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Describing Words Finds Adjectives For the Noun You're Writing About

When you’re writing, adjectives give you the most flexibility to create a vivid picture. It’s also easy to slip into a cliche series of mundane, …

When Finnish Teachers Work in America’s Public Schools

There are more restrictions to professional freedom in the United States, and the educators find the school day overly rigid.<p>“I have been very tired—more tired and confused than I have ever been in my life,” Kristiina Chartouni, a veteran Finnish educator who began teaching American high-school …

Education

17 things you should never put on your CV

Hiring managers receive dozens — sometimes hundreds — of CVs for any given opening.<p>They don’t have the time or resources to review each one closely, …

Employment

Chance the Rapper and The Social Experiment premiere new song “Lady Friend” — listen

If you’re still assembling tonight’s Valentine’s playlist, here’s something to break up that block of Al Green: Chance the Rapper and his band The …

The Best Crockpot BBQ Chicken

This is going to be the <i>easiest</i> BBQ chicken you have ever made.<p>I’m not joking… this <b>really is</b> going to be the easiest BBQ chicken you have ever made. …

Bertrand Russell on Immortality, Why Religion Exists, and What “The Good Life” Really Means

“There are forces making for happiness, and forces making for misery. We do not know which will prevail, but to act wisely we must be aware of both.”<p><b>Bertrand Russell</b> (May 18, 1872–February 2, 1970) is one of humanity’s most grounding yet elevating thinkers, his writing at once lucid and luminous. …

Bertrand Russell

Educational Technology Journals

For the past 13 years, Ron has worked at the Kent Intermediate School District and Kent Career Technical Center both teaching in the classroom and …

Five Best File Encryption Tools

Keeping your personal data safe doesn't have to be difficult—as long as you keep the sensitive stuff encrypted and under your control. That's why …

The best laptops

If you’re looking to buy a laptop right now, the answer is Dell’s XPS 13. It’s light, portable, powerful, beautiful, and reasonably affordable — …

Computer Hardware

Backpacking Checklist

This page includes all the gear you need for a backpacking trip. It may intimidate you (and your wallet) but don't worry: you likely need less than …

Personal Finance

Why We Rent: Unexpected Lessons About Home Ownership

<i>Guest post from Kaly Sullivan</i><p>It was 2004 and the housing market was hot. Everyone around us was buying. People were making money buying a home and …

The Simple Things I Do To Promote Brain-Based Learning In My Classroom

When I began incorporating basic instruction about the brain into my classes and teaching simple activities to improve brain processing, students not …

Smoking Food - How to Smoke Food

The importance of the water pan<p>Most dedicated smokers have a water pan built in. For smoking on a kettle grill, it’s important that you add a foil …

BBQ

8 Time Wasters That Hold Us Back (And What To Do Instead)

If we are honest with ourselves, we’ll admit that we hold ourselves back. We can blame our past, our parents, we can even blame our pets for the …

Useful Books for Principals and Teachers Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on February 7, 2015<p>As educators work to maintain New Year’s resolutions, this resource will provide them with the support they need to improve …

This Downloader For iPhone Lets You Download SoundCloud Music For Offline Playback

Downloading SoundCloud music for playback offline is now nice and easy with Sound Downloader.<p>While SoundCloud might not be able to truly compete with …

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21 Five-Ingredient Crock Pot Recipes

Using a slow cooker isn't as much of a short cut when the recipe calls for sixteen ingredients you don't have.