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The Value of College

As the semester comes within weeks of its closure, I begin thinking of lasting comments to share with the students. My hope is that the lessons and discussions we have in class transcend the simple context of the class and leave an impression that follow students throughout their remaining academic and professional lives. 900 more words

Steve Ballmer Talks Life Lessons At Harvard

This is a great 45-min video of Steve Ballmer talking about some of his life lessons to the CS50 class.  If you can handle his antics, there’s a lot of great entrepreneurial nuggets in here.


Today's Lesson: Sunday, November 23, 6-7:30 p.m.

 Lesson Plan – Teacher Amira    Subject: Language Grades: 6-9  

NOVEL WRITING continues! Two weeks to go!

Students are getting the hang of this . . .and adding a lot to their books. 146 more words


shine brighter

Today, I was caught off guard with a rather unexpected question: Are you just afraid of getting into a relationship?

Initially, I wanted to yell, … 475 more words


Lessons I've Learned from the "U R Jar"

This particular topic has been on my mind now for the past two-ish weeks and I am finally getting around to actually writing it. So, after a crappy week, I am super excited to publish a new post about one of my all-time favorite things that I have ever seen: The “U R Jar.” In case you have never heard of a “U R Jar,” then these next few sentences may be of some assistance. 504 more words


Lessons My Yoga Practice Teaches Me On and Off of My Mat

Saying that I practice yoga can mean a variety of things to people. What does it mean to you? There are several ideas of what yoga is. 611 more words