Who Cares?

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

How do we get students to care? To be engaged? Please fill in the What Works and What Doesn't Google Form Here is a another version of the Teacher Feedback Form How do we move from apathy to passion? These questions have many answers, but to affect real, lasting change structural and philosophical changes ...

Your Future Success Revealed with Marshmallows?

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="500"] Marshmallows Image by John-Morgan at Flickr.com[/caption] "...a seemingly simple experiment devised by Walter Mischel to test will power: put a kid in a room with a marshmallow, and tell her if she can resist eating it for 15 minutes, she can have 2 marshmallows. It turns out ...

Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Engaged Learning Model

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

What is this? I created this graphic to help teachers design learner-friendly presentation activities in the classroom. According to John Medina's BrainRules, an audience's attention span is about 10 minutes. At this point, the presenter needs to recalibrate before continuing with the presentation.  This cycle can be repeated numerous times, ...

Khan Academy Founder Talks Radical Education Reform

Sunday, November 11th, 2012

"There's a lot more demand for people who want to just improve themselves than anyone would have guessed," says Salman Khan, founder of the free educational video series that bears his name and the new book, The One World Schoolhouse: Education Reimagined. Originally conceived to help his 12-year-old cousin learn math, ...

Caine’s Arcade 2: The Global Cardboard Challenge & Imagination Foundation

Friday, September 21st, 2012

This is just an amazing, inspiring story or creativity and good feeling!

F.A.T. City LD Processing

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

View more of the video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYg8sX2fv90

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Find out what tools teachers are using, why they are significant and how to use them. All this from a tremendous resource, http://www.21things4teachers.net

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2011 from Jane Hart

Social & Collaborative Learning in the Workplace

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Social & Collaborative Learning in the Workplace from Jane Hart