Teaching & Learning

6/20/2012

6/20/2012

A Brooklyn public school building that had leaking light fixtures will be moved to the top of the list of schools with PCB problems, and the city will replace its lighting very soon, city officials said last week.

6/20/2012

American children do much better identifying the correct answers to simple scientific tasks than using evidence from their experiments to explain those answers.

6/20/2012

Chase Wilson Education is pleased to announce the release of a new comprehensive Anti-Bullying Curriculum, The Building Blocks of HIB: Bullying Redefined for teachers, counselors and administrators.

6/19/2012

6/19/2012

Educators from across the country will convene at Staff Development for Educators 2012 annual conferences in Las Vegas, July 9- 13, and Chicago, July 21-23.

6/19/2012

To coincide with Lesbian and Gay Pride Month, Brookes Publishing Co. has just released a new evidence-based guidebook, Improving Emotional and Behavioral Outcomes for LGBT Youth: A Guide for Professionals.

6/19/2012

Some Parkway (Mo.) School District seniors will be following doctor's orders starting this coming school year.

6/19/2012

When Kim Neufeld was 6, her first-grade teacher took her mother aside and suggested that Kim be screened for dyslexia.

6/18/2012

6/18/2012

ASCD has gathered a team of renowned education experts to lead intensive, four-day Summer Showcase Institutes this July in Baltimore, Md., and Denver, Colo.

6/18/2012

What would it take to explore an alien spacecraft at the bottom of a lake and rescue 20 abducted town folks before the National Guard steps in?

6/18/2012

Solar power has long been touted for its environmental impact. But now it has a new role: saving teachers' jobs.

6/15/2012

6/15/2012

In a new study, the Thomas B. Fordham Institute recommends Common Core 360 as one of the most effective tools for schools to save money as they implement the CCSS.

6/14/2012

6/14/2012

What one school official calls an “ambitious alignment” will soon affect the county and state’s educational standards, assessments and accountability methods in an effort to meet the future expectations of student achievement.

6/14/2012

A Montreal teacher has been suspended after showing pupils a video said to show the murder of a Chinese student.

6/14/2012

Last week, Mitt Romney released a white paper outlining his vision for education in America.

6/14/2012

The education, health and socioeconomic lot of the children of immigrants, the fastest-growing population group in the U.S., has raised concerns about how those children will perform when they enter the workforce.

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