The power of learning lies within ourself, Let’s understand oneself in a better way
We learn through the whole life, but do we do it effectively? Are there any methods that will help us to learn faster? in this article we will try to answer those questions by listing out some links connected with learning. Some of the links will be about methods of learning and some about motivation or simply about sources that help to learn. If you are interested go ahead and read!
“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”
― Mahatma Gandhi
Open sources – a real revolution!
Richard Baraniuk talks on open-source learning in the video below. He is a professor at Rice University. He has created a platform that allows teachers to upload text books that may be changed by other specialists from all around the world. Students may download those textbooks for free and print them – it is very cheap and allows students to gain knowledge that may not be accessible in their countries.
“Any fool can know. The point is to understand.”
― Albert Einstein
Coursera – Online Learning
Coursera is a platform that contains a lot of courses designed by professors from top international universities. All courses are free and anyone can join them. The idea helps students from all around the world to take part in classes that are interesting and highly valuable. As it is a reliable source of knowledge everyone should consider signing in!
“We learn from failure, not from success!”
What is your learning style?
Each person is different and that’s why learning styles differ depending on people’s personality and predispositions. If we know what is our preferred style of learning we may learn in more effective way. Below you will find a link to the website that will help you to understand your preferences of learning and give you some advice on how to use your skills.
Click Here To Know About Your Learning Style
“Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is.”
How to organize your ideas? Create a mind map!
Mind mapping is a very useful method of organizing your thoughts. It may help you to sort your ideas and create groups that will be easier to deal with. There is a link below that will take you to the website about the method and some tips that may help you to create a first mind map 😉
Click Here To Know About Yours