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How mobile technology is taking off in schools worldwide

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:38pm
Mobile technology increasingly is making an impact on education worldwide, according to blogger Saga Briggs, who in this post -More
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Parts of students' bill of rights adopted by Pa. district's board

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:38pm
The Pittsburgh Public Schools Board has adopted portions of a student-drafted bill of rights for its revised student code.  -More
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Md. 6th-grade student advocates for healthy schools, communities

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:38pm
Jodi Evans, a sixth-grade student in Maryland, has been named a youth ambassador on the Alliance for a Healthier Generation's -More
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Scholarships for first-time NCSS Annual Conference attendees

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:38pm
National Council for the Social Studies believes that high quality professional development is important to the professional  -More
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Volunteer opportunities

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:38pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committee.  -More

$125,000 Salary for Master Social Studies Middle School Teachers!
The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School

Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:38pm
Henry Ford, American industrialist -More
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Wis. educator to use Minecraft to teach 8th-graders about government, economics

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Wisconsin social studies teacher Erich Utrie will use a grant to fund a project, "Minecraft: Government and Economics," in wh -More
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N.J. summer camp prepares students for rigors of AP coursework

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
A New Jersey high school is holding AP Pre-season, a weeklong summer camp to teach the writing, study and critical-thinking s -More
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Some states' lawmakers want to rewrite education standards

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
In at least a dozen states, criticism of the Common Core State Standards and concern that certain groups were left out of the -More
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Ideas for interactive student assessments

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Among many strategies for checking student progress, alternative formative assessment is an effective approach that relies on -More
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Survey: Teachers expand use of digital tools

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Teachers increasingly are using digital tools in new and exciting ways to help students learn, according to a recent survey b -More
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Wash. state 5th-graders paint mural to discourage graffiti, vandalism

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Fifth-graders from a Vancouver, Wash., elementary school recently painted a nature-themed mural on a storage building to disc -More
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Pa. program teaches students about civil rights movement

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Some Pennsylvania K-12 students are learning about the civil rights movement and what it means today as part of a six-week pr -More
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NCSS Webinar series -- Mapping the Nation and Get Digital

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
NCSS is offering new webinars to kick-off your school year this September: Mapping the Nation and Get Digital, a webinar seri -More
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NCSS Live Learning Center

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Too hot to go outside?  -More
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Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Check out the latest posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More

$125,000 Salary for Master Social Studies Middle School Teachers!
The Equity Project (TEP) Charter School

Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Censorship reflects a society's lack of confidence in itself.

Mon, 08/04/2014 - 1:19pm
Potter Stewart, U.S. Supreme Court justice -More
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