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10 Apologetics Books for Giving

Last year you may have read the post Top 5 Books for Christmas Giving. Well, here’s a revised list… of ten books. Keep in mind, this is <i>no</i> definitive …

Whole Slow Cooker

<b>Author Notes:</b> Very lightly adapted from Martha Stewart Living's One Pot. The technique here is the thing; the flavors can go in any direction. Swap out the Asian flavors for more traditional aromatics, if that's what you have. Serve it this way or use the meat in tacos, or salads, or sandwiches, or …

Study Shows Video Games' Impact On Face-to-face Teaching

In the past, I have covered many studies that look at the efficacy of game based learning. But a recent study from A-GAMES, a collaboration between New York University and the University of Michigan, is significant because it looks at the way games impact the learning experience and the …

7 Bible Verses to Help Ease Our Minds

When we are dealing with troubling times we allow it to influence our minds. Influencing us with fears, doubts and anxieties even though we know that …

Best Money Tips: How to Eat Organic on the Cheap

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on how to eat organic on the cheap, clever ways to save money and …

Fewer Teachers, More Data In The Schools Of The Future

Technology has already transformed education, but there is an increasingly widespread belief that the process is only just getting started. In one scenario, we are heading towards a paradigm shift that will mean fewer teachers and more data in the schools of the future.<p>According to a new report by …

Myths About "A Better Teacher"

I've been involved in teacher training and teacher professional development for a long time. A lot of the time, I'm trying to keep up the good fight …

The Complete Guide to Special Education

1.Differentiate among types of disabilities and how they are classified by IDEA 2004<p>2.Describe the response-to-intervention (RTI) tiered approach to …

3 Things You Should Know About Learning Disabilities

What do you think of when you hear the phase "learning disability"?<p>Many people associate learning disabilities with low intelligence, laziness, lack of success, and not being able to learn. Sadly, the people who make these associations include the very children and adults that have been diagnosed …

News, Tips, Easy Dinner Recipes, and Meal Ideas

10 slow-cooker recipes

Here are 10 slow-cooker recipes from Stir It Up! bloggers to keep things feeling easy and delicious in the kitchen.<p><i>2 cups brown sugar</i> <i><br>2 cups</i> …

The Ultimate Guide to Flavoring With Fresh Herbs

I recently wrote an article on The Ultimate Guide on Flavoring With Spices here at Chef Jay's Kitchen. I hope it was able to help you create even …

Popular Educational Apps and Tools for Teachers

Use these clicker apps to easily create quizzes, games, and exit tickets for immediate formative assessments.<p>Record video lessons and tutorials using …

5-Ingredient Homemade Beef Stew

We have had the world's funkiest weather in the Bay Area lately. On Monday my back and shoulders got burned while gardening, and today I'm all …

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12 Handy Tips to Enhance Your Productivity

December 13, 2014<br>There is no secret recipe to enhance one's productivity. It all boils down to how much dedication and will power you have and are …

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken

Some time back I did a seafood version of the honey garlic flavors from crispy honey garlic chicken. It did pretty well. People seem to like the …

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A Very Helpful Rubric to Help You Integrate Twitter in Your Teaching

December, 2014<br>A few days ago we shared with you a set of useful tips to help you integrate Twitter in your instruction. Today, we have come across …