“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.”
“All that mankind has done, thought, gained or been: it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of books.”
Yesterday afternoon I had the great pleasure of selecting and preparing some new resources. After searching high and low in and around the town where my setting is situated, I returned with arms laden with bags that made peculiar clinking and clonking noises as I tried not to set all the security alarms off (trying […]
For anyone that needs excellent quality, sustainably produced business cards:
I bought a set of the MOO Mini-cards for myself as well as buying one of my old mentee students her own. They also print glossy stickers, handy for anyone wanting to make their own reward stickers or even for printing QR codes to attach to your setting’s business cards, advertisements or prospectuses.
My favourite app of the moment is the TED Talks application. The app description reads: “Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world.” Its genius is in its simplicity; a collection of short (3-18 minute) TED talks, updated on a daily basis, on such a variety of topics that you can easily skip from neurobiological researchers talking about phantom limbs to a man discussing why it’s important that children have access to real power tools (rest assured, the two talks weren’t linked). All the information of the TED website in one tiny pixellated box.Read More »