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Calif. teachers learn about culture of students from China

NCSS Smartbrief - August 19, 2016 - 1:08pm
Teachers in a California school district are participating in a program to help them better meet the needs of students and fa -More
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Sonar locates 213-year-old shipwreck at bottom of Lake Ontario

NCSS Smartbrief - August 19, 2016 - 1:08pm
The intact remains of the Lady Washington, a commercial sailing vessel that sank in 1803, killing all aboard, have been found -More
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Register for the NCSS Annual Conference

NCSS Smartbrief - August 19, 2016 - 1:08pm
Online registration is now open for the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.  -More
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Check out SmartBrief Education Originals

NCSS Smartbrief - August 19, 2016 - 1:08pm
SmartBrief Education Originals connects education professionals with industry news, insights, resources and trends.  -More
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Colo. district adopts culturally responsive teaching

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
A school district in Colorado is requiring for the first time that all teachers learn culturally responsive teaching.  -More
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Strategies for implementing inquiry-based learning

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
Inquiry-based learning engages students by sparking their curiosity, middle-grades educator Heather Wolpert-Gawron writes in  -More
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Study: Civic unrest may take a toll on students

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
Civic unrest may disrupt learning, potentially reducing student achievement and contributing to chronic absences, according t -More
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Should test scores drive high-stakes decisions?

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
Statistical models and scaling practices used for standardized test scoring may produce misleading data, according to a recen -More
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How flipping the classroom helps personalize instruction

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
The flipped instructional method gives teachers more time to reinvent what learning looks like in the classroom, write educat -More
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Pa. student-artists paint portraits of US leaders for service project

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
National Art Honor Society students at a Pennsylvania high school recently created portraits of notable historical figures wi -More
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Students learn criminal investigation from police officers

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
Some middle-grades students in Ohio learned how to apply science and math skills during a weeklong camp on investigating crim -More
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Register for the NCSS Annual Conference

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
Online registration is now open for the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.  -More
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Are you a member?

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's  -More
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Check out SmartBrief Education Originals

NCSS Smartbrief - August 15, 2016 - 1:45pm
SmartBrief Education Originals connects education professionals with industry news, insights, resources and trends.  -More
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Tenn. high-schoolers learn to help peers express views

NCSS Smartbrief - August 12, 2016 - 12:59pm
A group of high-school students in Tennessee recently attended a training session -- held by the nonprofit Facing History and -More
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Ideas for addressing equity in education

NCSS Smartbrief - August 12, 2016 - 12:59pm
School leaders should not shy away from talking about equity in education with students and faculty, principal Carrie Tulbert -More
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