What is World Speech Day?

One simple speech can change lives. Every year on March 15, people all around the world share what they have to say. This year people in over 100 countries will be observing World Speech Day, the biggest international celebration of public speaking and the sharing...

Flipped Classrooms Around the Globe

Flipped Classrooms Around the Globe

Believe it or not, most classrooms around the world are alike. Whether they’re in Europe, North America, or Australia, “typical” classrooms filled with kids are remarkably similar globally. But what about the flipped classroom? The concept of students watching...

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How to End the Academic 60-Hour Work Week

How to End the Academic 60-Hour Work Week

It’s no secret: teaching is a meaningful job—and a tough one at that. And when I say tough, I mean time-consuming. Those of you who work in academia probably know. How much time does a higher education job actually take? According to a 2014 study, faculty members...

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