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You Can Stuff Just About Anything Inside A Sweet Potato. And You Should.

Ladies and gentlemen, the sweet potato is more than just a fiber-rich spud that lends itself to being baked, fried, curled and hashed. Yes, the miraculous sweet potato functions as a naturally gluten-free bowl, burrito and boat. This vibrant vegetable is engineered to be stuffed.<p>Just like the …

10 Entertaining Recipes You Loved This Month

October has arrived and fall is fully underway: The days are getting shorter, pumpkin lattes are back on the menu, and -- most importantly -- we’re finally ready to light up the stove and fire up the oven. This month you craved spice (both sweet and savory) and looked for hearty food to help you …

Recipes

Report Finds ‘Deeper Learning’ Model Improves Outcomes for All Students

Researchers investigated 13 schools in Hewlett's Deeper Learning Network and compared them with nearby schools with similar demographics. To …

A veteran teacher turned coach shadows 2 students for 2 days – a sobering lesson learned

A brilliant look at the life of a student – it reminds teachers that it just isn’t about the single experience of your classroom, but the overall …

Veteran Teacher Punctures Myths Around Common Core

Linda Gojak is tired of hearing adults and children alike lament, “I’m just not good at math.” She wants to put an end to teaching through rote …

Mathematics

Think Pedagogy First, Technology Second

<b>Think Pedagogy First, Technology Second</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>We’ve talked before about the role of technology in the learning process–mainly because …

The Write Angle for Teaching Math: Why Write in Math Class?

Finding ways to get students to write about mathematics has played a pivotal role in my development and growth as a math teacher. Mathematical …

Samosas (Fried Potato-Filled Pastries)

Make the dough: Pulse flour, butter, and salt in a food processor into pea-size crumbles. Add water; pulse until dough forms. Divide into 12 balls; …

13 Great Twitter Chats Every Educator Should Check Out

Education Twitter chats take place when a group of educators "meet" on Twitter at an agreed upon time, using an agreed upon hashtag, to discuss …

Mo Cheeks National Anthem

8 ways teachers can talk less and get kids talking more

If you do fewer teacher-directed activities, that means the kids will naturally do more talking, doesn’t it? Not necessarily. I have often found …

Hattie effect size list - 256 Influences Related To Achievement

Growth vs Fixed Mindset – Teach, Learn, Lead, Innovate

One of my favorite reads of the last few years is <b>Mindset: The New Psychology of Success</b> by Dr. Carol Dweck. Like the work of John Hattie and his …

Taking Classroom Tech Use to the Next Level: Specific Traits to Look For

Author, speaker and former teacher Alan November agrees with Graber that SAMR doesn't provide enough concrete guidance. Many of his graduate students …

5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students

Many would agree that for inquiry to be alive and well in a classroom that, amongst other things, the teacher needs to be expert at asking strategic …

Pedagogy

With Fractions, Common-Core Training Goes Beyond 'Invert and Multiply'

<i>Rockville, Md.</i><p>"Who would draw a picture to divide 2/3 by 3/4?" asked Marina Ratner, a professor emerita of mathematics at the University of …

Kids Will Be Kids: 8 Easy Strategies to Engage Students

As an educator, speaker and blogger, people send me articles on a wide range of education topics. My husband’s grandmother sends me articles in the …

Lay's New Flavors Are Worse Than We Ever Could Have Imagined

Lay's Do Us A Flavor contest to determine the newest Lay's flavor is back for its second year, and we tried the contestants so you don't have to. From a pool of more than 14 million submissions, Frito-Lay's finalists for the competition are: Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese, Mango Salsa, Wasabi Ginger, …

Banana Roll: The Easiest Breakfast Recipe!

I am definitely more of a brunch person than a breakfast person. Brunch, in my opinion, is superior largely because I have a few extra hours to …

Here's How to Prep and Store Oatmeal for the Week

<b>Collect your jars and other equipment.</b> I like pint-sized jars for this, as they allow a little more room for adding nuts, raisins, and milk later. …

Breakfast