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Mobile apps to assist with parent-teacher communication

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:44am
This article provides a list of several mobile applications to help parents and teachers connect and communicate during the s -More
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Mentors link Native American youths to heritage, history

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:44am
Children at some reservations in New Mexico learned about their heritage and history through the AlterNATIVE Education progra -More
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Educators take Ice Bucket Challenge

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:44am
Educators are sharing videos of being doused with icy water during the Ice Bucket Challenge to teach students about helping o -More
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Scholarships for first-time NCSS Annual Conference attendees

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:44am
National Council for the Social Studies believes that high-quality professional development is important to the professional  -More
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Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:44am
Check out the latest posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More
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Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 11:44am
John D. Rockefeller, American industrialist -More
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Declaration of Independence taught as a breakup letter in Calif. school

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
Juniors in a California U.S.  -More
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How to make asking questions fun, rewarding for students

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
Because "questioning helps us learn, explore the unknown, and adapt to change," it is essential that teachers foster classroo -More
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Duncan offers guidance on testing, evaluations, more

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
Education Secretary Arne Duncan in this blog post addresses key education issues, including teacher evaluations and test prep -More
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Education poll highlights public opinion on policies

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
Public support for the Common Core State Standards has dropped from 65% in 2013 to 53% in favor now, according to a recent su -More
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How schools can keep track of mobile devices

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
As schools introduce more mobile technology, there is increased risk of the devices going missing, according to this article, -More
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Teachers in Mo. clean the streets as historic unrest unfolds

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
With schools in two districts shuttered this week because of civil unrest in Ferguson, Mo., some teachers have taken to the s -More
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Iowa students recognized for food-waste projects

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
Students from Johnson County, Iowa, recently traveled to Washington, D.C., to be recognized by the President's Environmental  -More
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Link social studies standards with the Common Core State Standards

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
"Teaching Reading with the Social Studies Standards: Elementary Units that Integrate Great Books, Social Studies, and the Com -More
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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
Get ready for the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.  -More
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Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument an exchange of ignorance.

Fri, 08/22/2014 - 1:56pm
Robert Quillen, American journalist -More
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2 Calif. high-school teachers develop immigration, U.S. history curriculum

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 11:54am
Some sophomores, juniors and seniors attending a California high school this fall will examine what it means to be an America -More
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