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Should teachers assign homework?

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
A number of school districts nationwide are abandoning homework, and some noting that educational research has not yet proven -More
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Active, student-led learning utilizes video

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
Social studies teacher Kelly Grotrian in this commentary writes about the promise of video-based questions for engaging stude -More
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Maine students become lawmakers for weekend

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
More than 150 Maine students participated in mock state House and Senate sessions at the Maine State House of Representatives -More
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School counselors offer post-election counseling

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
School counselors in Tennessee's Metro Nashville Public Schools are providing services following the presidential election.  -More
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Students across US reflect on Veterans Day

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Students across the US are learning about the duties and sacrifices of current and veteran members of the military in honor o -More
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Teacher: Blessing, burden of election lessons

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
The recent elections offer the opportunity to analyze and discuss politics and current events in class, writes middle-school  -More
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Texas 5th-graders study Industrial Revolution

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
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What can schools expect under new president?

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Education policy under a Trump administration is expected to emphasize school choice, entrepreneurship, financial accountabil -More
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Calif. voters support bilingual education

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
California voters on Tuesday cast ballots in favor of Proposition 58, reversing an 18-year-old law banning bilingual educatio -More
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Mobile app part of college-recruitment program

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
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Students in 20 countries make connections

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
More students are engaging with their peers worldwide.  -More
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Ariz. elementary-schoolers learn Mandarin

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Students in two Tucson, Ariz., elementary schools are learning Mandarin in Chinese-language immersion programs that are becom -More
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Students seek to curb cafeteria waste

November 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
Students in an Oregon middle school are conducting a waste audit in their cafeteria.  -More
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Ill. students assist voters on Election Day

November 9, 2016 - 1:23pm
Students from Chicago-area high schools served as election judges in polling places on Election Day.  -More
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Tips for developing service-learning projects

November 9, 2016 - 1:23pm
Service learning is a form of project-based learning that incorporates academic goals, student engagement and empathy while h -More
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How messaging apps boost PD

November 9, 2016 - 1:23pm
Messaging applications, such as Voxer, can help prolong the benefits of professional development, writes Karly Moura, a Calif -More
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Educators learn about "trauma-informed" schools

November 9, 2016 - 1:23pm
The trauma-informed schools model -- in place in Boston for more than a decade -- is gaining traction in the St.  -More
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