The proverbial saying "don't put all eggs in one basket" holds true. Limiting all efforts and resources into one thing is not only being ill-equipped but risky, especially when comes to education, skill, career, and of course life. "Jack of All Trades" tackles how to learn new knowledge and master multiple skill sets in record time to be a multi-talented, multifaceted modern Renaissance man/woman.
While government legislation surrounding Common Core, high-stakes standardized testing and teacher evaluations based on student performance on those tests have combined to create a perfect storm that hurts students and teachers alike, there is still one resource that can help heal the breach. That resource is parental involvement in their child’s education.
Your self-esteem and self-confidence will increase when you know how to use your learning style. Weekly Tips of the Secrets of Learning will guide you throughout the school year to achieve fantastic grades and have time for other things in life. Learn anything quickly and remember it!
Seeing Inside the Mind explores the mind as a universe without limits; how we have controlled minds through force (lobotomy, shock therapy) and we shape and limit them through education. I examine all major issues confronting education (curriculum, measurement—including multiple choice testing and PISA tests—timetables, teaching styles and learning styles, and personal experiences for spice.
The Groupwork Toolkit makes group work easy for anyone used to working one to one, by showing you how to recognise and transfer the skills you already have.
It tells you how people learn, how to plan, gives example session plans and a simple model to help structure your session. Includes many tools, techniques and bite size theory as well as advice on dealing with tricky individuals and groups.
Diagnostic Tools to Help the Homeschooling Parent contains four fun and simple quizzes that are amazingly accurate and surprisingly reliable. Find insight, direction and answers to the questions that homeschooling parents ask every June & January: Am I using the homeschooling method that is the best fit for my family? Am I teaching my kids in the way they learn best? Am I doing enough?
Learn how your children learn and how to teach them effectively so they can learn efficiently. This book is an in-depth look at the everyday behaviors and personality traits that reveal learning styles, and it shows how to expand your students' learning abilities for success now and throughout their lives.
The ultimate guide to empower you with the knowledge you need for effective, productive and meaningful communications with others. It includes an insightful test to assess your multiple intelligences and useful exercises to enhance your awareness, your emotional literacy and your communication skills.
Learn how to charge up your ingenuity and enjoy a bounty of results. Inspired! offers tips, anecdotes, research and advice on boosting intuition, motivation, performance power and innovative ideas. Discover your unique keys to stress-free productivity, boundless creativity and keener problem solving.
As parents, we know that every mom and dad strives to help their kids develop an appetite for learning that will last a lifetime. But, if we want our kids to "think different", we need to first acknowledge that they "learn different"...then help them learn to play to those learning strengths.