"Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational "death valley" we now face, and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of possibility."
"The average five-year-old asks 65 questions per day, most of them starting with "why." The average 44-year-old manager only asks six questions per day; most of them starting with "when," "where," or "how much."
The number of questions we ask per day doesn't increase until retirement. Why retirement? Because that's when we start asking, "Where are my keys?" and "Why did I walk into this room?"
In this animated three-minute video, Chic Thompson the author of What a Great Idea!, will help you "jump start" your question asking ability."
Google is digging deeper into its technology toolkit to turn its social networking service into a more formidable threat to Facebook, sprucing up its photo features at a time when sharing snapshots online and on mobile gadgets is growing more...
When I became a principal, the first thing I did to my office was take down the giant whiteboard behind my desk. I’m an iPad guy, no doubt about it. No one wants school leaders to take advantage of cutting-edge technology more than yours truly.
A fantastic list of ideas on how to use Wordle effectively in the classroom! Listed by subject areas. I really thought putting your lesson plan in a wordle and sharing it with the class. That would show them visually the main focus of the lesson.