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Calif. 7th-graders' cereal box mosaic sets record

NCSS Smartbrief - October 10, 2016 - 1:46pm
Seventh-graders at a San Diego school recently created a cardboard box mosaic with almost 4,000 cereal boxes in their school' -More
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Archaeologists digitally reconstruct ancient Pompeii home

NCSS Smartbrief - October 10, 2016 - 1:46pm
The opulent home of a Roman banker who lived in Pompeii about 2,000 years ago has been reconstructed in 3D by archaeologists  -More
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NCSS webinar call for proposals

NCSS Smartbrief - October 10, 2016 - 1:46pm
NCSS is looking to continue to bring the best online educational programming available to the social studies professional in
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Top 10 reasons to register today for the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in D.C.

NCSS Smartbrief - October 10, 2016 - 1:46pm
From the home office in Silver Spring, Md., the Top 10 reasons to attend the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference.
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Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.

NCSS Smartbrief - October 10, 2016 - 1:46pm
Sophia Loren, actress
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Mock congressional hearings held by students

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
Students in a Nebraska high school's government class are participating in weekly mock congressional hearings, in which they  -More
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Ga. district's teachers build lessons around voting

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
Elementary-school teachers in Georgia are using the presidential election year in civics lessons for students, including mock -More
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Some schools rethink discipline policies

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
More school districts are reconsidering "zero tolerance" policies to help eliminate the school-to-prison pipeline.  -More
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Bill to aid Native American youths passed by Congress

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
Congress has passed legislation creating the Commission on Native Children aimed at examining challenges facing Native Americ -More
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Tools to support global learning

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
Technology tools can help expand learning beyond geographic borders.  -More
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How Obama became America's tourist in chief

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
President Barack Obama has indulged in more tourism than most of his predecessors, including snorkeling off Midway Island and -More
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Students chat with N.Y. state representative

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
Seventh-graders at a New York school recently learned about state government when New York Assemblyman Dan Stec visited their -More
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NCSS Annual Conference highlights -- Special events

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
The NCSS Annual Conference will give you opportunities to network with colleagues, visit famous Washington, D.C., sites, and
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Political polling in past, present

NCSS Smartbrief - October 7, 2016 - 1:17pm
Syd Golston looks at the impact of political polling on presidential elections in the September 2016 "Social Education." Read
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Mont. teachers collaborate on election unit

NCSS Smartbrief - October 5, 2016 - 1:22pm
Students at a Montana high school recently analyzed the first presidential debate between presidential candidates Hillary Cli -More
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