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These Make-Ahead Stuffed Shells Are Calling Your Name

Stuffed shells don't get enough love. When you think of the combination of baked pasta, sauce, and cheese, your mind probably lands on lasagna, …

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Have bananas turning dark and spotted on your kitchen counter? Good for you. Don't toss them, don't hesitate, just grab flour, sugar, and eggs and …

Quick Bread

Sausage Cheddar Biscuits

Nothing beats a freshly baked, hot biscuit on a Saturday morning. Biscuits are even better when they are loaded with breakfast sausage and sharp …

Breakfast

Pizza Rustica

Position the rack on the bottom of the oven, and preheat the oven to 375 degrees F.<p>Heat 1 tablespoon of oil in a heavy large frying pan over medium …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Six Google search tips to find anything faster

Start searching smarter.<p>Google is the go-to destination when you need to find something on the web—the verb "to google" even made it into the dictionary. But while everyone's heard of the popular search engine, very few know how to make the most of it.<p>Behind the unassuming Google interface, you'll …

Everyone Will Love This One-Pan Chili-Lime Chicken and Rice

This 30-minute one-pan meal comes together with minimal ingredients but packs big flavor. It's wholesome and filling and everyone in your family is …

Sorry, kids: schools need more testing, not less

In education circles, testing has become the villain of the day. Kids declare exams to be a waste of time while educators argue that the anxiety around tests produces a “toxic environment.” Families loathe exams, too, as I learned when doing some research on assessments, with parents often viewing …

University of Maryland

Two New & Very Useful Writing Frames For Teachers & Students

One of my popular – and most useful – “Best” lists is The Best Scaffolded Writing Frames For Students. It’s certainly one that I consult …

The Noodle Salads We're Bringing to Every Summer Party

These pasta salad recipes are so good, you'll forget to miss the mayo.<p>Whenever I see a pasta salad at a summer potluck or barbecue, I want it to be <i>so good,</i> but it never is. Often, those fusilli-or-cavatappi numbers are mayonnaise-y and heavy with with weird bits of carrot and bell pepper. For our …

Recipes

To Teach Comprehension Strategies or Not to Teach Them

<i>Originally posted on August 25, 2014; re-posted on September 21, 2017. Recently, most questions that I have received have been about decoding and</i> …

7 Tips For Peer And Self-Assessment

Reading Time: 3 minutes.How can you ensure pupil-led assessment is meaningful? If used meaningfully and well-managed, peer and self-assessment can …