Hidden History: Grand Central Underground Video - New York City You're almost done! You will soon receive an activation email. Once you click on the link, you will be added to our list. Is Google Making Us Stupid? - Nicholas Carr Illustration by Guy Billout "Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Basic Math Worksheet Generators - (Current Session: This 18-05-13) Copyright 2013 - Super Teacher Worksheets Worksheet Generator Tools Basic Math Drill Generators Reading & Writing Worksheets Plane developments of geometric bodies (1): Nets of prisms A right prism is a polyhedron that has two congruents pararel polygonal faces (bases of the prism) and with all remaining faces are rectangles. The main interest of this page is to see how a right prism can be developed into a plane net. There is a platonic solid that is a prism, the cube. This is a cube net:
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Education for the Future: How Do We Prepare Youth for What's to Come? In a globally connected world where technology is becoming more efficient and necessary, the question that comes to mind is: Are we preparing our youth for the future? Many education specialists are predicting certain trends for the future but how will we get there? The current education model will need to be restructured to understand and attain the skills and characteristics which will be necessary for jobs in the future. Here are some teaching strategies you can easily implement to prepare your students for what’s to come. Education for the Future: 7 Teaching Strategies 1.
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Why Phone Fraud Starts With A Silent Call When you answer your phone and there's no one on the other end, it could be a computer that's gathering information about you and your bank account. Jonathan Kitchen/Getty Images hide caption itoggle caption Jonathan Kitchen/Getty Images When you answer your phone and there's no one on the other end, it could be a computer that's gathering information about you and your bank account. Jonathan Kitchen/Getty Images Learn these Basics to Implement Responsive Web Designing Jeremy Durant, Principal at Bop Design shares best practices for newbie marketers or web developers can follow to get optimal response to their sites Not all websites are created equal. Websites that were designed within the past year are vastly different from websites that were built even 3 years ago. One of the main factors that define strong web design is whether it is responsive or not. Let’s take a look at what responsive web design is, why it’s important, and best practices for beginners.
This Amazing Tree That Shows How Languages Are Connected Will Change The Way You See Our World Did you know that most of the different languages we speak today can actually be placed in only a couple of groups by their origin? This is what illustrator Minna Sundberg has captured in an elegant infographic of a linguistic tree which reveals some fascinating links between different tongues. Show Full Text Using the research data from Ethnologue, Minna has used a tree metaphor to illustrate how all major European, and even plenty of Eastern languages can be grouped into Indo-European and Uralic “families”. The whole image is dotted with languages, with bigger leaves representing those with the most native speakers. But even this detailed image doesn’t cover the immense variety of languages out there: “Naturally, most tiny languages didn’t make it on the graph,” the artist explained to io9.