Joan Huston

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The 30 Most Viral Vegan Recipes of 2016

If we were to stick to one word to describe what 2016 <i>wasn’t</i> in terms of food, it would be “boring.” Vegan versions of our favorite classic appetizers …

Snowshoes and Brews Around Washington - REI Co-op Journal

<b>Pair a snowshoe trek with some of the Evergreen State's best beer.</b><p>Washington has witnessed the ascent of numerous breweries over the years. Redhook …

Kung Pao Cauliflower Bites [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Portland's Creative Vegetarian and Vegan Dishes, Mapped

If there is one thing Portland doesn't lack, it's the bounty of plant-based dishes fit for a variety of vegetarian and vegan tastes. To show off this wealth of options, here are some of our city's many imaginative vegetarian and vegan plates, not only to show that Portland is a mecca for …

5 Stunning Day Hikes Near Seattle

As the mecca of nature and outdoor activities, one of the most popular activities in Seattle, rain or shine, is to go hiking. On the Instagram feeds …

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Recipe: Sweet potato and quinoa burgers

Ever since mother-and-daughter duo Kelly Childs and Erinn Weatherbie opened their vegan and gluten-free restaurant and bakery in Burlington, Ontario, …

17 Vegetarian Recipes That Will Steal the Show at Your Next Cookout

When throwing a cookout, I'm as guilty as anyone of treating vegetables as an afterthought, while the meat gets the lion's share of my devotion. I'll scare up a quick slaw or skewer a few mushrooms or peppers, sure, but my focus will largely remain on the barbecued ribs or spatchcocked chicken. But …

How Can High-Poverty Schools Engage Families and the Community?

"I was headed to the home of one of my second graders to let the parents know that Luis was coming to after-school tutoring on time and doing well. …

Teachers come together on Twitter for professional development and inspiration

Although Nikki Vradenburg is the only K-1 teacher in her Bozeman, Montana-based school, her personal learning network includes fellow educators from across the region, country and globe.<p>"Our state is so spread out that teachers do not often have the opportunity to meet and work with other …

Social Media

20 Questions That Schools Should Be Asking About Professional Development

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Professional Development

Frontline Festival: Leaders share tips about professional development

Welcome back to the Let’s Grow Leaders Frontline Festival. This month’s festival gives tips about professional development for leaders. Thanks to Joy …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Connecting Professional Learning and Leadership

Years ago I heard about a great program from a school district that wanted to work with their teachers on deepening their understanding about using …

Teaching

Personalizing for Teacher Needs

Beginning Teachers<p>Beginning teachers have three or less years of classroom experience. They want mentoring and guidance. Many have stated that they …

Flipping teacher professional development

Could we improve teacher learning by inverting the normal professional development (PD) paradigm - swapping the information acquisition that normally …

Education Technology

Video and Professional Development: The Power of Observation

Watching Teachers Teach<p>Like many of my peers, I was hungry to learn and grow in my craft. I knew that the level at which my students learned depended …

Does Your Curriculum Have a Growth Mindset?

<i>By Susan Santone</i><p>Educators are paying increased attention to Carol Dweck’s concept of the growth mindset–basically, the belief that abilities can be …

Apprenticeships Anchor Education Reform Plan Based On Swiss Model

Businesses will underwrite multiyear apprenticeships — including ones in white-collar industries like finance — while participating students earn college credits, under a new model that’s being promoted by state leaders in Colorado.<p>The initiative holds the promise of reducing high youth …

12 Veggie Burgers to Keep Non-Meat Eaters Happy at Every Summer Cookout

​If you don't eat meat, I can almost guarantee you've been to a summer gathering where the majority of guests are enjoying juicy, thoughtfully seasoned hamburgers, and you're stuck with a mediocre, frozen patty made with a long list of unidentifiable ingredients.<p>This summer, up your game: <b>Treat your</b> …

13 Crock-Pot Recipes You Won’t Believe Are Vegan

Congratulations! You graduated! Now let's talk about your crazy student debt.

By now, you’ve probably heard about our nations’ skyrocketing education costs, and the increasingly burdensome student debts that hold many college …

15 Whole Foods-Based Lunches and Dinners That Won’t Break the Bank

While it can be tempting to grab one of every organic apple variety that you’ve never heard of, fresh produce, and the latest vegan products to hit …

7 Plant-Based Complete Proteins You Should Be Eating

Photo: Shutterstock.<p><b>What does the term “complete protein” even mean?</b> Well, it refers to a food that contains an adequate proportion of the 9 amino …

18 Chickpea Recipes That Go WAY Beyond Hummus

When chickpeas first come to mind, you <i>might</i> think of your favorite food-truck falafel or vegan Moroccan curry, but most likely the first thing you crave is hummus. News flash… chickpeas are SO much more than hummus! By now you may have dabbled with a chickpea dessert or two, and even embraced …

What Workplaces Gain When They Send Their Employees Back to School

New evidence the corporate college perk works<p>Can a corporation do right by its workers and boost its bottom line?<p>A welter of companies have in the past few years made big media splashes about their programs to underwrite the college educations of their workers. While Starbucks, JetBlue, and …

College & University

5 Things to Do After High School That Don't Involve College

From seeing the world to following your passion.<p>With graduation coming up, many seniors are getting ready to leave the halls of high school for the campuses of college. They’re funneling four years of hard work into four more years of even harder work including all nighters, seminars, study halls, …

Smashed Chickpea Avocado Salad

Smashed Chickpea & Avocado Salad Sandwich<p><i>Smashed Chickpea Avocado Salad Sandwich is the perfect healthy lunch or dinner! This easy smashed chickpea</i> …

Raw Noritos [Vegan]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Vegan Migas (Mexican-Style Fried Tortillas With Tofu) Recipe

On weekends, I want something for breakfast that I can really dig into—something that wouldn't feel out of place with a Bloody Mary or a michelada on the side. Enter <i>vigas</i>. That'd be vegan migas (and I'm only a little bit sorry for the terrible wordplay). Migas are the Tex-Mex dish of eggs scrambled …