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Time saving tools, templates and ideas that I have written, trialled and tested, that work. Send in your best templates and ideas for teaching and I'll put them here to share.
So the question is - "How do you use all the information on the web to develop meaningful lessons?"
The answer is
Creativity & Inspiration
Videos Cleese, Jobs, Mitra, IB
Video2 Chomsky, Gilbert &
What if Money didn't matter ?
Video3 SHOCKING! The real purpose of your life!
FLOW, The SECRET to Happiness, How I fell in love with a FISH.
Video4 How a boy became an ARTIST
Infinite Thinking MACHINE
Video5 Shane Koyczan: "To This Day" ... for the bullied and beautiful.
Ken Robinson says SCHOOL KILLS CREATIVITY
What will be OBSOLETE in 2020
Video6 Dr Eric Topol & the SMART future Health care
Why Education in Finland Works
Finland's Revolutionary Education System
Flashmob, Jane Goodall
George Lucas Visual Literacy Martin Scorsese Visual Literacy
Video9 Ramsey Musallam Curiosity Comes First
Video10 Benjamin Zander: The transformative power of classical music
Articles & Seminars
Mega Tsunami - Alaskan Super Wave - Amazing Survival Survivors Story
publishes satellite images in near real time of natural hazards around the world. An addition to NASA's Earth Observatory, the Natural Hazards section contains images and information about major environmental events that are potentially hazardous to human populations. Fabulous
In a major disaster, it might be several days before vital services are restored. Are you Prepared
VOLCANOES VT Links
Disaster Management. Make a Plan. Covers a number of disaster scenarios.
Australia. Find current and general information about climate and weather conditions, including warnings and disasters. Disaster mitigation (perhaps more for teacher background - or challenge for brighter students)
This site provides current information on prevention, preparedness and disaster response. Browse latest disaster updates and analysis. Also filter by country, disaster type and month.
Savage Earth is the companion site to the PBS TV series of the same name. It includesinformation, links and teacher notes on Earthquakes, Volcanoes and Tsunamis (tidal waves). Natural disasters.
Great list of Natural disasters with links to explanations of each disaster. Covers Avalanches, Blizzards, Communicable diseases, Cyclones, Earthquakes, Famines, Floods, Heat waves, Lightning strikes, Storms, Tornadoes, Tsunamis, Volcanic eruptions, Bushfires.
Top 10: Deadliest Natural Disasters - by death toll.