Laura Leis

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Recipe: Slow Cooker Lemon-Garlic Chicken Breast

Slow Cooker Lemon-Garlic Chicken Breast<p>Serves 4<p>1 tablespoon olive oil <br>4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (about 2 pounds total) <br>1/2 teaspoon kosher …

Recipes

Best Ever Cheesecake Cookies

Cheesecake Cookies are one of my favorite cookie recipes. They are so good!. Here’s for you the deliciously awesome Cheesecake Cookies which are so …

29 Days Of Easy Weeknight Meals Straight From Busy Millennial Women

January is the month of resolutions. After the holidays are over, we're apparently supposed to get our shit together start the new year off with …

14 Truly Beginner Exercises That Every Newbie Should Try — No Equipment Needed

Beginning your fitness journey and have no idea where to start? We gotchu. These truly beginner moves will allow you to build strength and create a mind-body connection while you get comfortable with exercise. No dumbbells or fancy machines required: just you, your bodyweight, and a little space to …

Yoga

10 ways we’re making Classroom and Forms easier for teachers this school year

Education Technology

Graphic Shows the House Plants That Naturally Clean the Air in Your Home, According to a NASA Study

This is a quick public service announcement. If you believe in science and facts, read on.<p>Back in the 1980s, NASA published a research report called …

Homepage

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Privacy

21 Little Changes That'll Make Your Space So Much Homier

Small, easy changes...big results.

Home Decorating

We’re not sure why anyone would own an Apple Watch without this awesome accessory

The Apple Watch charger situation is a pretty solid bit of irony, wouldn’t you say? People have been complaining for years that the charging cord …

Classroom Rules Minions Video

• This Minions Classroom Rules video currently has 2,041,332 views on YouTube <br>• Use this video to introduce, discuss and develop a set of class rules …

Brazil

This Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken Is Better than Takeout

When a craving for cashew chicken hits, you probably call for takeout from your favorite Chinese restaurant. But ordering in all the time can get …

Surprisingly Light Slow Cooker Recipes for Spring

Slow Cooker Zoodles with Meat Sauce<p>1 of 10<p>There are only three basic ingredients: zucchini, meat, and marinara sauce. After that, add whatever …

Using Google AutoDraw for Sketchnotes, Infographics, Drawings, and More

A while back, Google launched a fun tool called "<b>Quick Draw</b>" where you drew pictures on your computer or device, and <b>Google's AI</b> tried to guess what …

Watching magnets morph liquid rocket fuel is hypnotically beautiful

This liquid rocket fuel becomes magnetised when near a magnetic field. So it dances and morphs when magnets are moved around it.<p>It is called ferrofluid and it was invented by NASA's Steve Papell to be a rocket fuel that could work in zero gravity due to its magnetic qualities.<p>Magnet Expert Ltd …

Magnetism

15 Incredible, Edible Egg Salad Recipes

You put SOOOOO much creativity into making beautiful Easter eggs each year, only to toss the whole bunch after the holiday. But here’s a food *reuse* idea that’s as green as spring. Store the eggs properly and you’ve got a real jump-start on delicious hard-boiled egg recipes. Everyone loves deviled …

Breakfast

26 Foods All Midwesterners Grew Up With

Which ones are the best?

12 Kid-Friendly Snack Recipes For After-School Munchies

Kids often need an energy boost after a long day in the classroom. Instead of processed snacks and junk foods, satisfy after-school munchies with one of these homemade snacks. Most of them are easy enough for the kids to make themselves!<p>1. Chewy Chocolate Chip Granola Bars<p>Granola bars are a staple …

5 Videos to Cultivate Empathy in Students

<i>This blog post is part of the</i> <i>CM Rubin World Global Search for Education</i> <i>which poses a question each month to</i> <i>leading educators</i> <i>for reflection and</i> …

5 Tech Tools to Try in 2017 with Jennifer Gonzalez

<i>10MT | 10-Minute Teacher Interview with Jennifer Gonzalez</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Technology …

Education Technology

'Scratch Coding Cards' Make It Easy to Pick up Programming

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>What if you’ve never stepped foot in a computer science class, but you want your child to know how to code? It can be …

Clockwise

A Look Back: “Here’s How My Students Taught Their Classmates A Social Studies Unit – Handouts Included”

<b>In February, this blog will be celebrating its ten-year anniversary! Leading up to it, I’m re-starting a series I tried to do in the past called “A</b> …

Teaching

12 Things Every 'Type A' Person Wants You To Know

Robert Frost once said, "The brain is a wonderful organ; it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office." He certainly wasn't thinking about Type A people when he said that. They barrel into the office like they're racing for a pot of gold, …

Toontastic 3D: New and free from Google Education

Check out Toontastic 3D, a wonderful, free, open-ended digital storytelling app just launched by Google Education for tablet, phone and …

School Libraries

11 Winter Soups That Warm The Soul

Warm your body and soothe your spirit with a steaming bowl of soup or stew. From Thai Chicken and Rice Noodle Soup to Pasta e Fagioli, these recipes will have you satisfied and snug as a bug on the coldest winter days.<p><b>1. Thai Chicken and Rice Noodle Soup</b><p>Made with rotisserie chicken and Asian pantry …

10 Sites Teachers Really Love

10 Sites <i>Teachers</i>Really Love (Sorry Admins)<br>Though it’s the administrators’ job to steer the ship with regards to technology use in school, every …

Education Technology

7 Apps for Working with Special Needs Students

By: Jana Rooheart. Digital tools can be very helpful in bridging developmental gaps; these apps can help you tailor your curriculum to your special …

Teaching

Visiting U.S. National Parks Will Be Free On These 10 Days in 2017

Starting next weekend with Martin Luther King Jr. Day.<p>Is one of your New Year's resolutions to go on a road trip? Or maybe visit a national park you've never heard of? Here's a little bit of incentive: The National Parks Service just announced that they will offer free admission to all visitors for …

National Parks

21 Incredible Dishes You Can Make in One Skillet

Because doing dishes is a huge buzzkill

The best Chrome extensions to boost your productivity right now

Thanks to the emergence of Web-based tools and services, most of us work primarily in the browser these days, and that means it’s our main productivity center.<p>Google Chrome is far and away the most popular browser around and it supports a huge number of extensions, which are essentially plugins …

Productivity

Get A Free Topographical Map

It does not matter one bit whether you are embarking upon a weekend camping trip with the family or trying to navigate through the mess left …

Camping