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Online textbooks harbor malware, report warns

September 9, 2019 - 12:41pm
Digital textbooks include hard lessons in cybersecurity, with Kaspersky Lab reporting that 122,000 attacks over the past year -More
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How a science educator deals with climate change

September 9, 2019 - 12:41pm
Elementary-school science teacher Liat Olenick writes that while she worries and grieves about climate change -- such as the  -More
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Pa. program boosts cultural exchange with dolls

September 9, 2019 - 12:41pm
A group of women who are immigrants and refugees in Pennsylvania are learning English through the Family Literacy program at  -More
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The oldest, shortest words -- "yes" and "no" -- are those which require the most thought.

September 9, 2019 - 12:41pm
Pythagoras, ancient Greek philosopher, mathematician
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Student letters to president reveal civic views

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
A study of more than 11,000 letters written in 2016 by students to the next US president has found that most of the letters - -More
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Violating children's privacy to cost Google, YouTube $170M

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
The Federal Trade Commission has fined YouTube $170 million for illegally collecting children's personal data without parenta -More
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Changes sought to E-rate program

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
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Celebrities back viral anti-bullying message

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
An Instagram post from MMA fighter Joe Schilling urging children to "Please step up" if they see another child being bullied  -More
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The history behind the yellow school bus

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
Education leaders gathered at Columbia University in 1939 to discuss standardizing school bus design, including adopting the  -More
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Girl aims to bring restorative justice program to middle school

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
Eighth-grader Willow Schulz is a certified restorative justice specialist who wants to bring her specialty to Ignacio Middle  -More
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Author: It's never too late to improve financial literacy

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
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The secret to life is meaningless unless you discover it yourself.

September 6, 2019 - 2:07pm
W. Somerset Maugham, playwright, writer
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History program connects veterans, high-schoolers

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
Some Advanced Placement US history students in Virginia are participating in the Poquoson Veterans Project, which is pairing  -More
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Kan. high-school club starts local history elective

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
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N.C. district taps graduates to return as teachers

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
A North Carolina school district has among its teachers Allan Botwick, a 22-year-old chorus teacher who was among the first c -More
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Teacher: How to succeed in co-teaching partnerships

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
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Ark. first to reach one-megabit-per-student goal

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
Arkansas has become a national leader in providing high-speed broadband internet access in schools, according to the nonprofi -More
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Teachers learn about Hamilton ahead of seeing the show

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
A California district's eighth-grade history teachers recently attended a class to learn about founding father Alexander Hami -More
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App expands students' access to books

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
Students in developing countries can use a free app called Library for All to access books and other resources.  -More
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My agent said, "You aren't good enough for movies." I said, "You're fired."

September 4, 2019 - 1:33pm
Sally Field, actress, director
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