Category Archive: Ed News

These blogs have to do with education as a whole. I write about different topics concerning ed reform and educating our 21st century youth.

Nov 28

Diigo Links (weekly)

More fantastic resources! Check them out: Free Technology for Teachers: How to Use a Whiteboard in Google+ Hangouts On Friday I shared three tools that you and your students can use to host online tutoring sessions. One of my suggestions was to try using Google+ Hangouts with a whiteboard app called Web Whiteboard. Web Whiteboard …

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Nov 23

Diigo Links (weekly)

More great links to amazing resources! 9 Simple Ways To Improve Your Creativity Infographic – e-Learning Infographics Other Infographics Combining the latest findings in neuroscience, interviews with some of the most prominent inventors and creators of today as well as stories and quotes from history, the 9 Simple Ways To Improve Your Creativity Infographic puts …

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Nov 20

Diigo Links (weekly)

More amazing resources! Check out these links: What It’s Like on the Inside: A Wall to Invite Others In If you follow my other blog, then you know that I have set a challenge this year to tell 10 new data stories in 10 months. My goal is to only use data that we don’t …

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Nov 07

Diigo Links (weekly)

Another set of amazing links! Check these out: Arctic Sea Ice Is Losing Its Bulwark : Image of the Day Every year, we report on the melting and growth of Arctic sea ice, the vast sheath of frozen seawater floating on the Arctic Ocean and its neighboring seas. Much attention is focused on the area …

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Nov 01

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are some more awesome resources! Foldables tags:foldables notebook notebooks notebooking reading http://www.csun.edu/~krowlands/Content/Academic_Resources/Foldables/Basic%20Foldables.pdf tags:foldables notebook notebooks notebooking reading https://blogs.edutech.nodak.edu/badlandsreadingcouncil/files/2012/03/math-foldables.pdf tags:foldables notebook notebooks notebooking math mathematics Ikaros: First Successful Solar Sail tags:solar power power sail solar sun earth space astronomy JAXA | Small Solar Power Sail Demonstrator “IKAROS” tags:solar power power sail solar sun earth space …

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Oct 24

Diigo Links (weekly)

More amazing resources! Check these out: Sketchnoting in an Earth Science Classroom – tags:earth earth science science sketchnote sketchnotes sketchnoting Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Good Tools for Scheduling Follow-up Meetings After Parent-Teacher Conferences Parent-teacher conference season will be upon us shortly. Most schools have a system in place for scheduling the conferences so that …

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Oct 20

How Much Change is Enough?

I’ve watched these two powerful videos, which seem to be meant to go together or at least were inspired by the same problem. The problem? Modern day schooling, which hasn’t changed enough to do right by our modern day students. It’s no secret that education, as a system, is slow to change. That even with …

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Oct 19

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here is another batch of awesome resources! A Lesson on Workplace Motivation Infographic – e-Learning Infographics Is employee engagement at the forefront of your mind when you’re recruiting for a role? If not, it really should be. Studies show that only a small percentage of US workers are engaged at work. 20+ Apps Your Students …

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Oct 10

Diigo Links (weekly)

More excellent resources and great reads! Free Technology for Teachers: My Favorite Tools for Creating Screencast Videos – Updated AZ Screen Recorder is a fantastic free app for creating screencasts on your Android phone or tablet. Unlike a lot of Android screencasting apps AZ Screen Recorder does not require you to have root access to …

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Oct 03

Medals for All vs Medals for Finishing

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I started watching this season of Survivor. I’ve always liked Survivor and reality games like that because it appeals to the part of me that likes to see how people act in out of the ordinary situations. I did major in psychology in college after all. This season they are pitting Millennials against Gen X’ers. …

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