Tuesday, August 4

Teaching

Project Lifecycle: Peek Behind the Scenes and Learn How a Project Comes to Life
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Project Lifecycle: Peek Behind the Scenes and Learn How a Project Comes to Life

Ms. Fudge is a fourth-grade reading teacher at a public school in Manhattan. Her students have always loved being transported into a whole new world within the books they read. Her student’s enthusiasm for reading is a huge reason why she went into teaching, Ms. Fudge wants her students to share the same love for books that she has. Her students have shown an interest in graphic novels, and she wanted to provide her students with new graphic novels to read. To help Ms. Fudge bring graphic novels into her class library, a colleague suggested Ms. Fudge check out DonorsChoose, an online platform that makes it easy for anyone to support a classroom in need. Teachers can post projects to request tools and experiences students need for an excellent education. Once teachers post a project...
Masters of Scale Podcast: The Power of Small Goals
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Masters of Scale Podcast: The Power of Small Goals

When Charles Best founded DonorsChoose from his Bronx classroom in 2000 — years before social media would exist or crowdfunding would become a word — he didn’t have many places to look for guidance. Yet when he found himself making copies of a book for his students to share early one morning, he found unusual inspiration in the Statue of Liberty and a British rock band. His small idea, with the help of his students, Oprah, Stephen Colbert, an impassioned corps of teacher volunteers, and a little bit of luck along the way, led to DonorsChoose, which has raised nearly $1 billion for classrooms over the last 20 years. Listen as Charles tells the DonorsChoose story to Reid Hoffman, host of the podcast Masters of Scale, with a special cameo by Stephen Colbert, or read a transcript of the in...
Harnessing a Cyclone: Why Now?
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Harnessing a Cyclone: Why Now?

This post was written by elementary educator Kelly Gresalfi. This is a four-part series, with installments released weekly. We encourage you to follow Kelly’s journey this month and challenge you to engage in the questions at the end of each segment using the hashtag #ExploreReflectConnect. In this particular moment it’s safe to say we feel like fish flopping out of water, which is why we need to do everything we can to adapt to this challenging time. And for many of us, adapting means slowing down and giving ourselves permission to reflect—both in our personal and professional lives—as we have meaningful relationships in both places. What is important right now for me, my students, my school? Am I OK? Are my students OK? Are my colleagues OK? How can I connect with my own needs,...
Protein Calculator: Ultimate Guide for Calculating Your Protein Requirements
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Protein Calculator: Ultimate Guide for Calculating Your Protein Requirements

You’re here because you want to calculate your protein requirements! Well my friend, you’ve arrived at the right place. We built a protein calculator to help our Online Coaching clients and I’m excited to share it with you today too! Not sure how much protein to eat for your goals? Find out how our coaches can help! Here’s what we’ll cover: You look like you’re in a hurry, so let’s jump right in! The Nerd Fitness Protein Calculator On the Metric System? Click here.  Boom!  You now have a range for the amount of protein you need in a day! I know…we just threw a lot at you.  Let’s explain some of these numbers and equations in case you want to nerd out on the details.  How Much Protein Should I Eat in a Day? As we cover in our guide How Much Protein Do I Need to Eat, you’re going ...
A Beginner’s Guide to Biking: How to Cycle for Fitness
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A Beginner’s Guide to Biking: How to Cycle for Fitness

Let’s get you up and rolling on a bicycle!  Whether you’re using it for exercise or transportation, biking is a great way to stay active and explore the world around you. That’s why we encourage it in our Online Coaching Program when we discuss fun exercises!  Want to train in a way that doesn’t suck? Learn more about NF Coaching! Here’s what we’ll cover in today’s guide: Let’s roll! What Are the Benefits of Cycling? There are a lot of excellent reasons to take up riding bikes: It’s a great and healthy way to move from point A to point B. It’s free – no gas to put in, no parking spaces to pay for. It’s low impact on your body. There are no jarring-impact moments like with running. It’s a great place to start with exercise. Sit on bike. Pedal. Done. It’s fun! Cycling has a magical ...
Online Tips – Keeping Kids Safe [Video]
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Online Tips – Keeping Kids Safe [Video]

Online Tips -Top cybersecurity tips for keeping kids safe online If you’re among the millions of people working from home while also trying to entertain and educate your kids during the coronavirus pandemic, we imagine things have been pretty chaotic. Were it not for the option of sitting your kids in front of a laptop for a few hours to do their schoolwork or play games, things might be even worse. But while the technology gives you a break, do you have complete peace of mind about your children’s safety online? The Internet can be a dangerous place, which is why we talk so often about the importance of secure browsing. We’re not only talking about parental controls, which, although they help you limit the kinds of activities that kids do online, don’t address a ...
Rehab – Getting Sober [Video]
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Rehab – Getting Sober [Video]

He spent over $1M on drugs before getting sober Written by Fiona Sinclair Scott, CNNLondon One of the last parties that DJ Fat Tony played was Brooklyn Beckham's 21st birthday, held in a giant glass marquee at David and Victoria Beckham's family home in the English countryside. After that, he performed at the legendary London venue Ministry of Sound. Then, the city went into lockdown. DJ Fat Tony -- real name Tony Marnach -- is a mainstay of London's events party scene, often providing the music (sometimes with help from his friend and occasional DJ partner, Kate Moss) at fashion weeks, celebrity birthday parties (he's played for Madonna, Prince and Michael Jackson) and countless club nights. Despite his night job, Tony is now proudly sober. During the lockdown, he la...
Join Us and Help Support Our War On Internet Crimes Against Our Children
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Join Us and Help Support Our War On Internet Crimes Against Our Children

Sharing my story to help drive interest and support for my ICFO War on Crimes Against Our Children. It Is Time for You to Join Our War On Internet Crime Against Our Children Internet Crime Is Everyone's Responsibility. You read further, you will understand why we need your support It takes an Army of Members, Money, Likes, Shares, and Comments to launch a credible fight on an A War That We Are Losing! Child Sexual Abuse, Up Nearly 145% in 1 Year My message as a victim Good day and Welcome. I am asking my friends and contacts to support the following cause. You can start with your likes, sharing and comment to bring additional traffic to our Internet Crime Fighters Org Facebook page Your donations help us pay the bill for a free content https://www.facebook.com/...
Explosion of online child sexual abuse imagery [Video]
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Explosion of online child sexual abuse imagery [Video]

Child sexual abuse images and online exploitation surge during the pandemic With tech companies' moderation efforts constrained by the pandemic, distributors of child sexual exploitation material are growing bolder, using major platforms to try to draw audiences. The coronavirus pandemic has led to a spike in reports of child sexual exploitation material on the internet, with some of it lurking on major tech platforms. Claire Merchlinsky / for NBC News Michael Oghia was on a Zoom videoconference with about 20 climate activists last week when someone hijacked the presenter's screen to show a video of explicit pornography involving an infant. "It took me a moment to process it," said Oghia, advocacy and engagement manager at the Global Forum for Media Developments. "At fi...
Review: Anthony Morrison’s PWA 2019 [Video]
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Review: Anthony Morrison’s PWA 2019 [Video]

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