Realistic outbreak scenarios help kids experience health science from the perspective of an actual disease detective; solving mysteries builds critical thinking skills.
The smartest cities rely on citizen cunning and unglamorous technology | Cities | The Guardian “But, for whatever reason, this is not the face of urban innovation official India wants to share with the world – perhaps small-scale projects or the tactics of the poor simply aren’t dramatic enough to convey the magnitude and force […]
There’s likely to be some sort of yearly retrospective at some point but until then these are (mainly) traveling shots. We’ve gone from Richmond VA to Huntsville AL and then to Jacksonville FL. All interesting highway paths. Shooting from the car is a challenge. It mixes aspects of landscape photography and the speed of street […]
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Image Source: http://goo.gl/kVJ3Ia Earlier tonight, I had the opportunity to do my patriotic duty and support Sony by renting (via GooglePlay) The Interview. Isn't it amazing that spending money and being patriotic come together so perfectly?...Show More Summary
Here’s a game for budding geologists.
Combines fun activities, fact drills, and instructional scaffolding
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to all! This is the […]
A colleague of mine shared with me An Open Letter to American From a Public School Teacher, by Michael Mau. It is a really is a good read and gets you thinking. I know many educators who are questioning why they are still in education. The classroom educational experience has undergone many changes in the […]
Watch a 9 minute video of Paul Andersen, science teacher at Bozeman High School, as he explains matter.
These three are part of a return to the stranger portrait series. I stopped doing this for a while after a weird interaction.
How Amalia Ulman Became an Instagram Celebrity — Vulture “How did the actress’s very public mental breakdown, and the national schadenfreude it inspired, factor into your project?” tags: writingprompt english selfies weekly art socialmedia...Show More Summary
See a diagram of the tilt of the earth on the winter solstice and watch the earth rotate showing sunlight on the earth on that day.
Aside: This blog entry started out as a blend of old and new ideas for facilitating online learning--building on an article I wrote in 2009, but has been fun to write as an exploration of neat tools (mostly, Google) that have emerged since then. Show More Summary