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Online Screening And Live Chat To Explore Nonviolent Action Through The Arts

Violence appears to be the dominant method of trying to impose change to our ideologies or culture. (The stream of mass shootings like the tragedy in Orlando seems to be proof). But what if a better...

June 17, 2016

Secrets To Educational Success: Determination And Innovation

What’s the best predictor of success in a person’s life, including success in education? When it comes to predicting the latter, psychologist and former educator Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth...

November 19, 2015

A Year in Review: Top Five Education Posts of 2013

What stories resonated with educators in 2013? I reviewed our blog archives and turned up these top five posts. A famous singer’s education Ted Talk television special drew a lot of readers, so did a...

January 8, 2014

Singer John Legend Hosts TED Talks Education on Television

You may be familiar with TED Talks, the short online video lectures from people of all works of life dedicated to spreading ideas and its separate channel TED Talks Education. Tonight John Legend...

May 7, 2013

Inspiration Kenyan Teen Lion Stopping Light Inventor

How can you convince your students that there is a future science, technology, engineering and math genius living inside of them and they just don’t know it? Share the story of Kenyan teen Richard...

February 27, 2013