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7 Amazing Benefits of Being Bilingual, According to Science

By |2019-08-28T13:37:32+03:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Education, Human Brain, Languages, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In this global era, it's necessary to be able to converse in more than one language. Hence, we should embrace the benefits of being bilingual. Being able to speak two languages gives you an edge in many areas of life. We're here to tell you what they are. A Case Study of Singapore A bilingual [...]

What Plato’s Philosophy of Education Can Teach Us Today

By |2019-07-07T17:04:10+03:00July 7th, 2019|Categories: Education, Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

Plato’s philosophy of education is a fascinating idea and one that Plato wanted to be implemented into Ancient Athenian society. Scholars still study and discuss it today, but what’s interesting is how Plato’s theory of education has influenced many beliefs and principles that modern society holds. It is a model of education and culture that [...]

Why Finland’s Education System Is One of the Best in the World

By |2019-03-28T15:49:27+03:00March 28th, 2019|Categories: Education, Food for thought|Tags: , , |

Finland's education system is known as one of the best in the world and there is a lot we can learn. Education systems vary across the world and it begs the question as to which is better. The latest reforms have transformed Finland's education system into one that produces higher grades and happier children. In [...]

Existentialism Philosophy and 5 Profound Life Lessons We Can Learn

By |2019-03-18T21:15:41+03:00March 18th, 2019|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Throughout history, existentialism philosophy theories have become widely popular amongst the philosophical community. The first of the existentialism philosophy theorists were few and far between. The first ‘existentialist’ problem was developed by Jean-Paul Sartre, but the theory itself had not yet been born. The entire question centred around what does it mean to be me? [...]

How to Boost Intellectual Development in Children: 10 Science-Backed Tips

By |2019-03-14T18:08:24+03:00March 7th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Education|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We live in an age of progress and modernity. Therefore, parents want to know how to boost their children's intellectual development. Thankfully, fostering intellectual development doesn't necessarily mean piles of books. There are foods and engaging activities that can enhance your children's intelligence. We introduce them to you. Intellectual Development: How We Can Make Our [...]

6 Must-Read Dystopian Novels That Predicted the Society We Live in Today

By |2019-03-17T16:09:31+03:00January 13th, 2019|Categories: Education & Technology, Food for thought, Futurism & Technology, Literature|Tags: , , , , , |

In the past, we only dreamed of fantastic things. Through various dystopian novels, we imagined ideas and technologies…some technologies that exist in our world today. Do you remember the 70s or the 80s? What about the times before? Maybe you’ve been on this earth long enough to remember as far back as the 30s and [...]

Generations of Bored Kids: Why Today’s Children Struggle to Have Fun

By |2019-03-17T16:12:09+03:00January 3rd, 2019|Categories: Education, Food for thought, Personal Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In the past, there were not so many bored kids. Children were able to create fun and not depend on the fun to be catered to them. I am a child of the 70s, and for me, fun was utilizing my imagination. Although I did go through troubles and trauma, I found moments of goodness [...]

5 Science-Backed Memory Hacks That Will Help You Remember Anything

By |2018-12-15T21:22:23+03:00December 15th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Self-Improvement, Tips for Students|Tags: , , , , , , |

It’s been a long time since I had to study for an exam. But can science improve the way we study? A recent study suggests that by using certain memory hacks, we can remember more. We have all at some time had to study for an important exam. So it is fair to say that [...]