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Ecommerce & Blogging Made Easy

86 responsesBlogging13 min read<p>The following guide will teach you how to easily create a blog on your own. You may not be aware of it, but I have …

eCommerce

Why do identical twins end up having such different lives?

Barbara Oliver has had an intriguing relationship with her identical twin sister, Christine, over the decades. Throughout their childhoods, they were …

Critical Thinking From The Ground Up

<b>Critical Thinking From The Ground Up</b><p>by <b>John Jensen</b><p>Images of critical thinking in full bloom abound—teams in furious concentration to send rockets to …

Al-Qaeda

Graphic: Helping Students See Themselves As Learners

<b>Graphic: Helping Students See Themselves As Learners</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>How does that student see him or herself–as a student? As a learner?<p>How we …

Pedagogy

How to Quickly Transfer Ownership of Documents in Google Drive

When the end of school year arrives there will be teachers and administrators who leave one school to go to another. Especially at the administrative …

VideoNotes - A Great Tool for Taking Notes While Watching Academic Videos

VideoNotes is a neat new tool for taking notes while watching videos. VideoNotes allows you to load any YouTube video on the left side of your screen …

Social and emotional learning gaining new focus under Common Core

SACRAMENTO – School is nothing if not an intensely social experience, which is why teacher Michelle Flores posed this question to 24 third graders at …

Cloning technique produces human stem cells for the first time

Researchers say they have finally managed to use cloning technology to make human embryos and grow stem cells from them in the hopes of making perfectly matched grow-your-own tissue transplants.<p>They used a human egg cell and parts of a human skin cell to grow a very early human embryo, then …

dotEPUB - Convert Any Webpage into an ePub Document

dotEPUB is a free service that allows you to convert the content of a webpage into an ePub format to read on your tablet, phone, or other ereader …

The Complete Guide To Twitter Hashtags For Education

<b>What is a hashtag?</b><p>A word or phrase preceded by a “#.”<p><b>How do hashtags work?</b><p>Twitter can be a busy place with <i>lots</i> of tweets–and thus lots of “noise.”<p>A …

13 Of The Best Tools To Create Infographics

For better or for worse, visual information is the new internet, and infographics are pioneers in mashing information and images together in a way …

DNA Face Sculptures -- BiDiPi #33

5 Excellent Educational Activities Developed by @RusselTarr

Over the weekend Russel Tarr who has developed many excellent, engaging tools for teaching history was the subject of an unprovoked and unfair attack …

The Ten Blogs I Read First

I've published lists like these in the past. The last time I did was last summer. Someone just emailed me asking for a list of the blogs that I read …

Biofuels and bioprospecting for beginners - Craig A. Kohn

Ten Good Video Sources for Science Students and Teachers

One of the great things about teaching today is the wealth of educational videos that are available on the web. No longer do we have to flip through …

Tim Ferriss Shares How to Master Any Skill by Deconstructing It

Tim Ferriss, the guy behind The 4 Hour Work Week, The 4 Hour Body and The 4 Hour Chef, took the stage at TNW Conference in Amsterdam to discuss how you can master almost any skill through the process of deconstructing it.<p>In case you haven’t heard of Ferriss, he has essentially turned himself into a …

5 ways to use Pinterest as a creation tool for learning

As I looked into using Pinterest as an educator tool, I found that most people I asked were using it more as a consumption or curation tool. (See the …

Me, Me, Me: People Who Overuse The First-Person Singular Are More Depressed

A new study links first-person singular pronouns to relationship problems and higher rates of depression.<p>Researchers in Germany have found that people who frequently use first-person singular words like "I," "me," and "myself," are more likely to be depressed and have more interpersonal problems …

With Over 15M Sites Built, Weebly Launches New Planner And Mobile Editor, Brings Website Creation Service To Android

In this day and age, if you own a small business, you need a web (and mobile) presence. It’s just the way it is. Some might opt just to go for a social media approach, a Twitter account and a Facebook page, but the likelihood is that you want something a little more flexible, high-quality and …