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Teachers Can Learn About Ed Research At The “Learning Zone”

I learned through a tweet by Dylan Wiliam about the Learning Zone.<p>It’s a UK-based site that offers information about education research. Here’s an …

What Can You Eat On the Mediterranean Diet?

The news about the Mediterranean diet keeps getting better. Two studies were recently published about the less-known benefits of the popular eating …

12 Foods That Speed Up Your Metabolism

Meaning you'll burn off your food faster<p>Having a healthy metabolism helps you lose weight and reduces your risk of developing harmful conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure. So kick-start your system with these metabolism-boosting foods. Some of them even taste good

Nutrition

Easy guitar theory: minor 7th chords

<b>Previously we looked at</b> <b>constructing major 7th chords</b> <b>using notes from the major scale. This time, it’s the turn of minor 7th chords.</b><p>You’d be forgiven …

Electric Guitar

When Your Neck Is Killing You After A Long Day, Unwind With This Soothing Yoga Flow

We live in a time when it's basically a given that, no matter what you do for a living or how you spend your days, you can likely be found hunched …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Slow-Cooker Meals You Should Make This Week For Weight Loss

With crisp temperatures in the air, there's nothing more comforting than warm meals straight out of the slower cooker. And in addition to keeping you …

Science Confirms That Turmeric As Effective As 14 Drugs

Turmeric or Curcumin is a wonder herb and it has many health benefits.It’s bright orange, bitter and powerful.Turmeric is the vibrant ingredient that gives curry it’s memorable hue. If you’ve tried Indian cuisine, you’ve likely tasted it and loved it.<p>This predominant spice is used generously in …

4 teaching mistakes that drained my energy (and the solutions that changed everything)

I am always looking for ways to save energy. I shared in my book Unshakeable that energy is one of our most precious resources because unlike time, …

Teaching

The immune-boosting drink that makes apple cider vinegar look tame

A few years ago, I developed a mid-winter cough that sounded so alarming, a friend went to her trusted Chinese herbalist in search of a cure. She …

Alternative Medicine

Wealth inequality is even worse than income inequality

You probably know the numbers on income inequality by now: The share of all income going to the top 1 percent of Americans now stands at around 20 …

8 Things to Look For in a Student-Centered Learning Environment

From years of teaching in the classroom and countless school visits and interactions with excellent educators worldwide, I’ve created a list of …

Pedagogy

12 Recipes That Turn Sweet Potatoes into Dinner

No matter what's in my meal plan lineup for the week, there a 99 percent chance at least one meal involves sweet potatoes. These humble orange spuds …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

10 Best Yoga Poses for Fast Weight Loss & Flat Stomach

Sedentary work, lack of exercise, unhealthy food habits and stress contribute to a wider waist, flabby tummy and higher level of health problems. …

The roots of the alt-right

"They believe social taboos are bullshit and want to poke holes in all of it." —Angela Nagle<p>On Saturday, members of the so-called “alt-right” will converge on Charlottesville, VA for the “Unite the Right” rally. The rally is taking place just a few hours after a group of torch-wielding white …

100 Life Hacks That Make Life Easier

Thank you for printing our article. Explore Lifehack for similar articles to help you improve your life.<p>Lifestyle<p>Read Next<p>Read Next<p>© 2005 - 2018 …

Lifehacks

Amazon Inspire educational site opens to all schools, applying lessons learned in year-long beta

Amazon Inspire, a site that lets teachers and schools upload and access unlimited educational and classroom resources, is now available to all …

Your Mighty New Mindful Habit: Learn to Respond, Not React

Whether you're talking with friends, family, romantic partners or even coworkers or employees, how you communicate means a lot, especially when it …

Critical thinking: how to help your students become better learners

Want your class to make the most out of learning opportunities? Try focusing not just on the task itself, but how they approach it<p>Encouraging students to build awareness, understanding and control of their thought processes – also known as metacognition – has been identified by the Education …

Teaching

The CDC mapped out where people with cancer live in the US — here's what it found

Over the last few decades, cancer death rates have been falling, with the exception of a few key types of cancer: liver, pancreatic, and endometrial cancer.<p>To get a better look at the incidence of cancer and cancer death rates across the US, the CDC mapped out the data on a state-by-state level. …

What was the Korean War? The 1950s-era conflict is why North Korea still hates us today.

Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea continue to escalate — but for North Koreans, feelings of aggression and anger toward America are nothing …

Guitar basics: learn thousands of songs with the three-chord trick

The oldest trick in the book<p>Get the chords down and you’ll have thousands of songs to try. Known as a I-IV-V (‘one-four-five’) progression, or …

Guitar

Donald Trump’s historical ignorance reveals a great truth: The party of Lincoln has become the party of Jefferson Davis

<b>Abraham Lincoln; Donald Trump; Jefferson Davis (Reuters/Rick Wilking/Wikimedia/Salon)</b><p>Beneath Trump’s idiotic Andrew Jackson rant lies a real history of neo-Confederate sentiment and overt racism<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>May 3, 2017 9:00am (UTC)<p>Donald Trump is proudly ignorant. He does not read. Trump reminds …

Donald Trump

Pre-K: Decades Worth Of Studies, One Strong Message

Some of the nation's top researchers who've spent their careers studying early childhood education recently got together in Washington with one goal in mind: to cut through the fog of studies and the endless debates over the benefits of preschool.<p>They came away with one clear, strong message: Kids …

Education

Here Is a List of Teaching Skills for Resumes, Cover Letters, and More

Teaching Skills List and Examples<p>Updated December 24, 2017<p>When you're writing resumes and cover letters and applying for teaching jobs, there are …

How I added four hours of battery life to my smartphone every day for free

I’ve had big-time battery drain issues on my last three iPhones. I just figured it was my fault — maybe I’m too addicted to apps, take too many photos, or just use my phone too much?<p>It’s an issue I’ve gone to Apple for help with many times. But the Genius’s — Apple's retail support — were …

Apps

“Legends Of Learning” Is New Game-Based Site That Lets Teachers Create Free (For Awhile) Virtual Classrooms

<b> <br>Note: After a closer look, it appears the site is free for a month or so after registration (longer if you have fewer students) and then you have to</b> …

A 15-Minute Vinyasa Flow That Eases Neck Pain and Tension

A bad night's sleep, a killer upper-body workout, a long day hunched over your desk—whatever causes your neck pain and tension, you need relief fast. …

Meet The Press 03-12-17

NBC News - Meet The Press<p>"3.12.17"<p>(BEGIN TAPE)<p>CHUCK TODD:<p>This Sunday, repeal, replace, and revolt. The Republican health care plan.<p>PAUL RYAN:<p>This is the closest we will ever get.<p>CHUCK TODD:<p>Supported by President Trump.<p>PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP:<p>We must act now to save Americans from the imploding …

Health Care