Reindeer Food Recipe

Reindeer Food Recipe

You can bring the excitement that kids get when leaving out milk and cookies for Santa into the classroom through a fun and simple classroom activity: reindeer food! Kids will love this activity because they can combine the ingredients themselves and take their...
Holiday Activities: Science Activities for Kids

Holiday Activities: Science Activities for Kids

If you’re a teacher, most classroom holiday activities you come across online involve reading, language arts, and paper crafts, but what about math and science? How can we bring fun to these subjects too? With the STEM dilemma at our feet, many educators and...
Henry Kravis and Oprah Winfrey: Education and Leadership

Henry Kravis and Oprah Winfrey: Education and Leadership

Many of today’s most famous faces attended some prestigious schools. We know that some people are born leaders, while others’ leadership is cultivated through education and mentorship. Henry Kravis, who is an alum of Claremont McKenna College and Columbia Business...
Ronald McDonald House Awards College Scholarships

Ronald McDonald House Awards College Scholarships

More than $44 million scholarships have been awarded by Ronald McDonald House Charities since 1985. RMHC knows that many hardworking students that have demonstrated academic excellence, have dreams of going to college but cannot financially afford it. That is why...
Universities Turn Business

Universities Turn Business

As we continue to recover from the crash of the American economy in 2008, we are seeing more changes befalling traditional universities. More and more, universities are changing over to a business-like model for education as they struggle to cut costs, scrap...
Extended Time in School, Smarter Students?

Extended Time in School, Smarter Students?

Since 2009, over 1,000 schools in the U.S. have increased the amount of time children spend in school. Now, five states, including Colorado, Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, and Tennessee have decided to crank school time up a notch, adding 300 hours to the...
Education Apps for Kids: Holiday Apps

Education Apps for Kids: Holiday Apps

If PJs and a cup of coffee is your idea of holiday shopping, then look no further than the AppStore when finding gifts for your technology-craving children. Yes, the iPad and the iPhone are all the rage among even the youngest kids these days; all they know is that...
The Delectable Teachings of Mathematics

The Delectable Teachings of Mathematics

“The kids had switched off to math long before I had even got there.” This was how one math teacher, Nigel Nisbet, described the start of his teaching experience in a high school geometry class. He would draw geometric shapes on the board and run through an exercise...
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