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SSAT | The Schools, Students and Teachers network

How a West Midlands school progressed from special measures to ‘good’ in under two years – starting with a focus on teaching and learning, and …

Teaching

Fatigue Is All in Your Head

Samuele Marcora, the 47-year-old director of research at the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at England’s University of Kent, doesn’t consider himself an endurance athlete. But he’s fast becoming one of the most talked-about researchers in the field. Marcora, who is originally from Italy, …

The Brain

Russia delays manned launch to space station

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's space agency says a manned launch to the International Space Station that had been scheduled for next week has been …

Space Exploration

The Hood By Air Models Wore an X-Rated Makeup Look on the Runway

Hint: the brand's latest collaboration is with PornHub.<p>When asked by <i>The Cut</i> what the inspiration for the hair, makeup, and nails was for the Hood By Air show at NYFW this season, the team of artists described it as "mischievous children who got into household accidents, like getting into …

Air Shows

BT Broadband and Plusnet outage leaves thousands of customers offline

Power issues have caused outage to BT’s broadband and Plusnet services, leaving thousands of users struggling to access the internet.<p>The UK’s biggest internet service provider (ISP) with 10 million customers, reported outages in several areas at about 9am. BT said it was aware and working on a fix …

Telecoms

Ex-Yankees Star Derek Jeter Faces Fraud Trial in Spat With Underwear Maker

Former New York Yankees baseball star Derek Jeter must face a trial over claims he defrauded the Swedish company that makes $100 Frigo brand …

Please Subscribe: A Documentary About YouTubers

There are stories behind influential content creators currently taking the world of online entertainment by storm.<p>Let the world (or just your …

Documentaries

Music Icon Auction in New York: Pictures

Acoustic Guitar

19 books that librarians say changed their lives

Who better to take book advice from than a librarian?<p>In a recent blog post, the librarians of the New York Public Library revealed the books they're most thankful for.<p>The NYPL team rounded up the 19 books that made them laugh, cry, and everything in between.<p>The list includes something for everyone, …

Don't Look Back, Bob Dylan and the invention of the rockumentary

DA Pennebaker’s landmark film is being celebrated with its own exhibition, and more than 50 years on, it still sets the standard for the rock documentary<p>“DA Pennebaker is the grandaddy of the documentary – he didn’t buy his camera, he built it,” explains Joseph Baldassare, curator of a new …

Bill Clinton

The world’s largest cruise ship in numbers

More floating city than cruise ship, Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas sets sail from Southampton this week – the biggest, heaviest, most brazen vessel of its kind. Unsurprisingly, its vital statistics are whoppers.<p>10,000<p>The number of plants in the on-board park – plus 50 mature trees.<p>227,000 …

Shipping

Amazing greys

Here’s a country kitchen that radiates the wow factor. The room itself is gorgeous with its white timbered floor, walls and vaulted ceiling creating …

Amazing

Ikea billionaire's unusual money-saving moves

Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad, is said to be worth £28 billion - and is thought to be the 10th richest man in the world - but you wouldn't know …

Ingvar Kamprad

Ikea's Indoor Gardening Kit to Give Apartment Dwellers a Green Thumb

It's the latest from the Swedish powerhouse<p>Just in time for spring, which officially arrives on March 20th, Ikea has unveiled an indoor gardening kit that seems perfect for outdoor space-starved city dwellers.<p>The kit—called, in true Ikea fashion, KRYDDA/VÄXER—is a hydroponic system for growing …

IKEA’s Annual Kitchen Sale Kicks Into High Gear

Each year, IKEA holds kitchen sales events that deliver a significant discount on your total purchase. This year's sale just kicked off, and if …

IKEA

Colourful new kitchen updates '80s house

Platinum blue glass cabinets are teamed with a matt black wall in this new Alno kitchen designed by Damian Hannah of German Kitchens.<p>Has the …

Kitchens

Souped up toilets and 7 other changes you’ll want to make to your home this year

Slide 1 of 10<p>Would you spend top dollar for a high-tech toilet? Is your home so large that a walk to the kitchen to get a drink feels like an …

7 Easy Ways To Budget Kitchen And Bathroom Remodeling Costs

Like a relationship, a home remodeling project is the most fun in its earliest stages. You get to pin inspiration photos to your heart's content, your brain is filled with all sorts of grandiose design ideas, and you study catalogs, jotting down minor details like the virtues of brass versus nickel …

A New Kitchen Can Add Value to Your Home | Article Goal

One of the most attention-grabbing rooms in the home is the kitchen. Nothing makes a stronger impression on a guest or homebuyer than a beautiful, …

Kitchens

How to Decorate with Black Counters & Cabinets in the Kitchen

Black Galaxy granite contrasted with honey glazed cabinets<p>Decorating with <b>black granite countertops</b> continues as a popular kitchen countertop option …

This Kitchen Series of Sleek Appliances is Meant for Millennials

Appliance collection plays on minimalism to create pieces that are classic yet millennial-friendly

Domestic Technology

Best Stylish Task & Desk Lamps - High to Low

(Image credit: Maxwell Ryan)<p>A brand new list for those special, eye catching and hard working lamps that finish off the space where you do your best …

Furniture

5 Free Apps for Decorating Your Home

The way we do a lot of things has changed because of smartphones and apps. From Uber for finding a ride to Airbnb for finding a place to stay out of town, there are options across the board for how we do things. For instance, you used to have to visit huge furniture stores for decorating your home. …

Apps

Baseball Player Jon Lester’s Charming Atlanta Home

Erica Dines<p>For Jon and Farrah Lester, home always seemed to be wherever Jon’s career as a professional baseball player took him. As often occurs for …

Interior Design

Six Small Changes That Make a Big Difference in Your Home Decor

If the walls of your home could talk, what would they say about you? Turns out, a lot. That’s the message in Susanna Salk’s new book, <i>It's the Little Things: Creating Big Moments in Your Home Through the Stylish Small Stuff</i>, that details how the smallest design elements have the potential to make …

How to use your to-do list to prioritize the things that truly matter

Back in 2009, I made the decision to upgrade from my trusty old Franklin Planner and to implement the Getting Things Done (GTD) philosophy. After …

Productivity

How to Declutter Your Home and Keep it That Way

Are you wondering how to declutter your home and keep it that way? I have always had a huge problem with clutter. No, I’m not talking clutter like an …

Minimalism