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Paris school using AI to monitor if pupils are distracted

Starting in September, two online classes from the ESG business school will be using a facial recognition program called Nestor to measure students’ engagement and attention.

9 hours ago from Daily Mail

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'Authentic' teachers are better at engaging with their students

Teachers who have an authentic teaching style are more positively received by their students, according to new research published in the National Communication Association's journal, Communication ...

22 hours ago from Phys.org

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Study examines role of business angels during periods of austerity

Government support for 'business angels' is essential even in times of austerity, according to research involving the University of East Anglia (UEA) and University of Glasgow.

17 hours ago from Phys.org

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Laptops and tablets in the classroom: How to integrate electronic devices in the university

Researchers from the University of Seville have published the study "To take or not to take the laptop or tablet to classes, that is the question", which has been selected for publication by ...

14 hours ago from Phys.org

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The 'ideal' teacher? It's all in your mind

Two Concordia researchers are turning to Reddit for a more accurate picture of public perceptions of teachers and teaching.

Thu 25 May 17 from Phys.org

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New research proves the 'migrant work ethic' exists, in the short term

The received wisdom that migrant workers have a stronger 'work ethic' than UK-born workers is proven for the first time, in a new study of Central and East European migrants, from the University ...

Thu 25 May 17 from Phys.org

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Half of mayoral elections in six US states are unopposed

Approximately half of mayoral elections in six U.S. states are unopposed, and unopposed elections are on the rise, according to a report from the Center for Local Elections in American Politics ...

Wed 24 May 17 from Phys.org

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Change at work linked to employee stress, distrust and intent to quit, new survey finds

At a time of change and uncertainty across the country, American adults who have been affected by change at work are more likely to report chronic work stress, less likely to trust their employer ...

Wed 24 May 17 from Phys.org

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Improve evolution education by teaching genetics first

Evolution is a difficult concept for many students at all levels, however, a study publishing on May 23 in the open access journal PLOS Biology has demonstrated a simple cost-free way to significantly ...

Tue 23 May 17 from Phys.org

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Do consent decrees adequately address police misconduct?

In recent years, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) has forced reform in police departments through the consent decree process, in which departments have agreed to take specific actions without ...

Tue 23 May 17 from Phys.org

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