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6 Struggles Only a Book Lover Will Understand

By | March 25th, 2017|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Every book lover knows the thrill of choosing a new book, carrying it home and waiting for a quiet moment to dive in. But being one isn’t always easy. Here are six struggles only book lovers will understand: 1. You want to finish your book – but you don’t want to finish book As you [...]

10 Traits That Separate Book Smart People From Genuinely Intelligent People

By | March 21st, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Intelligence is different from learning. Just because someone is not particularly book smart doesn’t mean they are of lower intelligence. What is book smart? Book smart generally means someone who has had a good education or has chosen to learn independently through educational activities such as reading, documentaries, and courses. Usually, someone who is book [...]

5 Signs the Modern Education System Will Not Change This World

By | March 4th, 2017|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , |

Does the modern education system has the potential to change the world as we know it? Let’s find out. Many nations across the world have embraced the importance of the education system. However, little progress has been made to improve it. The lack of progress results from the lack of vision or awareness of the [...]

5 Behaviours That Reveal the Truth about Who We Are

By | March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Often it becomes such a habit to wear a mask when we face the world that even we forget who we are underneath. But our behaviour can reveal the truth. We often hide who we are out of fear that we are not good enough. Sometimes, we may think that our true selves are unlovable, or stupid, [...]

Ways Society Is Getting Dumber and Dumber (and What We Can Do about It)

By | March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

We often think that as a society we are getting dumber and dumber. While the subject is controversial, there is some evidence that it’s true. A recent research study suggests that IQ levels are going down. The study is controversial because of the difficulty of finding samples of IQ levels from people of different eras. However, the team [...]

Early Childhood Education: Why the Early Bird Gets (to Be) the Book Worm

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Education|Tags: , , |

Why is early childhood education important? The “gap years” where the child is patiently waiting to start school is vital in their early development. Every state has a different compulsory age for children starting school. The median age is generally around the ages of 5 and 6, though some states have a minimum requirement of [...]

Piano Players Have Unique and Beautiful Brains – Here Is Why

By | February 6th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Piano players are aliens. They are set apart with brains which operate in a whole other way. I’m not saying they’re geniuses or freaks. They're just unique. I guess I’m getting a little egotistical writing this because I play the piano. I’ve practiced this instrument from childhood, and I hated it then. Instead of seeing [...]

7 Ways the System Creates New Generations of Stupid Kids

By | January 19th, 2017|Categories: Education|Tags: , , , |

It’s said that school is a microcosm of society. A society that elevates stupidity will have a school system that creates stupid kids. School should prepare adults for entry into adult society. And that’s precisely what it does. The school system as we know it in the West prepares children for survival in the society [...]

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