Jan Johnson

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The Week in Review: Get Crafty for Fall

Inside Flipboard / September 13, 2013<p>With fall breathing down on us, the season of stay-at-home, DIY goodness isn’t far behind. Why not assign …

DIY Tutorial: Wine Packaging {Gift Wrap Idea} // Hostess with the ...

<b>Jen</b> here from <b>Jen CYK Photography</b>, and I’m back today to help you make things look extra pretty, with a super simple way to dress up a wine bottle! …

Apple Cider Margaritas - belle vie

Apple Cider Margaritas<p>Total Time: 5 minutes<p>Yield: 2 Glasses<p>Perfectly festive and tasty Apple Cider Margaritas to usher in Fall!<p>Ingredients<p>6 ounces …

Imperial Stout Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Buttercream

November is a big month around here. On November 11th, my husband and I celebrated our five-year wedding anniversary. The next day, we celebrated his …

10 Major Mobile Learning Trends to Watch For

Technology has been used in the classroom for decades now. But with the advent of cloud computing and the proliferation of smaller, more portable …

10 Awesome Apps for Learning About Music, Nature, History and Math

<i>Continuing our monthly Educational Apps series, a mixture of iOS, Android, and Web-based apps.</i><p><b>STORYLINES</b>: The educational games-maker Root-1 has …

The Trouble with Testing

It’s obviously summer because my news alerts are no longer steadily reporting concerns about education, our children’s future, the problems with …

We Need to Treat Children as the Complex Thinkers They Are

We face a huge mixture, a huge mash-up of problems all at once. Life is like that. And there’s failure mixed in. Success. There’s the unknown, the …

Foster the "Do" : 5 Tips for Empowering Learners

My husband is a huge provocateur of my thinking..in a good way of course. This morning, during our beautiful hike, we talked all things design, …

26 Questions Every Student Should Be Able To Answer

<b>26 Questions Every Student Should Be Able To Answer</b><p>These questions are more about the student than you, your classroom, or education.<p>What every …

Teaching

The Only Cookie Recipe You'll Ever Need

When it comes to cookies, there's no question that chocolate chip is the only way to go. Even if peanut butter cookies have a claim to your heart or if you're more into the crumbly nature of shortbread, you can't refute the fact that chocolate chip cookies are basically America's favorite …

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies: Crispy, Chewy, Cookie Perfection

<i>Aimee Shugarman of Shugary Sweets likes all things sweet, as you can probably guess. Writing about homemade candy came naturally, and we're oh so thankful she's our Candy Fanatic.</i><p>My kids hear the word oatmeal and they back away. Oatmeal isn't something I have ever made them for breakfast, probably …

Recipe Of The Day: Seven-Layer Bar

The seven-layer bar is the ultimate in dessert bar recipes. It has all the goods of a classic blondie recipe, it incorporates chocolate to satisfy the brownie fanatic, and it doesn't stop there. The seven-layer bar dessert recipe also has a graham cracker crust and a layer of sweet flaked …