Teachers


Burnout Effect in Teachers, Students Interlinked

Burnout Effect in Teachers, Students Interlinked

Teachers suffering from burnout may also lead to stress in students, finds a study.The study is the first of its kind to exami...

Jul 3 2016, 2:49am CDT

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

Working From Home? 11 Ways To Stay Motivated

I haven’t had any coworkers in five years now. Well, at least none that I see or hear on a daily basis. I’m a freelance journal...

Jan 23 2014, 6:16am CST

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

Intel Education Tablet gets a 10-inch screen and Android operating system

New tablet and notebook are for education environments...

Jan 22 2014, 11:15am CST

This is the Typical Bitcoin Shopper

This is the Typical Bitcoin Shopper

When Overstock began accepting Bitcoins on Jan. 9, it immediately grossed $100,000 in Bitcoin orders, according to its CEO Patr...

Jan 22 2014, 1:50am CST

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The Next Revolution In School Tech: Bring Your Own Device

The combination of students and mobile phones has long been a source of anxiety for teachers. Instead of being engrossed in the...

Jan 19 2014, 12:11pm CST

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media

3 Tips For Disconnecting Kids From Over-Stimulation, Video Games, And Digital Media

Do your kids need to disconnect? Are video games and the proliferation of mobile devices making us expect constant stimulation...

Jan 15 2014, 6:31am CST

Why 23andme Deserves A Second Chance

Why 23andme Deserves A Second Chance

When word came out that the FDA was shutting down the popular Silicon-valley based genetic testing service 23andme, public sent...

Jan 14 2014, 8:36am CST

8 Qualities That Make Leaders Extraordinarily Memorable

8 Qualities That Make Leaders Extraordinarily Memorable

Leaders that strive to be significant seek to create the greatest impact and influence.   These are the types of leaders that w...

Jan 13 2014, 8:51am CST

IRS Seeking Volunteers To Help Taxpayers File For Free

IRS Seeking Volunteers To Help Taxpayers File For Free

“Occupation?” I asked. “Spy,” he replied, looking at me with his eyes sparkling, daring me to disagree. I nodded. And then I ty...

Jan 9 2014, 9:06pm CST

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Inside Alibaba: Vice Chairman Joe Tsai Opens Up About Working With Jack Ma And Jonathan Lu

Joe Tsai had been working in Hong Kong for four years as an executive at Swedish investment company Investor AB when in 1999, h...

Jan 8 2014, 6:51am CST

Multimillion-Pound Brain Fund Set Up To Stop Teachers Buying Into Neuroscience Myths

Multimillion-Pound Brain Fund Set Up To Stop Teachers Buying Into Neuroscience Myths

Neuroscience is full of urban myths that have latched on to the collective consciousness and stuck there. It’s not just the obv...

Jan 7 2014, 1:56pm CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 6 2014, 8:16am CST

Ed Tech And Activism Are Reinventing Education On 30 Under 30

Ed Tech And Activism Are Reinventing Education On 30 Under 30

This is the era of the edu-preneur, when being a K-12 or higher ed  professional can mean anything from cofounding a start-up w...

Jan 6 2014, 7:26am CST

How An Artist And A Dancer Saved An American City

How An Artist And A Dancer Saved An American City

Culver City, once the heart of California’s movie industry, was dying just a decade ago.  The downtown was decaying.  It had be...

Jan 6 2014, 5:56am CST

What You Need To Know About Taxes In 2014: Expired Tax Breaks, Obamacare Penalties & More

What You Need To Know About Taxes In 2014: Expired Tax Breaks, Obamacare Penalties & More

Tax season opens in 26 days. And here’s my big prediction: a lot of taxpayers will be taken by surprise. Despite all of those “...

Jan 5 2014, 6:31pm CST

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

Salman Khan, The Most Influential Person In Education Technology

I have had the good fortune of speaking with good number of the leaders in education technology today. Since so many of these p...

Jan 4 2014, 1:16pm CST

Product Report Card: Is It Fair To Grade Apple B- For 2013?

Product Report Card: Is It Fair To Grade Apple B- For 2013?

We expect a lot from our tech companies, both in terms of the products they release to consumers and the gains they return to i...

Jan 4 2014, 10:06am CST

Declara CEO Ramona Pierson Goes Where Others Don't Dare

Declara CEO Ramona Pierson Goes Where Others Don't Dare

Most articles about Declara CEO Ramona Pierson focus on her astonishing life story, particularly her recovery from a 1984 car a...

Dec 27 2013, 10:36am CST

The True Cost Of Christmas: Santa's Tax Bill

The True Cost Of Christmas: Santa's Tax Bill

It’s Christmas Eve and this year, as always, at my house, there’s a lot of anticipation. And by anticipation, I mean that the k...

Dec 24 2013, 10:56pm CST

Jobs With Justice: New Campaigns Take Aim At Low Wages, Working Poor, Falling Middle Class

Jobs With Justice: New Campaigns Take Aim At Low Wages, Working Poor, Falling Middle Class

The organized labor movement is changing, reflecting two large-scale trends. On the one hand, union membership – once 35 percen...

Dec 23 2013, 9:16am CST

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged

Unions Get Big ObamaCare Christmas Present As Other Self-Insured Groups Get Scrooged

As a presumed constitutional scholar, Barack Obama should know that while a president has authority to check the Legislative Br...

Dec 22 2013, 9:21am CST

If Facebook's Zuckerberg Was A Sports Fan What Would He Do With His Billions in Charity?

If Facebook's Zuckerberg Was A Sports Fan What Would He Do With His Billions in Charity?

I am not the one to tell someone how to spend their money. But if it is acceptable to dream about winning the lotto, it’s still...

Dec 21 2013, 2:56pm CST