Jeff Hauge

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Five weak words you should avoid—and what to use instead

When I first began writing, I was unsure of myself. My sentences were filled with meaningless words and fillers. What I didn’t realize is that by using them I was sabotaging myself and my writing.<p>Weak words can sneak into our writing anywhere, anytime—and when they do, they destroy the power of our …

A Tour Through Ancient Rome

<b>Definition: coffer: a recessed panel in a ceiling. A project by the Khan Academy and "Rome Reborn." Speakers: Dr. Bernard Frischer and Dr. Steven</b> …

10 Misconceptions About the English Language

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Warren Buffett's 'Two-List' Strategy: How to Maximize Your Focus and Master Your Priorities

Given his success, it stands to reason that Buffett has an excellent understanding of how to spend his time each day. From a monetary perspective, you could say that he manages his time better than anyone else.<p>With well over 50 billion dollars to his name, Warren Buffett is consistently ranked …

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DIY Cement Stepping Stone

If you’re looking for a nice, fun and interesting way to keep track on how your kid grows older, we suggest you try the following DIY project. With a …

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Intro Level DIY Fire Pit For Your Tabletop

Hot summer days, cool summer nights. You know what that means…fire pit season is almost here! Hooray! There are so many DIYs out there for making …

66 life-changing things you can do with a lemon

When life gives you lemons, it's time to read this list.<p>We researched all of the miraculous things you can do with lemons, from the juice to the peel. Uses include making you healthier, more beautiful, cleaner, and a better cook (obviously), plus so much more.<p><b>Here are 66 things you can do with a</b> …

The Perfect DIY Knitted Giant Wool Blanket using PVC Pipe - Cretíque

I have never known the PVC pipe can be used as knitting needles , and make a giant blanket simply using PVC pipes .This knitted giant blanket project …

An Interactive Map of Shakespeare's London

The project brings 16th century London into the present.<p>References to cities often make an appearance in Shakespeare's poems and plays. Quick case in point, here's a line from <i>The Comedy of Errors</i><i>:</i><p><i>Farewell till then: I will go lose myself</i><p>To understand these references and truly appreciate The Bard's …

4 Steep Pitfalls You Must Avoid When Flipping A Classroom

<b>Pitfalls To Avoid When Flipping A Classroom</b><p>Having an informed approach right off the bat (i.e., when you are implementing this new concept in the …

The Value of Literature in the Classroom: An Internal View

First Person<p>—EfeX/Wikipedia<p>By Jess Burnquist<p>My weekend has been devoted to grading vocabulary tests, creative writing assignments, and essays. There …

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4 Easy Tips and Tricks for Creating Visually Engaging Rubrics

In addition, here are some tips and tricks to help you make the most use out of this sample rubric template.<p>Rubric Design Tips and Tricks<p>Form follows …

What impact? 5 ways to put research into practice in the 1-to-1 classroom

Technology in the classroom has had a long and chequered history. Traditionally, the debate around its utility has been dominated by bouncy edtech …

13 must Have Chrome Apps for Music Teachers

March 24, 2015<br>Here is a list we have curated specifically for music teachers. This list features a collection of popular Chrome apps ideal for …

22 Chrome Apps Every Teacher Should Know about

March 23, 2015<br>Over the last weekend, we spent sometime curating what we think are some of the best Chrome apps and extensions for teachers and …

Digital Credibility: 13 Lessons For the Google Generation

<b>13 Digital Research Tools And The Credibility Lessons They Teach</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b> This post is promoted by Noet, makers of Encyclopedia Britannica …

The Impact Of eLearning On K12 Education

eLearning, aka Internet-based fusion / hybrid learning, is by far the most significant of learning technologies that has emerged in the last 10 odd …

Blogs & Ideas | MidAmerica Nazarene University

Technology for Today’s Classroom<p>November 19, 2014<p>If you’re asked to imagine a traditional classroom, chances are that image includes chalkboards, …

50 Free Online Courses For Educators: Spring 2015

<b>50 Free Online Courses For Teachers: Spring 2015</b>by <b>Class Central</b>Below is a list of 50 free online courses for teachers for Spring 2015, aggregated by …

5 Effective Twitter Strategies You Don't Know

In 2001, when my business partner and I first founded our education company, Imagine Easy Solutions, getting the word out about our product was very different compared to today.<p>We didn’t have communities like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest to spread our message. Instead, we spent days …

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10 of The Best Chrome Apps for Math Teachers

February 23, 2015<br>Here is what we have been working on over the last weekend. This is a list that comprises some of the best math apps and extensions …

10 Social Media Sites For Education

Twiducate: Described as a “walled garden,” this site is billed as a safe site for teachers and students to collaborate. It’s easily accessible and …

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12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources

<b>12 Timeless Project-Based Learning Resources</b><p>by <b>Shannon Dauphin</b><p>Project-based learning is becoming increasingly popular as teachers look for a way to …

16 Free Science Apps You Must Download Now! From edshelf

<i>by edshelf: Reviews & recommendations of tools for education</i><p>The ease-of-use and engagement factor of an iPad can really liven up a lesson. Combine …

Great YouTube Online Videos for Kids

Finding YouTube videos that are appropriate for your little kids can be nerve wracking. You can't know that the video is safe until you watch it and …

Are You A Subversive Teacher?

In my discussions with working teachers - those times we just let our thoughts take us places (and I try to do this every session, let them use their …