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Teachers around the country consider how different a seventh grader is from a high school sophomore. Opinions vary as to what qualities are shared by younger and older adolescents.
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Schools across the nation are embracing a focus on the arts and creativity to further enhance their science, technology, engineering, and math...
STEM as we know it is getting a new twist by adding the arts, thus making it: STEAM.  Supporters of the addition say a more focused inclusion...
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Teachers around the country consider how different a seventh grader is from a high school sophomore. Opinions vary as to what qualities are shared by...
Are middle school students and high school students all that different? Ariel Sacks, teacher, spearheaded a discussion with middle school and high...
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Teachers give parents tips to survive the meeting that some dread and others eagerly anticipate.
Parent-teacher conferences are stressful for both parties. What should be discussed? How should you prepare? What questions should you ask?...
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September marks National Library Card Sign up Month, when libraries across the country highlight the benefits of being a member of one’s community...
September marks National Library Card Sign up Month, when libraries across the country highlight the benefits of being a member of one’s community...
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Schools in Utah have hopped on the national bandwagon to flip their classrooms in order to help their students succeed.
In response to a number of students failing mathematics, a school in Cottonwood Heights, Utah is flipping its classrooms.  When Pam Loveridge...
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Senkatel has developed and introduced the C1101 Chromebook for the K-12 education market.
Google Chromebooks are taking over the classroom, and electronics manufacturers are hopping on the bandwagon creating their notebooks for eudcators...
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Michelle Rogers, who works for the Roanoke City school system, explains why special education teachers do not give up, even as a number of teachers...
While some teachers are leaving the profession across the nation, it is important to recognize that there are still countless teachers who have...
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The debate over teacher tenure is unlikely to go away. California educator David B. Cohen takes the view that tenure is the right to due process...
Tenure has been under assault around the country and some states have either eliminated teacher tenure or cut back on teacher job protections, making...
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In order to enhance communication with parents and guardians, schools around the country are making their school websites mobile.
In order to stay better connected with parents and become more efficient, school districts around the country are launching new apps offering parents...
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"It’s simply amazing, this institution called public education, and we forget that sometimes while we’re taking it for granted."
How much work does it really take to keep schools aloat? And do people take this for granted? Teachers perform miracles, and the running of public...