Articles: Teaching & Learning

Teaching about Islam

Recent news reports of potential bias and discrimination against Muslims bring calls for teaching Islam in public schools.

Are You a Rock Star?

Rock star status, by my definition, tends to be conferred upon people who are able to reach a large number of people with their work and, as a result, affect change.

The Rise of the Rest

Increasing attention to the nurturing of gifted students should be a national imperative.

Black Children Still Left Behind

Educators seek new strategies to address persistent achievement gaps and discrimination against African-American students.

A Call for Technology Leadership

New recommendations urge every superintendent to have a technology strategy—or risk falling behind.

Connecting Curriculum with Community

Service learning projects apply academic skills and knowledge to address real-life issues.

Disney's Planet Challenge Heroes

Students nationwide are solving environmental issues in their community for Disney's Planet Challenge.

Showcasing STEM Careers

A new Web video series shows students where their interests in math and science can lead them in terms of a college education and careers.

Broadening K12 Curriculum in ESEA Reauthorization

Recommendations for how the federal government can better support a well-rounded education for each child.

Dividing Arizona

Critics say recent state immigration policies are segregating schools.

Elevating Special Education

John O'Connor, executive director for special services at the DeKalb (Ga.) County School System, has helped reinvent instruction for special ed students.

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