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5 questions to ask before you bring chickens home

Whether you want them for eggs or see them as pets, chickens can be fun — if you do your homework.<p>If you want to raise backyard chickens, you need to …

How to Choose Paint Colors

Designer Scot Meacham Wood, formerly of Ralph Lauren and now owner of his eponymous design firm, answers a question from a reader about choosing paint colors and finishes.<p><b>Q: What are your best tips and methods for choosing paint colors? How do you decide on a finish? —Susan T.</b><p><b>A:</b> Paint color can be …

Ralph Lauren

The 10 Reno Mistakes Everybody Makes — And How to Fix Them

Living Rooms

15 Gmail Tips Every Teacher Should Know About

February 20, 2015<br>Over the past few months Gmail has witnessed the addition of a lot of interesting features and functionalities that enhanced its …

These Diagrams Are Everything You Need To Decorate Your Home

Interior design cheat sheets FTW.

Home Decorating

Transform a Table into a Terrarium

Build a shallow box with plywood pieces and corner brackets.<p>Line box with heavy-duty plastic tarp. Staple into place around the outside of the box and trim excess.<p>Turn coffee table upside down and remove the screws that secure the glass top. Carefully lift out the glass. Set table upright and screw …

30 Cozy Bedrooms You'll Want to Lounge in All Day

Bedrooms

The Best 4 Whiteboard Apps for Teachers

February 13, 2015<br>Looking for some interactive whiteboard apps to use in your class? The titles below are among the best you can find out there. These …

Education Technology

Articles about 7 modern backsplashes defy norm on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter …

7 OMG Squash Recipes

If you like squash now, you’ll love it even more after you try these seriously tasty dishes<p>If roasted squash soup or butternut squash ravioli with sage brown butter doesn’t take you to your autumn happy place, well, then, you must not like fall. For everyone else, you’ll love treating your taste …

Photos and Video of Meerkats Climbing All Over a Photographer and His Gear

While out shooting meerkats in Botswana, photographer Will Burrard-Lucas transformed into the most adorable look-out post in the history of …

35 Colorful Collection of Holi Photos

The Festival of colors, joy of humanity spread across in flying colors all around. The very objective of celebrating Holi-the festival of colors is …

India

Pi Day: pi transformed into incredible art – in pictures

The number 3.14159 … as you have never seen it before. Striking computer-generated images of the most famous number in maths

Ginger Cookies | Cookie Recipes

1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. Line two baking sheets with parchment paper.<p>2. In a large bowl, sift together the flour, baking soda, cinnamon, cloves, …

5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students

Many would agree that for inquiry to be alive and well in a classroom that, amongst other things, the teacher needs to be expert at asking strategic …

George Lucas

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Student-centered pedagogies have inquiry at their heart -- a commonality key to their success and far more critical than keeping the jargon straight.

Too Many Apples? Throw Them Into This Easy Apple Pie Recipe

So there you are, at the height of apple-picking season, sitting at the kitchen table and looking at those two sacks of apples you’ve just hauled home, delusional with baking ideas and apple usage possibilities. You clearly weren’t thinking straight when you decided to bring home 40 apples.<p>You were …

28 Ways To Eat Apples This Fall

Because an apple beignet keeps the doctor away. Right?

Recipes

Watch the Thai Ad That Has Half the World Sobbing Uncontrollably

Looking for a tear-jerker today? Thai mobile company TrueMove has got you covered with this story of a noodle seller whose generous act toward a …

Kiva U

1<p>Join a team<p>Join forces with other inspired students to have conversations, share ideas and mobilize.<p>2<p>Gear up<p>On our Kiva U Toolkits page find …

54 Healthy Smoothies for Any Occasion

It’s near impossible to screw up a smoothie. Throw any combination of milk, fruit, nuts, and other goodies into a blender and presto: You’ve got …

10 Ideas to Get Those Back-to-School Juices Flowing

Educators are getting prepared to welcome students back to school this month. Many have spent the summer reading up on new teaching strategies or …