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Upcoming state and regional social studies conferences

January 25, 2017 - 1:03pm
Regional, state and local social studies conferences organized by NCSS-affiliated councils provide great opportunities for te
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Care about people's approval and you will be their prisoner.

January 25, 2017 - 1:03pm
Laozi, philosopher
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How a Mass. school observed inauguration

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
Friday's inauguration of Donald Trump as 45th US president was viewed by students across the US.  -More
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Teacher addresses fake news in writing unit

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
Utah fourth-grade teacher Audrey Brian includes lessons on fake news in her informational writing unit.  -More
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Should more students skip a grade?

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
The number of schools allowing accelerated students to skip a grade may be declining, according to a study by researchers at  -More
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Analysis considers Common Core revisions

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
States that adopted then revised the Common Core State Standards generally did not make significant changes during the revisi -More
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Students lose sleep to social media, study shows

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
Students who come to school sleepy may be tired because they wake up during the night to check social media, according to a s -More
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Trump addresses education in inaugural speech

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
In his inaugural address, President Donald Trump said the country's education system is "flush with cash" but leaving student -More
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School project combines reading, walking

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
Educators at a Maine school are integrating literacy with physical education by installing story walks around the school.  -More
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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
Get ready for the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.
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Volunteer opportunities

January 23, 2017 - 12:58pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committees.
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How to teach students about inaugurations

January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Today is Inauguration Day for the 45th US president, Donald Trump.  -More
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Ideas for nurturing creativity in students

January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Teachers should work to inspire making and inventing by students, writes Vicki Davis, who teaches computer fundamentals and c -More
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Obama term ends without ESSA spending rule

January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
The Obama administration abandoned a proposed funding rule under the Every Student Succeeds Act.  -More
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S.C. district makes viewing inauguration optional

January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
Officials in a South Carolina school district are giving students the option of not watching Friday's US presidential inaugur -More
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What is the state of internet access in schools?

January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm
About 10.4 million more students meet the Federal Communications Commission's per-student internet access goal, compared with -More
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