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October 27, 2016 at 4:20 pm
We can't think of a better way to spend Halloween weekend than to make creepy, gross slime. Check out how.
To learn more about the science behind slime and what makes it more...well...slimy, check out this video by Gross Science: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Waz4HIBPd7A (From PBS Digital Studios)
October 27, 2016 at 4:00 pm
Standards and “academic trickle down” can affect what’s developmentally appropriate for kindergarteners. (From MindShift)
Veteran kindergarten teachers aren't worried that the content in kindergarten is too difficult, but they do say far too much has been packed into everyday. It's not developmentally appropriate.
October 27, 2016 at 2:00 pm
Silver nanoparticles kill bacteria in multiple ways at once—making it harder for bacteria to develop resistance to them (From NOVA l PBS Next)
A new silver nanoparticle could be effective against bacteria—even antibiotic-resistant strains—while being minimally toxic to human cells.
October 27, 2016 at 12:00 pm
Hollywood’s dark vision of machines taking over belies how far artificial intelligence is from meaningful reality—and what it will look like when it gets there (From PBS NewsHour)
October 27, 2016 at 10:00 am
Understanding introverted kids can help teachers find the best way to reach them. (From MindShift)
Remember that quiet kid in class who never spoke up? In New York, teachers are learning how to make sure the ideas of introverts don't get overlooked.
October 27, 2016 at 6:51 am
The biggest challenge for these college students may not be exams or papers, but finding the means to survive (From PBS NewsHour)
The biggest challenge for these college students may not be exams or papers, but finding the means to survive. While the University of California system has worked to bring in more first-generation and “non-traditional” students, helping them stay, succeed and meet basic needs like getting enough fo...
October 27, 2016 at 5:47 am
Did you miss PBS NewsHour's Instagram story on climate change and forest fires? Follow them on Instagram at @newshour for more from Science Squad.
October 27, 2016 at 3:00 am
Educators at one school make sure each student is greeted warmly with a handshake and smile before the class starts. (From MindShift)
Dealing with students' mental health looks different at every school. But experts say doing it well requires a strategy that gets everyone involved.
October 27, 2016 at 2:00 am
Fired for a "job sin," one reader asks what to do with her resume (From PBS NewsHour)
Fired for a "job sin," one reader asks what to do with her resume.
October 27, 2016 at 12:00 am
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