Future Kitchen Technology / Hacking Your Water Supply / The Worst Question

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

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Smart Refrigerator
The Rise of Kitchen Technology And What To Expect In Future Homes – Kitchen technology has always been at the forefront of consumers’ minds. After all, who doesn’t want to reduce the amount of work they have to do in the kitchen? @hippo_insurance @RossHudgens

Hacking water supply
Once again, someone tampered with an entire drinking water supply via the internet. You would think that something as critical as a town or county’s drinking water supply would be well-protected. If you allow for remote access, don’t change the password, and don’t remove old remote access software good luck. @StarFire2258 @Verge

The Worst Question
The Question That Doesn’t Help Students Figure Out Their Career – What do you want to be when you grow up? As if growing up is finite. As if at some point you become something and that’s the end. @AdamMGrant @EducatioonWeek @MichelleObama

Emergency Apps

Social Media/Artificial Intelligence

Seven Emergency Preparedness Apps to Keep on Your Phone – Don’t wait till the storm is coming or the earthquake starts to grab these from the app store. @byvictoriafeng @WIRED @fema @RedCross @MyShakeApp @Zello

Running Advice


How One Runner Manages to Stay Healthy While Running Over 100 Miles a Week. At the age of 74 I only run 30 mils a week, but I adhear to most of the advice given here. @bexwade89 @InsideHook @flynnsports

How You Doing?


The Surprising Power of Simply Asking Coworkers How They’re Doing – Humans have an innate need to belong — to one another, to our friends and families, and to our culture and country. The same is true when we’re at work. @KTwaronite_EY @HarvardBiz @moversaurus

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Forgivness quote@spencerrayner

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

A Comprehensive Breakdown Of How They Rescued The ‘Ever Given’ From The Suez Canal – This is an animated reenactment [7:11] of how the biggest blockage in Suez Canal history got stuck and removed. @The_Ops_Room


Recent Book Summaries & My Podcast

Where Good Ideas Come From

Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation by Steven Johnson

Cup of Joe
Listine to Dr. Doug on the “Cup of Joe” podcast. I recorded it last week. On it, I talk about the many good things I have seen in schools doing hybrid teaching. @PodcastCupOfJoe @DrDougGreen @BrainAwakes

Grasp: The Science of Transforming How We Learn by Sanjay Sarma with Luke Yoquinto

The Hype Machine: How Social Media Disrupts Our Elections, Out Economy, and Our Health and How We Must Adapt by Sinan Aral @SINANARAL

Back to School COVID Myths – It’s popular to say that hybrid learning is negatively impacting poor students who generally attend schools with lots of discipline issues. Is it possible that some poor kids who make a serious effort to learn aren’t the big winners? There may be stresses at home, but not many bullies. @DrDougGreen @mssackstein

This is my podcast on the Jabbedu Network. Please consider listening and buying my book Teaching Isn’t Rocket Science, It’s Way More Complex. Here’s a free executive summary. @jabbedu @DrDougGreen

Weird: The Power of Being an Outsider in an Insider World by Olga Khazan

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

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 (the book can be found here)

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

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