Mobile apps for Qualitative Research

Research and Mobile seem to be getting well along together.  With all the capabilities mobile has to offer and the need for the research industry to be faster and better in data gathering, this tandem can really pull off a trailblazing show. Thanks to mobile devices, qualitative research has now been given a new lease … Continue reading Mobile apps for Qualitative Research



RANDOMIZED TRIALS IN EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH Experimental research helps test and possibly provide evidence on which to base a causal relationship between factors. In the late 1940s, Ronald A. Fisher (1890–1962) of England began testing hypotheses on crops by dividing them into groups that were similar in composition and treatment to isolate certain effects on the … Continue reading RANDOMIZED TRIALS IN EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH: Experimental Research

Free Apps for Vocabulary Learning

The opposites - Students need to pair up antonyms appearing on their screens. Presented with the written and spoken forms of a word, they need to scan the screen looking for its opposite. Hidden Objects -  Students need to locate a list of items in a crowded picture. This works well if a theme such … Continue reading Free Apps for Vocabulary Learning

TED Ideas Worth Spreading

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design. Since then its scope has become ever broader. Along with two annual conferences — the TED Conference in Long Beach and Palm Springs each spring, and the TEDGlobal conference … Continue reading TED Ideas Worth Spreading