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Are K-12 schools poised to shift to digital texts?

August 2, 2019 - 12:47pm
The decision by textbook publisher Pearson to adopt a digital-first strategy for its higher-education business could affect K -More
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Hawaii librarian unearths school history artifacts

August 2, 2019 - 12:47pm
A librarian at a Hawaii middle school has unearthed storage boxes of artifacts from the school's history dating back to the e -More
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Internship program gets students involved in communities

August 2, 2019 - 12:47pm
About 40 high school students in the San Francisco Bay Area are developing tech-centered business ideas that would help their -More
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Civil War journal becomes project for Pa. students

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
Students in a Pennsylvania high-school history club will spend the next school year reading and interpreting a Civil War jour -More
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Guide to help teach about Chicago's 1919 race riots

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
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How to teach computational thinking on any subject

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
Teachers can try these three steps to help introduce computational thinking in the classroom, says Tom Hammond, an education  -More
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How teachers can best use edtech

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
Teachers can tap technology to enhance lessons and support learning, assert Kareem Farah, a high-school math teacher, and Tho -More
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The best Google Chrome extensions for students

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
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Ore. city posts history information on utility boxes

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
Salem, Ore., is adorning utility boxes around the city with printed panels detailing the history of the area including buildi -More
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Middle-school campers study neighborhood history

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
More than 40 students at Asheville Middle School in North Carolina attended a three-week Middle School Magic camp, where they -More
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Education Talk Radio: A teacher's success with whole-child education

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
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One sometimes finds what one is not looking for.

July 31, 2019 - 1:56pm
Sir Alexander Fleming, physician, scientist who discovered penicillin
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Archaeology camp engages students in history

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
A group of high-school and college students are working with archaeologists to dig up broken dishes, bottles and other artifa -More
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N.C. will pilot new, year-round testing program

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
North Carolina plans to replace end-of-year reading and math tests with shorter, more personalized tests given throughout the -More
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Tech helps connect high-schoolers, mentors

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay is expanding to a third school a mentorship program for college-bound students. -More
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How gamification can help boost media literacy

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
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Program empowers teens to help their communities

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
Four teens from the Jacksonville, Fla., area were named 2019 Bank of America Student Leaders and received training and other  -More
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Ill. helps students with mental health resource database

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
A law recently signed by Illinois Gov. J.B.  -More
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18th-century song book could help preserve a language

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
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