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Mental Floss

MENTAL FLOSS STUDIOS<p>Language<p>The story of cool<p>Language<p>The story of cool<p>Fun<p>Unleash your inner lumberjack<p>Fun<p>Unleash your inner lumberjack<p>Literature<p>When …

Open Culture - The Best Free Cultural and Educational Media on the Web.

in <i>Art, Law, Museums, Opera</i> | January 29th, 2018<p>Advertisement<p>It’s hard for the casual browser to know where to begin with a collection as vast as the …

Fast Company | The future of business

Fast CompanyWhat Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Really FearsAfter the personal data of more than 87 million Facebook users was harvested without their knowledge, Zuckerberg fears new rules and regulations set by congress may disrupt his current business model.<p>Fast CompanyHere are the U.S. states that …

Black Panther

Farnam Street — A Collection of Signal in a World Full of Noise.

The first thing he ordered was OJ with a splash of vodka. When people come to the FS bar the first thing they did was order a drink so this didn’t …

Authoritarianism

Once Upon an Alphabet: Oliver Jeffers’s Imaginative Illustrated Stories for the Letters

In the 1990s, three decades after the debut of his now-iconic grim alphabet book, the great Edward Gorey reimagined the letters in a series of 26-word cryptic stories. Now comes a worthy modern counterpart by one of the most original and imaginative children’s book storytellers and artists of our …

How to Kickstart Maker Education

Maker Hubs<p>The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh was a natural convener for the Kickstarting Making initiative. "We've been doing making at the museum …

The Maker Movement Isn't Just About Making and Electronics

column | Community<p>The Maker Movement Isn't Just About Making and Electronics: EdSurge Talks to MIT's Mitch Resnick<p>By Mary Jo Madda (Columnist)     …

Lego

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What is The Deskless Tribe?

6 Must-Haves for Developing a Maker Mindset

Community<p>6 Must-Haves for Developing a Maker Mindset<p>By Jennifer Pierrat     Jun 6, 2016<p>Mizin Roman for Shutterstock<p>Flashy spaces and shiny toys in …

The Most-Viewed TED Talk Ever Reveals How American Schools Kill Creativity

So her mom brought her to a doctor to find out what was wrong, and he made a startling diagnosis.<p>"Mrs. Lynne, Gillian isn't sick," he said. "She's a dancer. Take her to a dance school."<p>She did. As education scholar Ken Robinson says in his TED Talk on creativity, Gillian went onto the Royal Ballet …

Education

Creative thinking decreases as children get older

The instinct to learn by imitation (maybe largely genetic). Imitation has been found to be a very important and pervasive way for children to learn …

45 Design Thinking Resources For Educators

<b>45 Design Thinking Resources For Educators</b><p>Imagine a world where digital learning platforms help adult learners succeed through college completion; …

Design

Why ‘Design Thinking’ Doesn’t Work in Education

“<i>This process—which has been called design thinking—draws on methods from engineering and design, and combines them with ideas from the arts, tools</i> …

Design Thinking: Lessons for the Classroom

I had the good fortune to participate in a collaborative workshop at the Big Ideas Fest, where we practiced design thinking with about 12 other …

UX Design

The Beginner’s Guide to Design Thinking in the Classroom

In the first post of this series, I shared my biggest fear as an educator (being ineffective and my students not caring about learning). We looked at …

UX Design

KQED

<b>By Anne Stevens</b><p>For educators ready to try the idea of design thinking, you’ll be glad to know it does not require extensive transformation of your …

Ten Things That Happen When Kids Become Makers

I still remember the day. I was in my first year of teaching and I sat there holding my printed lesson plan. This was supposed to be my greatest …

Teaching

Gmail

Flexible Seating and Student-Centered Classroom Redesign

Problem Solvers Now = Problem Solvers Later<p>I'm a firm believer in keeping the focus on what's really important: the students. If student motivation …

Teaching

Middle School Maker Journey: Everything's Going Well . . . We Think

So what's ahead? What course corrections might ensure smooth sailing through the rest of the school year? What will we keep or discard? And can we …

true

Maker Education<p>See what the students in one maker ed program learned by working through the patent process.<p>Maker Education<p>These students are making …

Do schools kill creativity?

Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

Creativity

Be Student Centered Day One - Teacher Tech

If we want our classrooms to be student-centered we need to start this day 1.<p>What message do you send your students when day 1 you stand in front of …

Education-2020 - Constructivism

Constructivism<p>“Constructivism is a philosophy of learning founded on the premise that by reflecting on our experiences, we construct our own …

Collaborative Discussions: Turn the Chatter into Academic Talk

Do your students like to talk?<p>LOL! Ok… Let me rephrase that… do your students like to talk even when they’re not suppose to AND about things that are …

Makerspace Essentials – Design Thinking

I’ve been talking about using 3d printers this week – how to choose one, how to integrate them into the curriculum, and a website that offers project …

Makerspaces

Resources

Think Inside the Box - The Power of Creative Constraint

Think outside the box. It’s a popular idea. It’s the story of the lone artist going away and making something radically different. But what if that’s …

Creativity