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#RoaldDahlDay: 15 genius pieces of life advice from his books

It's Roald Dahl Day today - to mark what would have been his hundredth birthday - and people of all ages are celebrating the life and works of one of the world's most beloved authors.<p>His books weren't just full of wonderful and interesting stories - they taught life lessons, which stayed with many …

Messy Works: How to Apply Self-Organized Learning in the Classroom

When a group of kids from a Delhi slum figured out how to navigate the Internet in English simply by playing with a computer for a few days, it was …

Teaching

Twitter Moments - A New Way to Follow Trending Events

If you have looked at Twitter.com or updated the Twitter app on your phone in the last twenty-four hours, you may have noticed the new Moments …

What You Miss When You Take Notes on Your Laptop

HBR STAFF<p>Even in my relatively short foray into office life, I notice that few people bring a pen and notebook to meetings. I’ve been told that over the years, the spiral notebooks and pens once prevalent during weekly meetings have been replaced with laptops and slim, touch-screen tablets.<p>I …

Why Aren’t More Schools Using Free, Open Tools?

Tom Woodward/FlickrThe promise of using technology in school technology has been to give students more control over their learning, while helping …

Teacher: What I wish everyone knew about working in some high-needs schools

By Valerie Strauss<p>, Reporter<p>The following post was written by a fifth-year English teacher in a Title 1 middle school who blogs anonymously at the loveteachblog. It captures both the joys and overwhelming burdens of working in an under-resourced school with a large population of high-risk students …

Teaching

Solitude Can Be Your Most Powerful Thinking Tool

One of those moments where life is happening to us instead of us happening to life?<p>If you have, you are most certainly not alone.<p>Let's face it: Life can be hectic at times and most definitely get the best of us. This is where your most powerful thinking tool can shed wonderful light: Solitude.<p>The …

Success

The 100 Greatest Innovations Of The Year

Popular Science's Best Of What's New Awards, all in one place<p>Each year, <i>Popular Science</i> picks the 100 greatest new innovations in technology to feature in our Best Of What's New issue. Discover the most exciting developments in consumer gadgets, sustainability, medicine, automobiles and more.<p>Follow …

Carnegie Mellon University

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

Mind-Mapping And The Digitization Of Learning

<b>Mind-Mapping And The Digitization Of Learning</b><p>by <b>Olin Reams</b>, General Manager, ConceptDraw.com<p>Digitization has been a disruptive force across the board, …

Note-Taking

Academic publishing

For a broader coverage of this topic, see Scholarly communication.<p><b>Academic publishing</b> is the subfield of publishing which distributes academic …

Academic writing

<b>Academic writing</b> is conducted in several sets of forms and genres, normally in an impersonal and dispassionate tone, targeted for a critical and …

For Students, Why the Question is More Important Than the Answer

That's the premise of the Right Question Institute and a new book by its co-directors Dan Rothstein and Luz Santana. The book, <i>Make Just One Change:</i> …

10 Scientifically Proven Ways to Be Incredibly Happy

Try one. Try them all. They work. Science says so.<p>It's easy to think of happiness as a <i>result</i>, but happiness is also a <i>driver</i>.<p>One example: While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve personal productivity (whether a one-day burst, or a lifetime, or things you should <i>not</i> do every day), probably …

Three Top Mobile Learning Resources

When I hear the words “<i>mobile learning</i>” my ears instantly perk up. No matter what the conversation, no matter what the topic, all it takes is that …

25 Great YouTube Channels for Blended Learning - Getting Smart by Guest Author - Online Learning, technology

<i>By: Emily Lucas</i><p>Unfortunately, not everyone has the opportunity to go to the best schools, universities, or even has the time to go to extra courses …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental input.<br>• On the first few tests, the well-prepared kids get perfect scores, while the unprepared kids …

Kids

Learning Theory v5 - What are the established learning theories?

Twitter Is My Teacher Superpower: 5 Steps to Make it Yours

While I can come up with new and innovative ideas inside my classroom, I can gain so much more from sharing and collecting ideas on Twitter (known jokingly as #ideabandits). This movement of becoming a connected educator is known as creating a Professional (or Personal) Learning Network, known as a …

Social Media

7 Things Schools Of The Future Will Do Well

<i>7 Things Next Generation Schools Will Do Well by Tom Vander Ark first appeared on gettingsmart.com</i><p>Seventeen years ago as a new superintendent I was …

Education Technology

Man banned from Facebook for liking faggots

Robert Wilkes was blocked from Facebook after a comment about his favourite childhood dish of faggots sparked concerns about homophobia<p>A man was banned from Facebook for being homophobic after posting a comment about his favourite childhood dish which read, ‘I like faggots’, just a week after the …

How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever your version of perfection may be.</i><p>Scrambled eggs and toast: sounds like an ascetic breakfast, …

Benjamin Franklin spent his mornings naked. Patricia Highsmith ate only bacon and eggs. Marcel Proust breakfasted on opium and croissants. The path to greatness is paved with a thousand tiny rituals (and a fair bit of substance abuse) – but six key rules emerge Oliver Burkeman looks at the daily routines of history's most creative minds in Guardian Weekend: http://gu.com/p/3j6qb/fb Illustration: Jean Julien for the Guardian

5 Strategies For Creating A Genius Mindset In Students

<b>How Can We Help Every Student Tap Their Inner Genius?</b><p>by <b>Zacc Dukowitz</b>, Learnbop.com<p>When we hear the word genius, certain people come immediately to …