Intrinsic Motivation in Education

Intrinsic Motivation in Education

Intrinsic Motivation in Education Motivating students to engage in meaningful learning activities is often difficult, especially during the pandemic, when classes lack the connection that in-person learning offers. Many educators employ a carrot and stick approach...
Executive Functioning & Viinko

Executive Functioning & Viinko

When I began working on Viinko my first stop was research. I spoke with dozens of people and read hundreds of articles to better understand both the problem I had identified and the solutions I thought might help. One thing I quickly discovered was that what I...
Information Overload – Impact on Students

Information Overload – Impact on Students

Information Overload – Impact on Students The rise in technology has improved quality of life for most of us markedly. The list of improvements is vast and varied – transportation, information, medical capabilities, etc. But every improvement has its...
Parents and Teachers – Closing the Gap

Parents and Teachers – Closing the Gap

Parents and Teachers – Closing the Gap 63% of families in the U.S. are dual income homes – a number that has steadily increased over the past few decades. Dual income households carry many benefits including extra cash flow, stronger savings, and higher levels...