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8 Questions to Ask Yourself to Help You Declutter<p>8 Questions to Ask Yourself to Help You Declutter<p>See more<p>Shock Treatment Declutter Method: A Crash …

Stunned by Yosemite: A trip that will make you feel alive

Our blogger shares her experience of Yosemite, which turns 125 this year.<p>The national parks have been called "America's Best Idea" by plenty of …

Kylene Beers’s Belief in Teachers, Not Tests at Teacher’s College 88th Saturday Reunion

During the 88th Saturday Reunion Weekend at Teacher’s College in NYC (3/28/15), author and educator Kylene Beers delivered three professional …

A Better Way to Design Multiple Choice Tests

Research<p>A Better Way to Design Multiple Choice Tests<p>By Eric Horowitz     Mar 23, 2015<p>Flickr user stevendepolo<p>Related Stories<p>The Maps for Learning …

The Learning and Forgetting Curve: How to Make eLearning Memorable - e-Learning Feeds

You haven’t had a good night’s sleep in a while. You try to sleep a constant eight (or six) hours, only to feel deprived (“I slept for only four …

Imagistory- Awesome Digital Storytelling App for Kids

January, 2015<br>Imagistory is a creative storytelling app which uses wordless picture books. The idea behind the wordless books is that kids get to be …

Education Technology

The Ultimate Simplicity

A Vermont farmhouse becomes an oasis of comfort and tranquillity in the hands of designer Susan Tully.<p>A Vermont farmhouse becomes an oasis of comfort and tranquillity in the hands of designer Susan Tully.

Interior Design

4 Tips for Organizing Your Home for the Holidays

Before you go into full-on decorating mode, take some time to clear out the clutter. This article originally appeared on HouseBeautiful.com.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><i>This piece is excerpted from Staci Giordullo's article for Angie's List. Visit</i> <i>Angie's List</i> <i>for more consumer advice on everything from home repair</i> …

Minimalism

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My Top 10 Tips for a Brand New Photographer, From a Slightly-Not-So Brand New One

Hello. My name’s Tom. After two years of tinkering around with DSLR photography, I believe that I may have passed an important milestone and …

Roadie tunes your guitar for you, tells you when your strings are about to break (hands-on)

Unless you've traded your guitar strings for an axe-shaped MIDI controller, tuning your guitar is probably one of those chores you've just learned to deal with. It's hardly the bane of any guitarist's existence, but sometimes it seems like there could just be a faster, more brainless way to get …

34 Window Treatment Ideas That'll Dramatically Improve Your View

Bonus: Some styles make your windows look bigger, too.<p>Window treatments are a seriously important — and often overlooked — part of a room. They can be functional, purely decor, or strike a balance between the two, depending on your space and the amount of natural light you receive. Whether it's …

Interior Design

30 White Rooms That Feel Like a Dream

It's the it-color right now, plain and simple.<p>White walls always look clean and classic. Pair them with white furnishings and accessories and you've got an immaculate bathroom, an elegant bedroom or one of these other stunning spaces that prove white is underrated.

Interior Design

Seven facts you should know about new Common Core tests

The Common Core State Standards now being implemented in most states and the District of Columbia will soon be accompanied by new standardized tests being developed by two multi-state consortia — the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) and the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for …

Are we teaching kids to hate reading? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

OK, the statistics in the graphic above may be questionable (Robert Brewer is a pastor at a Texas church and the Jenkins Group (a "custom" book …

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MOOC Madness Continues: Coursera Raises $43M

Coursera, which launched just over a year ago to provide massive open online courses, is riding the wave of online education excitement to a …

iwaku Is A Connected Wake-Up Light That Can Sync With Sleep Cycle Apps To Rise You Right

The marriage of hardware and software is giving rise to a plethora of connected gadgets that can be controlled via your smartphone. Which of course beats the fiddly proprietary menu interfaces gadget lovers used to have to put up with. Here’s the latest connected gizmo hoping to find its way into …

Groopic For iPhone Mashes Up Group Photos To Include The Missing Photographers

One of the more amazing things about our smartphones is that they don’t just put the capabilities of computers and cameras into small, portable form factors, they also leverage the combination of being both these things to give ordinary users the access to tools that previously required advanced …

Clasp Lenscap Concept by Hrishikesh Kogje

There is a rule followed by photographers: ‘Always keep the lenscap in the right back pocket’!. The reason is that they keep losing the lenscap every …

Sustainable 1-Person Getaway: Not for the Claustrophobic

There is almost no one in the world who hasn’t wished for a place of complete solitude, where we can get away and be entirely on our own. Italian …

Workstations Designed For Collaboration, Modeled On Friendly Neighborhoods

New from Industrial Facility, Locale conjures the spirit of a lively, condensed neighborhood, rather than a sea of generic desks.<p>“We have recently seen many offices that try to evoke a kind of forced playfulness,” says Sam Hecht, founder of London-based Industrial Facility. “Slides, chill-out …

Workstations