Category Archives: Lists

5 great reads for young critical thinkers

An image from the book cover for ‘SLAY,’ one of the top 2019 five books for young critical thinkers. (Simon and Schuster) This article was written byHeba Elsherief, L’Université d’Ottawa/University of Ottawa At this time of year, “best of” lists abound, vying for our attention. But teachers and parents committed to principles of social justice are generally left searching for

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10 email tips to reduce anxiety

By:  Ricardo Twumasi, University of Manchester; Cary Cooper, University of Manchester, and Lina Siegl, University of Manchester Email and smart phones can be stressful. Academics are calling this constant work connection “technostress”. Consequently, many European countries are now offering employees the “right to disconnect”. The way email is used is complex, it cannot simply be labelled as “good” or “bad”

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5 best-selling books that teach kids about STEM

Research has shown that reading to kids can enhance their cognition, concentration and language skills. It’s also great bonding time and provides an opportunity to introduce little ones to the things you love. Here are some best-selling books designed to kick-start a life-long love affair with STEM subjects. (P.S: This article uses Amazon links and references Amazon reviews, but neither

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