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Educator: Lessons learned from remotely teaching in China

March 18, 2020 - 2:12pm
Laurel Schwartz, who is teaching 11th-grade humanities in a classroom now online in China, shares what it has been like to te -More
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Principal reads aloud on Instagram during closure

March 18, 2020 - 2:12pm
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Kan. closes schools for remainder of academic year

March 18, 2020 - 2:12pm
Schools in Kansas will not reopen this school year -- a move Gov.  -More
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Canada students learn language, culture of the Métis

March 18, 2020 - 2:12pm
Students at a Brandon, Manitoba, Canada, school are learning Michef, the language of the Métis people that is estimated to be -More
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The appetites will rule if the mind is vacant.

March 18, 2020 - 2:12pm
Mary Wollstonecraft, writer, philosopher, women's rights advocate March is Women's History Month
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Culture fair highlights students' family histories

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
Eighth-graders at a Washington state middle school recently shared the history and culture of their families during the yearl -More
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US could adjust school testing requirements

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
The US Department of Education is considering waiving state assessment requirements as the coronavirus outbreak upends tradit -More
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Tips to help move learning to online environments

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
More teachers will have to move their lessons online amid prolonged school closures related to the coronavirus outbreak.  -More
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Biden, Sanders share their responses to outbreak

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen.  -More
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Teacher: Generation Z will face challenge of virus

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
The inquisitive, news-savvy Generation Z is up to the challenge posed by the novel coronavirus, writes high-school teacher Br -More
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Schools serve meals curbside amid closures

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
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Are some school dress codes racist, sexist?

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
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Are you a member?

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's
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Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.

March 16, 2020 - 2:06pm
Henry Ford, industrialist, innovator, business magnate
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Holocaust education seeks to counter rise in hate

March 13, 2020 - 1:53pm
Massachusetts high-schoolers in an elective Holocaust literature class are learning that there are patterns of thoughts and b -More
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Middle-schoolers create art through recycling project

March 13, 2020 - 1:53pm
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Bill seeks to prevent hunger during school closures

March 13, 2020 - 1:53pm
The federal Families First Coronavirus Response Act, a relief bill introduced in response to the pandemic, includes provision -More
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FCC members: Coronavirus makes "digital divide" starker

March 13, 2020 - 1:53pm
With the coronavirus forcing more Americans to undertake work and schooling from home, "some really hard truths about the sco -More
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Lunch program inspires middle-schoolers

March 13, 2020 - 1:53pm
Nebraska's Horizon Middle School invited volunteer firefighters to eat lunch with students and talk about fire safety and com -More
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