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Will New Standards Improve Elementary Science Education?

Last updated: 07/12/2018

That’s a problem because careers in science, engineering and math are some of the fastest growing (and best paid) sectors of the American economy. Such jobs made up 6.2 percent o

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Boosting funding early childhood education Pa. is a no-brainer | Opinion

Last updated: 07/11/2018

Lyriq Brooks, 4, left, and Ceyanee Brown, center, 4, work with their Pre-K teacher Shannon Hurley, right, in the Pre-K classroom at the Columbia North YMCA, gluing paper cutouts to

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3 Keys to Transform Instruction with Chromebooks

Last updated: 07/11/2018

While education technology is key to introducing new learning strategies, the technology itself will only be as good as the implementation plan around it. Properly integrating digi

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5 Interactive Web Tools to Use with Students in Class

Last updated: 07/11/2018

One of our favourite resources for student interactives is ReadWriteThink. It provides a wide variety of educational materials to help teachers make the best of technology in their

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8 Things To Teach Your Child To Be

Last updated: 07/11/2018

A Mom's Take 8 Things To Teach Your Child To Be November 7, 2016 Email I have said it before and I will say it again, being a parent is hard work. Some may argue the hardest work.

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New Tech – HUE Animation Studio

Last updated: 07/10/2018

For the last 15 years I have the opportunity to work with kids at Polk State College‘s Kids at College on the Lakeland and Winter Haven campuses. This year created a Stop Motion

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Philip Pullman attacks 'monstrous' English education policy

Last updated: 07/09/2018

The government’s “complete fetish” for exams is badly wrong, according to Philip Pullman, who believes the focus on testing will “ruin children’s lives”. The His Dark

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Applying the Power of Stories to Excite Students About Science

Last updated: 07/09/2018

Like so many teachers around the country, Amy and Ed started a side hustle, although rather than working for someone else in another field, they wanted the freedom to teach how the

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Guest Post via @wmjackson: What TIGER TALKS Experience Tries to Teach Students of HBCUs

Last updated: 07/09/2018

What TIGER TALKS Experience Tries to Teach Students of HBCU’s The motto, “every tiger has a story that needs to be told,” is shared by Professor William Jackson, instructor a

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Integrating The Relaxation Response

Last updated: 07/09/2018

Integrating The Relaxation Response By Chris Thurber Millennia before Harvard University’s Dr. Herbert Benson documented the health benefits of the relaxation response in humans,

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