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|Goya & Wyeth Exhibit at MFA Boston|
Camille Gizzarelli, BellaOnline's Art Appreciation Editor
A Goya exhibit at the MFA Boston highlights paintings, drawings, and prints by the 19th c Spaniard. Also, American realist artist Jamie Wyeth exhibits some of his finest works. I’ll discuss my impressions from my visit.
|Cosmic White Christmas|
Mona Evans, BellaOnline's Astronomy Editor
If you're dreaming of a white Christmas, the cosmos may have something of interest. How about deep snow on one of Saturn's moons, a gigantic Christmas tree whose lights are baby stars, a snowman on an asteroid or an Einstein ring?
|How Rubrics Help Assess Learning|
Patricia Pedraza-Nafziger, BellaOnline's Distance Learning Editor
In academia, a rubric is a scoring tool that identifies criteria related to a particular assignment or learning objective. It is what both teachers and students use to ascertain the requirements for meeting a particular grade expectation.
|What to do if you do not get into graduate school|
Nicole Amos, BellaOnline's Graduate School Editor
If you have applied to graduate school and did not get in you might be feeling not only disappointed, but also lost as to what to do next. Don’t give up! Explore the possible reasons why you were not accepted and then you can plot a course to move forward.
|Fictional Works Revealed Slave Life|
Rebecca Graf, BellaOnline's History Editor
From the real life adventures, many fictional stories were also published which gave fresh views of the slave life. The first novel written by an African American was Clotelle written by William Wells Brown, an escaped slave. It is the story of a fictional daughter of President Thomas Jefferson.
|Making a Change in Behavior|
Celestine A. Jones, BellaOnline's Learning Disabilities Editor
Procrastination is a very powerful. It can make or break a dream. Children with learning disabilities often have trouble getting started with certain things in life because motivation is not present. The effects of procrastination can decrease with simple changes to daily routines.
Beverly Mackie, BellaOnline's Math Editor
Long and short car trips require games and activities to keep little ones happy. Here are few to add to your bag of tricks.
|The Importance of Subitizing|
Amy Tradewell, BellaOnline's Preschool Education Editor
Subitizing is being able to automatically identify the quantity of a set of objects without actually counting the objects. This is a very important skill in terms of number sense.
|Firing Teachers Won't Improve U.S. Education|
Maeve Maddox, BellaOnline's School Reform Editor
Judging by responses to a recent NPR report on a lawsuit to make it easier to fire California teachers, many members of the public seem to see public school teachers as a species of self-sacrificing missionaries dedicated to acting as surrogate parents to every child who enters their classroom.
|Site of the month. www.ver-taal.com|
Angeles Fernández, BellaOnline's Spanish Language Editor
Free Spanish resources. www.ver-taal.com offers lots of free Spanish language exercises.
|Special Education Facts|
Celestine A. Jones, BellaOnline's Special Education Editor
All students are entitled to a free and appropriate education. According to the law, children are protected under state law. Students with special needs receive services using the Individualized Education Program.
|2015 Primary Sharing Time Theme|
Brenda Emmett, BellaOnline's Teaching LDS Editor
2015 Primary theme is now available. Here is a general outline for each month.
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Distance Learning - Is it Right for You?
Before students consider participating in a distance learning program, it is essential for them to understand the fundamental requirements needed to enhance their eLearning experience. During the past decade, there has been a substantial increase in the number of students participating in distance learning (DL), also known as online learning (OL) or eLearning programs offered by universities globa
Ancient Civilizations: Research Topics
A 55 page ebook for any history student. Discover how a research paper should be written and find over 400 research paper ideas for Ancient Civilizations.
Mastering Essential Math Skills
This exercise book is an excellent resource to practice and review math skills you´ll need to establish a strong foundation and smooth transition into Algebra and other higher math courses. Workbooks are available for 4th – 5th grade and middle school / high school.