Education


 

The TV Shows All College Girls Should Be Watching

You've already scrolled through everything on Netflix. Why not try something new?
Tags: College Life, TV


Street Art for Book Lovers: Dutch Artists Paint Massive Bookcase Mural on the Side of a Building

Bookcases are a great ice breaker for those who love to read. What relief those shelves offer ill-at ease partygoers... even when you don't know a soul in the room, there’s always a chance you’ll bond with a fellow guest over one of your hosts’ titles. Occupy yourself with a good browse whilst waiting for someone to take the bait. Now, with the aid of Dutch street artists Jan Is De Man and Deef Feed, some residents of Utrecht have turned their bookcases into street art, sparking conversation in...
Tags: Architecture, Art, Books, Travel


How to Choose the Perfect Gym Bag, According to a Personal Trainer (Plus 10 Cute Gym Bags)

You won't get far without the perfect gym bag. Here are 10 options for under $50.
Tags: College Life, Shopping, Backpacks, Fitness, Handbags, Tote Bags, Workout Clothes


Teachers visit families at home in 700 communities nationwide. The idea is earning attention in Seattle.

For the past 10 years, the school district in Reno, Nevada, has trained teachers to visit students and families where it might matter most — in their living rooms. New research links the approach to stronger relationships and academic outcomes.
Tags: Education, Education Lab, Local News


Climate Change Gets Strikingly Visualized by a Scottish Art Installation

What does it accomplish to talk about climate change? Even those who talk about climate change professionally might find it hard to say. If you really want to make a point about rising sea levels — not to mention all the other changes predicted to afflict a warming Earth — you might do better to show, not tell. That reasoning seems to have motivated art projects like the giant hands reaching out from the waters of Venice previously featured here on Open Culture, and it looks even clearer in...
Tags: Art, Science


UW police chief reassigned amid tension within the department

Some UW police officers submitted a letter of no confidence in Vinson's leadership abilities to university officials in September, launching an independent review of the department's operations.
Tags: Education, Local News


Recess can be isolating and chaotic for children with autism. UW researchers say it doesn’t have to be.

For typically developing children, recess can be the best part of the school day. Lots of friends to scream and shout with while playing tag, inventive games on the jungle gym and hard-fought competitions between the athletically inclined. A child with autism, meanwhile, may encounter recess as loud and chaotic, isolating and exhausting — making it […]
Tags: Education, Education Lab, Local News, Science


Coupons & Sales: Week of 4/19/19

Here's where to shop this easter weekend 2019.
Tags: Shopping, Deals


Looks on Campus: Katie – Grand Valley State University

Sundress season has arrived.
Tags: Campus Style, Midwest, Ankle Boots, Floral Dress, Floral Prints


What to Wear to a Work Conference

You’ve just been invited to your first work conference and now you’re wondering, “What do I wear?” Read on because we have the answer.
Tags: Fashion Tips, Career, Career Tips, Networking, Travel, Workwear


Experience the Majesty of Notre Dame by Getting a Free Download of the Video Game Assassin’s Creed Unity (Free for a Limited Time)

FYI: In the wake of the great Notre Dame fire, the French video game company Ubisoft has decided to make its popular video game Assassin's Creed Unity free through April 25th, allowing gamers to "experience the majesty and beauty of the cathedral." The gothic cathedral figures centrally in the game. Start your download (available only for PC users) here. Once you download the game, you’ll own it forever in your Uplay games library. Would you like to support the mission of Open Culture? Please ...
Tags: Games, History


Bohemian Style 101: 3 Simple Boho Makeup Looks

To finish off our bohemian style guide, here's some makeup that is almost as carefree as the boho attitude.
Tags: Beauty & Hair, Bohemian, Makeup, Makeup Tutorial


Art Installation Dramatically Sheds Light on the Catastrophic Impact of Rising Sea-Levels

What does it accomplish to talk about climate change? Even those who talk about climate change professionally might find it hard to say. If you really want to make a point about rising sea levels — not to mention all the other changes predicted to afflict a warming Earth — you might do better to show, not tell. That reasoning seems to have motivated art projects like the giant hands reaching out from the waters of Venice previously featured here on Open Culture, and it looks even clearer in...
Tags: Art, Science


