Edudemic's second post from the day is entitled, "Sir Ken Robinson's New TED Talk about 'Education's Death Valley.'" If you're not familiar with Ken Robinson or his other TED Talks, he is an absolutely amazing speaker, thinker, philosopher, educator, etc. This talk is no exception, in it he outlines "3 principles that are crucial for the mind to flourish." Set aside 20 minutes and give it a watch!
Free Tech also has a review of "Depression Quest - An Interactive Story About Depression." They suggest utilizing the web quest within a high school health class so students can have a better understanding of what it's like to suffer from depression. Plus, it helps student identify the signs of depression and learn how to help friends who may be suffering.
They end their day with a short but solid video entitled "10 Expectations" about the expectations that students have of their schools...
Ed Tech also has two great infographics up today to close out their posts: