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Highlights recently released its annual State of the Kid survey, which looks at kids' opinions on parental distractions, school, and extracurricular activities.
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Highlights recently released its annual State of the Kid survey, which looks at kids' opinions on parental distractions, school, and extracurricular...
Organizations and research teams spend most of their time polling adults about kid-related issues and content. Highlights has taken the time to poll...
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Health experts have declared the Ebola epidemic an international health emergency. Help students understand the disease's impact on the global...
Ebola Outbreak: Student Discussion Guide Ebola virus disease (EVD), formally known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever, has been causing worldwide concern...
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Increased physical activity may not lead to improvements in a teen's mental health, but it could lead to better school performance.
In contrast with a recent study finding increased physical activity leading to no improvement in mental health, another study finds that young teens...
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The president recently endorsed a move by education officials to pull back the amount of standardized testing in schools, in favor of upping the...
Overtesting has become a large complaint for parents, teachers, students, and administrators alike across the nation. In response, President Barack...
Finding out what students are reading and encouraging them to read and be accountable for their time is admirable, but are reading logs the best tool...
We teachers might admit that our views on reading logs changed when we became parents. Having a stack of neatly filled out reading log forms is a...
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Educator Elizabeth Stein offers teachers advice for Connected Educator Month: Common Core needs connected educators.
When teachers feel perplexed about various Common Core requirements, there may be opportunities for connecting with other educators to ensure...
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In order to keep up with other technological advances in education, Google Classroom added some features.
Google continues to enhance its software for Google Classroom, an app that helps teachers with basic classroom tasks and organization.  The...
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Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai recently took to YouTube to encourage young women and girls to do one hour of coding.
Malala Yousafzai took to YouTube to encourage young women in every country to try coding just days after winning the Nobel Peace Prize....