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15 Funny Facts About Real Teachers – Infographic

15 Funny Facts About Real Teachers

As many of us are enjoying one of the last Fridays of summer break (or one of the first Fridays of the school year), I thought it would be fun to share a list of facts about “real” teachers and educators.  Happy school year 2013-14!! [VIA]

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Posted by on August 16, 2013 in Infographics

 

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Which Book Reader Species Are You? – Infographic

Which Book Reader Species Are You?

I don’t know about you, but I love to read and anticipate that I always will.  I never really thought about what kind of reader I might be though.  Today’s infographic is a fun twist on looking at readers and reading where using Linnean classification over 50 species of readers have been “discovered” — even non-readers are included!  Which species are you?  I’m leaning towards “The Hoarder”, “Compulsive Book Buyer” or “The Kindle Convert” myself… [VIA]

 
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Posted by on July 17, 2013 in Infographics

 

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42: The Answer to Life, the Universe, and Everything – Infographic

The Answer to Life, The Universe, and Everything

Anyone who is a fan of Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy already knows and understands the significance of the number 42 (and why is it is extremely important to always have a towel!)If for some reason you don’t, may I highly recommend that you grab a copy and find out!  In honor of tomorrow’s annual Towel Day, a celebration of the life and work of Douglas Adam’s, today’s infographic helps to shed some light and explain the special meaning of the number 42 from all walks of life. Don’t Panic. [VIA]

 
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Posted by on May 24, 2013 in Infographics

 

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Video of the Day – 4/17/13 (50 Weird Laws)

Daily Video — “50 Weird Laws

From Mental Floss — You’ve always heard of some of the odd, archaic laws that somehow still sit on the books in different states, but did you know that you can actually be held to these if someone really wanted to?  Today’s video takes a quick, humorous look at 50 of these odd laws still on the books.

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Posted by on April 17, 2013 in Daily Video

 

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Video of the Day – 3/25/13 (What Are Continents?)

Daily Video — “What Are Continents?”

Today an amusing, tongue-in-cheek look at the loose definition of the geographical term continent and how, by applying different interpretations of this definition, the umber of continents in the world can very greatly.

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Posted by on March 25, 2013 in Daily Video

 

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