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Educator: White teachers need to teach black history

June 5, 2020 - 2:39pm
Black history is more than just about slavery and white teachers need to learn to teach black history, says Jesse Hagopian, a -More
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Cities consider role of police in schools

June 5, 2020 - 2:39pm
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Stimulus bill could help fund student internet access

June 5, 2020 - 2:39pm
House and Senate Democrats are urging the passage of a $1 billion bill that would include provisions to help pay for internet -More
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Carver works to preserve Haida art, customs

June 5, 2020 - 2:39pm
Robert Davidson is a Haida carver who created the Bear Mother totem pole in 1969 to help preserve the art after many Haida cu -More
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Teachers can help students discuss racism, unrest

June 5, 2020 - 2:39pm
Many students are experiencing the same feelings as adults about killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minnesota and  -More
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We are the opening verse of the opening page of the chapter of endless possibilities.

June 5, 2020 - 2:39pm
Rudyard Kipling, writer, poet, journalist
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4 N.Y. students express hope amid protests

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
Four students who are My Brother's Keeper scholars in Buffalo Public Schools in New York express hope that change will come a -More
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Remote recruiting adopted to help districts hire teachers

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
Some school districts in California are moving to remote recruiting to fill teaching vacancies.  -More
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Coaching helps district adopt remote learning

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
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Blog series celebrates educators of color

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
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Khan Academy Kids sees rise in usage -- but also costs

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
The nonprofit Khan Academy Kids has seen an explosion in use during the school shutdowns, but that comes at a financial cost, -More
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Confederate monuments removed in Va., Ala.

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
A 131-year-old Confederate statue in Alexandria, Va., and a 115-year-old Confederate monument in Birmingham, Ala., have been  -More
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Mass. photographer documents pandemic quarantine

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
Photographer Tommy Colbert is documenting how the quarantine is affecting residents of Duxbury, a seaside town in Massachuset -More
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People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for.

June 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
Harper Lee, writer
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Teachers discuss race, violence with students

June 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
Educators across the US are integrating discussions about race, racism and violence into lessons as outrage and protests have -More
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How crisis can provide current examples for lessons

June 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
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Is the time right for mastery-based learning?

June 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
The disruption to the traditional school model caused by the coronavirus outbreak has some advocates supporting the adoption  -More
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How to incorporate restorative approach online

June 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
Teachers can incorporate a restorative approach to online lessons, writes Annie O'Shaughnessy, a community college teacher.  -More
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US Holocaust museum to develop learning resources

June 1, 2020 - 2:27pm
The US Holocaust Memorial Museum will develop educational resources for teachers and students about the Holocaust under the N -More
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