Stella Fredrickson

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4 Important Google Drive Skills for Teachers

December 3, 2015<br>As we were sifting through our Google Drive archive here in <i>EdTech and mLearning</i> it dawned on us to create this list of important tips …

It’s not the kids, it’s the adults – working with technology in the classroom

I’ve been working with RM Education at their Seminars this past week. My brief was to share with delegates ideas that would bring about memorable …

Education Technology

Teaching About Paris and ISIS on Monday

A number of teachers I work with contacted me for recommendations about how to address the attacks in Paris and conflict with ISIS in class on Monday. I have no easy answers about the events in Paris or a solution to the problems in the Middle East. I don't think any one does.<p>Democratic Party …

The 15-Minute HIIT Workout That'll Build Strength—Fast

These days lots of HIIT workouts happen at a frenetic, all-out pace, jumping between exercises without even giving you a chance to wipe the sweat off …

Workouts

Exclusive cover reveal of final Shakespeare 'Star Wars' prequel parody

To thine own Sith be true. The best-selling "Star Wars" parodies continue with "William Shakespeare's Tragedy of the Sith's Revenge: Star Wars Part the Third."<p>"Something is rotten in the state of Coruscant!"<p>"William Shakespeare's The Tragedy of the Sith's Revenge" -- the final installment of author …

William Shakespeare

Can a Second Language Help You Learn a Third?

Post written by Aneta Pavlenko.<p>As bilinguals, one of our greatest hopes is that the efforts we have invested in learning a second language (L2) will …

5 Useful Gmail Tips for Teachers

May 25, 2015<br>Here are some helpful tips we pulled out from our Gmail Tips archive to share with you today. These tips are meant to help you enhance …

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

Here's how to get the best airline ticket deal

You've picked the perfect spot for this year's vacation, and now the trick is getting there without going broke. That's easier said than done, especially if you're flying.<p>I've told you before that the days you buy and fly can drop prices quite a bit, but you still might be paying more than you …

Travel Deals

Google celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week by assigning new features to Classroom

The first full week of May is designated in the U.S. as Teacher Appreciation Week. It happens to be this week. And in honor of the occasion, Google …

6 Rugged Gadgets Designed for Your Next Adventure

01 of 06<p>Jackery PowerBar ($199)<p>Need portable power to keep your tech gadgets up and running no matter where you go? Then look no further than the …

Gear & Gadgets

Best Protein to Eat Before Every Workout

Though you may already know that what you put in your mouth before breaking a sweat can help you make it through your workout without getting …

Nutrition

7 Common Fitness Mistakes That Keep You From Losing Weight

You wouldn’t sleep through an entire semester of classes and expect to pass your finals with flying colors, would you? Well, dragging yourself to the …

Fitness

Kale Caesar Salad

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

Baking

12 Must-Read Books on Education for 2015

Few things are more satisfying than finally getting your hands on a book you’ve been meaning to read. In 2015, you’re going to want to make room in …

Pedagogy

10 English Words Gleaned from the Irish Language

<i>Written by Miranda González</i>In the United States, March 17th is often celebrated by drinking green beer and pinching anyone who’s forgotten to wear …

Ice Cream

11 Off-the-Beaten-Path Tech Solutions for Your Next Vacation

“Roughing it” can be an incredibly rewarding way to experience the world and find independence. But let’s face it—if you’re setting forth into new …

Why Introverts Can Be Great Leaders

When it comes time to pick a group leader, who are you likely to choose? Would it be one of the people eagerly waving their hands in the air in a …

14 Reasons Women Should Never Lift Weights

It can lead to better metabolism, body image, and self-esteem, for starters. What a disaster.<p>Thumbnail from Thinkstock.

Self-esteem

The Barefoot Contessa's Greek Panzanella Salad

A perfect salad for lunch or as a side dish at dinner.<p>By combining two of her favorite recipes, Ina creates a salad that's perfect for lunch or as a side dish at dinner.