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How has the internet changed education



Anki.net is a free (pay by donation) flashcard service that helps you remember terms by reminding you of terms frequently, at a pace of your choice. You can choose to be reminded of a term tomorrow, in 3 days, or in a week. The Anki system automatically keeps track of the repetition cycle you want, and prompts you with the words you want to learn as scheduled. The Anki application can be downloaded to your blackberry, laptop or other computer, automatically prompting you to learn some new English words everyday or everytime you go online. One of the best features is that you can find prepared ‘ decks’ of words created by others, for a fast and easy way to expand your English vocabulary quickly and easily. Even learning 20 new words a day can greatly increase your vocabulary in a short span of time, especially if you choose to learn the most popular words in the English language, as listed here

(this is part 1 of 7, follow the above link in youtube.com to watch all seven parts)


Maximise the Power of Your Brain

Tony Buzan is the inventor of Mind Maps, the revolutionary thinking tool used by over 250 million people to help them unleash their mental potential. He is the world’s leading authority on the brain, learning and memory. His multi-million copy best selling books are available in 100 countries in 30 languages. He lectures worldwide and acts as a consultant to multi-national companies, governments, and athletes. He has recently launched the world’s first official mind mapping software tool – iMindMap.

Visit ThinkBuzan.com for more information