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The Genesis of Kuri, the Friendly Home Robot

Last updated: 12/01/2017

Over the courseof thousands of years, dogs have evolved alongside humans to be awesome. Unlike their wild ancestors, they don't gnaw on us (usually). They stick up for us. They go

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'We help them flourish and bloom': using nature to keep students in education

Last updated: 12/01/2017

At a time when 790,000 young people are not in education, employment or training, a project teaching skills such as horticulture and floristry is helping encourage some to give lea

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Class Tech Tips: MakerBot Educators Guidebook for 3D Printing in the Classroom

Last updated: 11/30/2017

What does 3D printing look like in your school? The team at MakerBot just sent me their new guidebook for educators and I’m excited to share some highlights with you! TheMakerBot

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K is for Kind: A National Survey on Kindness and Kids

Last updated: 11/30/2017

“Providing parents and teachers the tools and resources they need to help instill kindness and empathy in their children is at the core Sesame’s mission. We want to engage in a

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Focus on Early Learning

Last updated: 11/30/2017

What children learn in their first few years of life–and how they learn–can affect their health and success as they grow into adulthood. NICHD-funded studies show that supporti

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10 Best Kids Books To Help With Everyday Life - Local Mom Scoop

Last updated: 11/30/2017

Sometimes, my daughter, has something bad happen to her at school that may not be a big deal to some, but it’s a big deal to her. In this book, Braden was so excited about his up

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Peaceful Parent Happy Kids Online Course

Last updated: 11/30/2017

(Or continue below to read more about what you'll learn each week.) Course Curriculum Summary Week 1- Peaceful Parenting 101 No one is peaceful all the time. But when you commit y

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Can This Game-Like App Help Students Do Better in School?

Last updated: 11/30/2017

FRESNO, Calif. — A group of seventh- and eighth-grade girls sat around a lunch table discussing a new game-like app they use in school. Danna Rodriguez somewhat sullenly said she

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Students with BTECs do worse at university – here's how we close the gap | Angus Holford

Last updated: 11/30/2017

BTECs have been lauded for widening access to university, but once students get there they receive worse outcomes Every so often a new study tells us privately-schooled pupils per

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'If she said no, he would hit her': stories of sexual harassment in schools

Last updated: 11/30/2017

Sexual harassment is not confined to the high-profile worlds of film and politics – as editor of Schools Week Laura McInerney recently pointed out, it’s a problem in schools to

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