A person I greatly respect and admire has criticized me for building this website. While I’m not trying to sell you anything right now, I probably will at some point in the future. I consider myself an entrepreneur, and I Continue reading Should teachers become part-time entrepreneurs?
This science learning tip will definitely help you at the college level and beyond. Use this tip in high school and you’ll be able to learn at a level far above the established curriculum. A physics teacher told me about Continue reading How to Master Any Subject
I’ve been giving a lot of serious thought to how to motivate students. Today I got the answer from the students themselves. I was assigned to help supervise an extended “study hall.” As you can imagine, many of the kids Continue reading What motivates good students?
Ten thousand dollars and a free vacation. Not to mention the honor and glory that comes from winning a science competition. Are you in? Each year the Exploravision science competition is sponsored by Toshiba and the National Science Teachers Association Continue reading Science Competition for Forward Thinkers
What can you learn from a fictional soap opera about a zombie apocalypse? A lot, apparently. The University of California, Irvine, is offering a course on the subject: “Society, Science, Survival: Lessons from AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead'” One of the Continue reading Zombies, brains, and cutting back on homework