A mix of in-person and online learning may boost student performance, reduce anxiety

Before online learning existed, the traditional lecture was the only option for college courses. Students who skipped class risked missing valuable information. Researchers found that online content accompanied by weekly class meetings — a ‘blended’ course format — may improve performance in students at risk for failing. In addition, fewer students withdrew from the blended format class.
Source: Science Daily

Flexible content delivery, student-faculty interaction frees time without hurting grades

Medical students face an intense workload and often struggle to juggle priorities. Similarly, medical school faculty must find time in their schedules to prepare lectures and for face-to-face interaction with students. To optimize student and faculty time and increase engagement between them, researchers ‘flipped’ their content delivery strategy upside down.
Source: Science Daily

WWDC student scholarship winners get meet-and-greet with Tim Cook, and free AirPods

  1. WWDC student scholarship winners get meet-and-greet with Tim Cook, and free AirPods  9to5Mac
  2. Apple CEO Tim Cook Shares Video of WWDC 2018 Scholarship Winners and Their Apps  Mac Rumors
  3. Tim Cook spends time with scholarship winners ahead of WWDC  AppleInsider
  4. What to expect from Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference  ABC News
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