Tag: research

Body Posture Affects Moods

A recent article from Canwest News Service said that recent research conducted at Hobart and William Smith College in New York state, has found that the “mere act of folding your arms increases perseverance and activates an unconscious desire to succeed.” Now the first response of people when they see someone with his/her arms folded, is …

Are MOOCs Failing Low-Income Users? The Problems MOOCs Fail to Solve

  This generation which is coming of age in an era of connectivity produced massive open online courses: free online college-level courses aimed at remote and underserved populations. MOOCs are intended to educate enrollees and provide them with the information and skills necessary to improve their lives and their communities. However, MOOCs have hit a …