Category Archives: Education

5 Interesting Links for 03-10-2017

Social Studies (Education) I was unaware social studies was among the classes targeted for budget cuts until reading this article. Certainly that wasn’t true for my sons, both of whom found the history and social studies courses among their favorites. … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 09-30-2016

Local Food (Agriculture) A farmer’s look at the local food movement and where the pitfalls are that need more attention. https://aeon.co/ideas/foodie-localism-loves-farming-in-theory-but-not-in-practice Driftwood (Art) Jeffro Uitto is a talented artist who sculpts furniture and statues from driftwood he collects. (Via @sobre … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 09-23-2016

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Recycling (Art) One man’s trash is clearly another’s treasure. Amazing hubcap art. (Via Pinterest) http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/ptolemy-elrington-hubcap-sculptures Earthquakes (Geology) Several major earthquakes have impacted my life, so I find the science behind … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 09-09-2016

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Pottery (Art) A Navajo artist works with traditional Navajo designs infused with Anasazi elements along with modern ones. This article describes his creative path. (Via Facebook) http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2016/07/29/traditional-navajo-pottery-modern-twist-165309 Science (Interesting People) … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 09-02-2016

Representation (Gaming) A solid opinion article on the troubles of realistic avatars that fail to offer Black options so alienate players. (Via Facebook) http://jezebel.com/the-invisible-girls-of-pokemon-go-1784845462 Composer (Interesting People) Courtney Bryan, a composer of unusual classical music, explains her muses and motivations … Continue reading

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