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4 Important Guides to Help Teachers Effectively Use iPad in Class

August 1, 2015<br>This is the third post in a series of posts covering some very good guides to help teachers make the best of emerging technologies in …

This 'Simple' Multiplication Game Will Help You Rediscover The Joy Of Math

Like math? Like puzzles? Then meet Bojagi, a game created by David Radcliffe (@daveinstpaul).<p>It looks simple enough. A grid has a few numbers in it. The goal is to draw a rectangle around each number as follows: (1) the area of each rectangle is the number it contains; (2) the rectangles do not …

Jigsaw Puzzles

America's Best National Park Backcountry Campsites

10<p>Gallery<p>10 Images<p>If roughing it in isolated wilderness is your thing, you might have one problem: there are millions of acres of National Park …

15 F*cking Brilliant Hiking Hacks You Need To Try ASAP

Upgrade your outdoors skills.

7 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

June 29, 2015<br>In this month's 'New Educational Web Tools' series, we are sharing with you this selection of interesting web tools we have been …

America’s real education scandal: Teachers go to jail while dysfunctional charter schools get a pass

<b>(Philip Lange via Shutterstock)</b><p>Twelve Atlanta teachers face prison for racketeering, but they’re hardly the only ones gaming our education system<p>Jeff Bryant<p>April 22, 2015 8:15am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>No one likes a cheater.<p>So you’d think plenty of people would be pleased …

Education

A Project-Based Learning Cheat Sheet For Authentic Learning

<b>A Project-Based Learning Cheat Sheet</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Like most buzzwords in education, “authenticity” isn’t a new idea.<p>For decades, teachers have …

The 7 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make as a Leader

Everyone makes mistakes, but leaders are accountable to a much higher standard for theirs. Avoid the following seven common mistakes made by leaders.<p>Leadership is a tricky path, and for inexperienced leaders, it can be intimidating. While every person's leadership style is unique, and no approach …

10 Genius Exercises You Aren’t Doing

8 Daily Habits That Will Make 2015 Explosive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The new year is here and most entrepreneurs are looking at how they will raise their game in 2015. Many of you may want to ramp up your personal development and productivity to a whole new level to reach some major goals.<p>When it comes to …

Time Management

The 3 Personal Development Goals Successful People Pursue Habitually

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you Google “daily habits of successful people” you’ll find almost every business-focused media outlet represented in the results. But if you’re looking for a guaranteed roadmap to success, don’t get excited just yet. If you read all of …

Self-improvement

Two Great Lego Tools to Enhance Students Creative Thinking (Work on Chromebooks too)

January 16, 2015<br>Below are two useful apps that allow students to engage in creative activities through building and experimenting with Lego …

Leef Now Offering Flash Drive for iPhone and iPad

Users of Android devices have long had the option of using external memory to expand storage on other devices, and now that option has come to the iPhone and iPad. The iBridge Mobile Memory, made by Leef, is a thumb drive that plugs into the Lightning port and offers up to 256 GB of storage. As can …

Yosemite Climbers Attempt Historic First Free Ascent of El Capitan’s Dawn Wall

This week all eyes are on climbing’s center stage, El Capitan, the 3,000-foot monolith in Yosemite National Park, as professional climbers Tommy Caldwell, one of our 2015 Adventurers of the Year, and Kevin Jorgeson vie to make history and complete the first free ascent of the Dawn Wall. Should they …

Top 10 Sites/Apps for a Flipped Classroom

A "Flipped Classroom" is a classroom that uses class time to do activities/lessons (guided by the teacher) and "homework" time for guided …

Education Technology

14 Modern Fitness Myths Busted

Plenty of athletes swear by these workout prescriptions. But are they science or snake oil? Read on to learn why you should skip the diets, forget about altitude training, and ditch the ice baths.<p>14. “To Perform Well I Need to Track My Metrics.”<p><b>Science Says</b>: In a forthcoming study of fitness …

Bennett: No one equal in NFL

RENTON, Wash. -- Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett weighed in on the Ndamukong Suh situation, saying defensive linemen are treated …

Merry Christmas! The NSA's gift is a list of all the times it wrongly spied on you

A little present from Big Brother<p>If you want to release something no one will pay attention to, what time's better than Christmas Eve? At least, that appeared to be the National Security Agency's thinking. Last night, the NSA released reports detailing all the times they've illegally spied on …

These 11 Speeches from the Last Two Centuries Changed the World

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

When will man become machine?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1128000/1128605_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534401253_0a84319a8da315d61427419665af5bbf<p><b>"I think the development of full artificial intelligence [AI] could spell the end of the human race."</b><p>Professor Stephen Hawking's verdict …

Singularity

Oh come all ye faithful?

Obama rarely seen in church, but advisers say his beliefs remain strong.<p>President Barack Obama rarely goes to church and has spent just one Christmas morning of his presidency in the pews.<p>But that’s not for lack of faith, members of his small circle of religious confidants say. While church isn’t a …

Nanobots are going to be able to do mind-blowing things

Scientists are developing robots smaller than the width of a human hair with the idea they could be controlled on a molecular level — that’s …

Who’s Really Holding Back Innovation in Schools—Teachers or Administrators?

You’ve probably heard all the buzzwords: inquiry- or project-based learning, blended classrooms, gamification, play, etc. Whether the cheerleaders …