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Cultivating a calling: what made you want to become a teacher and what keeps you motivated?

Started Mar 16, 2013 0 Replies

The discussion title is the assignment for the speakers at the Gates Foundation presentations like this one. …Continue

Advances in Digital Storage has Made Other Changes Possible

Started this discussion. Last reply by John S. Oliver Jul 22, 2011. 2 Replies

Consider this info graphic that presents the Evolution of Storagehttp://visual.ly/evolution-storage I recall when one floppy disk seemed like plenty…Continue

What are your reflections on this manifesto?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Hazel Owen Jul 18, 2011. 1 Reply

I bumped into this summary of key concepts in the form of a manifesto http://schoolofeverything.com/about/manifesto It…Continue

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Math Improv: Smarties

Ok so I got half-off Smarties on after-Halloween sale. Can we do math to it? Supported by my patrons! Join us: https://www.patreon.com/vihart Extra special t...
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Consider this Alternative to Yoga

I like Qi Gong better than yoga.There are many Qi Gong videos on Youtube and these are the ones I like best and use.I especially like the ones by Lee Holden.These and others like it on Qi Gong are available for FREE at Youtube.Imagine how these simple and gracious movements can help those with stressful jobs like teachers, police officers, nurses, pastors and sales reps.Also, the most stressful activity on the planet, in my opinion, is parenting. Qi Gong can also help those having trouble…See More
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KiwiCo "Discover STEM" TV Commercial | Science & Engineering for Kids

KiwiCo makes science & engineering fun for kids of all ages. Check out some of our latest Tinker Crate & Kiwi Crate projects! Build your own motor, engineer ...
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What if students controlled their own learning? | Peter Hutton | TEDxMelbourne

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Peter is a school principal with a radical solution, no school bell...
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Bickering stinks. Let’s do something good instead. Click here to sign up your school: at https://code.org/yourschool Also use this: https://code.org/help No ...
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John S. Oliver commented on John S. Oliver's blog post Ivy League Professors Exhort Their Students and All Students to --- Think for Yourself
"THANK Hazel your reply is very helpful. I hope you find innovative ways to use these to spark meaningful engagements all over this online community as well as in your offline sphere of influence. "
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Executive Director of innovative online educational nonprofit
What is your interest in ICT Enhanced Learning and Teaching?
I have been a leader of online education in my circles for years http://learningonlineministry.org/


I have begun to study ePortfolios.

Here is my online portfolio www.jsohub.org
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Consider this Alternative to Yoga

Posted on November 7, 2017 at 17:30 0 Comments

I like Qi Gong better than yoga.

There are many Qi Gong videos on Youtube and these are the ones I like best and use.

I especially like the ones by Lee Holden.

These and others like it on Qi Gong are available for FREE at Youtube.

Imagine how these simple and gracious movements can help those with stressful jobs like teachers, police officers,…

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Ivy League Professors Exhort Their Students and All Students to --- Think for Yourself

Posted on September 24, 2017 at 8:30 5 Comments

Some Thoughts and Advice for Our Students and All Students…

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What Parents Look for in a School

Posted on August 27, 2017 at 4:32 0 Comments

Have you wondered what is going on in the minds of parents who are considering a school for their child?

It could be a private, charter or public school. It also could relate to preschool or after school program.

Note that a parent needs to consider this each time the family moves. And they might consider it if not pleased from year to year.

The top 3 considerations according to this study are safety, quality teachers and academic…

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Described myself in 50 words

Posted on August 25, 2017 at 16:00 0 Comments

 Joining an online business association that asked to describe yourself in 50 words and here are mine. http://www.ecademy.com

Here is the video where the founder describes the value of this…

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At 13:59 on June 23, 2011, Hazel Owen said…

Welcome, John. It is great to have you join the community. Please make yourself at home, and jump into or start conversations, and feel free to share ideas, experiences, and resources.

 

I enjoyed having a look around your first site too - thanks for sharing the link - although I had problems with the second one not opening. I guess that's technology sometimes :-)

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