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Ohio high-schoolers visit Canada for Model UN

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
A group of Ohio high-school students recently focused on world affairs at the Model UN conference in Montreal, along with pee -More
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Why civil discourse is important in school, too

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Educators should teach -- or reteach -- students how to participate in civil discourse, teacher Marcia Powell writes in this  -More
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How real audiences bring meaning to classrooms

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
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Who will be named education secretary?

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Donald Trump's spokesman, Jason Miller, recently identified Michelle Rhee, former D.C.  -More
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How much are teachers spending on supplies?

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Teachers annually spend an average of $530 of their own money on classroom supplies and teachers in high-poverty schools spen -More
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Social media helps schools connect to community

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Social media can help schools tell their stories and create a sense of community with parents and other stakeholders, experts -More
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Veterans help teach N.J. students about service

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Students in New Jersey learned more about local military veterans and created a presentation about an individual veteran.  -More
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Md. superintendent responds to student protests

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Montgomery County, Md., Superintendent Jack Smith is calling for an end to student walkouts and off-campus protests of the pr -More
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Education Secretary King to speak at NCSS Annual Conference

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. has just been confirmed as a speaker for the NCSS Annual Conference.
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NCSS Legislative Day

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
In light of the recent re-authorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) as the Every Student Succeeds Ac
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The unexamined life is not worth living.

November 18, 2016 - 1:19pm
Socrates, philosopher
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Wis. 8th-graders research Holocaust news

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
Eighth-graders at a Wisconsin school recently curated newspaper articles to learn how the Holocaust was reported in their com -More
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Why students should write, write, write

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
Daily, ungraded writing tied to course content can help students improve writing fluency and skills, writes Mary Tedrow, Shen -More
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Is there a right way to give feedback to students?

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
Research shows that the feedback that teachers give students can be positive, if executed correctly.  -More
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Should teachers assign homework?

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
A number of school districts nationwide are abandoning homework, and some noting that educational research has not yet proven -More
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Active, student-led learning utilizes video

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
Social studies teacher Kelly Grotrian in this commentary writes about the promise of video-based questions for engaging stude -More
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Maine students become lawmakers for weekend

November 14, 2016 - 1:25pm
More than 150 Maine students participated in mock state House and Senate sessions at the Maine State House of Representatives -More
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