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Survey finds most parents want civics education

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
Civics should be a graduation requirement for high-school students, according to a PDK poll.  -More
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Teacher: How SEL strengthens the classroom

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
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LGBTQ curriculum sought by advocates in Tenn.

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
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Teachers consider leaving jobs due to pay, funding

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
About half of US teachers have in recent years seriously considered leaving their jobs because of pay and school funding, acc -More
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How tech can be a safe space for practicing empathy

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
Some educators say that technology can help teachers and others work on interpersonal skills, such as cognitive empathy, by p -More
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Texas students help migrant children learn English

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
Three high-school students in McAllen, Texas, who wanted to help migrant children adjust to their new country began volunteer -More
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Hamilton Education Program expands online

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
The Hamilton Education Program will pilot an online program this year at 76 schools in the US.  -More
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The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.

August 7, 2019 - 1:30pm
Claude Levi-Strauss, social anthropologist
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Program promotes community service by students

August 5, 2019 - 1:12pm
Five Minnesota middle-schoolers have spent some of their summer working on increasing kindness in the community through servi -More
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Fla. educators travel to learn to teach about Holocaust

August 5, 2019 - 1:12pm
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Trees offer students a glimpse into history

August 5, 2019 - 1:12pm
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Educator: Deadlines, penalties motivate students

August 5, 2019 - 1:12pm
Hard deadlines and consequences for late, or poor, work can help keep students motivated to learn and teach self-control, whi -More
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Student podcasts on immigration amplify voices

August 5, 2019 - 1:12pm
Student podcasts offer a way for immigrants to tell difficult stories and to share their experiences, as a National Public Ra -More
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Program teaches writing through hip-hop literacy

August 5, 2019 - 1:12pm
About 40 students in Iowa are spending part of their summer working on their writing skills at the Hip-Hop Literacy program a -More
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Satellite data offer insights into Central American migration

August 5, 2019 - 1:12pm
Deforestation and a changing climate may be among the reasons some people have migrated away from Central America, says Tomas -More
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Make history memorable by employing science

August 2, 2019 - 12:47pm
Using a scientific method of observation, creating a hypothesis and collecting and analyzing data can enhance history lessons -More
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How does N.H. teach financial literacy?

August 2, 2019 - 12:47pm
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Ill. updates language education guidelines

August 2, 2019 - 12:47pm
World language educators in Illinois are encouraged to focus more on global cultures and language use across disciplines unde -More
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Report: Civil rights enforcement shifts in schools

August 2, 2019 - 12:47pm
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