What Makes People Happy / Time to Go Glamping /Teaching and Learning in the Pandemic

August 7th, 2020

Glamping
Do you know what makes people happy? It’s time to find out. Then it’s time to go glamping and teaching in the pandemic. On to the distance learning shortlist, the problem with working too hard, a non-grading policy for your school, a live without pretending quote, and a local choir entertains with repurposed recordings.

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Building Remote Relationships / Measuring Earth’s Circumference / Hospitals of the Future

August 6th, 2020

Virtual Norms
Start with some George Couros tips for building remote relationships. Then it’s the Greeks measuring the Earth’s circumference and hospitals of the future. On to what educators need to know about TikTok, a canoe with a jet engine, student success skills, an Aristotle quote, and a lesson in dialects from the British Isles.

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Why We Need Robots / Budget Shortfall by State / John Oliver on Teaching Slavery

August 5th, 2020

Robot
Time to find out why we need robots more than ever. Then it’s a budget shortfall by state graph and John Oliver on teaching slavery. On to tips for effective distance learning, a practical lesson on the Moh’s scale, a guide to successful online learning, an augmented reality quote, and a hip principal parody.

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Contactless Vacations / Toxic Leadership Styles / Preparing Kids for the Fall

August 4th, 2020

Contactless Vacation
If your vacation plans have been messed up read on. Then it’s toxic leadership styles and preparing kids for the fall. On to Google’s new smartphone, geofencing explained, overworked manager issues, a getting back up quote, and a school principal parody.

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Evidence-Based Learning/ Ending Food Insecurity / Mangrove Power

August 3rd, 2020

Evidence-Based Learning
Start with finding out about evidence-based learning. Then it’s a 17-year-old trying to end food insecurity and the environmental power of mangrove trees. On to virtually welcoming kids back to school, what you and your kids should know about antibiotics, safety concerns regarding school reopenings, a we are strong quote, and SpaceX Dragon returns to Earth.

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