Jing Hou

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5 Big Ideas That Don't Work In Education

There are few household names in education research. Maybe that in itself constitutes a problem. But if there was an Education Researcher Hall Of Fame, one member would be a silver-haired, plainspoken Kiwi named John Hattie.<p>Hattie directs the Melbourne Education Research Institute at the University …

Pedagogy

Manna in the Morning

Have you ever stopped to ponder what it might have been like for the Israelites as they wandered in the wilderness, knowing that each day they would …

'World's best teacher' warns on too much testing

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/education/1206000/1206243_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524641016_2bd4f0f30dbd00ea7ebcf41b947a01e4<p><b>The "world's best teacher" says that a culture of excessive testing can damage standards and "decimate morale" among teachers.</b><p>Nancie Atwell, a US …

7 Marks of a Deeply Deadly Sin

Not all sin is the same. While every sin places you under the wrath of God, and while any sin is sufficient to create an eternal chasm between God …

Evangelical Christianity

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Non-Teaching Time

Image Credit: Microsoft OutlookHeide Reed's planner.Both Heidi and Hollis, middle school teachers at the same school in Washington, DC, map out their …

Technology and the Curious Mind: Michael Fenton

The Single Person’s Good Desire for Sex

Married Christians love telling single people why they can’t have sex.<p>I can’t say why. But I can say that we singles are left navigating sexual …

Relationships

13 Ways You Waste Your Money

About once a year I go through a phase—a deliberate phase—in which I evaluate our family finances to see where we’re doing well and where we aren’t …

20 Things I Want My Daughters to Understand About Being a Woman

1. Lady-like behavior is not weakness. It’s being gracious, kind, and hospitable. It’s having enough respect for yourself and consideration for …

Relationships

The Most Interesting Math Problems To Me Right Now

But what <i>are</i> they? What would you call these problems? What are their essential features? Do you know of other problems like them?<p><b>Problem #1</b><p>Here are …

WTF Math Problems

As I mentioned on Twitter earlier this week, I find a particular kind of math problem extremely exciting now. Here are five of them. I want to know …

10 Questions to Ask at the Start of a New Year or On Your Birthday

Once, when the people of God had become careless in their relationship with Him, the Lord rebuked them through the prophet Haggai. “Consider your …

Teaching English learners language of math

As teacher David Ramirez strode around his 7th-grade classroom at Oakland’s Urban Promise Academy, he was taking on a central challenge of the new …

How One Little Addition Can Change The Entire Meaning Of A Photo

Ever since Photoshop came to town photos have become much less believable overall, because anybody can now erase, shape, edit, airbrush, color …

Three Ways Evangelism Can Be More Believable

If our evangelism is increasingly unbelievable, what can we do to be more believable to an inoculated, indifferent, and at times, antagonistic …

Why Parents Don’t Spank (Episode 443; Tripp)

Jo Boaler Math Talk @ Presidio Middle School SF 10/2/14

Jo Boaler spoke to an audience of parents about the shift to Common Core and about fixed versus growth mindsets. She is a Stanford professor and …

Four Lessons in Fruitful Time-Management

Acts of love don’t just happen.<p>At times we may experience the power of the Spirit in such a way that some good deed seems to flow naturally from our …

One step forward or two steps back?

In the last couple weeks I’ve attended the Learning Forward Ontario Spring Conference, OAME 2014 and the “Connecting with the Digital World” …

10 Lessons from 10 Years of Public Schooling

Last weekend I was a guest on Up for Debate on Moody Radio where we discussed whether or not Christian parents should send their children to public …

Things Teacher School Never Warned Me About: Fawn Nguyen

Every Christian's 2nd Most Important Book

For Christians, the Bible is our most important book.<p>After the Bible there are a few books that every believer should probably read, reread, and …

A La Carte (March 4)

Sponsor<p>Show Your Support<p>Don’t Be the Team that Refuses to Shower – Here, from the mission field, comes part one of a look at the plusses and minuses …

50 Animated GIFs for Every Situation Ever

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then an animated gif must be worth some kind of number I can’t even begin to comprehend. If you’ve ever found …

20 Animated Gifs that Explain How Things Work

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then an animated gif must be priceless! Below you will find a collection of simple and elegant animations …