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Yale set for biggest expansion in 40 years

Education News from Washington Post - December 22, 2016 - 1:00am
Ivy League school to grow 15 percent over four years, starting next fall
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Why this small college in Iowa is going global

Education News from Washington Post - December 22, 2016 - 1:00am
At Grinnell College, 23 percent of freshmen are international.
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Surge in foreign students may be crowding Americans out of elite colleges

Education News from Washington Post - December 22, 2016 - 1:00am
Many top U.S. schools are recruiting international students — and getting them — as overall admission rates hit historic lows.
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'Government really sucks' and five other principles promoted by Trump's education nominee

Education News from Washington Post - December 22, 2016 - 1:00am
Betsy DeVos laid out six "inconvenient truths" in a 2015 speech.
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To Trump's education pick, the U.S. public school system is a 'dead end'

Education News from Washington Post - December 22, 2016 - 1:00am
She trashed the traditional public school district in D.C., among other things, in a 2015 speech.
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The telling speech Betsy DeVos gave about education - full text

Education News from Washington Post - December 22, 2016 - 1:00am
She spells out her education vision.
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Calif. students explore themes of Holocaust

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
About 7,000 students in California's Bay Area explored themes of racism and prejudice while reading "The Children of Willesde -More
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Tools for developing global awareness in the classroom

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Cultural competence helps to reduce stereotypes and increase empathy, and can be achieved by students with the help of web re -More
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D.C. schools find success with LEAP training model

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Officials with District of Columbia Public Schools have adopted a new teacher-training program called Learning Together to Ad -More
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Boost classroom innovation with tech tools

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Educators are using tech tools to drive innovation in their classrooms.  -More
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Students write international children's books

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Students in a Virginia school district who participated in the Journeys of My Life project created children's books in Englis -More
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Reading project connects students across the world

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
First-grade students in one Illinois classroom are reading the same books as students in Thailand as part of the Global Read  -More
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Are you a member?

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's
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Upcoming state and regional social studies conferences

NCSS Smartbrief - December 21, 2016 - 12:58pm
Regional, state and local social studies conferences organized by NCSS-affiliated councils provide great opportunities for te
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