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For many years, toy makers believed that boys want to build things, and girls want to play with dolls.They forgot that girls like to build things too.
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For many years, toy makers believed that boys want to build things, and girls want to play with dolls.They forgot that girls like to build things too...
Construction sets marketed specifically to girls have been appearing all over this holiday season. Mattel Inc. recently acquired Mega Brands,...
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We've gathered up lesson plans to help students learn the Dickens' classic A Christmas Carol.
Five 'A Christmas Carol' Lessons for the Classroom Christmas time is here, and there are plenty of ways that teachers can bring the holidays...
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Republicans in state legislatures across the country are preparing to bring a fresh assault on Common Core education standards.
Republicans in state legislatures across the country are preparing to bring a fresh assault on Common Core education standards. "Strategists...
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It's flu season, and according to a new study, giving flu shots to students in school will not only protect them, but others too.
It's flu season, and according to a new study, giving flu shots to students in school will not only protect them, but others too. "The effect of...
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Middle school students from around the world were recently given the opportunity to take photos of Earth from the International Space Station with...
Middle school students from around the world were recently given the opportunity to take photos of Earth from the International Space Station....
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A technology expert from Texas provides eight innovative ideas for the tech-strapped teacher. The first idea is "making do with what we have [and...
The lack of technology in schools can be tough for some teachers, but there are plenty of strategies for teachers to increase the impact of the tech...
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Algebra can be difficult for some students, but simply retaking the class may not benefit most students, according to a recent study.
Algebra can be difficult for some students, but retaking the class may not be the best strategy for those who struggle with the subject, according to...
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A social networking app for high school students, called After School, has been removed from Apple’s App Store for the second time in a week.
A social networking app for high school students have been removed from Apple’s App Store for the second time in a week. This time, the app, After...
Education World rounds up the top news in STEM education initiatives this week. From programs to projects and conferences to awards, STEM education...
This week in the world of STEM, we're seeing initiatives with the primary focus of building a future workforce. The STEM workforce shortage is no...
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