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Social studies teachers bring headlines into the classroom

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
Social studies teachers can find lesson plans from current events, with discussions that encourage students to express their  -More
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Ill. middle-schoolers Skype with "Flying Classroom" pilot

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
Sixth-graders at Gompers Middle School in Illinois recently chatted with pilot Barrington Irving via Skype in his "Flying Cla -More
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Pa. high-schoolers can graduate with associate degrees

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
A program in Chester County, Pa., allows students to earn their two-year associate degrees while pursuing high-school diploma -More
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Shift to blended learning can be challenging for veteran teachers

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
Transitioning to blended learning can be challenging for experienced teachers, who may have been successful with other teachi -More
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N.J. students raise money, buy school supplies for students in Darfur

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
Advanced Placement history students at Mount Olive High School in New Jersey are helping schoolchildren in Darfur, Sudan, thr -More
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Maps may document Marco Polo trip to Alaskan coast

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
Researchers are studying a set of parchment maps and texts for clues about Marco Polo's 13th-century travels and to determine -More
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Annual Conference speaker -- Karen Korematsu

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
Karen Korematsu is the daughter of the late Fred T. Korematsu and in 2009 co-founded the Fred T.  -More
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Premium subscriptions to NCSS journals

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
NCSS is offering premium institutional subscriptions to our journals Social Education and Social Studies and the Young Learne -More
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Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:46pm
Check out the latest posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More
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Motherlode Blog: Picture Day Quandary: Can She Wear the Tiara?

Education News from NY Times - Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:59am
A reader asks: my 7-year-old daughter announced last week that she would be wearing a tiara for picture day. This was not ok by me, but I decided to keep silent. What would you have done?






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