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Ohio students examine US history with Iran

January 15, 2020 - 1:41pm
A US history teacher at an Ohio high school recently adjusted his lesson plan to respond to questions from students about rec -More
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How one district reduced turnover by 33%

January 15, 2020 - 1:41pm
Denver Public Schools is reporting a 33% decrease in turnover following an increase in pay averaging 15.7% for returning teac -More
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7 edtech trends anticipated in 2020

January 15, 2020 - 1:41pm
Technology leaders in this article outline seven education-technology trends to watch in 2020 and beyond.  -More
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Va. considers protections for student journalists

January 15, 2020 - 1:41pm
Lawmakers in Virginia are considering legislation that would limit censorship from administrators of student publications in  -More
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N.Y. task force recommends diploma seal for civics

January 15, 2020 - 1:41pm
The New York Board of Regents is considering a task force's recommendation to offer a "seal of civic readiness" that high-sch -More
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Parents form union to influence the politics of education

January 15, 2020 - 1:41pm
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If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.

January 15, 2020 - 1:41pm
Gail Sheehy, writer, journalist, lecturer
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Teacher: Use artifacts to tell stories of history

January 13, 2020 - 2:04pm
Artifacts -- such as a stone from the original White House -- help students think about the historical figures and events as  -More
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W.Va. teachers worry about cuts to social studies

January 13, 2020 - 2:04pm
The West Virginia Board of Education is considering a proposal to allow for a reduction in the number of social studies class -More
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Do history textbooks in Calif., Texas depict the same US?

January 13, 2020 - 2:04pm
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Facebook ad rule updates don't block political targeting

January 13, 2020 - 2:04pm
Facebook has announced updates to rules governing advertising on its platform, declining to limit or fact-check political ads -More
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Fla. lawmakers may require school panic alarms

January 13, 2020 - 2:04pm
The Florida state legislature is considering several school safety bills, including one that would require public schools to  -More
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Teacher: Let students pursue passion subjects

January 13, 2020 - 2:04pm
Literary analysis is tough for some students, but they can strengthen their skills by studying what they are passionate about -More
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Challenge helps students appreciate water access

January 10, 2020 - 12:26pm
Michael D'Amato's social studies class participated in the One Gallon Challenge, an exercise to help them appreciate the expe -More
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Ariz. students learn to grow, cook produce in school garden

January 10, 2020 - 12:26pm
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Book inspires Tenn. students to address segregation

January 10, 2020 - 12:26pm
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Analysis finds racial segregation among NYC schools

January 10, 2020 - 12:26pm
Although New York City school districts are fairly diverse, student populations are often racially segregated by individual s -More
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