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Curriculum Maps for Common Core Math

Worried about developing new curriculum maps for the Common Core? <br>Curious about what others are doing?<br>The Indiana Department of Education has …

Minnesota braces for scores to drop with new Common Core tests

As the school year drew to a close, Minnesota parents received a warning that their children may receive lower scores on standardized tests than last …

3 Tools to Tackle Common Core Math Standards - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad - CCSS, common core, EdTech, teachers

Summer is a time for teachers to take a break from the rigorous demands of day to day teaching, relax, and enjoy a change of pace. For many dedicated …

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Intersecting Common Core Standards

Excitement! Not what was expected when we recently attended an NSTA Webinar sponsored by The NSTA Learning Center, for familiarizing ourselves with …

6th Grade Math Common Core: Algebra, Fractions, Equations, Geometry, Exponents, Ratios and More for iPad

Education Galaxy allows you to assess your students with questions built specifically to the Common Core State Standards. Education Galaxy provides a …

A New Kind of Problem: The Common Core Math Standards

<i>A set of guidelines adopted by 45 states this year may turn children into "little mathematicians" who don't know how to do actual math.</i><p>zhu difeng/shutterstock<p>A few weeks ago, I wrote an article for TheAtlantic.com describing some of the problems with how math is currently being taught. …

House Enlargement and Redesign in Argentina by César Boratyn

Argentina-based architect César Boratyn sent us photos of a redesign and home-enlargement he envisioned for a private residence in Buenos Aires, …

Gorgeous Single Floor House With Concrete Finishes by Modo Designs

The Indian-based architectural studio, Modo Designs, completed this gorgeous luxury home, located in Aranya, India. The <b>Shah House</b>, despite it’s …

A Gallery of Creative Wedding Photo Ideas

There was a time when nearly everyone's wedding album had the same selection of posed shots, but no longer. Now that weddings have become so …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

100 Year Old Photos Discovered in Verascope Camera

The Richard Verascope camera was developed in the late 1800s as one of the first stereoscopic cameras in a reasonably compact form-factor. As a …

5 Reasons Why Not to Become a Professional Photographer

Many people consider becoming a professional photographer. So, there are no shortage of tips and suggestions for making such a leap. However, here is …

Video: The Top 15 Features of Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographer Jeff Cable has come a long way from his first few gigs shooting Bar and Bat Mitzvahs in San Francisco. Mostly sports-related, his résumé …

89 Photographs and Stories That You Will Love

Another terrific week in the world of photography has just passed us by and Toad Hollow Photography has been active all week looking for the very …

Nelson Mandela: a life in focus

As a child, the centre of my world was my maternal grandmother, Bosica Balich, whom I called Baba. Both my parents worked, and it was my Baba that …

Justin Bieber Being Sued by Photographer After Guards Take Camera, Memory and Threaten With Gun

Justin Bieber is apparently being sued by a photographer after his guards took photographer Jeff Binion’s camera. Binion then pleaded to get his …

Photographing Earth from the Cupola on the International Space Station

NASA’s Image of the Day today is a photograph showing one of the best photo op spots to be found on the International Space Station: the Cupola …

15 Tips for Successful Fireworks Photography

15 tips for successful fireworks photography: what camera settings to use, what equipment do you need, how to set up and get the most colorful …

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Justin Bieber Takes Photog’s Camera and Memory Card — Subsequently Gets Sued

In a surprising, yet not so surprising bit of news, pop teen sensation Justin Bieber and one of his bodyguards have been sued by a photographer …

10 best biscuit recipes

Blueberry choc-chip cookies<p>"Wholemeal flour can sometimes give a slight bitter aftertaste," says Dan. "But combining it with almond extract, brown …