Before Samuel Morse developed the code that bears his name and patented the electromagnetic telegraph, he was a painter and a successful one at that. His teacher, Washington Allston, known today primarily for his Romantic landscapes, took the 20-year-old Samuel to study painting in England in 1811. In London he was admitted to the Royal [...]
Jennifer Lopez stars in The Boy Next Door as a teacher estranged from her husband who falls into a hot affair with a neighbor teen before it all goes bad. As I say in my video review above, the film opened strongly this…
L.A. Unified Supt. Ramon Cortines blasted the teachers union's salary demands Monday, calling them an unrealistic proposal that would force "catastrophic" layoffs of other employees.
The best spoken and most effective teachers are always the ones who love what they do. Here are three videos of passionate people educating about each of their unique crafts -- ink making, sound design, and corporate logo creation.
Below you will find the individual slides from the secret powerpoint prepared last July in preparation for the publicly funded corporate "teacher" prep progam that David Rudd arranged without any consultation with University of Memphis faculty, either outside or inside the College of Education. Show More Summary
I wish all my brother and sister teachers, and everyone out on the road a safe trip.I was on an early schedule today, and finished before 2 PM. I live 23 miles from my school. I hopped in my car, and was home in three hours.How was your day?
We assume the students only agreed to do this so the teacher who initiated it would write them good college recommendation letters
The body of an Pennsylvania teacher who went missing three weeks ago was found in a Philadelphia river Sunday.
Note: There have been a lot of articles this week about an Indiana teacher who filed a lawsuit against his former district saying he was fired because he was an atheist.Last June, this story surfaced after he filed an initial complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Show More Summary
The murder of David Frigaard has shaken a quiet corner near St. Paul. read more
Erika Thompson, an elementary teacher from the community of Whittier, Alaska, talks about life in a small town of fewer than 300 residents who all live in one building in a video produced by Indie Alaska. The residents live in Begisch Towers, former United States Army barracks that were converted into condos. A post office, […]
Report says accused may have been upset because teacher, who also owned a bar, refused to serve him alcohol
To promote their new movie The Humbling, actor Al Pacino and director Barry Levinson stopped by EW‘s Sirius radio station and
Mississippi Teach Finds Creative Way To Teach Students How To Use Condoms Properly Socks Ed. Via MotherJones In Mississippi, where education laws require “stressing” abstinence, teachers are prohibited from “any demonstration of how condoms or other contraceptives are applied.” Nonetheless,
A kindergarten teacher is in hot water after a surveillance camera captured her viciously slapping a four-year-old student. According to The Korean Observer, the teacher who has only been identified by the last name Yoon, became infuriated when the little girl did not finish all of her lunch. Show More Summary
There are so many incredible organizations that are well loved, and yet often misunderstood. Teach for America has spent years helping people see that they are not trying to solve a teacher shortage. Many people get excited about Ashoka's...Show More Summary
Opera diva Renee Fleming and Hugh Jackman's voice teacher offers tips to Idina Menzel who will perform the national anthem on Game Day.
Unexpected writer-director Kris Swanberg has signed with UTA. The film, starring Cobie Smulders and Anders Holm, follows a high school teacher and student who both find themselves unexpectedly pregnant. It had its world premiere yesterday at the Library Center Theatre in Park City. Show More Summary
Unless you attended high school on the set of Glee, you probably don't know the joys of highly-choreographed hallway dance parties A well-dressed, hip-shaking teacher at A. Maceo Smith New Tech High School in Dallas brought studentsShow More Summary
Police in Washington County, Minnesota are investigating the circumstances of what resulted in the gun death of a beloved local high school teacher and mentor to LGBT teens. On Saturday, January 24th at around 3am, 46-year-old David Frigaard was shot near a bar that he owned. A 19-year-old suspect was arrested and booked on pending homicide […]