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High-school teachers develop app for AP human geography exam

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:17pm
Three high-school geography teachers have been developing a tablet application for the Advanced Placement Geography exam.  -More
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Wash. students sit on panel for State of the District address

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:17pm
Students from several middle and high schools recently assisted the superintendent with the State of the District address for -More
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N.H. elementary-schoolers say bobcat should be state's official wildcat

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:17pm
Fourth- and fifth-graders at The Well School in New Hampshire are working on legislation to name the bobcat as the state's of -More
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NCSS elections open Feb. 2

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:17pm
The elections to select officers and board members for National Council for the Social Studies for terms starting 2015 begin  -More
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ESEA reauthorization call for action

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:17pm
Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., Chairman of the U.S.  -More
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Editor's Choice Content Award: Meet January's winners

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:17pm
SmartBlog on Education's monthly content award recognizes content written by educators, for educators, that inspires readers  -More
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A contented mind is the greatest blessing a man can enjoy in this world.

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 3:17pm
Joseph Addison, British writer -More
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Mass. students use stamps to depict Holocaust history

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
Students at Foxboro Regional Charter School in Massachusetts recently created collages about the Holocaust using millions of  -More
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Mass. students use stamps to depict Holocaust history

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
Students at Foxboro Regional Charter School in Massachusetts recently created collages about the Holocaust using millions of  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Using the Oscars, Super Bowl to teach media literacy

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
The upcoming Academy Awards and the Super Bowl offer opportunities for classroom teachers and librarians to use the popular e -More
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Using the Oscars, Super Bowl to teach media literacy

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
The upcoming Academy Awards and the Super Bowl offer opportunities for classroom teachers and librarians to use the popular e -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Lawmakers tackle testing frequency in NCLB rewrite

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
Lamar Alexander, Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee chairman, is reviewing the number of tests students s -More
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Lawmakers tackle testing frequency in NCLB rewrite

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
Lamar Alexander, Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee chairman, is reviewing the number of tests students s -More
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Calif. bill to seek credentials for teaching native cultures

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
A California bill calls for allowing the Commission on Teacher Credentialing to offer credentials to instructors who teach na -More
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Calif. bill to seek credentials for teaching native cultures

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
A California bill calls for allowing the Commission on Teacher Credentialing to offer credentials to instructors who teach na -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Lessons learned from early adopters of digital textbooks

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 2:15pm
Digital textbooks offer opportunities for schools to teach the most up-to-date content and give students access to quizzes, v -More
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