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According to a recent poll by Gallup, Americans want teachers to pass a national exam before entering the classroom.
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According to a recent poll by Gallup, Americans want teachers to pass a national exam before entering the classroom.
Americans place a lot of trust in their teachers, and they may want to raise the bar when it comes to choosing the best teachers for their students....
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During the time between these young students arrive in the U.S. and either remain or return to their original countries, they are educated in...
Descriptions that seem to come from typical schools and include math lessons and recess--yet occur inside a detention facility--are shared in a...
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“In studies using technology for learning, at-risk students participating in blended and online courses recommended faster Internet connections as an...
What can we do to help at-risk students? Technology in the classroom may be the answer.  The Alliance for Excellent Education and the...
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"Homework has a branding problem. Or, to be a little less pointy-headed about it, everybody hates homework. Heck, just drop the word into any...
Are students getting too much homework for teachers? According to Bruce Feiler, writer for The New York Times, homework has "a branding problem."...
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A new study conducted by an astrophysicist found that students with dyslexia find that it is easier to read and understand text on their smartphones...
For people struggling with dyslexia, putting down print textbooks and picking up a technological device may be their best bet.  Matthew...
Classrooms for the youngest children in public schools don't look the same as they did even five years ago. The children in Kindergarten are spending...
While days spent cutting out shapes and playing dress up may still be a part of Kindergarten in America, many five and six year olds are required to...
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"In reading the mission statements of schools from across the country, you will find references to productive, responsible citizens, life-long...
Bring Your Own Technology, or BYOT (also called Bring Your Own Device) has become a trend in classrooms across the country. While some teachers and...
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According to a study by the Center for Promise, there is no single reason why young people drop out of high school.
Every high school student anticipates that triumphant day when they can toss their cap up in the air and celebrate their survival through the public...
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While a recent CDC report found that children consume too much sodium--many of the foods with high salt content are found in school lunches.
How much salt is in a child's diet? From french fries to other salty foods in the cafeteria, what schools are feeding their students can be putting...
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"The changes ... are intended to better reflect the material students should be learning in high school ..."
As teens approach their final years of high school, they are introduced to the PSAT and SAT, the two standardized tests that help them get into...