Researchers have found that different kinds of team-oriented sports, cycling, and aerobic exercise are the most beneficial to mental health. Exercise is associated with a lower mental health burden across people no matter their age, race, gender, household income, and education level.
[Karl-Anthony Towns] So let me get this straight: Flint, MI has dirty water still, but you worried about an interview about a man doing good for education and generations of kids in his hometown? Shut your damn mouth! Stop using them twitter fingers and get stuff done for our country with that pen.
LPT: "Nutritionists","Nutritional Therapists", "holistic nutritionist", or "Nutritional Coaches" don't require any formal certification, education or training to use those titles. "Dieticians" do require it. Be careful who you accept diet & nutrition advice from.
**MAJOR HAPPENING** Broward County accidentally released an unredacted report on Nikolas Cruz's time in school. The district knew he had mental issues, denied him special education services, never offered him any mental health services available to general ed students, and then tried to cover it up.
Textbooks for Homeschooling Christians Frequently Whitewash U.S. History -- The texts say "slavery was wrong, yes, but it wasn’t that bad," praise Confederate generals for holding Bible studies for their slaves, and blame Martin Luther King Jr. for his own death
Female Feminist Danish Health Minister says that Denmark will continue to circumcisie Danish boys. Previously she was "Minister for Children, Education & Equality". Male Genital Mutilation continues, with the direct collaboration of Feminists.
Today at TIL there is a post about the Shirky Principle -- institutions will preserve the problems for which they are a solution -- WHAT companies or institutions exemplify this principle the best?
A new study shows that eighth-grade science teachers without an education in science are less likely to practice inquiry-oriented science instruction, which engages students in hands-on science projects, evidence for why U.S. middle-grades students may lag behind global peers in scientific literacy.
TIL of Elizabeth of Russia. She received little education, no one wanted to marry her because her mother was a peasant, & her finacé was murdered. Regardless, when she became Empress of Russia she built the University of Moscow, the Winter Palace, & would pay the dowry of future brides.
A study involving nearly 3,000 primary-school students showed that learning philosophy at an early age can improve children’s social and communication skills, team work, resilience, and ability to empathise with others.
A church approved to deliver scripture lessons in New South Wales schools has been forced to remove material, which teaches children homosexuality is a sin and sinners deserve death, from its website by the NSW Department of Education, after questions were raised by the Herald.
Study found that all of the advantages supposedly conferred by private education evaporate when socio-demographic characteristics are factored in. There was also no evidence found to suggest that low-income children or children enrolled in urban schools benefit more from private school enrollment.
Socialism is no longer a dirty word in the US – and that’s scary for some | Since Trump took power, membership of the Democratic Socialists of America has leapt from 6,000 to 47,000 – and even conservatives are struggling to articulate what is so bad about free education and healthcare
18 months ago I was the drive thru gal at McDonald's. Today I've been creating wedding cakes for one year. Let go of excuses and be creative if you know it makes you happy! I believe in you. (x-post)
Catholic journalist claims 'seculars' will extinct themselves by not breeding enough - pernicious article ignores the wonderful effect of science and education has against bronze-age superstition
England does not need a nation of Oxford degrees, Government's chosen social mobility chief warns - Dame Martina Milburn told MPs she is concerned that many young people are being "forced down an academic route that doesn't suit them" and wants to see an overhaul of vocational education.
Spent my entire life in a church that brainwashed me into following their dogma. I wasted my time "working" for them when I should have been getting an education. I am happy to announce that I finally got the guts to leave, moved across the country, and at 22 years old, I'm going back to University.