Real-Time Dorian Maps / Worrying Is Overrated / Support Challenge Ratio

Maps: Track Hurricane Dorian’s Path – These are the best maps I’ve found and they are continuously updated. @grammata @DeniseDSLu @nytimes

Stop Worrying
If You Want to Be Truly Happy, Stop Worrying About These 24 Things in Your Life. Or better yet, don’t worry about anything as it never helps. @LollyDaskal

Support Challenge Ratio
The Secret to Bringing Out the Best in Others – Support too little and challenge too much – you kick butt. People are stressed and discouraged. Challenge too little and support too much – you coddle. People are comfortable and sleepy. @Leadershipfreak

Social/Mobile Media Education

Facebook Is Building an AI Assistant Inside Minecraft. Facebook is using the popular video game Minecraft to help train a new artificially intelligent assistant that, in the future, could help humans perform a wide range of tasks. @MichaelFNunez @forbes @TamaraMcCleary


The Feynman Technique Can Help You Learn Anything Like An Engineer. Richard Feynman also served as a professor and his Feynman Technique is famous for all those who wish to study for a competition, a college entrance exam, or any other thing. Be sure to watch the animation at the bottom. @WonderfulEngr @gp_pulipaka


Ten essential discussions to have in any teacher team. Here are 10 discussions that teams should be having – not all at once, obviously, but over time, involving everyone. @teacherhead

Inspirational/Funny Tweets


Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

This Short Video From The Abaco Islands, In The Bahamas, Shows Damage Caused By Hurricane Dorian. This island is part of the Bahamas. @julmisjames

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

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Harnessing Technology for Deeper Learning by Scott McLeod and Julie Graber

The Happy Mind: A Simple Guide to Living a Happier Life Starting Today by Kevin Horsley and Louis Fourie

The Leadership Mind Switch: Rethinking How We Lead In the New World of Work by D. A. Benton and Kylie Wright-Ford

Wise Guy: Lessons From a Life by Guy Kawasaki

From Teacher to Leader: Finding Your Way as a First-Time Leader—Without Losing Your Mind by Starr Sackstein

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

Should We Be Teaching Optimism? by Dr. Doug Green

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

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

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