Things Students Create / Driverless Car Sensors / Teach Entrepreneurship

July 21st, 2018

Stuff Kids Create
If your students aren’t creating things here are some ideas. Then it’s driverless car sensors and teaching entrepreneurship. On to the costs of blogging, the birth of an iceberg, parents and digital literacy, a John Dewey quote, and a very cool optical illusion.

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Future Preparation / Online & Low Income / First Day Tips

July 20th, 2018

Life Beyond Education
Start with a post that can help you decide if you are preparing students for future success. Then it’s the impact of online education for low-income students and tips for the first day of school. On to iPad apps for grammar, new high tech girl scout badges, the NAACP’s new take on testing, a Will Rogers quote, and a funny airbag stunt.

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VR and Memory / Tips for Student Blogging / Get Curious Not Furious

July 18th, 2018

VR and Memory
It looks like VR can help with memory. It’s time to try it in your classroom. Then it’s tips for student blogging and why teachers should never be furious. On to tools for gathering real-time feedback, unusual ways to identify your strength, creating a future classroom, an educator’s priorities quote, and the gap between boomer and millennial income by state.

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The Cost of Coffee Around the World / How to Reinvent Yourself / Food Science TED Talks

July 17th, 2018

Cost of Coffee
Start by comparing the cost of a cup of coffee around the world. Then it’s how to reinvent yourself and food science TED Talks. On to using social media for content creation, genius hour for teachers or anyone, making your presentation better, a live without apologies quote, and what’s in frozen pizza.

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Student Questions to Add and Ax / Helping 1st-Year Teachers

July 16th, 2018

5 Student Questions
Start with five questions you should ask students and five questions that students should stop asking. Then it’s how Denver is helping first-year teachers. On to Obama and others losing Twitter followers, TED Talks for Ed Tech, getting stakeholders to get on board with ditching grades, a David Geurin quote, and cleaning up oil spills with human hair and pantyhose.

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