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Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse Pie

Chocolate peanut butter mousse pie is probably one of the best chocolate, creamy desserts that I’ve ever tried! This treat is so easy to prepare but …

Dessert

Tis the Season for Julia Child’s Trademark Vinaigrette

Julia Child once said: “The perfect vinaigrette is so easy to make that I see no reason whatsoever for bottled dressings.”<p>Once again, we can’t help …

Julia Child

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

If you’re looking to up your game in the kitchen, classic French technique will provide you with a useful foundation no matter what you like to cook. …

“Real Deal” Coconut Shrimp

<i>In Ben Mim’s single ingredient-focused book,</i> Coconut, <i>he cracks open tips and tricks for cooking this tropical fruit into both savory and sweet dishes.</i><p>…

Chocolate-Caramel-Pecan Pretzel Bites

Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F.<p>Put the pecan halves on a baking sheet in a single layer and bake, shaking the sheet once halfway through, until …

Blueberry Yogurt Cake

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly coat an 8½ -by-4½ -inch loaf pan with nonstick spray; line with parchment and spray …

Dessert

Free: A Crash Course in Design Thinking from Stanford’s Design School

If you ask a few of today's youngsters what they want to do when they grow up, the word "design" will almost certainly come up more than once. Ask …

UX & Psychology go hand in hand— How Gestalt theory appears in UX design

In the age of AI and “Human Centered Machine Learning”, it’s essential that we understand the needs and behaviour of our users. This is doubly true …

UX Design

5 Questions to Ask Your Students To Start the School Year

Schools are about more than learning; they are about experience(s). They help shape us in our present and future and those experiences stick with us …

Harvard Business Review Lays-Out A Good Three-Step Process To Introduce A Lesson

A new article in the Harvard Business Review, The Science Of Pep Talks talks about…pep talks, but the three-step process it suggests can also apply …

Rubrics

Rubrics aren't just for summative evaluation. They can be used as a teaching tool as well. When used by students as part of a formative assessment, …

18 Classic Japanese Dishes You Can Make At Home

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Taste Beyond The Tongue

5 Free Graphic Design Tools To Create Your Own Visuals in 2017

Why would you pay a design agency upwards of $5,000 for one graphic design, when you can create your own visuals for next to nothing?<p>Many startups and new entrepreneurs understand the value of using visuals in their marketing strategy, but how many people are actually going to throw five grand at a …

Infographics

Get Out of Auto: How to Use Your Camera’s Shooting Modes for Better Photos

If you want to get the most out of your DSLR camera, it’s best to learn its different shooting modes, rather than just using full Auto all the time. …

Shutter Speed

Rubrics Are Fine, But How Do I Get an A?

Most educators begin developing rubrics by articulating what students must do to meet a standard or be "proficient." From there they identify two or …

Pedagogy

This is the fire station of the future — and it costs $32 million

From the 1960 plane crash in Park Slope to the 2001 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center, Rescue Company 2's firemen have always responded to New York City's most dangerous emergencies.<p>For the last 31 years, they have worked and trained at their station in Brownsville, Brooklyn. But by …

New York City

Can architecture make people trust cops?

In North Lawndale, Chicago, a public basketball court is changing the way people relate to local police. Built just last October, it’s a half court built right next to the West 10th district police station, and it’s designed to get cops to shoot hoops with young men and women they might otherwise …

"I grew up in a hot-rod culture" says Tom Kundig

American architect Tom Kundig has spent decades creating buildings that celebrate rough-and-ready materials and mechanics. In this exclusive …

Goodbye, Linear Factory Model of Schooling: Why Learning is Irregular

Opinion | Community<p>Goodbye, Linear Factory Model of Schooling: Why Learning is Irregular<p>By Dwight Carter     Jul 6, 2016<p>Shutterstock / …

A Nobel Laureate's Education Plea: Revolutionize Teaching

Bloodletting to keep the "humors" in balance was a leading medical treatment from ancient Greece to the late 19th century. That's hard to believe now, in the age of robot-assisted surgery, but "doctors" trusted lancets and leeches for centuries.<p>To Nobel laureate Carl Wieman, the college lecture is …

Pedagogy

Articles about tiny prefab cabins upgrade rugged camping site colorado on Dwell.com - Dwell

A small prefab cabin in Norway is offering an alternative view on the concept of luxury.<p>It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: An illustrator of children's books who lives on the Sunshine Coast of British...<p>A lakeside prefab in Norway is a study in idyllic seclusion.<p>Each week, we tap into …

Prefab Homes

Webflow Builds Sites Without Code, Like Squarespace Crossed With Photoshop

When design and code combine, building websites may never be the same.<p>Right now, the web is split between designers and developers. The designers mock up layouts in Photoshop. The developers turn that imagery into functional code via standards like CSS and Javascript. As a result, designers have …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Entertainment<p><i>GQ</i>’s Zach Baron talks about it all with a generational icon.<p>By Zach Baron7 hours agoView More<p>Don't Miss!<p>Basketball<p>Your favorite roomy …

Men's Fashion

Leading New Pedagogy: Project-Based Learning

Without leaders understanding and holding the space for new methodologies to be learned, graduates are less likely to possess the attributes that we …

Pedagogy

4 Tenets of Eames Design that Ensured their Iconic Status

For devotees of mid-century modern style, the mention of Charles and Ray Eames always elicits enthusiasm and zeal. How could it not? The husband and …

From Harvard Innovation Lab, A Startup To Help Take Tiny Houses Mainstream

Don’t want to ditch everything for a tiny house? With Getaway, rustic small-space living can be yours for a night.<p>Tiny houses occupy a curious position in our cultural consciousness. They’re a cottage industry, but are also a full-fledged lifestyle movement with devotees and fans spanning the …