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5 Ways to Support a Culture of Learning - Cooper on Curriculum

Last weekend at the Long Island Connected Educator’s Summit, Tony Sinanis and I facilitated a session, 5 Ways to Support a Culture of Learning. A few …

Pedagogy

10 Weeknight Casseroles Packed with Vegetables — Recipes from The Kitchn

Casseroles are one of my favorite ways to load up on vegetables. They come in especially handy if you're dealing with picky eaters, who probably …

Ownership Through Inquiry

As a child, I was enamored by nature. My twin brother and I were always observing and collecting any and all types of critters we could get our hands …

25 Totally Not Boring Minimalist Bedrooms

Your bedroom should feel like a personal sanctuary, so it's not surprising many of us like to keep ours simple and clutter-free. And while …

Afternoon Tea Recipes From Masterchef Winner Mat Follas

Carrot cake and jaffa tarts recipes to feast on this Easter.<p>Mat Follas<p>Carrot cake<p>I grew up in New Zealand, with all of its wonderful pan-asian …

The Crispiest, Juiciest, 30-Minute Roast Chicken

Think a succulent roast chicken has to be reserved for lazy Sundays? Think again. I came up with the fastest, easiest, juiciest roast chicken and …

6 Big Garden Trends We're So Excited to See This Year

Here in New York, it's still chilly outside, but there are occasional signs (like that one 70 degree day) that spring will come someday. To get …

Outdoor Spaces

This One-Pot Chicken Lemon Pasta Is a Weeknight Wonder

Quick, easy, delicious dinners: We all want them, we all need them. There are so many recipes online that promise to deliver on all three of these …

A philosophy expert explains how journaling can help you solve the problems in your life

We sometimes continue in our well-worn grooves even though they haven't served us for a long time. But then, we wake up and realize that we don't feel good about our lives. We might even realize that we've been unhappy for a long time.<p>When that happens, pay attention. Stop, reflect, process. …

Social Media

Aquascaping: the addictive hobby that's making gardeners grow underwater

When James Wong was growing up in Singapore, aquariums were the norm. “Having fish as pets is just a thing that people do,” the botanist, broadcaster and Gardener’s Question Time regular says. “I grew up in an environment where 90 per cent of people don’t have gardens. But even if you had a tiny …

22 Crowd-Pleasing Dip Recipes

Spinach-Artichoke Dip<p>No matter what the season, this baked dip is a surefire crowd-pleaser. Mix the dip (do not bake), cover and refrigerate up to 2 …

The Power of Asking 'Why'

It usually takes 5 "whys" to get to a root cause<p>Today's problems can sometimes seem almost insurmountable. Although we've made strong progress over the last decade in many areas such as violence, extreme poverty and global health, issues like climate change, income inequality and a rise in populist …

This Slow Cooker Orange Chicken Is Better than Takeout

Slow Cooker Orange Chicken<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the chicken:</i> <br>1/4 cup cornstarch <br>1 teaspoon kosher salt <br>1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper <br>1 1/2 …

Recipes

Variegated leaves: the next big houseplant trend

Variegated plants are often divisive. Some gardeners obsessively search for split-coloured cultivars to nurture, while others actively avoid dual-toned leaves. For those who are tempted by the world of variegation, the reward is a colour contrast that can transform a plant display by breaking up …

Plants

These Are Our 10 Healthiest Chicken Dinners

Not only does chicken's versatility and crowd-pleasing tendencies make it a recurring choice for weeknight dinner, but it's ability to be a wholesome …

Cooking

15 Essential Recipes for Fall Baking

The one thing I love about fall, even more than pulling out my stash of cozy sweaters, is baking. While I am always ready to fire up my oven for a …

The Best Chocolate Bundt Cake Ever

Chop the chocolate into small pieces and add it to a double boiler or heat proof bowl over a pot of simmering water. Melt chocolate, stirring …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Born Under the Leo Sign? This Is Why You're So Confident

<i>Each month, our resident astrologer, Amelia Quint, shares her horoscope wisdom so you can better prepare for the weeks ahead. But do you truly know</i> …

The one crystal you should own, according to your horoscope

When you’re searching for a crystal that resonates with you, the stars are one of the best places to look for guidance. (And no, I don’t mean Bella …

Steaks, Brisket, Kebabs, and More: 18 Grilled Beef Recipes for Memorial Day

Burgers are about as fancy as I get at most cookouts, but if I'm really celebrating I'll ditch the ground beef and break out the steak—it's hard to look at an open flame and not imagine a perfectly charred slab of beef. Our basic recipe will teach you how to get started, but a simple grilled steak …

26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Most people learn time management the hard way: by trial and error.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of</i> …

10 new trailers you should watch this week

Earlier this year, I was surprised to learn just how many details of <i>20th Century Women</i> came from writer/director Mike Mills' own life. It's always fascinating when films intersect with the real world in ways that color our view of them. But the one that really messes with my understanding of the …

The Number 1 Secret in Separating Your Work and Your Personal Life

What happens when our workload seems to make it impossible for us to ever get caught up?<p>From time to time, we've all contemplated the question of how to create a balance between our work lives and our personal lives. When our workload seems to make it impossible for us to ever get caught up, that …

101 Quotes From Lao Tzu That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

Lao Tzu was an ancient philosopher and writer who founded the philosophical framework for Taoism, which has had a huge influence on Chinese …

5 Bad Habits You Must Change to Be More Productive

No. 3 was killing my business in 2016 and still has an effect in 2017.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Productivity is very important in today's fast-moving world. Most people try to add to their routine to get more done, but that approach takes a while before it yields …

Time Management

11 Recipes We Actually Tried And Loved This Month

Here’s what our editors and writers are making in their own kitchens.