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NCSS Annual Conference Speaker -- Kara Cooney

Kathlyn (Kara) Cooney is a professor of Egyptian Art and Architecture at the University of California-Los Angeles, specializi -More

Evidence suggests hidden chambers exist in King Tut's tomb

Archaeologists have found evidence that two hidden chambers may exist inside the tomb of Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun, said M -More

How some Native American tribes are saving languages

Some Native American tribes in Michigan have launched initiatives to preserve languages that have few or no fluent speakers l -More

Educators use Minecraft to teach history, foreign language


Survey: Many teachers use technology, believe it boosts results

About 25% of teachers believe that using digital learning tools improves students' achievement by at least one grade, accordi -More

Duncan expected to resign in December


K-12 education budgets take a hit in legislatures, courts

K-12 schools nationwide are experiencing uncertainty with the school year underway as their budgets are battled out in courts -More

What makes a globally competent teaching practice?

Educators need support and time to develop strategies and use tools to create an environment that encourages globally compete -More

How to encourage student-centered learning

Students benefit from student-centered learning and having a voice in the classroom, writes second-grade teacher Erin Klein.  -More

Texas middle school's US history lesson goes viral

A letter sent to parents of Texas eighth-graders attracted social media attention, because it detailed charges students would -More


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