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

3D Bear
A Tool from Finland to Support Phenomenon-Based Learning – This is an ad, but it looks like a product worth investigating. It deals with 3D printing and AR. @3DBearOfficial @ClassTechTips

How technology can bridge the skills gap it created – One of the biggest challenges we are facing globally today is how to close the rapidly growing skills gap. @soykang @wef @CMRubinWorld

Three Lessons on Decision Making From a Poker Champion – This short TED Talk [6:07] contains great advice for learners of all ages. @Liv_Boeree @TEDTalks

Social/Mobile Media Education

Eleven Tools for Teaching With Videos – A PDF Handout – There are times when a good video or video clip can be just the thing that a student needs to see how all of the pieces of a topic come together. @NikkiDRobertson @rmbyrne


Powerful Questions That Will Change Your Life Forever – These are also good questions for young people to ask themselves. @LollyDaskal


The Racist & Misogynistic History of Prom – I suspect that high school kids will find this interesting. Sorry about the short ad. @TeenVogue

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Sample Size quoteLiv Boeree Poker Champ @Liv_Boeree @TEDTalks

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Just Chill Out And Watch This Couple Canoe Through A Lake Surrounded By Mountains. This might give you and your kids ideas about how to make cool videos. @Newsflare @VideoElephant

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

Seven Things That Can Spoil Your Relationship with the Students by Kate Khom

Elite Schools

Why Do We Have Elite Schools? Click here for the original post at EdWeek Teacher and consider leaving a comment. @DrDougGreen @MsSackstein @EdWeekTeacher

Hacking PBL

Hacking Project-Based Learning: 10 Easy Steps to PBL and Inquiry in the Classroom by Ross Cooper and Erin Murphy

The Gritty Truth of School Transformation: Eight Phases of Growth to Instructional Rigor by Amy M. Dujon

Future Driven: Will Your Students Thrive In An Unpredictable World? by David Geurin encourages teachers to look to the future as they design lessons to excite their students.

For White Folks Who Teach in the Hood…and the Rest of Y’all Too by Christopher Emdin

If Supporting Student Passion Is So Important, What Do We Do If They Don’t Have Any? This is my latest guest post for Charles Carpenter. @DrDougGreen

Peer Feedback in the Classroom: Empowering Students to be the Experts by Starr Sackstein

Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions in Your Classroom by Shelly Sanchez Terrell

Check out my tes author page. @DrDougGreen @tesusa

Be sure to try the bottom right translate button for your favorite language or one you are trying to learn. If you don’t see it check your ad blocking software.

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter Share this page via Google Plus     If you like the summary, buy the book

Leave a Reply