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Using play to engage high-school students in learning

High-school students would benefit from creative outlets and the integration of play into classroom lessons -- just as younge -More

How statistics, human stories can help students grasp difficult events

History educators have much to consider when teaching students about tragic news events, whether they are recent or in the pa -More

There is no passion to be found playing small -- in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.

Nelson Mandela, political activist and president of South Africa -More

Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

Get ready for the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.  -More

Colo. district's pilot program seeks to boost students' health

A Colorado school district is using a one-year grant from Kaiser Permanente to use eight schools as pilots for student-led he -More

N.C. teens learn about environment, wildlife as park rangers

A group of North Carolina high-school students recently served as park rangers with the National Park Service and graduated f -More

Google technology takes students on immersive, virtual field trips

Google's virtual-reality field trips, called Expeditions, allow students to take 360-degree tours using a smartphone and a ca -More

Panel recommends changing Seattle school start times with sleep in mind


Calif. adds homeless students to school accountability

School districts in California must include homeless students in their accountability plans and demonstrate how their needs w -More

Disability advocates voice concerns about ESEA rewrite

Some disability advocates are concerned about how the U.S.  -More


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