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Today I will…

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A new year is upon us, and with it, another obligatory post about goals and resolutions for 2013.  As I suspect is the case for many of you, my resolutions frequently end up by the wayside – ...
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Seven Things Great Employers Do (That Others Don't)

Seven Things Great Employers Do (That Others Don't) | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Gallup has uncovered seven unusual, innovative, and proven tactics to create productive and profitable working environments. You're not likely to find these ideas elsewhere.

Via Jean-Philippe D'HALLUIN, Bobby Dillard
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For parents, happiness is a very high bar

For parents, happiness is a very high bar | Cuppa | Scoop.it
The parenting section of the bookstore is overwhelming—it's "a giant, candy-colored monument to our collective panic," as writer Jennifer Senior puts it. Why is parenthood filled with so much anxiety? Because the goal of modern, middle-class parents—to raise happy children—is so elusive. In this honest talk, she offers some kinder and more achievable aims.
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Are "Vision" and "Division" Opposing Forces at Your School?

Are "Vision" and "Division" Opposing Forces at Your School? | Cuppa | Scoop.it
How long have I used the terms “vision” and “division” in schools and not seen both the linguistic and practical dissonance between the two? Schools craft vision statements that are often short, fu...
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To Advance Education, We Must First Reimagine Society

To Advance Education, We Must First Reimagine Society | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Why haven't education reform efforts amounted to much? Because they start with the wrong problem, says John Abbott, director of the 21st Century Learning Initiative. Overhauling the educational paradigm means replacing the metaphor — the concept of the world and its inhabitants as machine-like entities — that has shaped the education system, as well as many other aspects of our culture.
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10 Common Blog Writing Mistakes (Infographic)

10 Common Blog Writing Mistakes (Infographic) | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Ever wondered what the most common grammar mistakes are that bloggers make? Run-on sentences, punctuation, or maybe use of wrong tenses? This infographic highlights common blog post writing errors and blogging facts.

Via Lauren Moss
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Nacho Vega's curator insight, April 2, 4:48 PM

Read it... or not... :)

JordiMarínba's curator insight, April 6, 6:37 PM

Excellent infografic to bear in mind when writing blogs.

MCLibrarianRMIT's curator insight, April 13, 1:12 AM

Common grammar errors and how to fix them.  Applicable to more than just blog posts.

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How Assessment Can Lead to Deeper Learning

How Assessment Can Lead to Deeper Learning | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Most educators, policymakers, and parents agree that today's students need a mix of knowledge, skills, and dispositions to prepare them to be successful and engaged citizens. Given that students need
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Awesome Poster Featuring The 8 Leadership Qualities ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Awesome Poster Featuring The 8 Leadership Qualities ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Cuppa | Scoop.it
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2014 SCH Senegal: Building Community

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2014 SCH Senegal: Building Community
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Forget Doing And Just Start Trying. Harder. | an Edgy Conversation

Forget Doing And Just Start Trying. Harder. | an Edgy Conversation | Cuppa | Scoop.it
As a 16 year old boy, Jadav watched as a torrential flood ripped through his home in Assam, India.  The powerful currents in that 1979 storm smashed violently through his city destroying homes, leveling trees, and washing away most of
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Edcamps: Remixing Professional Development

Edcamps: Remixing Professional Development | Cuppa | Scoop.it
The term professional development (PD) has taken on many incarnations during the time I've been involved in education.

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Social Media for Teachers INFOGRAPHIC

Social Media for Teachers INFOGRAPHIC | Cuppa | Scoop.it

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schroede's curator insight, March 17, 1:56 PM

Examines four popular social media tools of value to educators:  YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest

Jeffrey Miles's curator insight, March 17, 11:08 PM

I like this infographic of how and why to use social media as an educator.

Amy Burns's curator insight, March 21, 8:26 AM

Interesting statistics! 

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Creativity, the Gift of Failure, and the Crucial Difference Between Success and Mastery

Creativity, the Gift of Failure, and the Crucial Difference Between Success and Mastery | Cuppa | Scoop.it
The lost art of learning to stand "where we would rather not and expand in ways we never knew we could."

