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The use of technology in the classroom: are we there yet?

Technology has always been a driver of progress. But will we ever reach a truly tech-integrated destination in the classroom? Anyone who has worked in a classroom will undoubtedly have encountered the whiteboard marker on the smart board debacle. The situation usually arises when a teacher, versed in the ways of the smart board, is […]

Cicero on Quintessentially Q Guide – August

‘Game2Learn’ English Writing Course Is it possible to reinvigorate the online learning experience? The team behind ‘CICERO: Study Solutions’ thinks so. To that end, they have created an online version of their ‘Game2Learn’ English writing course that allows students to participate from the comfort of their own homes, all the while  maintaining the interactivity of […]

Cicero on Quintessentially Q Guide – July

‘Cicero: Study Solutions’ is changing attitudes towards how we learn. Bringing together their years of teaching experience and interest in ludology, they develop wholly original approaches to the delivery of language lessons for Lower Secondary students. Pioneering innovative new ways to reignite student interest for academic study prior to the resumption of academic studies in […]

Incorporating new ways of studying in classrooms

Right now, with most academic institutions shaken by the global health crisis, educators are searching for ways to mitigate the COVID-shaped hole occupying every tier of study.   It is worth remembering, then, that for any learning strategy to become successful, it must in some way encourage independent enquiry. Students can acquire skills or information through their presence in class, but it is engagement with it in their own time that fosters retention.   (This is surely how we justify […]