COVID-19 Symptom Video / Think Like a Hotshot / A Lesson on Risk

Virus symptoms
What Coronavirus Symptoms Look Like After A Few Days – This is an excellent short animated video that everyone should watch. @ScienceInsider

Pinkcast 3.19. This is how to think like a hotshot. Everyone should give this a try and it only takes 1:47. @DanielPink

M Curie quote
Why do people fear the wrong things? – Gerd Gigerenzer This short TED Talk[4:00] will help you and your students understand relative and absolute risk better. @TED_ED @YtmoNews

Social/Mobile Media Education

How to Create Contact Groups in Gmail – This may be something teachers will want to do. @rmbyrne


A Fascinating Explanation From Carl Sagan Of How An Ancient Greek Scientist Figured Out The Earth Is Round. This is a great learning video for middle school on up. @openculture

101 Women


101 Amazing Women Who Changed the World – While gender parity continues to be an ongoing problem (yes, even in 2020), the world is fortunately full of examples of brave women who have stood up to the most daunting challenges. @mental_floss @FirstBook @HistoryVsPod

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Jobs quotes@JustinW77085014

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Vultures: The acid-puking, plague-busting heroes of the ecosystem – Kenny Coogan – That God for vultures. This is a great video for middle school on up. @TED_ED @kennycoogan

Recent Book Summaries, Original Work, and Guest Posts

Slaying Goliath

Slaying Goliath: The Passionate Resistance to Privatization and the Fight to Save America’s Public Schools by Diane Ravitch

Transcendence: How Humans Evolved Through Fire, Language, Beauty, and Time by Gaia Vince@WanderingGaia.

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

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

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