Sue McDonald

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Native American Beliefs in the 'Little People' or Fairies

Native American Beliefs in the 'Little People' or Fairies<p>Updated on January 11, 2017<p>Belief in Fairies Spans Cultures<p>When we hear stories and older …

Key to Vocabulary Gap Is Quality of Conversation, Not Dearth of Words

Thirty million words.<p>For 20 years, a chasm of words has yawned between the children of college-educated professionals and those of high school …

Clinton Foundation

Human Physiology/Senses

What are Senses?[edit]<p>We experience reality through our senses. Senses are the physiological methods of perception, so a sense is a faculty by which …

Neuroscience

Arts And Crafts Activities May Ward Off Dementia, Study Finds

Please, no more snark about midlife knitters, potters and jewelry-making hobbyists. They may be on to something when it comes to staving off dementia in later years.<p>People who participate in arts and crafts and who socialize in middle and old age may delay the development of the thinking and memory …

Cognitive Impairment

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Teacher Tips: Being “In the Moment” with Children

<i>We are excited to have Sara Beach guest blog for us today. As a former Teachstone Staff Trainer, she frequently presented on topics such as Helping</i> …

Teaching

Introducing Technology to Young Children

Why Viewing Classroom Management as a Mystery Can Be a Good Thing

Published Online:<p>Complete Coverage<p>—dynamosquito/Flickr Creative Commons<p>As experienced teachers know, you can never have too many different …

Exercise Doesn't Just Help Shed Fat — It Changes How Fatty Tissue Works

Exercise works its magic in many ways. It improves the power and efficiency of the heart; it boosts the release of certain neurotransmitters (the chemicals nerve cells use to talk to each other); and it stimulates cells' garbage-disposal machinery. Now a group of researchers led by Charlotte Ling …

Diabetes