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11 Back-to-School Recipes Your Kids Will Really Love

From healthy after-school snacks to easy sandwich makeovers, these fun foods will please even the pickiest eaters

Mermaid blankets + shark blankets: Awesome!

Summer may be ending but that doesn’t mean that mermaid season is over, at least if you have some mermaid-fanatic kids in your life like I do. So …

Personalized Starbucks coffee cup: What a teacher's gift!

Believe it or not, the clock is already ticking for custom teacher gifts. School is ending within weeks for some kids (gah!) and, for better or for …

7 Types of Tech all High School Students Should Use this Year

This article was written specifically for high school students and those who teach them. Teachers, you should not be solely teaching students the …

Education Technology

15 Questions To Ask Your Kids To Help Them Have Good Mindsets

As a loving parent, it is important to instill in your kids the right mindset and attitude. Both determine how your child interprets the world. And …

Problem-based Learning Explained for Teachers + 6 Great Books to Read

July 12, 2015<br>Problem based learning ( PBL) is a teaching strategy that involves the minimum amount of direct and formal instruction characteristic of …

From the Classroom to Consultant in 6 Smart Steps

Learning Strategies<p>From the Classroom to Consultant in 6 Smart Steps<p>sponsored content from Capella University<p>By Carolyn Fruin     Jul 19, 2015<p>I hear …

Education Technology

10 tourist traps you should avoid in Italy — and where to go instead

But Italy is big, and it can be overwhelming for first timers, who inevitably, bowled over by choice, fall into overpriced tourist traps.<p>Here are the places you should avoid, and the often cheaper, always more authentic alternatives you should hit instead.<p>If we told you to go see a tilting old …

Italy

What’s the Deal With Strobing? A Makeup Artist Tells All

Move over, contour—there’s a new makeup trend in town. By now, you’ve heard (and maybe seen) the “strobing” trend all over the Internet. But you …

What are the best autobiographies for children and teenagers?

From the inspiring story of Malala Yousafzai to Bear Grylls’ tale of mud, sweat and tears, the book doctor recommends the best real life stories<p>I am looking for an interesting read this summer. I’m into autobiographies at the moment and have just finished a book about the biggest dog in the world. …

Books

Why 'Baking' Your Make-Up is The Smartest Thing For Your Face

Health & Beauty<p>Posted on <b>July 03, 2015</b><p>'Baking' your makeup is the new trend in Hollywood and Kim Kardashian is no doubt a big fan.<p>Last nights glam in …

Free Books: Legal Sites To Download Literature

Some of the world’s finest literature is at your fingertips. Literally – and for FREE! Between independent authors and classic works of Bronte, with …

Argument Writing: Murder mystery scenarios aid in explaining evidence

Lunchroom Murder<p><i>Who killed Fannin?</i><p>Engaging students in authentic real-life challenges is very difficult for many educators, but it is vital to …

5 Peer Conferencing Strategies That Actually Work

<b>Neon Revision</b><p>Many kids don’t know what or where to mark when reading another student’s work. Neon revision is an approach that can really help. …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

12 cool things you can do with Apple TV

Apple has added a bunch of new channels to Apple TV over the years like HBO GO, Hulu, Disney, and a lot more.<p>But that's not all the Apple TV can do.<p>We put together 12 tips for your Apple TV that will open it up to more content, stream video more reliably, and let you control it all with your phone.

Smart TV

Top 10 Conversations at PBL World Focus on Students, Learning

Yesterday at PBL World, a project-based learning conference hosted by Buck Institute for Education, we heard many interesting conversations that …

17 Books for Teachers' Summer Reading Lists | Teach For America

Anyone who says teachers have summers off has probably never met a teacher. While their work year is technically September to June (or August to May …

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …

Apps

Man Gets The Shock Of His Life After Reading His Wife’s Diary This Is Priceless

Teas for Weight Loss That Combat Stress

A recent study at Penn State found that people who react badly to stressful situations have increased levels of inflammation in their bodies—and …

16 Crazy-Awesome Examples Of Eyeshadow Art

Proof that makeup is artistry.

32 Enthralling Summer Reading Books For Kids Of All Ages

Summer break is upon us! Your kids can't wait to hit the pool, hang with friends or escape to camp. You're worried they'll forget how to read -- the dreaded "summer slide" looms in your mind -- so you look around for something to throw in the swim bag or camp suitcase.<p>But what's that you say? The …

Books

7 free tools for anyone who wants to become a better writer

The awesome (and scary) thing about being a writer is that you can always improve. It's why people can sit on a draft for weeks — every time they …

The Ultimate Guide to Books for Reluctant Readers Ages 12 to 13

Follow us on Instagram!<p>Here in New York City, I’ve observed a distinct mood change around the schoolyards. Decibel levels have crept into the danger …

Books

20 Books You Can’t Put Down For Summer Reading

What makes you feel like it’s really summer?For me, it’s a week at the beach with a beach chair, umbrella, a cooler full of drinks, and my Kindle …

Kindle

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.

60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom

<b>60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>Google Classroom is quietly becoming the most powerful tool in education technology.It may …

Education Technology

10 Online Tools to Upgrade Students’ Essay Writing Skills

As an educator, you have the noble duty of awakening your students’ potential to express their arguments through the structured form of academic …

Creative Writing