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2014 BMW F800GS Adventure | First Ride

<b>They say: “True adventure in lean form”</b> <b><br>We say: “Lean no, awesome yes”</b><p>Even though this bike is essentially what everyone expected—BMW’s ADV package …

2014 BMW F800GS Adventure - First Ride

Although not as radically changed as the 2013 <b>R1200GS</b>, the <b>F800GS</b> takes a leap forward with the addition of an Adventure model added to BMW’s 2014 …

First Times Ride: BMW F800GT, an impressive mid-size touring bike

The BMW F800GT is a sleek, sexy, lightweight touring bike that, not surprisingly, has generated enormous interest among buyers and wanna-be-buyers who want a road warrior that doesn't weigh a ton or cost a packet.<p>This looks like the answer.<p>At a suggested MSRP of $11,890, the F800GT is a bargain …

The BMW C 600 Sport is a scooter with the heart of a motorcycle

A maxi-scooter that's worth the price of entry.<p>The first BMW motorbike I rode was a 1972 R 60/5 borrowed from a friend. It was black with a 600cc boxer engine producing 40 hp and 36 lb-ft of torque. TheBeemer (BMW bikes are Beemers, cars are Bimmers) was a wonderful machine and much smoother than …

Ten Tips for Becoming a Connected Educator

1. Embrace Making Mistakes<p>I've been in so many meetings with educators who talk about the power of making mistakes. We all nod our head in agreement …

Classroom Behavior? There's an App for That

1. Improving Behavior<p>ClassDojo is simple to use. You set up a class, or classes. Each class has avatars assigned for each of your students. Once your …

How More Social and Emotional Learning (and Less Academics) Actually Builds Academic Success

Morning Meetings<p>One of the ways we "ripen" students for learning at Mount Desert Elementary School in Northeast Harbor, Maine, is to focus on social …

Social Emotional Learning Projects

I am embedding social emotional learning into many of my technology projects this year, beginning with third and fourth graders. I am using Michelle …

10 Reasons Nonreaders Don't Read — And How to Change Their Minds

Children are not born with a natural aversion to reading. We know that. We see what happens when we introduce toddlers to books. They fall in love. …

Change Your School's Culture - Watch Your Language!

Andy Murray won Wimbledon. His victory was reported as the first Wimbledon winner from the UK since 1936. The world celebrated with them. It is fun, …

Federal Research Suggests New Approach to Teaching Fractions

—Brett Flashnick for Education Week<p>There are some basic properties of numbers any 3rd grader can tell you: Each number is represented by a single …

5 Google Apps for Education PD resources for busy teachers

My 7 Favorite Tech Tools for My Class

So many of my Tweeps have been sharing some of their favorite tech tools that they use in their classroom so I figure I might as well too! In no …

Students Who Get Moving Boost Memory, Study Finds

<i>Cross-posted from Bryan Toporek of Schooled in Sports.</i><p>Higher levels of aerobic fitness can bolster a child's ability to learn and remember …

Say What? 5 Ways to Get Students to Listen

So how do we help kids become better listeners? Check out these tactics for encouraging a deeper level of listening that also include student …

Twelve Ideas for Teaching with QR Codes | Edutopia

Game Developers: PlayStation 4 Is Up To 50% Faster Than Xbox One

The console wars aren’t fought, and certainly aren’t won on paper, but the developers of the PlayStation 4 claim that the forthcoming games and …