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People Think This New Queen Elizabeth Statue Looks Like Tom Hanks

Earlier this year the U.K. and China launched a Year of Cultural Exchange, which saw, among other things, <b>Prince William</b> helping legendary U.K. animation studio Aardman dot the Chinese countryside with Shaun the Sheep sculptures. At the same time, Shanghai sculptor <b>Chen Dapeng</b> spent three months …

Proteas have time to smarten

2015-02-22 19:01<p>Hashim Amla (Gallo Images)<p><b>Rob Houwing, Sport24 chief writer</b><p>Cape Town – Whatever happens in the remainder of their campaign, this …

Vernon Philander

Teacher nabbed for drugs in Brakpan

Johannesburg - A primary school teacher and five Nigerians were arrested in Brakpan for alleged possession of drugs, Ekurhuleni metro police said on …

Crime

Jose Luis Abarca, Former Mexican Mayor, Faces Kidnapping Charge In Case Of 43 Missing Students

MEXICO CITY, Jan 13 (Reuters) - The former mayor of the southwestern city of Iguala has been charged with last year's kidnapping of 43 students who are feared to have been killed, a top security official said on Tuesday.<p>Tomas Zeron, director of criminal investigations at the federal Attorney …

Take a Break: 5 Phone-Free Zones at Home --> http://on.apttherapy.com/CL4lvT Our adherence to decorum when it comes to using our smart phones should also apply to our private spaces — not just out of courtesy for the people you share your space with, but so you get more out of enjoying your home, too. Do you agree?

Cut Paper Illustrations by Maude White | Colossal

<p>New York-based artist Maude White (previously) continues to create beautifully rendered illustrations with cut paper, creating dozens of new pieces …

What Makes Leaders Innovative? New Study Identifies The 10 Keys

“All the money in the world, all the research and development resources in the world aren’t really worth a hoot, without innovative leadership. Money does not follow ideas; it follows leaders,” said Forbes Contributor Henry Doss in his recent post about innovation. Many organizations would like to …

Smart List: 24 Cool Sites We’re Thankful For

In the spirit of thanks we’re wrapping our 2nd Annual Smart Lists with 24 sites, foundations, leaders, companies and organizations we appreciate …

Education

Professional Development

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Teaching

Principal Toolbox

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Teaching

Wikipedia Reflects on 2014 in Its First-ever Annual Video

After Twitter, Facebook, Google and YouTube chronicled the year gone by in videos, it’s now Wikipedia’s turn.<p>The crowdsourced online encyclopedia takes you through major events from 2014, from the FIFA World Cup to the Indian general elections, and the Ice Bucket Challenge to Ebola in West Africa …

The First Year

In the late 1980s, when the crack cocaine epidemic was ravaging America’s cities, Hallam Hurt, a neonatologist in Philadelphia, worried about the damage being done to children born to addicted mothers. She and her colleagues, studying children from low-income families, compared four-year-olds who’d …

Parenting