Natalya Tarnarider

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Just Five Minutes…Twice A Day

Take 5 minutes — twice a day…to clear your mind.<p>Write down everything that crossed your brain.<p>Get it out. Dump it. Then decide if you should own</b> …

What the Most Stylish Women Wear 9 to 5: Moda Operandi’s Elizabeth Leventhal

Only a few minutes into a conversation with <b>Elizabeth Leventhal</b>, Moda Operandi’s general merchandising manager, Boutique, about the veteran buyer’s personal style and you’re bound to start reconsidering your own. As she name-checks an impressive list of new and emerging designers—from Isa Arfen and …

Clothing

How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning

Adapted from an article I co-authored, Real-World Ready: Leveraging Digital Tools <br>Digital tools are transforming essential elements of the education …

10 Easy Ways to Detox

The word detox makes us think restriction, hunger and mood swings. We asked health experts how to reap the benefits of a cleanse without actually committing to one.<p><b>Start your mornings with a glass of room temperature lemon water.</b> (Room temperature is important, since cold foods and drinks can shock …

Wellness

Duolingo Takes Next Step To Conquer Language Learning World & Lets Teachers Create Virtual Classrooms

Duolingo, the free language-learning app and website that I’ve posted about numerous times, and which a big favorite of my students and others around …

Language Learning

Clean-Eating Recipes That Will Get You Through January

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

Healthy Eating

Books of the year 2014

It is New Year’s Day and I should be looking forward but I’ve been busy – and delayed by the flu – so I’m not yet done looking back. Listed below with potted reviews are the 23 books I read in 2014. This continues a tradition I started last year, when I decided to read less internet and more …

Books

12 Companies Transforming Education To Watch Next Year

Education technology, known as EdTech, is taking by storm schools, students and the process of learning across the globe. Tech companies from Silicon Valley to Tel Aviv have begun providing solutions to problems ranging from cost efficiency of schools to adaptive learning and global access of high …

Why You Forget: 5 Strange Facts About Memory

Memory can be a playful thing. It collects minute details from childhood events, yet leaves us wondering where we left our keys.<p>There are several …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Happiness

How Do We Improve PD for Teachers?

Why are you closing?<p>It hides the content It looks like an ad I trust only original links<p>Link shared by<p>Links by @Charlotte Diller<p>Improving your …

Try EDpuzzle's Chrome Extension to Save Videos for Flipped Lessons

EDpuzzle is a neat tool allows you to add your voice and questions to educational videos. Recently, thanks to David Kapuler, I learned that EDpuzzle …

6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills

21st Century Learning<p>Our expert’s sample activities show how using free tech tools can help students learn to analyze, evaluate and create.<p>A …

Teacher's Guide to Digital Storytelling

Dream Scenes. Have students write a narrative essay about what they’d like to be when they grow up. Then have them draw digital pictures to animate …

Data driven professional learning: Making it visible and quantifiable

On Wednesday, I outlined three of four steps to creating a results-driven professional learning strategy in your school or district.<p>To review:<p><b>Step 1:</b></b> …

10 Tips and Quotes From the Best Leadership Books of the Year | Inc.com

Leadership is not about who you know, or why you know it, or how much you are paid to lead. It's often about what you know and how you apply that knowledge. That's why I've decided to scour the best books on leadership that were published this year and present a quote from each that, in my opinion, …