Neurocognition & Exercise / Tech Science Resources / Teaching Techniques to Practice

Brain & Exercise
Aerobic Exercise May Be Key to Better Neurocognition. Thirty-five minutes, three times a week may boost executive function. @ckbergland @PsychToday @DrEdwardMooney

Tech Resources for Your Next Science Experiment – Can an iPad help out with a science experiment? What role does a Chromebook play in the science classroom? @ClassTechTips @thinkm2

Ten teaching techniques to practice deliberately – It’s a well-established idea that to develop expertise in a particular skill or technique, you need to practice. @teacherhead

Social/Mobile Media Education

Apple to Reveal New Home-Grown Apps, Software Features at WWDC. Tech giant will woo developers with new tools, but also compete with them through its own software. @markgurman @technology @Chris_Ciaccia


How To Reskill Your Workforce For AI (Artificial Intelligence) – The fact is that there are few data scientists and AI experts available. @ttaulli @Forbes @rogerhamilton

Math Worksheets


Ditch the Math Worksheets and Stop Killing Kids’ Curiosity. Children tend to be creative, but school tends to take it out of them. @kathyliusun @educationweek

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Work Endlessly@IanMAdair

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

How Scientists Are Preparing For The Day A Large Asteroid Heads Towards Earth – Scientist Cathy Plesko from the Los Alamos National Laboratory explains the available options if a large object starts barreling straight towards the earth. @CSPlesko @WIRED

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

Leadership Mindswith

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

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

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