Four #GR8Finds #ThisWeek - Maker & DIY Programs, Social & Emotional Learning, Why EdTech?

Happy Valentine's Day!
[I blog every Friday about my #GR8Finds #ThisWeekMy list is very v-e-r-r-r-y selective
--my own crème de la crème curation. Generally, three to five 

February 13

1. Maker and DIY programs - A great editable list from +YALSA.

Love this crowd-sourced resource(Not just for libraries.)

2. A Parent's Resource Guide to Social and Emotional Learning. A magnificent list, updated just in time for Valentine's Day, by +Edutopia.

Resources by Topic:

I'm keen to learn how to combat bullying and build empathy.

3. 50 Ways EdTech Benefits Teachers and Students 

Thought-provoking compilation by +Tom Vander Ark.

This article pairs nicely with 4. What question(s) do you ask yourself before integrating technology into instruction? by +Matt Renwick.

Bottom line = Always ask "Why?"

Winterim Week at our school went well! Ate my way through our Middle School Cooking program. ... Pass the salad, please.