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Del. 1st-graders showcase U.S. geography knowledge with exhibit

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
About 100 Delaware first-graders showcased their geography knowledge during their recent exhibit "The 50 States: A Tour of ou -More
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How teachers can develop a visionary curriculum

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Community-service projects can help educators develop a curriculum that engages students in visionary thinking -- "helping ou -More
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Social-emotional learning isn't just for students

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Transformational leadership coach Elena Aguilar in this blog post recommends providing teachers with more training and suppor -More
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"Dream Team" of teachers in Conn. chosen for common core PD

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Connecticut has chosen a "Dream Team" of 97 teachers from 86 schools to participate in TeachFest Connecticut, a rigorous prof -More

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U.K. educators explore the latest ed-tech trends

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Increased use of smartphones in the classroom, computer coding, social media for peer review and video were some of the major -More
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Calif. students attend hearing for their proposed school-zone law

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Natalie Rios and Wendi Salpa, seniors from Madera South High School in California, were to attend a hearing on a law they pro -More
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Displaced Ind. 5th-graders plant state tree at tornado-hit school

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Fifth-graders from Mintonye Elementary School in Indiana, along with the group TreeLafayette, observed Earth Day by planting  -More
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NCSS Live Learning Center

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
The NCSS Live Learning Center features selected NCSS Annual Conference Session recordings to keep you current on the trends i -More
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NCSS webinar call for proposals

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
NCSS is looking to continue to bring the best online educational programming available to the social studies professional in  -More
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There are no passengers on Spaceship Earth. We are all crew.

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 2:13pm
Marshall McLuhan, Canadian philosopher -More
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Pa. teacher uses grant to enhance students' learning about the Civil War

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:15pm
History teacher Ross Farmer used a $750 grant to buy a 150-year-old canteen, artillery shells and other Civil War-era artifac -More
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Mass. students highlight history to mark community's 250th anniversary

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:15pm
Seventh-graders in Newburyport, Mass., will mark their community's 250th anniversary when their Port Projects showcase local  -More
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Okla. weighs bill that would cut social studies testing in 2015

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:15pm
Oklahoma lawmakers are considering a bill that would prohibit testing not mandated by federal law -- ending social studies te -More
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Wash. state drops graduation-project requirement

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:15pm
Washington state has adopted a law that eliminates a requirement that students complete culminating projects to graduate from -More
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N.Y. names team of advisers for potential ed-tech spending

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:15pm
New York Gov.  -More
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Conn. 6th-graders write letters, visit lawmakers to support Alzheimer's bill

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:15pm
A group of sixth-graders from East Ridge Middle School in Connecticut recently went a step further on a project about Alzheim -More
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Ga. students care for on-campus fruit, nut trees

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 2:15pm
Students in a Georgia school district are raising vegetables and flowers in school gardens, and now have added caring for fru -More
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