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VIDEO: How to Spend One Perfect Day in London

Traveler Jamie McDonald doesn’t just like London—it’s also his hometown, and the city he knows best in the world.<p>There are many traditional British …

11 Exercises To Relieve Lower Back Pain

If lower back pain is a constant annoyance in your life, you might be wary of working out in fear of making it worse—and understandably so. However, …

Take In the Best of London During the Day and at Night in Less Than Two Minutes

One of the best parts of exploring a new city is taking in the city during the day and at night. Not only does it look different under a blanket of …

England

London's best craft beer bars and pubs

Craft beer – interesting, progressive beers made by small-scale breweries, and distinct from real ale – is often explosively hoppy and quite unlike …

Protesters take to the streets following Trump's stunner

Protesters angry about Donald Trump’s stunning presidential election victory over Hillary Clinton hit the streets from Southern California to the East Coast early Wednesday, in some cases halting transportation and causing property damage.<p>Up to 100 people gathered in downtown Oakland, Calif., to …

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

Here's How To Eat Just A Little Bit Healthier

Don't let those winter blues get you down.

Island hopping in the Philippines

Head to the 7,107 beach-fringed, tourist-free isles of the Philippines for a glimpse of untouched South-East Asia<p>The sun had melted like mango ice …

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime

Cashew nut pesto

<i>This deliciously creamy cashew nut pesto makes the perfect accompaniment to pasta, chicken or even spread on some crackers. The cashew nuts add a</i> …

57 Small Things to Do for Yourself This Coming Year

<i>Day 28 of 30 Days of Thoughtful Giving: start something small.</i><p>Raise your hand if you're already worried about drifting from your new year's resolution.<p>The thing with resolutions is that they can be <i>so</i> huge (Run a marathon! Learn to cook! Travel more!) that they can be hard to keep them, let alone …

Airbnb Unveils Their Most Wish-Listed Properties

One of them has a Pirates of the Caribbean theme...<p>This week, Airbnb released their list of the world's most desirable properties selected from their roster of almost two million listings in over 190 countries. Surprisingly, the list proved that less is more as some of the site's most unexpected, …

Swimming Pools

Powerful Problem Solving ... For Teachers and Students

Recently, The Math Forum’s Annie Fetter (@MFAnnie) and Max Ray (@MaxMathForum) hosted Elementary Math Chat (#elemmathchat) on Twitter. The focus was …

7 Creative Photography Tricks to Achieve Amazing Results

Whether you’re a beginner in photography or pursue it as a hobby, we're pretty sure you’re always eager to learn some interesting tricks that will …

4 Truths About Photography Every Serious Photographer Should Know

When starting out, photography looks like a fun thing to do. In the beginning, you have the mindset that after a little practice, you will be able to …

Intro to DSLR Cameras for Absolute Beginners

Today, if someone’s getting into photography, it’s almost definitely going to be digital. It’s a great place to start, since you can afford to take …

Cameras

<b>Treehouse, Koh Rong</b><br>Cambodia’s second-largest island, Koh Rong, is under an hour from chaotic Sihanoukville by fast boat, yet it’s still so undeveloped that there’s neither mains water nor electricity. Prices are high for Cambodia – but you get to stay in a treehouse on a tropical beach. Rustic …

7 Things Photographers Wish They Had Learned in Photography School

Hindsight is always 20/20, which is why if you’re a photography student or about to launch your photo business, you should turn to those who have …

The Top 10 Things Photographers Wish They Learned in Photo School

Hindsight is always 20/20 – which is why if you’re a photography student or about to launch your photo business, you should turn to those who have …

10 Tips to Help You Grow as an Artist in Photography

Over the past few days, I’ve thought about what’s helped me become a better photographer over the years. It’s a constant journey, and developing as …

Kendall Jenner at Fashion Week - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- All eyes shifted toward the beginning of the runway when a dark-haired model strutted out in a star-spangled red bikini to a fusillade of flashbulbs at Tommy Hilfiger's New York Fashion Week show on Monday.<p>She fit right in at nearly 5'11" tall with a svelte frame. But despite adhering to …

Comic Book Classroom Super-Powering Literacy in Denver

Illya Kowalchuk remembers the exact epiphanic moment when the flaws of his previous teaching style hit him like a blast from a gamma ray gun.<p>Home one …

Infographic: 25 Ways Schools Can Support Reading {12 Days of Literacy} l Dr. Kimberly's Literacy Blog

<b>Tool 2: {Infographic} 25 Ways Schools Can Support Literacy & Independent Reading</b><p><b>The Common Core requires that students read more challenging text.</b> …

Our live chat on raising pupils' literacy levels brought up interesting suggestions, from setting a reading challenge to creating a word carpet<p><b>Ensure mistakes are being picked up in students' work across all subjects:</b> One strategy we've used to improve student literacy is giving all departments …

Do your students know their commas from their semicolons? We have teaching resources to help students of all levels use punctuation correctly<p>It can be a heartbreaking experience for teachers when students present them with a page of writing which could be brilliant, if only it were punctuated …

Boosting literacy: teaching tips, ideas and research – live chat

Recently, I came across a great blog post by English teacher Andrew Tharby on a new approach he's been using to improve student literacy.<p>He was concerned that the baseline English tests that students are required to take when they join his secondary school damages their confidence, as many students …

Focus on Teaching Spellings