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Rosevita Warda
Works at BHC Consulting
Attends DePaul University
Lives in Frankfurt, Germany
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Finally! Someone going against the grain...
Deeper learning, 21st century skills, critical thinking are nothing but buzzwords unless students are given a knowledge foundation.
Tom Loveless takes a look at the curriculum trend known as "deeper learning," and warns that removing ;efficient algorithms and fact-based learning ;in favor of "deeper understanding" ;does not necessarily lead to "deeper knowledge."
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History of the spelling bee
This year's Scripps National Spelling Bee is just around the corner (5/30 8 pm EST). Read on for more on the history of the spelling bee!
http://www.learnthat.org/news/history-of-the-spelling-bee/
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Study tips to ace the test
An estimated 35% of students are so nervous before high-stakes tests that it impairs their performance, says this article from the Wall Street Journal.
http://www.learnthat.org/news/study-tips-for-test/
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It’s not new or surprising: Employing people with weak spelling skills is expensive. Now, web technology actually let’s us measure the damage: A web entrepreneur reports in this BBC article that fixing a spelling error double...
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There are some basic grammatical errors on this G+ page which are letting you down too! It's instead of its and an unfinished sentence in About this community, for starters. HTH 
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We just launched our own LinkedIn group, Vocabulary Junction!

We welcome everyone passionate about education, literacy, and the English language. Our group consists of learners, teachers, tutors, parents, academics, and writers.

Please join us and tell your friends and colleagues!
Teaching/learning English vocabulary is a challenging. This group shares research, ideas, trivia, knowledge and inspiration: How the brain learns, how learning can be improved,...
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 "cna yuo raed tihs" is the start of an email that has been circulating since 2003. This blog explores why we can read this jumbled text and what it means.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of this message: fi yuo cna raed tihs, yuo hvae a sgtrane mnid too. I cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mind! Aoccdrn...
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Deliberate practice... talent is overrated

The notion of deliberate practice, first introduced by K. Anders Ericsson in a 1993Psychological Review article, went far beyond the simple idea of hard work. The key is continual improvement.

http://www.learnthat.org/news/deliberate-practice/
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Voices of Literacy
A beautiful movie about what it means to be comfortable with language and literacy:
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Social innovation can change the world.
Introduction
My passion is to find effective solutions for existing problems through social innovation: Using best practices of the non-profit and for-profit worlds and merge them for best results.

Over the last decades I had ample opportunity to put my ideas into practice, building and selling various organizations, some of which I still manage.

I also studied "Social Innovation Management" at Chicago´s DePaul University, and have authored and published a range of books and journalistic articles
Education
  • DePaul University
    Social Innovation Management, present
  • Berlin Institute of Technology
    History of Technology and Science
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Gender
Female
Work
Occupation
I have been working as an entrepreneur all my life, and have dedicated the last decade of my life exclusively to nonprofit/social projects. My special interest is social entrepreneurship, the intersection between the philanthropic sector and good business practices.
Skills
Project development, social innovation management. organizational and web development,
Employment
  • BHC Consulting
    CEO, Owner, 2012 - present
    BHC Consulting helps nonprofits secure their Google Ad Grant and make optimal use of it. Contact me us at support@BigHeartCloud.org for free access to our Ad Grant webinar. www.BigHeartCloud.org
  • LearnThat Foundation
    President and Partner Liaison, 2004 - present
    President and Partner Liaison.
  • AromaLand Inc.
    VP Sales and Marketing, Owner, 1998 - 2004
    Private Label and corporate sales, Public Relations, Content Marketing, Product Development, Sales strategy.
  • Various Start-Ups
    Entrepreneur, 1985 - 1998
    I've started and sold various business throughout my life.
  • Freelance Writer
    1983 - 2013
    I'm a three time published author and have worked for various print publications as a freelance journalist.
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Currently
Frankfurt, Germany
Previously
Sebastopol, CA - Berlin, Germany - Berkeley, CA