Megan Moss

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Does It Pay To Pay Teachers $100,000?

We're brought up to believe our teachers are modern-day saints.<p>Just look at how we portray them in the movies and on TV. From <i>Dead Poets Society</i>'s iconic Mr. Keating to resourceful LouAnne Johnson in <i>Dangerous Minds</i>, we reinforce time and again that teaching is a noble calling.<p>These teachers are …

School Districts

35 Cheap And Ingenious Ways To Have The Best Classroom Ever

You'll wish you knew about these organization and decoration ideas sooner.

Crafting

8 Tips and Tricks to Redesign Your Classroom

Whether you’re looking to reorganize one corner or redesign an entire room, here are eight tips that may help you throughout the process.<p>1. Getting …

Google Classroom: Link to Other Google Classes - Teacher Tech

One thing I love about Google Classroom is that it is not rostered. I can create a Google Classroom class for any purpose. After school club, …

Easy DIY Ornaments

New Mexico player collapses in win over New Mexico State

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Elijah Brown scored 31 points to help New Mexico beat New Mexico State 83-74 on Sunday night in a game marred by Lobos forward Devon Williams' collapse midway through the second half.<p>Williams was taken to a hospital, and New Mexico coach Craig Neal said the player has a neck …

College football odds, Week 12: Ohio State by 13 over Michigan State, and other betting favorites

Ohio State, Iowa and Oklahoma State are all focused on remaining undefeated this week in highlight games on the college football odds board.<p>The Ohio State Buckeyes are 9-2 straight up in their last 11 games against the Michigan State Spartans. The Buckeyes will look to remain undefeated this …

College Football

UCLA Bruins vs. Utah Utes Betting Odds, Analysis, College Football Pick

Utah is 2-2 straight-up in its first four meetings with UCLA since joining the Pac-12 four seasons ago, 3-1 against the spread and a field goal from being 4-0. Two teams coming off tough losses but still clinging to hopes of a division title meet when the Utes host the Bruins Saturday afternoon in …

College Football

DIY Sofa Table

Tom & I wanted to get another project crossed off the list this past weekend, and we are still avoiding those kitchen cabinets. My new Easter …

Give your cat a nice place to nap by upcycling your old sweaters

Give your cat a big hug, even when you're away.<p>Fall and winter is the perfect time to bust out your old sweaters, but you might find that some of …

23 DIY Holiday Gifts Your Family Can Make At Home

Quiet time AND an inexpensive gift that shows you care? Don't mind if I do.

Hot Chocolate

Coldplay Imagine: band pays tribute to Paris

Coldplay was due to livestream a concert of new material from their forthcoming album <i>A Head Full of Dreams</i> via Tidal and KROQ this weekend, but after …

Dixie Chicks announce first American headlining tour in a decade

The Dixie Chicks haven’t toured America as headliners for nearly a decade, but that’s set to change next summer. The seminal country trio announced …

Brantley Gilbert Postpones European Tour After Paris Attacks

Following the deadly terrorist attacks that shook Paris on Friday, Brantley Gilbert has decided to put his European tour on hold.<p>Related<p>Bataclan …

Terrorism

Teaching Students Cyber Ethics

We can no longer allow educators, leaders or teachers to dismiss technology as unimportant and social media as a nuisance.

Education Technology

17 High-Tech Education Tools

These high-tech education robots, tablets and wearables suggest what classrooms of the future might look like.<p>As class sizes continually increase, …

School computer coding should start in kindergarten, says P.E.I. tech advocate

Kids need to learn computer coding starting in kindergarten, says P.E.I. technology advocate Maureen Kerr.<p>Nova Scotia has just announced that it is …

Gettysburg

<b>Masons at the Battle of Gettysburg<br>and the Masonic Friend to Friend Monument</b><p>The Battle of Gettysburg, which took place from July 1 through July 3, …

War

#FREE #KINDLE CIVIL WAR JOURNAL OF A UNION SOLDIER

In 2013, I published the memoir of my great grandfather, Harmon Camburn, based on his days as a Union soldier from 1861-1863. It’s been a true labor …

Last Flag Down: the final surrender in the American Civil War happened on the River Mersey

Today marks the 150th anniversary of a peculiar incident which links Liverpool and the American Civil War.<p>On November 5 1865 the Confederate ship CC …

The Civil War in Color – 28 Stunning Colorized Photos That Bring American Civil War Alive As Never Seen Before

The Civil War comes alive as never before in this extraordinary collection of colorized photographs from the era. Not only does it feature portraits …

November 11, 1918: Armistice Ends World War I

<i>The Nation</i> greeted the end of World War I, on this day in 1918, with a cry for liberal revolution throughout the world. With the Kaiser dethroned, …

On Veterans Day, One World War II POW Is Still Seeking Justice

A trade war with China will generate immense pressure on Beijing and companies in the short run, but allow it to stop relying on the overseas market …

World War II

America's Oldest Veteran Remembers WWII Like It Was Yesterday

We salute our veterans.<p>KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana<p>Frank Levingston, reportedly the oldest living World War II veteran, has more than one reason to celebrate. Not only is today Veterans Day, but he also has a big milestone coming up later this week: his 110th birthday.<p>Though he's advanced …

World War II

Robert Capa’s Forgotten World War II Photos

In the now out-of-print Battle of Waterloo Road, the legendary photographer captured the bravery and gumption of the English suffering through the …

World History

The true tale of Winnie the Pooh, an unlikely First World War legacy

In 1914, Harry Colebourn rescued a baby bear and took the bear to war. He named her Winnie, after his hometown of Winnpeg. (Courtesy of Lindsay …