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He made a post about how "homophones" sound the same, but have different meanings, (e.g., "peace" and "piece"). A week later, he lost his job.
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He made a post about how "homophones" sound the same, but have different meanings, (e.g., "peace" and "piece"). A week later, he lost his job.
Tim Torkildson, an education blogger from Utah, claims he was fired from a language school after he wrote about "homophones" and his boss thought he...
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"With the business of storing and sifting through records of students growing as fast as students are, Congress must act to ensure that safeguards...
The Protecting Student Privacy Act, introduced in the U.S. Senate this week, would restrict the use of students' personal data for commercial...
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Among superintendents aiming to reduce out-of-school suspensions, almost three-quarters expect pushback from teachers, and over half expect...
Superintendents who want to reduce the numbers of student suspensions say teachers and principals are pushing back.  According to a new...
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The worst part of child ID theft is that it can go undetected for years. Learn what family members, employee groups and youth audiences can do to...
Individuals 29 years and younger represent 26 percent of ID-theft victims, and the numbers continue to grow.  According to Azcentral, those...
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National Teacher of the Year Sean McComb had a great high school teacher who became his mentor. Now he's beloved for his commitment to his own...
English teacher Sean McComb, named the 2014 National Teacher of the Year, has some advice for parents this back-to-school season. To build...
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"Sure, young people can quickly figure out how to text using abbreviations and emoticons, but how many know how to intelligently navigate the...
"One of the enigmas of public education is the dearth of important life skills not taught in classrooms." The most common cause for death among...
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Five-year-old Blayze jumped for joy when he saw a yellow school bus come down the drive for his first day of school.
In Brownsburg, Indiana, five-year-old Blayze jumped for joy when he saw a yellow school bus come down the drive for the first day of school....
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"We've shown we can make real progess," said Superintendent Joshua P. Starr. "In no way, shape or form are we saying we are done."
In Maryland's Montgomery County, high school suspensions dropped 37 percent in the past school year as the district made efforts to use alternatives...
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While there's no single recipe for a great educator, top teachers do tend to approach these things differently. Learn their secrets!
What makes a great teacher? And how does a person become one? Many say individuals are born great teachers, but some experts dismiss this idea as a...
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Youth are able to transfer lessons learned by characters on the page into real-life understandings of issues like bigotry toward immigrants, refugees...
Harry Potter series readers felt Hermione’s pain every time Draco Malfoy hurled the derogatory “Mudblood” insult at her, and they cheered Harry and...
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