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Reasons to Appeal a Grade

Education
Appealing a grade can be important if you feel that you were put at a significant disadvantage during the marking process, and you'd like to argue your case about having your work re-evaluated. Appealing a grade enables you to involve people that weren't necessarily the ones that originally marked y

Talking About Geniuses

Education
The other day, I was paging through a new book at the book store, it seems quite good. The name of the book is; "Quiet - The Power of the Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking" by Susan Cain and it reminded me of a conversation I had with an acquaintance from Australia a few m

Cave Activities for the Classroom

Education
You don't have to go spelunking in a deep, dark cave to be able to teach your class about the concepts of speleology. Instead, plan some entertaining, hands-on activities that can be executed right in the classroom. These activities demonstrate various important aspects of caves, ranging from the hi

How to End a Formal Speech

Education
All of the parts of a formal speech are important. The beginning, opening remarks and middle of the speech are where you will present your exciting new ideas to your audience. It is equally important to develop a strong conclusion to your formal speech. The ending is the last time you will speak to

Handprint School Craft

Education
Making crafts from handprints is a popular way to introduce children to basic principles of art. The handprints can be made by either tracing the outline of a students hand or painting the child's hand before pressing it on a sheet of paper. Mainly younger students will be working with handprints, b