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This Deadlift Variation Works Your Entire Bod in One Move

Legs, abs, upper body—it’s got you covered.<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Thousands of women already have. Join them, and achieve your fitness goals faster!</i><p><b>Single-arm deadlift</b><b>:</b> If you're ready for a move that's …

Misunderstood Minds . Resources

The following resources offer material you can use to become more informed about learning disabilities and differences. They encompass a broad range …

12 Reasons Why Parents Need Mindfulness Now

I was watching my daughters play when my oldest grabbed a toy out of the youngest daughter's hands. Older sis barks a command, "Don't do it like that!"<p>Two things happened at once. I realized, "Whoa, this is what I sound like sometimes," AND my temper jumped up.<p>Two years earlier, I might have …

Mindfulness

How to Add Google Drive to Microsoft Word

<i>You can use Google AND Microsoft Together</i> You can add Google Drive to Microsoft Office now. It can save you time, particularly if you’re saving files …

Google

The 5 Best Cruise Lines for Kids | Frommer's

advertisement<p>There are separate areas designed for literally every age group, from babies up to age 21. Tots can head to the nursery to play, and …

10 Questions That Will Transform Your Life

<i>This article was originally published on Completed Thoughts.</i><p>Have you ever asked yourself questions like these?<p>"Why do I have to get up so early?"<br>• "Why is this happening to me?"<br>• "I'm screwed, aren't I?"<br>• "Why is life so hard?"<br>• "I should just give up, shouldn't I?<p>If you are like the average person, you …

Happiness

Eat Your 3 Favorite Desserts in 1 Awesome Cake

Three's a party.<p>Something we can probably all identify with is the struggle of choosing between multiple desserts. On Thanksgiving, we're forced to make the horrible decision of either pumpkin pie or apple pie (or feel annoying and ask for a sliver of both). Because nobody should ever have to go …

Party Trick: Use Dry Ice to Carbonate Any Fruit

Here's a good party trick from our mad scientist chef friends over at Chefsteps: take some dry ice, put it in a cooler, cover it with a towel, top it with piles of fruit, and wait. The result is weirdly and deliciously carbonated fruit with heightened fruit flavors and an easy way to impress …

Flavors

The only 15 foods worth buying organic

Instead we're faced with awkward produce-aisle decisions every time we step foot into a grocery store — is this worth paying 50¢, $1, $5 more?<p>What are the health implications, and is organic equally important across the board?<p>Let's get real here: Most organic food has not been proven to be "better" …

European Union

5-Ingredient Slow Cooker Recipes For Those Busy Weeknights

We love the slow cooker for how much easier it makes our lives. Not only does it cook us dinner and dessert, but we can hack it into a steamer when needed. Plus, it turns out, it's pretty easy to clean, too.<p>In the name of ease and simplicity, we set out to find the easiest, simplest slow cooker …

Cooking

Is This Really What A Big Mac Does To Your Body In An Hour?

Another day, another dramatic infographic. This time, we’ve moved away from shocking suggestions of what sugar- and stimulant-laden drinks apparently …

Nutrition

12 books you should read to impress your boss

Not only that, it improves your vocabulary, expands your world, and generally makes you a more educated and interesting person to be around.<p>Below, 12 entrepreneurs from YEC suggest books that they themselves have loved and passed on to their employees.<p>Read just one and you'll find yourself ahead of …

Self-improvement

Here Is An Amazing Tool for History Teachers

September , 2015 <br>WhatWasThere is an excellent web tool and mobile app that uses Google Maps technologies to provide users with an interactive …

Education Technology

An Old Hutch Gets a Second Life as 2(!) Pieces of Furniture

This blogger amped up her dining room and bathroom with just one purchase.<p>It all started with a $40 thrift store purchase. The hutch was old, scratched, and not super special, but Kellie Van (the blogger behind Le Zoe Musings) and her husband saw serious potential in it. So they scooped it up, …

Fashion Industry

5 Quintessential Summer Recipes to Make Before the Season Is Over

Labor Day might mark the ceremonial end of summer, but there are still 9 days until the season is officially over. Take advantage of the warm weather and end-of-season produce, and make these recipes before the weather turns cool.<p><b>1. Golden Gazpacho</b><p>I have made this delicious gazpacho over and over …

Cooking

Access Over 9000 High Quality Audio Books for Free Today

September 12, 2015<br>Audiobooks HQ is an iPad app that provides over 9000 free audiobooks. The app is free today and only for a limited period of time. …

Nonacademic Skills Are Key To Success. But What Should We Call Them?

More and more people in education agree on the importance of learning stuff other than academics.<p>But no one agrees on what to call that "stuff".<p>There are least seven major overlapping terms in play. New ones are being coined all the time. This bagginess bugs me, as a member of the education media. …

Education

6 Trainers Share Their Favorite Exercises for a Tighter, Sexier Butt

Show your booty some (tough) love with these serious strengthening moves.<p>Snoop Dogg and Jason Derulo wrote a song about it, your significant other can't get enough of it, and the #belfie is officially a thing. Basically: The booty is kind of a big deal. So we asked six trainers for their go-to …

PDF my Google Drive Folder - Teacher Tech

In response to a tweet asking how to print a folder of student work in Google Drive I wrote a script that will list all the files in a folder in your …

Software

10 hacks that will change the way you use Gmail

Some of you are fortunate to be young enough that you don’t know what email was like before Google came along and launched Gmail. Suffice it to say, …

Apps

Autism: The Number 1 Thing You Can Do to Help Your Child

(photo A. Libutti)<p>The other night, my children were getting ready to go to bed. My oldest son Jack, who has autism, likes to bring a few items to bed with him. On this particular evening he was perseverating on the different colored pieces of a plastic marble run. He was dropping each piece on the …

Autism

Comparison of Learning Theories Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on September 5, 2015<p>The Comparison of Learning Theories Infographic is adapted from “Applying Learning Theory to Mobile,”. In order to apply …

Walt Disney Company

4 Significant Apps for Social Studies Teachers

September 5, 2015<br>Below are four free educational iPad apps we want to bring to your attention. While they can be used across different content areas, …

The Surprising Key to Your Child's Success

Science points to something truly surprising: the single most influential factor (among all other single factors) accounting for differences in education achievement is...<p>...the collective attributes of the other students with whom your child attends school - more than race, personal traits, family …

Education

24 Dump Dinners You Can Make In A Crock-Pot

Step one: Dump everything into a slow cooker. Step two: Let dinner make itself.