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Fewer Enrolling in Teacher Preparation Programs
There has been a steep drop in the number of students who are deciding to become teachers and California has experienced the largest enrollment decline.
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There has been a steep drop in the number of students who are deciding to become teachers and California has experienced the largest enrollment...
Not as many students are enrolling in teacher preparation programs in recent years compared to past years. While a definitive cause for the drop is...
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A new study will depict whether or not students can learn algebra through the implementation of their own interests, such as Instagram and video...
Getting students to learn algebra can be tough, but what if Instagram, video games, and other student interests were in the mix? A new study...
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Award-winning singer Taylor Swift will join forces with Scholastic to release a video endorsing the importance of reading and writing.
Taylor Swift has joined forces with Scholastic to release a video of a 30-minute conversation about the importance of reading and writing for young...
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A recent survey finds that teachers demand more Common Core training and they especially want more PD related to the actual content of the standards...
Teachers who received extra training and support with Common Core State Standards found that they have positive experiences in the classroom, and...
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A new study finds that an overly-decorated classroom can be disruptive to students and hinder their ability to learn.
Could an overly-decorated classroom be disruptive to a student's learning? A recent study by Carnegie Mellon University found that streamers, maps...
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Chicago Public Media's This American Life radio program recently explored what is right and what is wrong with standard classroom management...
While many states have adopted the exact same curriculum standards, in actuality lesson plans, learning outcomes and educator methods vary from...
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A recent study conducted by Harvard University and Panorama Education that students who have more similarities with their teachers find improved...
Teachers having similarities with their students may be more beneficial to the students than the teacher.  A recent study conducted by...
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A new-research based program, Ready Writing, has been launched to provide educators with instructional materials and easy-to-use professional...
A new-research based program, Ready Writing, has been launched to provide educators with instructional materials and easy-to-use professional...
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A new app, the Digital Citizenship App, helps teaches student digital literacy skills.
Teachers may be able to enhance their digital literacy lessons by using a recently released app that aims to teach students about safely and smartly...
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Arts education activist and singer-songwriter Ben Folds joined the National Coalition for Core Arts Standards (NCCAS) for the formal launch of the...
Arts education activist and singer-songwriter Ben Folds joined the National Coalition for Core Arts Standards (NCCAS) for the formal launch of the...