Boost Reader Engagement / Cool Vocabulary Game / Shift to Learner Centered

Boost Engagement
Eleven Creative Ways to Boost Reader Engagement – This is aimed at adult authors, but it’s good advice for students too. @DianaUrban @bkmkting @SarahBolme

Connect the Four! A vocabulary game for any classroom – Find four pictures that connect to each of your vocabulary words in the unit. @tishrich @hmarrs24

Learner Centered
Ten Characteristics of Learner Centered Experiences – Education Reimagined defines the paradigm shift from teacher-centered learning. @katiemartinedu @ERobbPrincipal

Social/Mobile Media Education

The 5 Types of Blog Posts that Need to Be Part of Your Content Marketing Strategy – This applies to people doing blogs for schools too. @ThriveThemes @imobsession @shanemelaugh


What an Everest Climb Looks Like in 2019 – From Kathmandu to the top of the world, here’s an overview of the most popular route to Everest’s summit. It’s harder than most people think. @svatikirsten @outsidemagazine


Seven ways to drive district-wide innovation – Innovative learning experiences can, and should, be widely available, highly engaging, and designed to prepare all students for our rapidly evolving global economy. @eschoolnews @greshamschools

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Tech Can Teach@SturmDon

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Watch The First Full Episode Of Jordan Peele’s ‘The Twilight Zone’ For Free. @JordanPeele @Monkeypaw

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

Wise Guy

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

Being Digital 23 Years Later by Nicholas Negroponte

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

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

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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