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Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace

Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace | Genius Hour | Scoop.it

The company is conducting an experiment in how far it can push white-collar workers to get them to achieve its ever-expanding ambitions.


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Boutara Nour Eddine's curator insight, August 30, 2015 12:03 PM

Quality of Leadership 

Ante Lauc's curator insight, September 6, 2015 4:24 AM

Amazon and Google are  the most important assets to help people develop life in love and freedom. They are not focused enough, but are very near to develop shared vision with many persons who have high moral and intellectu capital.

my GAU is preparing for such vision ....

Davell Logan's curator insight, October 27, 2015 4:51 PM

Very interesting story.

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29 Ways to Raise Creative Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Genius Hour Book Recommendations - Genius Hour

Genius Hour Book Recommendations - Genius Hour | Genius Hour | Scoop.it
These books are highly recommended if you are looking to start a genius hour project
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Monica Cox's curator insight, July 7, 2015 9:29 PM

If you like to do your research before jumping into a new project, here is a list of recommended books. I honestly haven't read any of these titles, but I hear "Teach Like a Pirate" is pretty popular.

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Genius Hour - LiveBinder

Ideas on why, how to, and who does Genius Hour & 20% Time...! (I made the #GeniusHour #20%time live binder. Allright!

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Genius Hour - LiveBinder

Ideas on why, how to, and who does Genius Hour & 20% Time...!

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Andrea Wilson Vazquez's curator insight, July 20, 2013 12:07 AM

via Joy Kirr

jbcassidy's curator insight, August 7, 2015 9:05 PM

Great gathering of resources from Joy Kirr. Links to everyone in the movement.

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TheGlobalGeniusHourProject - HOME

TheGlobalGeniusHourProject - HOME | Genius Hour | Scoop.it

"I believe that we need to inspire passion in our students. I believe that students need to begin to learn to take charge of their learning; Genius Hour Projects are a means to accomplish this."


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What is Genius Hour?

What is Genius Hour? | Genius Hour | Scoop.it

I have a lot of people ask me (well, usually tweet me) this very question. And I realized that I talk about it, blog about it, and tweet about it all the time, but I have not actually put out a... (RT @jlubinsky: What is Genius Hour?


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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: creativity tools

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: creativity tools | Genius Hour | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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It's All About Learning

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A blog documenting my learning, as an educator, a leader in education, a mother, and an amateur photographer.
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What is Genius Hour?

What is Genius Hour? | Genius Hour | Scoop.it
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10 Reasons To Try 20% Time In The Classroom - Edudemic

10 Reasons To Try 20% Time In The Classroom - Edudemic | Genius Hour | Scoop.it

If you haven’t heard of 20% time in the classroom, the premise is simple: Give your students 20% of their class time to learn what they want. Yes, that’s it. Below is a list of the 10 reasons you should consider 20% time in your school, and you will not regret making that choice!


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, May 11, 2013 2:34 PM

This is a great idea that I first heard of as being a Google day. Great way to build independence and learner autonomy.

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"Bubble Up" Curriculum

Sam Sherratt explains how "Passion Projects", or "Genius Hour" can be connected very easily with the PYP Written Curriculum. Once students are working on som...
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A tribute to Steve Jobs | MAXXI

A tribute to Steve Jobs | MAXXI | Genius Hour | Scoop.it

A tribute to Steve Jobs | 04 October 2012, 19.00 – 22.00


An evening of technology, music, design and film to remember Steve Jobs, the restless genius of Silicon Valley, a year after his death.
A three-hour happening recounting, from diverse perspectives, his passions, his extraordinary, visionary imagination, the cultural context in which he grew up and the music he listened to and testifying to the void he left behind.


The speakers:
Marco Cattaneo, editor of National Geographic Italia and Le Scienze
Aldo Cazzullo, columnist and reporter with the Corriere della Sera
Umberto Croppi, DG Esposizione del Made in Italy e del Design italiano
Carlo Massarini, journalist and broadcaster
Eugenio Occorsio, economic journalist of Repubblica
Claudio Strinati, director Comitato Scientifico Fondazione Sorgente Group
Massimo Teodori, columnist and lecturer in contemporary and American history

 

Exclusive interviews with Vittorio Zucconi and Furio Colombo by the journalist Raffaello Siniscalco will be screened.

 

 

MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts ∙

Via Guido Reni 4A

Rome


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