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After a school bans homework and assigns reading and playing instead, they're seeing great results

An elementary school principal named Mark Trifilio had been thinking about the role homework played for his students at Orchard School in Vermont. He …

You Can Travel Across The U.S. By Train For Just Over $200

Gas is still pretty expensive in most places, and air travel is full of ridiculous TSA delays, so train travel is starting to look pretty good to …

At the Drive-In pick up where they left off – sounding like the future

Seventeen years after they split, At the Drive-In’s return brings back hot-footed, high-wire punk that honours their past<p>If rock history has taught us anything, it’s that any band that has split up can and inevitably will reform, no matter how acrimonious their “musical differences”. American …

New Albums

Beware Of Anger

<b>Have you been wronged?</b><p><b>The Practice:<br>Beware anger.</b><p><i>Why?</i><p>Anger is tricky.<p>On the one hand, anger – feeling annoyed, irritated, resentful, fed up, mad, …

Mindfulness

The Ultimate NorCal Brewery Map

101 North Brewing<p>1304 Scott St., Petaluma<p>Beers include the Heroine IPA and Stigmata American Red Rye Ale.<p>Click here to find me on the map.<p>21st …

10 best anime shows to watch on Valentine’s Day

<b>By NICK CREAMER</b><p>As perhaps the most unabashedly feast-or-famine holiday around, Valentine’s Day is a time for either treasured memories with loved …

Anime

Mosaic Tile Floor Ideas for Vintage Style Bathrooms

Mosaic tile floors are having a renaissance. Of course, as many of you will point out, they never really left — lots of bathrooms, including the one …

13 Powerful Home Remedies for Acne

By Kayla McDonell<p>Acne is one of the most common skin conditions in the world, affecting an estimated 85 percent of people at some point in their …

Skin Care

Want to Make a Lie Seem True? Say It Again. And Again. And Again

You only use 10 percent of your brain. Eating carrots improves your eyesight. Vitamin C cures the common cold. Crime in the United States is at an …

ACLU

Why I taught myself to code – and why you should too

Our computer education is lagging far behind society’s needs. I took matters into my own hands by teaching myself to code<p>I was born in 1999, around the peak of the dotcom bubble. But like most other young people out there, by the time I got to secondary school, my ICT lessons still just consisted …

Education

Kurt Gödel: from loopholes and dictators to the incompleteness theorems

The recent events surrounding Donald Trump’s first few weeks in the White House have left many wondering how a political outsider can become …

My Little Big Math Book | Mathematical Association of America

Before obtaining a copy of this book, please be aware of what this book is and what it is not. This book is not a children’s story in the sense that …

Mathematics

This Moss Bath Mat Adds a Beautiful Touch of Nature To Your Bathroom

The moisture level found in most bathrooms makes for the perfect condition.<p>If you're looking to bring some lush plant life into your home, but don't exactly have the greenest thumb around, this bathroom accessory may be just the fit.<p>Made from 70 pieces of ball, island, and forest moss, this green …

Why I'm Not African-American

In Kindergarten, we all have had to complete a family tree. There are two ways to go about building this family tree. You can simply list your family …

“Little Bird Tales” Is An Excellent Web 2.0 Tool For Beginning English Language Learners

My Beginning English Language Learners have been spending much of their time this year on the computer “consuming” content (see “All-Time” Best Web …

17 Awesome STEM Books That Make Science and Technology Fun for Kids

STEM subjects — science, technology, engineering, and math — are a crucial part of a child’s education both now and in the future. These STEM books …

Create a self-portrait with just 4 colours

Self-portraiture is one of the most rewarding challenges an artist can attempt. Because we know the landscapes of our own faces better that anyone …

Tutorials

What Do You Do? 'I Run An Open Source Learning System Used By Millions'

<i>There are some truly fascinating jobs out there.</i> <b>What Do You Do?</b> <i>aims to highlight unique jobs and the interesting men and women behind them. The goal? To encourage the next generation to pursue work that inspires them through relatable role models.</i><p><b>Martin Dougiamas is the CEO of Moodle.</b> <b><br>Can you</b> …

Computer Science

Teach Your Kid to Code, Here's How

<i>What"s some advice for parents whose children are interested in learning to program? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ken Mazaika, CTO and co-founder of The Firehose Project, on Quora.</b><p>Give …

Quora

Score over 500 online courses to deliver a complete tech education for under $50

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>Learning …

Five Scientific Inventions Discovered in the Dream State

<i>Featured art by Vladimir Kush</i><p>To make a scientific discovery, many years of hard work are necessary, but sometimes a eureka moment occurs, and answers …

A Look Back: “Download All Lesson Plans & Student Hand-Outs From Our ELLs & Common Core Book – For Free!”

<b>In February, this blog will be celebrating its ten-year anniversary! Leading up to it, I’m re-starting a series I tried to do in the past called “A</b> …

Teaching

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Neuroscience Says Read to Them Like This (but Most Parents Don't) | Inc.com

If you're like most parents, you'll do just about anything you can to increase the odds that your kids will be successful.<p>So, what if I were to tell you there's a simple thing you can to do to make it more likely that they'll be successful in life -- specifically by increasing the likelihood that …

Self-improvement

Hardware 101: Gate Hinges

At their best, gate hinges are both smooth operators and performance players. We demand a lot from them. Though all of a gate’s construction …

Gardening

The Populele taught me how to play ukulele in 15 minutes

Smart instruments aren’t a dumb idea<p>Full confession: I've held a ukulele before, tuned one, and learned a few chords, all of which I've since forgotten. Compared to a guitar, it's a really easy instrument. There are only four strings, and they're so easy to press! But, like any stringed instrument, …

Guitar

Top 10 Educational Websites of 2017 for Math

<b>Our TOP 10 Educational Websites are all recommended by multiple teachers, home educators, and homeschool parents through various feedback channels.</b> …

Best scented plants to grow in winter

Winter flowering plants have to compete for the attention of the few pollinators that are on the wing on sunny still days in winter. However, such plants have evolved without the need for showy flowers that would succumb to bad weather; instead they offer scent on small flowers that continue for …

Learn Anything In Four Steps With The Feynman Technique

With the Feynman Technique, you learn by teaching someone else a topic in simple terms so you can quickly pinpoint the holes in your knowledge. After …

Learning