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Authorities warn about dangerous TikTok "outlet" challenge

Some people are performing a dangerous challenge that's being uploaded to video app TikTok and has already caused damage, authorities are saying.

classroom - ABC News
12:47pm PST - January 25th, 2020

In the internet era, public libraries more vital than ever

Back in 2018, Forbes sent Twitter into fury with a now-retracted column. Its big idea: Amazon should replace libraries because it has “provided something better.” The Kindles, Netflixes and Starbucks of the world have rendered libraries obsolete, the author s…

classroom - Mashable
5:00am PST - January 25th, 2020

404: The City Left Behind by China's Nuclear Ambitions

An artist goes looking for his past in a Cold War ghost town.

classroom - Wired
7:00am PST - January 20th, 2020

Factbox: French fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier bows out in Paris

Jean Paul Gaultier, one of the long-standing stars of the French fashion industry, said Paris Fashion Week, said his show scheduled for next week in Paris would be his last in a career that has pushed boundaries for nearly half a century. [L8N29M4VR]

classroom - Reuters
11:21am PST - January 17th, 2020

Friendship is the most intimate bond in Netflix's 'Sex Education' Season 2

You don’t have to work in Hollywood to know the old adage: Sex sells. That provocative promise was obviously behind the marketing of Netflix’s Sex Education, which returns Friday for a second season, but the show made the surprising move in its 2019 debut of …

classroom - Mashable
2:30am PST - January 17th, 2020

Lego makes STEAM education fun with Spike Prime, a learning tool that combines Lego bricks with computer programming

Lego Education has officially rolled out Spike Prime, a STEAM-based teaching tool that combines Lego bricks with coding. After students build their projects, they can then use a drag-and-drop coding app to program their toys to perform a variety of functions.…

classroom - Business Insider
11:18am PST - January 16th, 2020

US military training for Saudi students could resume soon

The Pentagon says that U.S. training for more than 800 Saudi Arabian military students could be restarted “in the coming days

classroom - ABC News
9:57am PST - January 16th, 2020

Democratic Candidates Aren’t Afraid of Gun Control Anymore. Will it Matter?

Listen to Episode 8 of "Uncommitted: Iowa 2020" to hear how Democratic candidates are talking about gun control in a way they never have before.

classroom - Vice News
8:04am PST - January 14th, 2020

US to send home some Saudi military students after shooting

The move comes after a Saudi Air Force officer shot 3 U.S. sailors dead.

classroom - ABC News
11:51pm PST - January 12th, 2020

The U.S. Is Sending Home Some Saudi Military Students After Deadly Shooting on Navy Base

(WASHINGTON) — The United States is preparing to remove more than a dozen Saudi military students from a training program and return them to their home country after an investigation into a deadly shooting by a Saudi aviation student at a Florida navy base la…

classroom - Time
7:49pm PST - January 12th, 2020

Student, teacher killed in Mexico school shooting

Coahuila state Gov. Miguel Angel Riquelme said the preliminary investigation showed the 6th-grader arrived at his classroom in the city of Torreon, told a classmate, “Today is the day” and asked permission to go to the bathroom.

classroom - The Hindu
6:26pm PST - January 10th, 2020

Teacher Killed, Five Students Wounded in Mexico Elementary School Shooting

An 11-year-old opened fire on his teacher and classmates Friday with two guns, authorities said. The shooter also died

classroom - Time
9:49am PST - January 10th, 2020

Teacher charged after video shows him carrying teen out of classroom

While the teen's father said the student was not right for what he said to the teacher, he still wanted to pursue charges.

classroom - ABC News
2:49pm PST - January 9th, 2020

Greg Whiteley of 'Last Chance U' on 'Cheer' and his empathetic approach to documentary filmmaking

Greg Whiteley's forthcoming Netflix docuseries, Cheer, follows Texas's Navarro Community College cheerleading team on its journey to the National Cheerleading Association's Championship in Daytona Beach, Florida — and it's a worthy follow-up to his Netflix hi…

classroom - Mashable
3:00am PST - January 8th, 2020

Backstory: Inside Hong Kong’s protests as a campus became a ‘battleground’

When protesters took over the campus of Hong Kong Polytechnic University in November, many felt compelled to make a statement. Sometimes it was personal. I felt it, too.

classroom - Reuters
2:52am PST - January 8th, 2020

Pollen Robotics is selling a $17,000 robot torso for researchers and startups

CES has never been a great show for serious robotics. It’s not a phenomenon I expect to change at any point in the near future, though things do seem to get slightly better each year. Pollen Robotics is an interesting addition to the mix that largely revolves…

classroom - TechCrunch
2:18pm PST - January 6th, 2020

Military Police Can Now Carry Personal Firearms on Marine Corps Bases

The Marine Corps said it expedited the policy change after recent fatal shootings at Navy installations in Pensacola, Fla., and at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii.

classroom - The New York Times
6:33pm PST - January 2nd, 2020

School is apologizing after students of color were asked to portray enslaved people

The principal of Lafayette Elementary School wrote in a letter that several students of color were asked by their peers to portray enslavd people in a lesson on the Civil War and Reconstruction.

classroom - CNN
1:36pm PST - January 1st, 2020

Should I Tell My Friend Her Husband Is Cheating on Her?

