Web 2.0 Tools for Kids Page 1 / 28 1. Mind42 2. What We Have and Haven’t Learned I’ve been asked to give a talk that explores some of the top teaching-learning lessons learned in the past 15 years. It’s a good reflection exercise that also brings up those lessons we haven’t learned or aren’t yet finished learning. I’m figuring the best place to start is with technology. During the past 15 years, technology has become a dominating force in every aspect of our lives and that includes education. 50 Helpful Typography Tools And Resources - Smashing Magazine Advertisement We love beautiful typography, and we appreciate the efforts of designers who come up with great typographic techniques and tools or who just share their knowledge with fellow designers. We are always looking for such resources. We compile them, carefully select the best ones and then prepare them for our round-ups. And now it’s time to present a beautiful fresh dose of typography-related resources. To help you improve the typography in your designs, we’re presenting here useful new articles, tools and resources related to typography.
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Ten Tips for Becoming a Connected Educator Image credit: iStockphoto (Updated 10/2013) At this year's ASCD conference one of the main themes that kept surfacing was the need for more "connected educators." At this conference, there were definitely some great "firsts." The general session kicked off with a keynote from Freeman A. 60+ Really awesome Typography Showcases We all know it – “A picture is worth a thousand words“. This is certainly true in most cases but clever use of typography can also turn words into pictures and then interesting things start to happen. Some people experiment with the idea of turning typography into art and pictures and I believe the results can be very interesting and inspiring. In particular this type of art is commonly seen on posters, in logos, on walls (graffiti), etc.
Animal Tracks Book I made this Animal Tracks book to go in our Science Center during our Forest Animals theme this month. To make the book, I used a free printable from Montessori for Everyone. I printed the Animal Tracks cards and cut them apart. The pages are made with green cardstock paper, cut in half. Guide · 20 ways to use projects Projects in Asana can be used for just about anything, from tracking your latest initiative to creating a meeting agenda, recording goals, and brainstorming ideas. Some projects will have finite start and end dates, while other projects will always be active and in use. The key to customizing projects for your workflow is Sections, which are used to divide projects–by priority level, stage in a process, date range, or any way that works for your team. We recommend writing the purpose of each project in the project description, then share the project with the appropriate teammates, and the project is ready to go. Here are some project ideas to help you get your work out of email and other tools, and into Asana: