Our Favorite Tweets: May 2023

The ABC’s of Growth Mindset The ABC’s of self-talk 💡#Sketchnote via @kwiens62 pic.twitter.com/SWDyox69rK — MindShift (@MindShiftKQED) May 20, 2023 Feel ➡️ Accept ➡️ Manage ➡️ Share 💚 This #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth, The @mentalhealthcln wants you to feel all your feelings — and share them. View free resources and learn more throughout the month about the importance of feeling, accepting, managing, and

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Our Favorite Tweets: April 2023

STEM Critical Thinking Questions Use these critical thinking question stems to encourage students to embrace the discomfort of grappling with ideas and develop their critical thinking skills. https://t.co/LiNNkwxWw1 via @teachthought#iteach #k12 #skillbuilding pic.twitter.com/q6Bdg6NlxE — (@TCEA) April 17, 2023 New Growth Mindset Meta Analysis One reason for conflicting evidence is that growth mindset scores, which researchers

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Our Favorite Tweets: March 2023

Real-World Solutions That Resemble Design Thinking How skyscrapers are cleaned after dust storms in Dubai pic.twitter.com/LfOhAHUT5G — H0W_THlNGS_W0RK (@HowThingsWork_) September 26, 2022 Breathwork 101 Cyclic sighing is one of the most effective (and simplest) techniques I’ve ever learned. 1. Inhale through your nose, stopping short of the top of your breath. 2. Pause. 3. Inhale

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Our Favorite Tweets: February 2023

Using AI Tools with Students #AI has been advancing at a crazy pace! It’s no longer just a sci-fi dream. With a ton of AI tools, we can all have our own personal assistants!https://t.co/PLtaqmdFX9 via @jmattmiller#edtech #teachertwitter #cooltools pic.twitter.com/K4SwbzY72F — (@TCEA) February 22, 2023 SEL Needs in Schools “Why do we ask so few adults

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Our Favorite Tweets: January 2023

Modeling Empathy with Students Teachers, learn how to incorporate empathy into your classroom so you can better understand and support your students. https://t.co/Vh9SZtypL5 @diben#SchoolSuccess #sel #teachertwitter pic.twitter.com/EapS4zhJR3 — (@TCEA) January 17, 2023 Environment > Willpower When the going gets tough, you can’t rely solely on willpower to follow through. Learn more from @DTWillingham in the

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Our Favorite Tweets: December 2022

Purdue Kids STEM Degree Dig into these cool #STEM videos for K-8 students from Purdue University’s College of #Science. Students earn a STEM degree at the end!https://t.co/t17tfoLxlT #stem #learning #edutwitter pic.twitter.com/hrLPfV2tCT — (@TCEA) December 19, 2022 How Are You Feeling? App Haven you downloaded the @HowWeFeel app? Hear what @BritandCo has to say about its

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Our Favorite Tweets: November 2022

Pairing Our Emotions to Music Our school district @FPSFarmingtonCT uses the @rulerapproach in our #music curriculum in multiple ways, here grade 3 is listening and describing the mood of music while developing #EmotionalIntelligence here’s an ex. @FarmingtonUns @marcbrackett @NAfME pic.twitter.com/U8cPGgad7j — Farmington Music (@FarmingtonMUSIC) November 22, 2022 Metacognition Questions IMPROVE metacognition with these 9 questions.https://t.co/5lvoQjJvZp

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Our Favorite Tweets: October 2022

Articulating Our Emotions He described every feeling I was having at the exact same points pic.twitter.com/shSYolXR5r — OnlyZans (@OnlyZans) September 12, 2022 Persistence vs. Obstinance There’s a fine line between persistence and obstinance. Persistence is refusing to give up on a difficult goal. Obstinance is refusing to consider a different path. Grit is not about

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Our Favorite Tweets: September 2022

Productive Struggle Learning to work through productive struggle together today with a challenging rich task! @pgliljedahl @HFLMS pic.twitter.com/H5RirgvCqv — Rob Sanford (@HFLEdTech) September 14, 2022 Visibly-Random Groupings These are good ideas for grouping on non-lab days. For high schoolers, I will have to make sure they are keeping the groups random by taking the time

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Our Favorite Tweets: August 2022

