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Using Historical Documents to Spark Student Voice

Complete Coverage<p>—Wikimedia Commons<p><i>Where do you see a need for revolutionary thought or action in our world? In our educational system?</i><p>My students …

Hope For The Broken Hearted

Google deems Android ready for more Chromecast apps, lets the floodgates open

With Google's latest update to Play Services, it shouldn't be long before the Chromecast section of its app store gets a little more lively. Now that the Android SDK has support for the HDMI dongle baked in, developers can add the functionality to virtually any app they want, at-will. Google opened …

For Your Consideration: Education Plotlines for 'House of Cards,' Season 2

<i>By Ross Brenneman and Alyson Klein</i><p>It's a hugely important day that people in education have been anticipating literally all year—no, not the chance …

Obama: Freedom of religion is national security issue

WASHINGTON — President Obama used the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday to declare freedom of religion a major part of American foreign policy.<p>Saying countries that assure religious freedom tend to be more peaceful, Obama told a bipartisan crowd "nations that do not uphold these rights sow the …

Poems for ALL

12 Common Dream Themes

| <b>source:</b> Jan 26th, 2014<p>Dreams are a very strange and often powerful phenomena. They can shake you out of your slumber and they can even make you cry. …

Shrimp Pad Thai | Paleo Leap

For the discerning takeout lover, life without pad Thai is not an option – something about that crunchy, spicy, nutty pile of thin-sliced vegetables …

Healthy Eating

Graphs, Infographics

Report: Next Windows 8.1 update in March to slim down the software

Update 1 for Windows 8.1(s msft) could hit in March but don’t expect major visible changes. Noted Microsoft watcher Mary Jo Foley reported the …

Privatext launches for Android, promises ultra-secure expiring messages

In the wake of Snapchat’s security concerns related to the partial leak of 4.6 million user phone numbers, we imagine there are a number of folks that now consider themselves former-Snapchat fans, with no plans to go back to using the service.<p>To Snapchat’s credit, they have since released an app …

Social media and opposition to blame for protests, says Turkish PM

Thousands of protesters have controlled Istanbul's main square once more after two days of violent clashes with rampaging riot police, as Turkey's …

French Court Hits Apple With $6.5 Million Royalty Tax Bill

Yet another tax problem for Apple, this one in Europe. A French court has found that the company failed to pay millions of dollars in taxes on iPads …

Judiciary

Lindsey Graham: “No evidence” IRS was acting on White House instructions

Darrell Issa says that some IRS employees claim the directives came from the IRS office in Washington<p>Jillian Rayfield<p>June 3, 2013 7:07pm (UTC)<p>Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., says that there's "no evidence" so far that IRS officials were acting based on directives from the White House when they …

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Most people, like Garfield, hate Mondays. For a few more weeks here's a reason to love them: We're giving away a pair of tickets to our Mermaids Of Alcatraz Tour ever Monday leading up to the tour! To enter, download our official app to your iPhone/iPad/Android http://smarturl.it/trainapp and leave a comment in the tour date you want to win tickets to. We'll announce the winner next week. Congrats to last week's winner Beck Travis! You will have a pair of tickets waiting for you under our guestlist at the the Austin, TX show on 8/4, make sure to bring your I.D. Everybody else, it's a new week so you have a new chance to win, good luck! Also don't forget you can win seat upgrades at each show by dressing up as a mermaid, more info http://bit.ly/WSct7W. If you missed it earlier, we announced the re-issuing of our album and the release date of our 50 Ways to Survive game, read all about it here http://bit.ly/12pQgUi. MERMAIDS OF ALCATRAZ TOUR DATES: (w/ Michael Franti and Spearhead & Gavin DeGraw and presenting Ashley Monroe) 7/11 - Virginia Beach, VA @ Farm Bureau Live (Tickets: http://bit.ly/104ehy0 ) 7/12 - Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live **no Gavin DeGraw (Tickets: http://bit.ly/YPXRVu) 7/13 - Darien Lake, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center (Tickets: http://bit.ly/12otZFP) 7/14 - Toronto, ON @ Molson Amphitheatre (Tickets: http://bit.ly/Y99e8A) (w/ The Script and Gavin DeGraw and presenting Ashley Monroe) 7/17 - Cleveland, OH @ Blossom Music Center (Tickets: http://bit.ly/WLiBPl) 7/18 - Clarkston, MI @ DTE Energy Music Center (Tickets: http://bit.ly/Y6TTWC) 7/19 - Noblesville, IN @ Klipsch Music Center (Tickets: http://bit.ly/WpKYkO) 7/20 - Kansas City, MO @ Starlight Theatre **w/ Michael Franti and Spearhead only (Tickets: http://bit.ly/16HuWII) 7/21 - Tinley Park, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/159jHIi) 7/23 - Wantagh, NY @ Nikon at Jones Beach Theater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/11mekWV) 7/24 - Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center (Tickets: http://bit.ly/11MMX2X) 7/27 - Mansfield, MA @ Comcast Center (Tickets: http://bit.ly/VAAInH) 7/28 - Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center (Tickets: http://bit.ly/XHUMGf) 7/30 - Charlotte, NC @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/14OdD7J) 7/31 - Atlanta, GA @ Aarons Amphitheater at Lakewood (Tickets: http://bit.ly/XktEvb) 8/2 - Woodlands, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (Tickets: http://bit.ly/14B4EG4) 8/3 - Dallas, TX @ Gexa Energy Pavilion (Tickets: http://bit.ly/Wr1m6o) 8/4 - Austin, TX @ Tower Amphitheater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/XnoEbM) 8/6 - Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/14OdPUt) 8/7 - Phoenix, AZ @ Desert Sky Pavilion (Tickets: http://bit.ly/14B4P40) 8/9 - Irvine, CA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/XktTX5) 8/10 - Sacramento, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre (Tickets: http://bit.ly/WLjdo7) 8/11 - San Francisco, CA @ America's Cup Pavilion (Tickets: http://bit.ly/XkbsbH) 8/13 - Ridgefield, WA @ Sleep Country Amphitheater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/WpMuDe) 8/14 - Auburn, WA @ White River Amphitheater (Tickets: http://bit.ly/WHf1Ve)

Relax, the New Gmail Tabs Are Optional

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Having learned a very important lesson from the great Gmail redesign disaster of 2011, Google isn't …

25 tea party groups sue W.H., IRS

A conservative watchdog group filed a lawsuit Wednesday on behalf of 25 tea party groups against the Internal Revenue Service and Obama administration officials.<p>The complaint, filed by the American Center for Law and Justice, alleges that the Obama administration overstepped its authority and …

Associated Press News

Associated Press News

IRS higher-ups requested info on conservative groups, letters show

Additional scrutiny of conservative organizations’ activities by the IRS did not solely originate in the agency’s Cincinnati office, with requests for information coming from other offices and often bearing the signatures of higher-ups at the agency, according to attorneys representing some of the …