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NAACP moves ahead with its call for moratorium on charter schools

Education News from Washington Post - December 7, 2016 - 1:00am
The civil rights organization's controversial position was strongly criticized — but it isn't backing down.
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On the world stage, U.S. students fall behind

Education News from Washington Post - December 7, 2016 - 1:00am
Math scores drop for U.S. high schoolers while reading and science scores stay the same.
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Colo. students preserve internment camp site

NCSS Smartbrief - December 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
A group of Colorado high-school students and their teacher, John Hopper, are working to preserve a site that was used for the -More
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Fla. students learn about 1500s shipwreck

NCSS Smartbrief - December 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
Seventh- and eighth-graders at a Florida junior high school recently learned about the shipwreck of the Santa Clara, a Spanis -More
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Collaboration boosts teachers' PBL skills

NCSS Smartbrief - December 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
Collaborating with a peer on a class project can help teachers stretch and build their own project-based learning skills and  -More
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How educators can address online bullying

NCSS Smartbrief - December 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
There are ethical implications for educators and school leaders when racist and bullying incidents transpire online among stu -More
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Va. district considers banning 2 classics

NCSS Smartbrief - December 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and "To Kill a Mockingbird" are under scrutiny in a Virginia school district, following  -More
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Ancient mummified legs identified as those of Queen Nefertari

NCSS Smartbrief - December 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
Mummified legs found in Nefertari's tomb in 1904 are indeed the Egyptian queen's, according to findings published in PLOS ONE -More
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Volunteer opportunities

NCSS Smartbrief - December 5, 2016 - 1:53pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committees.
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