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N.Y. unveils free college proposal

NCSS Smartbrief - January 6, 2017 - 1:45pm
Eligible students in New York state would receive free tuition if accepted to a state college or university under a proposal  -More
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7 education leaders predict this year's trends

NCSS Smartbrief - January 6, 2017 - 1:45pm
Needs-based education will gain traction in 2017, says Kim Loomis, innovative projects coordinator for the Clark County Schoo -More
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Urban schools prepare new generation of farmers

NCSS Smartbrief - January 6, 2017 - 1:45pm
About 600 New York City students participate in a four-year agricultural program offered at John Bowne High School.  -More
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Can meditation help curb youth violence?

NCSS Smartbrief - January 6, 2017 - 1:45pm
Researchers at the University of Chicago Crime Lab are studying the effects of an in-school meditation program on youth viole -More
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2016 candidates for NCSS vice-president, Board of Directors

NCSS Smartbrief - January 6, 2017 - 1:45pm
The NCSS Board of Directors has approved the following slate of candidates for the 2016-17 Board of Directors and officer ele
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Nev. teens serve as youth legislators

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
The Nevada Youth Legislature, a group created to boost high-school students' interest in government and public service, is ma -More
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3 steps to build relationships with students

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
Meaningful teacher-student relationships help to foster a rich learning environment, math teacher Michelle Russell writes in  -More
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Educator resolves to focus this year

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
Teacher Tricia Ebner in this blog post outlines her one-word professional and personal goal for 2017: focus.  -More
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Tips to help teachers manage stress

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
About 46% of teachers say they experience high levels of stress on a daily basis, according to a Robert Wood Johnson Foundati -More
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Opinion: Digital campuses are the future

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
Colleges and universities need to adopt digital campuses in order to remain competitive and relevant, according to Stephen Ha -More
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School event targets boys' reading interests

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
Educators at a Connecticut middle school organized an after-school reading event to entice boys to read.  -More
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Mich. students to learn CPR during health class

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
Students in Michigan will be required to learn CPR and how to use automated external defibrillators during health classes beg -More
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Are you a member?

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's
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2016 candidates for NCSS vice-president, Board of Directors

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
The NCSS Board of Directors has approved the following slate of candidates for the 2016-17 Board of Directors and officer ele
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SmartBrief honors education bloggers

NCSS Smartbrief - January 4, 2017 - 1:04pm
SmartBrief Education's Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet this month's winners.
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