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Latest Job Postings - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 3:20pm
US - OH - Cleveland, POSITION OPENING: Full-time Teaching Faculty REPORTS TO: Principal Saint Martin de Porres High School is looking for unique teachers to be part of an innovative urban college-prep high school
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How journalism can help students write about history

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Teaching students the basics of news writing can help them improve their historical essays, high-school history, government a -More
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Beyond cards and candy: Using Valentine's Day in the classroom

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
There are many teachable moments surrounding Valentine's Day, writes Matt Davis, a freelance contributor at Edutopia.  -More
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S.C. school transforms into a mall to offer real-world learning

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
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Inspiring Classroom Innovations: Nancie Lindblom
Trying to get students engaged in American history? Meet Nancie Lindblom, winner of the Arizona Teacher of the Year award in 2013. Inspired by her recent MA degree, Nancie is developing new, innovative material that gets students excited about government. See how Nancie revolutionized her classroom.

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Coaches help Ill. teachers boost literacy across all subjects

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Downers Grove, Ill., high schools have broadened the use of literacy coaches to focus on reading skills across all subjects.  -More
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Report ranks states according to teaching policies

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Florida, Louisiana, Rhode Island, Tennessee and Arkansas -- in that order -- topped a recent ranking of states' teacher polic -More

Gain Valuable TESOL Experience to Advance Your Career
Ranked No. 2 for faculty credentials and training, The University of Dayton's online TESOL certificate program equips you with the knowledge you need to achieve a high-level role in just one year! Lead the way in teaching English to speakers of other languages with TESOL online.

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How low-income schools can begin integrating technology

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Daisy Dyer Duerr, a national digital principal, shares in this blog post the innovative ways in which she introduced new, eff -More
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Alaska students lobby lawmakers to drop exit exam they say is too easy

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Students from Dillingham, Alaska, recently visited Juneau to call on state lawmakers to drop the state's high-school exit exa -More
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Class is offered to help boost Minn. middle-grades girls' self image

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Three Minnesota middle schools are offering eighth-grade girls an English credit for a class called "Lovin' the Skin I'm In," -More
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Conference proposal reviewers

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Help shape the 94th NCSS Annual Conference in Boston by becoming an online proposal reviewer.  -More
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Present a session at the 2014 NCSS Annual Conference

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Join social studies educators from around the world in Boston in November to explore the civic mission of schools in the 21st -More
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Character is the ability to carry out a good resolution long after the excitement of the moment has passed.

NCSS Smartbrief - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:25pm
Cavett Robert, American lawyer and professional speaker -More
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Prince George’s at-risk-teen program gets up to $1.95 million from philanthropic group

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 2:19pm

Venture Philanthropy Partners has pledged to invest up to $1.95 million to a program that helps teenagers in Prince George’s County who are at risk of dropping out of school.

VPP plans to give the money to the Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection to provide resources to nearly 900 middle and high school students.

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Quality surges in ranks of young teachers

Education News from Washington Post - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 1:50pm

I hear from many experienced teachers who feel the emphasis on student test results has hurt their profession. But to young people coming into the profession, the situation does not look so dark. Education leaders influenced by European and Asian methods are raising standards for those who can enroll in teacher training, while making the training deeper, with more participation by skilled veterans.

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