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Maine district learned from last year's remote learning on snow days

March 30, 2020 - 2:20pm
Last year, some school districts in Maine used remote learning for snow days, which helped the schools gain valuable insights -More
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Ponce de Leon's discovery of Fla. challenged

March 30, 2020 - 2:20pm
Did Ponce de Leon discovered Florida while looking for the Fountain of Youth?  -More
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Scientists seek ways to continue research amid pandemic

March 30, 2020 - 2:20pm
The coronavirus has presented challenges for scientists who must now figure out how to conduct their research and keep gather -More
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Courage has nothing to do with our determination to be great. It has to do with what we decide in that moment when we are called upon to be more.

March 30, 2020 - 2:20pm
Rita Dove, poet, writer, Pulitzer Prize winner, US poet laureate March is Women's History Month
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Chicago students adjust to online learning

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
Some students in the Chicago Public Schools system have expressed frustration with remote-learning efforts since schools clos -More
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Teachers share how they stay connected with students

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
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Bill seen as inadequate to support K-12 schools

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
Education leaders say they will need far more than the $13.5 billion in relief aid for K-12 schools that is provided in the -More
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Free consults available from Apple's education experts

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
Apple is offering free consultations with the company's education specialists to help K-12 teachers navigate the unfamiliar a -More
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Websites offer virtual tours of museums, landmarks

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
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Teacher: Incorporate the news into online classes

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
Now might be the time to boost literacy about current events, writes civics teacher Robert Pondiscio, a senior fellow at the  -More
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16 districts stop, alter food service amid pandemic

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
About 16 school districts in the US have ended or adjusted food services because of health concerns amid the coronavirus pand -More
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Winning it once can be a fluke; winning it twice proves you are the best.

March 27, 2020 - 1:02pm
Althea Gibson, professional tennis player, first African American to win a Grand Slam title March is Women's History Month
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N.J. teachers engage in "pedagogical renaissance"

March 25, 2020 - 1:39pm
New Jersey teachers are getting creative to assemble remote learning programs in the face of extended school closures because -More
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Teachers share insights amid transition to online

March 25, 2020 - 1:39pm
Teachers in this blog post share their experiences and takeaways as they have transitioned to online learning.  -More
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Teachers transition to remote learning

March 25, 2020 - 1:39pm
Teachers in New York City are getting a crash course in virtual instruction as their schools move to online learning.  -More
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FCC waives E-rate penalties for schools, libraries

March 25, 2020 - 1:39pm
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Student projects focus on R.I. school, community

March 25, 2020 - 1:39pm
Social studies students at a Rhode Island middle school have been working on projects to benefit their school or the communit -More
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Civics students attend naturalization ceremony

March 25, 2020 - 1:39pm
Students from various Michigan districts in February attended a naturalization ceremony to witness the culmination of the cit -More
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