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Budno spavanje: Meditacija nam stavlja osmijeh na lice, odmara um i sprema nas za novi dan

Budno spavanje: Meditacija nam stavlja osmijeh na lice, odmara um i sprema nas za novi dan Naučnici s Odjela za psihologiju pri Univerzitetu u Wisconsinu meditaciju definišu kao praksu u kojoj osoba trenira vlastiti um kako bi došla do određenih benefita ili kako bi pokušala doći do stanja u kojem sadržaj uma ne doživljava kao samoidentificirajući faktor. Svakako je jasno da se me...

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For gifted children, being intelligent can have dark implications

For gifted children, being intelligent can have dark implications Reed Ball started playing Monopoly with his family at age three—and beat them. In the early 1980s, he was one of the first kids to have a “portable” computer, a 10-kilogram Amstrad PPC512. Reed brought it to class until one of the school’s bullies knocked it out of his hands and down a stairwell. Reed was a math whiz...

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A teacher gave her 8-year-old students iPads and discovered one huge drawback

A teacher gave her 8-year-old students iPads and discovered one huge drawback When Launa Hall, a teacher in northern Virginia, gave each of her third graders an iPad, they were psyched. Many of them had never had a tablet, and the appeal, was immediate and powerful, she writes in the Washington Post. A teacher gave her 8-year-old students iPads and discovered one huge drawbackWhen Launa Ha...

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What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades

What’s Lost as Handwriting Fades Does handwriting matter? Not very much, according to many educators. The Common Core standards, which have been adopted in most states, call for teaching legible writing, but only in kindergarten and first grade. After that, the emphasis quickly shifts to proficiency on the keyboard. But psychologists and neuroscientists say it is far too soon to declare ...

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