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In South Korea and Finland, its not about finding the right school. What the best education systems are doing right. Teaching Profession, Teaching Social Studies, Stem Teaching, Teaching Philosophy, Teaching Ideas, Education English, Teaching English, School Fun, School Days

What the best education systems are doing right

In South Korea and Finland, it’s not about finding the “right” school.

100 Reasons to spend 1000 Outside! Parents, there are so many things that vie for your time. By the time school is over and homework is finished there aren't many minutes left. Outside Activities, Outdoor Activities For Kids, Outdoor Learning, Outdoor Play, School Is Over, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Classroom, Play Based Learning, Forest School

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Parents, there are so many things that vie for your time. By the time school is over and homework is finished there aren't many minutes left.

Britta Riley wanted to grow her own food (in her tiny apartment in New York). So she and her friends developed a system for growing plants in discarded plastic bottles. Hydroponic Gardening, Aquaponics, Organic Gardening, Container Gardening, Indoor Gardening, Vegetable Gardening, Organic Hydroponics, Vertical Hydroponics, Hydroponic Vegetables

A garden in my apartment

Britta Riley wanted to grow her own food (in her tiny apartment). So she and her friends developed a system for growing plants in discarded plastic bottles -- researching, testing and tweaking the system using social media, trying many variations at once and quickly arriving at the optimal system. Call it distributed DIY. And the results? Delicious.

Why Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes - When the maternity box was introduced in the infant mortality was high — 65 out of babies died. Now, Finland triumphs with one of the world's lowest infant mortality rates with only deaths out of babies. Infant Mortality, Mortality Rate, Ignorant, Baby Box, Wtf Fun Facts, New Parents, Baby Sleep, Just In Case, Maternity

Why Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes

For 75 years, Finland's expectant mothers have been given a box of baby clothes and bedding by the state. Some say it helped Finland achieve one of the world's lowest infant mortality rates.

Three Brothers Surprised Their Mother By Re-Creating Adorable Childhood Photos Christmas Calendar, Christmas Photos, Latest Health News, Photo Recreation, Run Today, Mother Birthday, Childhood Photos, Poses For Pictures, Grown Man

Three Brothers Recreate Their Weirdest Childhood Photos As A Gift For Their Mom

These three brothers (and their cooperative dad) are the latest to try their hands at the cute and hilarious childhood-photo-remake trend – and they've done an excellent job! Even their 95-year-old grandmother joins in on the fun! The concept behind this trend is a simple one - find some of your best childhood photos and recreate them in every possible way.

12 Genius Thanksgiving Cooking Tips From Celebrity Chefs Hero Recipe, M&s Chocolates, Small Business Network, Pokerface, Vegan News, Professional Chef, Vegan Options, Jamie Oliver, Ted Talks

Dyslexic entrepreneurs – why they have a competitive edge

People who have dyslexia are good at problem-solving and focusing on the wider picture – no wonder they make great business leaders

Cartoonists around the world have reacted to a terror attack in Paris killing 12 people, including a police officer, at the controversial satire newspaper Charlie Hebdo. The New Yorker, Anne Sinclair, Twin Towers, Georges Wolinski, Religion, Paris Attack, Charlie Hebdo, Charlie Chaplin, Tribute

25 powerful cartoon reactions to the Charlie Hebdo shootings in Paris

The world's cartoonists remain defiant.

Baby sitting next to chimpanzee (Credit: Image Source / Alamy) Animal Intelligence, Human Environment, Social Behavior, Chimpanzee, Human Mind, Primates, Babysitting, Human Rights, To My Daughter

Is your toddler really smarter than a chimpanzee?

It sounds like a no-brainer, but it's not clear that young children are any more intelligent than chimpanzees

Indians love their snacks. An Indian artist started creating drawings of different snacks that are super hero. Each hero has their own name and power like Misti-Doi man and he gives his enemies high blood pressure. India For Kids, Snack Items, Savory Pastry, Green Chutney, Funny Illustration, Illustrations, Indian Breakfast, Food Stall, Indian Artist

India's 'superhero snacks'

An Indian artist creates a series of images where popular snack items from across the country are depicted as superheroes, writes the BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi.

Fifty years ago on Friday, the nation paused to remember one of the greatest politicians the country has ever seen, the man who steered them through a second terrible World War, Winston Churchill. Winston Churchill, Funeral, Royal Navy Officer, Royal Guard, First Second, Present Day, Ancient History, World War, The Man

Archive reveals Winston Churchill's state funeral | ITV News

Churchill's state funeral 50 years ago was one of the biggest tributes the country has paid to any man. See the incredible archive footage.

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Parents 'consider quitting work over childcare costs'

One in five UK parents with childcare costs will reduce the hours they work or consider giving up work altogether in 2015, a survey suggests.

Are scientists any closer to solving the enigma? As Good As Dead, City People, Reality Of Life, Greatest Mysteries, Desert Plants, True Art, Ancient Aliens, Another World, Time Travel

Mystery fairy circles defy explanation

The Namibia desert is decorated by one of nature’s greatest enigmas

8 Newfound Alien Worlds Could Potentially Support Life Artist’s concept showing an Earth-like planet orbiting a star that has formed a stunning "planetary nebula. Sistema Solar, Cosmos, Planetary Nebula, Astronomy Pictures, Small Planet, Alien Planet, Alien Worlds, Space Telescope, Outer Space

Scientists discover most Earth-like planets yet | ITV News

Eight more planets have been discovered that could possess watery oceans and in turn life.