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Slavoj Žižek: Why There Are No Viable Political Alternatives to Unbridled Capitalism. Floral tributes: still life paintings bloom into 3D – in pictures. Oppia - Home. Music programs. A Retromatic History of Music (or Love) ReverbNation : Artists First. Virtual Musical Instruments: play the guitar, piano, drums and flute. Free online courses from the world's best universities. Visualization. Explain Everything. Open. The 10 Principles of Burning Man. Burning Man co-founder Larry Harvey wrote the Ten Principles in 2004 as guidelines for the newly-formed Regional Network.

The 10 Principles of Burning Man

They were crafted not as a dictate of how people should be and act, but as a reflection of the community’s ethos and culture as it had organically developed since the event’s inception. Radical Inclusion Anyone may be a part of Burning Man. We welcome and respect the stranger. No prerequisites exist for participation in our community. Gifting Burning Man is devoted to acts of gift giving. Decommodification In order to preserve the spirit of gifting, our community seeks to create social environments that are unmediated by commercial sponsorships, transactions, or advertising. Radical Self-reliance Burning Man encourages the individual to discover, exercise and rely on his or her inner resources. Radical Self-expression Radical self-expression arises from the unique gifts of the individual. Communal Effort Our community values creative cooperation and collaboration.

Pranav Mistry: The thrilling potential of SixthSense technology. How to Avoid Work: A 1949 Guide to Doing What You Love. Bret Victor, beast of burden. Bret Victor - Media for Thinking the Unthinkable. Bret Victor - Inventing on Principle. GoConqr - Changing the way you learn. The blog that builds your audience. Making Music - 74 Creative Strategies for Producers. Designing and marketing an appealing online course on udemy.com. A few years ago I came across one challenging statement on a LinkedIn forum.

Designing and marketing an appealing online course on udemy.com

The participants were discussing the process of online teaching – how to get started, how to scale it, what platforms to use for webinars or online lessons, etc. Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself:Amazon:Books. Creativity Innovation Genius. The journey approach to change. Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives. “If you imagine less, less will be what you undoubtedly deserve,” Debbie Millman counseled in one of the best commencement speeches ever given, urging: “Do what you love, and don’t stop until you get what you love.

Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives

Work as hard as you can, imagine immensities…” Far from Pollyanna platitude, this advice actually reflects what modern psychology knows about how belief systems about our own abilities and potential fuel our behavior and predict our success. Mind maths: Five laws that rule the brain. Cookies on the New Scientist website close Our website uses cookies, which are small text files that are widely used in order to make websites work more effectively.

Mind maths: Five laws that rule the brain

To continue using our website and consent to the use of cookies, click away from this box or click 'Close' 100 Tools For Teachers. Here are 100 tools to make teachers lives easier, most are free and all are allowed to be used in the classroom Organization & Collaboration Save your bookmarks, collaborate with colleagues, and stay in touch with parents using these web tools.

100 Tools For Teachers

Search Engines & Directories Make use of these search engines and directories that offer the best of the web. Google Google is known for its useful web tools, but did you know that a lot of them have incredible applications for education? Templates & Lesson Plans These simple tools will make your job just a little bit easier. Student information roster: Download this PDF to have student information easily at hand.Lesson Plans Library: Discovery Education offers a wide variety of lesson plans, from Ancient History to Economics.Record-Keeping Template: This chart is useful for a wide variety of applications, including permission slip checkoffs, parent communication, and more. Research & Reference Games. The Epic BYOD Toolchest (51 Tools You Can Use Now) You've got every device under the sun in front of you.

The Epic BYOD Toolchest (51 Tools You Can Use Now)

Now what apps are you going to use? Here are the apps or app categories that I recommend you test for your school. There are lots of apps, and these are just my opinion based on what I've used with my students or successfully tested. Formative Assessment Socrative: My all-time favorite app for formative assessment runs on everything. Why Storytelling Will Be the Biggest Business Skill of the Next 5 Years. This is a guest post by Shane Snow, chief content officer at Contently, a New York company that connects freelance journalists with corporate assignments.

Why Storytelling Will Be the Biggest Business Skill of the Next 5 Years

The article first appeared on the Content Strategist blog. In 2012, a pale woman with crazy eyebrows and a keytar strapped to her back made a video of herself, wearing a kimono and holding up hand-Sharpied signs on a street in Melbourne. One by one, the signs flipped, explaining that the woman had spent the last 4 years writing songs. She was a musician, and had parted ways with her record label, which had said the cost of her next album would be a whopping $500,000. She and her band mates were very happy to no longer be with the label, and had worked hard to create some great new music and art. Our loss of wisdom - Barry Schwartz. Chamber of Commonwealth.