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Why Math Education in the U.S. Doesn't Add Up

In December the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) will announce the latest results from the tests it administers every three years …

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Game. Changer.<p>Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by …

8 Ways to Use Technology to Engage Students Better

Meet Mojo, the monster Stanford and Harvard are using to teach your kids “growth mindset” and empathy

Mojo is a monster with a problem. He used to like school, but then math got hard, and Mojo decided he was not smart enough. School became less fun, and Mojo wanted to make a run for it.<p>But he didn’t, because Mojo was designed by ClassDojo, a Silicon Valley edtech start up, and a team of researchers …

Empathy

Why You're Probably Using To-Do Lists Wrong

If you're only using lists to track action items, you're missing a huge opportunity.<p>"In the United States, we are so focused on tallied success when it comes to the work place," says Moorea Seal.<p>We've reached peak "To Do List," with countless frameworks, organizing principles, ordering suggestions …

Many homeowners are paying less each month on their mortgage than ever before thanks to low interest rates. And taking advantage of the low rates by overpaying your mortgage can mean you can also

Many homeowners are paying less each month on their mortgage than ever before thanks to low interest rates. And taking advantage of the low rates by …

Personal Finance

6 reasons 20-somethings don't get promoted

According to a recent millennial leadership survey from The Hartford, 80% of millennials see themselves as leaders today.<p>Yet only 12% of Gen Y held management roles in 2013; and less than a third of The Hartford's sample reported that they're currently business leaders.<p>Maybe we're entitled and …

Neither Capitalism Nor Socialism: A Third Alternative

Distributism rejects both capitalism and socialism. Capitalism inevitably leads to the concentration of power in big businesses who hold monopolies …