Connecting with Students / Chess the Streaming Obsession / Letter to Bullies

Free Resources for Busy Parents and Educators Who Don’t Have as Much Time to Read and Surf as I Do

CONNECTIONS: Just One Thing! Your students won’t always remember what you’ve taught them, but they’ll always remember how you’ve treated them. @Jeff_Zoul @casas_jimmy @ConnectEDDBooks @EmilyAPaschall @Williamdp @MDiffenbaugh

Chess (Yes, Chess) Is Now a Streaming Obsession. Viewers are flocking to games during the pandemic, entranced by a charismatic grandmaster and his lightning-fast play. @Kellen_Browning @nytimes @TrippBraden @MarketingProfs

An Open Letter to Our Bullies – It is important to understand what motivates a bully. @parentteendr @PsychToday @icsfblog

Social/Mobile Media Education

Six Quick Tips for Cleaning an Out-of-Control Inbox – Email management is a necessary part of doing business in a digital day and age, so here’s how to keep a tidy inbox. @naterez94 @Entrepreneur @AdaptNowEditors


How Do I Interview for a Job when I Lack Experience? Congratulations on applying. You’ve already overcome the problem of ruling yourself out. Don’t talk yourself out of an opportunity that feels like a stretch. @Leadershipfreak @ziegeran

Remote Learning


Keeping Kids Engaged in Remote Learning – With the pandemic not letting down in many places, schools are beginning to focus less on re-entry and more on starting the year with remote learning. @ShellTerrell @E_Sheninger

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Goals and Dreams@imtorsten

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

The Kennedys Special Tribute to The Byrds! Sunday, Sept 13, 2020 2pm eastern. I’ve been a big Byrds fan forever.

Recent Book Summaries


IEP & Section 504 Team Meetings…and the Law by Miriam Kurtzig Freedman

Grading and the Law

Grading, Reporting, Graduating…and the Law by Miriam Kurtzig Freedman

Boys and SEX

Boys and Sex: Young Men on Hookups, Love, Porn, Consent, and Navigating the New Masculinity by Peggy Orenstein

Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry & Jean Greaves

Reprogramming the American Dream: From Rural America to Silicon Valley – Making AI Serve Us All by Kevin Scott

The Knowledge GAP: The Hidden Cause of America’s Broken Education System and How to Fix It by Natalie Wexler

Upstream: How to Solve Problems Before They Happen by Dan Heath

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

Be sure to try the bottom right translate button for your favorite language or one you are trying to learn. If you don’t see it check your adblocking software.

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter Share this page via Google Plus     If you like the summary, buy the book

Leave a Reply