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10 Must Read Books for Every Teacher

October , 2015<br>As life-long learners, teachers are continuously learning to improve their teaching practice and expand their knowledge base. …

Ohio Dad Mocks Common Core with Check to School

The Common Core Curriculum Standards have been an unending source of irritation for students unlucky enough to attend school in districts that …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Bill Clinton

Lenovo gives PC gaming another shot with new angry-looking desktops, laptops

i7 Skylake CPU and GTX 980 GPU available, plus a new range of "Y Gaming" peripherals.<p>BERLIN—While Lenovo is perhaps better known for catering to the …

This new app lets you control your Android phone from your computer

If you’ve ever gotten tired of picking up your Android phone while you’re sitting in front of your computer, well, you’re not the only one. A new Chrome app allows you to use your Android phone right from any computer that can run Chrome. It works on Windows, Mac OS X, and Chromebooks.<p>The new Vysor …

10 Success Books That People In Their Thirties Should Read

Philip Pape<p>Read full profile<p>Your twenties are behind you. You have a job and responsibilities, but you know there’s more to life.<p>You’re looking for …

Self-improvement

Here Is Another Great Drive Tool for Math Teachers

August 3, 2015<br>Here is another great Drive tool for math teachers we want to bring to your attention. Wizkids CAS is an add-on that allows you to plot …

Education Technology

13 Highly Useful Skills You Can Learn in a Minute

Everyone loves a good life hack, especially if it’s super quick to pick up.<p>While one minute may not seem like a lot of time to master a useful skill, …

Sinusitis

Creating Math Manipulatives using GAFE by @MsDrasby - Teacher Tech

When Math Manipulatives are created with Google for Education APPS (GAFE) it helps leveling the playing field for children of all learning styles. …

Some Very Good Resources for Math Teachers from CK-12

July 13, 2015<br>Here are some valuable resources for Math teachers and students. These resources are provided by CK-12 and are arranged into 10 main …

Children should advance in school according to skill, not age

In 2010, a fifth-grade student named Jack started the year at the bottom of his class in math at Santa Rita Elementary School in the Los Altos School District in California. He struggled to keep up, and grew to consider himself one of those kids who would just never quite ‘‘get it.’’ In a typical …

Pedagogy

10 educational apps you haven’t used before, but should

We’ve created a list of the top apps for parents and teachers you haven’t used before, but certainly should.<p>Lightbot. Learning programming has never …

Apps

Amazon rolls out free same-day delivery

In another blow to bricks-and-mortar retail stores, Amazon.com is launching free same-day delivery for Prime members in 14 metropolitan areas, including Los Angeles.<p>Starting Thursday, shoppers who belong to Amazon's annual Prime membership program and make a purchase of $35 or more by noon will …

Students help teach as district tackles Common Core math

<i>This is another story in KPCC's ongoing series, Classroom Core, that takes a close look at how the Common Core teaching standards are playing out in</i> …

Subtext- An Excellent Collaborative Reading App for Students

May 11, 2015<br>Subtext is an excellent iPad app for enhancing students reading skills through engaging them in a variety of interactive and …

Education Technology

Where's the Math?

Lydia’s idea emerged when I was teaching multiplication in her third grade class. To engage the students with connecting real-world situations to …

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

Business Coach | Business Advisor | Business Mentor

How to 10X Your Leads using Google SEO<p>Hi, thank you for visiting my website – dougleschan.com, a website specialized in sharing tips to 10X your …

The Surface 3 fits the needs of teachers and students like no other device can

Schools have always been a complex usage case for technology because of the range of media used in class. Students are required to use computers for …

How Technology Transforms Classrooms Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on April 25, 2015<p>Technology has changed the way we operate in our day-to-day lives. From driving to work to cooking in the kitchen, from the …

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

Universe

Ethos Pathos Logos | Rhetorical Triangle | Ethos Examples

In high school, the ELA Common Core State Standards require students to develop formal writing skills, creating essays and arguments that are …

Time Management Secrets Anyone Can Use

Having trouble focusing on what you really need to do? You're not alone. According to a survey by Salary.com, the average worker admits to wasting 2.09 hours of each eight-hour workday, not including lunch or scheduled breaks. The Web is like the next-door neighbor who keeps asking us to play when …

This 'Simple' Puzzle Once Stumped 96% of America's Top Math Students

Twenty years ago, this puzzle appeared on a test administered to top-tier math students from 16 countries around the world. Only 10% of test takers …

Mathematics

4 Productivity Books That Can Help You Get More Done

From proper procrastination to better distractions, these books will teach you how to be more efficient.<p>If you’ve ever felt like, despite your best efforts, you can’t seem to get to the bottom of that daily to-do list—join the club.<p>But just because being a productivity ninja seems like a farfetched …

Time Management

17 Shortcuts to Perfect Health

Health secrets that will make you a better man without making you miserable<p>Chastity Hardman is no Miss America. But like the nation's reigning babe, she's a knockout in a swimsuit and a dedicated do-gooder. The big difference? Chastity's first-runner-up finish in Las Vegas means there's a chance …