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6 Great Tools to Create Educational Flyers and Posters for Your Class

February 22, 2015<br>Earlier this week we received a request to post about digital flyer making tools. Below some of the best options we would recommend …

Why parents should stop helping their kids with homework

Homework is the cause of many suburban screaming matches and thousands of grey hairs. Many parents feel like they’re going through school a second …

New SAT, New Problems

The questions, particularly those in the math sections, could put certain students at a disadvantage.<p>In his announcement last spring that a new version of the SAT would be launched in 2016, The College Board President David Coleman drew on a favorite buzzword: opportunity.<p>In his speech, Coleman …

Education

Are You A Whole Teacher? A Self-Assessment To Understand

<b>Are You A Whole Teacher? A Self-Assessment To Understand</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>Whole Child Learning is a thing; Whole Teaching should be a thing too, …

52 Education Blogs You Should Follow

If you are a teacher, student, parent, or administrator, you should be following education blogs. Why? Simply because blogs are an ever-increasing …

What speaking two languages does to the brain

There is increasing evidence that bilingualism can affect how the brain works. Older, lifelong bilinguals have demonstrated better cognitive skills …

Almonds Can Reduce Belly Fat, Study Finds

Snacking on almonds may possibly be one of the best choices you can make.<p>According to the results of a new study, choosing almonds as opposed to carbs like white bread or muffins, may reduce the risk of heart disease by decreasing belly fat, the dangerous type of fat that can encircle our organs. …

Nutrition

FlipQuiz- A Good Tool to Create Gameshow-style Quizzes in Class

January 12, 2015<br>A few days ago I shared here a visual guide on how to create a quiz show on Google Drive and today I am introducing you to another …

The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking

<b>The Question Game</b><p>by <b>Sophie Wrobel</b>, <i>geist.avesophos.de</i><p>The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking<p><i>Big idea: Teaching kids to ask smart</i> …

Duolingo For Schools Is Free, And It May Change The EdTech Market

Duolingo for schools offers a window into the future of education technology. It shows us how interactive digital technologies can be used to create a more equitable educational landscape, not just in the U.S., but globally. It reminds us why we all bought into these networked technologies in the …

Language Learning

Workout Posters

Items 1 to 12 of 19 total<p>Showper page<p><b>Page:</b><p>1<p>Sort By<p>Fitness buffs who have a facility or home gym will find this <b>Abdominal Workout Poster</b> a fundamental …

Fit treats and delish eats

I wish I could love something else like my friends and colleagues but I’m hopelessly in love with cooking! Even at the tender age of eight, I knew I …

10 of the best new active trips

Aiming for healthier, more active travels in 2015? Then you need one of these energetic trips!<p>1. Pedal with the kids, Vietnam<p><b>Families Worldwide <br>When?</b> …

Joseph Stiglitz: Thomas Piketty gets income inequality wrong

The famed economist reveals the real reason the rich are getting richer — and what it means for the rest of us<p><i>Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz has been writing about America’s economically divided society since the 1960s. His recent book,</i>The Price of Inequality<i>, argues that this division is holding</i> …

The Real Story of How America Became an Economic Superpower

Adam Tooze's study of the two world wars traces a new history of the 20th century.<p>Very rarely, you read a book that inspires you to see a familiar story in an entirely different way. So it was with Adam Tooze’s astonishing economic history of World War II, <i>The Wages of Destruction</i>. And so it is …

27 Brussels Sprouts Recipes for Roasts, Sautés, Kimchi, Salads, and More

Here are 27 of our favorite recipes to cook Brussels sprouts—and not just as a side dish.<p>Brussels sprouts—those little cabbage-looking things—are way more than just a side-dish. You can pickle them into a spicy kimchi, bake them on top of a pizza, shred them into salads, and toss them into pasta. …