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Finnish Education Highlights - Flipboard magazine - compilation of articles, research and reports

Finnish Education Highlights - Flipboard magazine - compilation of articles, research and reports | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
By apuustin | apuustin created a magazine on Flipboard. "Finnish Education Highlights" is available with thousands of other magazines and all the news you care about. Download Flipboard for free and search for "apuustin".

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Valia Reinsalu's curator insight, November 3, 2013 12:34 PM

Always interesting to read about Finland's school system...

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Uusi opetussuunnitelma myöhästynee lukion osalta

Uusi opetussuunnitelma myöhästynee lukion osalta | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it

Sähköisten oppimateriaalien käytöstä tehdään tiettyyn rajaan asti velvoite.


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Apple's Smartwatch Could Take Over...

Apple's Smartwatch Could Take Over... | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
Your life is about to get a lot easier.

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Why Your Employees Need to be Both Engaged AND Aligned

Why Your Employees Need to be Both Engaged AND Aligned | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it

I appreciate a good analogy, especially when it comes to terms that can be defined in multiple ways. Employee engagement and alignment are a good example. Here’s a brilliant analogy from a local business journal:


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donhornsby's curator insight, August 31, 10:21 AM

(From the article): Employee engagement is essential to an organization’s success, and alignment is arguably even more important. As an example, consider a 400-meter relay race. The winning team carries the baton past the finish line first. The direction of the finish line represents alignment between employees and the organization’s vision and goals. The speed of each runner is akin to engagement. To win, every runner in the team must run fast (i.e. be engaged with the organization) but also run in the direction of the next runner or the finish line (i.e. be aligned).”

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Twitter Analytics

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Mika Auramo's curator insight, August 31, 12:24 PM

Turn it on if you haven't done yet.

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7 Tech Upgrades to the Old-School Science Class

7 Tech Upgrades to the Old-School Science Class | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
With tech breakthroughs and innovative ideas, science class isn't what it used to be. (Bye bye, dusty skeleton in the corner of your anatomy classroom.

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The Habits of Successful People: They Start Before They Feel Ready

The Habits of Successful People: They Start Before They Feel Ready | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
What are the habits of successful people? Surely they are just like you and me! Not quite, the habits of successful people can be broken down very concisely like this:

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donhornsby's curator insight, August 30, 7:06 PM

If you’re working on something important, then you’ll never feel ready. A side effect of doing challenging work is that you’re pulled by excitement and pushed by confusion at the same time.

You’re bound to feel uncertain, unprepared, and unqualified. But let me assure you of this: what you have right now is enough. You can plan, delay, and revise all you want, but trust me, what you have now is enough to start.

 

It doesn’t matter if you’re trying to start a business, lose weight, write a book, or achieve any number of goals… who you are, what you have, and what you know right now is good enough to get going.

 

We all start in the same place: no money, no resources, no contacts, no experience. The difference is that some people — the winners — choose to start anyway.

Alain Theriault MBA's curator insight, August 31, 11:47 AM

Just Start. Shoot first, aim later

Don Cloud's curator insight, Today, 1:43 PM

If you are only doing things for which you think you're "ready", then you are *not* growing ... and you are holding yourself back from your greater potential.

 

So get comfortable pushing (or throwing) yourself outside your comfort zone.  And as you grow and develop your people, remember that it's the leaders job (e.g. your job) to push (or throw) them outside of their comfort zone, too -- for their own good.

 

 

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10 ways to electrify class with Kahoot! | Ditch That Textbook

10 ways to electrify class with Kahoot! | Ditch That Textbook | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
Kahoot! is a game show right in your classroom that highlights your content. This versatile tool can be used several ways in class and in school.

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Clyp - Record and share audio, simply.

Clyp - Record and share audio, simply. | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
Discover and share the world of audio. Clyp is a free, simple and fun way to record and share the sounds in your life with friends and family. Now available on iOS.

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, August 30, 4:32 AM

Really useful for Learners.

