AI and Education / Learning Through Play / Repeatable Music

AI and Education
Educators and Artificial Intelligence: “Err on the Side of Caution,” Says RAND Researcher. The work of teachers and act of teaching, unlike repetitive tasks on the manufacturing floor, cannot be completely automated. @BenjaminBHerold ‏@educationweek

Learning through play: what are the benefits? Play is one of the most misunderstood topics in education, says psychologist David Whitebread. Here, he sets the record straight. @Helen_Amass @dgw10041 @tes

Pop Music is Stuck on Repeat. Colin Morris does a great job analyzing repetition in songs old and new. The metric he uses is interesting. If you like music you will like this. @HalfEatenScone @TEDxPenn

Social/Mobile Media Education

Facebook Announces It’s Merging Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram. While all three apps will continue to work as stand-alone applications, the underlying messaging infrastructure will be integrated. @MobileMonkey @larrykim


Smart Glasses Aren’t on the Streets, They’re on Factory Floors. On the factory or the shop-room floor augmented-reality, smart glasses are already being deployed across a wide swath of industries. @JakeSwearingen @intelligencer


Eleven Easy Ways to Increase Self-Confidence – This trait is closely associated with success. @carthagebuckley

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Dweck Quote Check out my summary of Mindset by Carol Dweck. @WeberEducation @IUSD

Robot Model

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

A Japanese Fashion Model Who Isn’t Human, And More Of The Week’s Coolest Design – Meet Imma. On her Twitter page, she describes herself as a virtual model and proudly declares, “I want to attract humans to the fashion show.” @pang_chieh @Digg @supchinanews

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

The Formula

The Formula: The Universal Laws of Success by Albert-László Barabási

Should We Be Teaching Optimism? by Dr. Doug Green

Token Ideas for Guest Speakers by Jenna Smith – If you need a high quality plaque check out EDCO Awards and Specialties.

Get It Done: The 21-day Mind Hack System to Double Your Productivity and Finish What You Start by Michael Mackintosh

All Children, Including Those with Learning Disabilities, Benefit from the Arts by Lillian Brooks

Code Breaker: Increase Creativity, Remix Assessment, and Develop a Class of Coder Ninjas! by Brian Aspinall

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

Why Do We Have Elite Schools? Dr. Doug Green

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

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

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