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50 Art Journal Prompts | Blacksburg Belle

50 Art Journal Prompts | Blacksburg Belle | Serious Play | Scoop.it

50 art journal prompts to help spark your creativity.

 

Because I believe that every artist should have their own art journal to play in, to practice in, and to express their authentic selves, I’ve put together 50 art journal prompts for you to use when you just need to remove yourself from life and let go. You can print this list, put it in your art journal, and use these prompts whenever you want to spark your creativity.

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13 Free Web Tools Students and Teachers Should Know About

13 Free Web Tools Students and Teachers Should Know About | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Web-based tools continue to proliferate, giving teachers more to add to their arsenal, but it can be hard to determine which resources are worth spending time exploring. At the International Society of Technology in Education (ISTE) conference this year, two early adopters of ed-tech tools offered a quick run through of some favorite apps. Here's what they noted as the top tools to try.
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SIR KEN ROBINSON - How Are You Intelligent? - YouTube

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/theinspirationjourney "Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believ...
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What playfulness can do for you - The Boston Globe

What playfulness can do for you - The Boston Globe | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Even the most responsible adults occasionally indulge in playfulness: pursuing delight, engaging in friendly competition, and trying to amuse others and ourselves. Scientists who specialize in the psychology of play have only recently started getting a grip on what makes otherwise self-possessed, mature adults inclined toward fooling around—and what long-term benefits they get out of it. What they are discovering is that playfulness, as a personality trait, is not only complex but consequential. And one question facing them is whether those qualities are associated with a fixed trait that some people have and others don’t, or whether they arise from a state of mind that we can train ourselves to inhabit.
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S.T.O.R.I… – A strategy using story principles for Trainers and Facilitators

S.T.O.R.I… – A strategy using story principles for Trainers and Facilitators | Serious Play | Scoop.it

While both improvisation and facilitation works best when the process and the outcome is open-ended, this does not mean it cannot be structured. How many times have you heard a facilitator or trainer say ‘trust the process’. One of the most important reasons for this trust is that, if the right ingredients are in the room, insight, transformation and learning is inevitable.

The S.T.O.R.I… model summarizes these necessary elements and demystifies the enigma of the process.

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Shadow Puppet Edu for creating presentations

Shadow Puppet Edu for creating presentations | Serious Play | Scoop.it

The simplest way to capture and share student work. Students as young as five can make videos to tell stories, explain concepts, or document learning. 30+ lesson ideas supporting Common Core make it easy to get started!


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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, August 14, 4:16 PM

A cool iPad app for creating presentations, slideshows, videos with a lot of features. You can get a FREE Teacher Resource Kit and premium support as you get started using Shadow Puppet in your classroom. Don't forget to explore the suggested activity ideas.

Character Minutes's curator insight, August 16, 11:25 AM

Looks like this app has lots of potential for the classroom.

 

Kelly Christopherson's curator insight, August 16, 2:15 PM

This is another tool that can be used to help learners to demonstrate their learning through video and stories. 

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Pinterest for the Flippin' Classroom? 16 Ways Educators Use Pinterest

Pinterest for the Flippin' Classroom? 16 Ways Educators Use Pinterest | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Pinterest isn't just for wedding themes, DIY craft inspiration, and pretty pictures — it can also be a great educational tool! Here are some creative ways educators are using Pinterest to enhance the learning experience.

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Natasha Georgiou's curator insight, August 14, 9:32 PM

Useful ideas in how TLs can use Pinterest as a way to resource the curriculum.

Betty Skeet's curator insight, August 17, 6:50 AM

Pinterest as an educational resource  for inspiration,  activities and classroom tools.

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Making A Manifesto

Making A Manifesto | Serious Play | Scoop.it

Wouldn't it be a great writing exercise, a great self-expression exercise, if students were to write their own manifestos or even better rewrite/remix the manifestos of others?

I put together this slideshow of examples of other manifestos out there. Download the PDF or PPT on the home page for the show. It would be a great activity to use one of these for a lesson or use them all to provide inspiration for students to make/write their own manifesto about a topic on poster A3 paper.

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Good idea! It can be used both in training and coaching.

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7 materiais interativos para entender Gamificação - MJV Tecnologia e Inovação

7 materiais interativos para entender Gamificação - MJV Tecnologia e Inovação | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Saiba o que é Gamificação com livros, webinars, vídeos, infográficos. Tudo grátis!
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EDpuzzle

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Make any video your lesson. Edit a video by cropping it, adding your voice or embedding questions. Then, track your students with powerful hassle-free analytics.
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Excellent Copyright Poster for Your Class

Excellent Copyright Poster for Your Class | Serious Play | Scoop.it
August 12, 2014
Now that the new school year is about to start, it would be great to devote a session with your students where you can talk to them about issues related to copyright and proper use of...
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Visual Writing Prompts

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(by John T. Spencer)
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Um bom recurso para exercícios de criatividade.

