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Having a positive classroom environment is key to quality learning. This is my story of how I became a chalkboard champion with some unexpected results.
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This quote hits an important note to me amid the dizzying number of excited media reports and hype about edtech. Dreams don't work unless you do. Something to remember.
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This quote is from William Arthur Ward and touches on the difference(s) between mediocre, good, superior, and great teachers. Where do you fall?
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Inspiring students with art is not always easy. But these Learnist resources have you covered - with a look at art technology and history.
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TED talks are useful and free ways to bring high-level thinking and through-provoking ideas into the classroom and your home.
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Sylvester Stallone's story is fascinating. Some may know it. Many may not. It's an inspirational tale that is perfect for students of any age.
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There's an important message hidden in nearly all Dr. Seuss quotes. From the Cat in the Hat to Horton and his Who, these quotes are just for you.
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Nelson Mandela understands why education matters. His inspirational quote has made me think and reflect on the power of education.
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Teaching kids goes beyond textbooks and classroom lessons. It has to include teaching them to open their minds to new things and how to think for themselves. This is how we will encourage them to reach their full potential.
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A rare video has surfaced that offers an intimate look at how Steve Jobs went about starting NeXT in 1987 after he was fired from Apple. It shows just about everything from starting the company to picking a logo to Jobs' impatience about how the company is progressing.
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Since national test scores are a large factor in assessment, parents and teachers alike are anxious to review these scores to see how well their students performed. But what makes a teacher or student successful? It’s not always the answer we think.
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In honor of the recent TED Live announcement, I thought it'd be a good idea to remind you why TED rocks. Below is just a small fraction of the amazing presentations put on by the folks over at TED.
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The autistic basketball manager that sunk numerous consecutive shots. Remember him? The story serves as an inspiration for everyone to give someone a chance.
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I've been viewing the Steve Jobs narration of the 'Think Different' ad as well as his 2005 Stanford Commencement address over the past few days. It's served to inspire me, take on new tasks, and generally try things a bit differently. I've felt more creative than I have in recent memory.
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If you're looking to inspire your class, friends, or yourself...check this out.
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Teaching is a tough job. It's Friday so I thought it would be helpful to keep the teachers (and other education-minded people reading this) inspired. I happened upon this terrific slideshare from Tony Vincent and thou...