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Why Teaching Kindness in Schools Is Essential to Reduce Bullying

Patty O'Grady, PhD, an expert in neuroscience, emotional learning, and positive psychology, specializes in education. She reports:<p>Kindness changes …

Teens

How Emotions Affect Learning, Behaviors, and Relationships

The 2015 film <i>Inside Out</i> is an exceptional and accurate portrayal of our five core emotions. These primary emotions are joy, sadness, fear, anger, and …

Study Tips Backed By Science

Rather than consuming that tenth cup of coffee or asking your exhausted classmate how they manage to study for their tests, turn to science …

Study Skills

Hoist the Sails: The Great Quest for a Play-Based Classroom

Play can no longer be thought of as merely an unstructured or frivolous activity. Through the emerging field of neuroeducation, experts within …

Pedagogy

Dyslexia in the General Education Classroom

You just experienced dyslexia for one minute. During that minute, the passage slowed you down and forced you to pronounce words that didn't seem to …

Dyslexia

Bell Ringer Exercises

Journaling<p>Education <i>über</i>-blogger Vicki Davis writes 20 things she is thankful for in a joy journal, citing research studies indicating that this …

Teaching

22 Powerful Closure Activities

What Is Closure?<p>Closure is the activity that ends a lesson and creates a lasting impression, a phenomenon that Colorado State University professor …

How to Inspire Students Who Dislike School

Ways to Motivate Students<p>If students are more alike than different, then remembering this oft-forgotten truth will help us: Learning cannot be forced …

Putting Students in Charge of Their Learning

My most engaging lessons are ones where I introduce a complex idea or problem and then turn it over to my students for further inquiry. These lessons …

A Guide to the Evangelical Celebrities and Pastors Dominating Hollywood

When <b>Justin Bieber</b>, the 24-year-old oft-troubled pop star, announced his engagement to <b>Hailey Baldwin</b>, the 21-year-old model daughter of <b>Stephen …

To Fix That Pain In Your Back, You Might Have To Change The Way You Sit

My back hurts when I sit down.<p>It's been going on for 10 years. It really doesn't matter where I am — at work, at a restaurant, even on our couch at home. My lower back screams, "Stop sitting!"<p>To try to reduce the pain, I bought a kneeling chair at work. Then I got a standing desk. Then I went back …

Sitting

The definitive timeline of Spotify’s critic-defying journey to rule music

How did Spotify get here? Let us show you.<p>As we note in our feature on Spotify and its CEO and cofounder Daniel Ek, the streaming music service’s path to a leading position in the music industry was never certain and remains tenuous. How it got here–to 83 million paid subscribers and 180 million …

Coffeemakers

Is this the end of household chores?

We’re at the point where AI can take on mundane household tasks – if slowly. And the implications of this technology go far beyond folding laundry.<p>Few of us relish housework. Who wouldn’t welcome a helping hand to tackle chores like laundry?<p>So it may be exciting to learn that laundry-folding robots …

Robotics

The 200 Greatest Songs By 21st Century Women+

<i>This list is part of Turning the Tables, an ongoing project from NPR Music dedicated to recasting the popular music canon in more inclusive – and accurate – ways. This year, our list, selected by a panel of more than 70 women and non-binary writers, tackles history in the making, celebrating</i> …

Jorja Smith

The Best Formula One Driver Might Be A Guy Who Hasn’t Won Since 2013

Spaniard Fernando Alonso sealed his place in the highest echelon of Formula One drivers with his back-to-back world championships in 2005 and 2006, …

Motor Racing

This Is Your Brain On Music

USC's Dr. Assal Habibi has been studying the brains of 80 kids for five years in the hopes of answering the question: does studying music enhance …

Study Skills

Cryptocurrency is just one of seven types of cryptoassets you should know

• <b>Cryptocurrencies</b> like bitcoin, the granddaddy of all cryptoassets, are instruments of exchange, stores of value, and units of account. To wit, bitcoin today holds over $100 billion dollars and supports billions a day in global transactions. Banks are taking notice, going from “bitcoin bad, …

The surprising reason people change their minds

We usually believe that our opinions are stubborn and fixed. But new research shows that our views, even on politics, are changing all the time – just not for the reasons you’d expect.<p>Wherever you look at the moment, we seem divided – Brexiteer or Remainer, pro-President Trump or against. And no …

Psychology

Researchers Figure Out Why Coffee Is Good For The Heart

In an encouraging development in the coffee-may-be-good-for-us field, researchers have discovered at least part of why coffee appears to be beneficial for the heart. In recent years, coffee has moved off the “avoid” list and onto the “drink in moderation” list, as it seems to confer health benefits …

Your Job Should Make You A Better Person. Does It?

It used to be that work was a place to show up, do your job, get paid and go home. People didn’t expect their employer to invest in them or help them become better people. Times have changed.<p>Today’s employees have very different expectations of their boss and their company than previous …

Employment

AI, radiology and the future of work

RADIOLOGISTS, say the pessimists, will be first against the wall when the machines take over. Analysing medical images is a natural fit for “deep …

Artificial Intelligence

What Is Cryptocurrency? A Simple Guide To Understanding Cryptocurrency And Crypto News

I am constantly running into techies and entrepreneurs who have made a ton of money by investing in cryptocurrencies. I don’t usually get into something unless I’ve educated myself on it and feel very comfortable with the industry, but to be honest, I haven’t experienced this much FOMO (fear of …

Cryptocurrency

How VUCA Is Reshaping The Business Environment, And What It Means For Innovation

VUCA is a concept that originated with students at the U.S. Army War College to describe the volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity of the world after the Cold War. And now, the concept is gaining new relevance to characterize the current environment and the leadership required to …

European Union

8 Tips For People With Learning And Attention Issues To Succeed At Work

If you ask David Flink, founder and chief empowerment officer of Eye to Eye, how the national organization that mentors students with learning and attention issues nabbed a spot in the Top 10 Nonprofits to Work For in 2018, he’ll tell you without hesitation, it’s the people they hire. “They have a …

How much would you pay to keep using Google?

Latest stories<p>One of Europe’s biggest universities is in need of repair<p>Graphic detail8 hours ago<p>Russia defers one crisis in Syria, but is embroiled …

Moon Jae-in

A study finds nearly half of jobs are vulnerable to automation

A WAVE of automation anxiety has hit the West. Just try typing “Will machines…” into Google. An algorithm offers to complete the sentence with …

Korean Peninsula