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Zie voor een handleiding van Clyp op http://ict-idee.blogspot.nl/2014/08/195-clyp-geluiden-opnemen-delen-en-van.html
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How to create 3D Models for #iBooksAuthor

How to create 3D Models for #iBooksAuthor | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
making your own 3D models for use in iBooks with sketch up. #adedu http://t.co/aCcn9NFfan

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Peter Pappas's curator insight, August 30, 12:50 PM

How to with video

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The Virgin Way - Insights Into Richard Branson's Leadership - Forbes

The Virgin Way - Insights Into Richard Branson's Leadership - Forbes | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
The Virgin Way - Insights Into Richard Branson's Leadership Forbes While Richard Branson's new book, “The Virgin Way” is “about listening, learning, laughing and leading”(1), applying the BRAVE leadership framework(2) to the book's ten summary...

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What Leadership Will Look Like In 20 Years - Forbes

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What Leadership Will Look Like In 20 Years
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For nearly 100 years, leadership has been a top-down game. The Industrial Revolution brought about scale, and the only way leaders knew to manage this scale was through hierarchy.

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Anu Ojaranta's curator insight, August 29, 3:58 PM

Employee pull and intelligent reaction! Needed already! 

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Why Teachers Should Tweet

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What If Every Teacher Tweeted?

 

"Why Teachers Should Tweet

…They found a voice

Ideally, we’d see that every teacher had found their voice. Just like every teacher must somehow translate their knowledge and personality into some kind of “voice” and personality in the classroom as a learning leader, it’s not much different on twitter. What can I say, as a teacher, on twitter that other people will find compelling? Useful?

This is something I actually struggle with. I’m far more comfortable writing books, essays, and blog posts that I am tweets–which is why I don’t tweet often. When I do find the “courage to tweet,” it happens by realizing that I’m not “great” on twitter, and tweeting anyway.


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PAOK-oppilaitoksen tvt-suunnitelma 2013-2016 lukio apukysymyksiä

PAOK-oppilaitoksen tvt-suunnitelma 2013-2016, lukio. Apukysymyksiä oppilaitoskohtaisen tvt-suunnitelmatyön tueksi.


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Ten Reasons Visual Communication Can't Be Ignored (visuals help students learn)

Why visual communication is arguably the best way to reach your audiences, and five tips for using images in your content.

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Amerikkalainen korkeakoulu avasi kirjaston, jossa ei ole yhtään kirjaa

Amerikkalainen korkeakoulu avasi kirjaston, jossa ei ole yhtään kirjaa | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
Floridan teknillisen korkeakoulun juuri avatussa kirjastossa ei ole yhtään kirjaa eikä näin ollen hyllyjäkään.

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321 Free Tools for Teachers—Free Educational Technology

321 Free Tools for Teachers—Free Educational Technology | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
Would you be interested in the ultimate list of free tools for teachers? At the following post you will found 321 Free Tools for Teachers separated in 18 educational technology categories. Enjoy! F...

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Carlos Rodrigues Cadre's curator insight, Today, 8:37 AM

adicionar a sua visão ...

Gary Harwell's curator insight, Today, 9:51 AM

Tools are good but only if you use them.

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, Today, 2:06 PM

For more resources on STEM Education visit http://bit.ly/1640Tbl

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Analyzing iPad Myths in Education

Analyzing iPad Myths in Education | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it

Are you still trying to fight for iPads in your school? Many obstacles that iPad cynics attempt to put in place when discussing a roll-out are based on untruths, poorly research and/or out-of-date ...


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Tablettitietokoneet rynnivät koulumaailmaan

Tablettitietokoneet rynnivät koulumaailmaan | Leadership Think Tank | Scoop.it
Opettajien tieto- ja viestintätaitojen koulutustarve on merkittävä, sillä teknologiakehitys on mennyt huimaa vauhtia eteenpäin. Jopa alakoulujen opettajilla on tarve päivittää teknologiaosaamisensa.

Via Mika Auramo