Deal ➤ Up to 45% Off Hair Treatments at Paul Mitchell Schools
'Valid with any stylist Appointment required. Merchant standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed the price paid for the voucher). Limit 1 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. All goods or services must be used by the same person. Additional charge may apply for hair longer than shoulder length. Color services include 3oz. of color, any additional color will be charged $8.00 per additional 3oz. All services performed by students in training under the supervision of a licensed instructor. Valid Monday-Friday only.'
Why Finland's schools are top-notch
Pasi Sahlberg says America can learn from Finland, which has one of the leading education systems in the world.
What would happen if an elementary school abolished homework? This.
Citing the lack of evidence that homework does much if anything to improve academic performance in elementary grades, a principal in Manhattan notified parents that there would be no more after-school assignments for the public school’s students.
27 Ways to Inspire Students to Innovate
Educator Mia MacMeekin made this infographic about ways to inspire students to think more deeply about how innovation applies to them. It's a helpful way to begin a conversation about what it means to innovate, a word that sometimes seems to belong in the adult domain of business and is estranged from how students think about living their lives.
You're probably shopping for vegetables wrong. Here's how to do it better.
The Vox guide to finding the most flavorful produce.
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.
17 shocking facts that could change the way you think about water forever
Water, water everywhere but less than 0.5% to drink.
How to Trim a Male Sago Palm
The Green Industry News presents Richard Daigle with Irrigator Tech as he explains the proper procedures for trimming a male sago palm
3,100 teachers, administrators gather to promote STEM education
Educators focus on getting more students interested in STEM careers.
What Defines a Good School?
To create school environments that reflect our humanity, the words we use matter, writes Superintendent David Gamberg.