education

WonderSphere is a sealed mobile chamber that enables hospitalized children to interact with nature

WonderSphere is a sealed mobile chamber that enables hospitalized children to interact with nature

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Forward-thinking Finnish school combines the country’s educational ethos with modern, nature-inspired design

Forward-thinking Finnish school combines the country's educational ethos with modern, nature-inspired design

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6 non-materialistic, experiential presents that are great for kids!

6 non-materialistic, experiential presents that are great for kids!

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Sign the petition to help Standing Rock Youth take a stand against the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline

Sign the petition to help Standing Rock Youth take a stand against the building of the Dakota Access Pipeline

In this time of Thanksgiving, we express our gratitude for family, friends, and the gifts from the natural world around us. This respect for the environment is part of many cultures, but Native Americans

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Oregon voters approve guaranteed outdoor school

Oregon voters approve guaranteed outdoor school

Almost 90% of sixth graders in Oregon used to attend a week-long outdoor school program, but due to budget cuts at local school districts in recent years, now only about half of students have the

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Finland will become the world’s first country to get rid of all traditional school subjects

Finland will become the world's first country to get rid of all traditional school subjects

Despite the fact that Finland consistently ranks as one of the highest-scoring countries in international assessments and has been lauded for its “free and fair” educational mentality, the

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New, more accurate world map wins prestigious design award in Japan

New, more accurate world map wins prestigious design award in Japan

The map that we studiously memorized during grade school was actually based on a cartographer’s projections from 1569, so we were well overdue for an update. The AuthaGraph World Map by Hajime

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Wonderlab featuring 50 “mind-blowing” hands-on, interactive exhibits opens at The Science Museum of London

Wonderlab featuring 50 "mind-blowing" hands-on, interactive exhibits opens at The Science Museum of London

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Kids who read a book to their barber at this Michigan barbershop get a discount on their haircut

Kids who read a book to their barber at this Michigan barbershop get a discount on their haircut

Barbershops have a long-held tradition for being a gathering space, a place for neighbors and friends to hang out and chat about the local goings-on while getting their hair cut. More recently they have

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Ten things you DON’T need to buy for your new baby

Ten things you DON'T need to buy for your new baby

“How can one tiny baby possibly need all of this stuff?” It’s a question new parents usually ask themselves as they stock up with countless purchases to accommodate the arrival of their

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London’s School 21 teaches students the art of speaking – resulting in eloquent, confident, empathetic kids

London's School 21 teaches students the art of speaking - resulting in eloquent, confident, empathetic kids

In addition to typical core academic curriculum: reading, writing, math — students at London’s School 21 practice and excel at an often overlooked skill: public speaking. “Oracy”

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‘Secret Code’ is a personalized children’s book starring your daughter as the coding hero

'Secret Code' is a personalized children's book starring your daughter as the coding hero

Before we tell you about this awesome new customizable kids book, we’re going to throw a few facts at you: 4% of executives at S & P 500 companies are women of color. 5% of leadership jobs in

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Finland’s unconventional and effective educational approach focuses on equality over excellence

Finland's unconventional and effective educational approach focuses on equality over excellence

Ah, Finland, you have so much going for you: a ranking as the number one place in the world to be a parent, extensive maternity and family benefits, and schools that don’t have an obsession with

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Family home in Japan is transformed into a serene kindergarten via a new “skin” placed on top

Family home in Japan is transformed into a serene kindergarten via a new "skin" placed on top

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Ingenious teacher uses LEGOs to make math fun & understandable for kids

Ingenious teacher uses LEGOs to make math fun & understandable for kids

Awesome educator Alycia Zimmerman of New York City is using her students’ favorite plastic blocks to help them learn math skills. The third grade teacher has turned to LEGOs as a hands-on way for her

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Mom helps her kids learn the elements by making periodic table Battleship

Mom helps her kids learn the elements by making periodic table Battleship

If playing games together is a beloved activity in your family, we’ve got a suggestion that will put a little chemistry into the mix: periodic table Battleship! Former school teacher and current

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Kindergarten in Japan is made from recycled marine shipping containers to teach kids about sustainability

Kindergarten in Japan is made from recycled marine shipping containers to teach kids about sustainability

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Free, fabulous, educational fun is at your fingertips with Mr. Printables

Free, fabulous, educational fun is at your fingertips with Mr. Printables

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