Friday, April 2, 2010

Puberty, Comedy, Security, Sweepstakes and Seth Godin [Five for Friday]

Puberty Makes You Stupid [mental_floss Blog] - I didn't need a scientific study to tell me that!

Increasing Number of Parents Opting to Have Children School-Homed [The Onion] - From the article: "According to a report released Monday by the U.S. Department of Education, an increasing number of American parents are choosing to have their children raised at school rather than at home."

Keeping Security High Even When Budgets Are Low - Written in part by Bret Rachlin of Wren Solutions, who previously shared a guest post How Teachers Can Help Make Their School's Security a Priority.

Ultimate Summer Field Trip Sweepstakes [Discovery Student Adventures] - Parents can enter their kids (ages 10-18) and teachers can enter themselves to win a trip to Italy and Greece July 5-19, 2010.  Just become a fan of Discovery Student Adventures on Facebook before April 15, 2010 to enter.

What you can learn from a lousy teacher... [Seth Godin]