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Do Now Insects!

Hello again! Today I will be doing a quick blog post about KQED’s Do Now Insects, found here.

This do now discusses the possibility of incorporating insects into our food and diet. 179 more words

AP Biology

Learning in the Fast Lane: Winning the Battle for Focus and Attention

I was recently inspired by a tweet from KQED in N. California under the brand “Mind Shift” .. and my re-tweet is shown below. Not ironically, the… 221 more words


Why Kids Need to Move, Touch and Experience to Learn

When students use their bodies in the learning process, it can have a big effect, even if it seems silly or unconnected to the learning goal at hand. 1,649 more words


Library Link Line-Up

Hello everyone!

It’s the weekend! Whether you’re heading out to Coachella Fest, going to the beach, or coming to our Day of the Child event at 2:00PM – give these links a read before you go! 288 more words

Library Link Line-Up

What teens can learn from podcasts

With the huge success of the Serial Podcast, podcasts are seeing a bit of a resurgence. Not just for entertainment, schools are using this medium to push students in non-traditional ways. 113 more words

School Media Specialist

Saturday Matinee: The Salton Sea

John Waters Narrates Offbeat Documentary on an Environmental Catastrophe, the Salton Sea

By Dan Colman

Source: Open Culture

In 2004, John Waters narrated Plagues & Pleasures on the Salton Sea… 166 more words


Dance Bliss - Mark Morris

A note by Alistair MacAulay in the New York Times recently led me to query KQED when we would get to see a classic Mark Morris scheduled for Friday March 27 in New York City. 59 more words