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A new report conducted by the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education and The National Center for Innovation in Education suggests "overhauling how school and student success is measured in the United States."
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A new report conducted by the Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education and The National Center for Innovation in Education suggests "...
Standardized testing has become a large issue in schools across the country and now even the Obama administration has agreed to aid in the pullback...
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A new study finds that teachers know just as much about technology as their students.
Teachers may be under the impression that their students know more about technology than they do, but a recent study says, "not so fast." A new...
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A Wired writer asks, “Are Americans getting dumber?” and shares his ideas to improve the quality of education in the country.
American students' tests scores leave something to be desired when compared globally and the country may find its position as a global leader in...
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Due to nationwide concern about student safety on school buses, the Department of Transportation has created a new technology that targets drivers...
An accident involving a school bus has led to an innovative tool to improve bus and pedestrian safety. A new technological device will now be able...
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Wednesday is Unity Day! Wearing orange on Unity Day means that you’re showing support for stomping out bullying while coming together as a community...
Wednesday is Unity Day! Wearing orange on Unity Day means that you’re showing support for stomping out bullying while coming together as a...
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There has been a steep drop in the number of students who are deciding to become teachers and California has experienced the largest enrollment...
Not as many students are enrolling in teacher preparation programs in recent years compared to past years. While a definitive cause for the drop is...
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Veteran teacher Lee Kronert offers teachers five reasons why a teacher's right to lifetime tenure should be protected.
Teacher tenure may be one of the most controversial issues in education today. While some argue that teacher tenure should be eliminated completely,...
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A new study will depict whether or not students can learn algebra through the implementation of their own interests, such as Instagram and video...
Getting students to learn algebra can be tough, but what if Instagram, video games, and other student interests were in the mix? A new study...
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Award-winning singer Taylor Swift will join forces with Scholastic to release a video endorsing the importance of reading and writing.
Taylor Swift has joined forces with Scholastic to release a video of a 30-minute conversation about the importance of reading and writing for young...
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A recent survey finds that teachers demand more Common Core training and they especially want more PD related to the actual content of the standards...
Teachers who received extra training and support with Common Core State Standards found that they have positive experiences in the classroom, and...
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