Pin it Project by: Cecilia Valentine Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands Ons Dorp is a school building that got converted into different apartments. This particular one was designed for a family of four. The teacher’s lounge was remodeled into the bedrooms and the classroom into the living space. READ MORE »
I bet learning was never as much fun or engaging when you were growing up as it is now at the height of the Internet era. If you’re a parent or a teacher looking for resources to help your kids take their academic and non-academic education a notch higher, you don’t have to look too far. Show More Summary
Prepare for Thanksgiving dinner with some tips from a chemistry expert.
The tale of an overworked, disillusioned teacher and a shocking act of conscientiousness from an anonymous teen that revitalized her commitment to the classroom. The post Anonymous Student Gives Exhausted Teacher a Thanksgiving Boost appeared first on The Good Men Project.
I have always been interested in parenting, and raising children gently. I was a nanny and preschool teacher before having children of my own, and I always naturally used attachment parenting techniques. It’s what always felt right to me, and what I thought was best for the children. When my... Continue reading
It's a major change in tone for the governor. The post Why New York May Reduce The Role Of Tests In Teacher Evaluations appeared first on ThinkProgress.
So when I first heard about the latest wellness craze —sound baths —I wasn’t too eager to experience one… until I called Sara Auster, a highly regarded yoga and meditation teacher who is also a certified sound therapist. She explained...Show More Summary
My first exposure to Ayurveda was about ten years ago when I attended many workshops on the Teachers Path at the Chopra Center. It resonated with me. The idea of holistic wellness and incorporating mind-body-spirit into my personal health...Show More Summary
You'll want every single one of these for your pencil case, from an implement for cavemen to a pencil you sharpen by squeezing. It's pretty common for teachers to task their design students with rethinking a ubiquitous object, so designers...Show More Summary
One of the more enduring education-policy myths is that public-school teachers are “underpaid” on average, and therefore that raising teacher pay across the board would improve student achievement. The latest exercise in mythmaking is...Show More Summary
My 3rd grade teacher knew. She was convinced. I wasn't so sure. I just spoke from my heart, little did I know that by doing so I was becoming a writer. She had assigned us all a Thanksgiving theme. The other kids sighed in dread but I beamed with delight. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 24: Actress Dee Wallace attends the world premiere of 'UNITY' at the DGA Theater on June 24, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Specticast) U.S. actor and drama teacher Dee Wallace has appeared in more horror films than just about anyone [...]
This is a good week to take the time to say thank you to those who are helping your child – a wonderful teacher, a positive counselor, a helpful classroom aide, or a thoughtful bus driver. There are many people working in the system who help you and your kids. We need to do what […]
OK let’s get things in the right order. First Raheem Sterling forces a transfer from Liverpool to Manchester City for a fee somewhat higher than his weight in gold. Next, he buys a house in Football Wives village. After that, he instals an indoor pool, a basketball court and a barber’s area. Then he buys […]
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, who in January called for standardized exams to determine 50 percent of the ratings, is quietly seeking a reduction, even to zero.
Sirin Kilicalp was an ethnically Kurdish school teacher who died in the October 10 bombing in Ankara, Turkey.
Chris Traietti 186 vs Adam Collins 196 Brandon Montella 173 vs Devonte Hopkins 179 Matt Doherty 140 vs Rafael Francis 140 Antonio Chaves Fernandez 161 vs Greg Thomas 166 Venue: Boston Teacher’s Union Hall (180 Mt Vernon St), Boston, MA … Continue reading ? The post Weights from Boston appeared first on Boxing News.
Little is known about Fan Jinghui, other than the fact that last week he was executed, along with Norweigan citizen Ole Johan Grimsgaard-Ofstad, by the Islamic State. Fan, who is from Beijing, was at one time a high school teacher turned advertising executive, though in 2001 he described himself as a "drifter" to a Chinese radio show. Show More Summary
Emily E. Smith is a fifth-grade social justice and English Language Arts teacher at Cunningham Elementary School in Austin. She was just awarded the 2015 Donald H. Graves Excellence in the Teaching of Writing award given at the National Teachers of English Language Arts Convention in Minneapolis. Smith created and founded The Hive Society, a […]
Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old Texas high school student who was arrested after teachers mistaked his homemade clock for a bomb, is asking for $15 million in damages. His attorney wrote two letters—one asking the city for $10 million...Show More Summary