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How To Learn Fundamental Investing

In today’s world, it is important for people to know how they can invest wisely. The challenge is that the topic is often too daunting. Fortunately, …

8 Google Sheets Add-ons Every Teacher Should Know About

July , 2017 Google Sheets add-on store features a number of educational extensions to use with your forms and spreadsheets to add amazing …

The Book That Predicted Trump’s Rise Offers the Left a Roadmap for Defeating Him

Twenty years ago, Richard Rorty warned that “a spectatorial, disgusted, mocking Left” would give rise to a populist demagogue. Is it ready now to take his advice?<p>Twenty years ago, in a series of lectures on the history of American civilization, the philosopher Richard Rorty offered a prediction. …

Political Science

Big Meta-Analysis Says Four Teaching Strategies Are Most Effective For Low-Income Students

There really isn’t any shortage of research trying to identify the most effective instructional strategies (see The Best Articles, Posts & Videos On …

Dirty kids are healthy kids

<b>Science is telling parents that keeping kids clean is not the best thing for them.</b><p>Kids are fabulous, but they can be pretty gross, too. Not only does …

University of British Columbia

18 Easy, Healthy Meals Anyone Can Make In 2017

Step away from the detox diet.

Where did barbecue begin? Virginia, he says — and he stands by it

It’s hard not to conjure up Don Quixote when considering Joe Haynes. Like the famous fictional character who went into the Spanish countryside in a quest to right wrongs, Haynes has traveled the hills and valleys of Virginia to right the wrong he believes has been done to the state’s barbecue.<p><i>[A</i> …

BBQ

Problem-based Learning Explained for Teachers + 6 Great Books to Read

Problem based learning ( PBL) is a teaching strategy that involves the minimum amount of direct and formal instruction characteristic of lecture …

24 Charts That Will Help You Be Healthy AF

Whether it's tips on how to eat healthier, work out more, or just be kinder to yourself.

'Leave' voters were not as stupid as David Cameron wanted them to be

Fully 51.9% of voters elected to begin the process of removing Britain from the EU, marking the first time any member of the EU has voted to leave.<p>This result flew in the face of betting markets— and, in turn, financial markets — which had long discounted that the Leave camp would ultimately …

Nate Silver

This infographic shows the best time to buy and sell stocks

Is it possible to time the market cycle to capture big gains?<p>Like many controversial topics in investing, there is no real professional consensus on market timing. Academics claim that it's not possible, while traders and chartists swear by the idea.<p>That said, one thing that everyone can probably …

Trading

Watch Porn Stars Describe Their Ideal Penis [NSFW]

They were very specific.<p>The latest episode of WoodRocket's Ask a Porn Star series has porn stars describing their ideal penises, and their answers prove once and for all that a perfect penis is not one-size-fits-all.<p>Some had a perfect mathematical formula for their ideal dimensions.<p>Everyone agreed …

iPad

Choosing the Perfect Board Game

Want to play a board game? This handy decision graph will help you choose the perfect one.<p>*<p>If you’re not already all candied out, then you might …

This is so satisfying to look at

Sock Removal 101

Don't shoot a muzzle-loader over exposed powder

The Cheapest Stocks in the Fortune 500

JetBlue<p><b>Price/Earnings Ratio: 10.2</b> <b><br>Expected Earnings Growth: 19%</b><p>JetBlue’s shares were up for most of 2015, peaking in mid-September. But they hit a …

6 Education Theorists All Teachers Should Know Infographic

<b>6 Education Theorists All Teachers Should Know Infographic</b>The 6 Education Theorists All Teachers Should Know present 6 people that did some of the …

Pedagogy

More Proof That American Teachers Are Underpaid And Deserve More Respect

Just another reason to appreciate these superheroes.<p>Here's one more indication that American teachers work really, really hard -- and don't make nearly enough.<p>An analysis released Tuesday by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development looks at the state of education around the world, …

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 …

The 12 dumbest things you can do with your money in your 30s — and how to avoid them

Time is still on your side in your 30s. If you manage your money well, it can mean huge financial gains in the future.<p>That's easier said than done. And many of us tend to assume that we'll have more money in our 40s and have plenty of time to tune up our finances, which can lead to some poor money …

Personal Finance

The perils of “Growth Mindset” education: Why we’re trying to fix our kids when we should be fixing the system

How a promising but oversimplified idea caught fire, then got coopted by conservative ideology<p>One of the most popular ideas in education these days can be summarized in a single sentence (a fact that may help to account for its popularity).<p>Here's the sentence:<p><i>Kids tend to fare better when they</i> …

Can't argue with that logic.

The Richest Zip Codes In America In One Map

The Hamptons. Beverly Hills. Greenwich, CT. These places are the stomping grounds of the rich and famous. Today’s infographic, courtesy of Visual …

Beverly Hills