Mat Herrman

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Survey: Colleges aren’t preparing graduates for jobs

Nearly two-thirds of Americans think the higher education system is doing only a fair or poor job of preparing graduates for the workforce, according …

How to Trust Your Students

Teachers <i>can</i> break this cycle with trust, even if it means risking that students will betray your faith in them. You have to make yourself vulnerable; …

Nike Free Flyknit 5.0 HTM SP

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>3<p>3<p>SHARES<p>Nearly a year after the launch of the Nike Lunar Flyknit Chukka HTM, the creative collective known …

RT @jselingo: And here are 8 common barriers to graduating. #higherednext http://t.co/KAKJUR4sM8

If you have books, but you don't have a bookcase or a shelf, try this.

Since it's not the end of the world yet, here are cool watches we want for ourselves.

Because we know you need one.

When it comes to buying shoes, never sacrifice fit and comfort and always invest in quality. Check out this guide on men's footwear you can add to your collection.

Do you agree with this style quote from Paul Smith?

7 Tips for Better Classroom Management

Our students <i>know</i> how we feel about them. If we don't like them -- or if we see them as a behavior problem -- they know it. Even if we don't say it, …

The 10 Most Popular Teacher Tools Being Used This Year

<i>This image shows absolutely no teacher tools. Aside from that pencil maybe. But seriously, that says a lot about how far we’ve come!</i><p>The school year …

Why Eastern And Western Cultures Tackle Learning Differently

For the most part in American culture, intellectual struggle in school children is seen as an indicator of weakness, while in Eastern cultures it is not only tolerated, it is often used to measure emotional strength. (This piece initially aired on Nov. 12, 2012 on <i>Morning Edition</i>.)<p>Transcript<p>STEVE …

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Scientific research has provided us with a number of ways to get the learning juices flowing, none of which involve paying money for good grades. And …

Choosing to teach? Make a long-term commitment.

<i>September 9, 2013</i><p><i>Recently, The New York Times published an article by Motoko Rich titled At Charter Schools, Short Careers by Choice. Below, is a</i> …

An Annotated List of Flipped Class Tools and Resources

Flipped Class Tool and Resource List from Turn to Your Neighbor<p>We will keep a (clearly very incomplete) list of tools and resources we use and/or …

Five Things I've Learned

When education and community are unified, we create a much more comprehensive sense of what it means to be a fully integrated and productive member …

High School

OpenStax

Using Files to Keep Magazines Under Control: If It Doesn't Fit, Get Rid Of It

We have developed a bit of a magazine situation around here: the little one gets <i>National Geographic Kids</i> and <i>LEGO Magazine</i> (a freebie that I signed …

Apartment Essentials: 5 Items to Carry From Your First Apartment To Your Last

If you're in the market for your first apartment, chances are you don't have a lot of cash to throw around. But remember, kids, buying the cheapest …

How Do You See Color? 5 Fun Online Color Quizzes

Have a few minutes? Here are a few quick tests, ranging from silly to useful, all about you and color.<p><b>1. Color Vision Deficiency Test</b><br>Ever worry that …

The Portland Press: A French Press in a Jar – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

The Portland Press is a beautiful and responsible new approach to manufacturing a coffee brewing staple—the French press. This is the first product …

Caffeination: A Coffee Road Trip Miniseries – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

A new video miniseries was just launched by The Pancake Epidemic, the Los Angeles-based division of a marketing something or another, that chronicles …

Coffee

IIP Publications

Defeat AIDS, TB and Malaria

<b>Be the Generation to Defeat AIDS, TB and Malaria!</b><br>The Global Fund – leading the fight against these three deadly diseases – is the world’s war chest …

Loose leaf tea, Teavana® tea and more

Explore the menu<p>From tea lattes to iced teas to perfectly brewed cups, discover the breadth of handcrafted teas that Starbucks offers <br>Find your …