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High-schoolers to meet, discuss issues at Texas youth symposium

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:37pm
About 300 high-school students from New Mexico, Texas and the Mexican state of Chihuahua will meet in March at the BORDERize  -More
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Ways that gentrification affects neighborhood schools

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:37pm
Gentrification of cities, including Washington, D.C., has resulted in the closure of even successful neighborhood schools, of -More
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Webinar -- Page One Economics: Teaching with Current Events in Mind

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:37pm
Economics instruction is often focused on graphs, charts and theory.  -More
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2015 NCSS Annual Conference -- Call for Proposals

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:37pm
NCSS is now accepting proposals for presentations at the 2015 NCSS Annual Conference.  -More
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Nothing great in the world has been accomplished without passion.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 2:37pm
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, philosopher -More
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How service learning goes beyond academics

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
Service-learning projects can help students identify causes that are important to them and guide their personal growth, accor -More
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Why teachers should learn to let go sometimes

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
Teachers should feel comfortable loosening the reins on classroom management to address content, asserts Lily Jones, a former -More
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Okla. bill concerning AP U.S. history will be rewritten

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
A bill in Oklahoma calling for the elimination of Advanced Placement U.S.  -More
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How lawmakers' views on school choice is affecting NCLB rewrite

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
The effort to rewrite No Child Left Behind has some lawmakers considering ways to overhaul Title I funding to better support  -More
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Survey reveals middle-schoolers' opinions on game design

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
Middle-school students said in a recent survey that they enjoyed learning about coding as part of a game-development course.  -More
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More schools use restorative justice to get to the root of problems

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
A growing number of U.S.  -More
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Lives of slaves drawing more interest on Va. plantation

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
Visitors are showing an increased interest in the lives of slaves on Colonial plantations, such as the Liberia Plantation in  -More
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Webinar -- Page One Economics: Teaching with Current Events in Mind

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
Economics instruction is often focused on graphs, charts and theory.  -More
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CUFA call for proposals

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
The NCSS College and University Faculty Assembly (CUFA) invites proposals for scholarship to be presented at its Annual Meeti -More
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Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.

Fri, 02/20/2015 - 2:53pm
Nido Qubein, businessman and motivational speaker -More
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Ill. juniors study community's historic buildings for city project

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:58pm
Juniors at Gibault Catholic High School in Waterloo, Ill., have been lending a hand to Mayor Tom Smith by researching some of -More
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N.Y. 6th-grade teacher designs military-style incentive program

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:58pm
A sixth-grade social studies teacher in New York encourages students to "go above and beyond the call of duty" with his Four- -More
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S.C. 4th-graders create graphic novels about U.S. history

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:58pm
Fourth-grade students at a South Carolina school will complete eight units this year that integrate reading, writing and rese -More
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