12 Sep '11, 2am

KiasuParents - For Learning and Academic Performance

In a school learning environment, students are given many different types of academic tasks to assess their level of knowledge and understanding. And when we see a child’s performance in tasks such as spelling, mental sums, reading comprehension, problem sums, composition writing, oral conversation, reading, grammer , etc, we are actually seeing a display of his/her ability to learn. And when a child shows difficulty in understanding what he/she has read or cannot make connections in the given questions; or displaying carelessness or needing repeated teaching and practice – that is usually an indication of some weaknesses in their learning abilities. For a child to be able to perform in these academic tasks, they need to be able to tap into a multitude of underlying abilities before a right answer can be put down. We can group these abilities into 5 major categories: Compr...

Full article: http://www.kiasuparents.com/kiasu/content/learning-and-ac...

Tweets

Learning from the ‘Living Wills’ for US banks

wilfredling.com 20 Sep '11, 4pm

, US banks have up to 2012 summer with a road map for liquidating the companies if they fail. The reason? The new financia...

Is it Time 4 Learning (review)? | Blessed Quiver

Is it Time 4 Learning (review)? | Blessed Quiver

blessed-quiver.com 16 Sep '11, 4pm

You may not know, because I’m pretty sure I forgot to tell you, but I became a crew member of The Old Schoolhouse Magazine...

Thu 15 Sep As this somewhat academic tour begin...

timeoutsingapore.com 12 Sep '11, 5pm

As this somewhat academic tour begins you might wonder when you get to drink. Don’t worry: at the end, when you’re belting...

School of Tomorrow – firing the passion for learning

School of Tomorrow – firing the passion for lea...

theonlinecitizen.com 07 Sep '11, 3pm

~by: Elliot Aruldoss ~ ~with contributions from: Jewel Philemon ~ “We should recognize many paths of success”, said Prime ...

Is Technology Necessary For Learning?

Is Technology Necessary For Learning?

care2.com 05 Sep '11, 6am

It’s hard to find a classroom today without some form of technology. But does investing in technology pay off in terms of ...