Kathleen Swango

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Pressbooks

Boundless Accounting<p>Boundless Algebra<p>Boundless Anatomy and Physiology<p>Boundless Art History<p>Boundless Biology<p>Boundless Business<p>Boundless …

This Man Repopulated a Butterfly Species in His Backyard — and You Can, Too

He's singlehandedly brought the California pipevine swallowtail to his city.<p>Tim Wong was first inspired to raise caterpillars in elementary school, when his class raised painted lady butterflies. "I was amazed at the complete metamorphosis from caterpillar to adult," Wong told Vox in a recent …

5 Young Women Who Inspire Me Right Now

<b>Emily Oberg</b><p>A few weeks ago I was having breakfast with a friend of mine. We talked about people who inspire us and I asked my friend if she had heard of <i>Emily Oberg.</i> She replied:<p>"No."<p>And asked me:<p>"What is she known for?"<p>I said:<p>"She's best known for her selfies."<p>My friend gave me the "You gotta be …

WTF Is A Bullet Journal And Why Should You Start One? An Explainer

I'm low-key obsessed.<p>In late December, one of my favorite bloggers mentioned she was thinking of starting something called a "bullet journal." As someone who used to be a pretty prolific journaler but who has since gotten out of the habit, I was super intrigued. I followed her link to learn more …

3 Cardio Workouts That Are Way More Interesting Than Running

Does your treadmill workout make you feel like a rat on a wheel? Then it's probably time to change up your routine. And not just because you're bored.<p>"The human body wasn't designed for conveyor-belt training or repetitive, one-dimensional movement," says Dan John, a fitness coach in Burlingame, …

What everyone can learn from Richard Branson's morning routine

It's no small wonder, since he is the only entrepreneur to have built eight separate billion-dollar companies starting with Virgin in 1970 at the age of 20.<p>Now, just under a half-century later, he has climbed his way to number 330 on Forbes' list of The World's Billionaires (ranking #12 in the …

Time Management

12 Super Quotes For Success By Business Tycoon Sir Richard Branson

I was in the second year of my college when a friend of mine gifted me a fat book packed in a brown packet.I tore it opened to find a book that had a …

How to become a millionaire before the age of 30

I don't have an exact answer to the thrust of your question, but I reckon you may want to read this elegant and inspiring preamble:<p>Interestingly, …

Personal Finance

8 Morning Rituals of the Most Successful People | Inc.com

<i>What are some examples of the morning routines and habits of successful people? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p>Answer by Alok Sharma, intern at IIRS-ISRO, on Quora<p>The day begins with the morning, and how well you utilize your morning decides how well you utilize your …

Success

16 GIFs That Will Actually Help You In Maths Class

The one time it's actually productive to be reading BuzzFeed in school.

Lose Weight -26 Most Overlooked Ways

About 750 years ago, a British philosopher and scholar named William of Ockham came up with a theory that can best be summarized like this: Keep it …

5 Exercises to Get a Rock-Hard Butt

<i>By Samuel Blackstone for DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(photo: Getty Images)</i><p>There are glory muscles and there are real muscles. Biceps? Glory muscles. Quads? Real muscles. Pecs? Glory muscles. Your entire core? Real muscles. Glory muscles get the attention, but real muscles do all the work. So, what happens when you sit …

Workouts

8 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TED Talks

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

Self-improvement

A New Google Docs Feature Ideal for Collaborative Writing in Class

September 5, 2015<br>One of the best features that mark Google Docs as a powerful collaborative writing platform is the ‘revision history’. Using …

The 30 best places to travel alone

In fact, there are many reasons to travel alone. Solo travel allows for more self-reflection, and chances are, you'll take in more of the culture.<p>We've put together a list of 30 places that are ideal for traveling alone, from an adventure in New Zealand to a relaxing getaway in Cinque Terre, …

European Travel

4 Great Resources of Fun Math Activities to Use with Your Students

September 3, 2015<br>In today’s post, we are sharing with you a collection of some very good resources to help your students and kids learn mathematics …

Puzzles

Review: Ben Folds, 'So There'

In the wake of Ben Folds Five's dissolution in 2000, Ben Folds embarked on an assortment of new projects: He's released solo albums and composed for film and TV; he's collaborated with Nick Hornby and William Shatner; he's even served as a judge on TV's <i>The Sing Off</i>, which led to an a cappella …

Ben Folds

Our Favorite Books

I have been trying to share as many of our favorite books as possible in different ways. Here is an overview of all of the lists so far. Happy …

Books

"The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up" (book review)

<b>Does it spark joy? If not, discard it! With this simple mentality, Marie Kondo teaches people how to revitalize their homes and, by extension, their</b> …

Minimalism

33 Documentaries That Are Way More Interesting Than Mainstream Films

If you believe that truth is often stranger than fiction, and if you love true stories, or even alternate media for that matter, it's very likely …

Buenos Aires

47 Hacks People With ADD/ADHD Use To Stay On Track

Everything from color-coding to bouncing on an exercise ball.<p><b>1.</b> "<b>Take a picture of your to-do list</b> otherwise #1 on your to-do list will be find the to-do list!" <i>- Paris Swenson, Facebook</i><p><b>2.</b> "<b>Break long tasks into manageable segments</b>. For example, you don't have to 'Clean your room,' you have to: 1. …

The Ultimate List – 65 Digital Tools and Apps to Support Formative Assessment Practices

<b>AnswerGarden</b> – A tool for online brainstorming or polling, educators can use this real-time tool to see student feedback on questions.<p><b>Animoto</b> – Gives …

5 habits that helped turn ordinary people into self-made millionaires

Habits save the brain work and conserve brain fuel. There is very little processing power involved with respect to habits.<p>So what does that have to do with being rich? I studied 177 self-made millionaires and uncovered certain unique good habits that made it possible for them to automatically …

Motivation

These tech-savvy military dogs will kill you with cuteness (pictures)

Chute to thrill, tandem-style

Military

How to Change Your Life: An Epic, 5,000-Word Guide to Getting What You Want

A book's worth of wisdom condensed into a blog post that, when applied, really will change your life.The post How to Change Your Life: An Epic, …

The 8 Essentials of Guiding Children into Relaxation

Quiet time and relaxation are a part of every children's yoga class. It is a practice that grows from class to class and from age group to age group. …

Meditation

Why People Who Take Notes All the Time Are More Likely To Be Successful

“Just let me look at my notes.”<p>How many times have we heard a person say that? It could be a manager, a student, a lawyer, a secretary, a writer, or …

Habits of Successful People

If you take a look at the world's most successful people, whether their millionaire investors, established entrepreneurs, or elite athletes chances are they have one major thing in common. Today's most successful individuals tend to be creatures of habit. These are the people that have found …

Self-improvement