Technology troubleshooting and mindset

This article first appeared in the Eduk8me newsletter. Be sure to subscribe to be the first to get articles such as this. Technology troubleshooting and mindset When I’m working with others, I have a question I use to figure out their mindset: When technology goes wrong, what do you do? If they answer that they […]

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Quick rewind/fast forward tools for YouTube

Source: Controls for Youtube – Chrome Web Store Along with millions of others, I like to watch YouTube videos to learn and to be inspired. Sometimes I miss things in the video when I’m in the process of taking notes and I would like to quickly rewind. Unfortunately, YouTube doesn’t give us a 15 second […]

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Story Dice – storytelling inspiration

Source: Story Dice – a creative storytelling tool from Dave Birss Unfortunately, the Emoji story telling tool I have shared previously is offline, but, luckily David Birss has come to the rescue with Story Dice. The concept is simple. Roll the dice and come up with a story that involves the pictures that have randomly […]

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Create your own maps or mind maps

Source: Trizbort.io | Trizbort.io is open-source adventure game mapping and code generation software based on the Trizbort desktop app by genstein and Jason Lautzenheiser. Here’s another tool that you can use to create maps. I’ve mentioned others in the past, and this one is pretty cool. It doesn’t require you to create an account. Once […]

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Lifelong learning is now a requirement

It’s safe to say that “the career for life” is over. People now hold an average of 15 jobs in their working lifetime. What’s more, according to Deloitte the lifespan of a skill has decreased to just five years from 30 on average. Rapid technological advancements are increasingly impacting the traditionally steady trajectory of professional […]

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