Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Update: brushing my teeth

What? You aren't interested? If it was Chris Hadfield would you be interested?

Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian, lead a mission in the space station, recorded a series of fun videos showing what it is like to do everyday activities in space. He was up for nearly six months, re-entering on May 13.
The Daily Mail Collection

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Easy Study = Weak Memory?

There are two ideas in this article. Today I am interested in the second:
1) Easy come, easy go; information quickly found is quickly forgotten.
2) Divided attention makes weak learning.

Mr. Enns says that of course this is true. What's more, it gets to the heart of the difference between interesting education and boring education.