Anne Hathaway's bondage boots caught our eye the minute she stepped on the red carpet at last night's Les Miserables movie premiere in New York city.
Soup for thought
Feminism is not a 4 letter-word
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Knowing that coding is an important skill for students to learn, I knew I had to come up with ways to teach coding skills. However, I knew nothing about coding, so I needed to learn a few basics. With my new found knowledge, I came up with so many fun ideas for integrating coding into my literacy lessons. Which is why I am so happy I get to share one of the first ever coding lessons I incorporated into the literacy curriculum AND it is just in time for the Mentor Text Lessons to Warm Up Your Winter Link-Up using the book Snowmen at Night by Caralyn Buehner.
Creating stop-motion and time-lapse videos can be a good way for students to tell a story that they have developed. Stop-motion and time-lapse videos can also be helpful when teachers are trying to help students see how a lengthy process like osmosis works. The following free tools make it relatively easy to create stop-motion and time-lapse videos
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""...how people learn is also becoming more fluid and efficient." Yes. The article below discusses what multi-modal learning looks like - a new definition for blended or hybrid learning. Learning comes from everywhere, via various modalities, in different spaces and places. Universities need to embrace this concept because it is happening. "
I’m an expert on how technology hijacks our psychological vulnerabilities. That’s why I spent the last three years as a Design Ethicist at Google caring about how to design things in a way that…
The art of distraction.Engineering
Simulation-based learning allows us to play in a highly immersive environment that reflects aspects of the real world. In virtual simulations, we can explore and create with much lower stakes than we would encounter in the real world. Questions of “What if?” flourish in a virtual simulation as we create and experience new possibilities with increasing realism. With smartphones making access to virtual reality easier and easier, virtual simulations can now become part of place-based learning in the classroom.
Much has been said about transforming the teacher: From a conceptual point of view, teachers stop being the ones giving knowledge in a masterful lecture in the classroom, and they become the guides to their students in an active learning process.
Struggling with decision fatigue? This comprehensive, insanely practical guide will provide the tips you need to beat it and skyrocket your productivity.
It’s impossible to say exactly how many decisions we must make each day, but by one estimate, that number is 35,000
SREB’s Commission on Computer Science and Information Technology offers five actions for states and schools to help more young people — especially girls, black and Hispanic students, and students from low-income families — learn computer science and explore and choose careers in computing fields.
The actions show how schools can teach computer science and computational thinking in ways that deepen students’ mastery of core academic subjects. The full report also surveys the disciplines, workforce needs and current state of computer science education at the K-12 and postsecondary levels.
another piece of innovation in a rapidly growing business
To explore what are called the ‘commandments of learning’, there may be some views that learning cannot be restricted within certain commandments. But this is a perspective based on experience and insights on the lines of true north principles of living that are likelier to hold true when facing the test of time. We will also see how these commandments weave right through the initial phase of conceptualization till the delivery and beyond.
explore some of the less favorable implications of her high EQ
The European Union's legal affairs committee approved a proposal on robot governance and will debate potential legislation on robots and AI.
a proposal approved by the European Parliament's Legal Affairs committee today will actually bring the debate to legislative bodies