Keith Burton

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The 33 books every teacher should read

1. <i>How Children Succeed: grit, curiosity and the hidden power of character</i> by Paul Tough<p>Chosen by <b>Nicky Morgan, secretary of state for education and</b> …

Education

Best Paso Robles Wineries to Visit

Located about halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, the Paso Robles American Viticultural Area (AVA) takes in a sprawling, western landscape …

Wine & Spirits

The Best Way to Cook Fish

Zero cooking skills required.<p>Does cooking fish intimidate you? Well, it shouldn’t. And if you’re already thinking, “I can’t cook to begin with,” you …

Seafood

BBQ Bros | BBQ Blog

By onNovember 19, 2017 in Appetizers, Pork<p>I hadn’t cooked on my Pit Barrel Cooker in a while and had recently been thinking that I really needed to …

Google Glass Gets Prescription Frames: Everything You Need to Know

For early adopters of Google Glass, it's been a demand from the start: a version that is friendly to prescription lenses. Those people's prayers were …

Evernote for Windows Desktop: What's New Tour and Q&A

Soaking The Pan

There’s a certain person that I live with (not the cat) who, whenever he does the dishes, often leaves a pan to soak. This infuriates me because I …

How to enlarge system text on iPhone and iPad

The iPhone and iPad have lots of settings for accessibility that makes it easier for people with hearing and visual impairments to use them. If you …

Why most K-12 schools aren’t ready for the iPad revolution

<i>Mike Reiners is the co-founder and CEO of NOMAD.</i><p>As of February 2013, 4.5 million iPads had been purchased for use in the U.S. K-12 academic environment. One million of these purchases happened in Q2 of 2012 alone, which represented more than the total number of K-12 iPads purchased up to that …

Apple's New iPad Is Not Coming Until Much Later Than Expected, Says DigiTimes

This would be a bit of shock. Last week, a bunch of Apple reporters said they heard Apple was aiming for an event in April to introduce the newest version of the big iPad.<p>Plus, retailers are discounting the iPad, which is generally a sign of a new iPad on the horizon.<p>If the DigiTimes report is …

iPad Mini

Leaked Image Shows Apple's Design Changes For The Next iPad

NowhereElse has uncovered photographs of what appears to be the bezel for the fifth-generation iPad.<p>The design appears to be in line with the iPad Mini, with much narrower side bezels.<p>The release date is far from certain - there have been reports that we'll see it announced this month and other …

iPad Mini

Supposed 5th-Gen iPad Front Glass Suggests iPad mini-like Design?

Leaks of iPad parts have slowed down a bit recently in regards to Apple’s next-gen devices, although this should liven things up. NowhereElse reports …

How to Sync Google Calendar with the iPad

Google has made some changes this year to how Google Calendar syncs with iOS devices. For years I have just setup Google Sync as an Exchange account in Settings on the iPad and iPhone and it has worked beautifully for me. It had been especially good whenever I got a new iPad or iPhone – as all I …

Apps

iPad 5: A Sneak peek and new details

New pictures of the potential iPad 5 leak; Microsoft Office for iOS and the Mac is coming...in 2014; and Apple and Yahoo are getting cozy.

Microsoft Office

iFlashDrive – A USB Drive For Your iPad And iPhone

One of the major downsides of Apples iPhone and iPad is the lack of a proper USB port to easily view and transfer files. However, the iFlashDrive …

Rumor claims iPad 5 will be thinner and lighter than current model

Apple rumors never die, they just continue to circulate until the new product finally launches and then rumors about the next generation begin. A new …

Super School – a Great iPad App, But Not for Any of the Usual Reasons

<b>Super School</b> is a new app for the iPad, that’s inspired by the award-winning documentary ‘Waiting for Superman’ – that focused on the crisis in American education. The Waiting for Superman project site outlines its mission as follows:<p>Fixing America’s public education system won’t be easy — but …

Start Seeds, Build a Cold Frame, Check Fruit Trees: March Gardening Tips

By Charlie Nardozzi, Horticulturist and Leonard Perry, UVM Extension Horticulturist<p>In early March, snow may still be covering your garden. But rest …

How to grow English cottage garden plants

Cottage planting stalwarts such as delphiniums and lupins aren't always easy to grow – but they're worth the effort.<p>There once was a Dormouse who lived in a bed, Of delphiniums (blue) and geraniums (red)”.<p>AA Milne obviously adored delphiniums and many would agree that they, along with hollyhocks …

Gardening

The 10 garden flowers that can sell your property

What to do in the garden this week: check your roses

This week: take care of your roses and make a slug barricade.<p><b>Check on roses</b><p>Bush roses pruned early are now producing lots of new buds. Carefully rub off one of any “twins”, as well as any inward-facing buds.<p><b>Feed flowers</b><p>Feed and mulch all roses. (Rose fertiliser is good for other flowering shrubs, …

Gardening

DIY: A Painted Garden Bed on Wheels

Reclaimed in style: wood sourced from pallets is painted and attached to casters for an instant and inexpensive garden bed.<p>Spotted on the blog of …

Urban Farming - Hobby Farms

UF<p>Urban Farming<p>January 29, 2018<p>Hoosiers with varied backgrounds and skills form a collective with two city farms, hoping to make a living and help …

Things to do in the garden in March

<b>Make your beds</b><p>Make the most of the dry spells, or tarp soil to keep dry if the rain continues. Prepare vegetable beds by digging in compost or …

How to keep perennials in check

The Molly-the-witch has broken ground, each of its spears a meaty-red wick bright against the mulch. The peonies are early to rise, and already the …