When educator Bob Greenberg retired, he wanted to learn more about teaching and learning.
One of this year’s themes forConnected Educators Month isblended learning, and it’s not hardto understand why.
Elizabeth Banks is a glowing beauty as she hits the red carpet while attending the 2014 LA’s Promise Gala held at The Globe Theatre at Universal Studios on Tuesday (September 30) in Universal City, Calif. The 40-year-old actress was joined by her husband Max Handelman, Tyrese Gibson, as well as Blink 182 member Mark Hoppus [...]
President Obama has set a clear goal for our nation's education system: by 2020, the U.S. would once again be the world's leader in the proportion of its citizens holding college degrees or postsecondary credentials. He's urged college...Show More Summary
Disabled teens have sex pretty much like everyone else. However, leaving them without access to reproductive health tools (and sexual education) means that they can be exposed to higher risks than their peers. Read more
Dr. Ben Carson is being heavily hyped as a 2016 presidential candidate by the conservarazzi and Beltway media, regards of how many unintelligible things he utters. The fact that he is an accomplished doctor and a highly educated person makes what he says all the more puzzling. Show More Summary
Teens who received free contraception and were educated about the pros and cons of various birth control methods were dramatically less likely to get pregnant, give birth or get an abortion compared with other sexually active teens, according to a new study.
Photographers Without Borders is helping grassroots causes around the world through Support, Inspiration, and Experiences. PWB supports these organizations by providing free visual media that will help them educate others and raise awareness. Show More Summary
A group of engineers, IT professionals and educators (who also happen to be Star Trek and sci-fi fans) have come up with a project to send student projects into space on an unmanned orbiter named "Enterprise." Now they have teamed up with the National Space Society with the goal to launch the orbiter by 2017 […]
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If you don't regularly work with sign language interpreters, you might not know that there are certain rules and expectations. To get the most out of having an ASL interpreter present, it's a good idea to educate yourself about whatShow More Summary
"Education is scary. There are so many people who discouraged us, given that our girls were kidnapped and escaped, and told us we should not put them in school again. Now, we who have agreed, we are giving our children to you. You are...Show More Summary
The event: The LA Phil 2014 Gala launched the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s season Tuesday with “A Celebration of John Williams” at Walt Disney Concert Hall, raising a whopping $3.5 million for the organization and its education progra...
The Department of Education is taking the first steps to further ensure educational equity for disadvantaged students, including students of color and low-income students, announcing a new guidance for states, school districts and schools.
To me, and most people, there is not a nobler or more important calling in the world than teaching. There is not a single person on this planet who doesn't acknowledge or understand the impact that an educator can have upon his or her students. Show More Summary
For the fourth year in a row, Caltech is being rated the best research university in the world by the Times Higher Education magazine of Great Britain, according to a survey released Wednesday.
I often tell people if you want to know where someone is heading, you must first find out where they've been. I'm a fourth-generation Arizonan, the son of a commercial painter and factory worker and the product of public schools. I was...Show More Summary
The state of American education is abysmal as it is, but a new story out of Wyoming might just take the cake. At Park Elementary School, children have been banned
After handing over the reins at Kickstarter and assuming the role of chairman at the wildly successful crowdfunding company, Perry Chen’s next online act is launching Dollar A Day, a site aimed at educating the public on the wide world of non-profit giving and volunteering. Show More Summary
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