Talking about 21st century skills is big topic among progressive educators. The idea that the school is a community isn't a new concept, but it now starting to be seen as essential to learning, especially for high needs students. This conversation made me think about how are students are already accessing information. Why don't we teach them how to use their phones as a tool for change? While at the same time teaching them that technology can also be a distraction from learning.
Ever heard the phrase, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade!” Well sometimes engagements can be like a pile of lemons. Picking out the date, the dress, the people involved, the pre-nup, the separation of money and even whether your special someone is allergic to puppies can be a hassle. To make life easier for you, Grand Life News put together a complete step-by-step guide of how to do engagement in the best, easiest way possible. Just consider it our recipe for turning you sour engagement lemons into lemonade.
Teachers Teaching Teachers #284 - February 15, 2012 - Chris Sloan, Monika Hardy, Scott Shelhart, Mary Ann Reilly, Troy Hicks, Buffy Hamilton, Paul Allison with a student, Louis, Teresa Bunner, and Jeff Grinvalds
Chaz Bono has been in the news lately for a number of reasons. Despite being the first transsexual contestant on Dancing With the Stars, he has recently been in the news for another big step in his life. He recently gave an engagement ring to his girlfriend Jennifer Elia. Bono definitely made the moment special by bestowing the ring to Elia on top of the Space Needle in Seattle during filming of their show "Being Chaz".