What’s Best for Kids / The Chips Problem for New Cars / Jeopardy! Excitement

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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What's Best
Welcome to the What’s Best for Kids Library
Free live virtual events and video sessions from Times 10 Publications are now available. @markbarnes19 @burnedinteacher

Cars and Chips
Why Carmakers Can’t Just Transition To Newer Chips In Stock – It’s a classic case of two industries that have conflicting needs but still have to work together. @pioneerspine @Jalopnik

Matt Amodio Has the Second-Longest Win Streak in ‘Jeopardy!’ History. Can He Catch Ken Jennings? I’m a big Jeopady! fan and I found this insightful. @clairemcnear @ringer


Social Media/Artificial Intelligence

The Lean Startup: Best course on Entrepreneurship. This Course will Revolutionize your ideas into a unicorn startup and helped you in creating a prototype, Business model canvas, building a Minimum viable product, Pitch deck, and Fundraising and support your team-building and expansion strategy in a startup. @junjudapi @Udemy_Coupons1

Earth Friendly


Not ready to be vegan? Here are 5 tweaks to make your diet more Earth-friendly. Full confession: I have been a vegan for the last two years and I feel great. @hi_thisissunny @TEDTalks



Learning Library Skills is Still Important. Google searches are great preliminary starting points for research but once students make it to the academic big time of college, they need to know how to navigate an academic library to ensure optimal success. @mssackstein

Inspirational/Funny Tweets

Stick withlove@theeiguy

Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Hey, Grandpa – The Petersens Original (LIVE) – This is a true story written be the fiddle player. It brought tears to my eyes. @thepetersens


Recent Book Summaries & My Podcast


Noise: A Flaw In Human Judgement by Daniel Kahneman, Oliver Sibony, & Cass Sunstein

Weapons of Mass Instruction: A Schoolteacher’s Journey Through the Dark World of Compulsory Schooling by John Taylor Gatto

Unwinding Anxiety: New Science Shows How to Break the Cycles of Worry and Fear to Heal Your Mind by Judson Brewer

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

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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