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10 Places You Must See On Your First Trip To Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of the most popular destinations in Europe, and with good reason, it’s one pretty epic city! Brimming with amazing culture, …

European Travel

Arrival In Copenhagen… And An Afternoon At Nimb!

Copenhagen always surprises me, it’s one of those European cities that seems to be constantly changing but, at the same time, completely familiar and …

Copenhagen

A Weekend In Copenhagen: 10 Things To Do When Visiting The City

Copenhagen is an amazing city to discover! Filled with mountains of delicious food, hoards of friendly locals and shed loads of amazing things to …

Copenhagen

36 Travel Essentials You Need To Pack For Your Summer Or Winter Trip AND Why!

When most people think of travel essentials—especially travel essentials for guys—it’s safe to say most minds probably never go straight to skincare. …

Travel

48 Hours In Amsterdam

By this point, you’ve probably seen our lazy guide to a weekend in Amsterdam! Well, following on from that, we’ve finally gotten round to editing the …

Luggage

A Lazy Guide to A Weekend In Amsterdam

Students Who Play Online Games Actually Get Better Academic Results

I love study time.<p>Despite the old stereotypes about video games rotting your brain, a new study provides the latest evidence to the contrary, with …

Teenagers regularly using social media do less well at school, new survey finds

Children who regularly use Facebook and other online social networks tend to perform less well in school than those who use them rarely, new research has shown.<p>A study of more than 12,000 15-year-olds found there was the equivalent of several GCSE grades difference between the reading, maths and …

Social Media

The Importance Of Getting Things Wrong

Think about our planet for a second. Earth has an elliptical — oval-shaped — orbit. That means we're closer to the sun for one part of the year and farther away another part of the year.<p>Does that fact explain why it's hotter in the summer and colder in the winter?<p>Lots of kids think it does. Lots of …

Pedagogy

Why 'cool' Brexiteers should expect a warm welcome in France

It may have taken the best part of an ice age to get through Calais recently, but I understand there are now zillions of Britons on holiday in France. This is admirable. It confirms that we refuse to be cowed by killers – or exchange rates. As you will have noticed, sterling is currently at …

Last Chance to Book These 50 Hyatt Hotels at Current Rates!!

<b>Hyatt Gold Passport is adjusting the category of 106 hotels effective tomorrow, August 1, 2016. That means that today is your last chance to lock in</b> …

Scientists claim to have solved the mystery of female orgasm

Scientists claims they have finally solved the mystery of the female orgasm and it is all to do with ovulation.<p>A study on mammal reproduction found orgasms help apes ovulate, but because it plays no part in the reproductive cycle of humans, it is a redundant evolutionary afterthought.<p>In many …

Biology

5 New Travel Startups Helping Travelers Maximize Every Minute of Their Trips

Spontaneity defines travel for a certain set of traveler. This mindset leads travelers to book flights, hotels, and transportation last-minute or …

3tags.org

Teaching tips for teachers of teenagers

How many teenagers walk out of a Sunday morning Bible study with glazed eyes from the endurance test they just survived at the hands of a …

The Science Behind a Bed of Nails

I remember seeing a bed of nails in high school Physics. At first, it seems baffling that a person could lie on a bed of pointy nails and not be …

'China's Challenges' wins historic Emmy Award

A screen capture from "China's Challenges". [Photo/Weibo] China-US co-production "China's Challenges" has garnered an Emmy Award in Los Angeles, …

China

Yoga, Meditation May Help Reduce Childhood Anxiety

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Medical Daily.<p>Anxiety disorders plague more than one in four adolescents from the ages of 13 to 18, and many of …

13 signs your coworker is a psychopath

Andrew Faas, a former senior executive with Canada's two largest retail organizations, found this out the hard way when he blew the whistle on a corrupt colleague, and subsequently had his phone and email hacked and even received an anonymous death threat.<p>To help others, Faas says in his new book, …

Psychology

The world's top 10 cities for a summer getaway

<b></b> <b>No.10 Bergen, Norway [Photo/IC]</b>Two Chinese cities, Kunming and Guiyang, were included in the world's top 10 summer resort cities in the 13th (2016)</i> …

Top 10

Cool Ideas to get started with Office 365 in your classroom

Anytime, anywhere access to resources and tools for learning is an essential element for today’s online learning environments. Thanks to the cloud …

July’s Updated “Best” Lists

I am constantly adding new resources to my nearly 1,600 categorized “Best Lists.<p>I also regularly “cull” through the lists to weed-out dead links, but …

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – Two Good Ways to Create Custom Word Clouds

Word cloud generators provide students with a nice way to visualize the most frequently used words in a passage of text. There are plenty of word …

Education Technology

New Resources On Teaching Reading & Writing

Here are some new and useful resources related to teaching reading and writing:<p>TEN WAYS TO DITCH THAT READING LOG is from Middle School Minds. I’m …

Teaching

Expectations Influence Performance

Photo by WWWorks<p>Whether during a workshop or via email, one comment that really breaks my heart is: “My students couldn’t do that.”<p>Variations include:<p>…

Encourage Curiosity With Calculators

Photo by Jake And Lindsay<p>It’s easy to fall in love with trying to use the latest technology in the classroom. But, I think it’s better to begin with …

Mathematics