How do you teach a student with a disability you’ve never experienced? Four students from the Maryland School for the Blind (MSB) accompanied their teacher, ...
10 Tips to Energize Earth Month at Work
Sustainable businesses practices aren't just good for the planet - they're good for employees and the bottom line too. Here are 10 tips that will help your company make positive changes, during Earth Month and all year round Bike to work, car pool, use mass transit, or walk. Set goals and compete with friends by logging your hours into the National Bike Challenge or a local Commuter Challenge . Better yet, encourage your workplace to become a Bicycle Friendly Business . Get a recycling or composting program started with the help of Keep America Beautiful. There are lots of ideas and resources at their Recyling@Work portal . Start a Green Team. Follow this checklist from Energy Star, then join one of the many EarthShare green team networks around the country. Read the Impact…
Searchable Schedule · Kenai Peninsula College
Welcome to KPC's Searchable Schedule This schedule has been designed for student convenience. In order to REGISTER, students must access UAOnline. TAKE CARE to compare all information seen here to that on UAOnline—the definitive source for course information. AFTER registering, double check the list of courses to be certain the resulting schedule reads as expected Students need to be careful to note WHERE (which campus or extension site) COURSES ORIGINATE FROM. Students can search course offerings from all KPC locations with KPC's Searchable Schedule The searchable schedule is driven by a database that is refreshed every 24 hours making it the most current and accurate resource for students. This feature is invaluable for ensuring that students…
How field trips boost students’ lifelong learning
My second-grader recently went on a school field trip to the zoo to learn about bats His teacher prepped his class leading up to the visit, asking the students to read books and magazine articles about bats. My son peppered me with bat facts. When the day of the field trip arrived, my son was super excited. He reported back that while at the zoo, they watched a video about bats, studied the tiny bones of a bat’s skeleton and compared the wings of a bat to that of a bird. “Did you see any live bats?” I asked. “Mom, bats are nocturnal. They were all sleeping.” Oh. Of course. Some of my most memorable school experiences stem from field trips in which I had immersive, hands-on experiences, seeing and experiencing things we…
Blunt and Joint Tips Are Becoming the Classy Way to Smoke
Glass or metal tips are taking an integral part of the joint/blunt structure, the crutch, and enhancing it with functionality and personalization.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Chris Christie Blasted On Radio Show: Take Your 'Fat Ass' To a Different Beach!
Chris Christie got told to take "fat ass" to a beach where everyone was allowed.
Toddler Montessori...What are the benefits?
Many working parents are looking for a safe and healthy environment for their very young children. Options for child care are limitless and varied in what they have to offer a young child. However, current research shows us that the most crucial part of a child's development happens in the unconcscious absorbent mind, from 0-3 years old. That bei...
How Homeschooling Inspired Us to Adopt
By reading Sonilght biographies of faithful servants of God, my family was inspired to adopt another child into our home.
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
How magic touch of a masseuse can help soothe new mothers
Regular massage not only pampers women after delivery, it also accelerates healing, both physically and psychologically.