Brian Gephart

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May These Star Wars Cocktails Be With You on May the Fourth

Forget Cinco de Mayo and the Kentucky Derby — there’s only one holiday this weekend that we’re concerned with, and that’s May 4th. Excuse us — May …

10 ways Google tools can make the end of the year ROCK

When the end of the school year is in sight, it’s a time of excitement coupled with the importance of finishing the year STRONG. The end of the …

Education Technology

Excellent Free Online Professional Development For Teachers!

MADPD is the name of a free online professional development opportunity coming up on May 6th.<p>Over 100 educators from around the world will be …

High School

25 Ways to use Google Forms in the Classroom (with examples!)

Google Forms is one of my favorite classroom tools. But here's the deal - most teachers aren't taking full advantage of what Google Forms has to …

Education Technology

25 Ways to use Google Forms in the Classroom (with examples!)

Google Forms is one of my favorite classroom tools. But here's the deal - most teachers aren't taking full advantage of what Google Forms has to …

This incredible map shows the undersea cables that keep the internet alive — and security services are worried Russia could cut them

This map shows how the huge, complicated network of undersea cables which keep the internet running is spread around the world.<p>The map, by telecom analytics company TeleGeography, uses coloured lines to show how there are many hundreds of fibre optic cables running under the world's oceans.<p>It shows …

UK Economy

Teach Your Kids About the Super Blue Blood Moon of Jan. 31 with These Activities

Early in the morning on Jan. 31, roughly half of Earth will be treated to a total lunar eclipse. As the moon moves through Earth's shadow, it will …

Astronomy

30 PlayStation 4 games every owner should have in their collection

There are many contributing factors to the PS4's dominance, but the biggest and most important reason is the games.<p>The PlayStation 4 can play most games available on other consoles, but it also has an incredible lineup of exclusive games that are literally not playable elsewhere.<p><b>Here are the 30 PS4</b> …

Rocket League

Ed Tech Digest

Three years ago, in another somewhat futile attempt to reduce the backlog of resources I want to share, I began this occasional “Ed Tech Digest” post …

13 Movers and Shakers Taking the Photography Industry by Storm

For those of us that love photography, it’s always fun seeing new products and services emerge that renew our passion for taking photos.To think that …

Landscape Photography

Project-based Learning: Teachers' Guide

January 06, 2017<br>According to BIE, project based learning is “an instructional approach built upon authentic learning activities that engage student …

Education Technology

20 epic hiking spots in southern British Columbia

WHEN YOU LOOK at a map of southern BC you see a lot wrinkles. Those are mountains, and where you find mountains you find meadows, valleys, …

50 Beginning Of The School Year Procedures For A Stress-Free Classroom

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7 Game Changer EdTech Tools to Personalize Your Classroom

By: Stephanie Shaw. There are thousands of edtech tools out there to help personalize your classroom, but here are seven that I found to be game …

Education Technology

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Tutorials

50 HTML5 Tools for Designers & Developers

Web development tools always make your web design project easier with the help of advanced features. HTML5 is the most popular language for …

Gear Closet: SOL Traverse Survival Kit

Need a handy little survival kit to carry with you on your outdoor adventures, but don't want to spend a lot of money putting a custom kit together? …

50 essential free resources for your graphic design projects

When it comes to being a designer, you’ll always need to stock up on graphics, stock photography and fonts as well as rely on other helpful tools to …

The Kalalau Trail Is Hands Down The Most Incredible Hike In America

An epic adventure awaits.<p>If you're looking for the most epic hike in America, get ready to pack your bags and head far, far west.<p>The Kalalau Trail on the Hawaiian island of Kauai weaves through one of the world's most famous natural wonders, the Na Pali coast. With 180-degrees of the electric blue …

18 incredible European destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

Some of these places are difficult to access, while others remain local secrets.<p>We've put together a list of 18 European destinations that you can enjoy without hordes of travelers, from one of France's most majestic villages to a breathtaking hiking trail in Sweden.<p><i>Sarah Schmalbruch wrote an</i> …

European Travel

HTML5 & CSS3 developer course bundle

The web is an ever-changing platform that can play host to tons of amazing content. If you don't have a site to show off your work, then there's no …

Web Design

Scientists Have Created a Painless Patch That Can Control Diabetes Without Injections

This is awesome.<p>Scientists have been struggling for decades to free diabetics from regular insulin injections. One of the main goals has been to …

Road Trip Guide: 5 Days on the Dark Side of California

It is time to start planning your summer getaway. Whether you are traveling with kids or going on an adults only getaway, <b>consider a classic American</b> …

Tahoe

This Professor’s Hilarious Extra Credit Questions Will Make You Wish You Were Taking His Tests Right Now

Most of the time, extra credit questions are dull but easy problems designed to give even those who didn’t get all the studying they needed to a few extra face-saving points. One professor, however, isn’t letting students get off so easy. Knowing how nerve-wracking a test can be, he’s turned his …

15 Web Design Tools to Try in 2016

If you are the owner of a business and website, or you are planning to be in the near future, there are various web design tools that you need to be …

The 30 Second Assessment

Brilliant or InsaneI know a few teachers this year who are committed to assessing students without testing them. That’s right: they’re not only …

Teaching

Excellent Story Writing Apps for Students

July 31, 2015<br>Below is a short collection of some interesting iPad apps students can use to help them with their writing and more specifically, …

Apps

The 10 best new web design tools in July

Anything that makes accessibility easier is a big help to any web designer's workflow so this month we were pleased to discover tota11y, a tool that …