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Cleaned-Up 7-Layer Dip | Goop

We love a good 7-layer dip, but since the classic version—loaded with cheese and sour cream—can be hard on the digestive system and the waistline, we …

Why the Country With the Best Schools in the World Is Rethinking Subjects | Inc.com

Some of us went to school at sprawling urban campuses, others in homey small town districts. Some went to private schools, others public. But whatever the specifics of your education, if you're American, one thing probably held constant -- your day was broken up into subjects.<p>Maybe you kicked off …

Education

Buffalo Chicken Strips

Serve these delicious spicy and crispy oven fried chicken strips for an everyday meal with fries and a side vegetable.<p>Or, double the recipe and make …

Britain’s schools are already on their knees. Now they’re going to be gutted

Less than six miles from Downing Street and the office Theresa May is seeking to return to, primary school children have to clean their own classrooms. This week it was reported that pupils in the London borough of Wandsworth are now vacuuming at the end of the day because their school is so …

United Kingdom

National Pinot Grigio Day: Chicken and Spinach Lasagna Roll-Ups

<i>PARTNER POST: May 26 is National Pinot Grigio Day. We’re celebrating with Cavit Wines by sharing refreshing spring and summer recipes that pair</i> …

Italian Food

Marcus Samuelsson Made The Most Amazing Ribs And You Have To Try Them ASAP

Perfect for your next summer barbecue.<p><b>RUB</b><p>½ cup soy sauce<p>½ cup dark brown sugar, packed<p>3 tablespoons smoked paprika<p>2 teaspoons salt<p>2 teaspoons black pepper<p>1 teaspoon cayenne<p>1 teaspoon ground allspice<p>1 teaspoon powdered ginger<p>1½ teaspoons garlic powder<p>4 thyme sprigs<p>1 lemon, zested<p>2 slabs pork</b> …

Cooking

Thai Chicken Skewers

<i>These Thai chicken skewers are marinated in coconut milk, curry and spices and then grilled to perfection. It’s a quick and easy meal that’s packed</i> …

Curries

Queso & Beef Dip

While technically not a supper, this dip is hearty enough to serve for a One Pot Wednesday meal. You can replace the black beans with canned pintos or refried beans, and the mozzarella cheese with Monterey jack or pepper jack. If you’d like, scatter a handful of sliced black olives along with the …

Cast Iron Skillet

Chris Selley: Former TDSB official’s pathetic plagiarism defence raises many ethical questions

There is a strong case to be made that Chris Spence, the Toronto District School Board’s former director of education, has no plausible claim to a …

Plagiarism

Easily The Best Garlic Herb Roasted Potatoes

Give me all of these rn. K, thanks, bye.<p>Servings: 5-6<p>13 4-lb russet potatoes, cut into 1-inch pieces<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>2 tablespoons garlic, minced<p>2 tablespoons rosemary, finely chopped<p>1 teaspoon black pepper<p>More salt & pepper to taste<p>Small handful fresh parsley …

Potatoes

The Food Lab: How to Make New Orleans Red Beans and Rice

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Whoever came up with the expression "a case of the Mondays" probably never spent much time in New Orleans.<p>Head to any classic New Orleans restaurant on a Monday, and you're likely to spot red beans and rice running as a special. (An even better plan: Get invited …

A Robot Can Print This $32,000 House in as Little as 8 Hours

Building a house by hand can be both time-consuming and expensive. Numerous homebuilders have chosen to automate part of the construction (i.e., by …

Do-Ahead Mashed Potatoes

1<p>Scrub potatoes. Leave skins on, if desired, or peel thinly and remove eyes. Cut into large pieces. Heat 1 inch water (salted if desired) to boiling …

Udon with Chicken and Garlicky Peanut Dressing

4 servings<p>This colorful cold noodle salad is infinitely riffable. Check out Ramen with Steak and Sesame-Ginger Dressing, Rice Noodles with Shrimp and Coconut-Lime Dressing, and Soba with Tofu and Miso-Mustard Dressing for even more ideas.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup natural creamy peanut butter<p>¼ …

