skills most valued by human beings are those […]

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