"You gotta be willing to fail…
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27 Simple Ideas To Stimulate Creativity (Infographic) - Edudemic

27 Simple Ideas To Stimulate Creativity (Infographic) - Edudemic | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Sometimes you're just stuck in a creativity rut. Check out these 27 simple ideas to boost your creativity!

Via Beth Dichter
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Emeric Nectoux's curator insight, March 16, 2:11 AM

A bunch of down to earth advices to help you catch up and/or keep your creativity flowing. 

Maryalice Leister's curator insight, March 16, 7:44 AM

Appropriate when considering my personal creativity focus. Excellent visual.

Ness Crouch's curator insight, March 29, 6:05 PM

I love this infographic. What do you think about the ideas?

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Two Guys and Some iPads: Unplugged, Reflected, and Recharged!

Two Guys and Some iPads: Unplugged, Reflected, and Recharged! | Cuppa | Scoop.it
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Should you live for your résumé ... or your eulogy?

Should you live for your résumé ... or your eulogy? | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Within each of us are two selves, suggests David Brooks in this meditative short talk: the self who craves success, who builds a résumé, and the self who seeks connection, community, love -- the values that make for a great eulogy. (Joseph Soloveitchik has called these selves "Adam I" and "Adam II.") Brooks asks: Can we balance these two selves?
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10 Habits Of Effective Teachers

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Math class needs a makeover

Math class needs a makeover | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Today's math curriculum is teaching students to expect -- and excel at -- paint-by-numbers classwork, robbing kids of a skill more important than solving problems: formulating them. In his talk, Dan Meyer shows classroom-tested math exercises that prompt students to stop and think.
(Filmed at TEDxNYED.)
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You should know these - A List of Useful Educational Websites

You should know these - A List of Useful Educational Websites | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Imgur is home to the web's most popular image content, curated in real time by a dedicated community through commenting, voting and sharing.

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Martyn Cooper's curator insight, April 8, 12:03 AM

Useful educational resources:

Joseph Palumbo, MBA,'s curator insight, April 8, 10:14 PM

Some great sites to further your education, exercise your brain.

Teresa De Santos's curator insight, April 10, 1:09 PM

En los listados siempre se encuentra algo nuevo

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63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World | Cuppa | Scoop.it
63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World
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Ready to Reinvent Yourself Every Two Years? You'd Better Be - At Work - WSJ

Ready to Reinvent Yourself Every Two Years? You'd Better Be - At Work - WSJ | Cuppa | Scoop.it
The robot revolution has already begun. Here's what it means for workers.
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7 Ways Teaching Has Changed

7 Ways Teaching Has Changed | Cuppa | Scoop.it
This Is The World Teachers Must Adapt To: 7 Ways Teaching Has Changed by Terry Heick Teachers are the arbitrators of knowledge and culture. Knowledge…
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Innovative thinking needs to lead to innovative action.

Innovative thinking needs to lead to innovative action. | Cuppa | Scoop.it
"Without change there is no innovation, creativity, or incentive for improvement. Those who initiate change will have a better opportunity to manage the change that is inevitable." William Pollard ...
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Designing serendipitous learning spaces to foster creativity

Mobile Learning and Creativity Workshop 2012 at the EC-TEL Conference 2012, Saarbruecken, Germany

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Daniel Pink's ASCD keynote: why being persuasive in the classroom is more important than ever & how to sharpen your skills -

Daniel Pink's ASCD keynote: why being persuasive in the classroom is more important than ever & how to sharpen your skills - | Cuppa | Scoop.it
What percentage of your time is spent convincing people to give up something they value (like time, energy, attention, or money) in exchange for something you offer? This was the question posed by Daniel Pink, the first keynote speaker at this year’s ASCD conference in Los Angeles. He shared a study where 7,000 Americans participated, and …
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Education Rethink @edrethink: 12 Alternatives to Boring Professional Development

Education Rethink @edrethink: 12 Alternatives to Boring Professional Development | Cuppa | Scoop.it
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