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Scholarships for first-time NCSS Annual Conference attendees

NCSS Smartbrief - August 10, 2016 - 1:17pm
NCSS is now accepting applications for a limited number of scholarships to attend the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washingt -More
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Register for the NCSS Annual Conference

NCSS Smartbrief - August 10, 2016 - 1:17pm
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 10, 2016 - 1:17pm
SmartBrief Education Originals connects education professionals with industry news, insights, resources and trends.  -More
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There is no education like adversity.

NCSS Smartbrief - August 10, 2016 - 1:17pm
Benjamin Disraeli, political leader and writer -More
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Teachers in Canada engage in PD about indigenous history

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
A group of teachers in Ottawa, Canada, recently attended a three-day workshop to learn about indigenous history and the use o -More
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How Socratic seminars teach students to think for themselves

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
Socratic seminars can help students develop critical-thinking skills, sixth-grade teacher Mary Howard writes in this blog pos -More
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Teacher: Introducing students to the growth mindset

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
Growth mindset can be taught across subjects, asserts third-grade teacher Jennifer Guido.  -More
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Education Dept. gets more than 20K comments on ESSA

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
The US Department of Education has received more than 20,000 comments on the draft regulations for the Every Student Succeeds -More
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Researcher: Know the why, how of classroom edtech

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
Educators should identify why they want to use technology in their classrooms before they set out to incorporate it into thei -More
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Detroit students explore community with place-based education

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
A coalition of organizations is working with Detroit schools to engage students in the community through lessons that address -More
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Evidence of ancient flood uncovered in China

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
Scientists have uncovered evidence that the myth that an enormous flood spawned China's Xia dynasty isn't just legend, accord -More
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Register for the NCSS Annual Conference

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
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 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
SmartBrief Education Originals connects education professionals with industry news, insights, resources and trends.  -More
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Character, not circumstances, makes the man.

NCSS Smartbrief - August 5, 2016 - 12:55pm
Booker T. Washington, educator, writer and orator -More
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Texas teacher's 4th-graders to write to police officers

NCSS Smartbrief - August 3, 2016 - 1:14pm
A teacher at a Texas elementary school will have her fourth-graders write letters to law enforcement officers this fall.  -More
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What are educational possibilities of "Pokemon Go"?

NCSS Smartbrief - August 3, 2016 - 1:14pm
"Pokemon Go" has the potential to enrich lessons about math, literacy, social studies, local history and mapping, some educat -More
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3 lessons for school leaders

NCSS Smartbrief - August 3, 2016 - 1:14pm
A new school year offers an opportunity to "lead like new," writes Fred Ende, assistant director of curriculum and instructio -More
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