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How to Change Education - How to Start, Grow, and Scale a Private Practice. Introduction by Rob Hansen, Headmaster, at the Pathfinder School to the PathFunder Gala.

How to Change Education - How to Start, Grow, and Scale a Private Practice

When a child is born into a family, everything changes for the better: Better for the parentsBetter for the communityBetter for the world. In that child the brain and heart form a sponge of wonder, curiosity, exploration, experimentation, and expanding relationships. There is caution and reliance balanced with adventure and resiliency. There are glorious mistakes, struggles, emergence which all leads to the discovery of new capacities and new possibilities for living. How to make Leonardo da Vinci’s self-supporting bridge. Clearing snow from the cables on the Port Mann Bridge The Port Mann Bridge is one of the largest cable stay suspension bridges in the world.

How to make Leonardo da Vinci’s self-supporting bridge

To keep traffic flowing during winter storms, teams of Rope Access Technicians hang high over traffic to operate the bridge's snow... Skittles candy dissolves into rainbows Science + candy = rainbows! Check out this classic and colorful trick as the artificial candy colors dissolve into hot water-fueled PGYOR stripes. Middle School Minds - The Teachers Blog. Sketchnotes: Tools and tactics for visual notetaking. About the presenter: Matt Miller has taught for more than a decade, integrating technology to engage students and create unique learning experiences.

Sketchnotes: Tools and tactics for visual notetaking

He created the Ditch That Textbook blog, is a Google Certified Teacher and co-hosts a podcast on the BAM Radio Network. Matt’s book, Ditch That Textbook, was recently published. Educating the Digital Tribe. Tip of the Iceberg. My children Scarlett (8) and Griffin (6) have been really enjoying playing Minecraft together.

Tip of the Iceberg

On the iPad it is easy to share a world via wifi, so they can collaboratively build things in the same virtual space. As a parent, … Continue reading Following the excitement of last year’s Minecraft Activity, I knew I wanted to offer it again this year. That said, I battled to keep up with the latest happenings in the Minecraft world, the responsibilities of my day job, occasional … Continue reading Want to know what our kids are capable of achieving in just over a week?

15 FREE Google Drawings graphic organizers — and how to make your own. Using Google Drawings to create graphic organizers can help students gather their thoughts and customize to their needs.

15 FREE Google Drawings graphic organizers — and how to make your own

(Wikipedia / whistlaw) Sometimes, we just need some help organizing our thoughts — students AND educators. Re:thinking. The SuperStorm Sandy Disaster Relief NYC Marathon of Oakdale, CT is complete!


I'm happy to say that not only did I finish first in my age group, I also won the overall classification. Let me break down the event by the numbers: Total Distance 26.2-ish miles The GPS app I use to track my running (iSmoothRun w/ Runkeeper) listed the total distance at 25.73 miles, but I've measured it using a few different mapping tools and I get distances between 26.1 and 26.3 miles.