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8th ASIAN CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION
8TH ASIAN CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION
June 24-26, 2019
We are pleased to announce the 8th ASIAN CONFERENCE ON ENGINEERING EDUCATION (ACEE 2019) to be organized by Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (Malaysia) with the collaboration of Korea Maritime and Ocean University (Korea).ACEE 2019 ...

2nd Annual Personalized Learning Leadership Conference
2ND ANNUAL PERSONALIZED LEARNING LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
June 25-26, 2019
The SWPA Personalized Learning Network is thrilled to announce our 2nd annual Personalized Learning Leadership Conference, “Transforming Classroom Instruction with Personal and Student-Centered Practices.”  We have expanded the event this year! It’s now a two-day program. The ...

Brain-Friendly


The Birkenbihl Approach (BBA) means, learning as the brain loves to learn. Our brain - look to the minds of children - how they like to discover and to understand how things work. It uses neuro mechanisms like abstracting rules (grammar) and background listening (to build synapses for spelling).

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EVENTS

2nd Annual Personalized Learning Leadership Conference
2ND ANNUAL PERSONALIZED LEARNING LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
June 25-26, 2019
The SWPA Personalized Learning Network is thrilled to announce our 2nd annual Personalized Learning Leadership Conference, “Transforming Classroom Instruction with Personal and Student-Centered Practices.”  We have expanded the event this year! It’s now a two-day program. The ...

International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) 2019 Annual Conference
INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION (ISTE) 2019 ANNUAL CONFERENCE
June 23-26, 2019
The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is home to a passionate community of global educators who believe in the power of technology to transform teaching and learning, accelerate innovation and solve tough problems in education. ISTE inspires the creation of solutions and conne...