Articles about education


Parents Select Schools Based on Way More Than Test Scores, Study Finds

Last updated: 05/12/2019

This is the latest article in The 74’s ongoing ‘Big Picture’ series, bringing American education into sharper focus through new research and data. Go Deeper:See our full...

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6 Powerful Notebook Tools for Teachers and Students

Last updated: 04/21/2019

The rise of digitality has brought with it a host of new transformative learning habits. From annotating and highlighting to searching and accessing information online,...

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Schools using funds for poorer pupils to plug budget gaps – survey

Last updated: 04/21/2019

School budget cuts are “endangering” efforts to improve education for poor pupils, according to a survey that found two-thirds of headteachers say they have cut staff to make...

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Harvard’s Ronald Ferguson explores how to raise successful children

Last updated: 04/20/2019

On a recent afternoon, the Gazette sat down with Ronald Ferguson, an MIT-trained economist who has been teaching public policy for more than three decades at Harvard Kennedy...

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Neuroscience & Education Article - YouCubed

Last updated: 04/15/2019

Summary of a paper published in Also featured in an article in Education Week by Sarah Sparks Many people have seen and been helped by the research on growth mindset (Dweck...

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Getting Creative With SEL

Last updated: 04/09/2019

Finding opportunities to integrate creative expression and movement throughout the school day is a priority in the development of the whole child. Leveraging creative expression...

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Education - Apple Distinguished Educator

Last updated: 04/07/2019

Anthony Johnson United States As a 4th and 5th grade Science and Social Studies teacher at Isenberg Elementary School in Salisbury, North Carolina, Anthony Johnson is motivated...

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Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Will Give $1.6 Million to Study Educators’ Experiences With Ed Tech

Last updated: 04/04/2019

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announced Monday it is providing more than $1.6 million over two years to the Jefferson Education Exchange, a nonprofit that helps educators...

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Assume Good Intentions: Lessons for Responsive Family Engagement | Getting Smart

Last updated: 04/02/2019

Assume Good Intentions: Lessons for Responsive Family Engagement By Pin The number of decisions that the average person makes in a day is seemingly countless. If that person...

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5 Ways Kermit the Frog is a Great Teacher

Last updated: 03/31/2019

Thursday, May 11, 2017 5 Ways Kermit the Frog is a Great Teacher It's no secret that Kermit the Frog is one of my heroes. My Twitter handle is  @jedikermit , my car's license...

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