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N.Y. students visit N.H. to engage in political process

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
New York students from Advanced Placement US Government and Politics classes were among young people who traveled to New Hamp -More
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How to take students on a journey with classroom Triptiks

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
Middle-grades teachers can help empower students along their learning journeys by creating classroom Triptiks -- modeled afte -More

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Report: 11 states tie teacher effectiveness to preparation programs

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
There are 11 states that link data about teacher effectiveness to teacher-preparation programs, according to a report from Be -More
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Ways for schools to improve with teacher teams

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
Teacher teams have the power to transform schools into places where all students receive an equitable education, transformati -More
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Educator's Mystery Skype lesson featured in Super Bowl ads

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
A California teacher and his class for two straight years were featured in a Super Bowl commercial for Microsoft.  -More
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Fundraising project teaches Mont. students about community service

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
Students at a Montana middle school design and implement fundraisers with the help of $100 seed money as part of an annual vo -More
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Teachers in Detroit protest poor building conditions

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
Teacher sick-outs in Detroit have highlighted poor building conditions and a lack of resources in many city schools.  -More
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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
Get ready for the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.  -More
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Present a session at the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
Join social studies educators from around the world in Washington, D.C., in December to explore "Civic Learning and Cultural  -More
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Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.

February 10, 2016 - 1:33pm
Horace Mann, educator, abolitionist and politician -More
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Calif. 5th-graders act out study of "taxation without representation"

February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Fifth-graders at a California elementary school recently participated in Boston Tea Party-themed protests against "taxation w -More
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Teacher shares steps to help students become storytellers

February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Teaching students how to become storytellers is familiar to international teacher Matthew James Friday, who writes that he ha -More
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Education Department seeks to restore balance to testing

February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
The US Department of Education announced Tuesday it will offer assistance to states seeking to streamline standardized testin -More
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Common Core lawsuit dropped by new La. governor

February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Louisiana Gov.  -More
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Ideas for training young digital citizens

February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Student-led social media accounts allow students to become global learners and speakers, second-grade teacher Kayla Delzer ex -More
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Elective course focuses on improving racial inequality

February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
The Oakland Unified School District in California has introduced the elective "Mastering Our Cultural Identity: African Ameri -More
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Wash. lawmakers moved by student testimony to reject PE bill

February 5, 2016 - 1:10pm
Washington state lawmakers have rejected legislation that would have barred students -- who participate in ROTC and other ele -More
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