Tom Toughill

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The Peculiar Math That Could Underlie the Laws of Nature

In 2014, a graduate student at the University of Waterloo, Canada, named Cohl Furey rented a car and drove six hours south to Pennsylvania State …

Mathematics

7 Digital Learning Theories and Models You Should Know

While pursuing our teaching degrees we were introduced to various learning theorists and their insights about how people learn best. Some familiar …

30 Activities That Are Scientifically Proven to Make You Happier

We all hate to be bored. We live in the era of FOMO and are constantly looking for ways to keep life exciting. But a lot of the time, we mistake …

Yellowface in Poetry

There’s a storm in the poetry world, this one set off by the bio in <i>Best American Poetry 2015</i> of Michael Derrick Hudson, who has been publishing under …

Writing

7 Subtle and Slightly Bizarre Signs You Need More Sleep

Turns out we could all use a little more shut-eye: Four in 10 Americans don’t get the recommended seven hours of sleep per night. As a result, we’re …

Immune System

Why do teachers struggle with technological change?

The process of technology-enabled change in schools is poorly understood, probably because most of us have only ever caught fleeting glimpses of …