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Teaching: The Revolving Door Profession

To open this week’s commentary, I find it necessary to sound the alarm:

Roughly half a million U.S. teachers either move or leave the profession each year—attrition that costs the United States up to $2.2 billion annually, according to a July 2014 report from the Alliance for Excellent Education. 672 more words

Klamath Basin: An Introduction to the Conflict

Acton_Klamath Basin Water Conflict- An Introductory Conflict Assessment

One of the most contested watersheds in the nation, the Klamath Basin has been in a state of conflict over water use since the early 1900s.  123 more words

Out of the Box: The Future of Libraries

In thinking about The Future of Libraries (capitals needed – it’s a weighty subject!), I was particularly struck by some of the strategies the Free Library of Philadelphia, under the direction of Siobhan A. 626 more words

Two Minds are Better than One

The Ashcraft’s are expecting their second child in June :-)

We have been trying to save some $ by using old furniture to use in our future daughter’s room.   347 more words


D4DME – Filtering the Data

Another important function for the user will be to have choice over what type of recipes they want to view. In order to make this happen, I needed to create a set of filters that the user can refine based on the different columns in the recipe table. 292 more words

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D4DME – Displaying the Data

The next step in my PHP journey was to get the user-inputted data to display on the page as ‘recipe’ boxes.

$query = "SELECT * FROM recipe"; // V: The query is selecting all the data from the recipe table
			$result = mysqli_query($connection, $query);// V: defining the variable result by putting our connection variable and our query variable through a function
			if(!$result) { // V: If the query doesn't work, kill the connection and feedback to user
				die("Database query failed.");
		    while($row = mysqli_fetch_assoc($result)) { // V: whilst our query works, include recipe.php to display data
		    	include 'recipe.php';
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