Mary Borger

99 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Followers | @MaryBorger2016 | Adjunct Instructor DTCC

Instagram feeds do more damage to body image than billboards: study

Most research on appearance comparisons has focused on people comparing their own bodies to models in magazines, on billboards or on television.<p>But …

How Social Media Is a Toxic Mirror

We’ve long understood that movies, magazines and television damage teens’ body image by enforcing a “thin ideal.” Less known is the impact of social …

The Important Reason This Woman Posted an Unedited Picture of Her Belly

Seren Pollard posted this smiley photo of herself on Instagram with a very important message: body-image issues don't have a weight limit. Seren said, "You don't need to be a certain body type to have bad body image or to have positive body image. I know plenty of amazing queens who are 'bigger' …

How girls use social media to build up, break down self-image

It's not a law that you have to post a selfie before, during, and after every activity. But for kids, it's pretty much mandatory.<p>The resulting likes, thumbs-ups, and other ratings all get tallied, both in the stark arithmetic of the Internet and in kids' own minds. For some -- especially girls -- …

Social Media

Fit Mom Sia Cooper on Why She Proudly Shares Her 'Body Jiggles' on Instagram: 'Perfect Does Not Exist'

Sia Cooper has an important message for her loyal Instagram followers.<p>The fitness trainer most recently shared a clip of herself in a bikini in an …

Mom Who Gave Birth To 3 Kids In 11 Months Gets Honest About Body Image And Social Media

“Because I’m not embarrassed of the scars my body now carries."<p>An Australian mom who gave birth to three children in the span of 11 months opened up about body image in an honest Instagram post.<p>Eliza Curby has a 19-month-old daughter named Charlie and 8-month-old twin boys named Jack and Wolfe.<p>On …

build & SHARE your flipboard

Add a button to your website to help your visitors find and follow you on Flipboard.<p>Make it easy for other Flipboard users to share your content with the Flipboard audience.<p>Embed a thumbnail of your magazine on your website or blog to help others discover your Flipboard magazine.

Educators

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Flipboard Magazines

Below you will find some of our favorite edtech articles from around the web. When we see something awesome, we add it to one of the Flipboard …

How to Use Flipboard Magazines in the Classroom

Are you a Flipboard user? If not, you're missing out, because it is fast becoming an important part of an educator's PLN. If you've never tried it …

Teaching

4 ways to use Flipboard in your flipped classroom - Innovation: Education

We’re flipping for Flipboard — and your students will too!<p>Flipboard is a free mobile app for the iOS, Android and Google Play tablets that allows you …

Education Technology

[Tips for Teachers] How to Use FlipBoard in the Classroom

Flipboard is a wonderful app available on both Android and iOS. It is a personal magazine that enables users to subscribe the best information from …

Education Technology

Creating an Online Education Network Through Flipboard Magazines

As Technology for Learning Coordinator at International School of Geneva – Campus des Nations, Richard Allaway is part of a group of 4,000 schools around the world that teach the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program.<p>Allaway says educators teaching the IB, particularly in his field of …

Teaching

How I Use Flipboard as an Educator

When <b>Flipboard</b> invited magazine readers to create their own magazines, I jumped on the bandwagon and immediately began compiling my own. Most of my magazines are targeted for the education field. I believe Flipboard is the perfect tool for educators to create magazines for themselves, their students …

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Flipboard for Educators

As students and teachers head back to school all over the country, we wanted to share some ideas on how Flipboard can be helpful this school year. Since the launch of Flipboard 2.0 this past spring, our readers can collect articles and turn them into shareable magazines. We’ve found that educators …

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