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Calif. student's History Day paper becomes part of online curriculum

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
California eighth-grader Jessica Stump's award-winning History Day paper about Henrietta Lacks, a woman whose cells have been -More
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How to break the ice with students on the 1st day of school

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
The first day of school can bring up anxiety and there are ways to calm fears with some fun icebreaker activities, sixth-grad -More
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Fla. district's students to make cross-curricular connections

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
Students in a Florida school district will receive cross-curricular instruction in English, math and social studies to promot -More
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Colo. establishes cut scores for social studies, science exams

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
The Colorado State Board of Education has approved a range of cut scores for new online science and social studies assessment -More
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Overcoming anxiety to become tech fluent

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
Technology cannot benefit the classroom unless teachers have the digital fluency essential to embed tech tools seamlessly int -More
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N.C. 3rd-graders send care packages to "adopted" Marines

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
A group of third-graders in North Carolina recently collected items for care packages for their two "adopted" Marines who are -More
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Ill. students promote protection for trees, environment

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
High-school students in Illinois later this month will clean up a trail and tie red forestry tape on trees to promote saving  -More
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NCSS Annual Conference Speaker -- Kenneth B. Morris Jr.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
Kenneth B.  -More
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NCSS Webinar series -- Mapping the Nation and Get Digital

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
NCSS is offering new webinars to kick-off your school year this September: Mapping the Nation and Get Digital, a webinar seri -More
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Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
Check out the latest posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More
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Love involves a peculiar unfathomable combination of understanding and misunderstanding.

Mon, 08/18/2014 - 2:17pm
Diane Arbus, American photographer and writer -More
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N.Y. educators to bring Colonial Va. experience to their classrooms

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:27pm
Twenty elementary-school teachers from New York state plan to return to the classroom with a fresh perspective on history aft -More
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Educator highlights 3 social-emotional lesson ideas

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:27pm
Research shows that social-emotional learning improves students' academic performance and teaches them how to persevere throu -More
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President signs bill to reauthorize funding for autism research

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:27pm
President Barack Obama on Friday signed into law a bill that reauthorizes federal funding for autism programs.  -More
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NYC, Tenn. test anti-poverty initiatives for students, parents

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:27pm
Students from low-income households in Memphis, Tenn., and the South Bronx, N.Y., are receiving financial incentives for scho -More
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