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Scoring debate. Educator Brianna Crowley discusses whether or not there could be an alternative to the 100-point grading system.
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Scoring debate. Educator Brianna Crowley discusses whether or not there could be an alternative to the 100-point grading system.
Is the 100-point grading system flawed? One teacher thinks so.  Brianna Crowley looks at her school's efforts to alter grading in her blog...
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Susan B. Barber, a teacher at Northgate High School in Georgia, wrote a letter to George State School Superintendent Richard Woods about the state of...
Susan B. Barber, a teacher at Northgate High School in Georgia, wrote a letter to Georgia State School Superintendent Richard Woods about the state...
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It's reported that Taylor Swift has started donating proceeds from her popular song "Welcome to New York" to New York City public schools with an...
Pop star Taylor Swift continues to give back to her fans and the community. Although it hasn't been confirmed publicly by Swift, it's been said she...
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A new analysis from the Center for Civil Rights Remedies finds that students with disabilities are suspended more often, and the rate of suspension...
A new analysis from the Center for Civil Rights Remedies finds that students with disabilities are suspended more often, and the rate of suspension...
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Stop! (For a moment.) And read. NCSE Blogger Stephanie Keep has some thoughts and facts you can share with any student who asks if evolution can stop.
Full disclosure: I ran the four-part (newly renamed!) natural selection misconception diagnostic because my idea well had run dry. I was hoping that...
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A playground makeover, a $10,000 grant, and some phenomenal books are this week’s giveaways featured in our Deals and Freebies Roundup.
Spring is almost here, Read Across America Day is on March 2, and we’ve got all of the right freebies, deals, and giveaways to bring in this time of...
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James Cameron is reportedly preparing to launch America's first vegan/plant-based elementary school in Calabasas, California in Fall 2015.
James Cameron is reportedly preparing to launch America's first vegan/plant-based elementary school in Calabasas, California in Fall 2015. The school...
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Using technology in the classroom is becoming a popular trend among schools nationwide; however, one research scientist and STEM educator believes...
Using technology in the classroom is becoming a popular trend among schools nationwide; however, one research scientist and STEM educator believes...
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World Book Day! Did you know that March 5 is World Book Day?  The day was established 17 years ago and was designated by UNESCO as...
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Educator Robert Sterner shares four crucial teaching opportunities he would miss if he banned cell phones in his classroom.
The topic of banning cell phones in the classroom has been heavily debated by teachers all across the country. One particular teacher believes that...
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