Harvard Project Zero’s Thinking Routine Toolbox I didn’t know about this resource, so dropping it here for others who didn’t either!!! TONS of discussion protocols!! https://t.co/fjt262jMwI — Alex Shevrin Venet (@AlexSVenet) July 29, 2022 The Museum of Failure There’s a “Museum of Failure” in Sweden which highlights 150+ failed products. It’s meant to show that

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Our Favorite Tweets: July 2022

Turn and Learn pic.twitter.com/wqLr7t8LYm — Kimberly Melchor (@KimberlyMelcho6) July 8, 2022 Bad Motivation Bingo It’s hard to change people’s values. It’s easier to appeal to the values they already hold. When you push your principles, people shut down. If you speak to their principles, they open up. Motivating others requires knowledge of what matters to

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Our Favorite Tweets: June 2022

Are You Smart? What does it mean to be “smart”? Seth Godin (@ThisIsSethsBlog ) offers a characteristically astute answer. pic.twitter.com/bYjyXu2eNQ — Daniel Pink (@DanielPink) June 9, 2022 Avoiding Pessimism Is Key Optimism has little bearing on health. Avoiding pessimism matters more. 61 studies, 221k people: health is predicted more by the absence of pessimism than

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Our Favorite Tweets: May 2022

Feel Your Feelings. Happy #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth! This May, we’re focused on feelings: identifying them, sharing them, and most importantly, FEELING them. pic.twitter.com/2H4c1QrokF — The Mental Health Coalition (@mentalhealthcln) May 2, 2022 Don’t Forget You Can… Motivation going into the weekend, go easy on yourself! 😌 pic.twitter.com/BT44F1oy5O — Kristin Portsmouth (@design_by_kp) April 30, 2022 The Perfectionism Spiral

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Our Favorite Tweets: April 2022

First Three Dominos Don’t skip the first three dominos. pic.twitter.com/HEY4YKvtH8 — Janis Ozolins (@OzolinsJanis) March 28, 2022 Recognize-Understand-Label-Express-Regulate You’ll always have emotions. It’s time to learn how to deal with them! – @marcbrackett from his book “Permission to feel” pic.twitter.com/euz1sLvI1U — Saba Yazdani (@saba_yazdani) March 24, 2022 Make It Your Explicit Goal to Be Uncomfortable

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Our Favorite Tweets: March 2022

Wellbeing Bingo! A really easy way to check in with my tutees… The most interesting fact involved a bumhole and 2 raccoons 🤦‍♀️ #formtutorsarevital #studentwellbeing pic.twitter.com/TE74xEPNi8 — Naomi-Jane Roche (@NaomiJaneRoche) February 17, 2022 Kid Hotline Offers Advice An inspired art project that teaches empathy. Imagine if we liberated all teachers & kids from the tyranny

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Our Favorite Tweets: January 2022

Reframing Your Thoughts From @EdgarCayceARE on Twitter: Your thoughts create your reality. In 2022, develop a growth mindset by becoming aware of what you are thinking. Challenge negative thoughts. Reframing them to something positive can make a huge impact. They can turn into actions that alter the course of your future. into actions that alter the

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Our Favorite Tweets: December 2021

Social-Emotional Learning Bingo Teaching during the COVID pandemic has been uniquely challenging, and with the new variant, January may be an especially difficult period due to staff absences or temporary return to remote learning. We wanted to share this resource from last year to support teachers in having a joyful and restorative holiday break and highlighting the

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Our Favorite Tweets: November 2021

Reasons for Design Thinking Gr8 Qs #1 is strengthening one’s empathetic posture (my reason for teaching DT) Skills so many to list: unpacking, synthesizing, defining, reflection Ways to gain Empathy: Observe, Engage, Immerse#DEEPdt #dtk12chat #designthinking pic.twitter.com/ytpnu5Betz — Mary Cantwell (@scitechyEDU) December 2, 2019 Follow our Nurturing Resilience list on Twitter.

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Our Favorite Tweets: October 2021

Making Learning Fun On the importance of making learning fun: Students who enjoy school at age 6 earn higher standardized test scores at 16—even after controlling for intelligence. Teachers set the tone for intrinsic motivation. Students who like their teachers are 9x more likely to enjoy school. pic.twitter.com/lApyzNWuuV — Adam Grant (@AdamMGrant) July 15, 2021 Follow

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