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This Ultra-Fit Couple Designed A Workout To Get Your Core Insanely Strong

Meet Women's Health and Men's Health's first Power Couple.<p>Women's Health <i>partnered with our sibling publication</i> Men's Health <i>to find and recognize Power Couples—ultra-fit pairs who work out together and basically epitomize #</i><i>swolemategoals. Our first Power Couple: trainers Bree Branker and CJ …

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iTeach: A Guide To The Most Useful Apps For The Classroom

Smartphones and tablets have quickly become a permanent part of students' daily lives. Kids up to 8 years old spent almost an hour a day on mobile devices, Common Sense Media reported last year.<p>And the amount of time kids spend with screens only increases as they get older. On average, 13- to …

Education Technology

School is Out: 7 Tips to Clean Up Your G Suite

The post School is Out: 7 Tips to Clean Up Your G Suite appeared first on Teacher Tech. Google Intermediate classroom G Suite google

Education Technology

Stanford research shows that students do better on tests when teachers face down their math demons

“The idea that some of us are ‘math people’ and some are not is a myth that pervades Western society,” Jo Boaler, a professor of math education at Stanford University, writes in a revealing new study. “This damaging idea has been challenged in recent years by neuroscience showing that mathematics …

Teaching

Can Doug Lemov’s pedagogy fix coastal schools?

<b>Doug Lemov paces around the auditorium at Folkestone Academy in Kent, impeccably dressed in a cream jacket, chinos and rimless glasses. Tes …

Pedagogy

3 FREE online teacher conferences you don’t want to miss

Free professional development. Great presenters. Interesting, idea-packed presentations. All on your time, whenever and wherever you want. Sound …

Education Technology

The truth about “toning” workouts

“I don’t want <i></i>bulky muscles; I just want to get <i>toned</i>,” is a phrase you’ve likely heard at least one woman you know utter.<p>The problem, according to …

Exercise

The Teaching of Cursive is Making a Big Comeback in Schools

Do you agree or disagree with preserving penmanship?<p>In many schools today, the traditional pen to paper notetaking has been exchanged with tablets and personal laptops. At the front of most classrooms where giant blackboards were once the focal point of teaching are now smooth whiteboards and …

Teaching

Time to Read: Making Independent Reading a Priority

Regie Routman is a great champion of reading. The kind of reading that is guided by a person’s curiosity, joy, and desire to fall deep into story. …

Teaching

Blended Games for the classroom using YOUR content.

I'm already using Kahoot and Quizlet, why should I use your games?<p>Our games are very different from other providers for 3 big reasons!<p><b>1. EVERYONE CAN</b> …

Education Technology

The best Pilates moves for strengthening your glutes

Strengthening and growing your glutes can often feel like a thankless task: no matter how many squats or lunges you do, your legs feel like they're getting more powerful and ache for days after a workout, but the same cannot be said for your bum.<p>But why?<p>The Pilates PT Hollie Grant says it's all …

Exercise

'What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July?' Frederick Douglass' 1852 speech still resonates in 2018

“Do you mean, citizens, to mock me, by asking me to speak to-day?” Frederick Douglass asked a packed hall of fellow Americans in Rochester, New York on July 5, 1852, a full 10 years before Lincoln would sign an executive order freeing enslaved persons in southern and bordering states. Douglass, who …

Black History

These 3 Moves Will Make You Feel Like Your Abs Are On Fire, In A Good Way

Ready, set, plank.<p>As an Instagram star and founder of the Body Love App, Anna Victoria is a fitness force to be reckoned with. Not only does she love …

Workouts

Best apps and websites for teaching and learning

The <b>American Association of School Librarians</b> announced its 2018 <b>Best Apps and Best Websites</b> for Teaching and Learning at the ALA Annual Conference in …

Education Technology

25 Things Successful Teachers Do Differently

If you ask a student what makes him or her successful in school, you probably won’t hear about some fantastic new book or video lecture series. Most …

Teaching

What Can We Do To Upgrade Our Behaviour Management? via @TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>What can we do to upgrade our behaviour management?<p>Teachers spend a large amount of their time managing behaviour. As the end …

Pedagogy

Why Isn't Science Class More Like Learning to Play Baseball?

School-age children observe and imitate like younger children. But they learn especially well when they interact with particularly skilled adults in …

Education

Guest post: 15 EdTech Resources to Use in Classroom

If you don’t use educational technology, you’re not a cool teacher. Whether you like it or not, that’s how today’s students see it. They are growing …

Education Technology

A Lost Secret: How To Get Kids To Pay Attention

Fifteen years ago, psychologists Barbara Rogoff and Maricela Correa-Chavez ran a simple experiment. They wanted to see how well kids pay attention — even if they don't have to.<p>They would bring two kids, between the ages 5 to 11, into a room and have them sit at two tables.<p>Then they had a research …

Parenting

9 reasons why HyperDocs can transform your class

I have been enjoying creating, sharing, and using HyperDocs in my classroom for the past three years now after learning about them during the very …

Why American Students Haven't Gotten Better at Reading in 20 Years

Schools usually focus on teaching comprehension skills instead of general knowledge—even though education researchers know better.<p>Every two years, education-policy wonks gear up for what has become a time-honored ritual: the release of the Nation’s Report Card. Officially known as the National …

These Are the 100 Best Bodyweight Moves, All in 1 Place!

Muscles, are you ready? Because this burn is about to get intense! Using your body as the machine, these 100 moves sculpt and tone your arms, upper back, abs, legs, and booty — we've got your entire body covered! Many of these moves also burn calories as they build muscle, so high five for the …

Workouts

U.S. Charter Schools Produce a Bigger Bang with Fewer Bucks

The evidence is in. And it’s great news for kids in charter schools. A just-released study by my colleagues at the University of Arkansas and me …

16 Google Sheets Templates for Almost Every Classroom

Flippity is a great service that provides easy-to-follow Google Sheets templates. Recently, Flippity added a new template that you can use to build …

Education Technology

This Is How Reading Changes Your Brain & It's Even More Wild Than You'd Think

I'm in grad school right now, and we've been reading three of Irish writer Samuel Beckett's very challenging novels. TBH, the reading sort of makes …

The Brain

30 Minute HIIT and Abs Workout with Warm Up and Cool Down (no equipment)

Need a little core work but also want to be sure you fire up your metabolism as well? This routine takes a typical lower intensity abs workout and …

Teaching Has Become A Toxic Profession

I may be being harmed by my day job more than the good that I do for the students I teach<p>skynesher via Getty Images<p>Recently constantly juggling …

The Only Do-Anywhere, 3-Move Abs Workout You'll Ever Need

The great quest for abs might seem never ending, but there are ways to achieve results in an epically easy way. A tighter, more toned tummy can be gained anywhere — even from the comfort of your own home! Whether you are at home in the gym or in the office, there's no reason you can't find some …

Give Your Joints a Break and Try This Muscle-Burning, Low-Impact Workout

Need a breather from plyo or running? Maybe you're injured or just need a little break for your joints. You can still get a great workout in! And …

Exercise

10 Weightlifting Exercises for Toned Arms and Shoulders

Strengthen and tone your arms and shoulders with stunt woman and personal trainer Andrea Kinsky.<p>Get the toned arms you’ve always wanted with this …

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