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San Francisco youths start their own business

NCSS Smartbrief - July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
An after-school program in San Francisco has helped a group of 12- and 13-year-old students form a lifestyle brand called the -More
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Scholarships for first-time NCSS Annual Conference attendees

NCSS Smartbrief - July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
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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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

NCSS Smartbrief - July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
Get ready for the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.  -More
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How to help students become media literate

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Students need to engage in thoughtful analysis of the news, writes author and consultant Frank Baker.  -More
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What is a teacher-powered school?

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Teachers in teacher-powered schools have more autonomy in choosing curricula and collaborate with administrators and peers, a -More
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Teacher-leadership effort boosts student achievement in Ore.

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
About 40 school districts in Oregon have adopted the CLASS project model, which means "creative leadership achieves student s -More
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Mo. district holds Technopalooza event for teachers

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
A Missouri school district recently held Technopalooza, a conference featuring dozens of professional-development sessions on -More
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Is there a difference in reading in print, digital devices?

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Students need to learn how to read print and online texts, high-school English teacher Abigail Walthausen writes in this comm -More
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Superintendent, teacher perform "Carpool Karaoke"

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Deborah Gist, superintendent of Tulsa Public Schools in Oklahoma, has released a music video based on James Corden's "Carpool -More
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Students in Vt. vow to avoid English while learning languages

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
More than 200 high-school-age students participating in summer language academies in Vermont have pledged to not speak in Eng -More
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Register for the NCSS Annual Conference

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Online registration is now open for the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.  -More
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Reserve your hotel room now for NCSS 2016

NCSS Smartbrief - July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
The Washington Housing Bureau is now accepting hotel reservations for the 2016 Annual Conference.  -More
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