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#5MinCPDPlan by @LeadingLearner and @TeacherToolkit

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and in particular INSET Days can vary from the brilliant to the awful and often somewhere in between.<p>The …

Teachers know best: What teachers and students want from EdTech

Teachers Know Best<p>What teachers and students want from EdTech<p>Presented by<p>Teachers Know Best<p>What teachers and students want from EdTech<p>Presented …

14 Things Every Traveler Should Pack In Their Carry-On

For that reason, it's imperative that you do everything you can to make it go smoothly — like, for instance, packing the perfect carry-on.<p>Even if your luggage <i>isn't</i> lost (fingers crossed), you'll no doubt be glad to have a fully-stocked bag on hand at all times.<p>At the very least, it will spare you …

12 Must-Read Books on Education for 2015

Few things are more satisfying than finally getting your hands on a book you’ve been meaning to read. In 2015, you’re going to want to make room in …

Pedagogy

5 Simple Ways To Make Creative Thinking A Daily Habit

Let your innovative ideas simmer and percolate with these five daily rituals.<p>Where or when do you get your best ideas?<p>I ask that question to a lot of clients and executives attending my presentations and seminars. The answers I often hear are things like “In the shower,” “Walking the dog,” “Working …

5 Unpopular Things that Can Make You More Creative

Do you ever secretly wish you were just a little more creative? Maybe inventing a life changing gadget is your unrealized childhood dream or perhaps …

Creativity

How Google Apps For Education Can Be Used In Your Classroom

<b>How Google Apps For Education Can Be Used In Your Classroom</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>Like Apple and Microsoft, Google also wants a place in your …

Google Apps for Education

The Inquiry Process, Step By Step

Created by educators in Australia, this diagram can be a helpful resource for students, as they embark on the inquiry learning process.

Finland's low-tech take on education

HELSINKI — At the start of morning assembly in the state-of-the-art Viikki School here, students’ smartphones disappear. In math class, the teacher shuts off the Smartboard and begins drafting perfect circles on a chalkboard. The students — some of the highest-achieving in the world — cut up …

8 Brilliant Alternatives To Blogging In The Classroom

Blogging is–or should have been–a boon to teaching writing, but somehow it has never quite gotten there.<p>Though professional blogging (ahem) can …

8 Characteristics Of Education 3.0

<b>8 Characteristics Of Education 3.0</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p><i>Something</i> “point-oh” has entered the modern vernacular as a response to our digital world. …

Education

Why We Have Our Best Ideas in the Shower: The Science of Creativity

“I’m not really a creative person”, always struck me as an odd sentence. Could it really be that some of us are born to be more creatively gifted …

To Excel You Must Learn These 6 Crucial Lessons That School Can Never Teach

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Be proud of yourself for continuing your education past traditional schooling. Learning, studying and investing in yourself doesn’t stop when you become successful, that’s when it really starts. The sooner you learn that all the skills …

Notre Dame Cathedral, Ho Chi Minh City

Best Friends

New Discovery in the Study of the Brain and Memory

<b>University of Haifa researchers find a functional link between the brain region responsible for taste memory and the area responsible for encoding</b> …

A School Built Entirely Around the Love of Math

Roots in Math Circle Culture<p>The new school takes its inspiration from math circles, an Eastern European and Russian tradition that spread to the U.S. …

7 Essential Principles of Innovative Learning

Their book, <i>The Nature of Learning: Using Research to Inspire Practice</i> and the accompanying practitioner’s guide, lay out the key principles for …

The Week in Review: Get Crafty for Fall

Inside Flipboard / September 13, 2013<p>With fall breathing down on us, the season of stay-at-home, DIY goodness isn’t far behind. Why not assign …

Amazing Animated Optical Illusions! #6

Creative Eye Makeup Illustrations by Tal Peleg

Israeli makeup artist Tal Peleg, aka Scarlet Moon, uses eyeshadow and eyeliner to do more than simply shade in her eyelids. Instead, the creative makeup genius turns eyelids into her own personal canvas for clever mini paintings. She takes the small patch of skin that surrounds the eye and …

Eye Makeup

Swiss researchers created a cube that can sit, jump and walk (video)

Swiss researchers have created a metallic cube that can "walk" across a surface. Staff at the Federal Institute of Technology Zurich crammed a series of inertia sensors and constantly-spinning rotors (called reaction wheels) into a 15-centimeter cube, dubbed Cubli, that enable the contraption to …

KeyMe partners with Shapeways to offer personalized 3D printed key copies

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>KeyMe is the modern alternative to getting your keys copied at the hardware store. You can make a copy at a kiosk machine or …

South Africa buries 'greatest son' Mandela | Reuters

QUNU, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa buried Nelson Mandela on Sunday, leaving the multi-racial democracy he founded without its living inspiration and still striving for the “Rainbow Nation” ideal of shared prosperity he had dreamed of.<p>The Nobel peace laureate, who was held in apartheid …

South Africa buries 'greatest son' Mandela | Reuters

QUNU, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa buried Nelson Mandela on Sunday, leaving the multi-racial democracy he founded without its living inspiration and still striving for the “Rainbow Nation” ideal of shared prosperity he had dreamed of.<p>The Nobel peace laureate, who was held in apartheid …

The Week in Review: Nelson Mandela, RIP

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>As just about everyone knows by now, Nelson Mandela, the prominent politician and leader who led South Africa out …