How to be an advocate for mental health and wellness
How do you stand up for mental wellness for yourself and for others? We should think about how we talk about mental health, how we look out for our own menta...
How to Prep for the SAT or ACT: What Parents Need to Know
The SAT and ACT tests are coachable and effective preparation can lower a student’s anxiety levels and dramatically increase their score.
Tax Preparation Advice: 4 Scams to Avoid This Year
With the start of the New Year, it's time to start thinking about tax preparation. During the filing season tax scammers are on the prowl. Here are the four biggest scams
Charter school facts vs. myths: What NAACP needs to learn
Two Fridays ago, a national debate in education came to Florida: Are charter schools a good thing, and specifically, are they good for children of color? The second part of the question is particularly interesting to the civil-rights organization that hosted a hearing in Orlando to explore it: the NAACP . It’s also a vital question to me as an African-American educator. So, I made the trip from Polk County to speak.
5 Amazing Holistic Hair Care Tips
Holistic hair care is not exactly the same as natural hair care. It actually goes a step beyond to link the hair with the mind and rest of the body for complete wellness. In this hustle and bustle of everyday, most people tend to forget that there is a treatment beyond the chemical solutions available in the market. Here Are Some Easy Holistic Hair Care Ideas That You Can Try Every Day: Meditation One of the best ways to start off with holistic hair care would be via meditation. This is a method that has been used since ancient times.
How feeling respected transforms a student's relationship to school
A Stanford University study finds that a one-time intervention to help teachers and students empathize with one another halved the number of suspensions at five California middle schools, and helped build bonds between disengaged students and their schools.
Outdoor Utility Light
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This is What a Massive 500 Gallon Propane Tank Explosion Looks Like
If there's one thing that you want to avoid with anything that's propane powered from your grill to your heater, It would most obviously be a situation that would put the propane tank in danger of building up enough pressure to explode and send shrapnel flying everywhere. While these tanks are fitted with safety...
How Small Business Owners Can Benefit by Hiring Consultants
A business consultant can bring outside perspective and help small business owners get an unbiased view to take their business to the next level.
Move over, iBeacons — here come mesh beacons
Mesh beacons, which utilize capabilities in version 4.1 of Bluetooth that came out last December, turn the current generation of location-broadcasting beacons into a two-way, Net-connected network.