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NCSS Annual Conference proposal reviewers

January 18, 2016 - 1:46pm
Help shape the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., by becoming an online proposal reviewer.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

January 18, 2016 - 1:46pm
Check out this week's posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More
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Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.

January 18, 2016 - 1:46pm
Oprah Winfrey, media personality, businesswoman and philanthropist -More
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La. students showcase social studies knowledge at fair

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
Middle-school students in a Louisiana district recently made presentations on topics including US and local history, geograph -More
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Teacher shares ideas for conducting in-class student conferences

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
Careful planning can make in-class student conferences an option, even with classes of more than 30 students, explains teache -More
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How student-centered classrooms lift learning

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
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Proposed law would classify teaches as first responders in N.H.

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
A New Hampshire lawmaker is proposing legislation that would classify teachers as first responders, qualifying them for benef -More
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How will states use power under ESSA?

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
The Every Student Succeeds Act gives more power to states and sets limits on federal involvement in education.  -More
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Thinking beyond computers for flipped learning

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
Educators still can flip learning, even if students do not have reliable access to the Internet at home, middle-school teache -More
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Research project on poverty spurs 2 students to act

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
Two eighth-graders at an Iowa school have launched a website and are lobbying to create a community garden as part of a resea -More
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Ill. students aim to help Ghana school

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
Students at an Illinois elementary school, along with their principal and other organizations, are working to build and stock -More
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NCSS Annual Conference proposal reviewers

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
Help shape the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., by becoming an online proposal reviewer.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.

January 15, 2016 - 1:14pm
Bette Midler, entertainer -More
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Wash. district, Swinomish tribe partner to teach cultural traditions

January 11, 2016 - 1:19pm
A Washington state district's longtime partnership with the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community incorporates Native American cu -More
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Lesson plan offers guide to the 14th Amendment

January 11, 2016 - 1:19pm
Community unrest in Baltimore, Ferguson, Mo., and other parts of the US has prompted debate about whether all people receive  -More

Explore how HMH® programs inspire curiosity in students
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt™ is helping students discover what it means to be a part of history. View our product demo videos to learn how we integrate multimedia, support all readers, and utilize powerful HISTORY® content.

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Study: Some students perform worse on computer-based exams

January 11, 2016 - 1:19pm
High-performing fourth-graders may perform better on computer-based writing exams than lower-performing peers, according to t -More
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Is dual credit a better option than AP courses?

January 11, 2016 - 1:19pm
Dual-credit programs have become more popular than Advanced Placement in a South Dakota school district.  -More
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CES showcases future of education technology

January 11, 2016 - 1:19pm
This article highlights several innovations on display at last week's International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, w -More
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