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An online-learning company, edX, is now offering free courses for students in grades 9 through 12 all over the world.
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An online-learning company, edX, is now offering free courses for students in grades 9 through 12 all over the world.
The online-learning provider, edX, is now expanding beyond higher education to offer courses geared towards high school students.  EdX will...
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According to a recent study by MarketsandMarkets, cloud computing in school districts will be even more prevalent five years from now.
Cloud technology in education is "sky high" in classrooms throughout the nation.  According to a new report on the future of technology in...
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A new app lets two people read the same book at once. Teachers may find the option of shared, yet separate, reading useful for students.
Cricket Media, an education media company and global learning network, announced the launch of a new app, Story Bug, that shares the experience of...
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A new study conducted by Pearson Education finds that students want to use more mobile technology in the classroom.
As mobile learning takes over classrooms across the nation, both teachers and students find using handheld devices makes learning better. Students...
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An unusual use of the popular Venn diagram for a middle school assignment has drawn unwanted scrutiny beyond the school's local community.
A D.C. public school teacher shocked other educators across the country when the instructor gave a six grade class a homework assignment requiring...
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A high school senior's quirky self-submitted photo, originally posted on Instagram, has been shared across many social media outlets and been widely...
A student at Schenectady High School in New York wanted to make his mark during his last year of high school. Instead of a normal yearbook photo,...
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Former Obama Administration economist Jesse Rothstein suggests that teacher tenure should be considered separately from students' performance.
Tenure in public schools has been a regular topic of debate in the education realm. Many have argued that teacher tenure protects "bad teachers," and...
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For teachers who are looking for materials on how to educate their students about the events on September 11, 2001, there are plenty of educational...
Looking for resources to teach September 11 in the classroom? Teachers looking for materials to help them with lesson plans on the September 11...
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"The statistical fact is that most of us are neither exceptional nor awful, but rather somewhere in between. It is social capital that can move...
In the classroom, it is important for students to work harmoniously with one another. Doing so will create a positive working and learning...
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While it's too early to say it's sweeping the nation, the idea of offering free food or drinks to educators has been implemented in a few places....
While it's too early to say deals specific to educators are sweeping the nation, free food and drink promotions are starting to pop up in more places...