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N.J. students donate backpacks filled with supplies to peers in need

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 1:25pm
Students attending a New Jersey high school plan to distribute backpacks collected for students in another community.  -More
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Volunteers needed for NCSS Committees

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 10/17/2014 - 1:25pm
NCSS is seeking applicants to serve on NCSS Operations Committees.  -More
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Mich. students use green screen, iPads as they research WWII jacket

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
Students in Michigan eighth-grade teacher Chris Henke's class are using a green screen like those used in weather news foreca -More
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Okla. school uses local historic sites for project-based learning

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
Students at an Oklahoma school are using their local heritage and historic sites as the basis for interdisciplinary learning  -More
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NBCT: Connected educators can thrive under common core

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
The Common Core State Standards presents opportunities for connected educators, writes National Board Certified teacher Eliza -More
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Tips to help educators make the most of feedback

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
Teachers will undoubtedly receive feedback -- solicited and otherwise -- executive coach and consultant Naphtali Hoff writes  -More
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Fla. students without Internet service crowd libraries for online homework

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
Florida students without Internet access at home are increasingly using the public libraries, where the wait can be long on s -More
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Ill. 6th-grade students learn about child trafficking in Africa

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
Sixth-graders at an Illinois middle school recently learned about child trafficking of African children, and their social stu -More
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N.H. middle-schoolers make hats for shaken baby awareness campaign

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
A group of 60 middle-school students in New Hampshire have started a project to raise awareness of shaken baby syndrome.  -More
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Tours at the annual conference

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
Boston and New England are unrivaled in their history. Their many landmarks and stories will come to life on a custom tour.  -More
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2015 candidates for NCSS Vice President and Board of Directors

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 10/15/2014 - 1:28pm
The NCSS Nominations Committee has selected a slate of candidates for the 2015 Board of Directors and Officer elections.  -More
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Neb. students' research adds Iowa cemetery to Underground Railroad registry

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 1:33pm
Four Nebraska high-school students and their social studies teacher, Barry Jurgensen, have helped Oakdale Memorial Gardens in -More
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Ohio geography teacher hides for GPS project as students search for him

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 1:33pm
A fifth-grade geography teacher in Ohio recently organized a weeklong project in which 55 students and their parents were ask -More
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Strategies for teaching students to become problem-solvers

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 10/13/2014 - 1:33pm
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