Deal With Stress / Year Round School / Why Squat

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StressConsider printing this and hanging if on your classroom wall. @Haypsych @MindShiftKQED

Florida school districts piloting year-round classes to curb summer learning loss. A trio of Florida school districts are piloting year-round curriculums in a bid to curb summer learning loss. @selimalgar @nypost

What Will Happen To Your Body When You Start Doing 100 Squat Every Day – Shortly after I started doing squats, I noticed that I was driving my golf ball farther. I owe it to the extra strength in my lower body. @bigmuscles


Social Media/Artificial Intelligence

NPR’s Student Podcast Challenge is back – with a fourth-grade edition! Microphone? Check. Headphones? Ready. A story you just can’t stop talking about? Got it! Are your kids doing podcasts? @thatjanetlee @SDrummondNPR @NPR


Don’t Eat Avocados Until You Do This! Learn how to get the maximum nutrition from an avocado when you remove the skin. Note: I get half an avocado for breakfast daily. @nutrition_facts



Candor High (NY)School students help create 100 prosthetic legs for people in need. These students took time during and after school to help change the lives of 100 individuals and their families. What is your school doing? @daniel_curren @WBNG

Inspirational/Funny Tweets


Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Erie Canal Locks Time Lapse HD Video – If you ever get a chance to hand out near a working lock be sure to take it. Aaron Puffall via @YouTube @ErieCanalCruise


Recent Book Summaries & My Podcasts

Quit: The Power of Knowing When to Walk Away by Annie Duke
Building Thinking Classrooms in Mathematics Grades K-12: 14 Teaching Practices for Enhancing Learning by Peter Liljedahl
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini@RobertCialdini
Valedictorians at the Gate: Standing Out, Getting In, and Staying Sane While Applying to College by Becky Munsterer Sabky
Plays Well With Others: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Relationships Is (Mostly) Wrongby Eric Barker
How to Raise Kids Who Aren’t Assholes: Science-Based Strategies for Better Parenting from Tots to Teens by Melinda Wenner Moyer
My Post-Pandemic Teaching and Learning Observations by Dr. Doug Green Times 10 Publications
The Power of Regret: How Looking Backward Moves Us Forward by Daniel Pink
Limitless Mind: Learn, Lead, and Live Without Barriers by Jo Boaler 
The Future of Smart: How Our Education System Needs to Change to Help All Young People Thrive by Ulcca Joshi Hansen
Cup of Joe
Listen to Dr. Doug on the “Cup of Joe” podcast. I recorded it last week. On it, I talk about the many good things I have seen in schools doing hybrid teaching. @PodcastCupOfJoe @DrDougGreen @BrainAwakes
This is my podcast on the Jabbedu Network. Please consider listening and buying my book Teaching Isn’t Rocket Science, It’s Way More Complex. Here’s a free executive summary. @jabbedu @DrDougGreen
Boys and Sex: Young Men on Hookups, Love, Porn, Consent, and Navigating the New Masculinity by Peggy Orenstein

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