The magazine’s Ethicist columnist on whether to tell a friend of her spouse’s affair and what to do about a Title 1 school’s ineffective social worker.

classroom - The New York Times
2:00am PST - December 31st, 2019

Holiday Mystery Solved! Massachusetts Police Department Discovers Therapy Dog Was the Thief Stealing From a Toy Donation Bin

Watch the Franklin, Mass., police department catch therapy dog "Ben Franklin" stealing from the toy donation bin.

classroom - Time
9:27am PST - December 21st, 2019

'Memory' is better with classroom instruments, Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, and no creepy 'Cats'

Good news for people who like show tunes but hate weirdly smooth CGI cat-people ! The cast of Cats appeared on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday, performing the musical's most well-known song, "Memory", on milk bottles, garbage can lids, and…

classroom - Mashable
6:53pm PST - December 18th, 2019

HackerRank acquires Mimir, an online platform for computer science courses

HackerRank, a popular platform for practicing and hosting online coding interviews, today announced that it has acquired Mimir, a cloud-based service that provides tools for teaching computer science courses. Mimir, which is HackerRank’s first acquisition, is…

classroom - TechCrunch
6:00am PST - December 17th, 2019

Shooting at Pensacola air base was likely 'terror'-inspired, sources say

Federal investigators have determined that the shooting at the Air Base Pensacola that killed three people was likely a "terror" attack inspired by radical ideology.

classroom - ABC News
12:20pm PST - December 12th, 2019

The Decade in Jazz: 10 Definitive Moments

Esperanza Spalding upset Justin Bieber at the Grammys, #MeToo shook the scene and Jason Moran made giant leaps. A look back at how the music moved forward.

classroom - The New York Times
10:29am PST - December 12th, 2019

Saudi analysis reveals the Florida Navy base gunman may have been radicalized years before he arrived in the US

The Saudi government has been analyzing what it believes to be the social media activity of 2nd Lt. Ahmed Mohammed al-Shamrani, who shot and killed three US sailors Friday at Naval Air Station Pensacola. The analysis, The Washington Post reports, suggests tha…

classroom - Business Insider
7:54am PST - December 11th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

i_am_molans (@cute_molans)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Assassination Classroom(Brains-Base) https://t.co/FIlDNQgHUW Rating:7 Tags:Action,Comedy,Assassins,School Life https://t.co/0WqdrAEnOh

Anime Recommended (@janimerecommend)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @nmemon2004: Vice Chancellor Shaikh Ayaz University Shikarpur Dr. Raza Bhatti assisting his student to his classroom. Such noble teacher…

muhammad ali (@advsahito)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @liveworkgermany: Learning #German can be tough for #expats. Prioritising it is usually a common problem, especially with the stresses o…

Onochie David Nnaemeka (@n_davido)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

(@olaoluphemy)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Na_carrera: Two weeks to start the #CodeWeekDeepDive MOOC. Register now to learn how to integrate #unplugged activities, #Robotics #Tin

Katarzyna Siwczak (@kkasiw)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sandyhook: My son Dylan was shot at least 5 times in his classroom at Sandy Hook Elementary. He died at just 6 years old. Yet in the ye…

Moecomedy (@Pisanosfriends)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @robbysoave: Oh no, someone sidestepped my intellectual gatekeeping to acquire this knowledge that I should have sole authority to impar…

Lyle (Core Values and Boner Culture) (@Lyde15)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

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Digital Marketing Consultants India & Trainer (@emarketingseo)
1:08am PDT - August 26th, 2019

5 Ways to Step Back into the Classroom Better Than We Ever Were Before https://t.co/DjA4PkGDhb via @YouTube

(@CaffreyEj)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Chocolate (@OteleGlory)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

7 New Features Added To Google Classroom. https://t.co/pqSVdNzW1W

Cristin@ Santos (@edwaves)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sunnylovelife: During Sandeul's Starry night classroom concert, Bin and Jinjin was asked to give advice to the students: Bin: Guys, alt…

Eu (@leedongmines)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Sharing: How to Check Student Submissions for Plagiarism in Google Classroom | Educational Technology and Mobile Learning https://t.co/EaMjFfFqsu

Ryan Collins ⓔ (@eduk8me)
1:07am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @lindsayncurrie: #Teacher friends, I’d like to help bulk up your classroom libraries for this year! Kids need a wide range of titles, so…

