Patrick

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The Summer Body-Fat Sizzler

Make your metabolism soar like the temperatures outside with this three-move weekend challenge<p>If you want to fire up your fat burners in a short amount of time, then a jog around the block isn't going to cut it. You need to increase your heart rate and test your muscles with exercises performed at …

How to respond to my disabled daughter

Mary Cate Lynch sat in her mother's arms before a class of fifth-graders at Oriole Park Elementary School. The 2-year-old can't speak many words yet. …

Empathy

Ace Your College Finals with This Old-School Tool

Leave your laptop at home—using a pen and paper improves your memory<p>The secret to acing your college finals might start with powering down. College students who take notes with old-fashioned pen and paper retain more information, a new study in <i>Psychological Science</i> suggests.<p>Researchers at Princeton …

Do Less Of This & More Of This In Your School Staff Meeting

<b>Boring School Staff Meeting? Here Are Some Ideas</b><p>For many of us, snow did this to us—pushing end-of-the-school-year proceedings until mid to late …

Strategies for Learning from Failure

The wisdom of learning from failure is incontrovertible. Yet organizations that do it well are extraordinarily rare. This gap is not due to a lack of commitment to learning. Managers in the vast majority of enterprises that I have studied over the past 20 years—pharmaceutical, financial services, …

Part 1: Forty Educational Websites To Put In Your Toolkit

<i>Welcome to a post and the summer of 2014… at least in the USA. I have a real treat for you in the next two weeks. I will be sharing some of those</i> …