Student Created Apps / Future Learning Environments / Boosting Student Collaboration

Make Apps
Three Ways for Students to Create Their Own Apps & Games – Creating a mobile app can be a great way to get students interested in learning programming concepts. @rmbyrne @DenisecWright

Learning Environments for the Future: 4 Tips from Randy Fielding – Design principle number one for Fielding is listening to the people who will use the spaces and connecting to place and community. @FieldingNair @Getting_Smart @lifeismaikai @tvanderark

Boosting student collaboration in the classroom – Collaboration is a core part of every career field and subject discipline. The same holds true for the classroom. @drlangraad @WeVideo @JenWilliamsEdu @drlangraad

Social/Mobile Media Education

Spotify thinks its algorithm can find your next favorite podcast. Spotify is taking its first step toward personalizing podcast recommendations with the official launch of its Your Daily Podcast playlist. @ashleyrcarman @verge @nick_chater

AI Hands


13 Mind-Blowing Things Artificial Intelligence Can Already Do Today – Many of us will be quite surprised to learn of some of the skills AI already knows how to do. @BernardMarr @Forbes @imtorsten @Nicochan33


A Surefire Way To Improve Your Leadership (But Only A Few Will Do It). The author is proposing a new approach to giving and receiving feedback in organizations. @jhzenger @forbes @E_Sheninger

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Remain Calm@911well

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

The Most Remote Places In The World, Visualized – If you’ve ever lived in or driven through a sparsely populated rural area, you’ve probably thought of it as “the middle of nowhere.” But it was likely far from being truly remote. @VividMaps

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

Inside the Box

Innovate Inside the Box: Empowering Learners Through UDL and the Innovator’s Mindset by George Couros with Katie Novak

Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t by Simon Sinek

You Are Awesome: 9 Secrets to Getting Stronger and Living an Intentional Life by Neil Pasricha

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

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

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

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