Here are 10 very interesting articles from the past week dealing with entertainment, technology, education or a mixture of the above.
1. NPR – Did Conan O’Brien Give ‘The Greatest Commencement Speech Ever?’ Includes link to full video and 4-minute long video of the highlights.
2. MindShift:How We Learn – Five Reasons Why Video Games Power Up Learning A teacher writes about how video games are a powerful tool for learning.
3. TV|Line – Glee Boss Confirms Graduation Plan (Whom Will You Miss Most?), Blasts ‘Recast’ Rumor Original students will graduate next May.
4. The Online Mom – How to Extend the Battery Life of Your Smartphone
5. GeekDad – Top 10 Dads in Science Fiction and Fantasy Originally published last year and was re-posted for Father’s Day.
6. Radical Parenting – Five Summer Beach Reads for Teen Girls
8. Pew Research Center: The Databank – Purpose of College Education The American public is split on the main purpose of a college education.
9. Popgadget – 3D glasses get stylish
10. Entertainment Weekly – Tony Awards: 13 Moments We Loved Slideshow
Which was your favorite. If you had a favorite article from this past week, please share in the comments.