Archive | May, 2011

Can a drug make you smarter?

On this blog we normally talk about things you should do to become a better student. Today we’re making an exception. We’re sharing this video that talks about something you should not do, and that is using artificial means to help you succeed. The Today Show reports on a dangerous trend taking place in some […]

We never stop learning

We never stop learning

Learning happens everywhere and anytime, even if we’re not aware. We live in a persistent state of learning, un-learning and re-learning. At home, at schools, in the workplace, and in our communities. In almost every aspect of our lives we are constantly creating new knowledge and building new memories. This video presents a nice perspective […]

iTunes-logo-250

iTunes U for You

There are moments in which classroom instruction is not enough to help you understand the topics you’re studying. In those situations a little external support is always welcomed. But where can you find it? You could try iTunes U.

to-do-list

Are you ready to get things done?

Managing multiple projects simultaneously requires skill and practice. More often than not it helps if we have a pre-difined strategy to handle all our work. Experts and “gurus” have developed a plethora of techniques, methods and strategies to make us more productive. But I don’t think there’s a single strategy that meets all our needs. […]