Unstuck iPad app – How to live better every day – Unstuck
“Creativity is innate in all of us. It helps us define who we are, how we live, how we can make life better every day. But somewhere between sculpting Play Doh and applying for our first job, many of us get the message that creativity is a rarified trait, possessed by only a lucky few. The team at Unstuck is here to tell you otherwise.”
Soft skills and hard – Krypton Community College
“Do successful people learn hard skills (differential calculus, advanced Spanish, Ruby on Rails) and then go on to learn the soft stuff (connection, innovation, humility, initiative, the ability to ship work that matters) or does it happen the other way around?
I think the answer has shifted, and just recently.”
Education Week: Taking a Relationship-Centered Approach to Education
“Let’s play “what if” for a second.
“What if schools used real-world scenarios to teach? What if learning were tied to complex problem-solving? What if students graduated from high school knowing how to negotiate peace treaties, stimulate depressed economies, and reduce obesity rates in America?
“Now imagine a school where students and teachers decided collaboratively that the future of energy, the problem of inadequate access to safe drinking water, and the issues surrounding genetically modified organisms were among the topics of study.”
Scarcity and abundance in education – Krypton Community College
Don’t Let FOMO Affect You As a Pro – Explore. Create. Repeat. – by 4ormat
An important read for educational innovators and creatives. How does one find balance when there is such easy access to so many compelling opportunities and learning possibilities? How does one decide what to say “No” to, so that what one says “Yes” to can be fully embraced?
Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.