Posts Tagged: Circles of Innovation

Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend – YouTube

Posted by & filed under Brain-based Learning, Circles, Destinations, Education, How to, Science, TED, Wellness.

We’ve been taught for years that stress kills!!! This thought-provoking TED Talk offers an inside look at the positive side of stress. And guess what, every time we meet with our Circles comrades, we’re practicing many of these principles and staying healthier all at the same time. via Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your […]

Humanities for Everyone

Posted by & filed under Education, Humanities.

The Humanities Matter– Great for showing the importance of the humanities in everyone’s life. This is a good over view of how the humanities can enhance not only your daily life but also your professional life.  This is also great for justifying the humanities to anyone who might see little value in offering humanities classes […]

The hidden power of smiling

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The Hidden Power of Smiling It’s not very common these days to see a health professional who is knowledgeable, serious about her job, and also smiles. It seems that the stress of working in medical field sometimes makes the health professionals forget about the power of a simple smile. This video in different aspects explains […]

Globalization and Containerization and how the Modern World was Shaped

Posted by & filed under TED, Video.

Globalization is an ever-increasing social phenomenon affecting nations and peoples across the globe.  It has rapidly changed and transformed our world.  The world has become a a seamless and invisible web of interconnected parts despite all the borders.  Borders do not inhibit communication, business transactions, or the transfer of money and commodities.  As the following […]

Spies Like U.S.?

Posted by & filed under Destinations, Sparks.

An investigation conducted by FRONTLINE and aired by local PBS explains how the government spies on millions of Americans. Only part ONE is available at this time. Part TWO will be aired on May 20, 2014. Please follow United States of Secrets through this link: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/  

Valencia Professor Josh Engages Educators

Posted by & filed under Circles, Destinations, Education, Faculty Development, Good Reads, How to, Ideas, Information Technology, Social Media, Technology, Training.

One of our very own Valencia faculty members, Professor Josh as most know him, uses his blog to “engage, excite and educate.”  Professor Josh gave me my first introduction to using social media in the classroom.  Now I am hooked on how it can be used in good ways to enhance communication and student engagement […]

Faculty Development Retreat 2013

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This post is for in house purposes, it will be used as part of the Faculty Development retreat on July 19th 2013, and then subsequently removed from view. If you have come across this post while visiting the Circles of Innovation website, feel free to comment. We welcome ideas.             […]

NISOD 2013

Posted by & filed under Circles, Technology, Video.

Thank you for your interest in Circles of Innovation. We look forward to seeing you at our NISOD Presentation. On the day of our presentation, this page will be updated with handouts, video elements, digital tricks and more, and it will serve as an archive of all we had to share. Our presentation information is […]

How can I share with Circles of Innovation?

Posted by & filed under Sparks, Strategy, Uncategorized, Video.

Are you interested in helping or contributing to Circles of Innovation? We would love to have your input, ideas, links, & content, and there are a variety of ways you can help. The easiest way to help would be to surf the site and rank the content by clicking on the star ratings at the […]