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Archaeologists dig for settler artifacts in Maine

August 28, 2019 - 1:44pm
Archaeologists in Maine are working quickly to sift through a construction site to uncover artifacts from Province Fort, buil -More
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Refugee program in Fla. does more than teach English

August 28, 2019 - 1:44pm
Middle- and high-school students who take part in the International Rescue Committee's Refugee Literacy Program in Tallahasse -More
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AFT urges Congressional action on issue of guns

August 28, 2019 - 1:44pm
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Always keep your eyes open. Keep watching. Because whatever you see can inspire you.

August 28, 2019 - 1:44pm
Grace Coddington, creative director at Vogue
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Conn. students get hands-on WWI history lesson

August 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
A group of 15 Connecticut students worked this summer with students in France to restore a trench dug in 1914 that was used b -More
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Poll: Miss. history teachers oppose state testing

August 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
Some social studies and history teachers in Mississippi believe the state's US history exam for high schoolers hampers their  -More
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Teacher: Smartphones winning battle with books

August 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
Smartphone use contributes to classroom distraction and also makes it harder to get students to engage with books, high-schoo -More
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Educator: Games can help nurture executive function

August 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
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Va. ceremonies mark 400-year anniversary of slavery

August 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and other dignitaries, including Sen.  -More
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Ind. program provides live, mobile courtroom experiences

August 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
Government and history students at one Indiana high school got to watch judges from the Indiana Appellate Court hear real cas -More
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Encouraging messages highlight student created murals

August 26, 2019 - 2:30pm
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Ky. students produce coloring book of their town

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
A class of Kentucky eighth-grade students have produced a coloring book featuring hand-drawn images of historic buildings in  -More
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Poll: Nearly 75% support higher pay for teachers

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
A poll by Education Next found that 72% of Americans think that teachers should receive pay raises, a jump in numbers from 20 -More
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Use video instruction to keep students engaged

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
Teachers can keep students engaged by producing instructional videos that guide them through a topic and encourage them to an -More
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Summer camp for girls focuses on Pa. river watershed

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
Two dozen middle-school girls in the Pottstown, Pa., area participated in a summer camp about the Schuylkill River Watershed  -More
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High school adds specialty English courses

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
Marietta High School in Georgia revamped its language arts curriculum to allow juniors and seniors a choice of 11 one-semeste -More
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Fla. aquarium's displays feature multiple languages

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
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Calif. lawmakers consider lowering voting age to 17

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
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Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.

August 23, 2019 - 11:32am
Earl Nightingale, radio speaker, writer
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