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9 phrases Montessori teachers use to build resilient kids

While we can't possibly protect our children from all of the hardships and challenges life brings, we <i>can</i> help them cope with these difficulties. We …

How, Exactly, Does This Travel Ban Keep Us Safe, Mr. President?

Congratulations, Mr. President: The Supreme Court has ruled that your third attempt at a travel ban is within the scope of your constitutional prerogatives. To nobody’s surprise, you trumpeted the court’s decision as “a moment of profound vindication following months of hysterical commentary from …

Growth mindset interventions yield impressive results

A growth mindset is the belief that intellectual abilities are not fixed, but can be developed. Do students who are taught a growth mindset earn …

Everything You Need to Set Up a Montessori Method–Approved Playpen at Home

The Montessori method of education — of which, notably, Prince George is a student and Beyoncé is a graduate — is built on the idea that children are …

Montessori

How Did the Nazis Gain Power in Germany?

<b>THE DEATH OF DEMOCRACY</b> <b><br>Hitler’s Rise to Power and the Downfall of the Weimar Republic</b><br>By Benjamin Carter Hett<br>Illustrated. 280 pp. Henry Holt & Company. $30.<p>We ask about the rise of the Nazis from what we think is a great distance. We take for granted that the Germans of the 1930s were quite different …

Olivia Sudjic: five books to get a grip on internet addiction

After the Facebook fallout, here are some of the best books to explain how we behave in the digital world, from a dystopian novel to a guide to how our inner lives have been altered<p>Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony to Congress in Washington last week was a grim reminder of many things, not least how far …

Personalization

Photographer Digitally Adds Herself to Childhood Photos of Her in Double Self-Portrait Series

In the photo series “Imagine Finding Me,” photographer Chino Otsuka revisits her childhood by digitally inserting herself in old photos of her as a …

Portraits Emerge from an Incredible Collage of Objects

New York-based artist Michael Mapes continues to expand his portfolio of meticulously assembled artworks made of thousands of collected specimens. Each piece in the artist's newest and laboriously executed collection consists of countless materials that have each been pinned to a board to form a …

Sobering Photos Look at Mothers and Children Living in Calcutta’s Red-Light District

Mumbai-born photographer Souvid Datta is a young man of 21 whose age puts him somewhere in between the subjects he’s been documenting in the infamous …

25 Festive Holiday Cocktail Dresses To Shop At Every Price Point

The best party dresses to wear this holiday season.<p>'Tis the season to pull out all the sartorial stops. From velvet to lace and show-stopping metallics, go bold on the party circuit this holiday season with a cocktail dress sure to stand out from the crowd.

Jahar’s World

<i>Our hearts go out to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing, and our thoughts are always with them and their families. The cover story we are</i> …