Dayna Mellberg

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16 Things Guaranteed To Make You Happy At Work

Let’s face it, happiness and work do not tend to go hand in hand. A 2013 Gallup study, which reported data from more than 180 million people, found that just 13% of us consider ourselves to be “happily engaged at work.”<p>Those who do rate themselves as happy are 36% more motivated, six times more …

Happiness

How to Transform Teaching with Tablets - Educational Leadership

Over the past four years, we at EdTechTeacher have seen an incredible surge in another type of technology in schools: the tablet computer. Led by …

Embed Flipboard Magazines On Your Website or Blog

Sharing magazines to your social networks is a great exercise in promotion, but if you want an attention-grabbing visual—a preview that pops—embed your magazine on your Website.<p>The easiest way to get started is to visit your magazine on the Web.<p>Hover you mouse over “Share” below the bottom right …

On the Red Couch with Cool Hunting’s Josh Rubin

<i>Editor-in-chief Josh Rubin started Cool Hunting as a “personal reference tool.” It was a way for him to digitally organize his inspirations. It wasn’t long before the site developed a loyal audience and became part of what Rubin calls the “media ecosystem”—which transformed his personal inspiration</i> …

How to Turn Your Tablet into a Productivity-Boosting Second Screen | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Tablets are great entertainment devices, but they aren’t always as useful for getting things done. If you want your tablet to be more than just a fun …

Dark Lord Funk - Harry Potter Parody of "Uptown Funk"

Harry Potter

Library Journal

Were you looking for Dewey Decimal Class 404? Didn’t think so.<p>If you typed the URL directly, please make sure the spelling is correct.<p>If you clicked …

Steampunk Valentine Fabrics and More on Spoonflower

If you haven’t heard of Spoonflower, it’s this awesome marketplace for indie fabric designs that feature everything from this week’s contest theme, …

Britannica ImageQuest: One image database to rule them all | Reference Online

Five years ago, Britannica released ImageQuest, a comprehensive, beautifully curated compendium of images. It’s back and better than ever, with a …

This Thursday: U.S. House of Rep. Hearing “How Emerging Technology Affects Student Privacy” Will Be Streamed Live

<b>UPDATE</b> <i>A live stream of the hearing will be available on YouTube. Access the stream here.</i><p>—<p>For those of you interested in privacy and technology here’s …

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Body image issues are something we all deal with. When you are looking in the mirror, it seems there is always something we fixate on, somet

Move forward, Monkey and Bar

Learn more about mental health disorders and treatments from a trusted source. Find support in our online community of HealthyPlace forums and blogs.

Marvellous Mystery Novels

Mystery novels are often called "whodunnits" because the plot of the novel usually involves some type of crime which needs to be solved. there are …

Creative Writing

Your 2015 Reading Guide: 15 Great Books About To Become Movies

"Child 44," by Tom Rob Smith<p><b>Status:</b> Slated for release on April 17, 2015, <i>Child 44</i> is pretty much in the can, or at least in the editing bay.<p><b>Who's</b> …

Mystery Picks of the Day – February 3, 2015

Follow this blog for outstanding Mysteries and great prices.<p><b>Names of the Dead</b><p><b>Author: Katia Lief</b><p><b>Price: $ 0.99</b><p>GET DEAL at Amazon<p>A GROWING …

7 Personal Development Books That Will Empower Your Life

For more than two years I taught and encouraged homeless individuals. Books always help with that. Recently, I stumbled upon seven great books that …

Using The SAMR Model To Frame How To Teach With Apps

<b>Using The SAMR Model To Frame How To Teach With Apps</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Not all apps are created equal.<p>Not all teacher planning and instructional …

Maker Space Programming Ideas

This timely workshop presents advice for setting up a maker space in any size library, practical project idea suggestions for all ages, and resources …

Makerspaces

AASL 16th National Conference takeaways

This is totally unpolished and sloppy, but I have to reflect about the AASL 16th National Conference right away, while it's all fresh, and before I …

Butcher paper, Post It notes and Sharpies changed my life: collaborative learning and inquiry

I was recently inspired by Buffy Hamilton’s series of posts about Write Arounds, an activity I’d never heard of that sounded like a concrete way for …

AASL announces 2014 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning

CHICAGO – The American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announced its 2014 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning at the American Library …

Report: Over-filtering of Internet Content Hurts K-12 Education

Research | News<p>According to “Fencing Out Knowledge: Impacts of the Children’s Internet Protection Act 10 Years Later,” a report from the American …

The ABCs of Information Literacy Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on March 18, 2014<p>Information literacy is the foundation for lifelong learning. Whether your students are new to information literacy or you …

Study Ties College Success to Students’ Exposure to a High School Librarian

Attention, educators: training high school students early in digital research, partnering them with a school librarian, and providing time to …

Great Resources to Teach Students about Plagiarism and Citation Styles

November 7, 2014<br>One of my favourite sources for information and guidelines regarding referencing and citation styles is the Purdue Online Writing Lab …

Readbox, The Contemporary Book Report: Video Trailers, QR Codes, & Mobile Sharing

Redbox, Hulu, & DVR have made the video rental store obsolete. In our mobile society, consumers appreciate the ease, speed and ubiquity of …