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Webinar Series: Using Multiple Viewpoints and Multiple Perspectives to Study American History

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 2:00pm
Beginning May 7, the webinar series will reinforce the advantages of analyzing multiple perspectives and multiple viewpoints  -More
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Upcoming state and regional social studies conferences

NCSS Smartbrief - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 2:00pm
Regional, state and local social studies conferences organized by NCSS-affiliated councils provide great opportunities for te -More
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Pa. students to quiz residents, historians in Jeopardy!-style game

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
Juniors and seniors at two Pennsylvania high schools have been preparing to challenge local personalities and historians abou -More
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How to handle conferences with parents of struggling students

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
There are times when teachers must have tough conversations with parents of students who are struggling in class.  -More

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How school leaders can support coaching relationships

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
School leaders should pay special attention to how they introduce and communicate the role of coaches for teachers to ensure  -More
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Teacher finds inspiration connecting with other educators

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
Teachers should connect with other teachers at their own schools and beyond, suggests educator David Cutler.  -More
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More districts are moving to the cloud, survey shows

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
More school districts in the U.S.  -More
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Teacher's effort to get to know students goes viral

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
Colorado elementary-school teacher Kyle Schwartz gave her students a writing assignment to get to know them.  -More
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Webinar: Cultivating a Civic Culture of Learning

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
Web Hutchins, the founder of Civics for All, will share how he is engaging students in local communities to support civic lea -More
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April 2015 TSSP

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 04/22/2015 - 2:16pm
The April issue of The Social Studies Professional is now available for download! Get TSSP. -More
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Ohio teacher creates museum exploring biblical history

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:05pm
Teacher Dror Karavani recently created the Archaeological Museum of the Tanach at the Columbus Torah Academy in Ohio so stude -More
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Should history be taught thematically or chronologically?

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:05pm
Schools nationwide differ in the teaching of history, with some taking a thematic approach and others choosing a chronologica -More
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Students learn about WWI through simulated trench warfare

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:05pm
Sixth-grade teachers at an Alabama school recreate trenches in their classroom as part of interdisciplinary, hands-on lessons -More
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Opt-out movement gains momentum

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:05pm
The "opt-out" movement -- in which students decide not to take standardized tests -- reportedly is gaining momentum nationwid -More
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