Monthly Archive: January, 2015

The Global Search for Education: Our Global Top 12 Teacher Blogs

Our Global Top 12 Teacher Blogs It’s a New Year Teachers! Are you ready to start that new blog? Want some tips from some pros around the world on how to make it… Continue reading

12 Times Anna Wintour Perfected The Art Of Looking Like She Couldn’t Care Less In 2014

We can all take lessons from Vogue’s iconic editor-in-chief! The time she attended New York Fashion Week and gave a glaring, “When is this show going to start?” side-eye: YOU DO NOT WASTE… Continue reading

4 Edible Science Experiments

Science never tasted so good. BuzzFeedBlue / Via

18 Covers Of Pop Songs That Breathe New Life Into The Originals

Because it never hurts to mix things up a little. “Use Somebody,” Scala & Kolacny Brothers This soft, sweet piano and choral arrangement makes Kings of Leon's rock anthem sound like something… Continue reading

13 Reasons Why “Be Prepared” From “The Lion King” Is Actually The Most Horrifying Scene Ever

This is essentially gore. Scar doesn’t give a shit about the potentially toxic gases spraying him in the face. This dude keeps singing. He's like, “Toxic gases? HAKUNA MATATA, FOOL!” Disney The hyenas… Continue reading

Amazing Photos Of New Year’s Celebrations Around The World

From the streets of New York City to the beaches of Rio de Janeiro, people around the world gathered to usher in 2015 and bid good bye to 2014. As fireworks lit up… Continue reading

Cuban Political Police Crush Free Speech, Days After US Diplomatic Opening

Images from the first Havana edition of “Tatlin’s Whisper” Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 31 December 2014 – Those of us who participated in that first edition of Tatlin’s Whisper in Havana will never forget that… Continue reading

That Day After Christmas

I live in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and a running joke among the residents of my block is that, unfortunately, we sometimes have to tolerate unpleasant sights and whiffs of each others’ garbage as a… Continue reading

“No, we have no illusions that it will be easy”

Tom Malinowski (Photo Flickr) 14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Havana 20 December 2014 — Since December 17, Cuba has not been the same. Discussions, questions and expectations have multiplied among us since the announcement from… Continue reading

Goliath Opens His Wallet: A New Era for Cuba and the United States

Havana, Cuba. Credit Desmond Boylan/Associated Press (Taken from the New York Times) [From the New York Times] HAVANA — In one of my earliest memories, I am in a schoolyard before a campfire.… Continue reading