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Flip your classroom with instructional screencasts

“Sometimes I wish I could record myself teaching in September, then play it back to students in March so they can remember all the things they …

Dan Meyer’s Dissertation

<b>Title</b><p>Functionary: Learning to Communicate Mathematically in Online Environments<p><b>Bloggy Abstract</b><p>I took a collection of recommendations from researchers …

Could This Digital Math Tool Change Instruction For the Better?

Math instruction can be the most resistant to changes in pedagogy — even schools that have had success with project-based learning or …

How to Clip and Share a Portion of a YouTube Video

Online videos can be quite useful for reiterating a lesson to your students, for inspiring thought and conversation, and for introducing a new …

22 Powerful Closure Activities

What Is Closure?<p>Closure is the activity that ends a lesson and creates a lasting impression, a phenomenon that Colorado State University professor …

iPad Screen Recorder | Download the Screen Recorder for iPad

How to Record Your iPad Screen<p>If you often play games and use different apps on your iPad, you’ve probably thought about recording these activities …

Red Cross

Video editing tutorials and how-tos

Movavi Video Suite is a collection of programs. To read the how-to’s for individual modules, go to the tabs for the individual programs: Video …

11 Hot Sauce Recipes Only the Brave Will Be Able to Handle

Brave souls, gather around, because if you like to feel the burn of a good fiery, spicy sauce every time you eat your favorite food, you're about to experience a totally different level of hot. These 11 DIY recipes feature ghost, jalapeño, and habanero peppers galore. If you dare, whip them up, …

Recipes

5-Minute Film Festival: Hooray for Pi Day

Pi might have a simple name, but it's a fairly complex (and important!) number. Here's a great explainer on what Pi means, who was responsible for …

Raspberry Pi

Antipasto Salad II Recipe

"After searching for a recipe for an antipasto salad that I had envisioned in my head, I gave up and just decided to create one myself. I made this …

WATCH: 8th-Grader Nails Impersonations Of Trump, Clinton, Obama, Sanders

Maybe we're all just taking politics too seriously these days. Eighth-grader Jack Aiello used his 8-minute graduation speech to impersonate Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, President Obama, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.<p>Aiello, speaking as Sanders, said his school had the best cinnamon rolls he'd ever …

Bernie Sanders

Best of Whole30 Recipes: Egg-less Breakfasts

<i>Our @whole30recipes Instagram feed brings you delicious, Whole30 compliant recipes all day, every day. And, in our series, The Best of</i> …

Learn Desmos

So you want to learn more about Desmos, the free and fantastically-beautiful online graphing calculator? You’ve come to the right place. I’ve created …

Calculators

Manipulatives in Math

Before the semester had started, I had stumbled upon Joe Sisco's (@joe_sisco) interactive word walls Google Drawings for Google Drive (Link to …

Math puzzle

Who else would give you a math puzzle for Christmas morning?<p>Solve/simplify/reconstitute this mathematical construct into what might be considered a …

Shifting to the use of Desmos and Geogebra Online Graphing Calculators

Wow. This is fun. I can't believe how easy it is to put math into our student's hands. It is fast too. With a simple url link I have given my …

Mathematics in Movies

This is a collection of movie clips in which Mathematics appears. The site is now in HTML5 video and should be accessible by all devices. If not, …

Powerball math mistake fires up the Internet as $1.4 billion drawing nears

The math behind this week’s upcoming $1.4 billion Powerball drawing boggles the mind, but at least a few minds were boggled beyond the bounds of …

7 Tools for Adding Questions and Notes to Videos

YouTube has a built-in tool for adding annotations to videos that you own. Open the video editor in your YouTube account and you can add notes, …

Hillary Clinton may want to close every public school in America, according to math

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>During an event in Iowa on Tuesday, Hillary Clinton offered a suggestion to improve the nation's schools. "I wouldn't keep any school open that wasn’t doing a better-than-average job," she said. "If a school's not doing a good job, then that may not be good for the …

Hillary Clinton

3 Act Math Task: Walk Out

Another post from Tap Into Teen Minds. Enjoy!<br>Introducing Distance-Time Graphs & Graphing StoriesThis 3 act math task was created as a simple, yet …

These Ingenious Lego Hacks Will Finally Help Math Make Sense

Become instantly smarter with these tricks.

Lego

The 28-Day Squat Plan You'll Want to Start Now

I’m a huge fan of bodyweight exercises for the reason that you can use them for a great workout anywhere. And perhaps the king of all bodyweight …

Workouts

Rotisserie Chicken Round-Up: 4 Gourmet Upgrades

When you need a quick family-pleasing dinner, the rotisserie chicken is an obvious choice. But can you really "wow" your crew with this easy ingredient? Yes! Try these four fast chicken fixer-uppers.<p><b>1. Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas</b><p>These crisp tortillas filed with gooey melted cheddar and chicken in …

Getting a new iPhone – which plan should I choose?

Clicking on image will show it larger in a new window.<p>I want to get an iPhone8 and maybe change my service plan. Which of the above plans should I …