Blogs


(Just getting going on this .... eventually I will speak on all essential learning skills, habits and behaviours meanwhile a few quick offerings)


K-20
Edutopia (excellent)
http://www.edutopia.org/

Edweek (very good)
http://www.edweek.org/ew/index.html

rdWeb Techtools for the classroom (excellent)
http://www.edweb.net/techtools

"The Ultimate Teacher Resource Guide" (excellent)



Science
Society of Biology Blog (very interesting material)
http://societyofbiologyblog.org/

ScienceBlogs (excellent)
http://scienceblogs.com/




Maths
Reflections of a High School Maths Teacher
http://teachhighschoolmath.blogspot.com.au/





Brain Science
Energizing Brain Breaks
http://brainbreaks.blogspot.com.au/

Debunking Brain Myths (excellent)
http://www.scoop.it/t/debunking-brain-myths




Study Skills
23 ways to help learning (very general but mostly good advice)
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/09/11/mind-hacks-learn-better_n_3901150.html

How to Study Blog (well worth a visit)
http://www.study-skills.ca/effective-study-skills-handbook/

Study Skill Tips for Parents (worth a look)
http://studyskillstoptipsparents.com/

How to Master a New Skill (very good)
http://blogs.hbr.org/2012/11/how-to-master-a-new-skill/

100 Self-Help & Study Skills for Students with ADD (Jack Milgram)
https://custom-writing.org/



Learning 
How to Listen (Good classroom skill)
http://blogs.hbr.org/2011/10/how-to-really-listen/

Learning Journal (good description)
http://www.worcester.ac.uk/studyskills/documents/Learning_Journals_2012.pdf



Mind Skills 
Deric Bownds MindBlog (excellent)
http://mindblog.dericbownds.net/

 Litemind (a few good areas - the author reveals nothing of himself)
http://litemind.com/

Visualization Skills
http://litemind.com/how-to-develop-visualization-skill/

Thinking Mistakes
http://litemind.com/thinking-traps/

Mental Skills Training (interesting blog - mental skills can also apply to learners)
http://www.combativemind.com/self-protection-soft-skills/mental-skills-training-combatives/




Habits and Behaviours
The Discipline of Innovation (business oriented but worth a look)
http://timkastelle.org/blog/2013/12/dont-set-goals-make-new-habits-instead/