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1989

When Taylor Swift decides to do something, the girl really knows how to overdo it. So on her fifth album, when she indulges her crush on Eighties …

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Fall’s Best Foundations: 12 New Formulas to Transform Your Skin

With life moving at hyper-speed—checking email at 30,000 feet is now normal, FaceTime is a fully appropriate form of catching up—multitasking has never seemed more essential (or more efficient). So is it any surprise that your foundation is going high-tech too? The latest breakthrough formulas …

Skin Care

Sheriff has lunch at elementary school to get out anti-bullying message

Students at one Pitt County school are having lunch with the sheriff, all part of his anti-bullying campaign.<p>Sheriff Neil Elks sat down with the kids …

8 Drugstore Lipstick Formulas To Buy Right Now

Hunting English

Top Ten Tips for Behaviour Management<p>Most of my posts are about teaching strategies, the curriculum or the odd political rant. I have written very …

Is it time to scrap homework?

Homework is a nightly curse in thousands of homes and a cause of nerve trouble, sleeplessness and family friction."<p>This complaint - from TES back in …

Education

Don't Help Your Kids With Their Homework

And other insights from a ground-breaking study of how parents impact children’s academic achievement<p>One of the central tenets of raising kids in America is that parents should be actively involved in their children’s education: meeting with teachers, volunteering at school, helping with homework, …

10 Ways to Help Your Child Build Self-Esteem

Your mind is the most powerful tool you have for the creation of good in your life, but if not <i>used</i> correctly, can also be the most destructive force …

Re-reading is inefficient. Here are 8 tips for studying smarter.

The way most students study makes no sense.<p>That's the conclusion of Washington University in St. Louis psychologists Henry Roediger and Mark McDaniel — who've spent a combined 80 years studying learning and memory, and recently distilled their findings with novelist Peter Brown in the book <i>Make It</i> …

Transforming Education Starts In Your Classroom

<b>Transforming Education Starts In Your Classroom</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>If it’s a standards-based, outcomes-based, institutionally-centered (and nationally …

Learning on the Go

As a museum school, the school made it a priority to partner with local cultural institutions that help them enhance the learning students are doing …

Pedagogy

How Creative Writing Boosts Students Academically

Photo credit: Write Girl<p>One non-profit after-school program known as WriteGirl lives by such a philosophy. Serving more than 350 teenage girls (ages …

Why Teaching Kindness in Schools Is Essential to Reduce Bullying

Patty O'Grady, PhD, an expert in neuroscience, emotional learning, and positive psychology, specializes in education. She reports:<p>Kindness changes …

Support Math Readiness Through Math Talk

by: Eugene Geist<p><i>A father and 3-year-old son, Clark, walk through the supermarket. Clark asks, “Can we get donuts?” “How many should we get?” his</i> …

how to get supermodel hair

even if you’re the everyday girl.<p>Fact: Despite the fact that I always smile and (robotically) say, "I love it....It looks great...," after every haircut, the truth is that I have hated every single dye job and cut I have ever received. Or, at least, I have for a few weeks until everything grows …

Debbie Harry’s Punk Braid, Blue Eyeshadow, and Bright Lips: Your Saturday Night Beauty Inspiration

If the spring 2015 fashion shows were all about bare skin and undone waves, let this fall be one last exercise in the art of more-is-more hair and makeup. The combination of statement eyes, lips, and cheeks can certainly translate to over the top, but as today’s Saturday night beauty lesson proves, …

Snap Out Of Sunday Sadness 6 Fix

1. Fab nail art ideas for fall! Nothing cures Sunday Sadness like a fresh mani.<p>4. Beyond adorable: I DIED when I saw the Baby Kim / Baby Nori …

10 Brilliant Wedding Day Makeup Essentials Every Woman Needs to Own

New York–based beauty guru Alexa Rodulfo on the beauty staples every woman needs to prep for her big day, from smudge-proof mascara to radiant blush.

Is Apple Pay About to Change the Way You Buy Beauty Products?

If the thought of pulling out your wallet and credit card to pay for something seems arduous—then you need to check yourself. But that's not to say we're not sympathetic, and help may be on the way: Apple <i>is</i> aiming to make your wallet obsolete. Today they're launching Apple Pay, and it's going to …

How to Take the No-Makeup Trend to Your Nails

I'm over nail polish. Maybe it's because after two years of nail-art overload, I'm ready for a palate cleanse. Maybe it's because bare nails reigned supreme on the spring 2015 runways. Or maybe it's just because I'm really lazy and can't be bothered to paint and repaint my nails every week. But …