Jill Fay

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Now This Is A Student Goal-Setting Strategy That May Actually Work

I posted “Everyone Is A Teacher” Is A New Engagement Strategy I’m Using & It Seems To Be Working earlier this week, and it was – rightfully, I think …

How To: Set Up a Headless Raspberry Pi Hacking Platform Running Kali Linux

The Raspberry Pi is a credit card-sized computer that can crack Wi-Fi, clone key cards, break into laptops, and even clone an existing Wi-Fi network …

Do No Harm: Flexible and Smart Grading Practices

Address Behavioral Issues Affecting Academic Achievement<p>Points off for late work may not motivate students. I know that when I took points off for …

Teaching Students Team Collaboration Skills Using Five Dysfunctions Team

There is a popular and wise mantra in education that goes like this: Don’t assess anything that you don’t teach.<p>It’s common sense, even if the …

3D Printed Cast Speeds Bone Recovery Using Ultrasound

A new prototype brings together 3D printing, room to breathe and ultrasound pulses to create a cast that is not only comfortable and stylish to wear …

Great Resources and Lessons for Teaching Physics for Kids

December, 2014<br>Physics 4 Kids is a great resource packed full of basic lessons covering different key concepts of physics. You can use this resource …

Here's How to Teach Kids About Genetics Using Harry Potter

Start them young.<p>We all know science is complex, filled with big words and complicated ideas. But it's also the best tool we have for understanding - …

Innovation Doesn't Mean What You Probably Think It Means

What you think of when you think of the word innovation is probably not really innovation at all.<p><b>Love him or hate him, you can't deny that Steve Jobs had a certain way with words.</b><p>In a 1994 video interview Jobs once famously quipped that anyone could change the world. He made it sound almost as easy …

Schools with makerspaces rule. This librarian tells you how build them.

Renowned expert on makerspaces in school libraries, Laura Fleming, has written a great post about her experience embracing serendipity with curious …

Best 3D Printer 2016: the 3D Printer Buyer's Guide

Jun 8, 2016 | By Kira<p>We’ll soon be entering the second half of 2016, and if you’re still-unfulfilled New Year’s resolution happened to be “buy a new …

3D Printing

Lessons Learned Preparing for TED That Will Inform Future Teaching

Presenting a TED Talk was on my bucket list.<p>Ever since I saw my first one several years ago, watching them has become a ritual and investing in new …

Former GE CEO Jack Welch says leaders have 5 basic traits — and only 2 can be taught

For some people, the question of whether leaders are born or made is truly intellectual — fodder for a good classroom or dinner party debate.<p>But for people in front-line positions to hire, promote, and fire, the question, "Who has the right stuff to lead?" definitely has more urgency.<p>Getting the …

Leadership

37 Wise Quotes That Will Inspire Your Happiness and Success

When you feel uninspired, take a few minutes to read the words of some very inspiring people.<p>We all want to be happy and successful, but no matter how positive we try to be, sometimes events can overtake us--bringing us down. When you feel uninspired, take a few minutes to read the words of some …

How To Get Unlimited Free VPN On Google Chrome Web Browser

Keeping your online activity and data private may be a big thing to you, and perhaps with good reason. You don’t need to be doing something illegal …

Comment on Ray Kurzweil Predicts Three Technologies Will Define Our Future by Personal Bankruptcy Information | Mega Tech Software

[…] redeem their outstanding debts, since they do not possess any ways or means, or the resources. The futurist can aid you in your search for …

Ray Kurzweil

The funny things happening on the way to singularity

John Hauer Contributor<p>John Hauer is the CEO of Get3DSmart.com<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The diagnosis and the cure of automation<br>• Inventors, Entrepreneurs And The Space In Between<p>People often ask me about the impact of 3D printing on jobs. Will the technology be a job creator or destroyer? The …

This Website Shows You Which Scenes in Movies Based on a True Story Are Actually True

Films that are “based on a true story” obviously take some liberties with the truth. They have to be interesting! But have you ever wondered which …

Brand = delivery / promise

Deciding your marketing focus should not be that difficult<p><i>I love simple ideas. Especially the ones that make complex subjects easy to understand.</i> …

How To Get A Logo Accepted: 8 Steps To A Better Design Workflow

As <b>logo and brand designers</b>, our work starts long before the first concept sketches, and finishes long after the last perfectly placed pixel. Our work …

Blog Branding: 11 Things to Consider Besides Your Logo

It’s a word that prompts excitement, frustration, determination, and even eye rolls.And those are all reactions from me, depending on how my blog and …

Graphic Design

How to Keep Your Branding Consistent on Social Media

An effective brand consists of a highly interconnected set of business identity attributes.<p>An effective brand consists of a highly interconnected set of business identity attributes. These attributes include things such as your distinct selling points and your core brand values. With the booming …

Social Media

7 Ways to Improve Professional Learning in the 21st Century

Schools and educators have failed to unleash the full power of technology and more often than not, it's a lack of quality professional development to …

Everyone Loves a Good Story: When Branding Feels Just Right

When you know your brand's "why", your brand story will naturally fall into place.<p>We all have our "aha!" moments. Sometimes it happens when we're pondering a problem or when we've had time to decompress and just relax. For marketers, an "aha!" moment could be the discovery of your brand's …

Marketing

18 Things Strong Businesses Do

Too many times CEOs and business leaders separate overarching principles of life from how they run their businesses. I don’t see it that way. The …

How the Most Successful People Avoid Burnout

How do people thrive in a climate where 65% of us are stressed at work and two-thirds of the workforce feels disengaged?At the recent Well-Being at …

Mindfulness

Emails From A CEO Who Just Had A Great Branding Idea

<b>Date:</b> October 23 , 2015 at 3:29:02 AM PST<b><br>From:</b> David Front <dave@spunklabs.com><b><br>To:</b> team@spunklabs.com<b><br>Subject: Brand Rebrand</b><p>Hi team,<p>I was having …

Infographics for non-designers: the complete guide

Even if you’re not a graphic designer, you can quickly and easily create attractive marketing infographics for your website and social media …

The Great EdTech Debate: Google Sites vs Google Classroom vs Blogger

As we move from the world of paper through the world of digital into the world of virtual, we are more and more faced with making the right decisions …

Education Technology

Great Tools for Creating Infographics For Free

Tools for Creating Infographics<p>Infographics provide an excellent way to get information across to people quickly and simply. These days we are …

10 Ideas to Create Engaging eLearning Courses Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on November 13, 2015<p>As an eLearning designer you have to create online courses that will keep your learners engaged from start to finish; else …