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Is the United Nations Fulfilling Ancient Biblical Prophecy?

Opinion<p>Posted: Dec 22, 2017 10:05 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>On December 21, …

Israel

Karrueche Tran Flaunts Bare Butt Cheeks & Zipper Tattoo In Sexy Thong Bikini — Pics

Holy hotness, Karrueche Tran! The gorgeous ‘Claws’ actress showed off her bare butt and incredible body while wearing a thong bikini in sexy and …

The Death Of The Textbook: How The Rising World Of Parenting And Education Apps Is Transforming Digital Learning

It's been a long time coming but we're starting to see a new dawn for educational resources. As the wider learning space moves towards more …

“Your One Word” Seems Like A Pretty Useful Idea For A Lesson

I’m a big fan of Dan Pink’s “One Sentence Project” (see The Best Resources For Doing A “One-Sentence Project”). In that lesson idea, students develop …

Fostering Classroom Discussions in the K-6 Classroom

Fostering Classroom Discussion - Beginning Teacher Meeting<p><b>Here are the top 10 influences on achievement from John Hattie’s research: Classroom</b> …

Random Name Picker

Random Name Picker is a free tool from Classtools.net. This game can be used to select students for class discussions, presentations, or group …

English Verb Tenses. Correct Tense Usage. - learn English,grammar,tenses,verb,english

14 Ulu Places you can take a road trip to in Singapore

<b>Uncovering Singapore's Hidden Gems</b><p>You may have seen one of those road trip movies where a bunch of friends go travelling and have the time of their …

How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But <b>what makes children</b> …

5 Scientific Secrets to Naps That Will Make You Happier and Smarter

For many of us, more hours of shut-eye at night just doesn’t seem to be in the cards. Is there anything we can do? Yes.<p><b>Naps. Wonderful, glorious naps.</b><p>…

25 Tech Accessories You Need for Your Dorm Room

The end of summer means freshly minted college students starting the next chapter of their lives and moving into those stunningly cramped dorm rooms. If this description applies to you and you’re facing the task of taking the blank-slate room and making it something worthy of your residence, we’re …

Gear & Gadgets

Google | The Next Web

All stories in Google<p>Google Photos is adding 'Favorite' and 'Like' buttons to your pictures<p>Google is updating its Photos cloud storage service with a star-shaped button to mark selected pictures as your Favorites. ...<p>Abhimanyu Ghoshal<p>YouTube's streaming music service is launching next week<p>YouTube …

Apps

A Gay Son's Tribute to His Mom

This slideshow is only available for subscribers. Please log in or subscribe to view the slideshow.<p>My mom was born in China and didn't know the Lord. …

4 Steps to Starting a Web Business Without Knowing Coding

<i>Eddy Lee, Ph.D, is a venture capitalist investing in Silicon Valley and Singapore. He is also a Consulting Assistant Professor at Stanford University.</i><p>So you have a great idea for a new mobile app or Web service—but you don’t know anything about coding or developing. You might have started searching …

5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students

Many would agree that for inquiry to be alive and well in a classroom that, amongst other things, the teacher needs to be expert at asking strategic …

Pedagogy

Curious wants to turn teachers into the web’s next wave of entrepreneurs

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>When Curious launched this spring, its focus was offering lifelong learners a marketplace of bite-sized lessons on everything …

Make Kids Type-A From the Start With This Intense Toy Organizer

Childhood is about carefree play, but even kids have to move their crap out of the way sometime. Perhaps looking to lay down the law in a stylish …

Kids

Review: 2013 Kawasaki Ninja 300

<i>Kate started riding bikes a couple years ago, only to take a forced absence for a while due to injury and the subsequent lake of confidence it</i> …

Three Huge Mistakes We Make Leading Kids…and How to Correct Them

Recently, I read about a father, Paul Wallich, who built a camera-mounted drone helicopter to follow his grade-school-aged son to the bus stop. He …

Kids And TV: Watching An Extra Hour Can Harm Kindergarten Performance, Study Says

Yet another data point has been added to the ongoing debate over how much TV watching is too much for young children.<p>A study of Canadian children has found that even an extra hour of TV time -- above the daily average of 72 minutes -- could significantly harm a child’s performance in kindergarten, …

How I Convinced My 8 Year Old To Choose Books Instead Of Minecraft

My eight year old is a pretty good reader for his age. He’s finished his third year of school and although he still has to sound out the longer words, he eventually figures them all out. His weakness might be a result of his limited vocabulary, not a lack of phonics skills.<p>He can write too; he …

Robert Rodriguez On Creative Action: “You Don’t Have To Know Anything; You Just Have To Start”

The writer-director behind “Sin City” and “Spy Kids” discusses the creative power in acting without questioning and his new project with BlackBerry.<p><i>Note: This article is also included in our year-end creative wisdom round-up.</i><p>Robert Rodriguez has been collaborating with his children for years. In …

Gmail Shortcuts Cheat Sheet: Increase Your Speed & Become A Gmail Pro

1<p>I don’t like email. It’s always seemed like an unproductive waste of time to me. If you had asked me five years ago, I would have guessed email …

Final Cut Pro: 5 YouTube Channels Full of Tips

Apple released Final Cut Pro X, the newest version of the Final Cut video editing software, back in 2011. It met mixed reviews: Many long-time users …

Prezume

Whiteboard<p>Lead with your creative side. The whiteboard prezumé template gives you lots of space to showcase your professional portfolio.<p>Desktop<p>This …

World Public Union

As the tensions build and the body count rises in Syria, many people are still confused as to what the real story is on what is happening in the …

Creating Adaptive, Personalized, Effective and Addictive Education System for the Next Century

I suggested in my first article that our education system is not broken but has simply become obsolete. It’s doing exactly what it was designed to do but unfortunately, our needs have changed. We can’t just make incremental improvement to the current education system to somehow make it work for the …