Kelli Cody

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A Beginner's Guide to Making Perfect Indian Dal

In Indian cuisine, dal (or lentils) are everything. This is not an exaggeration. Dal can be an essential building block of literally any type of …

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

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Why A School’s Master Schedule Is A Powerful Enabler of Change

When Jerry Smith became a principal six years ago he had been teaching for 22 years, so his administrative style is firmly rooted in the belief that …

Teaching

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There’s no doubt there are more distractions bombarding students than there were 50 years ago. Most kids have cellphones, use social media, play …

16 Books Educators Should Consider Reading in 2016

New books focusing on education come out every day. Some gain a wide audience while others don't have the machine behind them to help promote. Here …

Teaching

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Younger kids typically love to draw and aren’t too worried about the outcomes of their artwork — until they get older. By the time they’ve learned to …

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If it’s true, in Sir Ken Robinson’s words, that “Creativity is not an option, it’s an absolute necessity,” then it’s that much more imperative to …

How California Schools Are Using Art to Boost Achievement

After years of arts taking second stage to math and reading, a state task force is now recommending arts be returned to California classrooms as a …

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The Best iPad Apps For Drawing, Painting, & Art Education

Mar 25, 2013 - itunes.apple.com - 8756<p>Great way to send and retrieve documents and images.<p>10<p>2<p>Upvote<p><i>React with Emoji</i><p>Mar 25, 2013 - itunes.apple.com - …

Education Technology

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What’s the key to effective learning? One intriguing body of research suggests a rather riddle-like answer: It’s not just what you know. It’s what …

The Guggenheim Puts 109 Free Modern Art Books Online

Back in January, 2012, we mentioned that the Guggenheim (the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed modern art museum in NYC) had put 65 art catalogues on the …

What I think we all strive for in a home ❤️ (from Jesse and Hanni's home tour on DS today- link in profile)

Colorful, Modern Interior Ladders for Kids

Whether it’s for a playroom, loft, or kid’s bedroom, the choices for ladders is pretty limited to just the basics. But sometimes, the basics don’t …

Design

Reflection: What Makes Learning Stick | MindShift

There's so much pressure to churn through curriculum in most classes that there's little time for students to reflect on what they've learned. In an …

How-To: Pickled Ginger from Scratch

As someone who lives in a 3rd floor walk up, it’s time for me to start getting tactical about meals I can make without using the oven or the stove. So it seems like a good time to make up a batch of pickled ginger to go with some homemade sushi using this handy tutorial by Molly Yeh over at Food52.

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<i>The following is an excerpt of One Size Does Not Fit All: A Student’s Assessment of School, by 17-year-old Nikhil Goyal, a senior at Syosset High</i> …

Grit and the Secret of Success

<i>“Inspiration is for amateurs — the rest of us just show up and get to work,”</i> Chuck Close scoffed. <i>“A self-respecting artist must not fold his hands on the pretext that he is not in the mood,”</i> Tchaikovsky admonished. <i>“Show up, show up, show up, and after a while the muse shows up, too,”</i> Isabel Allende …

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As Common Core instruction ramps up, it is important to find ways to integrate the arts to keep students engaged and help flex their creative and …

Chain of Hearts Napkins

Add a sweet set of hand-embroidered napkins to your Valentine’s Day table with these chain of hearts linens. Via Design Sponge

DIY

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It started as an effort to shine a spotlight on creative schools and teaching practices all over the country and became the inspiration for a new …

5 Things Innovative Schools Do Differently

Have you ever wondered how some schools have made the jump from a 20th century mindset to innovative institutions? It’s no secret that these schools …

Remodelista - Sourcebook for the Considered Home

Founded in 1995, Slant Studio’s projects range in scale from houses to live/work conversions to residential and commercial interiors. We work in a …

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How-To: Modern Pegboard Shelving System

Get ready to completely revise your pegboard organization fantasies, because this DIY modern pegboard shelving system tutorial from Apartment Therapy is kind of a game-changer.<p>I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling a bit of a design crush coming on.<p>Want to give this build a try? Head on over to …

10 Mistakes Every Art Teacher Can Avoid

Over the years, I’ve made more than my share of mistakes…. and many of them more than once! We all make mistakes, but we can learn from each other …

Biz Ladies: 6 Tips for Staying Creative without Colleagues

Today’s Biz Ladies post comes to us from curator and educator, Margaret Hancock. Since 2010, Margaret has provided curatorial and educational …

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Homemade Sriracha

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: In this dark time, when the fate of Sriracha is up in the air and the world is up in arms, Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is showing us</i> …

Limbic Revision and How Love Rewires the Brain

Recently, at a dear friend’s wedding, the groom’s sister read an excerpt from one of my favorite books, <b>A General Theory of Love</b> (<i>public library</i>), which you might recall from pickings past. The passage framed beautifully the remarkable union we had gathered to witness, but also speaks powerfully to …

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<b>By Luba Vangelova</b><p>Fed up with the restrictions at his conventional school, 10-year-old Scott Gray convinced his parents to transfer him to one where …