December 2014

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The Finland Phenomenon: Inside the World's Most Surprising School System

New update December 2, 2013 which includes Yong Zhao link and comments PLUS CNN videos Read more

Ten To-Do's for Young People to Consider

#1 - Build a "Personal Board of Directors" Read more

Mind Overload! from Technology & "Societal Exhaustion"

Mindfulness: "I've seen it transform classrooms . . . " Read more

EcoTherapy: "You're gonna look at some trees" - Video :)

Truth in Humor ---- It's come to this, folks Read more

"It's Disengagement, Stupid"

The 10 Essential Rules for Engagement Read more

21st Century Skills: A "thorny problem" in the classroom

. . . .most high schools' science "experiments" are really "demonstrations," because they are "rigged" for the right answer, thereby disqualifying them as true experiments where outcomes are unknown. Read more
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