Gus Egan

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Digital Portfolios: Revise, Reflect Publish

At the end of each school year, I ask my students to select several different writing assignments produced throughout the year and edit those pieces …

The Four Best "Personal Finance 101" Resources I've Found Online

Quite a few people enter adulthood without understanding the basics of personal finance.<p>That’s a sad statement – but it’s a true one. Personal …

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Educators are also teaching learning strategies, helping students find out the best ways to not just learn content, but <i>how</i> to learn. Ideas like …

Dorie Clark, "Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future"

Hi Archinect,<p>Fair warning: this one isn't architecture. I'm at a Harvard Alumni event--author and marketing, branding, and business strategy expert …

Your Reality Is a Reflection of What You Believe You Deserve

<b>“You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.” ~Yogi Bhajan</b><p>Over the last ten years I have learned time and time again that our …

Positive Thinking

The power of speaking up

<b>This article is by staff writer Kristin Wong.</b><p>Last month, my boyfriend and I took a weekend trip to Seattle to celebrate our anniversary. We got a …

Associated Press News

The Top 7 Mindset Secrets for Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

I must admit, when I first sat down to write this article, I wasn’t inspired and had no idea what to write about! As a matter of fact, I stared at …

4 Best Websites for Earning Side Income to Grow Your Savings

Before you can save money, you’ve got to earn it. The web lends a helping hand for those interested in <b>how to make extra money from home</b> with a …

Max Greenfield On Being An Axe Auteur

Max Greenfield is best known for playing Schmidt, the womanizing—and often shirtless—roommate on Zooey Deschanel’s FOX sitcom <i>New Girl</i>, and Axe, the …

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10 Things You Can Do In (About) 10 Minutes For A Better Classroom

When the school year begins, teachers spend a lot of time getting the classroom ready, planning lessons, and getting to know his/her students. The …

Sugata Mitra creates a School in the Cloud

A lot has happened since Sugata Mitra shared his wish at TED2013. In November 2013, the first School in the Cloud learning lab — located inside a …

9 Digital Learning Tools Every 21st Century Teacher Should Be Able To Use

<b>9 Learning Tools Every 21st Century Teacher Should Be Able To Use</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>The 21st century is a time of rapid change, and while the brain …

David Foster Wallace Commencement Address | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is an excerpt from a commencement address author David Foster Wallace gave in 2005 to the graduates of Kenyon College. Wallace</i> …

5 Holiday Cocktails to Warm Your Spirit | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Michael Hagan.</i><p>Ahhh, the holidays…<p>Whatever winter solstice-based holiday you celebrate, these drinks will get …

Investment Manager Explains Why 99.5% Of Americans Can Never Win

<i>Beyond the charts and warnings from economists and investors, perhaps the most disturbing commentary on income inequality in America was written by an investment manager in 2011.</i><p><i>"In my view, the American dream of striking it rich is merely a well-marketed fantasy that keeps the bottom 99.5% hoping</i> …

Finance

Jennifer Garner Fights For Preschool At The Capitol

WASHINGTON -- It's not every day an actress can be found crouching down in the U.S. Capitol to play with children, but that's what Jennifer Garner did Wednesday. Several members of Congress joined the actress and local preschool students to stack blocks and host tiny tea parties (the make-believe …

How to Be More Charismatic | The Art of Manliness

Are you a senior in high school running for Student Council President?<p>Are you an entrepreneur looking to make a successful pitch and attract …

7 Rules for Growing Slow (But Sustainable) Wealth

You can grow — and sustain — wealth if you have nothing right now.<p>Many will argue that fortunes can be made overnight; while that may hold very true …

Want to Start a Business? Consider These 5 Invaluable Lessons Before Diving In | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Justin Spring.</i><p>On Friday nights, most testosterone-driven high school guys head out to the football field to …

Twitter and Square co-founder Jack Dorsey suggests you create a daily 'Do and Don't List'. This is his.

Square co-founder and Twitter chairman Jack Dorsey made an appearance at Y Combinator’s Startup School event where he spoke about acceptance and motivation in how you build a team and company. You can’t do something without a common share or purpose — you will wobble and not do anything that is …

9 Skills That Every Kid Should Learn

If you’re like me and really into self-development, you’ve probably read many of the thousands of self-help books out there on the market. But also …