Four-Pack Water Testing Kit is Only $24.99. Be sure to get one for you school or for your kids to play with at home.
Six IT nightmares plaguing schools-and 6 solutions to stop them – Share with your administrators and IT staff. @DickCsaplar @eschoolnews
25 Education Leaders to Learn from Today – I follow most of these folks and they are indeed first rate. @edutechchick @MsSackstein @gcouros @scholzet @JoyKirr
Social/Mobile Media Education
Ten Traits Shared by Successful Social Media Entrepreneurs – Share with young entrepreneurs you know. @kimgarst @HuffingtonPost @alvinlindsay21
Take the Boredom Out of Summer with AVID4 Adventure Camps I would rather send my child to this sort of camp than a computer camp. @BigFitFamily @KickingWKelly
Student Choice as an instructional strategy – three ways to encourage it – If you want to motivate students try giving them some choice. @Jennifer_Hogan @RickJetter
Kids jearn better by taking frequent breaks throughout the day. @ShellTerrell See an article about this here. @timdwalk @MindShiftKQED
Humor, Music, Cool Stuff
Black Sabbath’s ‘Iron Man’ Sounds Creepy As Heck When It’s Played On Harps by Camille and Kennerly the Harp Twins. I love familiar tunes played on non familiar instruments. Also, check out their Sweet Child of Mine@LaughingSquid
Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts
Seven EdTech Tools That Make It Easy to Teach Writing Skills by Lucy Benton
How to Stay Motivated in Online Education by Christina Battons – This is also good general advice for everyone. @battonschristi
Never Send a Human to Do a Machine’s Job: Correcting the Top 5 EdTech Mistakes by Yong Zhao, Gaoming Zhang, Jing Lei, and Wei Qiu
Check out my tes author page. @DrDougGreen @tesusa
The drive to fire underperforming teachers will not improve our schools. One of my efforts for @tesusa. @DrDougGreen
Think about how to do it right, rather than do it over @tesusa December 15, 2016.
Girls and Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape by Peggy Orenstein
Teaching isn’t rocket science, it’s way more complex. This is my latest and one of my best. Hope you like and share. @DrDougGreen @tesusa @davidjmarley
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