Friday, February 4, 2011

Virtual Cockroach, People Are Awesome & more

Orkin Interactive Virtual Cockroach - Pest control specialists Orkin have put together an interesting tool on their website, designed to be an engaging tool for teaching insect anatomy.

30 Surprising Things That U.S. High Schoolers Don’t Know - I wouldn't say that these are really too surprising!

Busting the Snoot Meter [f(t)] - Kate expertly answers the common "why on Earth did you get into teaching" question.

Kitchen. [Look at my happy rainbow!] - Kindergarteners are awesome--a great example of why unstructured play is so important for early childhood development.

People Are Awesome: Watch This Remarkable Teenager Come Out to Her Whole School on MLK Day [GOOD] - This is one of the bravest people I can think of, regardless of age.