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Social Emotional Learning, Brain Research, and Healthy Classrooms

The implementation of “social emotional learning” is a method for developing the skills of emotional intelligence. Why is this important, and how can …

Entertainment – Celebrity News, Movie Releases, TV Updates

Ways to Boost Your Energy When You Haven't Slept

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

5 Rules for Decorating Like a Pro

<b>Think Big Picture</b><p>Before you do anything, try to envision the space as you would an Impressionist painting, with its mood imparted by different shades …

We need more misfits...

We live in a culture where asking 'why' and asking for clarification can be looked at as overstepping ones boundaries. Additionally, a simple request …

10th Grader Noa Gutow-Ellis: Testing Is Not Learning

Standardized tests are the bane of my existence.<p>Why? Mainly because they don’t show an accurate portrayal of students.<p>Standardized testing came about …

InformED

The influence of parental involvement on a student’s academic success should not be underestimated. While brain power, work ethic, and even genetics …

How to integrate technology when nothing works right

<i>I’d love to do more with technology in the classroom, but I don’t have the equipment and infrastructure I need. What can I do?</i> That’s the question we …

Why Questions Are More Important Than Answers

<b>Why Questions Are More Important Than Answers</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b>Clocks and old watches are miracles. If you’ve ever taken one apart and had a look at the …

Pedagogy

Changing Our 'Stuff' Is Not Enough

<b>If you’re an educator</b> and you’re even remotely connected through social media to your professional world, you know that there is a tremendous amount …

Silvia Tolisano

It is with great pleasure and satisfaction, that I am holding A Guide to Documenting Learning: Making Thinking Visible, Meaningful, Shareable and …

Never Been Better...

I, like many of you, have heard the constant bashing of education for years. There have been times that I've felt beaten down or unappreciated. The …

Can Technology Help Students Find the "Sweet Spot" for Learning?

"There is a sense of satisfaction, of fulfillment, in successful thinking," writes Willingham.<p>But it's not fun to try to learn something that's too …

Are we teaching kids to hate reading? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

OK, the statistics in the graphic above may be questionable (Robert Brewer is a pastor at a Texas church and the Jenkins Group (a "custom" book …

Where Does Informal Learning Fit In?

"Every minute, 35 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube," Pea said. "There are 700 billion videos up, and many of them are about learning."<p>It's all …

Bright and Inspiring Single Family House in New Jersey by McCoubrey / Overholser

Owning a house nearby the seashore can be a wonderful experience. Hearing the sea’s whisperings, capturing thousands of unique sunsets and waking up …

The Ultimate Power Pack

Designed for everyone from the urban commuter to the adventurous camper, Prism is the most digital-friendly backpack out there. Like any good pack, …

Converse + Maison Martin Margiela

Sneaker brand Converse—the longtime staple—has just unveiled the latest First String collaboration. This time, for their luxe limited edition collaboration, experimental Parisian fashion house Maison Martin Margiela takes a fresh approach to the iconic Chuck Taylor All Star and Jack Purcell lines …

Shoes

Articles about top 5 houses dwell week 1 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Aldo Cibic, Yves Behar, Kelly Wearstler, Marcel Wanders, and Johanna Grawunder discuss their earliest design memories, favorite...<p>Get ready to dive into warmer weather with these refreshing modern pools.<p>In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon recounts the thrills and trials of ditching …

Outdoor Spaces

Mesut Ozil: I'll repay Arsenal for showing faith after Real forced me out

Mesut Ozil felt compelled to leave Real Madrid on deadline day after the Spanish club's hierarchy made clear they had lost faith in his abilities, prompting his eye-catching £42.5m transfer to Arsenal.<p>The Germany international's club-record arrival has provoked thrilled anticipation at the Emirates …

Bring it: The most important thing a teacher can bring to school

My <b>air conditioner has been broken</b> all this week. They have ordered a part but we’re not sure if it is going to be here before school starts. If it is …

8 Classroom Management Tips--From Google?

by <b>Jennifer Rita Nichols</b><p>One of the biggest struggles facing new teachers is figuring out how to effectively manage a classroom.<p>This is very different …

When Class Became More Important to a Child's Education Than Race

In 1963, kids in the 10th percentile of income fell behind children in the upper echelon of wealth by about a year or so. Today, that gap is closer to four years.<p>On a weekday afternoon in July, Jessica Klaitman pulled her 16-month-old daughter Hannah out of a stroller in the lobby of the New York …

Charter schools are recruiting young teachers. They should hire parents instead.

In this week's <i>New York Times</i>, Motoko Rich described how many charter schools are now exclusively hiring teachers and principals in their early 20s …

Taking Time Out to Play

Launch Infographic<p>The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recommends that students aged 6 to 17 participate in at least 60 minutes of …

Physical Education

On Student Engagement: How To Be As Interesting As A Video Game

On Student Engagement: How To Be As Interesting As A Video Game How Video Games Have Mastered Learning Engagement Terry Heick Agreeing on how to best …

Education Technology

How much ‘value’ can teachers really add to student achievement?

Chris Gilbert teaches English at a high school and community college in North Carolina. His work has written for the English Journal of the National Council of Teachers of English, the Language Experience Forum Journal and for this blog. He is a 2013 recipient of national council’s Paul and Kate …

The Best Websites For Developing Academic English Skills & Vocabulary

<i>Use magic to teach and learn academic language in my new NY Times post that includes a student interactive and teaching ideas.</i><p><i>Enriching Academic</i> …