Short Notes: Week of April 4th, 2010

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A few notes: For those interested in Nicholas Feltron and tracking their whole life over the course of a year, I present this. [Daytum] I said this in my previous post, but maybe we do need to think more like children. [ScienceBlogs] Every Child Left Behind part 1238091834: Florida Senate …

TEDxNYED, Apples

Short Notes: 14 Things I Learned from #TEDxNYED 2010

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This past Saturday, I had the fortune of attending the TEDxNYED conference, an independently run conference based on the TED conferences where they speak on an idea for a good 18-20 minutes about whatever topic they like.¬†While some critics have come out in full force against the latest TED conference, …

Malcolm X, "Our Freedom Can't Wait!"

Short Notes: Build Your Own Independence v.2010

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A suggestion on building your own independence in the new decade, but first, a few notes: If you didn’t catch my interview in American Latino TV, check it out. Discussions about Latinos and education ensue. [American Latino] Jeff Pearlman threw me this interview with Roger Ebert, who’s found new life …

Coretta Scott King

Short Notes: Because Everybody Can Serve

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A few links: I’m not hating on Wyclef Jean, but his response to the accusations about Yele Haiti left me wondering. Shady business gives shady returns. [Rap Radar] What kind of font are you? Answer this interactive survey for more. (password is: character) [Pentagram] While I didn’t have VH1 Soul, …

The Blue Bandana Look

Short Notes: You Gotta Be Real

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A few links: Anthony Mullen eats non-educators with only a paragraph and change. A must read for any and everyone. Another great Chris Lehmann forward. [Teacher Magazine] Immigration reform becomes more necessary as incidents like this keep happening. Immigration jails, no matter what you feel about them, need not be …

Peace of Mind ... by Ty Moore

Short Notes: Replete With Blessings

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A few links: Are some sort of screw-up? It’s alright. Wired believes in you. And your complete failings. [Wired] Joe Lieberman is a tool, and has made this health care debate really self-centered. What a sock. [Electronic Village] Julio Varela dedicates his end-of-the-year round-up to the people of LATISM. Watch …