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NCSS grants and awards deadline May 15

NCSS Smartbrief - May 5, 2017 - 1:01pm
Do you know of an excellent social studies educator or program that deserves recognition?
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C3 Teachers Inquiry Design Model Summer Institute

NCSS Smartbrief - May 5, 2017 - 1:01pm
Sponsored by C3 Teachers, NCSS and North Carolina State University, the C3 IDM Institute will feature hands-on opportunities
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"Civics Madness" engages Pa. middle-schoolers

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
Eighth-graders at a Pennsylvania middle school have been learning about notable figures in US history as they sought to name  -More
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How teacher stories can change school culture

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
As leaders, educators can use the power of storytelling to bring change to school culture as well as inspire and engage stude -More
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Are AP courses worth it?

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
Participation in Advanced Placement courses has doubled over the past decade, but there has been little research on their aca -More
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"No homework" policies receive mixed reviews

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
Some New York City schools have banned mandatory homework, replacing it in some cases with suggestions for parents to engage  -More
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Education researcher maps future learning trends

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
Where will blending learning take students in the future?  -More
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D.C. high school hosts H.E.R. Story club

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
Girls at a Washington, D.C., high school began participating in an after-school club called Helping Empower Regalness -- or H -More
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8th-grade students pen book on psychology

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
Eighth-grade students at the Shanghai American School recently learned about psychology by writing an educational book on the -More
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Are you a member?

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's
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Social studies conferences around the nation

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
Spring is a busy time for regional, state and local social studies conferences. Check out our complete listing.
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SmartBrief honors education bloggers

NCSS Smartbrief - May 1, 2017 - 1:29pm
SmartBrief Education's Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-written content. Meet the most recent winners.
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Maine students learn history through role-playing

NCSS Smartbrief - April 28, 2017 - 1:23pm
Students at a Maine high school are being immersed in US history through role-playing as participants in the "Coming of Age i -More
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Teacher: 5 ideas to bring creativity to class

NCSS Smartbrief - April 28, 2017 - 1:23pm
Creativity is essential to the learning process, asserts Kimberly Long, a reading and language arts teacher in a Lincolnshire -More
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