Keith Millard

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Back to School 2018 FAQ - Classroom Help

See the following answers to common questions.<p><b>New Classwork page</b>—We created a page to make it easier to create, organize, and find work. You can now …

5 Things to Know About the New Google Classroom

Pinterest<p>At the end of June, Google announced some pretty big updates that are coming to Google Classroom. Although these features will not …

What Happened When I Committed to Loving My Students Unconditionally

First Person<p>—Getty<p>By Kyle Redford<p>Many teachers talk about loving their students. In fact, I have made bold announcements to everyone—from my …

Upcoming changes to Classroom - Classroom Help

Teachers love Google Classroom for its ease-of-use and intuitive design. They also told us they need a better way to organize. As teachers and …

LinkedIn Analyzed the Class of 2017. These Were the Top 10 Skills That Got Them Hired

This list of transferable skills will position you well for early career success.<p>Landing a job fresh out of college is no easy feat. Although a vast majority of graduates feel they are ready to start their careers, the truth is that only 50 percent of managers agree, according to a PayScale …

What is an Innovation Class…and Why Do You Need One?

<b>Listen to my interview with Don Wettrick (transcript):</b><p>Sponsored by mysimpleshow and Peergrade<p>This post contains Amazon affiliate links. When you make …

Teen Job Fair | Clermont County Public Library

Listen as Stacy talks about the work readiness events and the Teen Job Fair.<p>HIRED: Developing the Skills You Need to Get the Job You Want<p>Need a job …

How rethinking your job search can help you find the ideal career

You're familiar with the job search process: it's stressful, it's tedious, it's hard to figure out what you actually want to do, and sometimes it feels like you're just sending your resume into the abyss.<p>But maybe there's a different way to approach it. Dev Aujla, CEO of the recruiting firm …

Three tips to keep your college student from drowning in debt

Here's a secret to help your child grasp the real impact of student loan debt: Don't just think about the huge sum you've borrowed — focus on what …

These are the ways student loans stop people from buying a house

In the late 1990s, Ed McKinley fell in love with a $65,000 house by a lake in New Hampshire.<p>The owners let him move in early and pay rent until the …

‘Phubbing’ Is Hurting Your Relationships. Here’s What It Is

Whether you know it or not, you’ve been phubbed.<p>“Phubbing” — snubbing someone you’re talking to to look at a cell phone <b>—</b> may not be part of your …

Psychology

Robots Are Now 'Creating New Robots,' Tech Reporter Says

The evolution of artificial intelligence has exploded over the past five years, leading to computers that can drive and talk. <i>New York Times'</i> Cade Metz explains how machines are learning on their own.<p>Transcript<p>TERRY GROSS, HOST:<p>This is FRESH AIR. I'm Terry Gross. There's been a huge boon in the …

Google Classroom Tips

Google Classroom is a free web service that makes it easy for learners and teachers to connect. It's used to communicate, share resources, distribute …

Occupations with the most job growth

Other available formats: (XLSX)<p><b>Table 1.4 Occupations with the most job growth, 2016 and projected 2026<br>(Numbers in thousands)</b><p><b>2016 National Employment</b> …

8 jobs every company will be hiring for by 2020

The labor market is changing faster than you might realize.<p>Demographic changes and technological advancements may lead to the net loss of 5 million …

Career Readiness Defined

National Association of Colleges and Employers NACE Center for Career Development and Talent Acquisition

Employment

Study: students believe they are prepared for the workplace; employers disagree

College students may believe they’re ready for a job, but employers think otherwise.At least, that’s according to data from the National Association …

Freelanced: The Rise Of The Contract Workforce

<i>A new</i> NPR/Marist poll <i>finds that 1 in 5 jobs in America is held by a worker under contract. Within a decade, contractors and freelancers could make up half of the American workforce. Workers across all industries and at all professional levels will be touched by the movement toward independent work</i> …

Employment

Google starts certificate program to fill empty IT jobs

There are 150,000 open IT jobs in the U.S., and Google wants to make it easier to fill them. Today the company is announcing a certificate program on …

5 tools for presentation literacy

<i>If you can’t communicate and talk to other people and get across your ideas, you’re giving up your potential. You have to learn to communicate in</i> …

Minimum wage hikes sending restaurants the way of the shopping mall?

Eighteen states raised their minimum wages at the start of 2018, but increasing labor costs are strangling the dining industry so much that restaurants could soon face the same fate as shopping malls.<p>“I think you’re going to see thousands of restaurants close their doors,” Willie Degel, “Restaurant …

The science of resilience: how to teach students to persevere

Neurologist and teacher Judy Willis shares three simple techniques to help teachers build resilience in their students<p>In schools today, the focus is not only on helping students pass exams, but also on improving their character by making them more resilient. Resilience in learning, as in life, is …

Pedagogy

Information for Examinees

Paper Testing Resources<p>You may use the resources below to prepare for the ACT taken on paper.<p>Taking the ACT contains important policy information …

The 25 Best Cities for Jobs - And There Are Tons of Openings Right Now

Based on affordability, openings, and job satisfaction.<p>When people relocate for a job, they tend to gravitate towards millennial meccas like New York …

Google Sheets adds pivot tables, suggested formula tools powered by machine learning

Google’s work with machine learning is impressive for a number of reasons, but its most practical uses often come in places you wouldn’t expect. Today, Google is revealing new tools in Sheets made possible by machine learning.<p>The best gifts for Android users<p>Spreadsheets are very powerful, but you …

Machine Learning

Google adds more tools to help you find travel deals

So you don't spend your whole time off feeling anxious about how much you're spending.<p>Here's the thing about vacations: they're fun, but they can also be stressful when you start thinking about how much they'll cost you. Google is trying to take a bit of that stress away by launching a handful of …

7 Things the Most Interesting People All Have in Common

I’ve posted a lot of research from experts on getting people to like you, being influential and having great conversations.<p><b>What’s the best way to use</b> …

Google Classroom - Advanced Tips and Tricks

Classroom Help

Let's Switch Questioning Around

How to help kids think about the books they read.