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favourite tweets of the month

September 30, 2014
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MY FAVOURITE THING OF THE MONTH

 

These Mean Girls Bullied His Sister At First. This Is What He Did About It. http://www.quickmeme.com/news/?p=4087

via @socialcrat

 

STORIES I’M FOLLOWING

 

Emma Watson to men: Gender equality is your issue, too via @rapplerdotcom http://www.rappler.com/world/regions/us-canada/69726-emma-watson-gender-equality

 

Hackers are trying to silence Emma Watson by leaking nude photos – but they only made her voice louder http://gu.com/p/4xz32/tw

via @guardian

 

Coroner’s inquest into Mexican woman’s suicide could reveal deportation process http://globalnews.ca/news/1588002/coroners-inquest-into-mexican-womans-suicide-could-reveal-deportation-process/

 

Great thinking by Alisa Hutton on the BCTF Strike (despite herself)

SORT.IT.OUT http://wp.me/p4zypw-2M

via @thedailycrapper

 

LEADERSHIP

 

@momckenna (Mo) Maureen McKenna says: time to challenge our past assumptions and be open to mindset shifts

Three Myths About Dealing With Uncertainty

http://www.adaptiveaction.org/blog/201303/Three-Myths-About-Dealing-With-Uncertainty?ls=_p8120250

 

“5 New Definitions of Leadership to Move Our Worthy Projects Forward” by @lexschroeder on @LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140930112945-25576258-5-new-definitions-of-leadership-to-move-our-worthy-projects-forward

 

U.Lab: Transforming Business, Society, and Self | edX https://www.edx.org/course/mitx/mitx-15-s23x-u-lab-transforming-business-2286#.VCtU1CldW3j

 

My brilliant friend, Mara –

A Jewish Woman Working for Peace in Israel/Palestine | Syracuse Peace Council http://www.peacecouncil.net/pnl/september-2014-pnl-837/a-jewish-woman-working-for-peace-in-israelpalestine

 

Great article about Kenneth Gergen’s work

Integral Options Cafe: Kenneth Gergen – On Relational Being

http://integral-options.blogspot.ca/2010/09/kenneth-gergen-on-relational-being.html

 

Read Fiction with Your Coworkers – @HarvardBiz http://blogs.hbr.org/2014/09/read-fiction-with-your-coworkers/

 

EQUALITY AND ACCESS

 

Who Would Want A Disabled Child? I Do. http://autistictimestwo.blogspot.ca/2014/09/i-wanted-you.html

 

FAMILY SUPPORT INSTITUTE SOCIETY – FSI’s 30th Anniversary – Help us to continue to support families! – CanadaHelps https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/family-support-institute-society/help-us-to-continue-to-support-families/

 

Read what this Christian pastor promises to do if his children are gay

http://shar.es/1ay5Sq

 

TASH Annual Conference Program Updates!: http://eepurl.com/4dpWj

 

Who was Freida Lafferty? 1st of 5 to die after move from Michener Centre http://www.cbc.ca/1.2776264

sad, but debatable logic

 

Just discovered the work of Bob Rhodes – this organization looks great!

LivesthroughFriends

www.livesthroughfriends.org

 

Help Get Self Advocate Presenters to TASH!

https://fundrazr.com/campaigns/4rXjb/tw/61gHF2

 

I love this paper

Being bent over backward: A mother and teacher educator challenges… O’Brien | Disability Studies Quarterly http://dsq-sds.org/article/view/676/853

 

LiveWorkPlay

Life is a Journey: Checking in with Frances http://nblo.gs/106HZ0

 

I liked it; lots didn’t.

Disability simulations should be left in the 90s – The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-09-25/young-disability-simulations-should-be-left-in-the-90s/5769148

 

Narrative, Poststructuralism, and Social Justice Current Practices in Narrative Therapy https://www.academia.edu/2221764/Narrative_Poststructuralism_and_Social_Justice_Current_Practices_in_Narrative_Therapy

via @academia

 

EDUCATION

 

5 Practical Learning Tips Based On How People Do–And Don’t–Learn http://www.teachthought.com/learning/5-practical-learning-tips-based-neuroscience/

via @teachthought

 

Education: No Innovation Required http://www.teachthought.com/learning/hatties-meta-analyses-no-innovation-required/

 

Designing Curriculum That Teachers Will Actually Use – http://www.teachthought.com/learning/curriculum/12-questions-guide-curriculum-design/

 

10 Examples & Non-Examples Of Differentiated Instruction – http://www.teachthought.com/teaching/what-is-differentiated-instruction/

 

Just took a course with Jane and really enjoyed it!

Jane Hart | Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies http://c4lpt.co.uk/

 

FACILITATION AND RESEARCH

 

The Heart of Innovation: When Dogs Spark Big Ideas http://www.ideachampions.com/weblogs/archives/2014/09/during_the_past_2.shtml?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheHeartOfInnovation+%28The+Heart+of+Innovation%29

 

Planning and Evaluation | Participatory Action Research http://www.sas2.net/sas2-dialogue-home-page

 

ART

 

The Rohdesign Newsletter – New York City: http://eepurl.com/35pdX

 

HANDY TIPS!

 

7 Funny Questions That Help You Find Your Life Purpose http://nyv.me/l/MZcH

 

Social Media for Non-profits in 15 Minutes a Day

http://sumac.com/social-media-for-non-profits-in-15-minutes-a-day/

 

Every Time Zone: never warp your brain with timezone math again http://everytimezone.com

via @letsfreckle

 

QUOTES

 

“As we speak together, listen to new voices, raise questions, ponder alternatives, and play at the edges of common sense, we cross the threshold into new worlds of meaning. The future is ours – together – to create.” Kenneth J. Gergen, An Invitation to Social Construction

 

“We lead by being human. We don’t lead by being corporate, professional, or institutional.” Paul Hawken

 

“The artist appeals to that part of our being … which is a gift and not an acquisition—and, therefore, more permanently enduring.” Joseph Conrad

 

FUN

 

These 75 Iconic Photos Will Define The 21st Century So Far. Everyone Needs To See http://news.distractify.com/mark-pygas/pictures-taken-in-past-10-years/?v=1

 

Why We Do Dumb or Irrational Things: 10 Brilliant Social Psychology Experiments – http://www.spring.org.uk/2007/11/10-piercing-insights-into-human-nature.php via @psyblog

 

Margaret Atwood’s new work will remain unseen for a century http://gu.com/p/4xa4d/tw

via @guardian

How to tell when a robot has written you a letter — The Message — Medium https://medium.com/message/how-to-tell-when-a-robot-has-written-you-a-letter-701562705d59

 

Yes

Words Fest @WordsLDN · Sep 23

17 Things English Majors Are Tired Of Hearing http://www.buzzfeed.com/jenniferschaffer/things-english-majors-are-tired-of-hearing?utm_term=3czuel4#42kyyhf

via @jmschaff @buzzfeed

 

Surreality Bites: That ‘Aha’ Moment http://thesurrealmccoycartoons.blogspot.ca/2014/09/that-aha-moment.html?spref=tw

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