Good overview of the ins and outs of Google Calendar
A new study in the journal Sleep has confirmed the idea that there could be positive outcomes if high schoolers were able to start school later in the morning.
Good list of math resources from Shelly Terrell
From Alice Keeler - Fluency Tutor for Google by Texthelp allows you to hear your students read. Newsela allows students to read current news articles at different Lexile levels. Using them together allows students to record and share their reading of news articles with you.
Interesting read from Harvard Business Review - Author cites mindset as the biggest impediment. Sounds like education. Some interesting connections here.
Important point from Larry Cuban - The point is that technology has surely given us expanded choice, even creativity, in our daily lives but when it comes to a helping profession such as teaching where interactions between students and teachers are crucial to sustained learning, it is well to note that many of the software applications used in school then and now were add-ons that came from the business sector originally designed to get more work from less money spent.
Good overview of simple search skills from Dan Russell
1st post in 2012 Inspired by @patrickmlarkin @gregkulowiec @ajjuliani
Entering the Blogging World https://t.co/20UTd1n4eQ #iaedchat
Good discussion of the many questions parents have about when and if they should be employing technology with their children.