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Students in Vt. vow to avoid English while learning languages

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
More than 200 high-school-age students participating in summer language academies in Vermont have pledged to not speak in Eng -More
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Register for the NCSS Annual Conference

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Online registration is now open for the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.  -More
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Reserve your hotel room now for NCSS 2016

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
The Washington Housing Bureau is now accepting hotel reservations for the 2016 Annual Conference.  -More
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Traveling museum, veterans share stories of Vietnam War with Ohio students

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
Students at an Ohio high school are among those learning about the Vietnam War during the Vietnam War Experience Traveling Mu -More
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Educators: How thematic text sets lead to more learning

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
Teaching students through thematic units that use multiple modes of text connect students to their learning and provide real- -More
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Geography teacher in Ill. selected as C-Span Summer Fellow

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
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Reader's Theater Engages Students in Social Studies
Bring Social Studies to life in your classroom with multi-leveled Reader's Theater scripts about key topics for Grades 1-8. Each script has roles at a range of reading levels to accommodate diverse learners, making grade-level Social Studies content accessible and increasing student involvement through active and effective learning. FREE Sampler.

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Teacher shortages vary by region, specialty

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
Data show teacher shortages vary by teaching specialty and region.  -More
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US schools recruit teachers from abroad

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
The Visiting International Faculty program, which launched about 30 years ago, has recruited more than 12,000 teachers from 7 -More
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Teacher: How to use video clips to engage students

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
Stop motion video can be a useful classroom tool, according to sixth-grade teacher Josh Stock.  -More
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R.I. high-schoolers vote in their first presidential primary

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
More than a dozen students from a Rhode Island high school cast ballots Tuesday in their state's presidential primary.  -More
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Students lead cafeteria redesign

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
Booth and bar seating are two new options in a Kansas school cafeteria, thanks to a student-led redesign.  -More
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C3 Framework resources

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
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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Volunteer opportunities

NCSS Smartbrief - April 27, 2016 - 1:27pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committees. -More
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