Academic The Ultimate Guide to Experiential Learning Activities for Math

The Ultimate Guide to Experiential Learning Activities for Math

The Ultimate Guide to Experiential Learning Activities for Math As we talked about in a previous blog post, experiential learning—or learning by doing—helps students to better retain what they learn and appreciate the real-world relevance of the subjects with which they engage. Math in particular is one subject that gives many students anxiety. What’s more …

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Academic Konversation with Sarah Allmon: Choir Teacher, World Traveler, Language Lover, and Fashionista

Konversation with Sarah Allmon: Choir Teacher, World Traveler, Language Lover, and Fashionista

Konversation with Sarah Allmon: Choir Teacher, World Traveler, Language Lover, and Fashionista Konversai is starting a “Konversations” series as part of our blog where we conduct interviews with our users and learn more about who they are and what they do, both on and off Konversai. This week, we interviewed Sarah Allmon (brzyskis), a middle …

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Academic 5 Ways to Make Experiential Learning Part of Your School Year

5 Ways to Make Experiential Learning Part of Your School Year

5 Ways to Make Experiential Learning Part of Your School Year Whether you’re currently a student or you have long graduated, school has likely played an important role in your life in some way, shape, or form. For many people, school consists of studying, completing assignments, writing and passing exams, and moving on to the …

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Travel 11 Environmentally Friendly Travel Destinations

11 Environmentally Friendly Travel Destinations

11 Environmentally Friendly Travel Destinations Sustainability is a hot topic today, particularly when it comes to travel. As society is becoming increasingly conscious of its impact on the environment, eco-tourism has also been gaining popularity. Although many people might think that environmentally friendly and travel do not belong in the same sentence, several countries around …

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Art & Culture 8 Stunning Travel Destinations for Architecture Aficionados

8 Stunning Travel Destinations for Architecture Aficionados

8 Stunning Travel Destinations for Architecture Aficionados Imagine looking out the window of an airplane as it makes its descent into its travel destination. Are you filled with a sense of wonder as you think about taking in the breathtaking views of the buildings and the cityscape as a whole, anticipating being able to see …

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Travel 7 Ways Transformational Travel Will Change Your Life Path: Guest Blog

7 Ways Transformational Travel Will Change Your Life Path: Guest Blog

7 Ways Transformational Travel Will Change Your Life Path Guest Blog by Matthew Mason of NuMundo We travel because we are seekers. Our realities feel unfulfilling or discordant. A nagging voice whispers that there is more to life, to the world, and to ourselves. Yet it eludes us, this sense of contentment, of “making it,” …

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Language Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States

Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States

Handy Guide to Regional Slang in the 50 US States We’ve written before about how the same language can sound completely different in different countries. Specifically, we’ve explored the differences between American and British regionalisms and the various Spanish expressions used in the different Spanish-speaking countries. But what about regional slang within the same country? …

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Health & Fitness No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad

No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad

No-Fear Guide to Being Sick while Traveling Abroad So you’re super pumped for your trip abroad—a trip you’ve probably been looking forward to for months. After all your preparation and packing, you finally arrive, anxious to get your adventure started and to check off all those activities you have on your itinerary. But then the …

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Language Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries

Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries

Handy Guide to Expressions and Slang in Spanish-Speaking Countries In a previous blog, we explored some of the differences between British and American English. Especially in the case of expressions and slang, Americans and Brits often find themselves “divided by a common language,” if you will. However, as any second-language learner or traveler knows, this …

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