Arturo Ruelas

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6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2016

<b>Listen to the podcast:</b><p><b>About a year ago, I published an e-book called the Teacher’s Guide to Tech.</b> Over the last month, I have been updating it for …

Education Technology

How Much Have We Polluted? - This Map Will Show You

Here's another resource that has an Earth Day connection. How Much Have We Polluted? is an interactive heat map that displays the per capita and …

A Model Held Her Breath For 5 Minutes for this Single Take Music Video

Typically, tying a model up and throwing her to the bottom of a pool isn’t a recommended practice for both legal and moral reasons. However, this new …

China’s Air Problem Is Worse Than You Think

A new study finds that air pollution kills 4,000 people per day in China.<p>Over the past 10 years of living in and then writing about China, I’ve struck these big three recurring themes:<p>That it is impressive and notable for the U.S. and China to have managed relations as well as they have over the …

Find A Jack Ma Or Pony Ma To Start Up With In China, Advises Former Alibaba CEO

Entrepreneurs heading to China with dreams of starting a business on their own might want to rethink their plans.<p>Don’t go solo. Partner with a Jack Ma or a Pony Ma instead. That’s what David Wei, former CEO of Alibaba and chairman of Vision Knight Capital, advised young Chinese entrepreneurs at a …

Startups

8 Ways To Raise Calm, Happy Kids + Boost Their Social Skills

As a therapist and child development expert for over 20 years, I've learned a lot about the powerful of mindfulness.<p>Sure, children are born with …

Mindfulness

BUDDHIFY

Despite having Oprah’s go-to guru, Deepak Chopra, on our side, breaking down the basics of meditation, we admit we have yet to fully adopt the regime …

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Travel

The Surprising Thing I Learned From Studying My Brain With Meditation Technology For 7 Days

I’ve been meditating since I was 14 years old.<p>It’s one of my most cherished daily rituals. And with good reason.<p>As of 2015, over 1400 studies credit …

Meditation

15 Surprising Discoveries About Learning

What are some of the most encouraging known facts about learning? From taking a walk to learning a new language, there are countless things we can do …

The Brain

Alice Neel's Unpublished Illustrations of "The Brothers Karamazov"

By Dan Piepenbring February 24, 2015<p>Alice Neel, <i>Untitled (Karamazov, His Three Sons, and the Servant Gregory)</i>, ca. 1938, 14 ¼” x 10”. © The Estate of Alice Neel. Courtesy David Zwirner, New York/London.<p>Alice Neel, who died in 1984, is remembered best as a portraitist—her paintings present friends, …

Art

10 Ways ELearning Maximizes ROI - Origin Learning Blog - E learning solutions | LMS | Mobile Learning

There was a time when training was seen as a necessary evil. Necessary because no organization can function without it, and evil because it was a …

eLearning

E-learning Instructional Design: How Best You Can Engage Your Learners?

As a student, I always wondered why I was more comfortable remembering a movie dialogue than the physics theorems in my textbooks. Now, as an …

Education Technology

Like A Cheat Sheet For Mobile Learning Design

Are you hesitant to get into mobile learning and mobile performance support? Would it be easier if you had a way to think through how users will move …

UI Design

Blow Recruiters Away By Asking These 7 Job Interview Questions

What is the one mistake way too many job hunters make as they head into a job interview?<p>They assume the interview process is a one-sided …

10 Stress-Management Techniques for Teachers Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on September 17, 2014<p><b>Stress-Management Techniques for Teachers Infographic</b><p>Experienced teachers say that the key is to stress-management is to …

Infographics

Alan Tuckett: the man who invented the ‘adult learner’

He spent decades arguing that education doesn’t end when you leave school, but is his legacy now under threat?<p>Adult education is boring, right? Worse, it’s non-productive, economically useless. It’s just flower arranging, tap dancing, Pilates, lonely old folk going to dusty classrooms to learn …

3 Apps Students Can Use to Document and Show Their Learning

February 8, 2015<br>There are several ways students can display and document their learning from creating digital portfolios to posting in a blog or a …

Education Technology

10 Floating Homes Of The Future

Life at sea—it sounds far away, like a distant lifestyle reserved for Navy seamen, ocean trawlers and submarine captains. But as shorelines recede, populations grow and property-ownership ideas evolve, designers and architects are prompted to re-think how—and where—we live. Many look to the …

Meditation Physically Changes Your Brain’s Gray Matter for the Better, Study Finds

Grey or gray matter. However you spell it, if you meditate, oh, it’s a-changin’. And that’s what a team of Harvard researchers is telling us. The …

Mindfulness

Malaysia launches National Big Data Analytics Network

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Analytics

Google Earth Pro Is Now Available For Free

Today Google has announced that Google Earth Pro is now available for free. Google Earth Pro used to cost $399 per year. Google Earth is a geospatial software application that displays a virtual globe, which offers the ability to analyze and capture geographical data. Google Earth was created after …

Google Earth

Flow – Animated Short Film by Mathijs Demaeght

Flow, a well illustrated and animated short film by Mathijs Demaeght.<p>Mathijs Demaeght is an animator, illustrator, and director based in Watou, …

16 Habits of Mind Essential for 21st Century Learners

January 25, 2015<br>Below are 16 habits of mind our students need to develop in order to guarantee an optimal learning experience. These are cognitive …

6 Companies Using Big Data to Change Business

Most people (and companies!) see big data as this bottomless pit of potential, but it's also brimming with challenges and hurdles.<p>You know there's a lot of good stuff in big data, but how can you sort out what's relevant to you from all that white noise? Plus, who has time for all that?<p>The reality …

How Strong Is Your Big Data Governance?

While 2014 appeared to be the Year of the Data Breach, 2015 could shape up to be the Year of the Personal Data Governance Scandal. Even if you never suffer a third-party data breach, you may find yourself inadvertently misusing data unless you get your data governance policies under control.<p>Why? …

Big Data

Top 10 IT Issues, 2015: Inflection Point

EDUCAUSE presents the top 10 IT issues facing higher education institutions this year. What is new about 2015? Nothing has changed. And everything …

Higher Education

A Closer Look: Myths vs. Reality in Training

<b>A roundup of popular assumptions challenged by new information.</b><p>"A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds." —Ralph Waldo Emerson<p>As …

Awesome Visual Featuring The 6 Types of Technology Integrators

January 18, 2015<br>Here is an interesting visual that has been making rounds online.The Pencil Metaphor outlines 6 types of how people react to …