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We need role models who are going to break the mold.

July 29, 2019 - 1:18pm
Carly Simon, singer, songwriter
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Journalism experts tackle literacy about news

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
Schools and other institutions need to help raise news literacy in children and adults around the globe, journalism experts s -More
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Ore. law allows mental health days for students

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
Students in Oregon advocated for a bill that allows mental health days in schools as excused absences, to change the stigma a -More
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Educators: Solutions to PBL challenges

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
Schools commonly face challenges when they transition to project-based learning, Dian Schaffhauser writes.  -More
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Ebony, Jet photo sale to lead to public display

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History & Culture and other public museums will house the photo archive -More
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Finance camp ends with "Shark Tank" showdown

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
A group of students ages 11 to 14 recently attended Camp Cash ED in Boise, Idaho, to learn the basics of personal finance thr -More
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The man who found the Titanic to search for Earhart

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
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Upcoming state and regional social studies conferences

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
Regional, state and local social studies conferences organized by NCSS-affiliated councils provide great opportunities for te
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Success is more a function of consistent common sense than it is of genius.

July 26, 2019 - 12:47pm
An Wang, computer engineer, inventor
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Teacher of the Year shares how to curb suspensions

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
Rodney Robinson, a teacher of students in jail in Virginia and the 2019 National Teacher of the Year, recently offered strate -More
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Ill. program seeks to prepare new teachers

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
Illinois' Golden Apple Scholar Institutes works to help curb high rates of teacher turnover.  -More
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Opinion: Why teachers should complete internships

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
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UNESCO institute taps gaming for global lessons

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
Learning through digital technology and video games can lead to more peaceful societies, according to the United Nations Educ -More
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Auction continues for photo archives of magazines

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
An auction is continuing to find a buyer for 4 million photos from the archives of Ebony and Jet magazines after a previous r -More
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Summer camp adds to district's Mandarin immersion efforts

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
An Idaho district this summer about 50 middle-schoolers are taking part in a Mandarin summer program designed to extend their -More
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Film examines language, culture, history of south La.

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
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Are you a member?

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's
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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
Enhance the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.
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Life is the past, the present and the perhaps.

July 24, 2019 - 1:36pm
Bette Davis, actress
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