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Fire Blamed for St. Louis Power Outages

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A fire is blamed for a power outage that left thousands of St. Louis residents without electricity on a cold night. 152 more words


A Difficult Problem: Are you not smart enough to solve it … or have you just not solved it yet?

Watch this very inspirational video about learning.

When students encounter a difficult Math problem, there are two ways to approach it. Are you not smart enough to solve it … or have you just not solved it yet?  61 more words


A Quick Rant: Can Computers Think?

from the blog of friend and über-educator, Steve Sagarin…

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Can Computers Think? Magical Thinking and Computer “Thinking”

I asked my students if computers would eventually be able to think, assuming they can’t already. 572 more words


6 Apps That Target Higher-Order Thinking Skills

A higher-order thinker is a critical thinker. What are the attributes of a critical thinker? In The Miniature Guide to Critical Thinking Concepts and Tools, Richard Paul and Linda Elder describe a well-cultivated critical thinker as someone who: 72 more words



Thursday Reads: A Historic Agreement Between the U.S. and Cuba
Good Morning!! Finally we have some good news to discuss, if Republicans can somehow be prevented from ruining it. 44 more words