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What Should We Be Teaching?

The other day I ran across an article authored by Mark Manson for the Business Insider called, “5 things we should teach in school but don’t.” 263 more words

Education

Simple math – I love this meme

Says it all really, doesn’t it?

For me, this highlights just how absurd it is to accept religion after one grows up. To accept whatever flavour of god you were taught and assume that particular one is the one true god is absolute fucking madness. 88 more words

Skepticism

EDTC 6431 Standard 4 Reflection

Link to Coggle: https://coggle.it/diagram/VbUhfYLoYbhUKppr

This module had a lot of interesting components to discover. While I was in elementary school, we had a computer lab where my class would go once or twice a week and either be assigned a task to do on the computer, or we could play educational games. 673 more words

Advanced Digital Graphic Organizers

Shellie’s Strategies and Support

This is a great “Back to School” article from The Hanen Center on helping our preschoolers and school age children to develop critical thinking skills, with a focus on the strong link between language and literacy.  53 more words

A touch of vile creates success

A touch of vile creates success

Politics is a noble profession filled with firm, strong, reasoned players who seek to maximize the potential of firm authority vested in the balancing of interests thrown against the wall and yapping and nipping at the posteriors of these honest and certain power seekers. 158 more words

Politics

If this schlock is clean, I'd rather be dirty.

Perhaps you have seen the word clean thrown around a lot lately. It is having its moment, again. Heck, clean living hasn’t enjoyed this much popularity since the graham cracker saved us all from masturbatory hell! 569 more words

Opinion Column

What Can We Learn From Games? – Part 2: Role-Playing Decisions

Last week I started talking about what we can learn from games. If you haven’t already, go ahead and read Part 1, which talks about strategy and risk assessment. 731 more words

Games