How the Black Colleges Beyoncé Honors in Homecoming Have Played a Vital Role in American History

As Jim Crow took hold and codified second-class citizenship via law and custom, it became clear just how crucial the HBCUs would be
Tags: Uncategorized, Civil Rights, Education, Music, Opinion


Dixie school district: why it took 22 years to change a name in liberal California

A moniker associated with the Confederacy is finally being eliminated after a decades-long battle over its originsThe first record of someone in San Rafael raising an eyebrow at the name of the Dixie school district – whose name is synonymous with the Confederacy – dates back to 1863, a month after its founding and two years into the American civil war.“It is supposed, by the ominous name, that the young ideas are here to be ‘trained how to shoot’ you,” wrote the Red Bluff Independent, in its 11...
Tags: California, US education, US news, Education, Race, American civil war


He Was a New Teacher at Columbine During the Shooting 20 Years Ago. Here’s Why He Never Left.

Columbine High School teacher Kiki Leyba remembers April 20, 1999 as a day of two life-altering extremes. He was a first-year Columbine teacher meeting with then-Principal Frank DeAngelis, who had just offered him a contract to continue teaching at the school — his dream job — when gunshots rang out in another part of the…
Tags: Uncategorized, Colorado, Education, Onetime


Space Access 2019 - Friday morning

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; min-height: 16.0px} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} span.s2 {text-decoration: underline ; font-kerning: none} Henry Spencer - Transition from Missiles to Reusable Rockets Ships A lot of people talk about reusable by are really looking at refurbishment Frequently mentioned “Thrust into Space” by Hunter. ...
Tags: Henry Cate


Space Access 2019 - Friday evening

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; min-height: 16.0px} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} span.s2 {text-decoration: underline ; font-kerning: none} Notes from Friday evening of Space Access 2019 Dr. Lee Valentine on Space Studies Institute’s History Space Studies Institute has been focused on a lot of space issues.   They have a good...
Tags: Henry Cate


Best Practices in Bioentrepreneurship Education

Entrepreneurship education programs are expanding rapidly and recent polls indicate that 20-25% of B school applicants are interested in starting their own business. Many applicants, including medical school and graduate school applicants already have, but feel they lack the business skills to start and scale their companies. Consequently, there are more Masters in Entrepreneurship programs sprouting up ...
Tags: Education, Entrepreneurship, Health/Healthcare


New testing

New testingThe post New testing appeared first on Great College Advice.
Tags: Uncategorized


Space Access 2019 - Saturday morning

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; min-height: 16.0px} li.li1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} span.s2 {text-decoration: underline ; font-kerning: none} span.s3 {font: 12.0px Helvetica} Notes of the Space Access 2019 Saturday morning presentations: He...
Tags: Henry Cate


Space Access 2019 - Thursday evening

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; min-height: 16.0px} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} span.s2 {text-decoration: underline ; font-kerning: none} Thursday evening of Space Access 2019 Paul Breed of Unreasonable Rockets - Development Of A Low-Cost Modular Launcher He has a small team, 100% self funded.   The central problem: need enou...
Tags: Henry Cate


Space Access 2019 - Friday afternoon

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; min-height: 16.0px} li.li1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} span.s2 {text-decoration: underline ; font-kerning: none} span.s3 {font: 12.0px Helvetica} ol.ol1 {list-style-type: decimal} Notes on the Friday afternoon session of...
Tags: Henry Cate


Space Access 2019 - Saturday afternoon

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000; min-height: 16.0px} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} span.s2 {text-decoration: underline ; font-kerning: none} Here are some notes from the last presentations at Space Access 2019 John R Bucknell on Turbo Rockets - A Paradigm Shift for Space Access Reviewed some of the challenges with rockets: expensiv...
Tags: Henry Cate


Here’s How to Wear Floral Prints the 2019 Way

Florals are always in, but here are the most 2019 ways to wear them.
Tags: Trends, Floral Dress, Floral Prints, Spring, Spring 2019, Spring Fashion Trends



Filters
show more filters
February - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728   
March - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
April - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930