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I am very confused by how to use this app with my class. I have installed the free version as a trial to see if it is worth spending so much money on the full version, but I can't even figure out how to set it up and add my own vocabulary lists. I have watched your videos, but they are not any help. I would appreciate any help you can give me.
Words Are The Currency of Life
“If you want to be rich, you have to have a rich man’s vocabulary. Words can make you rich, or can make you poor.”
Robert Kiyosaki, author of the popular book Rich Dad, Poor Dad.
Online Learning Rules
This meta-analysis found that, on average, students in online learning conditions performed modestly better than those receiving face-to-face instruction. It reviewed more than a thousand empirical studies of online learning from 1996 through July 2008. Remember, this includes time when online learning was much more clunky and less interactive and media-based than it is today. Winner of winners: Those approaches that blended online learning with face time. No real surprise here; simply a valuable effort supporting common sense.
Do you get these right?
Most people are cognitive misers, meaning they process information to the degree that seems sufficient and then stop. It's our brain's way of saving it's resources, yet it sometimes lets us down. Did you answer these riddles correctly?
Mistakes build your brain
Nobody likes being wrong. But it's how your brain is built and expanded. Teaching means enabling questions and experiments and allowing mistakes as stepping stones to knowledge.
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