Evolution of Work & Education
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Best of Edutopia: Staff Picks for 2012

Best of Edutopia: Staff Picks for 2012 | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
Cindy Johanson, Executive Director
The Power of the Positive Phone Call Home
At Edutopia, we strive to provide an array of strategies for people to improve education. When I look back over 2
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Great collection of articles on education written in the past year

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To Jump or Not To Jump, That is the Question -- How to Think about Whether to Join a Start-Up

To Jump or Not To Jump, That is the Question -- How to Think about Whether to Join a Start-Up | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
For the past month, a 23 year old marketing manager at one of the world’s largest enterprise software companies has been wrestling with whether to join a hot new start-up. Although she hasn
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6 Simple Rituals To Reach Your Potential Every Day

6 Simple Rituals To Reach Your Potential Every Day | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
It’s Tuesday morning at 8 a.m. Two San Francisco entrepreneurs are pitching their ventures to potential investors today. They’d both agree that this is one of the most important days of their lives.
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From CEO to Intern?

From CEO to Intern? | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

My buddy from Sweden quit his job as a CEO of an ad agency to become an intern in different occupations such as a gardener, chef and... prison guard?

 

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What Square's rise means for the startup ecosystem

What Square's rise means for the startup ecosystem | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
Like Google and Facebook before it, Square is set to transform the startup ecosystem. Read this article by Ben Parr on CNET News.
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School 2.0: teachers will be liberated from the classroom

School 2.0: teachers will be liberated from the classroom | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
Guest Post Somewhere, this year, a university hired its last tenured professor.
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Top 6 Apps for Flipping Your Classroom

Top 6 Apps for Flipping Your Classroom | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

Teachers all over the world are flipping their classrooms. Instead of doing homework and projects at home, students watch lectures and videos.


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We Need to Disrupt Education, Now

We Need to Disrupt Education, Now | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

Why? There are approximately 3.6 million open jobs in America, but there’s a skill gap forming between what’s being taught and what employers require to fill a position. ...

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4 Ways to Keep Employees Motivated and Engaged

4 Ways to Keep Employees Motivated and Engaged | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

Business owners always have high expectations of new employees, and many new employees hit the ground running, only to fizzle out a little further down the track.

 

Often, it is a remarkable drop in motivation that leads to this fizzling out of someone who on the face of it appeared to be a good recruit, and business owners need to identify how to keep new employees motivated, until they become valuable members of the team.

 

This excellent article, likens this fizzling out to many behaviours that occur outside of the wiorkplace, and it suggests four ways to keep new employees motivated and engaged in their roles.


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Should We Connect School Life to Real Life?

Should We Connect School Life to Real Life? | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
Excerpted from Will Richardson's new TED Book Why School:  How Education Must Change When Learning and Information Are Everywhere.
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Changing the Education System— It’s Complicate | Organizational Survival Playbook

Changing the Education System— It’s Complicate | Organizational Survival Playbook | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
--- it struck me (once again) that education systems are simply a reflection of business and societal norms.

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Case Study: How Wikipedia has changed Education from Internet [Infographic]

Case Study: How Wikipedia has changed Education from Internet [Infographic] | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

The Internet has changed the modern Education tremendously and with the growing and increasing users daily, its becoming difficult to look out for nice colleges and study and therefore many choose to study online. While we have also shown how in reality the Education cost has grown up in recent time making it almost impossible for everyone to grasp better education.


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marrus: Online Marketing & Promotion Thoughts

marrus: Online Marketing & Promotion Thoughts | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
I’m an artist and author who’s made a living selling my work for over ten years.
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Personal branding advice from an artist

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Big Idea 2013: The Year We Prioritize Beating Stress

Big Idea 2013: The Year We Prioritize Beating Stress | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
These last few harried weeks of 2012 are the ideal time to start focusing on my big idea for 2013: Less Stress, More Living. The holiday season is upon us — a time to lovingly connect with
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Trust, minimalism among 2013 trends, says Ford

Trust, minimalism among 2013 trends, says Ford | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
Ford Motor lays out its take on the top 13 trends for 2013, including the rise of minimalism.
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To Sell Is Human - Official Book Trailer

A new book about how we're all in sales now, and it's a good thing...

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Mister Rogers Remixed | Garden of Your Mind | PBS Digital Studios

Watch more videos here: http://www.youtube.com/pbsdigitalstudios If you like this, support your local PBS station: http://www.pbs.org/donate Mister Rogers re...
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How The iPad Is Being Used For Mobile Learning | Edudemic

How The iPad Is Being Used For Mobile Learning | Edudemic | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

"If you’ve ever wondered about just how powerful the iPad is or what you can actually get out of an online school … this one’s for you. A new infographic details how and why you can get a college degree (or at least worthwhile education) right on your iPad."


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Opinion: Service, Inclusion Are Paths to Salvation for Religion in the Millennial Era

Opinion: Service, Inclusion Are Paths to Salvation for Religion in the Millennial Era | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
A recent Pew survey described an America that is more religiously diverse and less religiously observant than at any time in its history.
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Millennials labeled the ‘giving’ generation

Millennials labeled the ‘giving’ generation | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

Greed is not cool anymore, It's all about giving back...

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10 EdTech Incubators Aiming To Change Education Forever

10 EdTech Incubators Aiming To Change Education Forever | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
10 EdTech Incubators Aiming To Change Education Forever...

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How Technology Is Powering Academic Success [Infographic]

How Technology Is Powering Academic Success [Infographic] | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it
Device ownership continues to grow, but how are college students using that technology?
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RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benjamin...
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The Google Yourself Challenge

The Google Yourself Challenge | Evolution of Work & Education | Scoop.it

Just how much information about you is online? Google yourself to find out and reconsider what details should be kept private and off the Internet.


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