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25 Slow Cooker Recipes with 10 Ingredients or Fewer

The slow cooker's charm is that it delivers meals without much effort on your part. Toss a bunch of ingredients inside and let it do its thing while …

Add All 19 Of These New Science Fiction And Fantasy Books To Your September Reading List

September's new books feature aliens, superheroes, time travel and what sounds like a wonderfully genre-busting new novel from Alan Moore. This list …

Even the Worst Artists Can Learn to Draw With This Kids' App

Want to learn to draw basic cartoons? Pick up your phone and download Artie’s Magic Pencil, a new educational app by a digital design studio that …

10 Money Moves to Make Before the Fall Season Begins

It's time to start scaling back on spending, so you can save more.<p>As the summer season winds down, there's no better time than the start of autumn to …

Schools aren't teaching the most important subject for kids

The note was written by a fifth-grade girl. As Mohr Lone read it, the girl's words began to fill her with joy.<p>"Ever since you left, I've been looking at my surroundings more and being careful about who I'm talking to and what I'm saying," Mohr Lone later recalled, reading the note over the phone. …

5 Things Suncor Energy's Management Thinks You Should Know

Image source: Suncor Energy.<p>After a tough quarter mired by wildfires in near Fort McMurray, Alberta, <b>Suncor Energy</b>'s (NYSE: SU) management was surprisingly positive on its most recent conference call. Not only were they happy about Suncor's response to the issue, but how the company foresees much …

U.S. Says $400 Million Payment Was Used to Guarantee American Prisoners' Release

The Obama administration acknowledged Thursday that a $400 million cash payment to Iran in January was used as leverage to ensure the release of four U.S. prisoners.<p>The payment, part of a $1.7 billion settlement of a decades-long legal dispute before an international tribunal in The Hague, was …

South Asia

Google updates Classroom with new tools for students, parents and teachers

Google Classroom, the company’s platform that brings together Google Apps for Education and a number of tools for managing classes and content, is getting one of its regular summer updates today (right in time before the next school year starts).<p>While Classroom has traditionally focused on offering …

Learning Strategies, Not Learning Styles

Too often we put students in boxes and label them with learning styles, when we should be teaching them learning strategies to use when we aren't …

Harvard's New Approach to America's Teacher Deficit

The school hopes reshaping how young people enter classrooms will keep them there longer.<p>When Kia Turner began college, she didn’t plan on a career as a public-school teacher. “I came into college thinking I was going to go into corporate law,” said 22-year-old Turner, who graduated from Harvard …

New York University

3 Billionaire Secrets to Building and Retaining Wealth

Image source: Getty Images.<p>According to the U.S. Census Bureau's world population clock, there are currently more than 7.3 billion people on the planet. Among those more than 7.3 billion people sit just 1,810 billionaires with a combined net worth of $6.5 trillion, according to <i>Forbes</i>' most recent …

9 money lessons to take from the Great Depression

The Great Depression was a time when everyone looked at ways to cut back, save money, and survive. Here are nine tips from that era that are still …

I want to leave my adviser, but I’m nervous. Invest now, or wait for a correction?

<b>Question:</b><p>For years my broker talked me out of buying conservative, dividend-paying blue-chip stocks. Now I want to take the plunge and start buying my own stocks with a discount broker. I'm hesitating, though, because people are saying the market is in for a correction. When I look at the history …

12 ways to ensure you don't run out of money in retirement

<b>Make your money last.</b><p>Retirement should be a time to relax and indulge in personal pursuits. Unfortunately, many seniors haven't saved enough, and their retirement years may be marked by financial worry and instability. For those who are concerned they don't have enough cash, here are 12 ways to …

A Look Back: The Best Piece Of Classroom Management Advice I Ever Read

<b>Next February, this blog will be celebrating its ten-year anniversary! Leading up to it, I’m re-starting a series I tried to do in the past called “A</b> …

Teaching

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Score Thousands of Hours of Course Content & Jumpstart Your Coding Career with Step-By-Step Instruction

• Understand how web development works<br>• Learn several programming languages like Django, Scala, Scheme, Linux, Python, C, Ruby, Haskell, PERL & much …

Programming

A financial planner helps a 40-year-old with only $30,000 of retirement savings get back on track

But even with the best of intentions, other life expenses can get in the way—and "I'll up my contribution next week" turns into next month, next year … and so on.<p>Before you know it, your meager retirement balance makes you want to put your head in the sand.<p>"If you make yourself so upset about the …

9 Tips for a Financially Successful Retirement

With the right savings and investing strategy, a successful retirement is within reach. Here are some ideas to discuss with a financial advisor to …

“What Would You Do?” Is A Fantastic Video Series For Theory Of Knowledge Classes

Sometimes, I am amazed by how clueless I can be…<p>I just learned from a friend about a popular ABC series called “What Would You Do?” It’s basically a …

Teaching

What Advice Would You Give a Student Teacher?

<b>This week, I got an email from someone who is just about to start student teaching.</b> Feeling anxious about the semester ahead, she asked if I had any …

How a False Belief Hinders Kids’ Academic Achievement

0<p>SHARES<p><i>The belief one’s intelligence is fixed and stable is harmful, and widely shared among lower-income youngsters.</i><p><b>By Tom Jacobs</b><p>(Photo: Sean …

​3 Types of Summer PD That Won’t Sacrifice Your Vacation

Learning Strategies<p>​3 Types of Summer PD That Won’t Sacrifice Your Vacation<p>sponsored content from Capella University<p>By Carolyn Fruin     Jul 18, …

Four ways to hit your retirement income targets

Those living with the help of investments in retirement have different priorities to those looking for growth in the medium and long term.<p>Retirees who are “decumulating” retirement savings – which means spending them rather than adding to them – do not benefit from market falls by being able to buy …

Cool Tools Are Fun, But Learning Should Come First

Some teachers can get caught up in the latest ed- tech resources and forget to prioritize educational value above all else.<p>The Internet is littered …

Education Technology

3 Reasons Kids Struggle With Math And How to Help

Algorithms, decimals, division, fractions, sums-these seem like harmless math terms. But, to many children, they bring out fear and even anxiety when it comes to mathematics. Children now, more than ever are struggling with math. What is the cause for concern and what can you do to fix it?<p><b>1. Math</b> …

Peugeot tests Israeli range-extender technology in electric car push | Reuters

TEL AVIV/PARIS (Reuters) - PSA Group is preparing to test battery-powered cars that recharge with an on-board generator, industry sources said, as the French carmaker hunts for a breakthrough in mass-market electric vehicles to catch rivals Toyota and Renault-Nissan.<p>Shaul Yaakoby (R), CTO and …

From 'Angry Birds' to 'Madagascar 2,' What's It Like to Production Design for Animation?

Production designer Pete Oswald talks to us about his role in creating the worlds of feature-length animations.<p>From a scientist who makes it rain meatballs to a gothic hotel run by Dracula and his macabre cronies, Pete Oswald’s fingerprints are all over the cutting edge of animated feature films. …

Get a taste of coding with this affordable and beginner-friendly web developer course

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>ShutterStock / timofey123 Breaking into the world of web development takes a lot of work. There are coding languages to learn and …