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Teacher tenure in N.Y. is challenged in court

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
A second lawsuit has been filed in New York that takes aim at tenure in the state.  -More
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Fla. districts work to reduce bullying, improve student safety

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
School districts in Florida have placed a priority on teaching students about bullying and have adopted zero-tolerance stance -More
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One month after ISTE conference, what have we learned?

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
Technology will never replace teachers in the classroom, according to Chad Stevens, a K-12 education strategist for CDW-G and -More
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Mo. students take the stage to raise awareness about gang violence

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
Students participating in the Teens Make History program at the Missouri History Museum in St.  -More
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Reserve your hotel room now for Boston

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
NCSS is now accepting hotel reservations for the 2014 Annual Conference.  -More
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NCSS state and local councils

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
Are you a member of your NCSS Affiliated State Council? See the full list on our website. -More
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Editor's Choice Content Award

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
SmartBlog on Education's monthly content award recognizes content written by educators, for educators, that inspires readers  -More
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No one wants advice -- only corroboration.

Fri, 08/01/2014 - 1:00pm
John Steinbeck, American writer -More
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Conn. teachers learn history of witchcraft trials of 1600s

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
About 20 teachers recently learned about Connecticut women who were put on trial in the 1600s for witchcraft.  -More
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Schools use geospatial lessons for real-world learning

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
Students across several states are boosting their geospatial literacy by using geographical information system software to cr -More
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What traits are shared by transformational teachers?

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
There are key hallmarks of transformational teachers, asserts editorial assistant and blogger Todd Finley.  -More
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How teachers can start the school year off right

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
Teachers can have mixed emotions going into a new school year, writes transformational leadership coach Elena Aguilar.  -More
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Teacher: Why performance pay can work

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
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How one Wis. school uses digital portfolios to enhance student learning

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
Digital portfolios allow educators, students and parents at a Wisconsin elementary school to document student progress, creat -More
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Ill. students help design, paint mural celebrating Mexican heritage

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
Eight students in Rosemont, Ill., have teamed up with a muralist from Chicago to create designs for a mural depicting key pol -More
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Wis. high-school students serve in county government

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
A group of 10 high-school students are learning about the inner workings of government in the Youth in Governance program in  -More
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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 1:25pm
Get ready for the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.  -More
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