Mrs C. (@MrsC_KS2)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

EzeNwanyi (@Ebonyichic_1)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Virgin Boy | Lussy (@AirvhardLusi)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @sunnylovelife: During Sandeul's Starry night classroom concert, Bin and Jinjin was asked to give advice to the students: Bin: Guys, alt…

(@AstrOaholic)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Ada (@realBlvckWitch_)
1:06am PDT - August 26th, 2019

IAM Platform Curated Tweet: California science teachers offer more input on new classroom materials – EdSource https://t.co/uU6lNL5jis #Astronomy #Biology #Chemistry #Geology #meteorology #Physics #Science #TopInfluence #IAMPlatform

IAM Platform (@IAM__Network)
1:05am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Bout to get back into the classroom so naturally I’m trying to prepare snappy responses for when I’m overhearing 4th-grade boys contemplate hyper-violent war tactics. Any suggestions?

Luke Hyce (@luke_hyce)
1:05am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @Brodah_Ayo: A professor entered his classroom with a glass of water. He raised the glass of water. everyone in the room expected the:…

Your Guardian Angel (@AskMeWhatIWant)
1:05am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @SteeleThoughts: Sometimes... classroom management is about understanding the difference between Andy and Barney. https://t.co/6kX3HuJLOz

RT @SteeleThoughts: Sometimes... classroom management is about understanding the difference between Andy and Barney. https://t.co/6kX3HuJLOz

Angie Wells (@awells54321)
3:10am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Nancy35229662: @Abizy @support_a_teach 4th grade teacher trying to add high interest books to her classroom #clearthelists #clearthelis

gina parnell (@ginaparnell)
3:10am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @steven_kolber: Next month's #edureading article is by @john_hattie and is entitled 'What doesn't work in education: the politics of dis…

Scott Anderson (@ocpalloneword2)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Assassination Classroom or Avatar? — Apples and oranges https://t.co/zpH6uwwp8Y

Octopus (@nagisasensei_)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

We are a school where students thrive on independent learning. This means lots of support from teachers but you remain the driver of your learning. Book an appt with guidance and find out why we're a good alternative to the regular classroom. #backtoschool

Subway Two Teachers (@SubwayAcademy2)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @ShardaKBlake: Our kids have little exposure to worldly experiences. We have to find innovative ways to create those learning experienc…

gina parnell (@ginaparnell)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Does anyone use a document camera in the classroom? If so, which brand is it? I would like to purchase one.

Kristine Hodgins (@KristineHodgins)
3:09am PDT - August 25th, 2019

US school building new classrooms with places to hide from mass shooters https://t.co/VQ38LS6gEO

Independent US (@IndyUSA)
3:08am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @evinomeara: We do not need these in the classroom. https://t.co/GZa7SfcNOr

Evin (@evinomeara)
3:07am PDT - August 25th, 2019

Stepping into the New Year 2019 And this is how our 1st week of the New Year looked like #Classroom Training & #LeadershipCoaching all the way! Thanks #TanviAjmera. #khrysalis #softskills #leadershipdevelopmenthttps://t.co/gFbkT5Q4qV

Khrysalis Training & Consultancy LLP (@KhrysalisL)
3:07am PDT - August 25th, 2019

You get to learn the nuances to overthrow government at a Classroom! #HongKong protests were hatched almost 2 yrs back. #Coching #HowToToppleGovt #SchoolOfRevolution #HumanRights #Activism #RevolutionNow @EconGeopolTech #Geopolitics https://t.co/ZuiD2gRwm6

Navita Srikant (@NavitaSrikant)
3:07am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @lorenlong: Wow, thanks for doing what you do, @colourblindorg! Yeah, there is one in every classroom. https://t.co/JwEfO0Fczt

ColourBlindAwareness (@colourblindorg)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

White teachers can be kind to every Black and Brown child that walks through their classroom doors. But how can you love or care for someone you know so little about? #molloyedu360 #molloyedu502 https://t.co/REULsac4iB

Madeline Craig (@madcraig)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @_PeytonAllen: @FindingQueso @support_a_teach https://t.co/Sp3VIwcK5O I teach Special Education and my students are in need of the senso…

Jannie (@Jannieteach1)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @steven_kolber: Next month's #edureading article is by @john_hattie and is entitled 'What doesn't work in education: the politics of dis…

Kate Littlejohn (@kelittlejohn)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

December 2018~ Power packed month with on job training to classroom interventions on #languageskills and #accountability and #ownership to #leadershipdevelopment Program and 1-1 #coaching. Thank you #TanviAjmera for… https://t.co/xolKbvYatI

Khrysalis Training & Consultancy LLP (@KhrysalisL)
3:06am PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @davidsamuelps: Life goal: I want to start my own company again. Provide consultancy and training to people and partners. The same peopl…

Fernando Herrera (@Fern_HerreraJr)
3:05am PDT - August 25th, 2019