iPads Increase Math Engagement for Students

Educators are now saying that iPads increase math engagement for students. At a middle school in Pismo Beach, CA, students use iPads instead of paper and pencil to do math. “They put forth 10 times the amount of effort,” says teacher Kristi Fuller. iPads...

5 Secrets to Balancing Classes And Getting Good Grades

Every college student at some point faces an overloaded schedule and the prospect of getting poor grades. For some students figuring out how to get good grades determines whether they remain in college and this dictates their entire future. Luckily there are a few...

Is Electronic Media Making Smarter Kids?

My three year old daughter, Neta, is a bright kid.  She can write her name, do simple math, and trace the entire ABCs.  She has also been using an iPad since she was 18 months, knows how to pick her favorite games, watch videos, and if it was not for me changing my...

5 Tips to More Effective Communication

Most of us are horrible communicators. We worry about what others will think, so we hesitate and dance around uncomfortable subjects. We get distracted when other people talk to us by things going on around us and in our heads. We practice what we’re going to say...