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Hunger and Education

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How malnutrition is robbing the young of academic success. A study by Save the Children.


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Meditation and the Science Behind It

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Have you ever tried to meditate? It is really harder than you think, but the benefits can be great. See the below article from Psychology Today to see how mediation effects the brain.


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We invite you to participate in the upcoming IABE 2013-2104 Conferences as below:



IABE-2013 Las Vegas : Fall Conference, October 13-15, 2013:
•Submission Deadline: August 15, 2013! View the Call for Papers.
•Please visit our website www.iabe.com for more information on our refereed journals and the conference.
•Submit your paper online at www.iabe.com or email it to: admin@iabe.org


IABE-2014 Orlando : Winter Conference, March 16-18, 2014:
•Submission Deadline: February, 10, 2014! View the Call for Papers.
•Please visit our website www.iabe.com for more information on our refereed journals and the conference.
•Submit your paper online at www.iabe.eu or email it to: admin@iabe.org


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Persistence Plus, a start up, aims to help students stay in school by sending them messages of encouragement and other helps to their mobile phones.


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Testing your English Acumen

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Link to online quiz to measure your English grammar skills.


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Derek Thompson from the Atlantic writes that a new study found a strong correlation between broad band access and marriage rates. Read the article, pick apart the assumptions, examine the methodology, and come to your own conclusions.


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Sleep and Student Preformance

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The effects that lack of sleep can have on student performance.


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In this article from Scientific American new research indicates that sleep deprivation may indeed help decrease depression.


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Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales talks about the future of online education and MOOCS



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