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Texas educators mix creative, standard tools to teach

NCSS Smartbrief - April 3, 2020 - 3:06pm
Teachers at a Texas middle school have been assembling materials for remote education to keep students engaged through the sc -More
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US waives all testing requirements

NCSS Smartbrief - April 3, 2020 - 3:06pm
Every state, as well as the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Bureau of Indian Education, have received waivers from  -More
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Teacher: How to make sense of tech options

NCSS Smartbrief - April 3, 2020 - 3:06pm
Teachers may be inundated with numerous resources to support remote learning, according to teacher Tan Huynh.  -More
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Ill. student shares quarantine journal

NCSS Smartbrief - April 3, 2020 - 3:06pm
A high-school sophomore in Illinois has been writing a journal in which she notes how quickly her world has shifted in the wa -More
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12-year-old sews masks for workers at a clinic

NCSS Smartbrief - April 3, 2020 - 3:06pm
Sixth-grader Betsey McIntyre has been sewing masks to donate to health care professionals at a local clinic after learning th -More
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NCSS offers resources for educators

NCSS Smartbrief - April 3, 2020 - 3:06pm
On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared Coronavirus Disease 2019 (abbreviated as COVID-19) as a pandemic.
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Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.

NCSS Smartbrief - April 3, 2020 - 3:06pm
Francis of Assisi, patron saint of Italy, animals, ecology
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Teachers connect with students, encourage journaling

NCSS Smartbrief - April 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
Teachers in a Washington state community are working to engage with students of all ages remotely through video chats and act -More
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Teacher: Tools help support remote teaching

NCSS Smartbrief - April 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
Edmodo and Flipgrid are two useful tools for teachers to use while working remotely to support students' social and emotional -More
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Opinion: School closures highlight inequities

NCSS Smartbrief - April 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
The coronavirus pandemic has revealed racial and class divides in our education system, asserts Katya Fels Smyth, founder and -More
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Mislabeled sword turns out to be 5K years old

NCSS Smartbrief - April 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
A sword at a Venetian monastery that was misidentified as a medieval relic has been found to be as much as 5,000 years old, m -More
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Va. students use Minecraft to hold graduation ceremony

NCSS Smartbrief - April 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
A group of Virginia students recently worked together to create a Minecraft-based environment to hold a graduation "ceremony" -More
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If you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.

NCSS Smartbrief - April 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
Cher, singer, entertainer, actress
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Teachers in Md. district prep to teach online

NCSS Smartbrief - March 30, 2020 - 2:20pm
Montgomery County schools in Maryland are preparing to start teaching remotely, loaning upwards of 40,000 laptops to students -More
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Schools in Hawaii work to keep students engaged, learning

NCSS Smartbrief - March 30, 2020 - 2:20pm
Hawaii's schools are mobilizing to keep students engaged in enrichment lessons until the end of April while assessing student -More
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