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Homeless students in New York City who live in shelters encounter obstacles when accessing education, according to the Indepe -More-
The English faculty at a New Hampshire high school have been teaching a media-literacy class for years, but it has changed to -More-
So many dreams at first seem impossible. And then they seem improbable. And then when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.
Christopher Reeve, actor and director
A group of Colorado high-school students and their teacher, John Hopper, are working to preserve a site that was used for the -More-
Seventh- and eighth-graders at a Florida junior high school recently learned about the shipwreck of the Santa Clara, a Spanis -More-
Collaborating with a peer on a class project can help teachers stretch and build their own project-based learning skills and -More-
There are ethical implications for educators and school leaders when racist and bullying incidents transpire online among stu -More-
"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" and "To Kill a Mockingbird" are under scrutiny in a Virginia school district, following -More-
Mummified legs found in Nefertari's tomb in 1904 are indeed the Egyptian queen's, according to findings published in PLOS ONE -More-
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committees.
The task of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity, but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
John Buchan, politician and writer
Fourth-graders at a Washington state school recently engaged in a hands-on exploration of the Middle Ages during an assembly -More-
Critical thinking benefits students in the classroom as well as teachers' own professional growth, writes teacher Elizabeth S -More-
Students who receive testing accommodations at school will be eligible for accommodations on the SAT and other tests administ -More-
Social studies teachers in Washington state are backing an effort to ask lawmakers to strengthen civics education with more c -More-
About 90% of K-8 schools in the US are using communication app ClassDoJo with students and parents. -More-