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A historian explains why the alt-right’s rhetoric of white American heritage is pure myth

Events in Charlottesville recently cascaded into domestic terrorism. Three dead and dozens wounded as neo-Nazis, white supremacists, and other …

History

This animated globe showing animal migration routes is mesmerizing

Based on tracking data for about 150 species<p>Animals have no need of passports or visas, and they don't care about countries' borders — and that’s vividly illustrated by this animated globe.<p>It shows migration routes for about 150 species based on tracking data shared by over 11,000 researchers from …

Animals

How neoliberalism left a toxic legacy

Readers respond to Stephen Metcalf’s article Neoliberalism: the idea that swallowed the world<p>Reading your long read on liberalism, it crossed my mind that Friedrich Hayek must be turning in his grave (The big idea that defines our era, 19 August). Neoliberalism has demolished Hayek’s theory of …

John Maynard Keynes

How to Stop Talking So Loud and Make Others Listen

Talking loudly is the number one annoying habit in the office. How can you prevent it?<p>My youngest daughter has no internal volume switch. Just like her late grandfather, she has only one setting: Spinal Tap 'up to 11' loud. And just like anyone in business with the same genetic affliction, I find …

Introverts

These iPhone 8 Features Could Transform Your Smartphone

I've had the privilege of following Apple as a professional industry analyst since 1981. During those 36 years, I've learned a lot about Apple’s way …

Innovation

- C3 Teachers

“But should people be free,” the teacher asked? “Remember, this is what I wanted you to think about throughout the Cornerstones.” I saw several …

Education

Attention, Students: Put Your Laptops Away

As laptops become smaller and more ubiquitous, and with the advent of tablets, the idea of taking notes by hand just seems old-fashioned to many students today. Typing your notes is faster — which comes in handy when there's a lot of information to take down. But it turns out there are still …

Laptops

How to Choose the Perfect Side Hustle for You [Infographic]

So, you have a 9 to 5 job. Another day another dollar, right? But what if a dollar isn’t enough? Perhaps the slow pace of success, or the work …

Infographics

Is classroom technology good for learning or wasting time?

Can tablets teach children basic math and reading skills? As a professor who studies technology integration in K-12 schools, I can say the answer is …

Learning

10 Easy Ways To Create an Amazing #ClassroomCulture This Year

Simple things can make a significant difference in our classroom environments, yet we should be intentional about them. Every year we should strive …

Education

Newt Gingrich: History is more important than hysteria

Americans have once again been subjected to a dishonest, one-sided elite media frenzy.<p>In what is becoming an all too common occurrence, the media covers an event, distorts it, and then builds on its own distortion, condemning anyone who refuses to blindly accept their falsehoods.<p>All of this is done …

Newt Gingrich

The Ultimate Educational Websites to Visit

August 19, 2017<p>Everyone wants to receive the best education and achieve their dreams. However, Nowadays quality education are costlier and many of …

Learning

Scientists Just Discovered New Kinds of Cells in The Human Brain

It could help detect brain disease before it occurs.<p>Neuroscientists have discovered a new way to categorise neurons at a molecular level. This will …

Neuroscience

If It Doesn't Suck, It's Not Worth Doing

According to psychological research, the anticipation of an event is almost always more emotionally powerful than the event itself.<p>According to psychological research, the anticipation of an event is almost always more emotionally powerful than the event itself.<p>The dread of asking your boss for a …

Self-improvement

Top 10 Diabetes Superfoods

Not all healthy foods are created equal. Greens may be good for you, but the nutrients in iceberg lettuce may not be as plentiful as those in kale, …

Healthy Eating

Top 10 Healthy Energy-Boosting Foods

Foods to Boost Your Energy<p>More energy: we all want it, but in this gotta-have-it-now world, we too often rely on caffeine, sugar, and other unhealthy …

Eating

5 Foods to Boost Your Health

Healthy Eating

How Canada became an education superpower

Education correspondent<p><b>When there are debates about the world's top performing education systems, the names that usually get mentioned are the Asian powerhouses such as Singapore and South Korea or the Nordic know-alls, such as Finland or Norway.</b><p>But with much less recognition, Canada has climbed …

Education

If You Want to Live a Long Life, Eliminate this 1 Word From Your Vocabulary

It may be time to re-route the road map for your career and life if you want it to last and get the most from every minute.<p>Dr. Shigeaki Hinohara died last month in Tokyo at the age of 105. Over more than a century of life, Hinohara did many things, including laying the groundwork for modern …

Happiness

Unhappiness Might Make You Happy, Study Says

If you, like some of us (<i>ahem</i>, this editor), seem especially prone to negative thoughts and have had to spend the bulk of your adult years listening …

Psychology

Don’t expect faith to make life easier, says the pope

Faith doesn’t take away problems but assures us of a Presence.<p>Pope Francis reflected on Sunday’s Gospel reading by saying that faith in the Lord and …

Pope Francis

9 hacks for Google Flights that can save you a ton of money

• <b>Google Flights lets you find great deals on flights in seconds.</b>• <b><br>The site also has several features that can save you even more money, if you know how to use them.</b>• <b><br>Flight tracking sends you alerts when prices increase or drop, the "Discover" tool helps you book your dream vacation for less, and the</b> …

Google

This Nationwide Program Is Teaching Millions of Students to Become Leftist Snowflakes

Parents beware: A program called Challenge Day that applauds a culture of victimhood is planting the leftist agenda into young minds under the guise …

Education

What causes depression? What we know, don’t know and suspect

The term and even diagnosis of “depression” can have different meanings and consequences. Depression can be a normal mood state, a clinical disorder, …

Depression

4 ways teachers can supersize Hattie effects

In 2015, researcher John Hattie updated his seminal research Visible Learning. Hailed as “teaching’s Holy Grail,”1 Hattie synthesized 15 years of …

Pedagogy

Who Were the Pharisees?

Every story has a bad guy -- a villain of some kind. And most people familiar with the story of Jesus will label the Pharisees as the "bad guys" who …

Faith

This is how you build the library of the future

When looking towards the future of education and instruction, hardware will not be the catalyst for change. The people behind the technology will be …

Learning

10 Instagram tricks you probably didn't know

These Instagram tips will take you from newbie to awesome.<p>So, you feel like you've moved on from being an Instagram newbie and want to know the more advanced tips and tricks? You've come to the right place. Here's what you need to know to step up your Instagram game.<p>1. You can save other people's …

Social Media

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