YL Barrett

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Are You a Curator or a Dumper?

<b>Listen to this post as a podcast:</b><p>Sponsored by Peergrade and Pear Deck<p><b>Suppose you know a lot about a certain topic.</b> For the sake of argument, let’s …

Education Technology

Storify is shutting down. What should you do with your old stories?

With Storify's impending closure, journalists are facing major questions about what to do when a popular tool shuts down as well as their …

Social Media

Principals' Perspectives on the Value of School Librarians

15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer)

In my opinion, parents of every student in every school at every level should demand that all students be taught how to code. They need this skill …

University of California

How playing video games can change your retirement

The teenagers who were hooked on Pac-Man in the arcades and amusement parks of the early 1980s are getting ready for retirement, but many of them …

Roundup: 10 Cool, Modern Bookshelves

Most likely, the older we get the more books and knick knacks we acquire, which means, we need somewhere to put them. Bookshelves come in all shapes …

Architizer

COOL HUNTING BJ Miller on What Really Matters at the End of Life

At a recent TED Talk, palliative caregiver BJ Miller took the stage to discuss mortality, healthcare and what it means to prepare for death. In many hospitals, this means throwing every possible medicine or procedure at a patient in order to curb their illness. But Miller argues that that’s just …

Outdoors

5-Minute Film Festival: Reimagining the Library

A nice snapshot of how the library landscape is changing, from book vault to vibrant school learning hub and tech lab, and why librarians are at the …

Film Festivals

Design Thinking for Educators

Design Thinking for Educators is…<br>A creative process that helps you design meaningful solutions in the classroom, at your school, and in your …

Toolkit

IDESiGN-What is Design Thinking?

Design Thinking

A place for explorers & experimenters at Stanford University.

Our goal is to help you use design to make change where you are.<p>Jul.<br>13, 2018<p>Introductory Design Thinking Workshop<p>Are you curious about design …

Home

Less is more? What do your classroom walls look like?

In a classroom that is not ‘busy’ with wall displays, students get distracted by other students or even themselves, whereas in a well decorated …

Designing Buildings Open To—Not Hiding From—Baltimore’s Streets

“The street is our public realm,” says architect Jamie Snead, “and that’s where the energy is.”<p>Walk the neighborhood surrounding Mondawmin Mall, the shopping center made known in April when high school students clashed with police after the death of Freddie Gray, and you get a snapshot of life in …

Articles about these-simply-stunning-acoustic-panels-have-neat-lighting-and-audio-add-ons on Dwell.com - Dwell

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>A stunning office pendant lighting display comprised of Crystal glass brightens a Swedish brand's workspace.<p>This Canadian home features vibrant details that bring beauty to every …

Napa Valley

Convenience Is Killing - INDESIGNLIVE SINGAPORE | Daily Connection to Architecture and Design

From a biological perspective, we humans are still hunters and gatherers, driven by our instincts and our “natural blueprint”. Our bodies are …

To Foster Productivity and Creativity in Class, Ditch the Desks!

What she wanted was a classroom where students could move around freely, sit comfortably, and work together. The more she thought about it, the more …