Maxwell Peterson, 16-years-old, was a beloved student at East High School in Madison, Wisconsin. His special education teacher Josh Albarelli spoke with WISC News 3. He spoke about the happiness Maxwell brought to him as well as his fellow students. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) Dawson Tamatea taught at Palmerston North Boys' High School in New Zealand for almost thirty years. One of the things he taught students was a haka. Tamatea died unexpectedly July 19 at the age of 55. Students got together to do the haka that he taught them as a tribute when Tamatea’s hearse arrived for the funeral service. Show More Summary
Black guy: So, where you at these days?Black chick: Newark — where all the shootin’ at.–PATH station, Grove St
Two weeks ago, Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, a renowned 65-year-old Buddhist teacher, became the latest in a long line of Tibetans to die in Chinese prison, sparking international outrage and protests against China. An educator, a spiritual...Show More Summary
Shake it, sister! Madonna's Rebel Heart tour kicks off September 9 in Montreal! If you don't know what to expect from the event, prepare for a holy experience! [ Video: PS22 Chorus Sings To A Teacher Battling Cancer ] And, of course, by "holy experience" we mean sexy nuns working stripper poles! Madge released a teaser (above) for the upcoming [...]
Travis Haas, a New Orleans high school science teacher, says that ever since Hurricane Katrina, his students have endured so many lectures and lessons on the importance and vulnerability of Louisiana’s wetlands that many develop “wetlands...Show More Summary
A New Zealand school has honored a late teacher with national pride and unity. The entire student body of Palmerston North Boys' High School performed a traditional Maori dance last Friday at the funeral of a beloved teacher, the Telegraph reported. Show More Summary
The principal, Jeanene Worrell-Breeden of Teachers College Community School, said she had done so because students had not finished the exams, according to a memorandum released Monday.
You’ve seen this one before: the kids are at a nightclub or a soda shop, or maybe in a gymnasium. They’re dancing, energetically and all-smiles, to beat-heavy music. Adults are present as well—parents or teachers, usually, but they could be rich, stuffy old men in tuxedos and monocles. Show More Summary
Some students equate a good yoga class with a fast one, but moving too quickly can lead to injuries. Here, master teacher Eddie Modestini offers three signs it's time to slow down. The post Vinyasa 101: Is Your Yoga Class Too Fast? appeared first on Yoga Journal.
Gov. Jindal praises heroic teachers - via Washington Post. Or, here's a new MTV documentary called "White People" by (undocumented) documentary filmmaker Jose Antonio Vargas in which young folks talk about what it's like being white....Show More Summary
So Liverpool Pride is this weekend (August 1), and to celebrate the occasion, 31-year-old teacher Emma Baldry decided it was high time to come out to her pupils, particularly since she’d recently changed her name after entering a civil partnership. Related: The Brighter Side Of Coming Out: Uplifting Stories Of Bursting Out Of the Closet […]
Educators seldom have enough time to do their business. What’s that doing to the state of learning?
By Robert Moran, Philly.com A Common Pleas Court judge this week dismissed a lawsuit against the Philadelphia School District and its teachers' union that tried to end a long-held practice of allowing union employees to remain on the public payroll.
When I was a kid I liked to see how far I could push my teachers, parents, friends, church minister, and girlfriends with the things I'd say. I'd say outrageous things to get a reaction. I've done the same thing in my marriage trying to get a rise out of my wife. Show More Summary
After Lafayette theater shooting, union chief praises teachers NOLA.com: About 20 minutes into The Grand 16's showing of the film "Trainwreck" on Thursday night (July 24), gunman John Russell Houser stood up and began firing into the crowd, wounding Martin, Meaux and seven others and killing two more, authorities said. Show More Summary
(after 20 minute discussion)Kindergartener: What are we talking about?Kindergarten teacher: Where have you been all day?Kindergartener (shrugging) school.–Public School
Hold onto your wigs and secure your false eyelashes because production has begun on Hurricane Bianca. The film, starring RuPaul’s Drag Race season 6 winner Bianca Del Rio, tells the story of a high school teacher in a small town in Texas who loses his job once it’s discover he is gay. So what’s a gay […]
The fabulous Laura Mvula has kicked off three weeks of free piano lessons at the St Pancras terminal. The station has three good upright pianos and teachers will be standing by 11.00-14.00 from 23rd July to 12th August 2015 at each of them. This is a wonderful initiative by Youth Music, a charity which helped […]