Geoff Freymuth

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16 Optical Illusions Your Brain Will Refuse To See Correctly

"Wait, what?!" –Your brain<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

Why pay for Office and Photoshop when you can get these alternatives for free?

Top-quality software that costs nothing.<p>We rely on expensive computer programs to edit photos and video, deal with office work, and protect our computers from malware. But they're not our only options. Often, commercial studios will offer the most basic versions of their products free of charge. In …

Extremely Rare (and Peculiar) Fish Found Off Coast of Tasmania

The red handfish is a funny little critter that uses its fins to scuttle along the rocky seafloor. Dwelling exclusively in the waters off Tasmania, …

Teachers learn drug disposal risks

Police: Man smuggled drugs into county jail, then sold them2018-04-25T02:06:17Z2018-04-25T02:06:16Z2018-04-25T02:06:16Z<p>DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) – Police …

20 More Top Educational iPad Apps Teachers Can Actually Use By a Teacher Who Actually Uses Them

It's been about three years since I posted my original list of iPad apps teachers can actually use. Since then I have compiled a few other app lists: …

Here Is An Excellent Google Drive Tool for Creating Rubrics

October 31, 2015 <br>OrangeSlice:Teacher Rubric is an interesting Google Docs add-on to use for creating rubric selections and converting the Analysis or …

What’s Missing In Our Classrooms?

Providing a more relevant education to young people is one of the key issues we face in building a better world. By now, we are all aware that …

7 Fast Eggplant Salads

Take advantage of late-summer eggplant with these delicious and superquick salads.<p>Take advantage of late-summer eggplant with these delicious and …

Choose Your Own Adventure: Machu Picchu

When I decided to visit <b>Machu Picchu</b>, I was so focused on getting to Peru that I kept delaying another important decision: Which route would I take to access the sacred site?<p>Should I walk along the well-worn paths of the Inca Trail? What about following in the footsteps of <i>chaski</i> messengers on the …

Hands-Off Teaching Cultivates Metacognition

Thinking About Learning<p>In 2005, the National Academy of Sciences reviewed everything we know about learning in a paper called <i>How Students Learn</i>. In …

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'Designer babies' debate should start, scientists say

<b>Rapid progress in genetics is making "designer babies" more likely and society needs to be prepared, leading scientists have told the BBC.</b><p>Dr Tony Perry, a pioneer in cloning, has announced precise DNA editing at the moment of conception in mice.<p>He said huge advances in the past two years meant …

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Extensity: The Essential Chrome Extension Everyone Needs

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Prominent scientists sign declaration that animals have conscious awareness, just like us

An international group of prominent scientists has signed The Cambridge Declaration on Consciousness in which they are proclaiming their support for …

Yesterday’s fuel

THE dawn of the oil age was fairly recent. Although the stuff was used to waterproof boats in the Middle East 6,000 years ago, extracting it in …

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Technology is a Tool

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How to Hold Onto a Kid's Natural Genius

<b>NAME IT</b><p>In order to cultivate learning traits, students have to understand what those traits are. A great way to help them along that path is to …