The Rijksmuseum museum in Amsterdam had an idea: Let’s bring the art to the people

Yes, the video is corporate sponsored by ING bank but the idea is novel. The Rijksmuseum museum in Amsterdam had an idea:  Let’s bring the art to the people and then, hopefully, they will come to see more. They took a Rembrandt painting from 1642, Guards of the Night, and brought it to life. They […]

Duncan and Gates Plan Documercial About Teachers: "Gotcha!"

Arne Duncan, U. S. Secretary of Education, and Bill Gates, who needs no introduction, have teamed up as co-producers of a new 32-part education documercial “Gotcha!” Hosted by Oprah, the program will kick off NBC’s EducationNation 2013. The opening show explains the new law requiring teachers to wear radio-frequency identification tags that can be read […]

Whoo-Hoo! Occupy the Schools

In response to a poverty rate that tops 90% in many urban and rural schools -and 1.6 million homeless children—many in schools with no libraries-education reformers at the White House, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the National Governors Association call for a radical, untried curriculum overhaul and two versions of nonstop national testing […]

Children’s Fair in Thailand

When I heard that their was a national holiday in Thailand specifically for Children I thought to myself how nice. Within a short walk from our hotel room we arrived at the fair to lines of kids waiting to get on free carnival rides and large concert of 5-7 year olds doing a song and […]

Best Bike Lock Ever

Oh the old sweater-lock. Gets me every time. I was about to steal this bike but forgot my scissors.