Turnitin, the global leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced a website evaluation rubric to teach students how to analyze and grade the academic quality of the Internet sources used in their writing.
A poster created for our English language arts and social studies departments (humanities) to use in their classroom, as well as in the library. Not-for-profit organizations are free to use it within the Creative Commons licensing parameters.
A guide to the best kid and family-friendly airlines USA TODAY Back in the day when flight attendants were called stewardesses, they used to hand out promotional items to young fliers – pilot's wing pins, decks of cards, that sort of thing.
How to keep your child's teeth healthy Fox News Brushing twice a day should definitely be non-negotiable in your house, especially since experts are seeing more and more kids with cavities. The problem actual starts with the preschool set.
Pinterest is a promising visual bookmarking platform. It is gaining in popularity more and more and of course teachers and educators are part of this success for there are now a burgeoning number of educational boards on Pinterest where you can get free access to tons of web tools and teaching tips.There are also some great educational Pinners that are committed to sharing useful resources with their fellow teachers. In this regard, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has its own Pinterest Board where we have been pinning everything we publish here or we find in other blogs and websites, make sure to follow us to stay updated about our future pinnings.
Top family vacation spots for 2013 STLtoday.com Parents all across the area are examining school calendars and thinking about the best time to head off for summer vacation. But where to go can be a trickier question.
KARE Minnesota family reunited with father after 15 years KARE MINNEAPOLIS - A Minnesota family has been reunited with a father and husband after 15 years of separation. Pastor Cheing Chut, a First Adventist minister, arrived at the Minneapolis-St.
Caring For A Flu Patient? How To Stay Healthy Huffington Post But when that sniffling, coughing person is someone you hold near and dear -- whether it's a friend, a spouse or a child -- there are some decisions to make.
Here some keys to unleashing your inner greatness:
1.) Serve Others – He who has not served cannot lead - Motivate based on goals - Help people bring out their strengths - Help people win
2.) Lead from the Front - To lead you must first believe - Be selfless, be genuine - Show that you care when people deserve it
3.) Sharpen the Saw – in order to have complete success you have to be the complete individual, physical, mental and spiritual - Professional growth without personal growth is chaos - Set goals and hit them. Have higher standards than the competition and hold fast to them - Have the ability to identify problems and solve them immediately. - Invest in yourself, empty the coins of your purse into your mind and your mind will fill your purse with coins
- Sometimes there is just no holding back the river, be the river
4.) Take Action: - Do not only Dream, but take action
5.) Be Obedient
6.) Be Courageous, believe in yourself
7.) Be Fearless
8.) Show Discipline and Focus
… and what I see as very important:
9.) Try to withstand every mere wish, every have to, every outer temptation - Learn to realize what is really essential - You are not every mother’s child - You don’t have to please everyone - If you look into your heart, you will know what you want
10.) Act that you are able to look yourself in the eyes