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Four Circles Learning Site Update

This site is currently inactive, but remains as a reference for those wising to read any of its content. Keep fighting the good fight to make education and life-long learning accessible and relevant to all. Advertisements

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Superhuman brain infographic

Infographic by Smarter.org

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Nature: The Rx for Healthy Kids and Schools

NPR aired a Living on Earth interview with Dr. Charles Owyang of San Fransisco today.  He talked about how he and other physicians have started to prescribe nature to children and their families to help them become healthier. Yes, Nature … Continue reading

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Sky’s the Limit

say the same for all Originally uploaded by leeleblanc My friend Lee LeBlanc posted this photo to FlickR this morning…good advice for all, especially when learning, leading, living.

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The Most Beautiful 4.5 Minutes You’ll Spend Today | GeekDad

I had some pretty impressive minutes in my day today. Anytime I get to spend part of my day hanging out with 3rd graders who are curious about their world is a great day! But when I got home I … Continue reading

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Two 4 Tuesday: A Place for Old Fashioned Writing and Digital Tools

This week’s learning links share some insight into how positive affirmations can improve academic performance in science and a great Alan November article about use of digital tools and devices in schools. 1. Scientific American Podcast: Writing Exercise Helps Female … Continue reading

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The Library vs. YouTube

A 15-year-old boy comes into the library and asks for basketball books. After some careful questioning by the librarian, it is determined that he really wants a book that will “make him a better basketball player” (i.e. show him how … Continue reading

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