Joey Mata

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This Ginger Dressing Tastes Exactly Like it Came From a Japanese Restaurant

I am obsessed with ordering side salads at sushi restaurants. Not because I feel the need to keep my body running with leafy greens—because I love …

Recipes

This Chicken Thigh Recipe Changed the Way I Think About Cooking Chicken Thighs

By Julia Kramer<p>Seriously. One small recipe hack set me on a path toward a lifetime of golden, crackly-skinned chicken thighs.<p>A lot of crazy shit has happened in 2018, and somehow, in the midst of it all, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> Test Kitchen has once again managed to bless us with new chicken thigh …

Cooking

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

5 Vegan Soup Recipes So Good Staunch Carnivores Will Lick Their Bowls Clean

Although the calendar says it's officially spring, the weather certainly indicates otherwise. Our colleagues on the East Coast are enduring a …

12 Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thigh Recipes That'll Save You From Yourself

Back away from the whole chicken. Cut yourself some slack (and speed up dinner) by sticking to the thighs.<p>Weeknight fantasy: a beautifully bronzed whole roast chicken, on your table at 7. Weeknight reality: fire detectors, hot tears, dinner at 11.<p>While it might be <i>possible</i> to roast an entire bird on …

THAI PEANUT CHICKEN RECIPE

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>4 boneless skinless chicken breasts<br>2 cups salsa (any kind)<br>1/4 cup creamy peanut butter<br>2 T. minced garlic<br>1 onion chopped<br>4 T. fresh lime …

New Teachers: Classroom-Management Fundamentals

• Sometimes Misbehavior Is Not What It Seems: Reflect on some of the potential reasons behind student misbehavior. (Edutopia, 2015)<br>• The Power of Keeping …

Teaching

2-ingredient Flatbread Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Stop What You're Doing And Make This Banana Bread Ice Cream Cake Right Now

Your life will change FOREVER.<p>3 bananas<p>¼ cup butter, melted<p>1 egg<p>½ cup sugar<p>1 teaspoon vanilla<p>1 ½ cups flour<p>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>Pinch of salt<p>2 cups vanilla Ice cream, softened<p>2 cups chocolate ice cream, softened<p>1. Preheat the oven to 350°F (180°C).<p>2. In a bowl, mash the bananas with a fork.<p>3. Add …

The secret ingredient for perfectly fried eggs, every time

If you don’t know this trick for the greatest fried eggs, let us help you crack the code: Carefully basting your whites with oil from the pan ensures that they set all the way through as the edges crackle and crisp away, and the yolk is left gloriously runny.<p>But what if we told you there was an …

3 Questions To Guide Teaching Through Learning Stations

<b>3 Questions To Guide Teaching Through Learning Stations</b><p>by <b>Suzy Pepper Rollins</b>, <i>myedexpert.com</i><p><i>This is sponsored content</i><p>Learning stations can be a …

Tip: Eat Rice Without Getting Fat

Check this out. A simple way to reduce rice calories by as much as 50%.<p>Eat More White Rice, Stay Lean<p>White rice has a lot of things going for it. …

Using Digital Games — And Empathy — As Teaching Tools

Dr. Matt Farber, a social studies teacher at Valleyview Middle School in Denville, New Jersey, uses digital games in the classroom as a way to take his kids on impossible field trips, to back-in-time revolutions or to current, far away conflicts.<p>(Shumita Basu/WNYC)<p>But his 11- and 12-year-old …

Teaching

The Warm Demander: An Equity Approach

The staff at June Jordan School for Equity in San Francisco, where I am co-director, developed a four-part framework for how to become a warm …

Making Soufflé Is Simple, If You Know Its Secrets

A soufflé sums up French cuisine, a bravura display of timing and skill. When you follow the rules, with just a few minutes' work the soufflé puffs in the oven to impressive heights, perhaps doubling its original volume. It's all a matter of folding whisked egg whites into a basic flavoring …

5 books that will make you more well-rounded

Want to know one of the "secrets" to becoming a better leader? Become a more voracious reader.<p>One of the best ways to "stand on the shoulders of giants" is to read. We hear it all the time--that the most successful people, our greatest leaders, are people who read constantly (including Bill Gates, …

Bill Gates

The Top 10 Books Every Leader Must Read

Being a leader requires a strong drive to learn, something these 10 authors dwell on.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Were you to ask any great leader in the world for his or her secret to success, the answer would be simple: listening. That's because the best leaders …

Self-improvement

60 Non-Threatening Formative Assessment Techniques

<b>60 Non-Threatening Formative Assessment Techniques</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>As frequently as a chef needs to check a sauce for taste, teachers should <b>check</b> …

6 People That Need to Be on Every Middle School Teaching Team

Middle school teachers hear a lot about consistency—how every member of the middle school teaching team needs to be on the same page about every …

53 movies you need to see in your lifetime

Television might be on an upswing, but nothing will ever replace movies. In the past century that they've been around, they're given us unforgettable stories and characters.<p>Here are 53 movies everyone should watch in their lifetimes. They're a mix of movies to see when you're growing up, stone-cold …

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Keep warm with this easy broccoli and roasted garlic soup recipe

Keep it simple for dinner tonight with this broccoli and roasted garlic soup recipe. The dish uses only a handful of ingredients — garlic, broccoli, butter, onion, potato and broth — along with a little oil and seasoning, but you'd never guess it from the soup's rich flavor. Best of all? Each …

How Emotions Affect Learning, Behaviors, and Relationships

The 2015 film <i>Inside Out</i> is an exceptional and accurate portrayal of our five core emotions. These primary emotions are joy, sadness, fear, anger, and …

The Global Search for Education: A Focus on U.S. Education

<i>"American schools are not failing; they are getting the best results in our history."</i><p><i>-- Richard Dufour</i><p>Educator and best-selling author Dr. Richard DuFour investigates the state of education today in his new book, <i>In Praise of American Educators - And How They Can Become Even Better</i>. Richard was a …

Chocolate-Avocado Banana Bread

Avocado replaces the butter or oil usually used in banana bread and also makes this treat extra moist.<p>Recipe courtesy of<p>Total:3 hr 20 minActive:10 min<p>…

Breakfast

Routine, Ritual, and School Community

Culture + Climate = Personality + Attitude<p>Steve Gruenert describes culture as an organization's personality and climate as its attitude (PDF). Those …

Mileage-Building Schedule for Marathon Walk Training

When you are training to walk a marathon, you need to build up your long-distance mileage slowly but consistently. Start by building up your base …

What Are Your Ideas For Incorporating the “Maker Movement” In Teaching English Language Learners?

The Maker Movement is growing in popularity (see The Best Resources For Learning About The “Maker Movement” — Help Me Find More).<p>Teachers of English …

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all here.<p>Here are …