If you spent way too much time in front of the stove for Thanksgiving, check out two no-bake Lucerne dairy desserts created by Jeff Anderson, Executive Chef of Safeway, Vons and Pavilion grocery stores, and really enjoy Christmas!
"In this short talk from TED U, Joachim de Posada shares a landmark experiment on delayed gratification -- and how it can predict future success. With priceless video of kids trying their hardest not to eat the marshmallow.
Daniel Pink, author of Drive (Riverhead, 2009) and A Whole New Mind (Riverhead, 2006), has looked at four decades of scientific research on human motivation and found a mismatch between what science tells us and what organizations actually do. In this interview with Educational Leadership, Pink shares his insights on how schools can create more optimal conditions for learning—and how they can dial up students’ own motivation to learn.
To Help Students Learn, Appeal to What They Value. Good general advice - when she was little my daughter only showed interest in maths if I explained it in terms of money - suddenly she could add up! And some special advice for teaching pre-teens physics!