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Perfect Captions: your life with subtitles App for iOS

Perfect Captions is a fantastic app that can help children bring photographs to life. Whether they are snapping pictures with... see more
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Author: Big Blue Pixel Inc.
Date Added: Aug 29, 2013 Date Modified: Apr 02, 2014
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How Laughing Leads to Learning

The author describes how a statistics professor uses humor in his classroom to decrease student anxiety towards statistics. ... see more
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Author: Zak Stambor
Date Added: Jul 28, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 21, 2013
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Humor, Analogy, and Metaphor: H.A.M. it up in Teaching

This article describes how humor can provide benefits in the college classroom. Humor is appreciated by both students and... see more
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Author: Randy Garner
Date Added: Jul 28, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 06, 2010
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Keeping students engaged in large lecture classes

Dr. Hemmick is a proponent of the lecture method of content delivery. He uses a number of strategies to make his lectures... see more
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Author: Graham Glynn
Date Added: Sep 16, 2010 Date Modified: Jul 18, 2013
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Why Use Humor in the Classroom?

Tnis is an excerpt from a paper in process by Ron Deiter, Professor of Economics, netitled "What's So Funny About Teaching... see more
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Author: Ron Deiter
Date Added: Jul 28, 2008 Date Modified: Aug 02, 2012
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Borne to Blog

״In here you will find soul-searching life experiences, testimony, humor, and poetry. All from the seasoned viewpoint of an... see more
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Author: Milt Wear
Date Added: Jun 29, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 29, 2011
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Proyecto Aplicado: Estrategias humorísticas

Nuestra investigación-acción se centro en un problema recurrente de nuestros alumnos en el ambiente académico universitario ... see more
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Author: María Alejandra Toro Monreal, Karin Lampert
Date Added: Apr 10, 2013 Date Modified: Apr 10, 2013
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The Torch or The Firehose: A Guide to Section Teaching

“Getting an education at MIT is like trying to drink from a firehose.” — folk saying The Torch or The Firehose: A Guide to... see more
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Author: Prof. Arthur Mattuck
Date Added: Jun 09, 2011 Date Modified: Jun 09, 2011
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The Torch or The Firehose: A Guide to Section Teaching

This is a free, online textbook that is offered in conjunction with MIT's OpenCourseWare.  This book "is a guide to... see more
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Author: Arthur Mattuck
Date Added: Mar 24, 2010 Date Modified: Jun 09, 2010
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Use of Humor in the Classroom

This chapter from a book is subtitled, "The Good, the Bad, and the Not-So-Funny Things That Teachers Say and Do״. According... see more
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Author: Melissa Wanzer
Date Added: Feb 21, 2013 Date Modified: Feb 21, 2013
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