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Tools for developing global awareness in the classroom

December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Cultural competence helps to reduce stereotypes and increase empathy, and can be achieved by students with the help of web re -More
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D.C. schools find success with LEAP training model

December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Officials with District of Columbia Public Schools have adopted a new teacher-training program called Learning Together to Ad -More
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Boost classroom innovation with tech tools

December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Educators are using tech tools to drive innovation in their classrooms.  -More
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Students write international children's books

December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Students in a Virginia school district who participated in the Journeys of My Life project created children's books in Englis -More
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Reading project connects students across the world

December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
First-grade students in one Illinois classroom are reading the same books as students in Thailand as part of the Global Read  -More
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Are you a member?

December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's
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Upcoming state and regional social studies conferences

December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Regional, state and local social studies conferences organized by NCSS-affiliated councils provide great opportunities for te
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4th-graders learn US, Va. history at fort

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
Fourth-graders from a Virginia school recently explored early US history during a field trip to Fort Monroe National Monument -More
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Educators remain hopeful for promise of 2017

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
Barnett Berry, founder and CEO of the Center for Teaching Quality, and Jessica Cuthbertson, also of CTQ, say they are hopeful -More
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Education policies expected to change in 2017

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
The new year will bring Donald Trump as the next president and new education policy decision-makers in some key positions.  -More
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Educators help states reshape teacher prep

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
Officials in several states, including Missouri, Louisiana and Massachusetts, are tapping educators for help to rework teache -More
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7 tech trends coming to schools

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
Education and technology experts predict that seven key education trends could have an effect on education in 2017 and beyond -More
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Ohio students learn to write, perform poetry

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
Students at an Ohio middle school are learning about poetry as part of a poetry performance class.  -More
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Program boosts interest in Yiddish in NYC

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
There is increased interest in the Yiddish language in New York City.  -More
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2016 candidates for NCSS vice-president, Board of Directors

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
The NCSS Board of Directors has approved the following slate of candidates for the 2016-17 Board of Directors and officer ele
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Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together.

December 16, 2016 - 12:59pm
Eugene Ionesco, playwright
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N.J. 4th-, 5th-graders get road named

December 14, 2016 - 1:51pm
A group of fourth- and fifth-graders at a New Jersey elementary school recently received their township's approval to name a  -More
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