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Districts take varied approaches to compiling digital libraries

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:10pm
The transition to the Common Core State Standards has more educators relying on digital content -- compiled via outside vendo -More
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Students ask legislators to approve official Wash. state waterfall

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:10pm
Five Washtucna Elementary School students recently visited Olympia, Wash., to lobby the state Legislature to designate Palous -More
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17-year-old students register to vote in party primaries in Ill.

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:10pm
More than 300 students at New Trier High School in Illinois plan to participate in "Suffrage at 17," a state law that allows  -More
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Introduction to technology integration in the social studies classroom

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:10pm
Technology integration is all around us and social studies teachers need the tools necessary to teach their students critical -More
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January/February 2014 TSSP

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:10pm
The January/February 2014 issue of "The Social Studies Professional," the newsletter for members of the National Council for  -More
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Have you visited SmartBlog on Education?

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:10pm
Check out this week's posts on SmartBlog on Education. Want to join our blogger community?  -More
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Life has a funny way of becoming ordinary as soon as it can.

NCSS Smartbrief - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 3:10pm
Colm Toibin, Irish writer -More
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Strauss: The things teachers do that can’t be evaluted

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 1:18pm

Teachers and parents are taking to Twitter, at #evaluatethat, to point out the countless ways in which teachers help their students that cannot be assessed by student standardized test scores or other traditional methods of evaluation.

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Strauss: Philip Seymour Hoffman’s high school district honors him

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 11:44am

Here’s a young Philip Seymour Hoffman, who graduated from Fairport High School in upstate NY. #RIP pic.twitter.com/9spwLgUxKr

— The Film Stage (@TheFilmStage) February 2, 2014

The death of the great actor Philip Seymour Hoffman has prompted a mountain of remembrances and condolences to his family, including this from the superintendent of Fairport Central School District in New York, where he attended Fairport High School outside Rochester and would return periodically to talk with students and faculty.

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Assistant/ Associate Professor of Ministry Leadership | Palm Beach Atlantic University

Latest Job Postings - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 11:23am
US - FL - West Palm Beach, Date Available: August 2014 Qualifications: The successful candidate will oversee the Christian Scoial Ministry track within our ministry degree program. Therefore, an M.S.W. and experience in soc
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PTA leader announces bid for Montgomery school board

Education News from Washington Post - Mon, 02/03/2014 - 11:01am

A PTA activist from Silver Spring has announced a bid for Montgomery County’s school board.

In the primary set for June, Shebra Evans, 42, is seeking an at-large seat on the Montgomery County Board of Education. The position is now held by Shirley Brandman, who said in December that she would not be seeking a third term, as her youngest child graduates from high school, and her family moves into a new phase.

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