Back to School: Time to Get Organized!

With the return to school, it's time to start thinking about the year ahead. One of the best things a young person can do for themselves is to get properly organized now so that they hit the ground running! We've got some tips for getting started.

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Kinesthetic Learning Style

  • Unusual High School Sports Around the World

    Football, basketball, baseball, wrestling ... high school is full of sports that seem pretty standard to most of us. But in many countries, other options are available that might surprise you!

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  • Five Abandoned Teaching Methods

    The profession of teaching can often seem resistant to change, but the truth is many teaching methods have come and gone, often to be forgotten. Let's look at five abandoned teaching methods. Some of them may shock you!

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  • All About the Fidget Spinner Craze

    All of a sudden, they're everywhere: little three-pronged doohickeys that spin. Kids love them! Where did they come from, and why are they controversial? Let's find out.

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  • Four Great Outdoor Hobbies for Young People

    Summertime activities can be fairly standard, but there's lots more to do than camp, sports or just plain loafing. This week we're offering up some examples of alternative activities that will provide intellectual as well as physical exercise, along with providing loads of fun!

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  • 5 Educators Who Changed the World

    A surprising number of advances in education have been the result of remarkable individuals motivated by a passion to make a difference. We look at five such people who quite literally changed the world.

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  • Lesson plan: Exploring Google Trends

    Google is a massive search engine, accessed by millions of people around the world. What are they looking for, and why? Google Trends opens a window on those searches, allowing us a peek at the interaction of Internet users and the sea of information they're accessing.

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