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WOOP - a scientific strategy to find and fulfill wishes

WOOP - a scientific strategy to find and fulfill wishes | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Woop is a scientific strategy that people can use to find and fulfill their wishes and change their habits. It is also known as Mental Contrasting with Implementation Intentions (MCII). Its about rethinking positive thinking.
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Understanding How the Brain Speaks Two Languages | TIME.com

Understanding How the Brain Speaks Two Languages | TIME.com | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Hablan dos idiomas? You should, if you know what's good for you
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This Is What Recess Looks Like Around The World

Take an eye-opening journey around the globe to see how children spend their lunch recesses.
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The 3 Most Damaging Words You Can Tell Your Son

The 3 Most Damaging Words You Can Tell Your Son | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
How society and our culture can negatively impact males and their development.
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Marcus GedulWhy do we get frustrated when learning something?

Marcus GedulWhy do we get frustrated when learning something? | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
How we have been trained to feel that getting something wrong is a backwards step when in fact we need to make mistakes in order to progress
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No, you're not entitled to your opinion

No, you're not entitled to your opinion | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Every year, I try to do at least two things with my students at least once. First, I make a point of addressing them as “philosophers” – a bit cheesy, but hopefully it encourages active learning. Secondly…
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a note on presenting a "fair" and "balanced" perspective on things

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Moral behaviour through stories

Moral behaviour through stories | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Children are more likely to engage in morally correct behaviours if presented with positive tales (e.g. Moral 'lying is bad': Pinocchio won't have a lasting effect as the consequences of his behaviour are negative).
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The Best Education Apps (iOS)

The Best Education Apps (iOS) | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Below is our curated list of the best education apps for iOS. See one that you like? Vote for it! Want to add one? Just log in and add away!
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And for Android
http://www.edudemic.com/best-education-technology/the-best-education-apps-android/ 

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Musical reading chairs

Musical reading chairs | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
For small sections of text
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Everything Is A Remix (Full Film) - YouTube

OPY > Transform > CPMBINE Remixing is a folk art but the techniques are the same ones used at any level of creation: copy, transform, and combine. You could even say that everything i...

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COPY > TRANSFORM > COMBINE

 

Myths that creativity is inspired, original, fleeting are wrong. We need to start by copying, by imitating others - after which we transform our thoughts into 'new' ideas. 

This is largely applicable to Music, Media Arts and Science and Technology 

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50 challenging questions to ask your students

50 challenging questions to ask your students | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Using the right questions creates powerful, sometimes multiple answers and discussions. Aristotle said that he asked questions in response to other peopl
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Student-Centred Learing

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30 Things You Can Do To Promote Creativity in Your Classroom

30 Things You Can Do To Promote Creativity in Your Classroom | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
The concept of teaching creativity has been around for quite some time. Academics such as ?E. Paul Torrance, dedicated an entire lifetime to the advance
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What If Everything You Knew About Disciplining Kids Was Wrong? | Mother Jones

What If Everything You Knew About Disciplining Kids Was Wrong? | Mother Jones | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Negative consequences, timeouts, and punishment just make bad behavior worse. But a new approach really works.
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Goal setting

Goal setting | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
Achievable, small weekly tasks
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Gender bias in the media

Does lopsided male representation in media skew our perceptions? Geena Davis believes it does and that corporations have a critical role in driving change. A McKinsey Quarterly article.
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The Learning Myth: Why I'll Never Tell My Son He's Smart

Using praise to motivate learning (not to reward)
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Gendering of colours

Every generation brings a new definition of masculinity and femininity that manifests itself in children’s dress
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Not really a pedagogical issue but still interesting (and I didn't know where else to put it).
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Young people tend to either be naturally gifted in both reading and math or neither

Young people tend to either be naturally gifted in both reading and math or neither | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
A new study proves that people who are good at reading are also quite naturally talented at math.
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The original study: http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2014/140708/ncomms5204/full/ncomms5204.html
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“I’m Not An Engineer. How Do I Walk The Walk?” | Goldieblox

“I’m Not An Engineer. How Do I Walk The Walk?” | Goldieblox | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
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Simple things to help change children's perception of gender roles and incorrect stereotypes for the better - All people (regardless of gender) can do any profession! 

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10 Emerging Educational Technologies

10 Emerging Educational Technologies | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
For over a decade, the New Media Consortium (NMC) has been charting the landscape of emerging technologies in teaching, learning, and creative inquiry on
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Giving Student Feedback: 20 Tips To Do It Right

Giving Student Feedback: 20 Tips To Do It Right | Pedagogy | Scoop.it
It seems as if it was yesterday that I was a young middle school student giving a class presentation on the lifespan of the killer whale.? While I was pr
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