Cirque du Soleil Lessons / Key Listening Skill / VR Tour Creator

October 15th, 2018

Cirque du Soleil
Start with reasons to take your kids to Cirque du Soleil. Then it’s an easy way to be a better listener and a VR tour creator. On to text messaging tools to reach parents and students, a list of burgers from best to worst, how to build student rapport, a David Geurin quote, and a very muddy cross country race.

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Teaching Empathy / Learner Experience Design / PBL & MakerSpaces

October 13th, 2018

Teaching Empathy
Start with the idea of teaching empathy. Then it’s learner experience design and using PBL to make makerspaces thrive. On to using podcasts to teach literacy, Lolly Daskal on body language, a leadership piece by George Couros, another quote from a lady poker champ, and innovative hall passes.

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Engaging eQuizzes / Common Sense Reading Instruction / Divergent Teaching

October 12th, 2018

eLearning Quizzes
Are you getting the most out of eLearning quizzes? Here is some help. Then it’s common sense reading instruction and the characteristics of divergent learning. On to movie making in STEM classes, collaboration tips, characteristics of successful edtech teachers, a quote from a lady poker champ, and a very cool data visualization.

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Phenomenon-Based Learning / Bridging the Skills Gap / Poker Champ Lessons

October 11th, 2018

3D Bear
Start with a product from Finland that promotes creativity with AR and 3D printing. Then it’s bridging the skills gap and decision making lessons from a lady poker champ. On to tools for teaching with videos, questions that will change your life, the racist and misogynist history of proms, a success and sample size quote, a great video from Lake Louise.

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Form Stronger Relationships / Dreams to Reality / Socratic Seminars

October 10th, 2018

Once again we hear how important relationships are. Then it’s how to turn dreams into reality and an example of a Socratic Seminar. On to Siri recording the police, online vs. traditional colleges, teaching in a 1:1 classroom, a Socrates quote, and a British slang test.

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