YogaLibrarian
Follow
Find
204 views | +0 today
YogaLibrarian
Curating information
Curated by Peggy Boon
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Lesson Plan Database | American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Lesson Plan Database | American Association of School Librarians (AASL) | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Lesson Plan Database
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Comprehensive Assessment

Comprehensive Assessment | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Learn how new types of education assessment that measure the full range of student abilities -- academic, technical, cultural and interpersonal skills -- is a real-world improvement on the artificial measures of paper-and-pencil testing.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Mayor Jones, Sports Backers announce RVA Streets Alive! - RVANews

Mayor Jones, Sports Backers announce RVA Streets Alive! - RVANews | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
The streets will be alive with the sound of pedestrians and bicycles later this summer, as a new event will clear city streets of cars.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

From @SAISnews - Interview about #PedagogicalMasterPlanning

From @SAISnews - Interview about #PedagogicalMasterPlanning | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Recently, Holly Chesser, Director of Member Engagement at SAIS (Southern Association of Independent Schools), interviewed me about Pedagogical Master Planning. SAIS published the interview in the M...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Rise in Online Classes Flares Debate About Quality

Rise in Online Classes Flares Debate About Quality | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Though proponents of online education say the course offerings are rich, skeptics say corners are being cut in an effort to save money.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Scoop.it Partnering With MailChimp For Easier Newsletters

Scoop.it Partnering With MailChimp For Easier Newsletters | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Scoop.It, the site that allows users to make and share their own topical "magazines", is partnering with email marketing site MailChimp to make it easier to deliver newsletters with curated content from their Scoop.It pages."Most businesses and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Why I'm A Vegan: A Cardiologist Explains

Why I'm A Vegan: A Cardiologist Explains | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Years ago when I was a resident physician, I read Diet for A New America by John Robbins and chose to practice a vegan diet as the core of my health maintenance program. I want to explain why...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Fire Your Food Service and Grow Your Own - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Fire Your Food Service and Grow Your Own - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Colleges can and should play a significant part in reshaping American agriculture, in both what food they serve and what they teach about it.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

A wish list for education technology

A wish list for education technology | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
At the SXSWedu ed tech conference this week, I got an earful on plenty of new technologies aiming to remake education. But here are a few themes I still hope to hear more about.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Earth Eats - Indiana Public Media | Processed Meats Linked To Heart Disease, Cancer

Earth Eats - Indiana Public Media | Processed Meats Linked To Heart Disease, Cancer | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
A study released Thursday found an increased risk of early death with high processed meat intake.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Event to Honor "Richmond 34" Saturday

Event to Honor "Richmond 34" Saturday | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
There is a little granite marker on 6th Street at CenterStage that honors a historic moment in Richmond history and this weekend, you can learn more about that moment with an event sponsored by the Maggie L.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Google In Education: Chromebooks A 'Right Time Technology' For Passaic, New Jersey School District - Forbes

Google In Education: Chromebooks A 'Right Time Technology' For Passaic, New Jersey School District - Forbes | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
I was recently introduced to Joshua Koen and Dr. Lawrence Everett, respectively the interim superintendent and IT director at Passaic Public School District in New Jersey.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

A Compelling Example Of How Technology Can Help Build Communities

A Compelling Example Of How Technology Can Help Build Communities | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
A Compelling Example Of How Technology Can Help Build Communities
Peggy Boon's insight:

May be useful for problem solving with students.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Teacher Development Research: Keys to Educator Success

Teacher Development Research: Keys to Educator Success | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Teacher Development Research Table of Contents:

Introduction
Keys to Educator Success
Evidence-Based Practices and Programs
Avoiding Pitfalls
Annotated Bibliography



Teaching quality has been defi
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

What 60 Schools Can Tell Us About Teaching 21st Century Skills: Grant Lichtman at TEDxDenverTeachers

The rate of change in the world demands that we re-imagine and restructure the foundational learning relationship among students, teachers, and knowledge. In...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Pushing Through The Perils of Teaching Online - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Pushing Through The Perils of Teaching Online - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

5 Trends That Will Drive The Future Of Technology - Forbes

5 Trends That Will Drive The Future Of Technology - Forbes | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Google's Project Glass. (Image credit: AFP/Getty Images via @daylife) Trends get a bad rap, mostly because they are often equated with fashions.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

The Bay Bridge shines in the light of 25,000 LEDs

The  Bay Bridge shines in the light of 25,000 LEDs | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Stanley Jevons was right; develop a more efficient technology and people will figure out ways to use it that in the end, consume more energy
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

How Art Can Be Used To Enhance Your Mind - Edudemic

How Art Can Be Used To Enhance Your Mind - Edudemic | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
The study of art can be used to enhance your mind, encourage you to dig through your past, and even mold a better future.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Outdoors Notes: Riverrock Adds yogaROCK

Outdoors Notes: Riverrock Adds yogaROCK | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Dominion Riverrock is partnering with Project Yoga Richmond to introduce yogaROCK to the three-day festival scheduled for May 17-19. YogaROCK is a one-hour yoga session on Brown’s Island and will take place at 11 a.m.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

News and Features - Richmond Magazine

News and Features - Richmond Magazine | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
Tourist sites in Richmond, Va., The Fall Line/Christopher Newport’s Cross, Ashland, the “Center of the Universe”, Polegreen Church, Young’s Spring, Burial Ground for Negroes, Monroe’s Tomb at Hollywood Cemetery, Washington’s Tomb, Virginia Capitol...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peggy Boon
Scoop.it!

Smarthistory, a multimedia web-book about art: discussing How to Watch and Listen Critically

Smarthistory, a multimedia web-book about art: discussing How to Watch and Listen Critically | YogaLibrarian | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.