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Book Review: The End of Average

By designing systems for the average person, individuals lose out on potential opportunities to excel.

What Types of Sound Experiences Enable Children to Learn Best? | MindShift | KQED News

Having stakeholders talk out incidents that would otherwise lead to school suspension is part of the effort to rethink school discipline.

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Güzel bir sayı...

hauntingly romantic and utterly irresistible

The Girl You Left Behind by Jojo Moyes. Great book of contrasts between wartime France and present day Britain all revolving around a painting entitled "The Girl you left behind" ****

On the Wildness of Children: The Revolution Will Not Take Place In The Classroom

“In Wildness is the preservation of the World.” Thoreau says it in “Walking,” and Jack Turner, in his exquisite collection of essays, The Abstract Wild, questions how many of us have any idea.

Professional Capital: Transformng Teaching in Every School - Andy Hargreaves, Michael Fullan - Google Books

Fishpond Australia, Professional Capital: Transforming Teaching in Every School by Michael G Fullan Andy Hargreaves. Buy Books online: Professional Capital: Transforming Teaching in Every School, ISBN Michael G.

I have a term for yuppies in the Gen Y age group—I call them Gen Y Protagonists & Special Yuppies, or GYPSYs.  A GYPSY is a unique brand of yuppie, one who thinks they are the main character of a very special story. So Lucy’s enjoying her GYPSY life, and...

Why Generation Y is unhappy-A really thoughtful article which gets to the root of the problem.

Why there’s no such thing as a gifted child | Education | The Guardian

Why there’s no such thing as a gifted child

Even Einstein was unexceptional in his youth. Now a new book questions our fixation with IQ and says adults can help almost any child become gifted

The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Gee... https://www.amazon.com/dp/1476708703/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_QOhgybFRX5Y23

The Innovators: How a group of hackers, geniuses, and geeks created the digital revolution by Walter Issacson

Using Stimulus Equivalence-Based Instruction to Teach Graduate Students in Applied Behavior Analysis to Interpret Operant Functions of Behavior

Stimulus equivalence-based instruction (EBI) was used to teach four, classes representing functions of behavior to ten graduate students. The classes represented behavior maintained by attent