Monday, November 3, 2014

Creative Use of Language Tools

By being creative with resources you can sometimes find uses which were not originally intended by their creators. This article suggests using some tools in different ways to enable the development of English language skills for international students. Even if you're not an international student it might still be worth taking a look.

Learning To Think

With so much information available just a click away, often free of charge, some are starting to question the value of learning the same information at expensive universities. One college argues that it's far more beneficial for students to learn how to use information effectively rather than simply retaining that knowledge, as is the case in many universities. The argument is that this approach better prepares their students for life by teaching them to process information.