Dynamic Instruction / Watersheds 101 / Work-At-Home Gear


Free Resources for Busy Parents and Educators Who Don’t Have as Much Time to Read and Surf as I Do with Fresh Content Every Weekday and post around 8:00 am Eastern US time.

The Twitter names next to each link belong to the authors, publications, and the people who bring them to my attention. Be sure to try the bottom right translate button for your favorite language or one you are trying to learn. If you don’t see it, check your adblocking software

How to Plan for Dynamic Instruction – New teachers in particular can benefit from these tips on dynamic instruction, which uses multiple activities to approach learning objectives. @KaraAlyson @edutopia

What is a Watershed (Illustrations) – Understanding watersheds is an important part of ecology. This is a great science lesson for middle school on up. @SJRA_1937

10 Great Deals on Our Favorite Work-From-Home Gear – Need a new office chair, monitor, or webcam? These are all on sale. @l0uryn @WIRED


Social Media/Artificial Intelligence

Snapchat walks back friend-ranking feature blamed for ruining relationships. The social media site said it would deactivate the default setting that automatically enabled the “Solar System” function on its Snapchat+ $4-per-month subscription service. @arielzilber @nypost



How America’s Top Causes Of Death Have Changed Over Time, By Age And State – These maps tell a lot. Today’s map for 18 to 44 year olds is very scary. @darcymiajimenez @digg



Three key strategies for district leaders to build a resilient educator workforce – Evidence-based, data-backed HR strategies have helped our district become a workplace that naturally attracts and retains high-quality employees. @OFCSSuper @OFCSDistrict @eschoolnews

Inspirational/Funny Tweets


Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Steve Martin and Kermit the Frog in “Dueling Banjos” – This is really cute and funny. Share with music students. @UnrealBluegrass @KermitTheFrog


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

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter Share this page via Google Plus
DrDougGreen.com     If you like the summary, buy the book