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The LSU Top 5 #22

This is the 22nd of our weekly links to the top 5 interesting bits and pieces we’ve found from around the internet. (Linking doesn’t mean we necessarily agree with these articles!) Are you smarter than a 5th grader? – Behind Frenemy Lines Texas State Representative Gene Wu found fifth grade exams confusing so challenged his colleagues to see how […]

The LSU Top 5 #20

This is the twentieth of our weekly links to the top 5 interesting bits and pieces we’ve found from around the internet. (Linking doesn’t mean we necessarily agree with these articles!) The Trouble With Online College – The New York Times This is a brief account of the problems with online learning, especially MOOCs. Although there are […]

Facebook and learning

By David DeBrot, LSU This is David’s article that appeared in Thanh Nien News and Vietweek News on 04/01/2013. Social media tools such as Facebook are used in advertising, marketing and commerce. But could it also help you with your studies? I think it may. ‘Social media’ is a bit of a misnomer as it seems to conflate being […]