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Overview of learning styles

Overview of Learning Styles Learning styles graph Many people recognize that each person prefers different learning styles and techniques. Learning styles group common ways that people learn. Everyone has a mix of learning styles. Some people may find that they have a dominant style of learning, with far less use of the other styles. Others … Continue reading

Multiple Intelligences by  Dr. Thomas Armstrong

Multiple Intelligences by  Dr. Thomas Armstrong. Multiple Intelligences The theory of multiple intelligences was developed in 1983 by Dr. Howard Gardner, professor of education at Harvard University. It suggests that the traditional notion of intelligence, based on I.Q. testing, is far too limited. Instead, Dr. Gardner proposes eight different intelligences to account for a broader … Continue reading

Learning Activities for Visual Learners

Learning Activities for Visual Learners Posted by Robin Petterd on 9 February 2009 Recently, I’ve see some learning designers who are 100% word people have trouble grasping what means to be a visual learner. Often when we think about visual learners, we think: “Oh, they will need pictures and diagrams.” This is a good start … Continue reading

The Visual Spatial Learner

What is a Visual-Spatial Learner? A visual-spatial learner is a student who learns holistically rather than in a step-by-step fashion. Visual imagery plays an important role in the student’s learning process. Because the individual is processing primarily in pictures rather than words, ideas are interconnected (imagine a web). Linear sequential thinking — the norm in … Continue reading

Self-Study Classes for Sensitive Souls

These self-study classes are the product of my many efforts to find ways to be a happy, healthy, highly sensitive soul. I have investigated everything I could get my hands on about energy skills, energetic boundary strengthening, interpersonal boundaries, flower essences for sensitive souls, empathy, intuitive development and more. I wanted to find out everything … Continue reading

Creating a New Generation of Compassionate and Sensitive Men

Creating a New Generation of Compassionate and Sensitive Men By Ted Zeff, Ph.D. As I mentioned in my recent article, “Sensitive Men Can Save the Planet,” most boys are taught from an early age to act tough and repress their emotions. Males who repress their emotions have created a planet on the brink of disaster, … Continue reading

Living Consciously Vs Reactionary Living

Living Consciously Vs Reactionary Living by Amit Sodha on July 14, 2011 When you live in a busy city, things tend to happen very fast. Whether you cause them to happen, or whether they happen to you, either way, time becomes a precious commodity. Because there is always so much going on along with the … Continue reading

Sensory Integration Activities: Turning Therapy Into Play

via Sensory Integration Activities: Turning Therapy Into Play. Sensory Integration Activities: Treatment That Works Skills That Matter Sensory Integration Activities are the lifeline to providing and achieving the necessary challenges for your child so they maximize: daily functioning intellectual, social, and emotional development the development of a positive self-esteem a mind and body which is … Continue reading

Learning Games For Kids

Learning Games For Kids Educational games are a great tool for building foundation math and language skills that today’s elementary school curriculum requires. These online learning games and songs for kids are fun, teach important skills for preschool and elementary school kids and they’re free. Want educational games that help build skills in math, language, … Continue reading

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