Andrea Chaves

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Fluffy-Gooey Genius Cinnamon Rolls (No Yeast Know-How Required)

If you can make scones (or muffins or any other quick bread), you can make these sparkly, gloriously poufed cinnamon rolls—with no wait time, and no mastery of yeasted doughs required.<p>Wait, they don’t require proofing or punching or other know-how about yeast behavior? Anything the airport Cinnabon …

Baking

A Great Resource That Offers 400 Science and Math Simulations and Learning Activities for Students

July 5, 2017 <br>ExploreLearning Gizmos provides over 400 math and science online simulations that power inquiry and understanding. It has a free Gizmos …

Education Technology

Eastern Conference Preview: How good are the Celtics?

Don’t be surprised if the Boston Celtics finish with the best record in the Eastern Conference.<p>Apr 13, 2016; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics guard …

This century-old Eastern European custom might actually make kids love math

Last year my daughter, who is going into 4th grade, came home and announced for the first time that she "hates" math. So I went in search of an afterschool program that might inspire her to change her attitude.<p>I discovered "Math Circles," informal math clubs for kids run by mathematicians who often …

Eastern Europe

Developing Logical Thinking: the Place of Strategy Games

One of the essential mathematical problem-solving skills that we want to help children to develop is that of logical thinking: ‘if this ... then …

Mathematics

6 All-Natural Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

Last year, I had to clear out all our kitchen cabinets to prep for a renovation. This taught me a few things:<p><i>There is no way I’m going to use up all my ground coriander before I die.</i>• <i><br>I have one of those cornbread pans that makes little loaves that look like ears of corn! Who knew?</i>• <b><br>I buy way, WAY too</b> …

OMGFacts

Memorizers are the lowest achievers and other Common Core math surprises

It’s time to debunk the myths about who is good in math, and Common Core state standards move us toward this worthy goal. Mathematics and technology …

Make Reusable Peppermint Wipes for Spring Cleaning

Make your springtime scrubbing a breeze — and cut down on waste while you’re at it — with your own DIY reusable peppermint cleaning wipes!<p>I’m a bit of a neat freak, so I love the convenience of disposable cleaning wipes, especially for mopping up spills, wiping down tables, or giving my kitchen or …

Time I

Math Problem Solving Tips

An Experienced Math Tutor's Tips for Solving Math Word Problems<p>As a teacher and math tutor, I have seen many students struggle with solving word …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Self-improvement

National Geographic Travel