GRE scores are, surprise surprise, crap predictors of whether #physics students go on to complete their PhD:
Is there an equivalent of Open Camera for iOS? I love this app but can't recommend it to my students with iPhones.
The Benefits of Constructionist Gaming | Edutopia https://www.edutopia.org/article/benefits-constructionist-gaming
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Eugen and I have come to an agreement on the fee he pays me for moderating m.s that (I believe) suits both of us. It doesn't pay all my bills, but then, I'm not working anywhere close to full-time.
Important APT security update - please read the instructions to upgrade APT safely https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4371
Heads up, people who receive Social Security Disability benefits!
There's a company called EmployReward Solutions doing robocalls that I'm pretty sure is a scammer.
Social Security Admin website is dot gov, and has a Ticket to Work program.
EmployReward Solutions is mimicking that, says it is authorizes by SSA, and on a dot com website (and their blog is blogspot).
I figure they're either harvesting SS#s or preventing people from taking part in the real program.
Quotes from last night's D&D Game Show more
PC1: "Can you call it 'skipping out' if you never intended to pay in the first place?"
DM: "It's not what you intended, it's if the other party expected you to pay."
PC2: "Oh, I never expected him to pay me back."
PC1: "Right, then it's all sorted, then."
"I will treasure this."
"It's not for you."
"Ari's a people person."
DM: "Roll for deception."
"No, he would ... hug ... people."
I have access to more traditional materials for silkscreening but this is a really neat alternative method that has me thinking about lessons where preserving the screen for future use is not a necessity.
Silk Screening/Printing Experiment | Art With Mr. E
uspol, copyright Show more
Photographer sues Kemp campaign, Georgia GOP over photo use | National politics | stltoday.com
finances, not about me Show more
That feeling when you want to set up a Patreon for the website and podcast you make not so you can be rewarded for your efforts but so you can hire your friends to do the things they do for fun anyway.
Yesterday during my Middle School #DnD club I had not one but two students express interest in DMing.
I'm looking forward to seeing where this goes.
"This week in the city of Westbrook, Maine, a huge, rotating circle of ice formed on the Presumpscot River." https://earther.gizmodo.com/if-youre-missing-a-colossal-disk-of-ice-this-city-in-m-1831759186
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