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E-learning considered amid coronavirus outbreak

February 19, 2020 - 1:23pm
Concerns about the continued spread of the novel coronavirus have some considering whether online learning could be a solutio -More
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Students to learn financial literacy via videos

February 19, 2020 - 1:23pm
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Memorial does more than remember the Holocaust

February 19, 2020 - 1:23pm
Yad Vashem, a memorial in Jerusalem, houses physical artifacts of the Holocaust, including papers documenting the lives of mo -More
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Students create pop-up museum of black history

February 19, 2020 - 1:23pm
Students at a Connecticut high school decided to bring black history into their community through a pop-up museum project cal -More
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My mother always told me, even if a song has been done a thousand times, you can still bring something of your own to it.

February 19, 2020 - 1:23pm
Etta James, singer February is Black History Month
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8th-graders connect with 1st Amendment pioneers

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
Eighth-grade civics students at a Massachusetts middle school recently learned about the First Amendment, Supreme Court cases -More
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States seek to shore up media literacy in schools

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
Lawmakers in some states are taking steps to improve media literacy among students.  -More
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N.Y. is sued over special-ed complaint backlog

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
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New tool will give schools info about connectivity

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
Connected Nation and EducationSuperHighway will launch a tool this year to provide pricing and speed information for elementa -More
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Online tool helps students find their passion

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
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Students to celebrate No One Eats Alone Day

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
Friday is No One Eats Alone Day, when students in schools nationwide will be asked to step out of their comfort zones and eat -More
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Students turn tour guides for Black History Month

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
About 30 students are sharing what they've learned about their Virginia middle school's role in the civil rights movement and -More
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NCSS SmartBrief will not publish Monday

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
In observance of Presidents Day in the US, NCSS SmartBrief will not publish Monday. Publication will resume Wednesday.
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Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it.

February 14, 2020 - 1:19pm
Rabindranath Tagore, philosopher, poet, musician, artist, Nobel Prize winner
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Educator: Tips to help students read nonfiction

February 12, 2020 - 1:04pm
Students should learn to read nonfiction well, according to school principal and teacher Rita Platt.  -More
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How to expand black history beyond February

February 12, 2020 - 1:04pm
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Does "turn and talk" help students learn?

February 12, 2020 - 1:04pm
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Virtual students help train teachers

February 12, 2020 - 1:04pm
Marian University in Indiana is using mixed reality to give teaching students virtual classroom experience.  -More
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How does screen use affect education?

February 12, 2020 - 1:04pm
The concept of "screen time" for children is often demonized in the media, but technology can play a vital role in learning,  -More
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