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I’m a Football Dad with Rubik’s Cube Kids

I’m a Football Dad with Rubik’s Cube Kids

Originally published on Fatherly.com. Reposted with permission.

When my son and daughter entered Rubik's Cube competitions, I could contribute nothing to their success. Turns out, they could teach me a thing or two.

ycdtrc.blogger1 | 2017 09 12 |

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Confidence from the Cube

Confidence from the Cube

Tony* was a tough kid. He’d spent much of his third grade year in the principal’s office. Fourth grade didn’t seem to be any better. Maybe he was bored. Maybe he was mad. Who knows, really. 

ycdtrc.blogger1 | 2017 08 30 |

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Life School hosts Texas’ first ever K-12 Rubik’s Cube Competition

Life School hosts Texas’ first ever K-12 Rubik’s Cube Competition

February 25, 2017 – Life School and You Can Do the Rubik’s Cube, the educational outreach arm of Rubik’s Brand Ltd, recently partnered to bring the first ever K-12 grade team competition to Texas.

ycdtrc.blogger1 | 2017 03 16 |

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From College Cubing to Coaching - One Teacher’s Journey

From College Cubing to Coaching - One Teacher’s Journey

My name is Nate and I started playing around with the Rubik’s Cube when I was a senior in college. I actually stumbled into the whole Cube-craze by accident. My senior year of college, I needed one more class to take to fulfill my credit requirement to graduate.

ycdtrc.blogger2 | 2017 01 26 |

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Puzzling Science:  Using the Rubik’s® Cube to Teach Problem Solving

Puzzling Science:  Using the Rubik’s® Cube to Teach Problem Solving

As I was trying to solve the cube, it dawned on me that my students face similar frustrations when attempting to solve tasks in class. . ...  perhaps they could benefit from learning to solve the Rubik's cube, as well.

ycdtrc.blogger2 | 2017 01 26 |

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A Rubik’s Poem

A Rubik’s Poem

Thanks to Dan Van der Vieren (aka "Mr. VdV") in Colorado for answering our challenge and writing the following poem for #NationalPoetryDay on Twitter! The poem was posted in couplets, in a total of 12 tweets over two days. Very creative!

ycdtrc.blogger2 | 2017 01 20 |

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October Conferences and Conventions

October Conferences and Conventions

Where to find us in October

2016 11 23 | Conferences

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The New Teacher Podcast- New Episode!

The New Teacher Podcast- New Episode!

A fun and inspiring podcast for new and veteran teachers.

2016 11 23 | Education

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