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Build With Plastic
Kenyan scientist builds with bottles to beat plastic pollution. ‘Eco Blocks and Tiles’ is the first company in Kenya to manufacture roof tiles and other construction materials from plastic and glass waste. @nitabhalla @sree @HopeMwanake @MureithiKevin

Learn How to Compel Your Audience to Act with These Three Storytelling Tips. This is good advice for teachers too. @JolinaPettice @toprank @alvinlindsay21

Social/Mobile Media Education

How to schedule your social media visual content like a pro – How do you stay relevant in the social media space? The answer is simple: by consistently publishing quality content. @lilachbullock @viraltag


This Visualization Of Where US Voters Think Iran Is Located Is… Concerning. See if you and your students know where it is. @jpiacenza @MorningConsult


Sure, We Teach History, But Do We Know Why It’s Important? hen the nation feels not just divided, but divided in an unprecedented way, studying history serves as a guide. @AndrewUjifusa @educationweek

Inspirational/Funny Tweets


Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

An Olympic First: Cardboard beds for Tokyo Athletes Village. The beds can stand up to 200 kilograms. That’s about 440 pounds, and surely no Olympic athlete weighs that much. @AP @turntable00000

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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