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College Kids Are Now High Frequency Trading From Dorm Rooms

University student Spencer Singleton is among a growing band of amateurs turning to computer-driven automated stock trading—until now the preserve of …

A No-Wait ER At 1/10th The Cost And Half The Time

In “I’ve Seen The Future Of Healthcare. I Like What I See,” I noted ZOOM+ had a radically different approach to emergency rooms. Now that ZOOM+ is also a health plan, it’s logical that they would go after one of the biggest areas of unnecessary and expensive care—the ER. Rather than viewing it as a …

The New Year's Resolution Every Teacher Should Make

In a week, we'll see tons of prominent store displays and ads stacked with weight loss shakes, protein bars and supplement pills. That's because, year after year, losing weight and getting in shape are among the top New Year's resolutions. Inevitably, around February, many give up on that goal, …

6 Social Media Marketing Tips for Small Business Owners

If you're a small business owner and looking for some easy new ways to promote your company-- media marketing is the way to go! Whether it's …

3 Google Scholar Tips Every Student Should Know About

November 13, 2015<br>As a research student you probably are already doing a lot of research in Google Scholar which you should given the power and …

Google Scholar

TROUBLING: Oil and gas companies are edging toward default

In a note on Friday, JPMorgan's Vivek Juneja broke down the results from the 2015 Shared National Credits exam, a Federal Reserve initiative to review and classify large syndicated loans.<p>The review captures any loan bigger than $20 million that is shared by three or more supervised institutions. …

7 Easy Dinners For People Who 'Don't Cook'

You can be a complete stranger to the kitchen and still pull off an amazing meal. Here are seven foolproof recipes that will wow your entire family.<p><b>1. Crispy Tandoori Chicken with Mango Chutney</b><p>Chicken tandoori is easy to make, and this is my favorite version: the chicken is deliciously spiced with …

6 Powerful Chrome Apps for Classroom Management

November 6, 2015<br>For those of you using Chrome in their instruction, below is a collection of some of our favourite extensions to use for classroom …

Singapore and Israel show the world how to tackle dangerous water shortages

Access to clean and abundant water is a problem in developed and developing nations around the globe. It’s time for world leaders to address these issues before they become full-blown crises.<p>Take Pakistan, which is headed for severe water shortages over the next decade. Global climate change is one …

Water

The author of 'The 4-Hour Workweek' shares a counterintuitive networking strategy that helped catapult him to success

But if you ignore everyone else so you can make a beeline for the fancy folks, you could be missing out on tremendous opportunities.<p>That's according to Tim Ferriss, life-hacker, investor, and author of "The 4-Hour Workweek," among other books.<p>Ferriss credits much of the success of "The 4-Hour …

Shifting Sands in Digital Learning & Professional Development

I just listened to an episode of EdTech Chat on <b>BAM! Radio</b> from 10-7-13 titled <b>“Finding a Framework for Transitioning to Digital Learning.”</b> The topic …

Education Technology

World’s Largest Indoor Farm is 100 Times More Productive

The statistics for this incredibly successful indoor farming endeavor in Japan are staggering: 25,000 square feet producing 10,000 heads of lettuce …

How to Create Time for Writing Great Content

Image via BigStockPhoto.comWe all know about the many amazing benefits of blogging, writing, self-publishing, and other forms of content marketing. …

Nine low-cost marketing ideas for your small business

<i>This blog post was first published on 23 January 2015 and was last updated on 18 November 2016.</i><p>On a tight budget to promote your business? Here are …

44 Productivity Hacks to Turn Procrastination Into Action

If your to-do list is like mine — longer than the Great Wall of China — you’re probably desperate for productivity tips and shortcuts to help you …

A Depth Of Knowledge Rubric For Reading, Writing, And Math

<b>A Depth Of Knowledge Rubric For Reading, Writing, And Math</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><i>This is part 1 in a 3 part “Return To The Classroom” series, so-named because</i> …

12 classic content marketing problems (and how to avoid them)

<b>Chances are some sort of content marketing will be happening in your business.</b><p>After all, it’s a fairly nebulous term that covers digital marketing …

Acclaim- A Good Tool to Create Instructional Videos that Embed Comments and Annotations

January 31, 2015<br>Acclaim is a web platform for education which facilitates discussion around video content. It allows students and professors to share …

Education Technology

Game Face On: Gamification for Engaging Teachers in PD

The critical component for success was for teachers to become self-motivated in advancing their skills. For inspiration, we incorporated badges, …

Education Technology

17 visualisation tools to make your data beautiful

Not all will be suitable for your particular data set or your audience, but its certainly worth experimenting with a few to seek out the most …

60 awesome free tools to create a visual marketing campaign on a budget – Learn

<i>Creating a visual marketing campaign is not just about telling the story of your brand or product, but finding the right tools to do it.</i><p>The …

Response: Ways to Teach Common-Core Math to ELLs

Educators Bill Zahner, Ben Spielberg, Gladis Kersaint, Denisse R. Thompson, Maria Montelvo-Balbed, and Denise Huddlestun share their suggestions for …

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all here.<p>Here are …

Teaching

Happiness, Collaboration and Dedication: What It’s Like to Teach at a Teacher-Powered School

As students streamed inside Reiche Community School one Monday morning, I heard a third grader exclaim, “I’m so glad to be here today!”<p>My colleague …

7 Ways Finland Gets Education Right

Ever since the results from the 2000 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) revealed Finland’s educational superiority, Americans have …

Education

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<b>The Development of the Triple E</b><br>The Triple E Framework, developed in 2011 by Professor Liz Kolb at the University of Michigan, School of Education, …

How Technology Transforms Classrooms Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on April 25, 2015<p>Technology has changed the way we operate in our day-to-day lives. From driving to work to cooking in the kitchen, from the …

Beat The System With This List Of 40 Free Educational Websites

According to www.webometrics.info, there are more than 17 000 universities in the world, but getting a degree in many of them is quite costly. Many …

60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom

<b>60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>Google Classroom is quietly becoming the most powerful tool in education technology.It may …