Comedy Nerds Unite!: How's our driving? →
comedynerdsunited: Hey nerds! We here at CNU enjoy bringing you guys all of your comedy needs, so we wanted to hear directly from you about our performance! We value your opinions and are working towards making this site the best experience possible. We specifically want to know about the following: Is there…
Bring Back Recess #letkidsplay #bringbackrecess «... →
The school has slowly reduced recess down to a ten minute period tacked onto lunch. In many cases, the most rambunctious students lose out on this time because they are hyperactive in class. Thus, as they sat in solitude taking their common assessments, legs jiggled, kids giggled and teachers grew angry. Kids looked cagey and I couldn’t blame them. I’m not sure if it’s an issue of liability,...
My opinion about how we can transform education is to hear the voice of...– Anonymous How Should Education be Transformed? (Guest Post by Occupy High Students) « Cooperative Catalyst Yes, yes, yes. I think that is one of the simplest ways my high school could have improved. By the time I was a senior, it was too late to address the issues they asked for in the...
Human-Centered Schools: What is Visioning? →
adventuresinlearning: elsailboats: humanscaleschools: Visioning is the process of imagining preferable future possibilities and probabilities to set forth a plan for transformational action. The definition of visionaries I am using is offered by David Hicks, as “those who offer visions of an earth transformed and who work to help” make it so (David Hicks, pg 15 2010) Visioning can be...
collegehumor: The Best Argument For Birth Control: Condoms Suck It’s our right to not feel like we’re having sex with a balloon.
I just flew in from Virginia, and boy is my vagina tired! From the involuntary...– KRISTEN SCHAAL, on The Daily Show (via inothernews)
collegehumor: Kitten Thinks It’s A Puppy It’s 2012, people. If cats want to act like dogs that’s none of my business.
collegehumor: Birthday Surprise Knocks Girl Out Cold And if their bat mitzvah present goes as planned, she won’t survive.
phiLOLZophy: Now That You're Gone →
philolzophy: This isn’t how I thought I would feel. There is an overwhelming feeling of “whooosh.” That’s the onomatopoeia of a deep exhale. It doesn’t start or end, I never have to inhale again. It’s the DVD menu screen looping the moment of exhale over and over again. I can write about anything I want….
collegehumor: Grandparents Discovering Photo Booth Back in their day, they had to walk 10 miles uphill in the snow to look silly.
Poached Eggs On Toast
gocookyourself: 3 Eggs / Bread / White Wine Vinegar / Water / Salt / Pepper PLACE large pan of water on to boil TURN down heat once boiling and add salt POUR in a capful of white wine vinegar STIR water clockwise CRACK eggs carefully into swirling water LEAVE for 5-6 minutes and remove from water TOAST bread DROP the eggs on the toast and devour FOLLOW us on Facebook GO COOK...
Leading a Learning Revolution →
adventuresinlearning: click through to see a series of talks!
The Minecraft Teacher: Wanted: Teacher and Student... →
minecraftteacher: Students and fellow teachers! I need your help for a super-secret, super-exciting project that I’m working on. I need a large number of testimonials and soundbites about why Minecraft is so great in an educational setting. I’m not looking for a lengthy dissertation. I really just want a paragraph…
TV & Gum Are Awesome: TV IS AWESOME: THE BIGGEST... →
tvandgumareawesome: So this was embarrassing… (Photo courtesy nbc.com) THE BIGGEST LOSER NBC | Tuesday | 8:00 p.m. I HAVE TO TELL YOU SOMETHING, GUYS. I think Conda has fallen victim to the cuts of the Biggest Loser editors. I know, I know. I knowww. She spent weeks being AWFUL! I knowww! But guess what?…