Chris P Chip

31 Flips | 6 Magazines | 1 Like | @chrisPchip | Keep up with Chris P Chip on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Chris P Chip”

7 New York City execs share the very first thing they do when they get into the office

The first hour or so of the workday can be rough.<p>There's always the temptation to dive straight into your inbox — and potentially stay there for the rest of the day.<p>Or, you might sit twiddling your thumbs because you didn't plan accordingly and have no idea which task to tackle first.<p>These problems …

Reducing noise: tips for a quieter home

We all know that no home is a silent haven, but there are some key things that you can and should do, if you want to significantly reduce noise in …

How to move out of the day-by-day lesson planning trap and think big picture

Are you spending countless hours on lesson planning, yet still feel like you don’t know what you’re doing from day to day?Are you prepping ahead of …

Teaching

What You Should Be Talking About, When You Choose To Talk About People

It can be awfully frustrating to learn that people you love and adore, are using their time to “talk about you” instead of to encourage, inspire, …

How to Make Your Apartment Feel 10 Times Bigger, According to IKEA

When most people look at a small room, they see problems. If you don't have a design background, the idea of squeezing a sofa into an already cramped …

15 habits of self-made millionaires

Success doesn't crop up overnight. All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their transformation from ordinary to seven-figure …

10 Tips for Teaching Emotional Regulation (& Improving Classroom Behavior at the Same Time)

It’s test day, and emotions are running high in the classroom. Joe hasn’t stopped fidgeting all morning. He notices that his teacher is about to pass …

The most common mistakes people make when young

As a teenager or young adult, it’s all too common to talk about ‘when I grow up’ and think about who you’re eventually going to become.<p>But as you get …

Amancio Ortega Now World's Third-Richest Person As Net Worth Soars $1.2 Billion

For Europe’s wealthiest man, retailing kingpin Amancio Ortega, the dawn of springtime has brought good fortune. The octogenarian Spaniard has officially reclaimed his spot as the world’s third-richest person.<p>On February 17, when rankings for the 2017 <i>Forbes Billionaires</i>list were finalized, Ortega’s …

Bill Gates

These Sweet Potato Hash Egg Cups Are A Breakfast You'll Look Forward To

They'll make your mornings delicious and easy!<p><b>Sweet Potato Crust:</b><p>½ sweet potato, peeled and shredded<p>Olive oil, drizzle<p>Salt, to taste<p>Pepper, to taste<p><b>Add-Ins:</b><p>6 large eggs<p>Tomato, diced<p>Basil, finely chopped<p>Garlic, minced<p>Spinach, finely chopped<p>Bell pepper, diced<p>Mushrooms, chopped<p>Pepper, to taste<p><b>Toppings:</b><p>…

Breakfast

App lets students cheat on their homework, but parents needn’t be worried

Students across the world will be thrilled to hear that they can now outsource their homework to an app.<p>Socratic, which is available for free on the …

Pedagogy

13 great tools for pitching to clients

Giving the perfect pitch is never easy. You have to know your subject inside-out. You have to grab people’s attention and know the answer to all …

Five-hour workday? Sign us up: 8 people changing the way we work in 2017

<b>(Obak via Shutterstock)</b><p>Everything from a shortened workday to paid vacation to getting rid of job titles<p>W. M. Akers<p>January 15, 2017 4:59pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on OpenWork.<p>Over the last 10 years, companies across the United States and abroad have embraced worker happiness as the …

The Workplace

5 Big Ideas In Education That Don't Work

Small classes. High standards. More money. These popular remedies for school ills <i>aren't</i> as effective as they're sometimes thought to be. That's the somewhat controversial conclusion of education researcher John Hattie.<p>Over his career, Hattie has scrutinized more than 1,000 "meta-analyses," looking …

Education

4 Bodyweight Exercises You Can Do Literally Anywhere

All you need is a pair of dumbbells.<p>If you think you need a fancy gym or a ton of equipment to get the kind of sweaty, heart-pounding, …

Pay gap between college grads and everyone else at record high

WASHINGTON — Americans with no more than a high school degree have fallen so far behind college graduates in their economic lives that the earnings …

Amazon says it will create 100,000 full-time jobs in U.S. by 2018

Amazon will create 100,000 full-time jobs in the United States with full benefits over the next 18 months, the tech giant announced in a statement Thursday.<p>The Seattle-based company says the positions are for workers across the country and across all skill and experience levels. Most of the …

Donald Trump

6 Ways To Live Mindfully

There are many things in life that we can’t control. But there are many things that we can. The key to better control is mindful living. Dr. Melanie …

9 of history's greatest philosophers reveal the secret to happiness

A well-stocked Netflix queue can go a long way toward pure and utter happiness, but sometimes there's still something missing.<p>For those moments, it …

Google Classroom is hoping the new year will be the best one yet for teachers and students

Your grade school teachers may have told you to put away your smartphones and stow your laptops in class, but in 2017? In 2017, the classroom is …

Mental Health and Safe Schools

What have we done to make school environments safer for children with mental health issues and the ones they may hurt? What have we done for the …

Mental Health

Everything you need to know about ashwagandha—the stress-fighting adaptogen of the moment

When it comes to adaptogens—the herbs that health experts like Frank Lipman, MD, tout as nature’s miracle stress fighters—ashwagandha is arguably the …

Alternative Medicine

3tags.org

How to Make This Friendsgiving Gnocchi Mac + Cheese Recipe

Headed to a Friendsgiving this year? Get ready to be the most popular person at the table — we’re showing you how to whip up a fancy AF Gnocchi Mac + Cheese. This side dish is loaded with THREE kinds of cheese and will make every carb lover give thanks. Read on for the recipe!<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>5 cups …

News Roundup: Nike, Star Wars, Reebok - November 11, 2016

Updates from the world of sneakers and entertainment to round out the week<p>Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>7<p>7<p>SHARES<p>This week's news roundup …

Shia LaBeouf Freestyle Rapping Skills Are the Perfect Antidote to Election Woes – Watch

The actor raps about his Missy Elliott tattoos, Dr. Dre and calls himself the Einstein of rhyming.<p>In case you didn’t know Shia LaBeouf can rap. No, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Those canny Finns!

Reading Time: 5 minutesWhy is Finnish education so good? Talk about international education and within 5 seconds Finland will have politely elbowed …

Finland

Secret Teaching Assistant: We end up hindering the pupils we're meant to help

“Who are you here to support?”<p>Secret supply teacher: we're used to trouble from students. If only we had support from staff<p>Read more<p>It’s a question I dread. As a higher level teaching assistant, I work with some of our school’s most vulnerable pupils and such questions can mark them out as …

Teaching