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Teaching Critical Thinking: A Metacognitive Approach

<b>William W. Wilen and John Arul Phillips</b> <br>A primary goal of social studies is to prepare students to make informed decisions on public and political …

The Ultimate Guide to Apple's New Messages App

It has been weeks since Apple’s iOS 10 launched. By now, you’ve likely seen a surprise or two flash through your text messages. It might have been a …

Apps

Streetwise

10 Wildly Successful People on How They View Failure

Whether you’re an author, an entrepreneur or a musician, the road to success is often paved with rejection and failure. The difference between those …

The 23 Best Motivational Speeches of All Time

It was halftime during one of my 7th-grade football games. And we were losing 14 - 0. With our knees planted in the grass, my team was quietly …

Math Jokes: Top Math Jokes

<i>My Town Tutors is making a huge commitment to be the #1 tutoring resource for parents and teachers in America. Our motto is “Teachers are great</i> …

Top 25 Tech Tools for Teachers for 2015

Technology Evolves Quickly!<p>When I started teaching in 2004, I used any/all available technology. I had an overhead projector and a CD player. Then I …

Education Technology

11 Must-See Movies on Netflix That Expire in June

Hurry, you have days left!<p>June 1 brings with it tons of new Netflix goodies for the movie-loving couch potato, but with them comes the usual disappearance of certain choice titles from the streaming-service giant's library. However, with a few days to go before the calendar's May page must forever …

Front Row Education Is Changing The Way Math Is Taught In U.S. Elementary And Middle Schools

In 2013, Sidharth Kakkar and Alexandr Kurilin had the opportunity to watch children learning math in an inner-city Baltimore school. For a month, they attended school every day and worked with students. At night, they programmed to make an application that could help the students learn. In …

Teaching

8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free for a limited time

This has been another great week packed full of paid iPhone and iPad apps that were on sale for free. A few from Thursday’s post are still free …

Top 10 Books of the Twentieth Century

To Kill a MockingBird<p>Written by Harper Lee, the story is set in a small Southern town of Alabama, the novel is about a Black man accused of raping a …

New- Goole Released Educational Kickstarter Guides for Teachers

• Get you acquainted with the different features and functionalities of the apps<br>• Provide you with examples of how to use these apps in your teaching<br>• Push …

How to fix your cracked iPhone or Samsung phone without leaving the house

You can always take it into the store, but if you don't have a warranty or you're feeling lazy, a nifty startup called iCracked will come to you and repair your broken phone on the spot.<p>You can use iCracked if you have an iPhone, iPad, or Samsung smartphone. You can also choose to sell your phone …