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7th-graders look back, forward in assignment

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
Gina Rieder, a social studies teacher at a Wisconsin middle school, has her seventh-graders write letters to their future sel -More
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Some students, teachers excel with remote learning

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
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CDC releases additional reopening guidelines

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
The CDC has released detailed reopening guidelines for schools, mass transit systems, restaurants and other businesses, outli -More
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Senator at odds with DeVos' guidance on CARES funds

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
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N.C. teachers, students embark on virtual field trips

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
Teachers in a North Carolina district are putting together virtual field trips to engage students in learning while schools a -More
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Museums plan coronavirus collections

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
Curators from museums are working to document the coronavirus pandemic for posterity, including the Smithsonian, the National -More
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125 2-student graduations planned at N.J. high school

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
A high school in New Jersey has announced plans to move forward with in-person graduation ceremonies for two students at a ti -More
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NCSS SmartBrief will not publish May 25

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
In observance of Memorial Day in the US, NCSS SmartBrief will not publish on Monday, May 25.
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If you cannot find peace within yourself, you will never find it anywhere else.

May 22, 2020 - 1:09pm
Marvin Gaye, singer, songwriter, record producer
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Colo. teacher sews face masks for students

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
Social studies teacher Melissa Johnson borrowed her mother-in-law's sewing machine to sew face masks for each of her 29 stude -More
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Teacher: How to help students engage in civil debate

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
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How to revisit a teaching philosophy in crisis

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
The coronavirus crisis is requiring some teachers to revisit their teaching philosophy and apply it to their new circumstance -More
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How teachers can set boundaries when working at home

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
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Document cameras come in handy for remote teaching

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
A document camera, an updated version of the overhead projector, can help give students a closer view of lessons and also can -More
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Visitors know little of Japan's indigenous Ainu

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
The Ainu, an indigenous people who were the earliest settlers of the island of Hokkaido in Japan, are largely unknown to the  -More
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Online newspaper helps Maine students connect

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
An online newspaper is turning into a lifeline and an archive for students at Poland Regional High School in Maine.  -More
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Free tools include platform for virtual graduations

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
A digital platform for virtual graduations, plus a list of virtual summer camps, are among the new offerings in this week's u -More
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Above all, don't fear difficult moments. The best comes from them.

May 20, 2020 - 1:50pm
Rita Levi-Montalcini, neurobiologist, Nobel Prize winner
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Minn. high-schoolers shift focus of yearbook

May 18, 2020 - 2:30pm
The yearbook staff of a Minnesota high school changed the focus of this year's edition from proms and graduations to current  -More
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