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Texas Rho Kappa members boost voter registration

October 2, 2019 - 1:02pm
Rho Kappa members at one Texas high-school recently spearheaded a voter registration drive for their classmates, explaining t -More
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How to keep students motivated to learn

October 2, 2019 - 1:02pm
Students may be highly motivated as the school year begins, but maintaining momentum can be a challenge, according to Judy Wi -More
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Teacher uses green screen tech to engage students

October 2, 2019 - 1:02pm
A middle-school teacher in Michigan is using green screen technology in classroom lessons.  -More
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Science teacher spearheads solar project

October 2, 2019 - 1:02pm
Kathleen Hall, a science teacher at Jason Lee Middle School in Tacoma, Wash., launched a campaign to install solar panels on  -More
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Middle-school program encourages student outreach

October 2, 2019 - 1:02pm
A New York state middle school recently participated in Start With Hello Week in partnership with Sandy Hook Promise, an effo -More
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Texas middle-schoolers learning sign language

October 2, 2019 - 1:02pm
A group of students at a Texas middle school are learning sign language in an after-school club started by English-language a -More
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You are the storyteller of your own life, and you can create your own legend, or not.

October 2, 2019 - 1:02pm
Isabel Allende, Chilean American writer National Hispanic Heritage Month is Sept. 15 to Oct. 15
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River of Time event allow students to tour history

September 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
Students from several Michigan schools last week took a stroll through history at a local reenactment event that featured art -More
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Tenn. education leaders back off proposed grading changes

September 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
After outlining proposed revisions to the Tennessee school grading system last week to the state board of education Education -More
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Universal transcript framework proposed

September 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
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Robot helps boost learning of students with autism

September 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
Students ages 6 to 8 who learned in a classroom setting with a robot named NAO showed more improvement than peers who didn't  -More
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Teacher: Teach climate change with data, respect

September 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
It is possible to teach even skeptical students about climate change, according to Kentucky high-school teacher Angela Page.  -More
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Conference targets early literacy in tribal areas

September 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
Hopa Mountain, a nonprofit that focuses on tribal and rural community development, held a conference this month to highlight  -More
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Thoughts are mightier than strength of hand.

September 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
Sophocles, ancient Greek tragedian
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Fla. teacher brings students together over lunch

September 27, 2019 - 12:36pm
A Florida high-school social studies teacher is hosting lunch in her classroom to help students learn about each other's ethn -More
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States prepare for ESSA-required budget reviews

September 27, 2019 - 12:36pm
Federal guidance on how to do resource-allocation reviews of low-performing school districts is thin under the Every Student  -More
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Will AI help or hurt equity in the classroom?

September 27, 2019 - 12:36pm
As educators find ways to integrate artificial intelligence in the classroom, some question whether it will help to level the -More
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