If you’re starting uni straight after finishing high school, it can be a bit tricky to get your head around how differently some things work at uni (compared to your school). The biggest difference between high school and university is that you're treated as an adult. That means you get to take greater control of how you spend your time and what you study. It also means that your education is your responsibility, no one is going to do it for you. We know there's a lot to get your head ar
Languages play a vital role in preserving our traditions, history and mode of thinking. They impact our identity, communication and education. Multilingual societies exist through their languages, which allow them to transmit traditional knowledge and cultures, achieve quality education and build inclusive societies. Mother-tongue based multilingual education is a key component of inclusion in education. We asked Dr. Eleonore Smalle about the recent findings in the field of language learning.
Salt – it’s a natural resource found everywhere from the ocean to our tears, it’s tasty and it can be really cheap to buy. But like many things, too much salt isn’t great, especially for our health. Myth 1: All salt is out to kill you and you shouldn’t eat any of it Eating too much salt can contribute to high blood pressure, which is linked to conditions like heart failure and heart attack, kidney problems, fluid retention, stroke and osteoporosis. You might think this should mea
April Fools’ pranks are an old tradition in American and European cultures, but no one knows the exact origins of the holiday. One of the most popular theories has to do with changing calendars in the 1500s. According to this explanation, the new year had been traditionally celebrated at the start of spring. When France changed to the Roman calendar, the new year fell in January. Those who were slow to adopt the change, often people who lived in the countryside, became known as "April fools
Have a look at the advertisement below. What will you focus on first? Your gaze is most likely drawn to the highlighted woman. That’s the whole point of using a marker. The critical parts pop out. That’s one effect colors have: they attract attention. In this post, we are going to look at different perspectives on the effects of colors on behavior. Jumpstart 2020 and read what colors can do for you. Stabilo ad showcasing the effects of colors on behavior. As described, colors c