David Bate

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Minecraft Trojan Horse Teaches Kids to Love Electronics and Code

Kids love Minecraft, and a clever educator can leverage that love to teach some very practical skills. The summer class offered by the Children’s …

These Funny Reasons Teachers Sent Kids To The Principal’s Office Is Why We Need To Pay Them More

Reddit is back again, this time not providing us with hilarious anecdotes about what parents have found in their children’s search history, but giving us the craziest things that they as teachers sent kids to the principal’s office for.<p>Check out all the stories at AskReddit. Here are some …

Microsoft's first laptop knocks out the MacBook and the iPad with one punch

The Surface Book starts at a hefty $1,499. It rocks Microsoft Windows 10, a 13.5-inch touch-sensitive screen, a very nice keyboard with solid …

Samsung's Gear 360 Action Camera Gets Its Own Manager App, Compatible With Galaxy S6, S7, And Note 5 Series Phones

It's impossible to launch a new flagship phone these days without some fancy (and expensive) companion devices. At least that seems to be the …

Something else to see in Canada's polar bear country: white whales

Every fall, the Canadian town of Churchill in Manitoba lures people to the shores of Hudson Bay to see hundreds of polar bears waiting for the bay to freeze so they can head out onto the ice to hunt for seals.<p>But summer is also a good time to visit. You still may see a bear or two, but in addition, …

Raspberry Pi gets an 8-megapixel Sony camera upgrade

Although the Raspberry Pi has undergone numerous refreshes since it launched three years ago, its first official accessory -- a 5-megapixel Omnivision camera module -- has remained the same. That's mostly due to the Raspberry Pi Foundation and its partners buying a huge amount of sensors, which not …

Sanders: Clinton's not qualified to be president

'Bernie Sanders, take back your words about Hillary Clinton,' her spokesman shot back.<p>In the city of Brotherly Love, the home of Rocky Balboa, the place where disgruntled Eagles fans once booed Santa Claus, the increasingly personal and bitter fight for the Democratic nomination took a sharp …

What to Do If You Forgot to Bring Your ID to the Airport

Start by talking to a TSA agent.<p>You’re at the airport heading towards the check-in line for your boarding pass — or towards the security line if you …

You Can Soon Nap on This Giant Snorlax Pillow

Ever have dreams about catching them all? Now, you can keep at least one Pokémon by your side while you snooze. An officially licensed version of the …

11 Common Terms That Used To Be 'Bad Grammar'

National Grammar Day debuted on March 4, 2008. It's the brainchild of Martha Brockenbrough, founder of the Society for the Promotion of Good Grammar …

Who Will Rule the NHL Now?

With the Los Angeles Kings’ Stanley Cup reign at an end, we assign each possible successor an equivalent royal (or pseudo-royal)<p>The Kings are dead. Long live the kings.<p>By narrowly missing the playoffs this season, the Los Angeles Kings won’t be able to defend their title, leaving the NHL’s line of …

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Best Professional Development Resources for Teachers on Flipboard

Keeping up with the latest educational technology and teaching trends can be hard when you don’t have the budget or time to go to conferences. We’ve collected professional development and assessment magazines full of helpful articles in one place.<p>Professional Development: A turnkey solution for the …

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