 

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We Never Met

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Olha que bacana essa ideia da dupla brasileira que trabalha na Ogilvy de Londres, o Hugo Catraio e o Alex Mendes. Os dois criaram o projeto We Never Met. É um experimento de street photgraphy e storytelling que rola no Instagram. Traduzindo: saem tirando fotos das pessoas nas ruas, sem nunca mostrar o rosto, e a partir destas imagens criam histórias curtinhas.
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Grande ideia para usar em formação

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Maria Chatzi's Writing Prompts & Story Starters Collection / Creativity-Portal.com

Maria Chatzi's Writing Prompts & Story Starters Collection / Creativity-Portal.com | Serious Play | Scoop.it
A bundle of free creative writing projects, prompt project tools and inventions, and ideas to ignite your writer's imagination!
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For Storytelling Projects, Cool New Multimedia Tools

For Storytelling Projects, Cool New Multimedia Tools | Serious Play | Scoop.it

 Writing  will always be important, but weaving text, images, sound, and presentation together can give students more and different ways to express themselves. Easy-to-use online tools allow students the opportunity to create multimedia projects that demonstrate knowledge and develop useful skills. Check out these new three tools on the scene.

MEOGRAPH

ZEEGA

WEVIDEO

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Creative Clinical Social Worker

Creative Clinical Social Worker | Serious Play | Scoop.it
Adapting Games for Therapy: Therapeutic Board games are expensive so here are some suggestions on how to adapt regular games to meet your needs (ex. feelings, CBT, social skills, etc.). Click the...
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P.L.A.Y.! – A summary of Improvisation principles for Trainers and Facilitators

P.L.A.Y.! – A summary of Improvisation principles for Trainers and Facilitators | Serious Play | Scoop.it

The improvisational mindset is rooted in an open and flexible attitude, based on a set of fundamental principles that are learned through engaging in improvisational games and activities.

For a quick overview of the most important improvisation principles that can help you navigate uncertainty and act with confidence amidst emergence, complexity and collaborative projects, check out Raymond Van Driel’s  P.L.A.Y.! model below.

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Level up your presentation design by @orsnemes

10 quick and easy design hacks to turn your next PowerPoint into an eyecandy.

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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, July 29, 11:03 AM

Beautifully designed slide presentation with 10 cool tips for your next visual project.

Edgar Mata's curator insight, August 17, 5:43 PM

Excelentes recomendaciones para mejorar nuestras presentaciones.

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Our Favorite Presentation Resources

Our Favorite Presentation Resources | Serious Play | Scoop.it
We decided to build a list of our favourite presentation resources divided by categories. This is a great place to start before creating your first slide.

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M Dolores Solé Gómez's curator insight, August 15, 11:02 AM

Great list!

Claudie Graner's curator insight, August 17, 7:26 AM

TEDtalk and Slideshare top the list...

Yossi Elran's curator insight, August 18, 2:56 PM

Really good presentation tips here...

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Starting A Training Seminar Successfully

Starting A Training Seminar Successfully | Serious Play | Scoop.it

It's impossible to OVERSTATE the importance of kicking off your training program in an effective way. That first ten minutes is akin to the first minute or two when you meet a new person -- you only have one chance to make a first impression.

If you begin training according to the principles and actions in this section, you'll find that your learners will be more forgiving of mistakes, more attentive and engaged, and ultimately learn more effectively.

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Design Thinking

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Este livro apresenta etapas, técnicas e ferramentas, ilustradas através de cases genuinamente brasileiros, para inspirar e auxiliar na empreitada rumo à inovação.
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Pode fazer o download gratuito do livro e pode ainda explorar  uma série de ferramentas práticas, desenvolvidas para promover a inovação em seu ambiente profissional. Um conjunto de recursos inestimáveis!

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5 benefícios da Gamificação para Call Centers - MJV Tecnologia e Inovação

5 benefícios da Gamificação para Call Centers - MJV Tecnologia e Inovação | Serious Play | Scoop.it
A Gamificação pode potencializar resultados no call center. Texto de Bruno Medina, head de Gamificação da MJV Tecnologia & Inovação.
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How to Easily Insert Questions and Quizzes into Videos Using EduCanon

How to Easily Insert Questions and Quizzes into Videos Using EduCanon | Serious Play | Scoop.it
New "3 Minute Teaching With Tech" Tutorial Video Provides a Quick Intro to This Powerful Free Tool Have you ever wished you knew how to easily add questions
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38 Ideas to Use Google Drive in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

38 Ideas to Use Google Drive in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Serious Play | Scoop.it
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Write the Users Manual for a Magic Whistle

Write the Users Manual for a Magic Whistle | Serious Play | Scoop.it
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Four Fiction-Writing Exercises to Wake Up Your Creativity | ARC Communications

Four Fiction-Writing Exercises to Wake Up Your Creativity | ARC Communications | Serious Play | Scoop.it

"When my creativity needs a wake-up call, I turn to techniques I use in fiction writing. Whether you’re struggling with a newsletter or a novel, these are great ways to awaken the senses and get the creative juices (not to mention language and images) going again."

 

Read the full article to find out more about these four techniques to get the creative juices flowing:

take a walkI remembergo where it's uncomfortablego with no purpose
Via Kim Zinke (aka Gimli Goose)
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