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GOP Solidifies Hold on State-Level Leadership

Education Week - November 11, 2016 - 3:48pm
Victories in the Nov. 8 election further strengthen the hand of Republican policymakers in state capitals as they frame their K-12 agendas under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
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Students across US reflect on Veterans Day

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Students across the US are learning about the duties and sacrifices of current and veteran members of the military in honor o -More
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Teacher: Blessing, burden of election lessons

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
The recent elections offer the opportunity to analyze and discuss politics and current events in class, writes middle-school  -More
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What can schools expect under new president?

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Education policy under a Trump administration is expected to emphasize school choice, entrepreneurship, financial accountabil -More
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Calif. voters support bilingual education

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
California voters on Tuesday cast ballots in favor of Proposition 58, reversing an 18-year-old law banning bilingual educatio -More
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Students in 20 countries make connections

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
More students are engaging with their peers worldwide.  -More
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Ariz. elementary-schoolers learn Mandarin

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Students in two Tucson, Ariz., elementary schools are learning Mandarin in Chinese-language immersion programs that are becom -More
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Students seek to curb cafeteria waste

NCSS Smartbrief - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Students in an Oregon middle school are conducting a waste audit in their cafeteria.  -More
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Works In Progress: At a Brooklyn High School, Plenty of Drama Before the Curtain Goes Up

Education News from NY Times - November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Student builders, painters, riggers, stage managers and costumers have worked for months on the musical’s set, which opens at the high school next month.
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Professional Learning Communities Aren't Just for Teachers

Education Week - November 11, 2016 - 10:14am
The superintendent's job can be isolating; online communities can make it less so, write Mark Edwards and Mort Sherman.
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