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How Teaching Using Mindfulness or Growth Mindset Can Backfire - EdSurge News

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Art Markman is an expert on what makes people tick. The psychology professor at UT Austin has also become a popular voice working to translate research from the lab into advice for

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France Moves To Ban Students From Using Cellphones In Schools

Last updated: 12/13/2017

France's education chief says that when students go back to school next fall, all mobile phone use will be banned in schools for students roughly ages 15 and under. "These days th

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Frequently Asked Questions

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Who is in this workforce? This workforce consists of professionals who are involved in caring for and teaching children at any point in their development from birth through age 8

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Health Services to Promote Attendance

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Health Services to Promote Attendance See PDF version:  Health Services to Promote Attendance From the first day of enrollment, a young child’s attendance matters! Good attendan

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‘I want to kill children,’ a middle school teacher wrote to his students

Last updated: 12/13/2017

A Colorado middle school teacher who wrote “I want to kill children” in a message to his students has resigned after an internal investigation into the incident. School offi

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Google Calendar: Create a Curriculum Planning Calendar - Teacher Tech

Last updated: 12/13/2017

There are 3.6 million teachers in the US and we do not have a collective way to share our lesson plans. There is some awesome teacher in “Vermont” doing some cool things and we

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Six tactics to help your students deal with stress

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Schools are reporting an increase in stressed-out pupils. But teachers can give young people the tools to cope Educators like me will not be surprised at the results of a survey c

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House GOP higher ed bill moves ahead, despite cries to slow down

Last updated: 12/13/2017

House Republicans are pressing on with a sweeping overhaul of a federal law that governs almost every aspect of higher education, without hearings and despite mounting pressure to

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Does Preschool Pay Off? Tulsa Program Demonstrates Success

Last updated: 12/13/2017

In 2001, not long after Oklahoma had adopted one of the nation’s first universal pre-K programs, researchers from Georgetown University began tracking kids who came out of the pr

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David C. Berliner on the Latest International Test Scores: It’s Poverty, Not Common Core, That Matters

Last updated: 12/13/2017

A few days ago, I wrote a post speculating about whether Common Core had caused the decline in forth grade reading scores on the latest international test. David C. Berliner, one

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