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Mo. students join "Say something" campaign against violence

NCSS Smartbrief - October 21, 2015 - 1:57pm
Students at a Missouri high school are raising awareness about school violence by participating in the "Say Something" nation -More
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Colo. students conduct field work, advocate for empty lot

NCSS Smartbrief - October 21, 2015 - 1:57pm
Educators at a Colorado elementary school are using a neighboring field as a source of lessons across math, history, writing, -More
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Volunteer opportunities -- Rho Kappa Advisory Board and NCSS Committees

NCSS Smartbrief - October 21, 2015 - 1:57pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees, the Rho Kappa Honor Society Advisory Boa -More
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More conference hotels added

NCSS Smartbrief - October 21, 2015 - 1:57pm
Due to the overwhelming demand for hotel rooms for the conference, we have added more hotels and rooms.  -More
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Correction

NCSS Smartbrief - October 21, 2015 - 1:57pm
An item in Monday's NCSS SmartBrief should have stated that the Savannah, Ga., City Council already approved a measure to eli -More
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All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning.

NCSS Smartbrief - October 21, 2015 - 1:57pm
Albert Camus, writer and philosopher -More
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How to help students compare history, current events

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
Helping students make meaningful comparisons between history and current events can encourage them to explore on their own, b -More
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Immigration simulation offers hands-on literacy, history lessons

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
A hands-on immigration project at an Alabama school integrated research and literacy skills for students as they worked on an -More

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Md. district pilots Saturday school to boost skills

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
A Maryland district is introducing a Saturday school program designed to boost test scores in core subjects, especially math. -More
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Students taking PSAT get preview of SAT changes

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
High-school students taking the PSAT this month will get a first look at the revamped SAT expected to roll out next year.  -More
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How K-12 schools manage websites

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
School districts nationwide are largely divided over whether to use commercial programs or more homegrown solutions to manage -More
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Calif. school to weigh removing name of Robert E. Lee

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
A San Diego elementary school named for Confederate Gen. Robert E.  -More
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Become a CAEP Program reviewer

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
NCSS seeks members to serve as reviewers of university social studies teacher education programs for the Council for the Accr -More
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C3 Resources from the C3 Literacy Collaborative

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
The College, Career and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards re-envisions the purpose and instruction -More
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Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
Check out this week's posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More
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Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.

NCSS Smartbrief - October 20, 2015 - 3:17pm
Abigail Adams, former US first lady -More
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