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NBC recently reported that parents still have issues with math homework aligned to Common Core standards but many teachers believe various calculation methods can lead to deeper learning.
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NBC recently reported that parents still have issues with math homework aligned to Common Core standards but many teachers believe various...
As Education World recently reported, teachers are split when it comes to their views on Common Core state standards. NBC’s chief education...
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Nickelodeon actress Tia Mowry joins the National Center for Missing...
The Halloween season is here, and children across the country will put on their best costume and trick-or-treat around their neighborhoods. While it...
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Blackboard has announced its release of a new app that aids teachers in the K-12 market with workflow, tracking, and grading of student submissions.
Today, Blackboard Inc. announced that its software will now be available through an app for its users. The app was designed "to improve faculty...
Students in Canada are using the video service Skype to connect with people related to their learning topics, and the technology is allowing students...
Students at St. Mark Community School in Saskatoon, Canada are using the video service Skype to connect with people related to their learning...
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Share your thoughts on Education World's worksheets and templates. Please take the two-question "Worksheets and Templates" survey. Your feedback is...
Share your thoughts on Education World's worksheets and templates.   Please take the two-question "Worksheets and Templates" survey. Your...
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A teacher put down the briefcase and followed two students around for two days, and was shocked at what she discovered.
How well do teachers know what a student goes through? One teacher decided to put it her assumptions to the test.  Alexis Wiggins, 15-year...
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USC and Mattel Children’s Foundation launched “Speedometry™,” a free program using popular toys to explore scientific concepts.
In order to teach elementary-age students STEM, USC Rossier School of Education and Mattel Children’s Foundation has launched “Speedometry™,” a free...
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Today, NPR has started its 50 Great Teachers series, where the publication will look at some of the world's best teachers and how they are used in...
This morning NPR started a yearlong series called 50 Great Teachers, a series that looks at the 50 greatest teachers of all time.  NPR starts...
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A man with dyslexia created a program that focuses on talking about learning disabilities as a different way of thinking as opposed to an academic...
"Eye to Eye" is a program co-founded by David Flink, who suffered as a misunderstood student with dyslexia when he was in grade school. Flink co-...
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Teachers College is hosting the Kuo Ping Wen Symposium on October 25 to discuss the state of education and teacher training in China and the United...
China has continually led the U.S. in educational rankings for math and science achievement. Even with such a solid standing Columbia University's...