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Washington Earns a C on State Report Card, Ranks 20th in Nation

Education Week - December 30, 2015 - 6:20pm
This Quality Counts 2016 Highlights Report captures all the data you need to assess your state's performance on key educational outcomes.
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West Virginia Earns a C-Minus on State Report Card, Ranks 33rd in Nation

Education Week - December 30, 2015 - 6:20pm
This Quality Counts 2016 Highlights Report captures all the data you need to assess your state's performance on key educational outcomes.
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Wisconsin Earns a B-Minus on State Report Card, Ranks 11th in Nation

Education Week - December 30, 2015 - 6:20pm
This Quality Counts 2016 Highlights Report captures all the data you need to assess your state's performance on key educational outcomes.
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Wyoming Earns a B-Minus on State Report Card, Ranks Eighth in Nation

Education Week - December 30, 2015 - 6:19pm
This Quality Counts 2016 Highlights Report captures all the data you need to assess your state's performance on key educational outcomes.
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Nation Earns a C on Quality Counts Report Card

Education Week - December 30, 2015 - 6:19pm
This Quality Counts 2016 Highlights Report captures all the data you need to assess your state's performance on key educational outcomes.
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North Carolina Earns a C-Minus on State Report Card, Ranks 37th in Nation

Education Week - December 30, 2015 - 6:16pm
This Quality Counts 2016 Highlights Report captures all the data you need to assess your state's performance on key educational outcomes.
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A letter that shows how big business pushed Common Core

Education News from Washington Post - December 30, 2015 - 3:11pm
From the chief executive of ExxonMobil to the governor of Pennsylvania.









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Arne Duncan calls for addressing gun violence in final speech as education secretary

Education News from Washington Post - December 30, 2015 - 3:11pm
He also talked about police brutality, calling for a “seismic” shift in police culture.









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Calif. teacher runs marathons to connect students to US history

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
Students at a California high school are learning about the past through their history teacher Paula Steinbach, an avid runne -More
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Ill. educator travels to Cambodia to enrich his teaching

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
Seventh-grade geography teacher Chris Heffernan this fall traveled to Cambodia as part of a ProjectExplorer.org fellowship.  -More
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Should states or districts turn around failing schools?

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
District-led efforts to turn around schools have been more effective than state-led efforts in Tennessee, according to a rece -More
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College offers online course to help teachers become tech-savvy

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
Iowa State University is offering an online master's program to help teachers learn how to more effectively integrate technol -More
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Ill. high-schoolers design, sew quilts in women's history course

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
Students at an Illinois high school recently learned about the history of quilting as part of a women's history course at the -More
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Pa. sisters teach Sanskrit to students at public library

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
Teenage sisters Havisha and Vihisha Bache in Clarks Summit, Pa., are teaching Sanskrit to students ages 5 to 11 at the public -More
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2015-16 NCSS Board of Directors Elections

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
The election for the 2015-16 NCSS Board of Directors is open through Jan. 15.  -More
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C3 Framework resources

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
Learn more about the instructional shifts needed to help students achieve the goals of the new ELA/literacy Common Core State -More
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NCSS SmartBrief will not publish Friday

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
In observance of the New Year's holiday, NCSS SmartBrief will not publish Friday, Jan. 1.  -More
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Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.

NCSS Smartbrief - December 30, 2015 - 12:58pm
Aldous Huxley, writer -More
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