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Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.

September 30, 2016 - 1:04pm
Og Mandino, writer
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Educators discuss lessons, challenges of civics education

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
Educators from around the globe -- from France to Chicago -- recently met for a weeklong seminar to discuss issues of civics  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

5 keys to managing classrooms

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
There are five important tools that teachers should add to their toolboxes, asserts Lily Jones, a curriculum developer, instr -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Free Teacher Advisor developed with IBM's Watson

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
The IBM Foundation in collaboration the American Federation of Teachers has developed Teacher Advisor.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Educators go abroad for new teaching methods

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
Educators Maya Cunningham and Jennifer Pierson -- part of a group of 44 teachers participating in the US State Department's F -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Report assesses "digital readiness"

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
Data show a narrowing digital access gap, with nearly 90% of Americans now having internet access, but access alone does not  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

School uses mindfulness to foster learning

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
Practicing mindfulness helps students recognize their emotions, communicate their feelings and focus on learning, psychologis -More
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Texas students read to shelter dogs

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
Some students in a Texas school who are reluctant readers are practicing reading at their own pace through the "Read and Roll -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Every day, do something to move the ball forward.

September 28, 2016 - 1:24pm
Jayne Atkinson, actress
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

NY students detail Indigenous People's Day effort

September 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
Five students from a New York state middle school, along with their teachers, recently made a presentation to a nearby colleg -More
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Students reflect on how they are affected by violence

September 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
Police-involved violence is touching students in communities nationwide, including Philadelphia, Chicago and St. Louis.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Is homework necessary in elementary school?

September 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
Some teachers and elementary schools in the US are altering approaches to homework, with some ensuring the assignments are me -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

2 Ky. high schools ditch traditional grading

September 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
Two high schools in Kentucky have overhauled grading practices, with one school disallowing extra credit points, zeros for ch -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Minecraft to launch education edition Nov. 1

September 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
More than 35,000 students and teachers have tested and given feedback on a free, trial version of Minecraft: Education Editio -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Schools seek advice on Pledge, Anthem protests

September 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
The silent protest of San Francisco 49ers' quarterback Colin Kaepernick during the National Anthem is playing out on some hig -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Study examines Australia's languages, genetics

September 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
A study that tracked the expansion of early migrations into Australia may offer insight into the origins of languages spoken  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

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