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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 varies from state to state.
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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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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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A new game, Dino Tales, is now available on iTunes for teachers who wish to help strengthen their students' literacy, reasoning, and inquiry skills.
Kuato Studios, an independent developer, has announced the launch of Dino Tales, a game for students via iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. "Dino Tales...
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A middle and high school history teacher uses the study of travel and tourism as an opportunity to hone students' nascent research skills.
Middle and high school history teacher Kerry Gallagher wrote about the research process she took her students through when teaching them about...
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A newly released book provides both new and old insights into the benefits of reading aloud to students.
Title: In Defense of Read-Aloud: Sustaining Best Practice, by Steven L. Layne. Stenhouse, 2015.    Description:  Kids don’t need...