Angela Quinn

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5 Important Components of a Powerful Image

A Contribution by Mitchell Kanashkevich – author of 3 dPS eBooks on the topics of Natural Light, Travel Photography and Colour. Quite often people …

Photography

Devotionals with Casting Crowns Mark Hall - Part 3

Devotionals with Casting Crowns Mark Hall - Part 10

Devotionals with Casting Crowns Mark Hall - Part 9

Devotionals with Casting Crowns Mark Hall - Part 8

Jeremy Camp - There Will Be A Day - Video Devotional

Devotionals with Casting Crowns Mark Hall - Part 1

Trying to Motivate Your Employees? Forget It.

There's only one way anyone gets motivated. And it's not a big speech to rally the troops.<p>I recently sent around a rather direct memo to a number of our marketing folks, suggesting that (a) being better prepared for certain meetings was a really good idea; and (b) that one great way to be better …

Motivation

Everything Counts: The 6 Ways To Inspire And Motivate Top Performance

Despite all research about the nature of leaders, practitioners and scholars still acknowl­edge that many aspects of leadership remain a mystery. Today I would like to address one of the key mysteries that seems to consistently defy traditional analysis.<p>Often, leaders are identified as possessing a …

Motivation

How great leaders inspire action

Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership -- starting with a golden circle and the question "Why?" His examples …

Sir Ken Robinson On Discovering Your Passions

<i>With Jane Clayson in for Tom Ashbrook.</i><p>Sir Ken Robinson, who gave one of the most watched TED Talks, tells us how to find what really makes us tick …

Education

The Best of TED Talks for Teachers to Watch in This Summer

Whether you are lounging lavishly by the beach or camping with friends and family snatch you a couple of minutes each day and watch one of these …

Self-improvement

Why Gross Motor Skills Are a Key Stage of Development

As a parent, you are probably concerned about whether your child is hitting developmental milestones. Knowing what gross motor skills are and …

Kids

5 Things to Say to Your Kids Every Day

We’ve all seen the “cute” posters and bumper stickers that begin, “You might be a (fill in the blank) if …” The opener is always followed by a series …

Parenting

5 Values You Should Teach Your Child by Age Five

Many parents think that it's premature to teach values to a toddler or preschooler. But that's a misconception. Here are the values that all children should develop by their fifth birthday, and some easy ways to make them stick.<p>Value #1: Honesty<p><b>Help Kids Find a Way To Tell the Truth</b><br>The best way to …

10 Things to Speak Over Your Children

• "I believe in you."<br>• "It’s a blessing to be your mom/dad (grandma, aunt)."<br>• "I love you." Then be specific: "I love your smile (energy, caring heart, …

With Kids' Bedtimes, Consistency Is Key To Learning And Development

Parents have all heard, and personally experienced, how critical a good night's sleep is for their children. But new research suggests that the consistency of kids' bedtimes matters just as much for their developing brains as the number of hours they get.<p>Researchers in the U.K. analyzed data from …

Letterpress, Evernote, Procreate top Apple’s list of best-designed apps of 2013

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>As part of its role as a design-centric company and so it can continue to encourage the best practices of appmakers, Apple(s …

Badge of Honor: A Spotlight on 5 Must-Read K-12 IT Blogs

In June 2012, <i>EdTech</i> launched an Honor Roll of 50 educational technology blogs that the editorial team believed teachers and K–12 IT leaders should be …

Connected Educator Fatigue: It's Okay to Take a Break

I'm the first one to vouch for the importance of being a connected educator. I love conferences where I get to meet my Twitter /online author and …

7 Social Media Tools To Tell Your Classroom Story - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - EdTech, education, social media, teachers

Shares 104<p>Last month, I finalized my bittersweet decision and retired (for now) from teaching… leaving the computer lab where I would spend most of …

Social Media

30 Ways to Use Chromebook in Education

To help you learn more about how Chromebooks can be used in education, here is a great slide from Tom Gierke and Becky Evans that features 30 ways …

Education Technology

A Bloom's Digital Taxonomy For Evaluating Digital Tasks

<b>A Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy For Evaluating Digital Tasks</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>What makes <b>Bloom’s Taxonomy</b> such a power tool is its flexibility in framing …

Education Technology

5 iPad Apps Students Can Use to Record Audio Notes

Whether for convenience, accuracy, accessibility, or a combination of the three there are times when having the option to quickly record audio can be …

Apps