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Calif. students push for change in schools

June 10, 2020 - 2:18pm
A group of students in California who have organized protests have presented a list of demands to school and district officia -More
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Pilot program aims to grow pipeline of K-12 teachers

June 10, 2020 - 2:18pm
Aquinas College in Michigan has launched a pilot program that offers an accelerated master's degree in education.  -More
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Tips to help teachers address race with students

June 10, 2020 - 2:18pm
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7 teachers reflect on distance learning lessons

June 10, 2020 - 2:18pm
The sudden, prolonged transition to remote learning has been challenging, but has also included some successes, according to  -More
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Va. districts expand black history curricula

June 10, 2020 - 2:18pm
Some school districts in Virginia, including Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools and the York County School Divisio -More
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Student documents protests for newspaper, social media

June 10, 2020 - 2:18pm
Eddy Binford-Ross has been among the journalists covering protests in Salem, Ore.  -More
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In order to rise/From its own ashes/A phoenix/First/Must/Burn.

June 10, 2020 - 2:18pm
Octavia E. Butler, writer
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Mich. students participate in, help lead protests

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
Students in Michigan are taking part in protests and marches that have been sparked by the killing of George Floyd by police  -More
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Colo. adopts Holocaust, genocide education mandate

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
Colorado high-schoolers will, starting in 2023, be required to study the Holocaust and genocide before they can graduate, acc -More
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Remote forums connect Va. students, lawmakers

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
Virginia teacher Matt Resnick arranged for his middle-school history students to participate in remote forums with elected of -More
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Iowa student honored for article on suspension rates

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
Iowa student journalist Nina Lavezzo-Stecopoulos will receive an award for her article about her school district's suspension -More
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Students create device to warn about flooding

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
A group of middle-school students at a Florida school recently were one of five grand-prize winners of the Samsung Solve for  -More
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NCSS condemns killing of George Floyd and countless black people

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
In response to the death of George Floyd, the National Council for the Social Studies condemns the use of excessive violence
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Call for proposals: How will coronavirus affect STEM, STEAM education?

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
We want to explore this topic at STEM Pathways Summit 2020.
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People don't make changes because things are wonderful.

June 8, 2020 - 2:38pm
Jamaica Kincaid, writer
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N.C. students compare past, present pandemic experiences

June 5, 2020 - 2:39pm
Teachers in Greensboro, N.C., are teaching history by tying the coronavirus pandemic to the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic.  -More
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