Margarete Magalhaes

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How to Get Your Mind to Read

Americans are not good readers. Many blame the ubiquity of digital media. We’re too busy on Snapchat to read, or perhaps internet skimming has made us incapable of reading serious prose. But Americans’ trouble with reading predates digital technologies. The problem is not bad reading habits …

Education

This is What Will Replace K-12 Schools and Colleges

Children come into the world biologically designed to educate themselves. Their curiosity, playfulness, sociability, and willfulness were all shaped …

College & University

Man woken up by mysterious noises outside his home gets the most amazing surprise

When a photographer awoke to strange sounds coming from outside his house he may well have feared there was an intruder trying to get in.<p>Living in …

Cute Animals

Teacher stress: 'The workload wasn't what broke me – it was the change in my school's culture'

It's going to be strange this week. For the past 14 years I have experienced mounting anxiety, along with an adrenaline-fuelled mixture of dread and …

How to Make the Best Blueberry Pie and Maybe Also Find Love

Senior food editor Rick Martinez shares the romantic benefits of the ultimate deep-dish blueberry pie.<p>Blueberry season may be the best time to date. Last year when I was drowning in 5 lbs. of wild blueberries from Josh Pond Farms in Maine, I made a blueberry pie and posted it to Instagram and …

Baking

This Résumé for Elon Musk Proves You Never, Ever Need to Use More Than One Page

Less-is-more may be the winning concept for writing résumés.<p>Let’s say you are Elon Musk, one of the most influential entrepreneurs in tech history …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 rare and extraordinary dog breeds

Azawakh<p>This lean and lanky breed originated in the Saharan desert of western Africa where it was originally used as a sighthound but also took up the …

Here's how to use turmeric to whiten your teeth

News flash: Turmeric can actually whiten your teeth. Say goodbye to oil pulling forever!<p>Blogger Farah Dhukai showed us an ingenious way to use …

You'll have never seen a house like this one before! (with floor plans)

We love finding exciting and innovative new architecture to show you and today, we might have found the most unusual example of a luxury family home, …

Reforma previdenciária: a verdade e a mentira

Decidimos fazer, a quatro mãos, um breve estudo sobre a reforma previdenciária (PEC 287).<br>Só o estamos fazendo pela estranheza que nos tem causado a …

Na prática, a teoria não funciona

Daniel Gerber. FOTO: DIVULGAÇÃO<p>Há 22 anos acompanho o dia a dia forense de nossa Justiça Criminal. Formado em 1995, segui aquela trilha que reputo …

The 11 Coolest Sneakers Releasing This Week

From Nike, Adidas, and more.<p>Look out, people. This week, there are two releases that the most fervent sneakerheads are going to fight over. The first: a set of extremely bold Nike Air More Uptempos done up in classic Supreme style—meaning way, way, way over the top. And if that's not enough, just a …

Shoes

Shipping container hotel offers eco-friendly getaway for surfing nomads

Simple housing for up to 13 people<p>This eco-friendly shipping container hotel near Litomerice, Czech Republic, is the perfect getaway for nomads looking for a little surfing action. Containhotel, designed by Prague and Vienna-based Artikul Architects, is a seasonal, mobile hotel set on a surfing …

11 documentários da Netflix para aprender e se divertir ao mesmo tempo

Quando começam a te chamar para sair, você lembra que já tem um compromisso marcado com aqueles que são seus verdadeiros amores: a cama e a Netflix. …

This Mom's Viral Rant About Homework is So Spot On

We all want our children to grow up and succeed in the world, but this mom is so right when she says that homework is getting out of hand.<p>Bunmi Laditan wants her daughter Maya's school to know that her 10-year-old is done with homework. Effective immediately. In a fiery Facebook post, the …

Conheça as cleantechs, empresas que querem mudar o planeta e faturar com isso

Setor movimenta mais de US$ 1 bilhão e trabalha para criar soluções que ajudam o meio ambiente

Editorial do Estadão: Os efeitos da demagogia | Augusto Nunes

Dos perversos efeitos da irresponsabilidade fiscal dos governos lulopetistas, os mais significativos foram a reversão da queda da desigualdade e a …

The new, easy way to learn the truth about cats and dogs

As a vet working in the media, my mission is to spread good quality information about pets. Each week in the Sunday Telegraph, I answer questions from readers about their animals. I also work in a range of other outlets, from television and radio to print media to social media, discussing various …

Pets

Surprisingly Light Slow Cooker Recipes for Spring

Slow cooker recipes are synonymous with winter because of the comforting ingredients, but a few simple swaps make those recipes lighter and fresher, …

Fear of pushy parents means teachers spend hours pointlessly 'triple marking' work, education union warns

They are often seen on the sidelines of sports matches, jogging alongside their children and shouting at them to score. Or perhaps, bombarding teachers with emails late at night, asking for updates about their son or daughter’s progress.<p>Now, pushy parents have found themselves at the forefront of a …

Teaching

Getting richer might be as simple as taking a class

<b>It is well-known that successful investing requires patience and the ability to delay gratification. The question has long been: Can such discipline</b> …

Self Control

Best Ever Chocolate Cake

Preheat oven to 350°F. Liberally grease a 10- inch bundt pan with butter or shortening and lightly dust with flour. Set aside.<p>In the bowl of your …

Bookmark This: Common Household Items that Could Poison Your Pet

Sometimes we forget our pets aren’t people and can’t safely enjoy the same things as us.<p>National Animal Poison Prevention Week is a reminder to pet …

Volvo XC40: SUV compacto chega ao Brasil em 2018

SUV compacto da Volvo será apresentado ainda este ano e já está confirmado para o mercado brasileiro<p><b>A Volvo promete oferecer ao consumidor global o</b> …

The KitchenAid Precision Press

It’s been over four years since I wrote about the simple joy of brewing coffee with a French press. During that time a lot has happened in the world …

Coffee

Vacina contra o câncer já é testada em humanos

“Nenhuma pessoa responde ao câncer da mesma forma que outra”, diz a oncologista e hematologista Catherine Wu. Durante anos, essa pesquisadora estudou …

De zero a R$ 30 milhões em apenas três anos

Sky.One, fundada no começo de 2013 com poucos recursos, já fatura cerca de R$ 30 milhões. O segredo? Um plano de negócios muito consistente<p>No começo …

Designing The Perfect School: 7 Principles Of Sustainable Learning

<b>Designing The Perfect School: 7 Principles Of Sustainable Learning</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>What would the opposite of the industrial learning model–the existing …