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How French Animal Vocabulary Led to An EdTech Start-up

Pioneers for Change | Posted 02.14.2017 | Impact
Pioneers for Change

By: Andrew Sutherland Ten years ago I was stuck. My dad was quizzing me on animal vocabulary words for an upcoming French test. He wasn't great at ...

How Will Education Change in the Next Ten Years?

Quora | Posted 02.08.2017 | Education
Quora

How will education change in the next 10 years? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from ...

With 80 Million Users, Poland-based Brainly is Changing Education

Liesha Petrovich | Posted 12.22.2016 | Education
Liesha Petrovich

Online education changed my life. It's really that simple. Living in a small town, I didn't have access to higher education. And I didn't have time ...

6 Ways to Learn Without Formal Education

Shannon Ullman | Posted 11.30.2016 | HuffPost Home
Shannon Ullman

Education these days costs BIG bucks! Whether it's college tuition, private tutors for the SATs and even Driver's Ed. Courses for a learner's permit, ...

From Brave Pigeons to Sour Herrings: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 11.14.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

From Teachers To Students: How Education Technology Is Connecting Us On A Global Scale

Robyn Shulman | Posted 11.09.2016 | Education
Robyn Shulman

I had the chance to sit down with James Stewart, head of marketing and business development for 51Talk. He is connecting teachers and students across ...

From Frame Rate To Black Cat Hate: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 11.04.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Last week's Curios covered Teddy Roosevelt's link to football, the weird history of habeas corpus, and why people don't like to adopt black cats.

From Rainmakers To Flavor Tasters: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 11.03.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

Using Technology to Empower Students (and Their Teachers and Parents, Too)

NationSwell | Posted 11.01.2016 | Impact
NationSwell

Elisabeth Stock has always been driven to work toward a more just world. It was what led her to volunteer as a teacher for the Peace Corps in West Afr...

From Gum Bans to Growth Mindsets: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 10.24.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

From Pumpkin Spice to Pill Colors: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 10.17.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Last week's Curios covered the history of the PSL, why older siblings are smarter, and how pill color affects effectiveness.

From Tug of War to Excel Errors: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 10.10.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Last week's Curios covered the Million Dollar Homepage, the origin of Auto-Tune, and an Excel mistake with international implications.

From Space Dumping to Identical Twin Puppies: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 10.05.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Last week's Curios covered the hidden benefits of chewing gum, wheezing Amish, and the first set of identical twin puppies.

Meet the Mastermind Behind an Innovative, New Way to Teach Math

NationSwell | Posted 09.29.2016 | Impact
NationSwell

In elementary school, Matthew Peterson struggled mightily with math. When an instructor explained a problem, Peterson would be so focused on figuring ...

From Vanishing Dots to Piggy Banks: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 09.26.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Last week's Curios covered illusions to trick your brain, boozy physics thought experiments, and piggy bank etymology.

From Marmosets to Musical Taste: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 09.20.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Last week's Curios covered marmoset students, wasps in figs, and why your genes might be to blame for your ridiculous drunken behavior.

From Degenerate Art to the Mozart Effect: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 09.02.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

From Rosie the Riveter to Olympic Ties: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 08.29.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners everywhere. This is a weekly digest.

From Japanese Mascots to the 2nd Amendment: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 08.23.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

5 Simple Tips For Nervous And Overwhelmed Online Students

Liesha Petrovich | Posted 08.10.2016 | Education
Liesha Petrovich

No matter where you are in the world, you've been given an incredible opportunity to earn an online degree. But a university only gives you the opportunity to learn. The actual learning part is your responsibility.

Millennials Are Taking Control of Their Careers and Educational Paths

GenDIY | Posted 08.08.2016 | Education
GenDIY

By: Adam Enbar Millennials are the most educated generation in U.S. history and outnumber their older colleagues in the workplace. Unfortunately, ...

From Olympic Bodies To Circadian Rhythms: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 08.08.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

From Talking Birds to Ghost Cities: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.29.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

From Eye Contact To Water Bears: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.22.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...

From Pokemon Lawsuits To Art For The Blind: This Week's Curios

Justin Kitch | Posted 07.15.2016 | Education
Justin Kitch

Every day of the year, Curious.com CEO Justin Kitch writes a quirky fact, known as the Daily Curio, intended to tickle the brains of lifelong learners...