To Red Shirt or Not / LGBTQ Safety in Schools / World Happiness Report 2019

Red Shirting Kindergarten Kids, Good Idea or Bad? Just holding kids back in a low SES district might not have the same benefits since those kids would be much less likely to get any special tutoring or other supports while they waited. @ReadingShanahan @LisaHansel

LGBTQ Safety
Making School a Safe Place for LGBTQ Students – For many LGBTQ students, discrimination and harassment are still a daily reality, and school is one of the main places where they experience these things. @cultofpedagogy @taenos99 @GLSEN

World Happiness Report 2019 – The World Happiness Report is a landmark survey of the state of global happiness that ranks 156 countries by how happy their citizens perceive themselves to be. @SimonCocking @helene_wpli @VisualCap @larrykim

Social/Mobile Media Education

Twelve Ways to Make Money With Your Smartphone or Video Camera – It may sound a bit simplistic, but if you have a video camera or even a decent smartphone, and a little bit of skill, you can easily become a video entrepreneur. @LScottHarrell @VtrepMag

Jeopardy James


Jeopardy!’ Star James Holzhauer on His Children’s Book Strategy – The library’s children’s section is the place to go for books “tailored to make things interesting for uninterested readers.” @ChildrensBookSF @PublishersWkly @James_Holzhauer ‏@Jeopardy ‏


Seven Ways to Develop Future Ready Leaders – Schools alos need leaders who can adapt, evolve, collaborate and grow at the speed of change. @Justcoachit @JeremyScrivens @BigRedRuckus

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Happy Heart@themerry_monk @Susanjmccann

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Drone Perfectly Captures The Staggering Beauty Of This Icelandic Glacier. The Vatnajökull glacier is the largest ice cap in Europe and is undeniably stunning to behold. @Caters_News @StefanoTiozzoPH

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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