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9 reasons why HyperDocs can transform your class

I have been enjoying creating, sharing, and using HyperDocs in my classroom for the past three years now after learning about them during the very …

Die Hard

Barbacoa-Style Shredded Beef Recipe

"Similar to Chipotle's® barbacoa. Great over nachos, in tacos, and burritos."<p>Ingredients<p>1 (3 pound) beef chuck roast, cut into 6 to 8 chunks<p>salt and …

Recipes

When It Comes To Success In Business, EQ Eats IQ For Breakfast

When I was younger, I bought into the fallacy that the “smartest” person always won. I pushed myself to achieve the highest scores, earn the most recognition, and excel in every field.<p>I worked as hard as I could, but I almost always fell short of my goals.<p>Growing up, I often found myself surrounded …

Self-improvement

The Top 20 Places to See in Ireland

It is hard to narrow down the top places to see in Ireland because the country is filled with so many famous attractions. There is the rugged …

Ireland

Understanding Maslow's Theory of Self-Actualization

Psychologist Abraham Maslow's theory of self-actualization contends that individuals are motivated to fulfill their potential in life. …

Behavioral Sciences

That Trump G7 Photo With Angela Merkel Was Analyzed In This Viral Twitter Thread & Honestly You’ll Learn A Lot

The current reaction to world politics seems to be "laughing to keep from crying," so it's not super surprising that a dramatic picture of President …

Donald Trump

There are two ways to read, but one is useless

Reading is telepathy, and a book is the most powerful technology invented.<p>Homer, Shakespeare, Voltaire, Flaubert, Tolstoy, Woolf, Hemingway—these are names without a living body. We can’t talk to them, nor touch them, but their thoughts are immortalized through the written word.<p>Aristotle’s logic, …

Self-improvement

A company is paying work-from-home teachers $20 an hour, and you don't even need experience

Working from home certainly seems to be increasing in popularity, and it's not hard to see why. Not only does it mean you can stay in your pajamas, but you'll also save money in gas and — perhaps the best part — no actual co-workers you have to pretend to like.<p>Dozens of companies are jumping on the …

Work from Home

Nine-Year-Old Became So Addicted To ‘Fortnite’ She Wet Herself While Playing, Spent Ten Hours A Night Gaming

The child's parents eventually figured out that their daughter had a serious "Fortnite" addiction, and sent her to rehab.<p>Sure, “Fortnite” is a fun …

Mental Health

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

5 kettlebell moves for a seriously strong core

You <i>might</i> be sick of trainers telling you how important core strength is…but they can’t stop because it really is incredibly crucial, says Kettlebell …

Workouts

Steak Fried Rice

Wellness Tip: Eat more eggs! They're a complete protein and contain all the essential amino acids.<p>Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:35 minPrep:20 …

Nutrition

25 Cheap Outdoor Activities to Keep Kids Busy ALL Summer

Keeping track of curious preschoolers can be a tough job, especially during the Summer months when school's out. So if you have a little one who needs to release some energy ASAP, look no further, because this list of outdoor activities will keep your kiddos busy for hours.<p>Whether you're just …

Kids

Making Your Flipped Classroom More Human

<i>The Man Who Lied to His Laptop</i> describes how people often respond to computers the same way they do to people. We will do them favors, tell white …

Education Technology

I've spent thousands of hours studying successful people — and they all approach life with the same mindset

<i>The following is an adaptation from Alex Banayan's "The Third Door: The Wild Quest to Uncover How the World's Most Successful People Launched Their Career":</i><p>For the past seven years, I've been studying success obsessively.<p>I've spent thousands of hours researching, poring over hundreds of …

Success

19 of the ‘top highlighted’ ideas from millions of readers

What are you doing right now to change your life?<p>How much time do you think you really have?<p>In the incredible book, THE GOAL, authors Eliyahu …

Self-improvement

15 Apps That Will Help Your Kids Learn This Summer (and Give You a Much-Needed Break)

Every mom worries about Summer brain drain — the slow erosion of the knowledge your child gained during the previous school year during the course of three months spent focusing on cannonballs, lightning bugs, and ice cream trucks. While teachers might not be overly concerned about the backslide …

Kids

The Teen Slang Dictionary for Parents

Teens in each generation develop a language of their own based on what is going on in teen culture. And the introduction of social media and digital …

Language

We are all designed to be creative

Our creative outletsCreativity is in humanity’s bloodBut the clicks start coming<br>And they don’t stop coming<br>And the people got something to say<br>And it …

“How Income Affects The Brain” & What We Can Do About It

I published Another Study Finds Poverty’s Impact On “Cognitive Bandwidth” a few days ago, and it was a very popular post.<p>It discussed the most recent …

How to keep your kitchen *really* clean, according to restaurant pros

For professional chefs, the kitchen is the kingdom, which means it’s absolutely necessary to keep things spotless. After all, those shiny blue “A” …

What Is a Sociopath? Signs and Behaviors

The term "sociopath" is often used loosely in media and pop culture. But despite being frequently lumped together with psychopaths as likely …

The Body-Type "Diet" May Be the Easiest and Best Diet For You to Follow — Here's Why

You may think you've heard about every diet out there — Atkins, ketogenic, Whole30 — but have you ever heard of body-type eating? If not, don't worry; you're not alone. The first time I came across body-type eating was when I was studying to become a Precision Nutrition nutrition coach. I liked the …

Nutrition

How Should I Discipline My Child Who Has Oppositional Defiant Disorder?

Parenting a child with oppositional defiant disorder is a big challenge. Kids with oppositional defiant disorder argue about, refuse to follow …

Why We Act Irrationally: What Drives Our Senseless Habits

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>It was 1977 and, although nobody knew it at the time, psychologist Ellen …

Is the secret to weight loss in your DNA?

In July 2016, personal trainer Donald Benjamin paid almost $300 to get the kind of news that most people dread: He should stop eating …

The secrets of the ‘high-potential’ personality

Are there six traits that could really mark out your potential to achieve?<p>Are you curious, conscientious and competitive? Do you also have the more mysterious qualities of “high adjustment”, “ambiguity acceptance” and “risk approach”? If so, congratulations! According to new psychological research, …

Psychology

How to Improve Your Grammar as a Writer

Grammar invokes passion. For some grammar sticklers, seeing a comma or apostrophe missing, or a sentence without subject-verb agreement, can make …

The Only Whole-Wheat Bread Worth Your Dough

The shelves of bread at my local grocery store are a dazzling display of nut, seed, and grain diversity. Just a handful of producers offer more than …

Are You Familiar With 529 Plans? Most Americans Aren't

A 529 plan can help you sock away money for college efficiently. Here's what you need to know about this helpful savings option.<p>If there's one thing …