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Full version of AutoDesk’s SketchBook app for iOS, Mac, Android & Windows is now FREE

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today, the folks over at AutoDesk have announced that the full version of its SketchBook app for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows …

Autodesk

Building Thinking Skills to Help Students Access Their Best Work

Urban Maker Assembly Academy serves students from all over New York City, many of whom come in behind grade level. The school uses a mastery-based …

Pedagogy

Lesson Plan: Note-Taking Skills

The Long and Short of It:<br>Summarizing Important Details<p>Subjects<p>Language Arts (Study Skills)<i><br>Note: This activity can be used with a selection from</i> …

Teaching

What Trump’s address sounded like in eight American living rooms

In Milwaukee, a retired factory worker sipping coffee in his burgundy recliner cheered as President Trump promised in his State of the Union address to build new roads, bridges, waterways and other infrastructure improvements.<p>In New Jersey, a Democrat-turned-Trump-voter whose 26-year-old son died …

U.S. Politics

50 ways to use Book Creator in your classroom - Book Creator app

Created by teachers, for teachers<p>Each idea in the book has been tried and tested in real-world classrooms, by teachers from around the world. Thanks …

Handy

Animation Apps for iPad

You are using an <b>outdated</b> browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.<p>Bring Your Drawings to Life with Animation Apps for …

Thanks for Nothing, White Voters

White women voted for Roy Moore, as they did for Trump. Same with white men. Why is this still surprising?<p>In 2016, white women voted for Trump. In …

Full Employment: Are We There Yet?

Today's Planet Money indicator is 4.55 percent. The Federal Reserve said just this afternoon that the American economy is at full employment when the unemployment rate is 4.55 percent.<p>The Fed updates this estimate every few months. And for years, it's been getting the number wrong.<p>Today on the …

Full Employment

You Learn One of These 5 Ways (Infographic) | Inc.com

"Work hard" is such bland, blanket advice because the definition varies greatly depending on the person. Setting goals may be easy for you, but emotional intelligence a struggle. Where you have your challenges really depends on who you are and, in a broader sense, how you take in the world.<p>It is …

Learning

The Supreme Court Is Allergic To Math

The Supreme Court does not compute. Or at least some of its members would rather not. The justices, the most powerful jurists in the land, seem to …

Ginsburg Slaps Gorsuch in Gerrymandering Case

Toward the end of the Supreme Court’s argument in Gill v. Whitford, about the future of partisan gerrymandering, there was a revealing moment about the place of the newest Justice in the esteem of at least one of his peers. In less than a year, Neil Gorsuch has dominated oral arguments, lectured …

What Justice Kennedy’s Silence Means For The Future Of Gerrymandering

By not opening his mouth, Justice Anthony Kennedy may have tipped his hand in one of the biggest Supreme Court cases of the year. If history is any …

Paul Ryan's Six Big Mistakes

He's been laying the groundwork for his current predicament since 2011.<p>Things aren't exactly going well for Speaker Paul Ryan. The Republican legislative agenda, which is largely his legislative agenda, seems to be going nowhere. Tax cuts, redesigning Medicaid, redesigning Medicare, repealing and …

Health Care

Should a Judge's Nomination Be Derailed by Her Faith?

During a recent hearing, Democratic senators pushed an appellate-court nominee to explain how her religious beliefs would affect her legal decisions.<p>Dianne Feinstein sat alongside other senators at a hearing on Wednesday and questioned two federal appellate-court nominees. She was particularly …

Rhode Island

Can game theory end world conflict?

Robert J. Aumann isn’t only famous for his long white beard and deep sense of wisdom. He’s also renowned for a string of controversies. On one hand, …

Nobel Prize

The First White President

The foundation of Donald Trump’s presidency is the negation of Barack Obama’s legacy.<p><b>It is insufficient</b> <b>to state</b> the obvious of Donald Trump: that he is a white man who would not be president were it not for this fact. With one immediate exception, Trump’s predecessors made their way to high office …

Black Voters

This voting reform solves 2 of America’s biggest political problems

“Proportional” voting would reduce party polarization and the number of wasted votes.<p><i>This piece was first published April. In June, Rep. Don Beyer (D-VA) introduced the</i> <i>Fair Representation Act</i><i>, which would implement the reforms Lee Drutman proposes here.</i><p>Back in October, Alec MacGillis penned a …

Gorsuch, in Sign of Independence, Is Out of Supreme Court’s Clerical Pool

WASHINGTON — In an early sign of Justice Neil M. Gorsuch’s independence and work ethic, he has decided not to join a labor pool at the Supreme Court in which justices share their law clerks in an effort to streamline decisions about which cases to hear.<p>Justice Gorsuch joined the court last month. …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Time-lapse Draw then Animate

One of the ways I love to integrate technology is by extending physical art creation with a digital element. This idea relies heavily on both …

Drawing

9 Google Docs Hacks You’re Missing Out On

From making your own signature to sending a fax.<p>When it comes to writing and editing, Google Docs has transformed the way we can collaborate and …

Best Keyboard Cases for iPad Pro (10.5)

What are the best keyboard options for the 10.5 iPad Pro?The 10.5 iPad Pro is the Goldilocks of iPad tablets: Not too big, not too small. It packs …

IPad Pro

iPad Pro 10.5 Back Cover Cases that Work with Apple's Smart Cover

Are you looking for an iPad Pro 10.5 case that works effortlessly with Apple's Smart cover? Never fear, we have you covered with these awesome back …

Operating Systems

How the Right Gets Reagan Wrong

And what will happen if they don't start getting him right.<p>For nearly 30 years, the Republican Party has increasingly resembled a religion, with Ronald Reagan as its deity. Party leaders endlessly quote him, and every GOP presidential nominee until Donald Trump ran on a platform they thought was …

Republicans

All the keyboard shortcuts you’ll ever need for Safari on iPad

Safari on the Mac is almost entirely controllable by the keyboard. You can open tabs, navigate forms on the page, and search through pages. And even if there’s no built-in shortcut, the Mac lets you add custom shortcuts to any menu item. The iPad isn’t quite so well-served, but you’d be surprised …

Export Quizzes from Google Docs to Google Forms with Formenate

We have found an add-on that can help alleviate some of the time it takes to create surveys or quizzes. Although in its current form, it does not …

The Concepts Sketchnoting Toolbox

Visual communication has become popular — we use emojis to express our moods and images to share our experiences, while our thousands of little text …

Clinton’s Ground Game Didn’t Cost Her The Election

Reporters gave Clinton’s field operation too much credit before. Now it’s getting too much blame.<p><i>This is the seventh article in a series that reviews</i> …

How To Quickly Lock Your Mac From the Keyboard

When you walk away from your desk for a restroom break, lunch, or another reason, you run the risk of prying eyes viewing your work and personal …

Sen. Leahy: U.S. Senate is 'Breaking and Can Be Repaired'

Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) joins MTP Daily to discuss dysfunction on the Hill and how Democrats will respond to Trump's SCOTUS nominee, Neil Gorsuch.

Linea app Review: Iconfactory blesses the iPad Pro

While most apps made for artwork and design for the iPad in this post-Apple-Pencil world have been thick with options, Linea is about the basics. The …

Apps