Educators educating Educators

Oct 20

Welcome



~Hi, Bob McCormick and Welcome to Stuff4Educators

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Monthly EdTip: For an discussion of current and helpful educational practices, insights, and topics, refer to the monthly EdTip!


Which is more important to learning - pictures or reading/text?


What does the first edition of the USA Today have to do with education? It will help explain the answer to two questions: After information is presented orally, what percentage is remembered after 72 hours, and after information is presented orally including a picture, what percentage is remembered after 72 hours?

Read this month’s October 2017 Ed Tip to discover why pictures are an enormously important factor in learning and initailly more vital than reading.

Vision:Pictures vs Reading Text - October 2017

 

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What this site is about

If you are looking for easy and instantaneous advice to improve the quality of education your students receive, you have come to the right site.

This site will provide you with some tried and true teaching methods, but will also introduce you to some new, cutting-edge, challenging philosophies and theories that will stimulate and excite you and hopefully open up new avenues of thought.

Explore the tabs on the right-hand side that are arranged based on possible interest area or topic.

For an discussion of current and helpful educational practices, insights, and topics, refer to the monthly Ed Tip!

Sit back and enjoy the site by discovering and investigating interesting topics while simultaneously evaluating, questioning, and speculating their potential usefulness in your classroom.

Most importantly, I hope this site improves the quality of education your students receive by providing you with some helpful teaching methods, techniques, and practices along with cutting edge and thought-provoking philosophies, theories, and insights into our profession.

Let me know what you think. All questions, comments and yes, even criticisms, are enormously welcome and appreciated.

~ Thanks ~

bob mccormick

Rjm919@yahoo.com





News

Which is more important in learning: pictures or text/reading?

What does the first edition of the USA Today have to do with education? It will help explain the answer to two questions:

After information is presented orally, what percentage is remembered after 72 hours, and after information is presented orally including a picture, what percentage is remembered after 72 hours?

Read this month’s October 2017 Ed Tip to discover why pictures are a very important factor in education.