Mark Joseph

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'A knowledge-rich curriculum helps poor students'

I wrote to Philip Pullman once, a long time ago. It was only through his wondrous, tear-jerking, epic, steampunk-fantasy children’s books that I …

Adobe Spark Video - A Student Guide

Adobe Spark Video is a fantastic cross-curriculum tool for students creating short and informative video content. This step-by-step will support …

'Why do we have a retention crisis? Teaching is no longer seen as a vocation – it is just a job'

The recruitment and retention crisis is everywhere you look in education – it is worsening by the day. The sector and its political masters are …

10 “Notes to Self” We Need to Read 10 Times a Day Until They Sink In

<i>Happiness doesn’t start with a relationship, a vacation, a job, or money. It starts with our thinking and what you tell ourselves every day.</i>The best …

21 Ways Self-Aware People Interact With The World Differently

<b>1.</b> They take responsibility for how they respond to things and people (rather than trying to change those things and people).<p><b>2.</b> They don’t assume …

What Self-Awareness Really Is (and How to Cultivate It)

Self-awareness seems to have become the latest management buzzword — and for good reason. Research suggests that when we see ourselves clearly, we are more confident and more creative. We make sounder decisions, build stronger relationships, and communicate more effectively. We’re less likely to …

Self-awareness

These 100 profound quotes from Buddha will change the way you spend your life

If you want to see the best Buddha quotes in one place, then you’ll LOVE this post.<p>I’ve personally gone through hundreds of Buddha quotes to pick out …

Spirituality

10 Chinese Proverbs that Will Upgrade Your Perspective

1. <i>"One Happiness Scatters a Thousand Sorrows"</i><p>2. <i>"You cannot prevent the birds of sadness from passing over your head, but you can prevent their making</i> …

How to increase emotional intelligence: 5 powerful secrets

Emotional Intelligence. Another “it” theory of the moment. The media’s panacea of the week. Another great thing we all need — that nobody seems to be …

How to identify your values (and why it matters)

Your values affect every aspect of your life. When you feel stuck, they can help get you out of a rut; when you’re not sure what to do next, values …

Research Shows This 1 Rare Habit Separates Successful Leaders From All Others

This may be cringeworthy but the research doesn't lie.<p>When it comes to choosing a leadership philosophy that will turn employees into loyal and committed high-performers, who will then win over loyal and committed customers time and time again, you can't beat ​Servant Leadership.<p>In fact, the …

33 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of Us Probably Don't)

Getting ahead can be a struggle if you don't have the discipline to do the right simple things every single day.<p>Ever wonder why getting ahead can sometimes seem like such a struggle? The truth is: If you want to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've polled countless …

3 Rituals That Will Make You More Motivated

You know what you’re supposed to be doing… but you’ve come down with a really bad case of “<i>I-don’t-feel-like-it.</i>” You just don’t have any motivation. …

Motivation

15 Personal Development Quotes to Help You Invest in Yourself

The importance of personal development can’t be overstated. It’s the secret to separating yourself from the pack, the bridge that carries you toward …

How to avoid mediocrity and go first class in everything you do

"Successful people make choices that support the expansion of their life." -Darren Hardy<p>If you want world-class success, you need to make world-class …

What is "Ownership?"

The topic of ownership has been on my mind recently. It's not a new topic. I've written about it before as well as many others such as James Shore, …

Fewer Excuses, More Solutions

What stands in the way of a brighter future and better schools? <br>Well, mostly people. <br>People who tell others they can't or won't. <br>People who crush …

Want to Become the Best at What You Do? Read this.

It doesn’t matter how good your strategy is, if you’re not skilled at what you do, that strategy won’t take you very far.<p>As Jason Fried and DHH have …

Guest Post: “The Sacred Responsibility of Teachers…” – Part One

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Adeyemi Stembridge, PhD. He provides technical assistance for school improvement with a specific focus on</i> …

South Carolina Teacher Suspended for Asking Students to Justify the KKK

The same state that proudly flew a Confederate Flag over the state capitol grounds for half a century is making news again thanks to one teacher’s …

The Homework Conundrum

What do we really expect of students when setting homework? And, should teachers set it at all? Not many jobs

Manual Photography Cheat Sheet Infographic

Photography is slowly taking over the world; it’s everywhere. Take a look at social media. Facebook, Twitter & Instagram are packed with photography. …

Social Media

How VR, AR, & AI Can Change Education Forever – Part 1, Today's Problems

Education is an odd bird: we all know it could be better, while at the same time it is the best it has ever been in human history. For the last two …

Education Technology

Classroom Management with Whole Brain Teaching

If you are struggling with getting your class to follow rules and routines, try Whole Brain Teaching. To find out more about it, click here.<p>To get …

ISO in Photography: Know the correct setting for any picture

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.The ISO is one of the first …

Photography