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Archaeologists uncover remnants of ancient city in Egypt

NCSS Smartbrief - December 2, 2016 - 1:00pm
The remnants of an ancient city have been uncovered at the Abydos archaeological site in Egypt, according to the Egyptian Min -More
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SmartBrief honors education bloggers: Meet the winners

NCSS Smartbrief - December 2, 2016 - 1:00pm
SmartBrief Education's monthly Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-bloggers.
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Club engages Ga. students in global learning

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
More than 300 students across grades at a Georgia school recently shared their knowledge about the world during a game held b -More
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Geography teacher helps create online lesson database

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Virginia high-school geography teacher Chris Bunin is one of 38 educators who have helped write free lessons and activities b -More
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La. university extends teacher residencies

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Louisiana Tech University has replaced its quarterlong student-teaching requirement with a yearlong teacher residency as part -More
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How US teacher autonomy compares with Finland

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
In this commentary, Tim Walker, an American teacher based in Finland, highlights the journeys of two teachers from Finland wh -More
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Media students share news via online network

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Some high-school students in New Jersey are writing and sharing school news via the Fusfoo network.  -More
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Manhood Development Project helps at-risk youths

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Educators in Oakland, Calif., provide extra support to African-American boys through the Manhood Development Project.  -More
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Students take part in gratitude challenge

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Students in a Utah school district this month are writing about what they are thankful for and posting the messages on social -More
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Cast your vote today

NCSS Smartbrief - November 30, 2016 - 1:38pm
Voting for the annual Educators' Choice Content Award is still open.  -More
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Calif. 5th-graders reflect on Thanksgiving

NCSS Smartbrief - November 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
Fifth-graders at a California elementary school recently participated in a feast to wrap up their Thanksgiving unit, in which -More
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How teachers can assist communities

NCSS Smartbrief - November 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
Teachers see the challenges facing America every day and are in a unique position to help, asserts Josh Thomases, dean of inn -More
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How will GOP leadership affect education?

NCSS Smartbrief - November 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
Republicans beginning in 2017 will hold the majority in both legislative chambers and in two-thirds of state legislatures.  -More
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Tips to jump-start blended learning

NCSS Smartbrief - November 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
Educators aiming to adopt blended learning should first consider their goals, asserts Bill Tolley, a teacher at the Internati -More
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Civil rights pioneer John Lewis honored

NCSS Smartbrief - November 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
Civil rights pioneer and Congressman John Lewis recently received the Nashville Public Library Foundation's Literary Award du -More
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Kan. students learn about agriculture

NCSS Smartbrief - November 23, 2016 - 12:56pm
Several school districts in Kansas introduce agricultural concepts to students with the help from the Kansas Foundation for A -More
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