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Wash. high-schoolers tutor younger peers

June 17, 2020 - 1:57pm
Seattle high-school junior Logan Spoonemore has launched a free remote tutoring service for elementary- and middle-schoolers  -More
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Va. makes Juneteenth a holiday for some state workers

June 17, 2020 - 1:57pm
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Webinar: Getting to September

June 17, 2020 - 1:57pm
It was a bumpy spring as schools closed en masse and transitioned to remote instruction.
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The work of today is the history of tomorrow, and we are its makers.

June 17, 2020 - 1:57pm
Juliette Gordon Low, founder of Girl Scouts of the USA
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Podcast project has teacher reflecting on experience

June 15, 2020 - 2:57pm
The podcast offers different challenges and benefits for the traditional research project, writes eighth-grade history teache -More
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Anti-racism education to add to equity lessons

June 15, 2020 - 2:57pm
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Report: Civics should include hands-on projects

June 15, 2020 - 2:57pm
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Research: In-person teaching is most effective

June 15, 2020 - 2:57pm
Two reviews of nearly 300 studies comparing remote and in-person learning found that students generally learn more when a tea -More
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5 Pa. district grads petition for black history

June 15, 2020 - 2:57pm
A group of five graduates of a Pennsylvania school district are petitioning for mandatory African American studies in the sch -More
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Student campaign spotlights social inequality

June 15, 2020 - 2:57pm
Crystal Lyons, a rising senior at Baconton Community Charter School, started the Stop the Hate online campaign to address soc -More
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Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.

June 15, 2020 - 2:57pm
Marian Wright Edelman, children's rights activist, founder of the Children's Defense Fund
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Closures change teachers' views on grading, homework

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
Internet prices and data limits have presented challenges to remote learning for some students of Carlene Baurichter, who tea -More
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Teacher: Respect the home lives of students

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
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Senator discusses bill to desegregate schools

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
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Educators: Schools need funding to reopen safely

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
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Experts consider how to expand internet access

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
The rapid transition to remote instruction has been challenging for some families who lack at-home broadband internet -- part -More
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Magazine's teen group hopes change comes from protests

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
Posting about Black Lives Matter on social media is not enough, says Kiden-Aloyse Smith, a member of Teen Vogue's Voter Commi -More
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Texas teacher says schools need to confront racism

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
A teacher in Richardson, Texas, says schools have an important role to play in the conversation about inequality and racism.  -More
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Love is the power to see similarity in the dissimilar.

June 12, 2020 - 3:25pm
Theodor Adorno, philosopher, sociologist, psychologist, musicologist, composer
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