Laura Herrell

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Frieze's New "Fun-House" Maze is Filled with Puzzles and Obstacles

The contemporary art fair Freize New York opened to VIPs and collectors today, May 13, at Randall's Island and it's the first day people have been experiencing an intriguing installation. <i>Tribute to Flux-Labyrinth 1976/2015</i> is a 200-foot-long one-way maze of narrow corridors and rooms where visitors …

The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources

<b>Digital Wish Lesson Plan Grants</b><br>Deadline: Rolling; 15th of every month<br>Have an innovative technology-based lesson plan you want to share? Submit your …

Up the Down Staircase

The recent news that Bel Kaufman died at the age of 103 prompted me to reread her classic tale of a young teacher, fresh from her master's in English literature, arriving at a New York City high school only to find out just how chaotic, disorganized, and discouraging life in a badly run bureaucracy …

Beyond Worksheets, A True Expression of Student Learning

This constructivist approach, as outlined by Dennis Jonassen in his <i>8 Characteristics of Constructivist Learning</i>, values hands-on and experiential …

Go College! Now

The Education Trust

Last week, Sen. Brian Schatz of Hawaii introduced the Debt…<p>Let’s be honest: There has been a lot of…<p>As the mother of a Black 8-year-old boy…<p>For …

Become The Change: Closing Gaps in Opportunity and Achievement

Join the fight against extreme poverty

<b>Films are great. They can capture your imagination and educate you about issues you might not know much about. But the best thing about films is that</b> …