Matrix learning about the way we live #technology #education #innovation #thinkdifferently

Our world is data driven. We transfer information and communicate through binary, 1’s & 0’s. Our media, email and navigation relies on the web of data servers and information nodes. The percentage of consumers using mobile devices is raising exponentially. The researchers at MIT Senseable City Lab are utilizing this freely available data to learn

Poor working memory impacts social development too! #learning #ADHD #thinkdifferently

In previous posts, we have talked about some of the effects of Will’s poor working memory on his academic progress but it has impacted his social development too. Poor working memory can delay the development of higher order pragmatic language skills, empathy and understanding. Will’s inefficiencies in switching attention have lead him to appear immature,

Understanding Will – Part 3: Developing concentration, reducing distraction #learning #ADHD #thinkdifferently

This is the third in a series of blog posts, Understanding Will,  in which we share what we have learnt about Will and how in understanding him better we have helped him to use different learning strategies. Will said: “I find it difficult to concentrate and am easily distracted, especially by noise and movement.” What