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Lady Gaga Pens an Emotional Letter About Life With PTSD: "I Will Never Give Up on My Dreams"

Lady Gaga might seem like she's at the top of her game thanks to a new hit album and her recent performances at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, but she's also struggling with PTSD. The "Million Reasons" singer first opened up about her diagnosis on a recent episode of the <b>Today</b> show, and on …

What are the best children's books to read at Christmas?

Will it be Twas The Night Before Christmas or Raymond Briggs’ The Snowman? Authors including Chris Riddell, Andy Stanton and Katherine Rundell plus site members share the books that give them festive cheer<p><b>We want this blog to grow! What are the books that get you in the Christmas spirit? Do share</b> …

Diverse voices: the 50 best culturally diverse children's books

This list of culturally diverse books to read, savour and recommend is a joyous celebration of the 50 most fabulous books for children of all ages living in multiracial, multicultural UK today.<p>Thanks to Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Books for sharing the list with us today – and …

10 Must-Have Books for 2-Year-Olds

Two-year-olds aren’t terrible. In fact, they’re pretty awesome — especially when they have a book pressed between their chubby little hands. Some of …

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Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design | Edutopia

Agenda Tuesday, 9th February 201615:00 - 18:00 h, Bratislava, Primatial Palace (City Hall)1. Opening Session: Ivo Nesrovnal, Lord Mayor of …

21st Century Learning Space

Schools need to innovate both instruction and learning space to make themselves relevant to digital-native learners. Here is my concept of an ideal …

8 Tips and Tricks to Redesign Your Classroom

Whether you’re looking to reorganize one corner or redesign an entire room, here are eight tips that may help you throughout the process.<p>1. Getting …

The Science of Effective Learning Spaces

Daytime Light Exposure Can Boost Learning<p>Light does more than just allow us to see the world around us. When light enters our eyes, it also engages a …

Prince Harry Makes a Silly Outing in London After Visiting His Girlfriend, Meghan Markle

After making a pit stop in Canada to visit his girlfriend, Meghan Markle, on his way home from the Caribbean earlier this week, Prince Harry headed back to London to attend the ICAP Charity Trading Day on Wednesday. The event, which the employees wear costumes for, sees the global brokerage firm …

'The Bachelor' 2017 Cast Includes an 'Aspiring Dolphin Trainer'

If you show up on "The Bachelor" dressed in a dolphin costume, you <i>might</i> not be there for "the right reasons." Then again, what are "the right reasons" to go on "The Bachelor"? Maybe Alexis, 23, the "aspiring dolphin trainer" from Secaucus, N.J. has it exactly right.<p>ABC just released details on the …

Starbucks sets five-year growth targets, to open 12,000 more stores

(Reuters) - Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) unveiled a five-year growth plan, under which it would open more stores around the world, including several high-end coffee shops, while targeting annual revenue growth of 10 percent.<p>Starbucks Chairman and CEO Howard Schultz delivers remarks at the Starbucks 2016 …

The Greatest Science Books of 2016

From the sound of spacetime to time travel to the microbiome, by way of polar bears, dogs, and trees.<p>I have long believed that E.B. White’s abiding wisdom on children’s books — <i>“Anyone who writes down to children is simply wasting his time. You have to write up, not down.”</i> — is equally true of …

Time Travel

Judge sentences celebrity hacker to five years in prison

A federal judge has sentenced Alonzo Knowles, the Bahamian man who hacked into celebs' emails to get scripts, secrets and sensitive photos, to five years in prison. That's twice longer than what the federal sentencing guidelines suggested, because Judge Paul A. Engelmayer felt that Knowles "would …

Sentencing Guidelines

Google's upcoming drone delivery service derailed by an unlikely foe: trees

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, has an ambitious plan for a marketplace where customers could order anything from coffee to toilet paper and have it within minutes. The drone-delivery service was slated for a 2017 launch after getting the go-ahead from the FAA to begin testing the unmanned …

Drones

The Best Men's Style Brands of 201611. Levi's

Levi’s was founded 163 years ago, and it’s still finding itself on a list of the best brands today. This year, Levi’s kicked things up a notch by …

10 New Beauty Products to Add to Your December Lineup

The holidays are HERE! We’re *so* ready for all the fun that goes along with this time of year: holiday gifting, seasonal recipes and, of course, holiday beauty. From an out-of-this-world mini hair dryer to a mega-metallic makeup kit, soak up the season with some new beauty products that are …

Wink Emoji Cookie Cutter – Emoji Gift Emoji Birthday Cookie Cutter Emoji Valentines Day Cookies Poop Emoji Party Heart Emoji Love Emoji

The Wink Emoji cookie cutter is the perfect emoji accessory for casual and professional bakers. An original emoji gift for an emoji birthday or an emoji party!<p>Click here for more Emoji cookie cutters: http://etsy.me/1SaPUnl<p>EMOJI COLLECTION. This cookie cutter is part of the Emoji Collection. This …

Meet a traveller: Maxine Bédat, entrepreneur and adventurer

Have you ever thought about where your ‘stuff’ comes from? How it is made? Or even, <i>who</i> made it? For many the answer is no, because often the reality is rather drab – factory made, mass produced on an assembly line. Cue traveller Maxine Bédat, who after an eye-opening experience in a Zambian market …

How to teach... behaviour management

The ability to manage the behaviour of your class effectively is one of the top skills that every teacher needs. Even the most meticulously planned lessons can go to pot if students misbehave.<p>Many practitioners, including newly-qualified teachers, are always on the lookout useful class management …

Video Playlist: 9 Strategies for Effective Classroom Management

Creating a positive classroom culture can be a challenge, but it's a crucial element in making a class run smoothly. In the video "New Teacher …

Recipes, Crafts, DIY Projects, Crochet and Easy Ideas!

DIY<p>5 Easy Steps To Prune Your Roses Like An Absolute Pro<p>Crochet<p>Cute Crochet Patterns Our Favorites From Pinterest<p>DIY<p>Beautiful Planter Box Ideas To …

Crafting

Learning and STEM toys we love

<i>By Courtney Schley</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that supports its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>We don't think …

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DIY Christmas Crafts for Kids - Easy Craft Projects for Christmas

Here are a few DIY Christmas crafts for kids to make that I found on Pinterest. All these crafts appear to be easy DIY crafts for kids so should be …

8 super fun and easy Thanksgiving crafts for kids

I truly love spending autumn weekends doing fall crafts with my nieces, and now that we’re done with pumpkins and ghosts, I’m looking into cool craft …

10 DIY Christmas Activities for Kids

Most people would probably agree that Christmas is, first and foremost, for the kids. Often, when we adults get all wrapped up in making holiday …

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