More Student Control / Design Thinking in Class / 12 Leadership Books

More Student Control
Ten Ways To Give Students More Control Of Their Education – Allowing students to be involved and take control of their education gives them the tools to be much more successful. @TeachThought @travislape @cultofpedagogy

Why Design Thinking Has a Place in Your Classroom – Design thinking is a popular topic among educators. Teachers and school leaders who are committed to innovative practices have been drawn to this topic. @ClassTechTips @Eduporium

Twelve Books You Need on Your Leadership Bookshelf – I bet just about any school can afford these fine books. @PeterMDeWitt @EducationWeek @Vroom6

Social/Mobile Media Education

Eight ways to improve your Instagram presence – Are you looking to make a splash with images on the popular social media platform? Here are tips for driving users to your account. @PRDaily @jeffsheehan @MarkRaganCEO


How language shapes our brains…and our lives – Language and communication are as vital as food and water. We communicate to exchange information, build relationships, and create art. @MNT_MariaCohut @mnt @SBEducation @actfl


I Used to Preach the Gospel of Education Reform. Then I Became the Mayor. Rahm Emanuel Rahm realized how important principals are when it comes to creating a good school be it public or charter. @RahmEmanuel @ChicagosMayor @LarryCuban

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Wise Man Foolish Man@GordonTredgold

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Manatees Are Completely And Utterly Mesmerized By See-Through Canoe. There is something about these critters that I find fascinating. @ViralHog

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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