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Students finish internships at Facebook Academy

A group of high-school students starting their junior year this fall recently finished a paid, six-week summer internship at  -More

Ky. asks for public comment on proposed K-12 social studies standards


Conn. adopts mandatory SAT testing for 11th-graders


Can portfolios measure college, career readiness?

Ten schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District are piloting student portfolios as one measure of college and career r -More

What makes an effective learning space for students?

Learning spaces have a direct effect on student learning, Lucien Vattel, founder and co-director of the PlayMaker School and  -More

Tips to help get the word out about going back to school

Educators should consider their back-to-school communications as key to their job, writes Anne O'Brien, deputy director of th -More

NYC educator uses video game to teach history

Students at a New York City high school are learning U.S.  -More

Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.

Arnold Bennett, writer -More

Ill. high-schoolers help maintain school's prairie

Students at an Illinois high school have been working to restore 12 acres of a native prairie at their school that also serve -More

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NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committees. -More


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