Chelsi Padgett

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It's Time to Stop the Teacher Guilt

After grabbing paperwork and checking out a school vehicle, my conference period was nearing an end. My last stop was the bank. Approaching the counter, I hurriedly pulled out the school check and my driver's license.<p>"I guess you're taking your students to another competition. Are you gone pretty …

10 Great Platforms To Learn Languages For Free

I honestly feel quite insecure every time someone tells me that they can speak more than one language. One of the disadvantages of English being your …

10 Chicken Breast Recipes That Take Less Than 30 Minutes to Make

We've got healthy versions of chicken parmesan, bruschetta, and more—proof that "fast food" can still be delicious<p>10 Chicken Breast Recipes That Take …

Cooking

17 Free Online Learning Sites that Provide High Quality Opportunities

<i>You forgot to set your wake-up alarm. As you slowly come to consciousness, you begin to panic as you realize that you’re going to be extremely late</i> …

5 forgotten literary classics to curl up with on a rainy day | books

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me,” remarked CS Lewis and truer words were never spoken!<p>What better way …

Top 40 EdTech Conferences for Teachers and Educators

June 5, 2015<br>This is a quick post to inform you of this wonderful resource from edSurge. This is basically a printable poster featuring over 40 main …

How to Get Free Classroom Supplies and Teaching Materials

Increasingly, Lilliputian budgets force teachers to reach into their own pockets to buy school supplies and teaching materials. In fact, according to …

Education Technology

Bill Gates on seven books you must read

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>Each of these books will make you think or laugh or, in some cases, do both.<p>ART & CULTURE<p>| 4-minute read | …

Flight-Hacking Startups Want You to Fly for Cheap

Want to fly from Milan to New York via Paris for $177? Who wouldn’t? But how often do you find a deal like that — or manage to book it in time? Some …

These Photography Links Will Keep You Busy for a Long Time

This weeks collection of links was carefully curated by Toad Hollow Photography to share some of the best features in the world of photography found …

5 New Math Websites for Teachers

May 22, 2015<br>Today we have curated for you this list featuring some new math websites. These are recommendations we have received in the mail in the …

Mathematics

6 writing lessons from William Zinsser

Three decades years ago, when I was an English major who had talked his way into a newsroom internship in Longview, Wash., a reporter came up and …

How to Make the Ultimate Omelet, Plus 8 Great Omelet Recipes

There’s quite possibly no basic food more difficult to nail than the omelet. Turn away from the stove for too long, and you could come back to a …

Artist Christoph Niemann Transforms Everyday Items into Whimsical Sketches

Christoph Niemann incorporates everyday items into clever sketches that offer a dizzying sense of depth and whimsical perspective. The New York native can take an avocado and make it look like a catcher's mitt; he can transform a comb into a fancy Rolls Royce; he can even turn a poppy-seed bagel …

The Most Unique Natural Wonder in Each State

You don't have to travel far to find some truly magical landscapes.<p>Typical tourist destinations like theme parks and resort towns certainly have their charms, but sometimes, Mother Nature creates jaw-dropping attractions of her own. From caverns that feel like a cathedral to mesmerizing springs, …

National Parks