Increasing Brain Power by Tim Bryce
... Scheduled breaks are effective but they too can face the problem of repetition; e.g., workers work around anticipated breaks. In contrast, unscheduled breaks often have a better effect as it disrupts worker expectations. Think of it as a game of "Musical Chairs." Sometimes a simple change of scenery can help break up repetition. Instead of meeting at the same place over and over again, try a different physical venue to perk up worker interest. * HealthRegardless of how logical we believe ...
The GED Math Test: About the Casio fx-260 Calculator by Leonard Williams
... -- the test requires only basic knowledge and application of a few functions. And this knowledge will actually help test candidates solve the test's more complicated problems. The Casio fx-260 is worth learning. Understanding goes a long way toward reducing "math anxiety" and should improve the final GED Test math score. For additional GED study tips and math test tips, test information and free resources on the GED test, official testing sites, financial aid and student support, visit
Children With Learning Disabilities by Aaron Schwartz
... These disabilities can concern inability to read, problems in math reasoning, difficulties with syntax, some visual and audio difficulties. These children cannot follow properly the regular school program because of their learning disabilities but they can profit by a restricted and adjusted program. The problem of their efficient education is really pressing one. The philosophy of the instructional design consists in the following. Very often children with learning disabilities cannot gasp ...
Weight Loss One Step at a Time by Kory Doszpoly
... We go to work to make a living. We try to make it as enjoyable as possible, but it is still just a job. We need to get away, so we donít feel imprisoned, and so that we can go on for a long time to come. This is why I decided to integrate a day off into the program. On this day, I celebrate a week of ďjob well done.Ē Thus the name Reward Diet(TM). My day off is my opportunity to eat whatever and however much I desire. Iíve learned that it is impossible to undo an entire weekís progress in ...
Coaching Every Play! by Jeffrey Summers
... Not a novel idea but then again it is 2005 and I still rant over how a manager/owner can expect to be like restaurant number 1, and sit at a table in the dining room all day working the keys of a calculator trying to come up with the math that will allow him to pay his bills. Then wonder why he canít. But I digress. Hey! Letís talk football! Restaurant number 1, (letís call it my restaurant) has a GM/Owner who, like the great Coach on a very good football team, is on the sidelines watching ...
Secrets from the Classroom: Avoiding Summer Learning Loss by Rob Stringer
... Using pen and paper or even a spreadsheet, give them a budget and see if they can plan meals, activities and lodgings for one of the days (math & problem solving). Designate one of your children the trip mapmaker (art, math) or map reader (math). Still others could be in charge of creating a family journal or scrapbook (writing, art). The possibilities are limited only by your imagination. Have a Family Games Night. Traditional board games give so many opportunities to reinforcing acedemic ...
R U Wurreed Cuz Yur Cid Kant Spel? by Jeffrey Hauser
... But the problem of spelling is spreading among adults in general. My thinking is that if someone goes to the trouble of posting a business website, get a proofreader. There’s no excuse for misspellings, sometime right in the main header. I even understand there’s an entire market for buying articles on Ebay that are misspelled. Like Guchi (Gucci), Louis Viton (Vuitton), and Tommy Hillfigger (Hilfiger), and therefore, not receiving many offers at auction.
Notable Notes - Study Tips for the Struggling Students by Brian Shannon
... well as keeping them legible for later in the semester. (It always amazed me how I couldn't read my own handwriting or follow my own thoughts just two weeks later.) This will also cut down on the amount of time you will need to review your notes later when preparing for a test. Make a habit of reviewing your notes before class each week and not waiting until the night before the test. It will allow you to participate more in class, and provide for a better understanding of the course work.