Soysauce

Argentinean Empanadas

While traveling in Argentina in May, I tasted the most incredible empanadas, and since my return, I have been in search of a great empanada—with …

Shake Shack Has a New Cookbook — and This Chicken Bites Recipe Will Have You *Running* to Buy It

Shake Shack is one of <i>everyone’s</i> favorite establishments, and it’s pretty well-known that they serve a heckuva lot more than a great milkshake. If you’re not in the mood to make hangover-curing recipes at home but you want some delicious greasy food and fries, Shake Shack is where it’s at. But guess …

Chile-and-Yogurt-Marinated Grilled Chicken

4 servings<p>Yes, you’ll need a lot of spices, but it’s not much work from there. Let the chicken marinate for 12 hours to get the most impact. This recipe is from Gunpowder, an Indian restaurant in London.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>7 dried Kashmiri or guajillo chiles, broken into pieces, seeds removed<p>1 …

Grilling

The 4 Best Homemade Snacks to Eat Before Your Workout​ | Men’s Health

These energy balls provide an easy, grab-and-go form of energy on the run. I love making them in bulk for the week and freezing.This recipe makes 24 energy balls.<p><b>What you’ll need:</b><p>1 1/2 cups rolled oats<p>1/2 cup whey protein powder (about 2 scoops)<p>1/2 tsp. cinnamon<p>1 Tbsp. chia seeds<p>1/2 cup smooth, …

Adding Drum Samples in Studio One - Warren Huart: Produce Like A Pro

The 15-Minute Bodyweight Workout You Can Do Anywhere

The last thing any runner, mountain biker, or rock climber wants to do is take their strength training to the (not so great) indoors. But like it or not, strength training is a critical part of an endurance workout regimen. It prevents muscle imbalances, protects you from injury, and increases …

Workouts

Tip: Push Until You Can't. Rest Until You Can.

Here's how females really need to train for fat loss and muscle gain.<p>Know the B's and the H's<p>Assuming women are interested in body composition …

Exercise

One of these 10 quick sauces can rescue a boring plate

A quick sauce is a good thing to have in your back pocket — you can turn something blah into something more flavorful, give leftovers a new life, or add moisture to, say, an over-cooked rotisserie chicken. Here are 10 ideas from the Recipe Finder, plus pairing suggestions, to get you started.<p><i>[Dear</i> …

Cooking

11 Brilliant Recipes For Leftover Mashed Potatoes

1 Make them into cheesy pancakes.<p>Just A Taste<p><b>Get this Cheesy Leftover Mashed Potato Pancakes recipe from Just A Taste</b><p>2 Bake them into rolls.<p>Spicy …

Cooking

No Lie: These 2 Workouts Burn More Calories Than a 3-Mile Run

Let’s be honest, running is a great workout. It’s not everyone’s cup of tea, but research shows that you can burn around 113 calories for each mile …

Exercise

Teaching a Class With Big Ability Differences

1. Start Slow<p>Experiencing comprehensive student-centered instruction for the first time makes some kids uneasy. I’ll never forget the high school …

Pedagogy

In a Dinner Rut? Try This Chicken Empanada Skillet Pie.

Skillet Chicken Empanada Pie<p>Serves 4 to 6<p>3 tablespoons vegetable or olive oil, divided <br>1 medium yellow onion, diced <br>1 1/2 pounds ground chicken <br>1 1/2 …

10 Teacher Organization Hacks to Save Your Sanity

My mother likes to tell the story of how, when I was 3 years old, I announced rather matter-of-factly that I was “born to organize.” Teaching is a …

Now teachers can add quizzes, surveys and more to OneNote Class Notebook - The Fire Hose

On Monday, the Office 365 team announced three new features to make Microsoft Forms for educators and students even more collaborative and …

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all …

The 5 Minute Lesson Plan - success story by @Dani41189

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>If you use the 5 Minute Lesson Plan, how do you gauge its success?<p>I am currently in my third term of the Graduate Teacher …