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Interpersonal Intelligence: The Social Butterfly

Posted in Teaching on June 19, 2017

this girl has strong Interpersonal Intelligence that allows her to be the center of attention

Are you really good at making friends? Are you that person with whom your friends always confide? Are you great at sales? If you describe yourself as a “people person,” you have an interpersonal intelligence profile. The Progressive, Modern Understanding of Intelligence Throughout much of history, intelligence has been thought of as the general capacity Read More »

Updated: The Best-Selling Udemy Courses of 2018

Posted in Udemy on June 19, 2017

The Ultimate List of the Best Udemy Courses

Want to start learning online? You've come to the right place. Udemy is the largest global community of online learners with nearly 14 million members and this page lists the best Udemy courses for 2018. At the time of publication, over 45,000 different courses have been taught by expert instructors on the Udemy platform. How Read More »

Intrapersonal Intelligence: Achieving Self-Awareness

Posted in Teaching on June 18, 2017

Gandi is a great example of this Multiple intelligences type

Of the 8 intelligence profiles identified in the 1999 edition of Howard Gardner’s book “Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences,” Intrapersonal Intelligence is the hardest to define. Gardner is a psychologist and Harvard graduate whose theory of Multiple Intelligences revolutionized modern psychology. His theory divides the strengths of individuals into 8 categories. Although these Read More »

The Best Microscopes for Kids & Teens: Buyer Guide by Educators

Posted in Reviews on June 5, 2017

Microscopes are one of the best toys for kids

I see the requests everywhere. Just the other day I read a Facebook comment, “Anyone know anything about purchasing a good kids MICROSCOPE for BIOLOGY – one that doesn’t cost you a first born or the price of a nice used car?” Earlier that week I saw another request. This time the parent had already Read More »

Educational Movies Both Parents and Kids Can Enjoy

Posted in Parenting on May 30, 2017

Woody the cowboy from Toy Story

Do you remember the first time you went to the cinema? The outside world fading to black, the lights rising on a story, the spectacular kaleidoscopic colors breathing life into an entirely new world? Maybe you do, maybe you don’t. Either way, you’ll almost certainly recall the feeling of watching a film as only a Read More »