Kelli Cody

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A Beginner's Guide to Making Perfect Indian Dal

No one does lentils better than Indian cooks; here's how to sort your toor from your urud and make the most of them in your stew pot<p>In Indian …

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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 …

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 …

Why Daydreaming is Critical to Effective Learning

<b>Tip 1: Prioritize and Manage Time</b><p>Rather than trying to do everything at the same time, the most productive people prioritize and block off their …

16 Books Educators Should Consider Reading in 2016

By onDecember 27, 2015 8:15 AM<p>If you're anything like me you get on Twitter, Facebook, or other social networking platforms and your education geek …

How Visual Thinking Improves Writing

Moss says writing without fear of consequences is key to developing a writer’s voice. “If you're perfect you are guaranteed to not write a thing,” …

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It’s the lack of this type of freedom that has led skeptics to question if today's schools could ever inspire true creativity. While there are …

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 …

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

Mar 25, 2013 - itunes.apple.com - 8757<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 - …

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Teaching students good learning strategies would ensure that they know how to acquire new knowledge, which leads to improved learning outcomes, …

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 …

Reflection: What Makes Learning Stick

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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Why Learning Should Be Messy

Principal at High Tech High, an innovative, project-based learning school in San Diego, California, Larry Rosenstock, points out, “If you were to …

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

Wish List: Piecing Together an Ideal School From the Ground Up

Here's what they learned.<p><b>1. INQUIRY WORKS AT ALL AGES</b><p>Brooke Peters taught kindergarten before embarking on this project, and has experience using the …

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

Today's Design Dispatches<p>Remodeling 101: The U-Shaped Kitchen (Plus 10 Examples)<p>by Christine Chang Hanway<p>August 23, 2018<p>DIY: How to Make the Simple …

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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 • TeachKidsArt

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> …

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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 …

Harnessing Children’s Natural Ways of Learning

“The school totally violates our cultural beliefs about what children need to do to become educated,” he says. “They’re free to play and explore. Yet …