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Does a Distributed Team Work?: Why It’s Best for Pixc

Pixc has been an adventure since the beginning. Honestly? It’s like nothing I’ve ever done before, and that’s what’s been so exhilarating. I’m …

Personalized Learning Vs Personalization of Learning

Every time I work with a school district, I hope that they learn from me because I learn from them. Recently, in Del Mar Schools, Laura Spencer …

4-Minute Workout That Replaces 1 Hour in the Gym

Utjecaj tjelesne aktivnosti na razvoj kognitivnih sposobnosti djece

Znanja i vještine koje djeca posjeduju u trenutku kada započinju svoj put u školskom obrazovnom sustavu uvelike utječu na njihov osobni i …

Mame utječu na sposobnost pamćenja djece

Osim mnogih drugih, majke imaju ključnu ulogu u razvoju naprednih kognitivnih sposobnosti svoje djece, kao što su, primjerice, pamćenje, sposobnost …

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p><b>Article featured: Inc., Time, Observer, Business.com, Life Hacker, &</b> …

13 Honest Books About Slavery Young People Should Actually Read

No, the biggest concern of enslaved people wasn't whether there was enough sugar to make a cake for their master's birthday.<p>This week, after severe criticism, Scholastic pulled a newly published picture book entitled <i>A Birthday Cake for Mr. Washington</i>. The book, which was written by Ramin Ganeshram …

Black History

Strategies for Encouraging Effective Student Discussions

If you’re not already following Jennifer Gonzalez’ site, <i>Cult of Pegadogy</i>, I strongly recommend that you start doing so. Gonzalez regularly publishes …

Teaching

31 things your kids should be doing instead of homework

There are many aspects of my more than decade-long career as a teacher that I'm proud of. My reputation for giving lots and lots of homework is not …

99 Quick and Fascinating Facts About the Human Body

The only part of the body that has no blood supply is the cornea of the eye. It receives oxygen directly from the air. The human brain has a memory …

Chemistry

Stop Worrying About Millennials Leaving Your Company

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

3 Questions To Guide Teaching Through Learning Stations

<b>3 Questions To Guide Teaching Through Learning Stations</b><p>by <b>Suzy Pepper Rollins</b>, <i>myedexpert.com</i><p><i>This is sponsored content</i><p>Learning stations can be a …

The Educator Hive

Smore is an online website builder that lets you create delicious, bite-size websites that are easy to make and impossible to mess up. Beautiful …

Web Design

Amazing Virtual Field Trip Ideas with Google Street Views

Overview<p>We all know and love Google Maps. But did you know that the Street View Pegman has few more tricks up his sleeve? Google Street Views takes …

Free Online Course Materials

OCW Educator Portal<p>OCW Educator helps education professionals navigate the vast library of openly licensed MIT teaching materials available on MIT …

The 37 Best Websites to Learn Something New

Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and …

Learning

An Incredibly Helpful List of 71 Free Online Courses and Tutorials

Is your house full of clutter?<p>Are you looking for some help to finally get things under control?<p>Decluttering is the act of removing clutter, or all …

From self-portraits to street art: 1,000 museums at your fingertips

Educational Websites

<b>Cybrary Man's Educational Web Sites</b><b><br>The internet catalogue for students, teachers, administrators & parents.</b><b> <br>Over 20,000 relevant links personally</b> …

Unleash your inner Mozart with Skoove, a piano teaching app now for your iPad

You may not become Mozart overnight, but there is nothing stopping you from trying now that Skoove, the 21st-century piano-learning platform, is …

How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Education

by<p>Education, the ability to pass on knowledge, is one of the most ancient practices that sets humans apart from all other species on earth. It is …

Disagree With a Student’s Opinion?

But what happens if the opinion that a student shares is one that you totally disagree with? The answer, of course—and it’s hard sometimes—is to keep …

How Design Thinking Helps Students Take Action

Design thinking is a classroom strategy that can facilitate 21st century skills while allowing students to take action through projects they are …

Parents may be sending kids to school too early in life, according to Stanford researchers

A study out of Stanford University has found kids whose parents waited to enroll them in kindergarten by age 6 (instead of 5) had measurably better scores on tests of self-control by the time they were 7 and 11.<p>Self-control — known to psychologists as "executive function" — is one of the more …

Self Control

Equitable, Purposeful Homework

The End of Homework<br>July 17, 2014 | Volume <b>9</b> | Issue <b>21</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Equitable, Purposeful Homework<p>Jennifer Orr<p>No matter the setting, size, or …

5 on point strategies for teaching anything in the digital age

Using digital age inquiry to create deeper learning<p>Let’s face it, it’s highly unlikely that you are as engaging to learners as YouTube, Instagram or …

Designing The Perfect School: 7 Principles Of Sustainable Learning

<b>Designing The Perfect School: 7 Principles Of Sustainable Learning</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>What would the opposite of the industrial learning model–the existing …

25+ Front Door Colors and Ideas for the Prettiest House on the Block

It's the easiest way to add instant curb appeal.<p>Go sunny with a cheery yellow, demure with a dove gray, or bold with a true red. After all, your front door is your home's first impression. Make it a good one.

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