penguingirl's tumbling thoughts

Hi. I'm Penny. I love penguins, books, yarn, stationary, technology, and muddy trail running. Not necessarily in that order and not always every day.

On my main site I post weekly about one of my interests and Fridays feature photos of my cats Shadow (adopted 2009) and Buddy (adopted 2013) or of any kittens we're fostering.

Shorter and more varied postings occur here through the magic of scheduled posts.

The Key To Better Work? E-mail Less, Flow More →
— 10 hours ago
This Is What Tech’s Ugly Gender Problem Really Looks Like | Business | WIRED →
— 1 day ago with 1 note
#Women in Technology 
What Happens When a School District Gives Teens Laptops →
— 1 day ago
#students and technology 
#technology education 
#technology and education 
"Women with established businesses ranked their happiness nearly three times as high as women who are not entrepreneurs."
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Why Stress Sucks and How to Fix It →
— 5 days ago


Elizabeth Green’s New York Times Magazine feature on math education in America is getting people talking. It’s currently the most emailed article on 

Read the article to find out why Americans stink at math, then check out Green’s new book Building a Better Teacher.

— 6 days ago with 38 notes
#american education