Pam Kelbel

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New Evidence Highlights What Works to Empower Girls and Young Women

<b>Washington, August 11, 2014</b>—Educating, empowering, and employing the largest-ever generation of young people is vital to ending poverty and boosting …

10 awesome Google features you should be using

Google is so ubiquitous it's easy to overlook some of the search giant's coolest tools.<p>It has many tricks and products that you don't need to spend money on. Some of these will make your life easier and others will just blow your mind.<p>Let's take a look at 10 of them.<p><b>Google Flight Search.</b><p>Need to …

Students learn more if they’ll need to teach others

People learn better and recall more when they think they will soon need to teach the material to someone else.<p>“When compared to learners expecting a …

Pedagogy

Stanford prof is first woman to win top math prize

A Stanford University professor has become the first woman to win the world's top prize for mathematics.<p>Maryam Mirzakhani was awarded the Fields Medal, known as the "Nobel Prize of math," during a meeting Wednesday at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Seoul.<p>She was honored for her …

A Virtual Number Line for iPads

The Math Learning Center has some fantastic apps and I’ve already shared two of my favorites: Geoboard and Number Pieces. On the hunt for a number …

Technology Can Never Replace the Teacher

You have all heard the rumors that technology will be replacing the teacher and that MOOC’s will make it possible to learn anything from home… Well, …

One Style Does Not Fit All: How Personality Differences Affect Learning

Education is broken.<br>School doesn’t work.<p><b>The US is falling behind.</b><p>● <b>Literacy Rates:</b><br>○ 2009: 1 in 3 students scored “below basic” on the NAEP Reading …

Psychology

Have a Pepsi Optical Illusion

Good morning and welcome to another wonderful week! Today is Monday, so the week is just getting started, and hopefully it will be a good one for you …

Physicists create tractor beam made of water

A surprising new technique created by a team of physicists led by Professor Michael Shats at the Australian National University reveals that simple wave generators can be used to move floating objects in a number of directions -- even against the waves.<p>"We have figured out a way of creating waves …

Quantum Mechanics

Back-to-school tech tips

The Fix team offers essential tips on setting up your MacBook, insights on how to search Google like a pro, and ways to learn a new language for free.

What Differentiated Instruction Is--And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiated Instruction

<b>What Differentiation Is–And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiation</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>For teacher’s and administrators, a useful definition of …

Pedagogy

Teacher Absence, Leading Indicators, and Trust

<b>Note:</b> <i>Raegen Miller, the</i> <i>vice president for research partnerships at Teach For America, is guest posting this week.</i><p>Mozart said that music is not in the …

Book Creator for iPad on the App Store

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Mystery Math Museum on the App Store

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