Marissa Sainthilaire

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Please Stop Blaming Women For Making Less Money Than Men

No, we're not "bad negotiators."<p>Despite what you may have heard, women are no worse at negotiating than men.<p>However, women must do <i>more</i> negotiating than men if they want to get ahead at work. Not simply for pay, but also for the right conditions that will help grow their careers.<p>The modern day …

The best way to learn math is to learn how to fail productively

Singapore, the land of many math geniuses, may have discovered the secret to learning mathematics (pdf). It employs a teaching method called productive failure (pdf), pioneered by Manu Kapur, head of the Learning Sciences Lab at the National Institute of Education of Singapore.<p>Students who are …

Pedagogy

The 3-Letter Word That Cuts Women Down Every Day

The seasons have just changed, and I always want something new. Recently, I was looking in the mirror after a shower. I decided I wanted change. I have a very love-hate relationship with my hair. I love its uniqueness -- it seems signature to me. But I'm never really satisfied. Frustrated, I …

T.I.: Hillary Clinton doesn't have my vote because she's a woman

<b>UPDATE:</b> T.I. apologized for his comments on Twitter shortly after many outlets publicized his quotes:<p><b>EARLIER:</b> As celebrities come out in support of …

Hillary Clinton

The 11 gushiest emails in Hillary's inbox

Here are some highlights of the kudos that Clinton received and doled out from the latest batch of emails.<p>In between the messages about Israeli policy and Pakistan's nuclear weaponry, Hillary Clinton's inbox contained plenty of gushing emails that the former secretary of state, her aides and her …

MTV Video Music Awards

Common Responds To Drake & Serena Williams' Relationship

Common has responded to reports that his former girlfriend, tennis player Serena Williams, is in a relationship with Drake.<p>“As long as she’s happy, …

Austrian police fear as many as 50 migrants dead inside lorry

The bodies of at least 20 migrants – and possibly as many as 40 or 50 – have been found inside a parked lorry in eastern Austria, police said on Thursday, in a grim indication of the growing human toll of Europe’s worst refugee emergency since 1945.<p>The badly decomposed remains were discovered on …

Angela Merkel