Education News from NY Times
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Is recess just for elementary school students, or should students in middle school — or even high school — have some form of recess or unstructured time?
The University of the People, built to reach underserved students around the world, announced Thursday that it had received accreditation.
Public schools around the country are exploring whether they can use virtual learning as a practical solution to unpredictable weather, effectively transforming the traditional snow day into a day of instruction.
Ideas for using the Sochi Games to teach literature, journalism, media studies, and fine arts and English-language learning classes.
“I have to tell you,” a poem by Dorothea Grossman and the article “The Memory Lady’s Daughter Tries to Fill the Gaps” by Beth Thompson appear in this Poetry Pairing.
How often do you have negative thoughts that threaten your performance — whether in sports, on tests, in relationships or in other areas of your life? What do you do about them?
The 2014 Winter Olympics offer a chance for students to dig into some of the more technical subjects.
The Learning Network Blog: Is Hookup Culture Leaving Your Generation Unhappy and Unprepared for Love?
Is yours “a generation that’s terrified of and clueless about the A B C’s of romantic intimacy”? Why or why not?
Can you calculate the approximate value of the oil that could be transported by the proposed Keystone XL pipeline every year?
A college degree is worth more for millennials than it was for earlier generations, but a high school degree alone is worth much less.
Koreans favor East Sea, while Japan insists it is the Sea of Japan; a proposal would require textbooks to use both.
People with ties to Bob Jones University criticized the firing of a Christian consulting group the school hired to investigate its handling of sexual assaults.