Education News from NY Times
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“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.
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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.
After criticism from Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, the State Board of Regents set aside a proposal to let teachers contest poor assessments by citing difficulties related to the new Common Core standards.
These 2014 Olympics offer teachers an opportunity to take an event that students are already watching and talking about, and turn it into a teachable moment.
Do zoos have a responsibility to try to ensure that all animals under their care live a long and healthy life? Or, do zoos have a different mission?
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo attacked state education officials over a proposal that would give teachers more leeway to protest poor evaluations.