This month's issue of the ASCD's Educational Leadership focuses on motivating students. Click to get to the table of contents. Ask your librarian to help you access articles that are not available online.
In an effort to clarify and explain some of the most important characteristics that a digitally competent teacher must have, we whipped up this fun visual. It’s designed to make it abundantly clear which skills you should have, who should consider themselves ‘digitally competent’ and more.
The BBC's acclaimed podcast A History of the World in 100 Objects brought us just that: the story of human civilization as told through artifacts from the Egyptian Mummy of Hornedjitef to a Cretan statue of a Minoan Bull-leaper to a Korean roof tile to a Chinese solar-powered lamp.
The thing you'll have to make peace with if you're going to survive the year is that "there is never enough." That, and the fact that you're a perfectionist. You're going to need to let a little perfection go.
Last fall, we let you know that Caltech and The Feynman Lectures Website joined forces to create an online edition of The Feynman Lectures on Physics. They started with Volume 1. And now they've followed up with Volume 2 and Volume 3, making the collection complete.