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Neb. 6th-graders go camping to unify, learn about the environment

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2016 - 12:50pm
A group of 100 sixth-graders from a Nebraska middle school will participate in a weekend camp focused on creating unity.  -More
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Calif. students learn about S.C. Gullah culture through song, dance

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2016 - 12:50pm
First- through third-graders at a California school recently learned about the Gullah culture of South Carolina's Low Country -More
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Report identifies economic disparities among neighboring districts

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2016 - 12:50pm
Poverty rates among school-age children can differ significantly between neighboring school districts, according to a report  -More
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Behavior, school culture change with restorative justice in D.C.

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2016 - 12:50pm
A high school in Washington, D.C., is striving to improve students' behavior and change the school's culture with the adoptio -More
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How technology can improve teacher collaboration

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2016 - 12:50pm
School leaders can serve as role models for incorporating technology by showing teachers how such tools can increase collabor -More
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Food-literacy lessons go beyond recipes in Ky. classroom

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2016 - 12:50pm
Teaching students from low-income families about food literacy presented a challenge, writes Kentucky high-school educator Jo -More
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N.M. high-schoolers join effort to preserve historic mission

NCSS Smartbrief - August 26, 2016 - 12:50pm
A group of New Mexico high-schoolers and others have been working to preserve the ruins of San Gregorio Mission, one of three -More
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Lawmakers want to know why U-Va. stockpiled billions but still boosted tuition

Education News from Washington Post - August 26, 2016 - 12:04am
On Friday, school officials will be in the hot seat over their use of taxpayer funding and discretionary revenue.
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How the University of California and other public schools use reserve funds to keep pace

Education News from Washington Post - August 26, 2016 - 12:04am
The University of California and others keep large pools of cash on hand for projects -- and fiscal emergencies.
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