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"We take people who have never picked up a firearm before, and we train them," said Greg Martin, CEO of Shield Solutions. "When we're done with them, they're better than most of our law enforcement."
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Ruth's Reusable Resources offers teachers a variety of school supplies donated by more than six hundred businesses.
Now that summer is coming to an end, this could mean teachers spending hundreds of dollars of their own money on classroom materials.  At...
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"We take people who have never picked up a firearm before, and we train them," said Greg Martin, CEO of Shield Solutions. "When we're done with them...
As schools open their doors in a few weeks, more teachers will be trained to carry and, if needed, use guns in high-alert situations.  West...
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Are you looking forward to the new school year? Tell us why!
Summer is coming to an end and teachers and students alike are getting prepared for the first day of school. From lesson plans to school supplies,...
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Chromebooks are topping the education world with sales reaching 5.2 million with a 79% increase over sales for 2013.
Chromebooks are taking over education. This year alone, Chromebook sales have reached 5.2 million, adding up to a 79% increase over sales for 2013,...
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"You simply cannot take a population of ANY group of people and expect across the board outcomes. It just doesn’t happen unless there is some form of...
In an article last week by The Washington Post titled, "Seven things teachers are sick of hearing from school reformers", there was a debate between...
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Schools in California are participating in a program called Verizon Innovative Learning Schools where students and teachers are given iPads to use in...
Racho Minerva Middle School and Vista Innovation and Design Academy are two of the eight schools in the nation chosen to take part in an innovative...
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Under a new law in New Mexico teachers and district employees were trained to detect and report sexual abuse and assault.
At Taos Municipal Schools in New Mexico, hundreds of teachers packed themselves on bleachers in the middle school to undergo training on how to spot...
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Readers were split on the practice of awards that honor "just showing up." Hear what they had to say and share your own opinion on this controversial...
Should kids get a trophy simply for participating in organized sports? Based on the online chatter this question provoked, it seems this issue really...
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"I have had to say much the same thing before. I will keep saying it until I don’t have to say it anymore. Mike Brown’s death must serve to remind us...
When tragic events happen in society and circle throughout the news realm, it is important for educators to have a plan. From Michael Brown, Jordan...
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For many kids and teachers in the Midlands, this week is their first week back to school. For others throughout the nation, this week is the...
Summer is coming to a close, and teachers and administrators all over the country are returning to schools to prepare for the new school year. For...
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