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Ideas for teaching close reading on devices

Teaching students to use close-reading strategies for digital texts has become necessary as more online versions of textbooks -More

Report: LGBT students face challenges in school

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youths in middle and high school encounter more difficulties and are less likely to gr -More

High schools educate students about drugs

Some US high schools are educating students about the dangers of heroin and prescription opioid painkillers to help curb the -More

Hispanic cultures celebrated in Ill. district

Students across all grades in an Illinois district recently celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month.  -More

Survey: Parents, teachers try to define kindness

Both parents and teachers believe it is important for children to be kind, but they define kindness in different ways, accord -More

Students write tech-enabled content for museums

Visitors to four University of Alabama museums will have new ways to interact with exhibits, thanks to sixth-graders at a loc -More

How the grading process affects students

Ore. district's board mulls military-history class

US high-school graduation rate rises

The high-school graduation rate in the US has reached a record high of 83.2% -- an increase of about 4 percentage points sinc -More


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