Microsoft Flight Simulator / Lessons From the Pandemic / Relationships & Resilience

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

Flight Simulator
You can now sign up to test Microsoft Flight Simulator in VR. Windows Mixed Reality headsets get first dibs. @StarFire2258 @Verge @schooltablet

#WorldTeachersDay | Lessons from the Pandemic: “After the Virus: In Teachers We Trust”, by Pasi Sahlberg – What is the X-factor that helps schools through the current global health crisis? @pasi_sahlberg @peterjohnsonphd @Marttihellstrom @liandersson

Relationships and Resilience – Resilience is not something we are born with; rather it is generated and developed as a result of the experiences we face as we live our daily lives. @KenSampson1 @jwporteous

Social/Mobile Media Education

Seven Traits of a Great Social Media Manager – Social media is a crucial element of a brand’s content and marketing plans these days. That’s why being a social media manager has become such a lucrative career. @madalynsklar

Life in Space

Learning

Work, Float, Eat, Dream: Life on the International Space Station – We asked some of the people who’ve spent the most time on the ISS: What’s it like up there? @tonyr_vr @airspacemag

Leadership/Parenting

Teacher Success Summit – Get Quality PD from impactful leaders in education and Relevant & relatable strategies and suggestions at your fingertips. It’s Professional Development at its finest and it’s free. @mssackstein

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Worst days quote

@edtechnophile

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

This 3-Minute Animation Short Is Painfully Awkward. “Awkward,” a short by director Nata Metlukh, beautifully illustrates a day filled with awkward moments. @notofagus

Recent Book Summaries

The Biggest Bluff

The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win by Maria Konnikova

Boys and SEX

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

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

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

Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry & Jean Greaves (the book can be found here)

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

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