Multitasking’s Impact / New Teacher Tips / Creating Student Rapport

February 9th, 2016

Here is some research on multitasking that teachers and students should read. Then it’s excellent tips from Starr Sackstein for new teachers and how to improve student support. On to Tinder problems for Bernie Sanders, a Power Google Search course, deprogramming kids from school, an innovation quote, and an innovative gymnast.

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Dr. Doug Green Says Hi From the Road to Key West

February 8th, 2016

This blog is my gift to busy educators and parents everywhere who don’t have the time I do to surf the Internet and read great books. If you are looking for self-improvement today, check out some of my Book Summaries. They will help you make purchasing decisions or internalize key concepts from books you’ve read. My Net Nugget Archives are also available. They should be very useful for researchers as well. If you just want to be entertained, check out my Humor/Music/Cool Stuff Archives. I’ll be back tomorrow with fresh gems from the Internet to meet your learning needs. Joy to you all and God Bless. Dr. Doug

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Ed Support by State / Badges for Teachers / DNA Suspension

February 7th, 2016

Here is a list comparing how each state supports public education and the best states only get C’s. Then it’s teachers earning badges for professional development and how one kid was kicked out of school due to his DNA. On to growing your Twitter following, coding for all students, how to make your lessons boring, a success by hard work quote, and a pulse jet on a tricycle.

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Drowning in Homework / Student Survey Tips / Student Genius Bar

February 6th, 2016

Are your kids drowning in homework and still not learning much? Then it’s tips for making student surveys and how to set up a student-run genius bar. On to a documentary on ‘screenagers,’ why children need to read and draw maps, teaching study habits, a Seth Godin quote, and the history of the word ‘dude.’

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Valentine Spoiler / John Cleese on PC / Transforming Libraries

February 5th, 2016

Start with a great infographic that features famous love stories that schools often use. Then it’s some cool PC advice from Monty Python’s John Cleese and how to transform your school library. On to driving web traffic with Twitter, free map creators, what teachers can do about stress, a Lolly Daskal quote, and a very cool rock climbing game.

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