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Galileo Galilei

2018-10-09T06:53:48+00:00 Categories: Blog, Students, Teachers|Tags: , |

Galileo Galilei was an Italian natural philosopher, astronomer and mathematician, born in February 15, 1564 in Pisa (Italy). He made major contributions to the sciences of motion, astronomy and development of scientific methods. He was known as father of modern physics. The famous Galileo telescope is actually named after him.

Law of Pendulum

  • The first law […]

Johannes Kepler

2018-09-14T10:03:31+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|Tags: |

Johannes Kepler, a German mathematician, astronomer, and astrologer was born on December 27, 1571. He is a prominent personality of 17th century.

Work Profile:

He started as a mathematics teacher at a seminary school in Graz and later went onto become an associate of Prince Hans Ulrich von Eggenberg

He works as an assistant to the astronomer Tycho […]

Ernest Rutherford

2018-09-04T15:08:12+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|

Ernest Rutherford, one of the greatest scientists of all time, was born in an Island of New Zealand on August 30, 1871. He was the fourth of 12 youngsters. His dad James had little education while his mother Martha filled in as a teacher.

Ernest Rutherford went to Free State schools through 1886, when he won […]

“International Pi Day” – Why and How is it Celebrated ?

2018-03-14T15:54:44+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|Tags: |

March 14th is one of the days where people enjoy desserts to celebrate Math in the name of “Pi Day”. You don’t need to be typical math savvy to remember one of the popular mathematical expression- Pi () or 3.14. To refresh your memory about pi, let us tell you that, it’s nothing but the […]

International Women’s Day and the Struggle for Equality

2018-03-08T10:39:31+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|Tags: , |

International Women’s Day is celebrated globally on 8th March every year. On this day, the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women are remembered. Women, who are engaged in politics, business, education, inventions, entrepreneurship, and television, are usually felicitated on this day. This day also calls for an improvement in gender equality in today’s […]

How to raise a prodigy and the Importance of Extra curricular activities for a child

2018-01-25T07:19:23+00:00 Categories: Blog, Students, Teachers|

Let us start by finding out the actual meaning of the word “Prodigy”. This English word is actually derived from the Latin word called “prodigium” that means a monster who violates natural order. Now, the English word does not quite literary mean “monster” but it describes anyone who possesses exceptional skills at a very young […]

Why Learners Forget Information and How to Remember What We Learned?

2018-08-31T12:53:01+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|Tags: , |

Our Brain is an organ that is taken for granted to retain as much information as possible. However, our brain also forgets. To explain how fast or slow the brain tends to forget information researchers refer to what is called – the forgetting curve.

What is the forgetting curve?

The forgetting curve is a graph of data […]

How to use a simple method to remember everything you learn

2018-08-31T12:56:29+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|Tags: , , |

What is spaced learning?

With advancement in science, learning and retaining the absorbed knowledge has become easier. The constant researches and studies that are conducted on human brain, have helped guide students to learn in a smart way rather than toiling for hours and burning midnight oil.

Spaced repetition is one such learning technique. This technique advises […]

How to learn and train better by reducing cognitive load

2017-08-31T10:04:14+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|Tags: , , |

Definition:

‘Cognition’ or the ability of the human brain to learn/understand any information depends on the load or amount/volume of information that is supplied to it in any given amount of time.  Thus, the Cognitive Load Theory proposes that learners are capable of absorbing/retaining the supplied information effectively only if there their mental capacity is not […]

Tips to Balance Your Study and Play Time

2017-08-24T14:49:08+00:00 Categories: Blog, Parents, Students, Teachers|Tags: , , , , |

Striking the right balance is what most people are unable to do, when studying for important exams. Play time and study time are both equally important for a student`s overall output. Human brains are not designed to study non-stop like robots, hence they need their break-time too.

Given below are some tips as to how to […]

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