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30 Easy Ornament Crafts for Kids That Parents Will Love to Display

Last updated: 12/13/2019

The best ornament crafts for kids are simple to make but still worth displaying proudly at home. We’ve rounded up plenty of ornament craft ideas to try in your classroom in...

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5 Ways Google Forms IMPROVES Learning - Teacher Tech

Last updated: 12/12/2019

Google Forms is the best thing since sliced bread. I cringe every time I still have to fill out a paper form. I’m thinking… someone has to try to read my handwriting and take...

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5 Benefits of Outdoor Education

Last updated: 12/12/2019

Outdoor School (ODS) is a three-day environmental education program for sixth-grade students. It's the capstone to a year spent studying about our local ecosystems, northern...

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Help Your Child Learn to Forgive

Last updated: 12/12/2019

When a friend does something less-than-kind, it’s understandable that children feel hurt, angry, or resentful. Maybe the friend said something unkind or broke something...

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Why Teachers Want Math with More Human Ties

Last updated: 12/11/2019

Why Teachers Want Math with More Human Ties Copy Link  (photographer/iStock) Mathematics is created by humans, math teachers are humans and math students are humans. Yet many...

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How Clean Clothes Can Help Kids with Chronic Absences at School

Last updated: 12/10/2019

How Clean Clothes Can Help Kids with Chronic Absences at School How Clean Clothes Can Help Kids with Chronic Absences at School Listen Copy Link  (NPR/LA Johnson) Like many...

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Character education is just another hurdle to jump

Last updated: 12/10/2019

“The superhero trope can be damaging if it leaves us thinking failure is due to a shortcoming of character” The development of the Department for Education’s work on...

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Why K–12 Students Need to Be Taught to Guard Their Data Online

Last updated: 12/09/2019

A recent McAfee survey of 1,000 college students and recent graduates ages 18 to 25 revealed some startling statistics on how little this tech-savvy cohort knows about data...

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How Schools Can Help Teachers Understand and Address Racial Bias

Last updated: 12/09/2019

How Schools Can Help Teachers Understand and Address Racial Bias Cambridge Street Upper School math teacher Kendal Schwarz works with students, March 29, 2019, in Cambridge,...

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How Education Brings Hope to Refugee Children

Last updated: 12/08/2019

The Jesuit Refugee Service/USA (JRS/USA) provides education, healthcare, and other services to refugees. The guiding principle in this work is to make humanitarian aid part of...

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