Supportive Environment / Counter Misinformation / AI Skill Policies


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Eight Ways to Create a Supportive Work Environment for Teachers – Improving teachers’ work-related mental health requires a commitment to transforming their workplace culture. Shai Fuxman @edutopia

How Do You Counter Misinformation? Critical Thinking Is Step One. @elliswonk @MindShiftKQED

New group targets AI skills in education and the workforce. Stakeholders from K-12, higher ed, industry, and government are convening to outline AI skill development policies. @eSN_Laura @eschoolnews


Social Media/Artificial Intelligence

Five Ways to Structure Your End-of-Year A.I. Exploration Workshop – Many schools are planning an end-of-the-year workshop that includes Artificial Intelligence as the topic. @ajjuliani



City Trees Save Lives. Green spaces significantly cool our ever-hotter cities. New research suggests more trees could cut heat-related ER visits in LA by up to two-thirds. @mrMattSimon @WIRED

Farm Schools


Where Seldom is Heard a Discouraging Word: Farm-based Microschools – The farm environment teaches children about biology, ecology, and agriculture through direct interaction with plants and animals. @MasonPashia @Getting_Smart

Inspirational/Funny Tweets


Humor, Music, Cool Stuff

Mia Morris – Gone My Way [official music video] – If you like girl bands this is for you. @miamorrismusic


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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