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“Spiral” Looks Like A Great Site Where Teachers Can Set-Up Free Virtual Classrooms

Spiral lets teachers create free virtual classrooms where students can create collaborative presentations, view and respond to presentations, and/or …

Exactly How To Spend The Last Hour Of Your Workday

Try these 60-minute “soft projects” to wrap up every day of the week.<p>It’s 4 p.m. and you’re having a hard time focusing. So you stare at your computer and click in and out of lots of tabs. But when you look up, you see it’s only 4:03 p.m. Then, you get a glass of water, which takes all of seven …

Productivity

These 10 TED Talks Will Help You Improve Your Life | Inc.com

Think about all the areas in which you'd like to improve. Do you want to be more creative? How about less afraid? Maybe you just want to make better use of your time.<p>If you don't have the means to hire a coach to help you learn how to tackle your goals, don't panic. For every improvement you want …

Self-improvement

I made my classroom look like the real world…and test scores soared

<i>Anthony Johnson is an elementary school teacher in North Carolina and a TED-Ed Innovative Educator. Below, he describes his innovative classroom</i> …

Teaching

Data confirm the reason teachers should nag parents about missed assignments: it works

Research from around the world shows that parents are often overoptimistic about how their children perform at school. They think they miss less class, complete more assignments, and score better on exams than they do in reality.<p>Tangentially, multiple experiments have found that one of the best …

Education

11 Grilling Hacks to Try Before Summer Ends

These smart party tricks will heat up your next barbecue in no time

Spaghetti with Clams Recipe

Busy moms, I applaud you! Actually I bow down to you. I have no idea how you do it. I’m neither a mom, nor blessed with any innate organizational …

Slow Cooker Hot Wings Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>How to Store Wings<p>For wings, follow the same rules as any other type of poultry. Ensure that chicken remains in its original packaging (which …

Perfect Porterhouse Steak

4 Servings<p>This is chef Bobby Flay's recipe for the perfect Porterhouse steak. With a steak this thick, you need to season liberally; when Flay demonstrated for us, the surface of the meat was virtually white from salt.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 2”-thick Porterhouse steak, trimmed (about 2 lb.)<p>1 …

Cooking

This Easy Pizza Quesadilla Recipe Will Change Your Life

It's not delivery, it's a PEPPERONI PIZZA QUESADILLA. Thanks to Serious Eats for the best gift ever.

Cooking

10 of the Best Mexican Grilled Recipes - Chowhound

The smell of meat cooking over charcoal is one of the pleasures of an evening stroll through a town in Mexico. Here are 10 ways we’ve tried to …

21 Reasons To Use Your Crock-Pot This Summer

So you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time at the pool.

Make the Best Meatballs You'll Ever Eat | Men's Health

These meatballs are juicy and tender and somehow fluffy, without falling apart. Even the accompanying sauce is otherworldly. The muscled-up marinara uses San Marzano tomatoes, famous for their bright, fruity flavor, and reserved meatball juices for extra awesomeness.<p>If you’re going to tackle this …

These Pot Pie Recipes Go Above And Beyond

We have great news for you: anything can be turned into a pot pie. Of course chicken is an obvious choice. Beef is classic. Even lentils get real cozy under a blanket of golden pastry. But, it gets even better. Like, lobster better.<p>Anything and everything is improved when turned into a pot pie. …

Cooking

11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money In The New Year

The New Year is an ideal time to reset your budget and get creative with ways to save money. By utilizing your trusty slow cooker, you'll get more bang for your buck, ultimately saving time and money in the short-and long-term. Not to mention, the delicious possibilities to experiment with from …

Cooking

Gordon Ramsay Breaks Down The 10 Cooking Tips That Will Make You A Grade-A Chef

If you’ve ever enjoyed an episode of <i>Hell’s Kitchen</i>, then you know that the only way to really get a truly delicious dish is to humiliate someone so badly that they have no choice but to season their signature beefy fajitas with the flavor of their own tears. But before you even get to the show, …

Copycat Chipotle Chicken Recipe

<i>This copycat recipe for Chipotle chicken is spot-on, and arguably even better than the original! You will LOVE this marinade!</i><p>I’m back today with the …

Forget Steak, This Seafood Paella Is Taking Over Your Grill

What's better than grilled seafood? Grilled seafood with a side of crispy rice.<p>If you steal a recipe from a friend but then invite her to dinner when you’re cooking that recipe, it’s not really stealing, right? It’s like, you know, more of an ode.<p>That’s what I was thinking at the beach last summer …

Seafood

18 Chickpea Recipes That Go WAY Beyond Hummus

When chickpeas first come to mind, you <i>might</i> think of your favorite food-truck falafel or vegan Moroccan curry, but most likely the first thing you crave is hummus. News flash… chickpeas are SO much more than hummus! By now you may have dabbled with a chickpea dessert or two, and even embraced …

Healthy Eating

Aziza's Lambrusco Sangría Recipe - Chowhound

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12 Delicious Slow Cooker Breakfast Ideas for Lazy Cooks

I'm sure many of us are seasoned veterans when it comes to using our slow cookers to simmer up soups, casseroles, and other dinner favorites. But …

Breakfast

sas curriculum pathways | Search Results

August 27, 2017<br>by Larry Ferlazzo <br>0 comments<p>SAS Curriculum Pathways, my favorite online site (see I Really Like How SAS Curriculum Pathways Site …

Improve Your Test Scores With the "Hard Start-Jump to Easy" Technique

Exams can drain your focus and mental energy fast, so it’s best to get the tough stuff out of the way first. This super simple approach to …

A classroom teacher’s guide to formative assessment

I’m working on a guide to formative assessment for classroom teachers. I want to do two things: first, set out clear principles and introduce the …

Boredom, alienation and anxiety in the maths classroom? Here's why

Brian Hudson, <i>University of Sussex</i><p>The quest for appropriate teaching and learning practices for children and young people is ongoing and ever present. A major challenge is to make maths teaching more inclusive and maths itself more accessible to a wider cross section of children and young people. …

Mathematics

The best way to motivate your kids, according to a behavioral economist

In other ways, kids are just mini-adults. Motivation is a key example of this similarity: The things that encourage us to perform better at work are the same things that encourage them to do well in school and beyond.<p>That's according to Dan Ariely, a professor of psychology and behavioral economics …

Behavioral Economics

5 Terms We Need to Rethink in Education

I was inspired by this Medium post from Bryan Alexander , going through some terms on “Educational Technology”, that may be misconstrued or used …

Education Technology