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The Most Impressive Thracian Tombs in Bulgaria

Today’s Bulgaria used to be the land of the ancient Thracian tribes. They are mostly unknown to researchers due to their lack of script, and many of …

Middle Eastern Recipes

• Recipes<br>• Cuisine• <b><br>Middle Eastern</b><p>Sort:<p>Most Popular<p>latest<p>Middle Eastern The Best Baba GanoushA few simple tricks make this the richest, smokiest, creamiest baba ganoush in town.<p>Middle Eastern Hummus Fries With Spicy Tahini DipNot fried hummus, but a crispy chickpea-flour snack paired with a spicy tahini …

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Watermelon Sangria Recipe

"This is one of my favorite recipes I have borrowed from a friend. If you love watermelon, this is the perfect drink for a hot summer day!"<p>Ingredients<p>…

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‘We forgive you, George’

A LONG time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, <i>Star Wars</i> movies used to be good.<p>They featured interesting characters doing cool stuff — flying …

How to Sew: Six Basic Hand Stitches

Hand stitching is sometimes seen as a lost art, and while that may be true, it’s not entirely accurate. Hand stitches are as useful and pertinent …

A Law Professor Explains Why You Should Never Talk to Police

James Duane says you shouldn't say anything to a cop for any reason, you shouldn't plead the Fifth, and you shouldn't stay silent. So what should you do?<p>James Duane doesn't think you should ever talk to the police. Not just, "Don't talk to the police if you're accused of a crime," or, "Don't talk …

How do great educators stand out from the crowd?

There are some traits that I believe stand out above all in great educators and school leaders. These traits typify the ideal of having educators …

This Is The Revised & Updated Three-Day 9/11 Lesson I Did This Week (With Hand-Outs & Links)

I’ve previously shared the three-day lesson I usually do with my English Language Learner History classes, and this past week did it again. I made …

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Can electronic music revolutionise school music lessons?

In an effort to stave off the decreasing popularity of music, some secondary school teachers are swapping the traditional classical-based curriculum for Ableton hardware and YouTube tutorials<p>Recalling school music classes can conjure memories of keyboard demos and messing around with maracas. But …

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11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

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Why music lessons need to keep up with the times

By Clint Randles, <i>University of South Florida</i><p>Some 150 years ago, if you wanted to listen to music, you would have to perform it yourself or be in the presence of musicians.<p>With Thomas Edison's phonograph in 1877 came the ability to record music. At that point, the ways that people could be musical …

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This 10-Minute TED Talk Will Teach You Everything You Need to Know About Presenting

Need to give a great presentation? Here are 10 tips from a marvelous TED talk on--what else?--communication.<p>Think back to the last time you were mesmerized by a magnificent public speaker.<p>What went through your mind? Did you think, "Wow, I wish I could give presentations like that. I'd love to be …

Formulaic Freedom: Get Students to Abandon Writing Formulas

As a writing teacher, I'm bewildered by challenges facing both students with the writing process and teachers desperately trying to impart tips in an …

ASCD EDge: A Professional Networking Community for Educators

Discontinuation Notice<p>The ASCD EDge® online community closed on July 1, 2018.<p>If you have arrived at this page through a link to one of these URLs, …

Why Hamilton Matters

The story of Hamilton's journey from concept to cultural phenomenon, as told by someone who has been in all of the room(s) where it happened. Even in Obama's White House.<p><b>A young man</b> stands in the dark, waiting to take his shot. It is May 5, 2009, and Lin-Manuel Miranda is listening at the back of …

How Great Teacher Candidates Interview Differently

One principal’s interview mindset:<p>If you are a candidate interviewing for a teaching position, I want to take a genuine moment to explicitly share …

Crackle goes pop: how Stockhausen seduced the Beatles

The Beatles’ Revolution 9 brought experimental music to a global audience, but their radio soundworld wouldn’t have been possible without Stockhausen’s ‘music of the whole world’<p>Shortwave radio. Strange stuff. Not much of it around these days. However, before the days of the internet, it was the …

Hear Radiohead’s Unused James Bond Theme ‘Spectre’

In July, British bookmakers suspended betting on which artist recorded the theme song for the then-upcoming James Bond film <i>Spectre</i> when one person …