Mike Slys

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How damaged is your DNA? Exogen clears $40K for its ‘citizen science’ campaign (exclusive)

Like colored hair or brittle bones, your DNA is prone to damage.<p>The integrity of your DNA is constantly under assault from the environment, industrial chemicals, ultraviolet light, ionizing radiation and other extraneous dangers. This resulting damage can lead to mutation and a variety of diseases, …

News Literacy: Critical-Thinking Skills for the 21st Century

How can these coexist? How can students be so technologically savvy while also displaying their lack of basic skills for navigating the digital world?<p>…

9 Life Lessons Everyone Can Learn From These Beloved Classic Children's Books

Our very favorite children's books left an irreversible impression on our childhoods and on our lives. Some of our most cherished storybook characters are so real and palpable in our memory that it feels as if we were introduced to them yesterday. Beyond being gloriously entertaining though, the …

Student-Based Budgeting: Is it Right for Your District? | Education Resource Strategies

Student-Based Budgeting (SBB), a.k.a. Weighted Student Funding or Fair Student Funding, continues to gain traction across the country in systems from …