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How Transparent is School Data When Parents Can’t Find it or Understand it?

Last updated: 06/29/2018

Zuberi admits that he was not aware of McClymonds’ negative indicators on school climate and graduation rates before school officials called him and Kaja in to tell them that Kaj

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New Google Classroom Update Makes Organizing PBL Easier!

Last updated: 06/29/2018

Google came out with a new update that was posted on the Google Blog on Monday, June 25, 2018. This new update is in response to what we have all experienced… a clogged up Stream

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3 Things Parents and Teachers Can Do Better to Help Teens Succeed

Last updated: 06/29/2018

Parents look to teachers to help their kids make sense of the world and use information in beneficial ways. But a parent's role is similar. We don't just take care of our kids - we

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Once a teacher, always a teacher, or why I write the books I write

Last updated: 06/29/2018

One of the most beautiful aspects of books are the many ways they can be read, interpreted. I remember the debates we had at my university when we were discussing various models, a

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PMP:118 Growing Leaders Takeaways – Crucial Conversations About Students

Last updated: 06/29/2018

The other morning, I woke up early in a hotel room in Atlanta, Georgia. For a moment, I couldn’t remember where I was. Then it dawned on me that I was presenting that morning at

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The Benefits of Cultivating Curiosity in Kids

Last updated: 06/29/2018

In April, for example, Prachi Shah, an associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Michigan, published findings from a study of 6,200 children and found that elevated cu

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Piqued: The case for curiosity - The Hechinger Report

Last updated: 06/29/2018

Jamie Jirout was not the sort of student who simply took a textbook at its word. In her first semester of college, she asked her psychology professor if she could assist in the pro

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5 Ways Family Meals Can Create A Happier, Healthier Child

Last updated: 06/28/2018

All families seem to have so much on their plates now days. With parents working, children’s extracurricular activities, taking care of a home and the other little details, life

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Almost half of parents take child out of school for holiday

Last updated: 06/28/2018

Almost half of parents have taken their child out of school to go on holiday, with many saying it is too expensive to go away during the summer break, a poll suggests. More than o

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Alumnus Honors Mister Rogers Legacy

Last updated: 06/28/2018

Junlei Li ensures Rogers' lessons continue to help children around the world As a graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University in 1999, Junlei Li was literally Fred Rogers' neigh

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