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Students in Mich. package meals to combat hunger

June 5, 2019 - 1:49pm
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To take myself too seriously is the gentle kiss of death.

June 5, 2019 - 1:49pm
Leon Redbone, jazz and blues singer-songwriter and guitar player 1949-2019
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Pa. students share WWII veterans' stories online

June 3, 2019 - 1:07pm
Students in a Pennsylvania high-school Advanced Placement US History course spent time researching the lives of veterans who  -More
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Fla. releases draft standards to replace Common Core

June 3, 2019 - 1:07pm
The Florida Department of Education has released a draft of academic standards for middle and high schools that includes usin -More
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Study: Using Twitter for test prep harms learning

June 3, 2019 - 1:07pm
Students in Italy who used Twitter to prepare for an exam performed worse than their peers who prepared using traditional mea -More
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Mass. high-schoolers network with community leaders

June 3, 2019 - 1:07pm
More than two dozen Massachusetts high-school juniors and seniors met with state legislators as well as local and school lead -More
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Students receive Lakota-language books

June 3, 2019 - 1:07pm
The South Dakota Humanities Council is leading an effort in the state to provide elementary-school students with books transl -More
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In an argument with man and nature, nature wins 100% of the time.

June 3, 2019 - 1:07pm
Mike Clarke, municipal public services director, during spring 2019 flooding in the Midwest
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Mass. students present on global education topics

May 31, 2019 - 1:12pm
Middle-school students in one Massachusetts school district recently presented projects about topics including sustainable co -More
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Ore. lawmakers pass bill to teach about Holocaust

May 31, 2019 - 1:12pm
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has a measure on her desk that requires schools in the state to teach about the Holocaust.  -More
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EBS licenses could help close digital divide

May 31, 2019 - 1:12pm
Assigning remaining Educational Broadband Service spectrum licenses to educational and nonprofit organizations would help to  -More
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Tips for using assistive tech to expand learning

May 31, 2019 - 1:12pm
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8 champions win the National Spelling Bee

May 31, 2019 - 1:12pm
Twenty rounds of spelling some of the dictionary's most difficult words ended in the early hours of Friday morning when organ -More
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Contest encourages kindness at middle schools

May 31, 2019 - 1:12pm
Students at two Maryland middle schools participated in acts of kindness toward each other and their teachers in the first-ev -More
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A moose story inspires social-studies lesson

May 29, 2019 - 12:47pm
Yesenia Perez-Mercado, a dual-language immersion teacher in Colorado, used a book about a moose wrongly accused of stealing a -More
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