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#SCICOMM 101: The killer keynote

Attending two conferences late last year back to back – one devoted to science communication, the other on ecological restoration, has given me plenty to think about. 961 more words

Restoration

10 TED Talks That Will Challenge Your Perspective of the World

“Give me two hours and I will change everything you have ever known.”

That is the promise I make to you. The world is full of fearless intellectuals – intellectuals who are master conveyors of earth-shaking ideas. 1,056 more words

TED

A Challenge from The White Lady at the Front of the Classroom: 6 Ideas for Secondary Teachers During Inauguration Week

Dear Fellow White Folks at the Front of the Classroom:

In less than a week, Donald Trump will be president of the United States.  Maybe you supported him.  437 more words

Writing

Newsletter: January 2017

Dear Readers,

We have finished revamping the website making it more user-friendly and certainly more organised! So, sadly, no more mess.

You can now search through articles according to categories or simply use the search bar if you know the title of the article you’re looking for. 213 more words

Guide To The Convert

Food Was the Only Thing On Their Mind...

What can we expect our kids to learn if they’re hungry or eating diets full of sugar and empty of nutrients? Former White House Chef and food policymaker Sam Kass discusses the role schools can play in nourishing students’ bodies in addition to their minds.

Philly Music Teacher Chosen As 2017 TED Talks Fellow

By: Renee Grant

Music is in the heart of the City of Brotherly Love. We are truly a town that thrives on sound, hosting incredible concerts, boasting well-loved music venues, and playing home to many programs designed to keep new generations of Philly kids immersed in the arts. 255 more words

Features

Michael Kimmel: Why gender equality is good for everyone - even men

Filmed at TEDWomen 2015, sociologist Michael Kimmel made a strong, and often funny, case for gender equality.  I encourage you to watch these sixteen minutes and then share with others.   760 more words