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By admin On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
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My Art Is a Reflection of My Story: National PTA Reflections Student Arts Showcase at ED

Student artists whose works focused on the theme “What Is Your Story?” gathered at the U.S. Department of Education (ED) on Jan. 16, 2018, to be celebrated for their awards in the 2018 National PTA Reflections® More...

By admin On Friday, February 9th, 2018
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Why You Ought to Rejoice Nationwide Faculty Counseling Week

It simply figures that Nationwide Faculty Counseling Week begins the day after the Tremendous Bowl. The nation gorges on guacamole-covered hen wings on Sunday, and when America’s most misunderstood group More...

By admin On Friday, February 2nd, 2018
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Secretary DeVos Convenes Higher Education Summit: Innovation Blends Technology and the Personal Touch

“We need to question everything; to look for ways in which we can improve, and embrace the imperative of change. At the end of the day, success shouldn’t be measured by how much ivy is on the wall,” More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Secretary DeVos Convenes K-12 Summit: Innovation Starts with a Focus on the Learner

“There are a number of challenges and opportunities facing American students,” said U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. “And Washington, D.C. does not have all the answers. But government can be More...

By admin On Saturday, January 27th, 2018
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National #SchoolChoice Week 2018: Recognizing the Diverse Career Goals And Academic Needs of Students

January 21-27, 2018 is National School Choice Week! President Donald J. Trump issued a proclamation marking the event. In the words of U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, School choice is not about More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Calling Local Heroes Directly into Action; Apply to be an ED School Ambassador Fellow

“But I’m just a teacher…” We, teachers, change the mindsets of self-doubters, instill a lifelong love of learning for many, care for the children of others as if they’re our own, and play a major More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Extending the Silence

How long do you think teachers pause, on average, after asking a question? Several studies from the 1970s on have looked into the effect that the amount of time teachers pause after asking a question has on More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
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“The Spirit is There”

“When can I go back to school?” When that experience is disrupted, getting back to school can mean everything to students. And the adults who care for them — parents, educators and civic leaders — feel More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
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Socratic Seminars in World Language Classes

The Socratic seminar is often discussed in the context of English language arts classes. Among its benefits, practitioners mention drawing on the value of open conversations to foster deep thinking and analysis, More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
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Finding the Beauty of Math Outside of Class

A math trail is an activity that gets students out of the classroom so they can (re)discover the math all around us. Whether out on a field trip or on school grounds, students on a math trail are asked to solve More...

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