Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Growth Mindset Videos Widget

I've made a randomizing widget for my Growth Mindset Playlist at YouTube:



I made these widgets with Randy Hoyt's wonderful RotateContent.com.

The widget is designed to be 400 pixels wide:


There is also an iframe version that you can use in Canvas or similar environment that does not allow direct use of javascripts; you can adjust the height variable as needed:


Monday, May 21, 2012

To write well, you must practice!

Here is a quote from Sol Stein: "Ballet dancers practice technique. Pianists wear down their black and white keys with hours of daily practice. Actors rehearse and rehearse again... By practice one learns to use what one has understood. Only writers, it seems, expect to achieve some level of mastery without practice."

To write well, you must practice!