Online test based on Jung and Briggs Myers typology provides your personality formula, the description of your type, list of occupations, and option to assess your compatibility against any soulmate...
Everybody knows Evernote and Dropbox. Here's a sneak peek at the next wave of productivity apps that top entrepreneurs like Tim Ferriss Seth Godin and Guy Kawasaki are working with daily. . . . I asked my favorite entrepreneurs their absolute favorite, yet very little-known tools, they use to achieve everyday tasks.
In a true inquiry-based model, how learning happens isn’t as important as whether that learning encourages students to try to learn even more. Lehmann compared the scenario to the plight of atwo-year-old child who has graduated from “yes” and “no” and proceeded onto an endless string of “why’s.”
“To me it comes down to process,” Lehmann said. “Inquiry means living in the soup. Inquiry means living in that uncomfortable space where we don’t know the answer.”
Fifteen-year-old Tavi Gevinson had a hard time finding strong female, teenage role models -- so she built a space where they could find each other.
Chanelle Savich's insight:
Books, a blog, TED talk, Colbert interview -- teens and pre-teens can see writing in action, multimedia, self-expression, and a high school sophomore who is using these avenues because she has something to say. She wasn't from a famous family; she garnered attention because she stepped outside of the minimum requirements, thought about the world, the media, and her place in society and went beyond wishing she could express herself. She did it. And people noticed. Tavi is a transliterate teen; can we help other teens take the plunge and express their strong opinions on things which matter to them?
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.
"Sometimes you need to quickly immerse yourself in a new field. You might want to gain expertise or quickly gauge what the current issues are around a particular topic. One way of doing this is by creating a dedicated Twitter account to follow a topic."
Free coding software for beginners. Start a club, and/or have students compare Scratch to Tynker for a comparison/contrast paper. Rank the important features; use a Consumer Reports article as a mentor text to show how different products can be compared, ranked and rated.