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Mass. 6th-graders show expertise on the ancient world

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
Sixth-graders in a Massachusetts middle school wrapped up their social studies class with a showcase of ancient world history -More
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Educator: Now is the time for teachers to reflect on the school year

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
Teachers should reflect on what steps they took this year to improve students' learning, teacher Elizabeth Stein writes in th -More
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Is Calif. tenure ruling as historic as Brown?

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
A court ruling in California that struck down tenure and other job protections for teachers is being hailed by some as a way  -More
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How teachers can learn more during the summer

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
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15 Twitter feeds educators should follow

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
This article lists 15 Twitter feeds that educators should check out, including @NMHS_Principal, a New Jersey high-school prin -More
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Child care centers are part of Cherokee garden project

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
More than 3,300 Oklahoma children are part of the Cherokee Nation's tribal gardening project aimed at teaching healthy eating -More
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N.H. 3rd-graders work to gain official status for mastodon

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
Some third-graders in New Hampshire who have been studying prehistoric animals are working with state lawmakers on a bill to  -More
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Robert H. Jackson Center Award for Teaching Justice

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
The Robert H. Jackson Center and the National Council for the Social Studies announce the 2014 Robert H.  -More
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Volunteer opportunities

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committee.  -More
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Work on the accent; it will enliven the whole.

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 1:01pm
Pierre Bonnard, French painter -More
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Educators collaborate to help Md. students learn about War of 1812

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 1:39pm
Eighth-graders in Maryland recently presented three short films they created to highlight key people, sites and events in the -More
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Teacher turns zombie-themed graphic approach into startup

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 1:39pm
Teacher David Hunter has taken his Zombie-Based Learning startup to use zombie-themed comic books to keep middle-school stude -More
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N.C. district focuses on college, career prep for all

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 1:39pm
A North Carolina school district is preparing all students for college and career, regardless of which path they choose after -More
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Calif. educators learn to integrate farming, food in the classroom

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 1:39pm
Students in a California school district recently participated in a four-day training program on botany, poultry, egg product -More
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Librarian compiles list of educator-approved apps

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 1:39pm
Michelle Luhtala, a high-school librarian in Connecticut, used crowdsourcing to compile a list of education mobile applicatio -More
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Ore. graduates create prototype bench for county project

Mon, 06/16/2014 - 1:39pm
Four recent high-school graduates in Portland, Ore., presented the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners with a prototype d -More
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