Jenn Wolfe

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How to Avoid Stress: The Proven Strategy

Like it or not, stress is a potential problem for all of us. Stress can reduce your quality of life. It can also reduce the quality of your …

How To Hack Your To-Do List

Time Management

Should schools just get back to basics?

I've heard a lot of people complain about school. I've worked with unhappy parents and angry students who have shared with me how they have been …

THE BEGINNINGS OF AN INQUIRY INTO ‘STORY’

This was before I had read Kendall Haven’s Story-Proof. Now, I am feeling as if we should re-examine our previous stories and start to make some …

How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning

Asking the right questions, developing a research approach, collaboratively deciding on a grading rubric and using all the tools available to …

How the Humanities Compute in the Classroom

<i>Computer-assisted scholarship in the humanities dates back decades. In the past five years, though, the kinds of work collectively known as the</i> …

Humanities

Going Beyond 'Learning to Code': Why 2014 is the Year of Web Literacy

In January 2012 the Mayor of New York tweeted, along with thousands of other people, that he planned to ‘learn to code’ during the course of that …

Nonprofits

Are Teachers In Brick-And-Mortar Schools Even Necessary?

Support the news<p>Khan Academy, an educational website created in 2006 by a former hedge fund manager, currently provides free online lessons to over …

How The Common Core Became Education's Biggest Bogeyman

Shortly before Thanksgiving, Arne Duncan made a glib remark about the Common Core that quickly blew up.<p>Speaking before a gathering of state schools chiefs, the secretary of education dismissed growing opposition to the new national set of learning standards, saying "white suburban moms" were rising …

The #WALKMYWORLD Project

I’d like to invite you all in to a challenge that I’ve help develop with an awesome group of researchers. In this challenge, we will explore the use …

Social Media

Infographic of the Week: 27 Ways to Reflect on Your Teaching

The beginning of a new year typically presents individuals with a designated time and opportunity to reflect upon the events of the past 365 days, to …

Why the 'Maker Movement' is Popular in Schools

The maker movement is a global, DIY movement of people who take charge of their lives, solve their own problems and share how they solved them. And …

6 Great TED Talks Explaining The Art of Storytelling

Storytelling was one of the first communicational strategies humans used to pass on knowledge, traditions and customs from one generation to the …