A Brief Overview of the Turing Test: A Test designed for testing the intelligence of machines

A Brief Overview of the Turing Test: A Test designed for testing the intelligence of machines

Developed by Alan Turing in 1950, the Turing Test was designed to test a machine’s ability to show intelligent behavior. The test dictates that a machine has to imitate a human being not just in terms of looks/appearance […]

20 Christmas Wishes For Your Greeting Cards and Presents

20 Christmas Wishes For Your Greeting Cards and Presents

So, it’s that time of the year again when you are thinking of ways to celebrate your Christmas (and the coming New Year) with your loved ones. Cards are on the table, stamps and envelopes on the ready, and all that is left […]

Top FOUR note-taking apps for students

Top FOUR note-taking apps for students

One of the greatest advantages of owning a smartphone is its ability to record notes. You, as a student (if you are, of course), can use this feature to your advantage. After all, notes are part and parcel of school and college ed […]

What Budget 2017-2018 Could Mean For New Zealand Students

What Budget 2017-2018 Could Mean For New Zealand Students

The education system in New Zealand is regarded as one of the best in the world for being extremely varied. The public educational system, in fact, has the highest percentage of public funding for education in the entire world. Ne […]

The meaning of Autistic Children

The meaning of Autistic Children

Autism is a neurological disorder which occurs in a child’s brain. In simple words when someone’s brain has trouble interpreting the things we see, hear, taste, touch and experience the person is said to be suffering f […]

How Students can Combat the feeling of being lost in the class

How Students can Combat the feeling of being lost in the class

Being lost in the class is one of the worst feeling and memories of school as it makes a child lonely and decreases his or her confidence. It is a feeling through which most of us have passed through. It hurts the child when they […]

Why It's Important for Students to Make Mistakes

Why It's Important for Students to Make Mistakes

In today’s world, education is of immense importance. Equally important is the process of getting educated, i.e., learning. Making mistakes is a part of the process of learning. A student cannot learn and master so […]

Learning Through Internships – The New Educational Strategy to watch out for

Learning Through Internships – The New Educational Strategy to watch out for

There have been many strategies in the recent past to make education more engaging and relevant to the students, but none has been more unique than Learning through Internships (LTI). This learning approach adopted by the Big Pict […]

Promoting Gender Equity in Classrooms

Promoting Gender Equity in Classrooms

The pre-conceived traditional gender stereotyping notions are prevalent even today. The root causes of such discriminating thoughts are the lack of awareness shown by the teachers on such stereotypes. The thinking of a c […]

Subjects that are Gaining in Importance in Today's Higher Education

Subjects that are Gaining in Importance in Today's Higher Education

With the boom in technology and advancement in science, many subjects are gaining importance in today’s higher education. Previously there were few subjects such as medical science, political science, history, architecture, […]

The Art of Writing an Essay

The Art of Writing an Essay

Writing an essay is an integral part of our education. It shows the understanding that we have for a particular subject. There are ways and means of writing an essay successfully with precision and make it comprehensive for people […]

A Definitive Guide to Using Google Docs in the Classroom

A Definitive Guide to Using Google Docs in the Classroom

Google has strategically rolled out plenty of tools that have found usage in scores of platforms. These tools have had a massive impact on the education industry. With technology taking long strides in revamping the conventiona […]