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How to Organize a Pantry That'll Inspire Great Meals

No matter how amazing your kitchen looks, it won't mean a thing if you open your pantry to a jumble of cans and boxes that leave you feeling like there's nothing to eat. Been there? If so, you'd be amazed by what a difference a little organization can bring to the table.<p>Here's how to organize a …

Moving a Lot as a Kid Has This Scary Effect on Your Brain

Moving to a new town as a kid is never fun; it means having to make new friends, learning a new city or adjusting to a whole new social code and cafeteria hierarchy. But now, according to a study put out by the <i>American Journal of Preventive Medicine,</i> there’s a pretty significant link between …

Middle School

4 Scientifically Proven Steps to Resetting Your Brain

Making difficult changes is easier when you follow four simple steps.<p>Change is something everyone grapples with--whether it's kicking a bad habit, coming up with new and original ideas, shifting a business focus, changing behaviors, changing company culture, or trying to change the world. Certainly …

Nootrobox wants to boost your brain power with vitamin D

Who needs the sun? Many Silicon Valley startups pride themselves on long, grueling work hours, toiling from the crack of dawn until late into the night. But that work pride has a toll — they likely suffer from a serious lack of vitamin D.<p>Most U.S. office workers do these days and Nootrobox …

The Danger of Teacher Nostalgia

<b>“This is the worst group we’ve ever had.”</b><p>When I hear a teacher say this, I know those students are in trouble: The person in charge of their …

The One Thing Warren Buffett Says Every Business Must Do

Don’t just satisfy your customers, delight them. So says Warren Buffett, the chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway, and the third-wealthiest man in …

Brain Tissue Study Deepens Autism–Schizophrenia Link

Brains from people with autism show patterns of gene expression similar to those from people with schizophrenia, according to a new analysis.<p>The …

The 5 Richest Investors in the World

With an aggregate net worth in excess of $160 billion, these billionaires are the five-richest investors in the world.<p><i>This article was updated on</i> …

4. Are We Just Computers?

The generally received wisdom these days is that the human brain is essentially a classical information processor - a computer. A very advanced one, …

A 3-step plan to getting the retirement income you need

<i>My wife and I have substantial 401(k) balances and hope to retire in five years or so. But we're not sure about how to turn our savings into income. We're considering buying an annuity, but don't know whether that's a good move or whether we should be doing something else. What do you think? --Ken</i> …

What Billionaire David Tepper Thinks About Stocks

Forbes has been studying the great wealth creators of our time for more than 98 years and what’s been clear is that the world’s richest have amassed their wealth by <b>thinking differently</b> and <b>acting differently</b> than the typical investor.<p>This week Nathan Vardi, who covers hedge funds for Forbes, had …

Stock Markets

3. Do We Have Free Will?

The idea of free will seems like it must be far too abstract to be able to pick up in an MRI, surely this is the domain of philosophy not …

Food For Thought: How Gut Bacteria Help Regulate Inflammation In The Brain

If you’ve ever felt like your stomach is controlling your mind, then you could be on to something, as researchers have now revealed what appears to …

SEL Weekly Update

I’ve recently begun this weekly post where I’ll be sharing resources I’m adding to The Best Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resources or other …

Teaching

Six Things You Should Know About How Your Brain Learns

Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know …

The Brain

The 7 Things Successful People Never Say | Inc.com

Whether you are running a small business, growing a fast-paced tech startup, or just working for the man, everyone wants to be successful, and we all think we know what it takes to get there. But there are things you may not be thinking about which can undermine your chances of success. Little …

It’s time to stop putting kids in separate gifted education programs

Every winter, thousands of New Yorkers take a standardized test that will determine their future opportunities. Some of them have studied for months, even paid for expensive test prep classes. And after it’s all over, maybe they can go back to playing with blocks, practicing tying their shoelaces, …

New York City

How alcohol tricks your brain into mistaking rewards for real pleasure

Last weekend I attended a fabulous party. There was excellent champagne, illustrious guests, spectacular food and beautiful live music. The setting was divine, and the cocktails were so good.<p>The only thing missing was water. I’m normally pretty good at staying hydrated, but there wasn’t an obvious …

First-time buyers are skipping the starter home and saving for the big house in the suburbs

Forget the starter home. Today’s first-time buyers want a place they’ll live in for a long time — possibly even into retirement. And this ideal home …

10 Things the Property Brothers Say Every Dream Home Has in Common

These features are an absolute must in their book.<p>One man's dream home is another man's nightmare, and after years of renovating and selling homes, few know that more than Jonathan and Drew Scott.<p>The Property Brothers and authors of <i>Dream Home</i> — a new tome described as "the ultimate guide to finding …

Selling

5 Ways the Smartest Entrepreneurs Build Million-Dollar Brands

An exceptional personal brand can lead you onto a million-dollar thought leader path<p>Building a personal brand can play a crucial role in shaping an entrepreneur's impact, both on his or her business and on their wider audience as a whole. A strong personal brand connects a face to the company, …

Language learning in schools: Are we wasting our children's potential?

<b>This story is part of a five-part series about bilingualism and language education in Australia</b><p>It‘s Tuesday morning at the Italian Bilingual School …

Language Learning

As Detroit schools went broke, principals allegedly took nearly $1 million in bribes and kickbacks

When Ronald Alexander appeared via video conference on the “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” last month, he was described as “the most amazing man.” Alexander, 60, was the principal of Charles L. Spain Elementary-Middle School, a Detroit public school that became the recipient of a $500,000 donation …

Free K-12 Courses/Activities - Office of Digital Learning

Office of Digital Learning<p>Free K-12 Courses/Activities<p>The 2013 virtual schools legislation requires the Department to identify and publish a list of …

Pre-K 3

<b>The future begins today—in Pre-K!</b><p>Starting early in school helps children get a head start and greatly improves their chances for success in life.<p>From …

Page not found - Trusted

Page not found (404)<p>The months after the Parkland school shooting have been defined by student protests and calls for action on school safety.<p>Teacher …

We Can Learn Many Things From These Schools. 'Separate But Equal' Isn't One of Them.

I recently learned that my work has been used as justification by school officials who advocate deliberately concentrating poverty in a few …

Students

The Secret to Figuring Out What Your Child is Learning in School

Sometimes it’s really hard to <b>figure out what your child is learning in school</b>. We’ve all heard it –<p>“What’d you do at school today?”<p>“Nothing.”<p>You can …

Schools without roofs: the state of govt-run schools in Balochistan

"Please do not take photos," a school teacher gestures towards a cameraman. Around him, in the mountainous village, some 40 children in loose yellow …

Misplaced Priorities: The Nation's Top School Districts, Predominantly of Color, Have More Security Staff Than Counselors

When schools place a priority on law enforcement over counselors, it is no wonder children are not learning, as they are continuously funneled into a …

Education