We are a community of teachers and learners. We like the idea that "we are all students; we are all teachers." We invite you to join our passion for excellence in education! Click on a link to read interesting articles in the education field.

Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, and author of the 2013 book titled Lean In, explores strategies to build emotional resilience in the face of adversity.
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/24/opinion/sheryl-sandberg-how-to-build-resilient-kids-even-after-a-loss.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region%C2%AEion=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region&_r=0

Tufts University Professor Chris Rogers shares his incredible insight on learning STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) through his entertaining illustrative technique.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DblvNncjR9o

What kind of person do you want to be? Are you more concerned with builing an external career or developing your inner character?  Read this article by David Brooks, Op-Ed columnist for the new York Times and author of The Road to Character, from which this essay is adapted.
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/12/opinion/sunday/david-brooks-the-moral-bucket-list.html?_r=1

Some OSS alumnae are at Voc-Tech choosing shops like metal work and electrical engineering. What are the hot careers of the future? Check out this article:
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/11/business/economy/as-demand-for-welders-resurges-community-colleges-offer-classes.html?_r=0

An article about project-based curriculum and practical application of classroom material, learning through tinkering.
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/04/04/opinion/learning-through-tinkering.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share&_r=0

Article about happiness and success, and link to TED speech:
http://www.bakadesuyo.com/2014/09/be-more-successful/

A great TED Talk about education:
http://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity?language=en

What is Escuela Nueva and how is it related to Democracy in Education? Read about it here:
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/01/opinion/sunday/make-school-a-democracy.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur&bicmp=AD&bicmlukp=WT.mc_id&bicmst=1409232722000&bicmet=1419773522000&_r=0

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