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My Nude Photos Were Passed Around My Entire High School

When I was 15 years old, semi-naked pictures of me in lingerie became public property.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Germany.</i><p>When I was 15, the biggest problems my classmates faced were all the usual teenage woes. How best to get vomit out of their parents' carpet after a house party? How …

Christina Aguilera

These 14 Instant Pot Recipes Will Knock Your Family's Socks Off — and Won't Cost You More Than $20

Let's be honest, the Instant Pot is a busy parent's BFF. You can make pretty much anything your little heart desires — from rice to seafood to yogurt and beyond — and you don't have to sit around waiting for water to boil or an oven to preheat. So what could be better for moms and dads who have to …

Cooking

Scaffolding Questions to Develop Deeper Understanding

Over the past couple of months, I have been working with a variety of schools and districts in the role of a coach. Most of this work is focused on …

Pedagogy

You’re Wrong! I’m Right!

We live in two Americas.<p>In one America, a mentally unstable president selected partly by Russia lies daily and stirs up bigotry that tears our social fabric.<p>In another America, a can-do president tries to make America great again as lying journalists stir up hatred that tears our social fabric.<p>The …

Deeply

Google has just made it harder for you to steal photos from Google Images

Google's just made a rather subtle change to its image search — but one that will have big repercussions for copyright.<p>Announced on Thursday on …

Tutorials

How to sell yourself in 30 seconds and leave people wanting more

How do you get people interested in you when you only have 30 seconds?<p>Whether you're in a job interview, networking at a cocktail party, or happen to …

Employment

If You're a Product Designer Who Wants to Have Social Impact, You Belong Here

An MFA in Social Design from DSI at the School of Visual Arts can help you transform your career<p>Last week, the head of BlackRock, one of the biggest …

Minecraft Education

Logos With Their Hues Swapped Highlight The Role Of Color In Branding

Image by Harald Meyer-Delius and Natasja Van Dinther for Printsome and featured with permission<br>Brands’ color schemes are often just as important as …

Graphic Design

Banning mobile phones in classrooms takes education back in time, experts say

Despite Government calls for smartphones to be banned in classrooms, some experts say doing so would take education back "a few years".<p>Federal …

Mobile

February 2018: Finding and citing online images

I am passionate about students using online tools and standalone apps to create. I truly believe creation allows students to showcase how they have …

Creative Commons

The Role of African Americans in World War I

Fifty years after the end of the Civil War, the nation’s 9.8 million African Americans held a tenuous place in society. Ninety percent of African …

Black History

Mobile phone addiction? It’s time to take back control

With more than half of young adults admitting to excessive use of smartphones, we look at the apps designed to break the habit<p>As a tech writer who has written regularly about apps, I’m well aware of the addictive nature of smartphones. It was during a 2am panic attack after waking up, reaching for …

Apps

These WW1 Propaganda Posters Are Gorgeous—and Seriously Messed Up

America’s involvement in the First World War was brief, but intense. For a period of 20 months, the government did its best to stir patriotic fervor, …

Art

Want To Build A Culture Of Innovation? Master The Design Critique

Fifteen years as a design educator has taught Jon Kolko the right–and wrong–way to critique design work. He shares his process here.<p>The ability to give and take criticism effectively is a crucial part of the design process. And as companies increasingly embrace design, not just as a feature, but, …

Civic Mirror: Simulated Nation Building for Middle Schoolers

Enter the political/economic country simulation called Civic Mirror. I first heard about Civic Mirror six years ago when a colleague tried it out. He …

17 Inspirational Quotes By Martin Luther King Jr. About Speaking Up When It Matters

King is now widely celebrated, but his message has been watered down. For good people, staying silent isn't an option.<p>Five decades ago, Martin Luther King Jr. was struck down by a cowardly assassin's bullet. Some say his message has been watered down as he's become almost universally celebrated. …

Chaos In The Aftermath Of World War One: The German Revolution: 1918-1919

<b>War History online proudly presents this Guest Piece from</b> <i>Joseph M. Durante</i><p>The German Revolution occurred shortly after World War I and included all …

6 secrets to creating outstanding infographics

In the Instagram and Snapchat era, audiences are increasingly visually oriented. But sometimes an image alone isn’t enough: you need a clever …

Infographics

The Trumps and Kushners may spell the end of the Wilsonian world

The optimism, the enthusiasm, the breathless naivete: To reread Woodrow Wilson’s canonic “Fourteen Points” speech, given to a joint session of Congress on Jan. 8, 1918 — 100 years ago — is to enter a world that no longer exists. Particularly when read alongside the speech Wilson made the previous …

Political Science

The Ultimate EdTech Chart for Teachers and Educators

February 7, 2017 Below is a chart we have been working on during the last few weeks. It features a number of key websites and online resources …

Education Technology

8 Chrome extensions that supercharge Google Drive

Google Drive is useful all by itself, but a number of Chrome browser extensions add more functions to Google’s cloud storage and office apps service. …

Software

Tech tricks to help you organize your digital photo library

Get more out of Google Photos and Apple Photos.<p>Smartphones' ever-improving cameras encourage us to snap an ever-increasing pile of digital photos. And as these images build up in your phone's storage, they become harder and harder to organize. That's where apps come in.<p>Both Google Photos (for …

Tuesday Link Roundup

Every Tuesday we bring you a collection of some of our favorite things we’ve recently found around the web. From stories to photography, we include a …

Tasty

New Year, new you! Start 2018 off with these high-protein meals that will fill you up! 😍

The Best Marijuana Stocks to Buy in 2018

These pot stocks all have one big thing in common: location.<p>In case you hadn't noticed, the marijuana industry is absolutely on fire. According to …

21 Easy Recipes You Can Use To Make Healthy Snacks

Use these recipes to make grab-and-go snacks, easy breakfasts, and delicious smoothies.<p>All nutritional information was calculated using this calculator at Very Well.

Humor and Horror: Printed Propaganda during World War I

Propaganda in the form of posters, postcards, and trade cards flourished during World War I due to developments in print technology that had begun in …

2017: The nation’s cartoonists on the year in politics

Every month political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies and other head-slapping events in the world of politics. The fruits of these labors are hundreds of cartoons that entertain and enrage …

United States