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Let your classroom become a museum

June 28, 2019 - 1:16pm
The Mobile Museum Project has created a handbook on how to turn your classroom into a museum by having students create their  -More
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Life stories make historical figures more human

June 26, 2019 - 1:40pm
Teachers can make their history lessons more effective and engaging by humanizing historical figures with biographical storie -More
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Local TV show helps teachers craft history lessons

June 26, 2019 - 1:40pm
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Teachers train to support students with autism

June 26, 2019 - 1:40pm
A school district in Yakima, Wash., recently held a training to help special-education teachers learn strategies to support s -More
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Teachers learn art of "self-care" at conference

June 26, 2019 - 1:40pm
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Student's Juneteenth query goes viral on Twitter

June 26, 2019 - 1:40pm
A student at Hampton University in Virginia posted a tweet asking whether people remembered learning about Juneteenth -- a da -More
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Mich. students, nonprofit partner to improve Haiti's drinking water

June 26, 2019 - 1:40pm
Students at Michigan's Sparta Middle School learned about drinking water conditions in Haiti and raised money for water filte -More
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Opinion: Educators can broaden students' perspectives

June 26, 2019 - 1:40pm
Educators can help prepare students to interact with diverse groups of people by bringing attention to the challenges faced b -More
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Students produce audio clips on local history

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
Students at one Vermont middle school since 2015 have been using online resources and documents from a local historical socie -More
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Workforce-readiness test may be axed in Mich.

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
A bill moving through the Michigan legislature would no longer require 11th-grade students to take a workforce-readiness test -More
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Ky. bill would add African, Native-American history

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
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Should teachers use smart speakers in class?

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
The use of smart speakers and voice-activated learning tools in K-12 classrooms is the focus of several sessions at this week -More
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Building project offers lessons on math, history

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
STEAM students at one New York high school challenged their math and engineering skills by building an octagonal pavilion at  -More
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Student's group seeks to help peers with dyslexia

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
Caragan Olles, 17, co-founded a Wisconsin organization dedicated to helping others with dyslexia after she was diagnosed with -More
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Wyo. school to offer 2 Arapaho language courses

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
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If I fail, I'm coming back. If I fail again, I'm coming back stronger.

June 24, 2019 - 1:03pm
Devean George, former NBA player
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Teaching 9/11 to students born afterwards

June 21, 2019 - 12:46pm
Massachusetts eighth-grade social studies teacher Jamie Pirog encourages her students to interview their parents to learn mor -More
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DeVos talks education freedom

June 21, 2019 - 12:46pm
There is more support for school choice than there appears to be, US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos asserts in this intervie -More
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