Brad Carmody

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The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

10 Ways iPads Teach Kids With Learning Disabilities

By now, saying that “the iPad is a great tool for customizing the classroom” wouldn’t exactly be breaking news. But while this holds true for every …

Education Technology

5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make With iPads

Over the last few years K-12 schools and districts across the country have been investing heavily in iPads for classroom use. EdTechTeacher has been …

Using the Scaffolding Technique in Your Teaching

Understanding the Basics of Scaffolding<p><i>Image via Flickr by ilmicrofono.oggiono</i><p>Scaffolding involves the following structure: the teacher does it, the …

Pedagogy

The Best Free Online Rubric Makers

Grading assignments can be one of the most tedious parts of teaching, but there are ways you can make it easier. Rubrics improve your efficiency and …

Pedagogy

How Spelling Keeps Kids From Learning

Mastering English requires abilities that most children don’t develop until they're pre-teens.<p>Johnny in Topeka can’t read, but Janne in Helsinki is effortlessly finishing his storybooks. Such a disparity may be expected by now, but the reason might come as a surprise: It probably has much less to …

Language

10 Ways Babies Learn When We Sing to Them

• <b>Bonding</b> – When you sing to your baby, they bond with you and your voice. Singing makes yours the first and most important voice in her life. Your …

Language

Clash of the trans-Tasman Titans

New Zealand v Australia, World Cup 2015, Group A, Auckland<p>Match facts<p>February 28, 2015<br>Start time 2.00pm local (0100GMT)<p>Play 01:22<p>Time for New Zealand …

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