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RT @bukowski_quote: The problem with the world is that the intelligent people are full of doubts, while the stupid ones are full of confide…
Eight beautiful and heartbreaking poems from Shane Koyczan http://t.co/4c3CuTNruf via TEDblog.
The Undercurrent: why are we being fed by a poison expert? Monsanto and Roundup http://t.co/WcPzD7NNaO
Live blog (now closed) | LHC season 2: New frontiers in physics http://t.co/NZ9D8wCtfQ
Still like this one: There are more stars in space than all the grains of sand on Earth. https://t.co/gDhgOvzAWw
@TeachingTricks Khan academy?
@ShareLearning yeah, I would do it. It makes sense. Just so practical.
#quote Nothing is miserable unless you think it so; and on the other hand, nothing brings happiness unless you are content with it. Boethius
@iBiologyStephen our schools sound so similar, we do TLCs too, or do all schools do TLCs these days?
@iBiologyStephen it is a great post! I googled that quote and your blog was one of the top results.
@iBiologyStephen yeah, we had a full day with him. It was a lot to take in, almost too much. I'll need time to go through it all.
"Letting students write and answer their own test questions is a very effective way for students to learn." With @dylanwiliam
@mattsteno wow, yes! I'll resend that tweet. Thx.
If sts know where we're going, we all have more chance of arriving there. But 'learning objectives' are not the answer. With @dylanwiliam
Teaching takes place in time, learning takes place over time. (Griffin 1998) with @dylanwiliam
There's not much difference between school academics. There's a huge difference in school offerings: sport, drama, art etc With @dylanwiliam
Pedagogies of engagement: force everyone to think. Use voting, random picking (pick a number, pick student) hands up etc. w @dylanwiliam
"You are entitled to your opinion. But you are not entitled to your own facts." Daniel Patrick Moynihan #quote
Why Multi-Tasking Is Worse Than Marijuana For Your IQ - Forbes http://t.co/yMrwX5p9kX
RT @grantwiggins: Grant Wiggins, of brilliant mind and dearest heart, died yesterday. The world has lost a true champion of learning.Carry …
RT @GregPoehler: Things I learned: Sweden is the Eurovision king; Australia is part of Europe; stages are windy