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Mich.'s social studies curriculum proposal sparks debate

June 10, 2019 - 1:51pm
The Michigan State Board of Education is expected to vote Tuesday on proposed changes to social studies standards.  -More
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How lack of tech at home affects learning gaps

June 10, 2019 - 1:51pm
About 17% of students lack access to home computers and 18% do not have broadband internet at home -- contributing to a so-ca -More
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Geography card game gets students excited about maps

June 10, 2019 - 1:51pm
A card game developed by a lawyer is being by some schools with third- through eighth-grade students to help them use maps, i -More
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Math applied to current events can help it stick

June 10, 2019 - 1:51pm
Students who learn to interpret news stories through the lens of mathematics often end up engaging more deeply in both math a -More
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The universe is keeping us on our toes.

June 10, 2019 - 1:51pm
Patrick Brady, physicist, after the collision of two neutron stars and potential merger of three black holes
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Mass. students learn multiple subjects in garden

June 7, 2019 - 1:39pm
Students at a Massachusetts elementary school are working on a vegetable garden using lessons rooted in Native American histo -More
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4 ideas for teacher self-care during summer

June 7, 2019 - 1:39pm
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High-schoolers become pen pals to incoming peers

June 7, 2019 - 1:39pm
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Accountability timeline affects ESSA assessment

June 7, 2019 - 1:39pm
Schools that are held accountable from fall-to-spring instead of spring-to-spring see their test scores rise under the Every  -More
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Report cites concerns about personalized learning

June 7, 2019 - 1:39pm
The expansion of personalized learning has been pushed by education-technology vendors and philanthropies, among others, acco -More
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Strategies to engage students in historical events

June 7, 2019 - 1:39pm
Educators can use different methods to delve deeper into lessons on historical conflicts as they mark the 75th anniversary of -More
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8th-graders win recycling grant for middle school

June 7, 2019 - 1:39pm
Three eighth-grade students who belong to the Culture Club at Jefferson Middle School in Midland, Mich., won a $2,000 grant f -More
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How to move beyond cookie-cutter history lessons

June 5, 2019 - 1:49pm
Teachers can make history lessons relevant to elementary- and middle-school students by using primary sources, online resourc -More
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Should teachers take lessons outside?

June 5, 2019 - 1:49pm
Students -- and teachers -- benefit from just one or two hours a week of lessons conducted outdoors, according to three resea -More
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Commentary: Reframing learning space approaches

June 5, 2019 - 1:49pm
Designing school spaces that facilitate the best learning experiences for students should take precedence over fads, writes R -More
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How to add current events across subjects

June 5, 2019 - 1:49pm
Teachers can blend lessons on current events across the curriculum by adding elements to science, math and language arts usin -More
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Middle-schoolers to retrace path of slave trade

June 5, 2019 - 1:49pm
A group of 10 students and some teachers from an International Baccalaureate middle school in North Carolina will soon travel -More
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